Mar 8, 2010
| Los Angeles Times
ANCHORAGE, Alaska â Both knees are shot, injected with synthetic cartilage until he can have surgery next summer. His right arm is still healing from a major operation to fix a staph infection. He continues to deal with other side......
Jan 5, 2010
|Story| Associated Press
The Associated Press
Three California Department of Fish and Game biologists were killed Tuesday when their helicopter crashed in a remote area of Sierra National Forest. Officials fear the pilot died as well.
The crash occurred in a narrow canyon near Redinger Lake after...
Sep 13, 2009
|Story| Los Angeles Times
Los Angeles Times Staff Writer
As a beginning hurdler for the track team at Ventura County's Oak Park High School, Brian M. Wolverton fell and hit the ground more than a few times. He would then quietly talk to himself about how to improve his form and technique, his coach said. And he...
Sep 2, 2009
|Story| South Florida Sun-Sentinel
South Florida Sun-Sentinel
Marlins superstar Hanley Ramirez and double-play partner Dan Uggla got into a heated exchange Wednesday over Ramirez's perceived lack of desire to win.
Each sitting at his locker about 10 feet apart, Ramirez and Uggla openly argued in the clubhouse about...
Aug 31, 2009
The 33 News
The swine flu is getting all the headlines, but when it comes to vaccines, the seasonal flu is first in line. Dallas County Department of Health and Human Services started giving seasonal flu shots on Monday.
John Baker is among the first in the county...
Aug 30, 2009
The chairman of the Louisiana Republican Party says the GOP is considering legal action to oppose federal plans to count illegal immigrants in the 2010 census.
GOP Chairman Roger Villere said if illegal immigrants are counted, Louisiana would lose one of...
Jul 15, 2009
(WGN-AM)- Street peddlers and performers who work near Wrigley Field voiced their opinions Tuesday to Ald. Thomas Tunney about his proposal to move them about two blocks away from the ballpark.
Tunney invited the "peddlers, performers, business owners...
Jun 12, 2009
It was a prom they will never forget. According to police, close to 50 Morristown High School students were charged with underage drinking after their prom party bus was pulled over early Friday morning.
The bus, carrying 58 people, was stopped by a...
Apr 3, 2009
|Story| Daily Press
PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES (92-70, 1st)
MANAGER: Charlie Manuel (5th season)
PAYROLL: $131 million
X-FACTOR: Chase Utley has made a speedy return from hip surgery but any sort of setback would cripple the lineup.
BEST CASE: Brad Lidge, after going 48 for...
Sep 29, 2008
Maybe what the Mets really need is a change of scenery. They can only hope for better luck at Citi Field.
Evidently, the ghosts of last September's collapse never left Shea Stadium, and the Mets were unable to fumigate the building this year. It seems...
Sep 28, 2008
On the Mets beat
Most interesting development of this morning: No Hanley Ramirez. Here's both lineups. MARLINS Cameron Maybin ........... CF John Baker ................... C Jorge Cantu .................. 3B Mike Jacobs ................. 1B Josh Willingham ............ LF...
Sep 26, 2008
On the Mets beat
OK, things are getting pretty tight as the Mets, Phillies and Brewers are competing for two postseason spots with three games left to play. After last night???s dramatic 7-6 win against the Cubs, the Mets (88-71) should be feeling good......