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Montana woman played pro baseball during WWII

Jul. 18, 2021 08:11 AM EDT

BIGFORK, Mont. (AP) — Under the shade of an umbrella, Donna Roberts, peaked out from beneath a sun hat to catch the action at the Bigfork Fourth of July Parade. The high school cheerleaders waved and spun their way down Grand Drive followed by a dazzling cowboy who...

Police: Altercation might have led to fatal highway shooting

Jul. 07, 2021 16:12 PM EDT

PLYMOUTH, Minn. (AP) — A fatal highway shooting in a Twin Cities suburb might have been the result of road rage, police said Wednesday. Police say a man was driving his son home from a baseball game when he was shot on a Plymouth highway about about 10 p.m. Tuesday....

Cities stripped of minor league teams finding ways forward

Jun. 24, 2021 13:32 PM EDT

Bert Parsley’s vision was bold and unusual — a 35,000 square-foot restaurant and event area adjoining a Harley Davidson dealership. The space would only work in the right location, and the one he found on Port Charlotte’s El Jobean Road seemed perfect. ...

Adult altercation brings little league game to abrupt end

Jun. 15, 2021 14:39 PM EDT

STANTON, Ky. (AP) — A little league baseball championship game in eastern Kentucky came to an abrupt end when a group of adults got into an altercation on the field. The Stanton Police Department and the city's Parks and Recreation Department are investigating Monday's...

Ottavino helps out Brooklyn league that made him a pro

Jun. 03, 2021 18:50 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — When the Brooklyn-based 78 Youth Sports program was struggling, it put out a call to its most famous alum. Boston Red Sox reliever Adam Ottavino donated memorabilia and pitching lessons to raise $20,000 so far to help the organization that started him off...

It's time: Duncan, Bryant, Garnett to enter Hall of Fame

May. 14, 2021 17:32 PM EDT

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — Vanessa Bryant got a private tour to see some of the newly remodeled Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame on Friday, viewing the exhibit that will honor the life and legacy of her late husband before the rest of the world gets their first look. ...