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  • Former Cardiff star Peter Whittingham suffers head injuries in fall

    35-year-old in Cardiff hospital after accident in Barry pubFormer midfielder also played for Aston Villa and BlackburnThe former Cardiff and Aston Villa midfielder Peter Whittingham is in hospital with head injuries. The 35-year-old had what South Wales police have described as “an accidental fall” in a Barry pub 11 days ago. A statement released on Wednesday read: “At around 10pm on 7 March police were called to a licensed premises in Barry. A 35-year-old man from Penarth suffered a head...

    the Guardian
  • Basketball: McLaren to head up international basketball integrity unit

    Canadian law professor Richard McLaren, who wrote a report into state-sponsored doping in Russia for the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), was appointed Integrity Officer for the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) on Wednesday.

  • Man hospitalized with serious injuries in Brooklyn car crash

    A man hospitalized with serious injuries Saturday following an early morning crash in Williamsburg, police said. Two cars collided on Wythe Ave. near Williamsburg St., near the entrance to the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway, about 4 a.m., cops said. Medics rushed one 25-year-old man to Bellevue Hospital
  • Juvenile Male Found Beaten In Street With Severe Head Injuries

    Detectives with the Adams County Sheriff's Office are pleading for information in the case of a juvenile male found unconscious and bleeding Sunday afternoon.