The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, now two weeks into the 2016 campaign, heads West this week with the first of three events before returning to the East Coast. The stock car set will be in Las Vegas on Monday before moving on to Phoenix and Fontana. Kevin Harvick, the reigning Kobalt … [Read more...] about NASCAR Sprint Cup heads West for three races
No, this one isn’t directly because of global warming. You can pin this month’s weird weather flip on the record-breaking El Niño weather pattern that’s happening this year. It’s pushed the jet stream, which usually keeps the East Coast cool, … [Read more...] about Why the East Coast is warmer than the West Coast right now
The week of September 20-27 will see over 1,000 of the world’s fittest athletes race for gold at the UCI Road World Championships, with historic Richmond, Virginia, playing host. This edition of road worlds, an event that leaves Europe only occasionally, offers a huge … [Read more...] about HERE COME CYCLING’S ROAD WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS: One of the biggest and best weeks in bicycle racing is headed to the US for only the second time ever
Intimidated by the thought of skiing in the Rockies? Don't be. Whether you stick close to the bunny hill or you're a mogul master, virtually every downhill ski resort in Alberta is celebrating the new season with something fresh and exciting, whether it's a new lift, a new run or … [Read more...] about Head west if you’re looking for the ultimate slope experience
MIAMI —Hurricane Irma regained intensity Friday afternoon after a mid-morning adjustment. In their 5 p.m. advisory, National Hurricane Center forecasters said an eyewall replacement that had helped weaken winds was quickly completed. Sustained winds had returned to 193 km/h … [Read more...] about Hurricane Irma regains strength, continues heading west towards U.S.