Soccer may be the most popular sport in the world. In the United States, a record 850,000 boys and girls played soccer around the country during the 2018-2019 season. A study of more than 80,000 teenage soccer players has revealed female players are twice as likely to suffer concussions.
About 30 miles south of Lakeville, Minnesota, lies the Montgomery National Golf Club, featuring eight water hazards (penalty areas) and tree-lined fairways. It also features a yellow submarine, a guitar-shaped bunker that is 50 yards long and a photo of the Fab Four on the wall behind the pro shop counter.
Even with the rain delay, sluggish start, bad penalties, inconvenient turnovers and overtime, it wasn’t enough to stop the Houston Cougars (6-1, 4-0 American) as they found a way to survive against the East Carolina Pirates (3-4, 1-2 American) 31-24 in overtime Saturday at TDECU Stadium.
I first heard Billy Graham preach in 1970 at the old Cowboys Stadium in Irving. The legendary teams of Tom Landry had yet to play in the stadium, which was in its last stages of construction. I sat in rapt silence with more than 50,000 others as Graham preached.
Dense fog formed over most of Galveston County, including Galveston Island, early this morning prompting a brief Dense Fog Advisory for morning commuters. The reappearance of fog is yet another indicator of the changing season (in addition to the blustery cold front that blew into the area l…
It was never going to take much rebooting to make an adaptation of Frank Herbert’s beloved “Dune” better than its 1984 disappointment, helmed by David Lynch.
Perfect through four, Houston left-hander's Framber Valdez took a two-hit shutout into the seventh and became the first pitcher this postseason to complete eight innings, leading the Astros over Boston 9-1 on Wednesday for a 3-2 lead in the AL Championship Series.
Eating less meat may be better for the planet and our bodies, but making the switch can seem daunting.
One of the dangers of surgery is infections, and treating them early is important to prevent complications. A high school science project has developed sutures treated with beet juice that change colors from bright red to dark purple when there’s an infection.