Thousands Of Athletes Prepare For Special Olympics This Week"It was probably a little on the small side," Olympic icon Rafer Johnson, who welcomed those competitors in 1968, recalled recently with a chuckle, "but it had an unbelievable amount of enthusiasm."
Ex-Wrestling Coach Pleads Not Guilty To Molesting AthletesLos Angeles County prosecutors say Thomas Joseph Snider entered pleas on Thursday to 41 felony and misdemeanor charges of child molesting and committing lewd acts on children.
16 Pro Athletes And Coaches Who Served In The MilitaryWe take a look at professional athletes and coaches who have served in the military.
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Sheckler Foundation Hits $1M In Charitable GivingPro skateboarder Ryan Sheckler says his foundation has reached the milestone of donating more than $1 million to support pediatric causes, programs for at-risk youth and help for injured action sports athletes.
Federal Appeals Court Upholds Calif. School Gender-Equity RulingA federal appeals court says a San Diego County school district gave unequal treatment to female athletes.
5 Sports Careers Busted By Legal TroublesWe take a look at five other athletes whose careers were wrecked by trouble with the law.
Top 5 Protagonist Athletes In Sports TodaySome athletes have decided that a competitive edge does not necessarily come exclusively with discourtesy, incivility or ego — but rather, it can be enhanced with generosity, amiability and class.
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Bill Would Exempt Olympic Medalists From TaxesLegislation that would exempt California athletes who win Olympic medals from paying state taxes on their cash prizes passed the state Assembly on Friday and prompted a spirited debate among lawmakers about who deserves freedom from tax collectors.
Sports Verdict: Should NASCAR Drivers Be Considered True Athletes?In the wake of Jimmie Johnson securing his 6th NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Championship, Donovan McNabb expressed his belief that NASCAR drivers are not true athletes. Is he out of line, or is this type of racing in no way a sport?