Cheryl Wheeler

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'Justice for Trayvon' Rallies Bring Martin's Family to the Fight

Outside federal courthouses in more than 100 cities across the country, people are rallying in hopes of provoking the Department of Justice to file …

Helen Thomas Dead: Pioneering White House Journalist Dies at 92

Helen Thomas, the face of American journalism at the White House for over five decades died today at the age of 92.<p>Thomas' career ranged through ten …

The Best Neighborhood Coffee Shops In Manhattan

New Yorkers take their coffee seriously.<p>Street corners are dominated by Starbucks, and city favorites include Stumptown Coffee, La Colombe, East Village espresso bar Abraço and California import Blue Bottle Coffee.<p>But it's not just about the coffee, but also the people and atmosphere.<p>Check out ten …

Coffee

Wade's ex-wife holds personal protest

The ex-wife of NBA basketball player Dwyane Wade sat on a piece of cardboard outside the Daley Center on Friday holding a sign that read: “Miami Heat Star Mother of His Children on the Streets.”<p>Siohvaughn Wade said she would “live on the streets” as she protested what she called the “injustice” of …

Jordan Farmar Taking Massive Pay Cut to Return to LA Lakers

The Los Angeles Lakers have announced their acquisition of Jordan Farmar, who is taking a rather sizable pay cut in order to hook back up with his old squad.<p>Farmar was set to make anywhere between $5 million and $10 million over the remainder of his contract with Anadolu Efes.<p>He talked about what …

Basketball

How Many Quarterback Sacks for the Green Bay Packers in 2013?

The success of the 3-4 defensive scheme that defensive coordinator Dom Capers utilizes for the Green Bay Packers hinges on pressuring the quarterback.<p>First, the defense has to stop the run and force a team to pass. Once that happens, Capers wants one of four things to happen.<p>One, sack the …

NFL

Williams swings to 50th win of the year

World number one Serena Williams racked up her 50th win of the year on Saturday when she cruised past Klara Zakopalova of the Czech Republic to reach the Swedish Open final.<p>Williams showed little mercy as she swept to a 6-4, 6-0 victory to set up a clash with home player Johanna Larsson in Sunday's …

NCAA refutes concussion-suit claims

CHICAGO -- Rejecting claims made in a lawsuit concerning concussions, the NCAA said Saturday it has taken steps to protect student athletes from head …

National Geographic Magazine

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Extreme Sports

Trayvon Martin's parents speak amid day of post-verdict vigils

A week after a verdict of not guilty was delivered in the George Zimmerman trial, thousands of supporters of Trayvon Martin and his family gathered across the country to press for further federal investigation into the circumstances surrounding the teen's shooting death.<p>“I’d like the world to know …

How to Prevent Common Running Injuries

Proper form, strength training, and the right shoes can prevent injury.<p>It's an all too common scenario: Runner begins training program. A month or so later, a twinge settles on a knee. Runner stretches, pops ibuprofen, keeps running. A few—or maybe 100—runs later, runner is on the couch, ice pack …

Exercise

Running On Air: Breathing Technique

A revolutionary way to breathe can help you run better and sidestep injury.<p>In my early days as a runner, I, like most, didn't give any thought to my breathing. I took up the sport in high school—back in the '70s—and as a senior on the cross-country team, I won the individual league championship, a …

Yoga

Seven Habits of Highly Effective Runners and Eaters

Simple habits of a healthy life.<p>People who take up running (and stick to it) and people who lose pounds (and keep them off) have habits in common. Here they are:<p><b>1. Create a support network.</b><p>Make friends to meet for workouts, share victories with, and comfort through setbacks and bad races. A …

Fitness