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Little League Coach Dies After Being Hit With Baseball
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Little League Coach Dies After Being Hit With Baseball

A 50-year-old little league coach died on Long Island after he was struck in the head with a baseball, authorities said. Richard Becher was hit with the baseball during warm-ups before a game Saturday afternoon at Baseball Heaven, a baseball facility in Yaphank, New Read »

Sep 21, 2014
NFL Roundup: Week 3

NFL Roundup: Week 3

Here's who won and who lost in the third week of the 2014 NFL season. Read »

Sep 22, 2014
Patriots Prevail in Home Opener

Patriots Prevail in Home Opener

New England held on to beat the Oakland Raiders 16-9. Read »

Sep 21, 2014
Former Titans Kicker Bironas Killed in Accident

Former Titans Kicker Bironas Killed in Accident

Former Tennessee Titans kicker Rob Bironas has died after a car accident near his home, according to police. Read »

Sep 21, 2014
Sprint Car Driver Killed in Wisconsin

Sprint Car Driver Killed in Wisconsin

Sprint car driver Scott Semmelmann was killed in a wreck during practice for a race Saturday night at Beaver... Read »

Sep 21, 2014
Chicago Bears DE Jared Allen Speaks About Peterson Case

Chicago Bears DE Jared Allen Speaks About Peterson Case

Chicago Bears defensive end and former Minnesota Viking, Jared Allen, spoke out about the allegations... Read »

Sep 21, 2014
Florida State Suspends Winston for Entire Game

Florida State Suspends Winston for Entire Game

Florida State has suspended Jameis Winston for the entire game against Clemson on Saturday, interim... Read »

Sep 20, 2014
NFL Chief's Apology Blasted by Women's Groups, Players

NFL Chief's Apology Blasted by Women's Groups, Players

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell's promise to fix the way the league deals with players accused of domestic... Watch »

Sep 20, 2014
Ravens Fans Trade in Their Ray Rice Jerseys

Ravens Fans Trade in Their Ray Rice Jerseys

Thousands of fans have traded in their Ray Rice jerseys for those of other Baltimore Ravens at the team's... Watch »

Sep 19, 2014
Raw: Hundreds Line Up to Exchange Rice Jerseys

Raw: Hundreds Line Up to Exchange Rice Jerseys

Hundreds and hundreds of people lined up outside of M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore, Maryland Friday to... Watch »

Sep 19, 2014
Tom Brady Posts Resume to Facebook

Tom Brady Posts Resume to Facebook

We always hear about having a backup plan, especially when you're professional aspirations lean towards... Read »

Sep 19, 2014
USF, UConn Football Have Much in Common

USF, UConn Football Have Much in Common

The University of South Florida and UConn are separated by more than 1,200 miles but the football programs -- which... Read »

Sep 19, 2014
Diaco Looking for More From Offense

Diaco Looking for More From Offense

It's been a recurring theme since Paul Pasqualoni took over for Randy Edsall before the 2011 season: The lack... Read »

Sep 19, 2014
NFL's Goodell:

NFL's Goodell: "I Got It Wrong...I Will Get It Right"

In his first public statements in more than a week about the rash of NFL players involved in domestic violence, NFL... Read »

Sep 19, 2014
Pa. School Board Bans Boys From Field Hockey Team

Pa. School Board Bans Boys From Field Hockey Team

No boys allowed. A school board in Lehigh County confirmed a committee's decision to ban boys from its field hockey... Read »

Sep 19, 2014
Michael Vick Says Goodell Doing a

Michael Vick Says Goodell Doing a "Great Job"

Michael Vick defended NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell while the league and its teams have come under heavy criticism... Read »

Sep 19, 2014
Derek Jeter Corn Maze Set to Open as His Career Wraps Up

Derek Jeter Corn Maze Set to Open as His Career Wraps Up

As Derek Jeter plays his final regular-season home stand with the Yankees, a New Jersey farm is preparing to welcome... Read »

Sep 19, 2014
2-Time Grand Slam Winner Na Retires

2-Time Grand Slam Winner Na Retires

Li Na, a two-time Grand Slam champion from China who took tennis in Asia to a new level, has announced... Read »

Sep 18, 2014

Best of NFL: Week 3

Don't miss the most dramatic images from the third week of the 2014 NFL season. View »

Sep 21, 2014
Falcons Defeat Buccaneers, 56-14

Falcons Defeat Buccaneers, 56-14

Matt Ryan, Julio Jones and high-stepping Devin Hester led the Atlanta Falcons to one of the biggest wins... Read »

Sep 19, 2014
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Join us for the 2014 Health & Wellness Festival Saturday, September 27 and Sunday, September 28 at the Connecticut Convention Center from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Read more
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