Hinch looks forward to maple syrup, an NHL game after firing

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — James Hinchcliffe said he was "shocked" to learn Arrow McLaren SP was dumping him from his 2020 seat in the IndyCar Seriesthis week. Hinchcliffe first joined S...

Lion Air crash report points to Boeing, pilots, maintenance

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — An Indonesian investigation found a Lion Air flight that crashed and killed 189 people a year ago was doomed by a combination of aircraft design flaws, inadequate training an...

Former professional baseball pitcher Loek van Mil dies at 34

AMSTERDAM (AP) — Loek van Mil, a 7-foot-1 right-hander who was one of the tallest professional baseball players in history, has died. He was 34. The Royal Dutch Baseball and Softball...

Taste of the Tour: A bend, a death and a personal story

SAINT-SEBASTIEN-D'AIGREFEUILLE, France (AP) — Because people die on roads, the sinuous route of the Tour de France inevitably passes the sites of family tragedies for someone, somewhere. ...

Worker falls off Taipei 101 to his death

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A Taipei 101 worker plummeted to his death early this morning (July 23), and his colleague was trapped until firefighters were able to rescue him. According to the Taipei Fi...

Maine governor signs hands-free driving, tobacco bills

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Maine's Democratic governor this week signed dozens of new bills to require hands-free driving, protect pregnant employees and prevent adults from providing tobacco to young peop...

Flying Wallendas to cross Times Square on a high wire

NEW YORK (AP) — Imagine crossing Times Square on a high wire between skyscrapers, 25 stories above the pavement. If all goes well, that will be reality Sunday for two siblings from t...

Nik Wallenda worries for his sister ahead of latest stunt

NEW YORK (AP) — As Nik Wallenda prepares to walk a wire 25 stories above New York's Times Square, he admits he's a little uneasy. And for good reason: His sister, Lijana, will join him for the first t...

Woman killed when she falls into meat grinder at work

MUNCY, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a woman was killed when she fell into a meat grinder at a processing plant in northern Pennsylvania. It's not clear what caused the accident at the ...

Video shows Volvo SUV flying into building on Taipei street, killing driver

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A motorist died after his Volvo SUV went flying two stories into the air on a Taipei street on Monday morning (April 15). When coming off an exit ramp in Taipei on Monday mo...

Feds release files on GOP train crash ahead of final report

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Federal investigators released nearly 100 documents Tuesday that detail last year's fatal accident between a trash truck and an Amtrak train that was carrying Republican lawmakers ...

2nd crash renews safety concerns for Boeing's prized new jet

HOUSTON (AP) — The second deadly crash of a prized new airplane in five months has renewed safety concerns about the 737 Max that could shape Boeing's fortunes for many years. The 73...

Jim Boeheim returns to Syracuse bench after fatal accident

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — No matter the outcome, Jim Boeheim needed this. Three days after the Hall of Fame coach of the Syracuse Orange struck and killed a pedestrian on a darkened high...

Boeheim to coach Syracuse vs No. 1 Duke after fatal crash

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Jim Boeheim will coach Syracuse against top-ranked Duke on Saturday night, his team's next game after Boeheim struck and killed a pedestrian on a darkened highway. ...

The Latest: Syracuse coach 'heartbroken' over fatal accident

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — The Latest on the fatal accident involving Syracuse men's basketball coach Jim Boeheim (all times local): 12:50 p.m. Syracuse men's basketball...