Tag: running

FORT SCOTT — Crest High’s Ursula Billings kept up her golden running Thursday at the Fort Scott Invitational. In a meet that featured runners from Fort Scott, Pittsburg, Chanute, Humboldt, Marmaton Valley and Jayhawk-Linn, Billings…

Thirty hearty participants endured a muggy Saturday morning in the inaugural John Brown Duathlon. The event required participants to sandwich runs of 5 and 10 kilometers around a 40k bicycle ride. The route took the…

The secret to a healthier life may lie in the guts of elite athletes. Scientists who studied marathon runners discovered a type of bacteria that flourished in their digestive tracts. These Veillonella bacteria produce a…

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Another Olympic medalist has criticized the IAAF’s testosterone regulations and said she will refuse to take hormone-reducing medication. Margaret Wambui of Kenya, who won bronze in the 800 meters behind Caster…

I doubt I’ll ever get the opportunity to meet Joe Biden to know if he would greet me with a hug, but judging by some, it wouldn’t be out of character. The trouble with today’s…

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Former Texas Rep. Beto O’Rourke announced today that he’ll seek the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, pledging to win over voters from both major parties as he tries to translate his political…