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Venus Williams Entered Intersection Legally Moments Before Fatal Crash: Police

Florida police released new video on Friday proving that tennis star Venus Williams legally entered an intersection moments before she was involved in a deadly car crash near her neighborhood in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. Authorities initially alleged that Williams was “at fault” in the fatal crash that occurred on the afternoon of June 9. A […]

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Tour de France Cyclist Disqualified After Elbowing Rival And Causing Crash

In a rare ruling, a well-known cyclist has been disqualified from the Tour de France after he was seen elbowing another rider, sending his competitor crashing into a barricade. Peter Sagan, 27, of Slovakia, was kicked out of the competition on Tuesday after he was accused of willfully causing the crash that injured British cyclist […]

Venus Williams Breaks Down About Deadly Car Crash After Wimbledon Win

Venus Williams stepped out of a Wimbledon news conference in tears Monday after she was asked about a fatal car crash that involved her earlier this month. The star appeared following her first-round victory against Belgium’s Elise Martens. “There are really no words to describe, like, how devastating and ― yeah. I’m completely speechless,” Williams said. […]

Here's What We Know About The U.S. Open Blimp Crash

Thousands of people at the U.S. Open golf tournament in Wisconsin were shocked when a commercial blimp flying over the golf course crashed and burst into flames Thursday.  The pilot, who was still inside the airship when it crashed, suffered serious burns. He was taken to a Milwaukee hospital in serious condition, but his injuries were not […]

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Chris Berman's Wife Kathy Dies In Car Crash

Kathy Berman, wife of ESPN broadcaster Chris Berman, died Tuesday in an auto collision with another driver in Woodbury, Connecticut, the Hartford Courant reported. Kathy Berman was 67. The couple had been married for 33 years and had two children, Meredith and Douglas, Deadspin noted. ESPN President John Skipper posted condolences on Twitter Wednesday, calling […]

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Jose Fernandez Had Cocaine In System During Fatal Boat Crash

Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez had been using drugs and alcohol at the time of a fatal boat crash that left him and two others dead, an autopsy report reveals. Fernandez, 24, had cocaine and a blood alcohol level of .147 in his system during the September crash, the Miami-Dade County Medical Examiner’s office said Saturday, according […]

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ROAD RAGE: Angry Cyclist Jeremy Santucci Destroys Friend's Bike After Crash

Cyclist Jeremy Santucci threw a temper tantrum after crashing during a race, and smashed the bike he had been riding.  Video from the Red Hook Criterium in Milan on Saturday showed Santucci smashing the bike against the ground and snapping it in half. When people on the sidelines questioned his actions, Santucci said the bike […]

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Signed Jose Fernandez Baseballs Wash Ashore Near Fatal Miami Boat Crash

A bag containing Jose Fernandez’s checkbook and four baseballs autographed by the star Miami Marlins pitcher washed ashore Monday at Miami Beach about a mile from where he and two others were killed in a boating accident the previous day, according to WSVN 7 News.  The find was no doubt an eerie and heartbreaking reminder of a […]