Injuries

Cars from an Amtrak train lay spilled onto Interstate 5 below alongside smashed vehicles as some train cars remain on the tracks above Monday, Dec. 18, 2017, in DuPont, Wash. The Amtrak train making the first-ever run along a faster new route hurtled off the overpass Monday near Tacoma and spilled some of its cars onto the highway below, killing some people, authorities said. Seventy-eight passengers and five crew members were aboard when the train moving at more than 80 mph derailed about 40 miles south of Seattle before 8 a.m., Amtrak said. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
December 19, 2017 - 2:54 am
DUPONT, Wash. (AP) — The Latest on an Amtrak train derailment in Washington state (all times local): 11:52 p.m. Federal investigators say the Amtrak train that derailed south of Seattle was traveling at 80 mph in a 30 mph zone. Bella Dinh-Zarr, an NTSB board member, said at a Monday night news...
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Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown (84) is helped by a trainer after being injured during the first half of an NFL football game against the New England Patriots in Pittsburgh, Sunday, Dec. 17, 2017. (AP Photo/Don Wright)
December 17, 2017 - 10:12 pm
Steelers star receiver Antonio Brown left the team's highly anticipated matchup against New England in the second quarter Sunday with a left calf injury. Brown left in obvious pain after getting his left leg tangled up with a pair of New England defenders. He was helped to the medical tent, then...
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New Orleans Saints running back Mark Ingram (22) carries for a touchdown against New York Jets inside linebacker Darron Lee in the first half of an NFL football game in New Orleans, Sunday, Dec. 17, 2017. (AP Photo/Bill Feig)
December 17, 2017 - 6:48 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Mark Ingram gave the Saints much more than the first-down run they needed to wind down the clock on the Jets. His determined burst across the line of scrimmage thrust him into New York's defensive backfield with too much speed and vigor for anyone to catch him — a fitting finish...
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December 16, 2017 - 4:12 pm
BOALSBURG, Pa. (AP) — Police say a ski lift malfunction at a ski resort in central Pennsylvania stranded dozens and left five with minor injuries. Tussey Mountain ski resort in Centre County said at 10 a.m. Saturday a chair carrying skiers and snowboarders "slipped along the haul rope and slid...
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November 26, 2017 - 10:40 am
FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a woman suffered serious burns in a bonfire mishap on Thanksgiving Day. Franklin Township police say Taylor Lanthier was at a home when she poured gasoline on a bonfire around 3 a.m. Thursday. The flames traveled up into the can, causing it to explode...
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October 16, 2017 - 4:54 pm
DEDHAM, Mass. (AP) — Lawyers for late New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez have refiled a lawsuit against the NFL. The attorneys filed a federal lawsuit last month after Hernandez had killed himself in prison and an autopsy had revealed he had chronic traumatic encephalopathy (ehn-sehf-uh...
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New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham holds his leg after suffering an injury during the second half of an NFL football game against the Los Angeles Chargers, Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)
October 09, 2017 - 12:13 am
Even with three receivers already down, the New York Giants were in position to win after Odell Beckham Jr.'s touchdown catch. Then Beckham was hurt, and suddenly their winless record wasn't the Giants' biggest problem. Beckham broke his left ankle and Houston's J.J. Watt broke his left leg as two...
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Conrad Vazquez Martinez, 67, recuperates after falling from a tree and being buried under rubble in last week's earthquake, at the Magdalena de las Salinas trauma hospital, in Mexico City, Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017. A tree branch saved Vazquez Martinez from the collapsing building where a dozen co-workers died during Mexico’s Sept. 19 earthquake. A slap across the face brought a dazed father back to his senses, spurring him to carry his critically injured daughter to safety. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
September 28, 2017 - 4:08 am
MEXICO CITY (AP) — A tree branch saved a maintenance mechanic from the collapsing building where a dozen co-workers died when last week's earthquake rocked central Mexico. A slap across the face startled a dazed father back to his senses, spurring him to carry his critically injured daughter to...
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September 19, 2017 - 3:56 pm
EASTON, Pa. (AP) — Prosecutors say a 19-year-old Pennsylvania college freshman and lacrosse player who died from blunt-force head injuries had been drinking alcohol and likely fell in his dorm room and hit his head. District Attorney John Morganelli says lacrosse recruit McCrae Williams, of Weston...
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September 19, 2017 - 11:27 am
EASTON, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania prosecutor is planning a news conference on the death of a 19-year-old college freshman who died last week from blunt-force head injuries believed to be suffered in a fall. Lafayette College in Easton has said that officers responding to a call about a student who'...
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