Latest Injuries News

Braves recall Nacho Alvarez Jr., sign veteran Whit Merrifield following Albies' wrist injury

Jul. 22, 2024 17:24 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Braves made two moves to replace injured second baseman Ozzie Albies on Monday, recalling infielder Nacho Alvarez Jr. from Triple-A Gwinnett and signing veteran Whit Merrifield. Only minutes into his first workout, Merrifield quickly joined Atlanta's...

Trump campaign releases letter on his injury, treatment after last week's assassination attempt

Jul. 20, 2024 21:46 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump's campaign released an update on the former president's health Saturday, one week after he survived an attempted assassination at a rally in Butler, Pennsylvania. The memo, from Texas Rep. Ronny Jackson, a staunch supporter who served as Trump's White...

Lebanon's Hezbollah fires dozens of rockets at Israeli kibbutz after drone strike wounds civilians

Jul. 20, 2024 16:50 PM EDT

BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanon’s militant Hezbollah group said that its fighters fired dozens of rockets into northern Israel on Saturday, targeting a kibbutz for the first time in nine months in retaliation for an Israeli drone strike earlier in the day that wounded several people including children. ...

Justin Verlander set to throw another bullpen as he works his way back from neck injury for Astros

Jul. 19, 2024 20:52 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Houston righty Justin Verlander is expected to throw another bullpen session on Saturday as the three-time Cy Young winner tries to work his way back from neck discomfort that landed him on the injured list a month ago. Houston manager Joe Espada said Verlander and...

Buses carrying Chinese tourists veer off New Zealand road in 2 crashes at the same spot. 15 hurt

Jul. 18, 2024 21:03 PM EDT

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Two buses carrying Chinese tourists veered off the same stretch of road in perilous weather conditions on New Zealand’s South Island on Thursday, with 15 passengers taken to hospital, two of them seriously hurt. The buses were traveling in the same...

Trump has given no official info about his medical care for days since an assassination attempt

Jul. 18, 2024 13:08 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Four days after a gunman's attempt to assassinate former President Donald Trump at a Pennsylvania rally, the public is still in the dark over the extent of his injuries, what treatment the Republican presidential nominee received in the hospital, and whether there may be any...

Lionel Messi is likely to miss at least next two games for Inter Miami with ankle injury

Jul. 16, 2024 20:09 PM EDT

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Lionel Messi is likely to miss at least the next two matches for Inter Miami, his Major League Soccer team, after injuring his right ankle during the Copa America final, Miami coach Gerardo “Tata” Martino said Tuesday. The team said Tuesday that...

Amazon Prime Day is a major cause of injuries for warehouse workers, Senate review says

Jul. 16, 2024 17:02 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon’s popular Prime Day sales event has been “a major cause of injuries” for warehouse workers who pick and pack customer orders at the e-commerce giant's facilities across the United States, according to a report released Tuesday by Sen. Bernie Sanders. ...

25 people hospitalized after a dramatic bus accident in a Spanish highway tunnel

Jul. 16, 2024 09:38 AM EDT

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — A dramatic bus accident at the mouth of a highway tunnel in northeast Spain left 25 people in need of hospital treatment, including three in critical condition, officials said Tuesday. The bus was carrying 50-60 textile workers to a nearby factory when the...

Attacker stabs and wounds French soldier patrolling Paris ahead of the Olympics

Jul. 15, 2024 23:38 PM EDT

PARIS (AP) — A French soldier was stabbed outside a big train station in Paris on Monday and the attacker was arrested, officials said, while the city is under a high security alert 11 days before the opening ceremony of the 2024 Olympics. The soldier was hospitalized with a...