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Athletes express disappointment over Breonna Taylor decision

Athletes express disappointment over Breonna Taylor decision

Athletes — many who have used their platforms to take stances against police brutality over the past few months — expressed their disappointment Wednesday after a grand jury in Louisville, Kentucky, decided not to charge officers with killing Breonna Taylor. Taylor, a 26-year-old Black emergency room technician and aspiring nurse, was shot to death in…MORE

Pilots at fault in 2019 crash of plane carrying Dale Earnhardt Jr., regulators say

Pilots at fault in 2019 crash of plane carrying Dale Earnhardt Jr., regulators say

Federal safety regulators on Wednesday faulted the pilots for the August 2019 crash that injured former NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr., his wife and 15-month-old daughter. The National Transportation Safety Board said the probable cause of the incident in Tennessee was decisions by the pilots, including approaching the runway too fast and a failed attempt…MORE

Los Angeles Chargers QB has lung accidentally punctured by team doctor

Los Angeles Chargers QB has lung accidentally punctured by team doctor

While attempting to administer a shot to Tyrod Taylor’s ribs, a Los Angeles Chargers team doctor accidentally punctured one of the quarterback’s lungs instead. The announcement came Wednesday from the NFL Players Association, which has now launched an investigation into the incident. “Our medical and legal team have been in touch with Tyrod and his…MORE