Rick Porcello pitched six strong innings, Travis Shaw homered and drove in five runs for the third time this season and the Boston Red Sox beat the Tampa Bay Rays 8-2 on Tuesday night to end a three-game losing streak.
Pat Summitt’s rich legacy in women’s basketball can be seen on the sidelines and in front offices throughout the college and professional ranks. At the time Summitt ended her illustrious, 38-season coaching career at Tennessee in 2012, 78 people who were mentored by her were coaching basketball or working in administrative positions associated with the game. Four years later, Summitt’s coaching tree remains fruitful.
Pat Summitt put women’s basketball on her back, breaking down barriers with her indomitable spirit and demanding respect for female athletes on her way to becoming the winningest coach in Division I college basketball history.
An inmate in the Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Department’s Alternative Work Program won’t be doing his community service at the animal shelter any longer after posting online a photo of several euthanized dogs.
A vessel was stopped for violation of a slow speed manatee zone (operating a vessel on plane outside the channel marker) and the operator showed signs of impairment. Field sobriety tests pegged the suspect's blood-alcohol content at .23, nearly three times the legal limit. Also onboard: One adult female and two children, ages 1 and 2.
When neighbors found the bodies of Byron McKaig, 81, and Gladys McKaig, 90, following a devastating wildfire at Lake Isabella, Calif., they were not surprised to discover he had perished while trying to shield her from the flames.
The Sarasota Manatee Airport Authority Police Department deploys a tactical officer with body armor and a rifle during peak travel times. The officer is part of the airport's accreditation and increased security measures.
The video from the bar near Richmond Heights in South Miami-Dade shows alleged gunman Leon Hillman storming inside to continue shooting before running away. In all, the victim was hit in the the right hand, left face, shoulder and forearm – and survived to identify Hillman. Hillman goes on trial next month.