Jan 15, 2012 15:55 EST
ORLANDO, Florida (Reuters) - Time share mogul David Siegel welcomed a filmmaker's proposal in 2007 to document his construction of what was to be the nation's largest family home -- an opulent 90,000-square-foot mansion named "Versailles" after the French palace and conceived during a housing boom.
Nov 24, 2011 19:00 EST
Apr 22, 2011 17:07 EDT
Manny Pacquiao fought there, the Green Bay Packers won a Super Bowl there and bull riding and motorcross races have been staged there.
Feb 06, 2011 17:49 EST
DALLAS (Reuters) - Green Bay Packers linebacker Erik Walden failed in his quest to be fit for Sunday's Super Bowl against the Pittsburgh Steelers and will sit out the game with a sprained ankle, the team said Sunday.
Jan 10, 2011 10:20 EST
Lovers of PlayStation 3 console shooter video games are being armed with assault rifle controllers by accessory makers playing into battle hero fantasies.
Jan 04, 2011 16:45 EST
Nebraska DT Baker Steinkuhler gets 9 months' probation, fine and license suspension for DUI. Nebraska defensive tackle Baker Steinkuhler has been sentenced to nine months of probation after pleading guilty to driving under the influence.
Dec 31, 2010 10:12 EST
NEW DELHI (Reuters Life!) - Urban Indians are making the most of new-found economic independence and confidence this New Year's Eve to shed traditional celebrations for the delights of bowling, go-karting, indoor golf and other diversions.
Dec 28, 2010 10:20 EST
A vacationing President Barack Obama spent Monday with his children and those of his friends, going bowling and playing basketball before treating them to Hawaii's famed shave ice.
Dec 27, 2010 16:21 EST
Gators without Jenkins, Hurt, Marsh and Sanders for Outback Bowl against Penn State. Florida will be without cornerback Janoris Jenkins and three other starters against Penn State in the Outback Bowl.
Dec 21, 2010 17:26 EST
Ho-hum: JoePa celebrates 84th birthday with 2-a-day Penn State practice session in Florida. No special plans for Joe Paterno on his 84th birthday ? just two Penn State practices.
Dec 05, 2010 22:46 EST
Michigan State-Alabama headlines non-BCS bowls; Notre Dame-Miami also a highlight. Michigan State received a nice consolation prize after being left out of the Bowl Championship Series.
Nov 30, 2010 19:05 EST
Texas A&M accepts bid to play in 2011 Cotton Bowl against Southeastern Conference opponent. Texas A&M has accepted an invitation to play in the Cotton Bowl.
Oct 08, 2010 18:54 EDT
As angst mounts over disputed calls in baseball playoffs, even PBA turning to instant replay. While baseball is still refusing to fully embrace video replay, another sport with balls and strikes is getting on board. The Professional Bowlers Association will begin using replay to resolve disputed calls.
Oct 08, 2010 17:26 EDT
Fire at vacant Los Angeles County bowling alley sends up balls of fire, roof caves in. Firefighters say a blaze at a vacant California bowling alley in Bellflower sent up huge plumes of smoke, but no one was injured, and it appeared they would be able to save all the buildings around it.
Oct 03, 2010 13:42 EDT
Buffalo Bills ultimate tailgater Ken Johnson excited to be back in familiar spot. Though he technically never left his normal parking spot a few football fields south of Ralph Wilson Stadium, Buffalo Bills super tailgater Ken Johnson couldn't help but be relieved about returning to where he belongs.
Oct 01, 2010 23:59 EDT
Historic Pearl Harbor, Hickam military bases finish merger to become joint base. Two historic Oahu military bases have formally merged.
Sep 18, 2010 13:55 EDT
Buffalo Bills tailgater convinced to stay in same spot; bowling ball shots, though, are going. Ken Johnson, the Buffalo Bills tailgating institution, isn't moving after all.
Jul 09, 2010 20:00 EDT
Emily RiveraÕs cocktail tray is overloaded.The waitress at Strike Zone Bowling Center inside Sunset Station is busiest on Thursdays, during one of the alleyÕs many nights of league bowling.
Jun 07, 2010 10:12 EDT
US Bowling Congress says Pa. man set national record with 47 consecutive strikes. The United States Bowling Congress says a central Pennsylvania man has set a national record with 47 consecutive strikes.
Apr 19, 2010 21:13 EDT
Hall of Fame bowler Marion Ladewig, who dominated sport in 1950s, dies at age 95. Marion Ladewig (LA'-da-wig), who dominated women's bowling from the mid-1940s until her retirement in 1963, has died. She was 95.