- Job at Nike turns Ball State grad into marathoner Updated: Mar-08-14 2:26 pm
- Transgender woman sues CrossFit over competition Updated: Mar-07-14 6:47 pm
- First lady to host 3rd kids' recipe challenge Updated: Mar-05-14 1:40 pm
- EXCHANGE: Adults taking dance classes in Decatur Updated: Mar-03-14 9:14 am
- USDA adds foods to moms and kids food program Updated: Feb-28-14 12:08 pm
- Parkour goes from YouTube fad to fitness craze Updated: Feb-28-14 1:48 am
- Prince Global Sports moving to Atlanta Updated: Feb-27-14 8:16 pm
- Behavior of Portland flasher turns menacing Updated: Feb-27-14 5:19 pm
- New food labels would highlight calories and sugar Updated: Feb-27-14 12:12 pm
- Teacher works to make fitness a fun family affair Updated: Feb-27-14 10:07 am
- A look at the changing obesity landscape for kids Updated: Feb-26-14 4:34 pm
- Army study gives women taste of combat tasks Updated: Feb-26-14 3:16 pm
- Lessons on salt for dietitians ... by a chip maker Updated: Feb-26-14 11:05 am
- Cut out junk food ads in schools, government says Updated: Feb-25-14 9:04 pm
- Michelle Obama visits Miami to promote fitness Updated: Feb-25-14 6:18 pm
- Review: New Samsungs will appeal to fitness fans Updated: Feb-25-14 3:14 pm
- Urban students take their best shots at squash Updated: Feb-25-14 2:10 am
- Casino gambling key to survival for 2 Mass. tracks Updated: Feb-23-14 6:44 pm
- Program gives St. Louis students better lunches Updated: Feb-23-14 1:20 pm
- Samsung's new smartwatches have fitness features Updated: Feb-23-14 11:48 am
- Yoga attracts thousands to Detroit's Ford Field Updated: Feb-22-14 4:06 pm
- Lawmaker takes aim at Capitol food, fitness habits Updated: Feb-22-14 1:16 pm
- SOCHI SCENE: Eat healthy, shoot cleanly Updated: Feb-20-14 2:37 am
- Langton revels in getting his 1st Olympic medal Updated: Feb-18-14 4:09 am
- Experts: Obesity often starts before kindergarten Updated: Feb-16-14 9:51 am
LOGANSPORT, Indiana - Bryce Baldwin never pictured himself running a marathon. That changed when he started working for Nike.
SAN FRANCISCO - A transgender woman in Northern California has sued the company behind the popular CrossFit workouts for refusing to let her compete in the female division of its annual fitness competitions.
WASHINGTON - Michelle Obama is working again with Epicurious and the departments of Education and Agriculture on a third nationwide recipe contest to promote healthy eating among kids.
DECATUR, Illinois - The students shuffled into the room and discarded the accoutrements of who they were outside of it: coats, gloves, purses. It was time to become someone else.
WASHINGTON - Pregnant women and mothers who get federal assistance with their grocery bills will now be able to buy more whole-grain foods, yogurt, fish, fruits and vegetables.
BROOKLINE, Massachusetts - The spirited sport known as parkour that treats the world as one big obstacle course is gaining traction outside of the urban enthusiasts whose YouTube-worthy acrobatics spread its popularity.
ATLANTA - A leading manufacturer of tennis and racket sports equipment and apparel has announced that its company's headquarters are moving to Atlanta.
PORTLAND, Oregon - Some joggers in prosperous neighborhoods of north Portland say that at first they didn't even bother calling the police about the pantsless man exposing himself during their predawn runs. They brushed it off as another example of Portland weird.
WASHINGTON - Those "Nutrition Facts" labels on nearly every food package in grocery stores are getting a new look.
KOKOMO, Indiana - It's tough to keep up with Tricia Harlow at Family Fitness Nights. She never stops moving.
NEW YORK - Is the anti-obesity message finally getting through?
FORT STEWART, Georgia - Standing just over 5 feet, Army Spc. Karen Arvizu is barely a foot taller than the anti-tank missile she carries in both arms and loads into an armored vehicle. She stands on her tip-toes to wrestle open the 300-pound top hatch.
HOUSTON - Snack and soda makers that often are blamed for fueling the nation's obesity rates also play a role in educating the dietitians who advise Americans on healthy eating.
WASHINGTON - It's not just about what America's kids are getting in the lunch line.
MIAMI - First Lady Michelle Obama stopped at a Miami rec center Tuesday to continue her fight against childhood obesity by ensuring that children are staying healthy throughout their day, including after the school bell rings.
NEW YORK - Samsung is banking on you shaping up this spring.
PHILADELPHIA - Sakora Miller remembers being puzzled when a group of strangers visited her gym class in tough west Philadelphia and offered to teach them a sport.
BOSTON - By any measure, horse racing has been in marked decline for years in Massachusetts, leaving operators of the state's two tracks eyeing casino gambling as their last, best hope for survival.
ST. LOUIS - Students at Marian Middle School in St. Louis don't get the usual school lunch of chicken fingers, pizza or fries, thanks to a program operated by Saint Louis University.
BARCELONA, Spain - Samsung unveiled two new computerized wristwatches on Sunday, this time including health sensors and related fitness features to give people a reason to buy one.
DETROIT - Downward dog and locust poses replaced bruising tackles and spectacular touchdowns at Detroit's Ford Field as yoga took over the turf.
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - An Illinois lawmaker is challenging others at the state Capitol to not only talk the talk on smaller government, but also walk the walk.
KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia - Two days after winning her first career medal at the Sochi Games, Tiril Eckhoff helped Ole Einar Bjoerndalen and the rest of the Norwegian biathlon team to an historic gold medal in the first Olympic mixed relay on Wednesday.
KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia - Steve Langton's workout regimen is the stuff of legend around the U.S. bobsled team, so much so that a pair of fellow athletes made a video a couple years ago chronicling his exploits.
FLORENCE, Alabama - A new study in the New England Journal of Medicine found that among children between ages 5 and 14, nearly 12 percent developed obesity - 10 percent of girls and nearly 14 percent of boys.