RECENT ARTICLES
  • Patron Drowns in Hot Tub at Fallbrook YMCA

    by Courtney Cameron May 2017

    An autopsy report has been released for 21-year-old Samson Goitom, who was found face-down in a hot tub at the Fallbrook YMCA in Lincoln, Neb., around 6:45 pm on March 20.

  • High School Football Player Dies After Workout

    by Alexis Stevens May 2017

    He looked pale, and a football coach pulled Kamari McGowan off the field during conditioning exercises. He was taken to the hospital, where the 15-year-old died, the Fulton County school system said Tuesday.

  • Officials: Nearby Fire Spread to Playground Surface

    by Stefanie Dazio May 2017

    The playground's rubber floor, made out of recycled tires, caught fire from burning rubbish, Wantagh Fire Department spokesman Kevin Regan said.

  • High School Track Coach Dies in Bus Accident

    by John Burge May 2017

    A high school track coach was among two people killed when a pickup truck slammed into a charter bus carrying El Paso Independent School District athletes and coaches back from a regional track meet in Lubbock.

  • Wheaton College Student Killed by Hammer Throw

    by Jason Scott April 2017

    A 19-year-old freshman at Wheaton (Ill.) College was pronounced dead on Saturday after being accidentally struck in the head by a hammer during a track and field event.

  • Angry Neighbor Brings Rifle to Youth Baseball Game

    by Jason Scott April 2017

    An Ohio man was arrested Sunday after he allegedly threatened a youth baseball game with a high-powered rifle.

  • Northwestern Rower Dies During Practice

    by Courtney Cameron April 2017

    During an early morning practice on Monday, a member of the Northwestern crew club fell into the water and did not resurface. 

  • Fired Trainer Kills Two Equinox Employees

    by Courtney Cameron April 2017

    On Sunday, Equinox gym sent an email to members confirming the deaths of three employees at their Merrick Park location in Coral Gables, Fla. The deaths were a result of injuries sustained in a fitness center shooting.

  • Charlotte-Area Lifeguard Drowns in YMCA Pool

    by Jason Scott April 2017

    A lifeguard at the Lincoln County YMCA in North Carolina was found dead in the facility’s pool early Thursday morning.

  • Interstate Collapse a Traffic Burden for Braves Stadium

    by Charles Odum April 2017

    Widespread warnings about the effect of the collapse of a section of an interstate in Atlanta persuaded many fans to arrive early for the Braves' first game at SunTrust Park.