News from the Field

Leipheimer Wins Stage One of PCC

Levi Leipheimer of team Radio Shack won stage one of the USA Pro Cycling Challenge on Tuesday with a breakaway attack in the last 500 yards of the 99.3-mile stage. Leipheimer’s time, along... Read More

East Coast Quake Damages Structures

Engineers across the eastern seaboard checked homes and office buildings for damage on Wednesday in the wake of a 5.9-magnitude earthquake that rattled East Coast cities. The quake, which was... Read More

Sprinter Freezes Feet Before Worlds

Justin Gatlin, the 2004 Olympic 100 meter champion, showed up in Dageu, South Korea for the world track and field championships with blistered, frostbitten feet after a misadventure with an... Read More

Bodies Found in Joshua Tree

Authorities are investigating the cause of death of two people found dead in Joshua Tree National Park on Monday night. A couple visiting the park found a man's body along Black Eagle Mine Road in... Read More

Veerpalu Gets 3-Year Doping Ban

Two-time Olympic gold medalist Andrus Veerpalu of Estonia has received a three-year doping ban from cross-country skiing after testing positive for HGH. Samples taken after a race in January showed... Read More