Fury, anarchy, martyrdom: Why the youth of Brazil are (forever) protesting, and how their anger may consume the World Cup.
The photograph captures the terror and swift response after the Boston Marathon bombings. It also shows Devin Wang, the woman behind the wheelchair, doing what she can to help.
Once the quirky domain of super athletes, triathlons have hit the mainstream and brought along an increasing number of deaths. What's happening? There are no simple answers.
Runner No. 3694 in the Chicago Marathon was known as Superman. Runner No. 21385 was nine months' pregnant. At Mile 26, their paths diverged. And there's no explaining why only one crossed the finish line.
Even after all his awful secrets came out, after he was sent away as a monster, Joe O'Brien held on to the craziest dream. He would coach again.
A journey by three NFL players raises awareness of the plight of West African farmers
The former Detroit Pistons star is the same old Bad Boy. But while he still irritates the NBA, his edgy style is perfect for the WNBA.
Bobby Riggs, The Mafia and The Battle of the Sexes
Wrestling's most famous winner is taking on one final battle: To save his sport and all he's ever been.
An insider's up-close-and-personal chronicle of the France family, the most powerful lineage in American sports
Can a fly rod really hold the secret of life? In the central Montana mountains, a paralyzed man and his wife are proving the answer just might be yes.
Johnny Callison's walk-off home run won the last All-Star Game hosted by the Mets. His fortunes elsewhere were even more dramatic.
Twelve stars write letters of advice to themselves as young athletes
A journey into the world of Italy's racist soccer thugs.
Brittney Griner wears bow ties, dates women and dunks with abandon. Call her names if you like -- she is done hiding from haters.
The Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race pushes participants to the brink on an unforgiving trek to the end of the world. And, as one writer who tracked the race by air discovers, that is exactly the point.