Ace Shohei Ohtani takes no-hit bid into 8th inning, Los Angeles Angels defeat Oakland Athletics

ANAHEIM, Calif. — Shohei Ohtani has provided Angels fans with plenty of highlights this season. He almost topped them all Thursday night. Ohtani, the Angels’ two-way phenom and the reigning AL MVP, pitched no-hit ball into the eighth inning and extended his hitting streak to 14 games as Los Angeles pushed his winning streak to … Read more

Ian strengthens to a hurricane, dumps rain on Central Florida

WATCH live WESH 2 coverage aboveThe danger of life-threatening inundation from storm surge persists in Central Florida as Hurricane Ian takes aim at the Carolinas and Georgia as a Category 1 storm. As of 11 pm, Ian was moving toward the north-northeast at about 10 mph with maximum sustained winds at 80 mph, remaining a … Read more

Twins’ home season ends with attendance drop and 4-3 loss to White Sox

The Twins home season ended Thursday with the lowest total yearly attendance in Target Field history, with the exception of the pandemic-impacted years. Just 23,397 came out Thursday to see the Twins — officially eliminated late Wednesday from the postseason — lose to the White Sox 4-3. Chicago’s victory ended its eight-game losing streak and … Read more

NBA announcer Mike Breen’s home destroyed in fire

Longtime NBA announcer Mike Breen’s home was destroyed by fire early Sunday morning. The Manhasset-Lakeville Fire Department arrived at the home at 4:03 am Sunday and “encountered a fully involved house fire.” ESPN’s Mike Breen speaks over his headset before a game between the Boston Celtics and the Miami Heat during Game 1 of the … Read more

Former NFL tight end Gavin Escobar one of two found dead after rock climbing accident in California

Getty Images Former NFL tight end Gavin Escobar was one of two people found dead, at Idyllwild, Calif., on Wednesday after a rock climbing accident, according to USA Today. He was only 31 years old. Per the report, firefighters found the bodies of Escobar and 33-year-old Chelsea Walsh in the San Bernardino National Forest after … Read more

Hurricane Katrina, Harvey and Maria among some of the costliest in United States

Storm Smart CEO Scot Burris tells ‘The Claman Countdown’ the safety of his employees, their families and the community are his company’s top priority. Hurricane Ian made landfall in southwestern Florida as a Category 4 storm Wednesday afternoon, bringing with it catastrophic flooding and extremely high winds. Insurance Information Institute spokesperson Loretta Worters told FOX … Read more

Tua Tagovailoa: Miami Dolphins quarterback taken off the field on stretcher during game against Bengals

CNN — The Miami Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa was taken off the field on a stretcher on Thursday during a game against the Cincinnati Bengals, after suffering apparent head and neck injuries – less than a week after being injured in another game. Tagovailoa is conscious, has movement in all his extremities and was taken … Read more