Don't just hibernate this season ... get on your bike
New non-stop flights to Puerto Rico make it easier to reach an island that has mastered the art of blending cultures – and cocktails
The storm is currently brewing in the North Atlantic, and some predict it could soon batter the US with 100mph winds
England suffered yet another defeat in the opening Twenty20 match against Australia and need to win the remaining two if they are to take the series
The prolific writer and activist died in poverty in 1970, but soon came to be considered one of America's greatest writers
BP suffered another blow today after the oil giant announced it is taking a $1.1 billion (£675 million) hit on an uneconomic oil prospect off the coast of Brazil.
What's in a number? You've chosen your itinerary and ship, and booked your cruise, so does it really matter where your cabin is? The answer depends on your priorities.
Take your partner, family, golf clubs… or a good pair of walking boos
His captain is tipping him to follow in his father's footsteps and forge an England career, but Northamptonshire's Twenty20 hero David Willey would not be surprised if dad Peter never turned up to see him play.
I first came to Edinburgh when I was 18 to serve on the Perrier Awards panel, and was inspired to try stand-up myself. In the intervening 22 years the press initially dubbed me a a 'fresh face', then 'a rising star', then an 'established name'. This year I was described as a 'permanent fringe fixture'. Like the rain, the sweaty venues and the panpipe players outside Waverley station, I have become part of the festival furniture.
Paul Casey's chances of extending his proud run of playing in the last 12 Open Championships will be on a knife edge at Castle Stuart today. Just one 11th-hour ticket to play in the year's third major, which starts at Muirfield on Thursday, is available to the field at this weekend's Scottish Open.
Woodrow West and Ian Gaynair reveal they were offered a bribe before the 6-1 defeat in Portland on Tuesday
India (236 for two) beat West Indies (234 for nine) by eight wickets
There was one rule devised that helped a bowler... which was lbw, in 1774
Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq admitted his side's batsmen were “totally lost” after mis-firing again on the way to a 67-run defeat by South Africa.
Almost a year after his son Tom was found dead on the tracks near Wimbledon Park Tube station, former England batsman and assistant coach Matthew Maynard has hit out at claims that the former Glamorgan and Surrey player was "a druggie".