RECENT ARTICLES
  • 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.

  • Treadmill Fire Forces Evacuation of Senior Fitness Center

    by Courtney Cameron March 2017

    On Monday, patrons at the Tokay Senior Fitness Center were forced to evacuate when a faulty control panel sent a treadmill up in flames.

  • Police Called to Soccer Skirmish Outside Avaya Stadium

    by Jason Scott March 2017

    Tensions between fans turned ugly prior to the start of a 'friendly' soccer match between two Mexican soccer clubs on Sunday, as San Jose police were dispatched to break up an altercation between supporters of the rival teams.

  • Roof Fire Delays Construction of TTU Sports Center

    by Courtney Cameron March 2017

    On Wednesday evening, a fire broke out on the construction site of Texas Tech’s new Sports Performance Center, as crews were adding new roofing materials. According to Michael Molina, TTU’s vice chancellor of facility planning and construction, wind may have been a contributing factor, but an investigation into the cause is ongoing.

  • Athletic Complex Dome Collapses Under Snow

    by Jason Scott March 2017

    As snowstorms continue to cause all kinds of problems in the northeast, a New Hampshire athletic facility is dealing with a dramatic problem caused by the weather — a collapsed dome.

  • Four-Alarm Fire Ravages Aquatic Facility

    by Mari A. Schaefer March 2017

    Firefighters battled a four-alarm blaze Monday morning at a large aquatic facility in Northeast Philadelphia. Helicopter video of the scene showed that the fire burned through the thin roof of the hangar-like structure housing the pool at theAquatic Fitness Center and Aquahab Physical Therapy.