Share this article

print logo

FROM NEWS & WIRE SERVICES


Bills

By Des Bieler, Washington Post Former NFL running back Cierre Wood, who briefly spent time with the Bills, was charged Thursday by Las Vegas authorities with murder, after a 5-year-old girl died. He and a woman reported to be the girl's mother were initially charged with child abuse or neglect, and he was being held without bail. The girl was taken to a Las Vegas-are…

Latest Sabres

By Curtis Pashelka, Mercury News SAN JOSE — Former Sabres forward Evander Kane, now a member of the San Jose Sharks, shared Thursday that he and his wife recently lost a child during pregnancy. In a statement released via his Twitter account, Kane said, “I would like to thank everyone who has reached out to my wife and I during this extremely difficult time. Over the…

Latest Sabres

By Jon Becker — the Mercury News Evander Kane of the Sharks is the target of a $6 million dollar lawsuit filed by a woman who alleges that the 27-year-old star reneged on a promise to compensate her for having an abortion. The unidentified woman said Kane got her pregnant and he finally coerced her into having an abortion last June by offering her $3 million, TMZ fir…

Bills

New York Daily News A Texas woman is suing Jaguars Pro Bowl defensive tackle Marcell Dareus of sexual assault and infecting her with a sexually transmitted disease, according to News4Jax. The woman is reportedly seeking a jury trial and damages in excess of $15,000 as part of her civil suit that was filed July 6 in Duval County. The woman, who identifies herself o…

Nation and World

By Lesley Clark McClatchy Washington Bureau WASHINGTON – Days after the spectacular collapse of the Republican effort to repeal Obamacare, House leaders said Tuesday it’s not dead yet – but they offered few details on timing, how divisions within the party would be overcome or any new provision on which they could agree. The Senate was skeptical, meanwhile, and the …

ABERDEEN, Scotland -- Tom Watson had already won the British Open twice before he figured out the nuances of links golf. So there was no better place for him to end a two-year drought on the Champions Tour.In Scotland, no less.Watson matched Des Smyth along the back nine at Royal Aberdeen, then won a sudden-death playoff with par on the third extra hole Sunday to capture t…