• Video: Fan Behind Plate at PNC Park Injured by Foul Tip

    by Michael Gaio April 2015

    Monday’s Cubs-Pirates game was delayed 23 minutes after a scary incident in the second inning. Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro fouled off a 90-mile-per-hour pitch from Pirates pitcher A.J. Burnett and the ball hit a woman standing behind home plate.

  • Sudden Death in Young Athletes Remains Quite Rare

    by Tom Avril, Inquirer Staff Writer April 2015

    Any parent who heard about the sudden death Saturday of St. Joseph's Prep athlete Ryan Gillyard will be asking the question: Could that happen to my child?

  • HS Athletic Facility Construction Halted by Deaths

    by Michael Gaio April 2015

    After two deaths in one week, Argyle Independent School District near Dallas is halting work on a new high school athletic facility.

  • Post-Game Plane Crash Kills Illinois State Assistant

    by Michael Gaio April 2015

  • The AB Extra: April 3

    by Michael Gaio April 2015

    We dive into the second edition of The AB Extra with some Final Four coverage, an April Fools Day tweet gone wrong and heroics from two YMCA lifeguards. Today we begin with this heartwarming display of sportsmanship in women’s college basketball.

  • Golf Tournament's Windstorm Preparation Pays Off

    by Tony Doris Palm Beach Post March 2015

    For the city staff, from police and firefighters to building inspectors and other emergency response team members, the Honda Classic's windy deluge came as deja vu.

  • Students Spend Night in Arena After Power Outage

    by T.J. Pignataro; News Staff Reporter February 2015

    When the alarm clock rings at 7 a.m. Thursday, about 500 displaced University at Buffalo students will wipe the sleep from their eyes and remember they spent the night on a basketball court in Alumni Arena

  • Snow, Train Disaster Impact Area High School, College

    by Rick Ryan, Assistant sports editor February 2015

    In addition to the heavy snowfall that socked southern West Virginia on Monday, residents near the Kanawha-Fayette county line had to deal with the derailment of a CSX train that spilled crude oil into the Kanawha River, setting a house on fire and causing multiple explosions.

  • High School Ski Team Okay After Fatal Highway Crash

    by MARY LYNN SMITH February 2015

    Members of the Forest Lake Area High School alpine ski team were involved in a fatal crash Tuesday morning while on their way to the state meet in Biwabik.

  • Nets' Practice Continued After Medical Episode

    by Tim Bontemps February 2015

    After Nets advance scout Jim Sann had a heart attack on the court shortly before practice was set to begin Sunday morning, coach Lionel Hollins had a choice: either go on with the practice as scheduled, or call it off.