| Sep 10, 2011
| 8:04 PM
OWINGS MILLS, MD. Christopher Newport's football program is just 11 years old, but the Captains were the grand old veterans last night when they visited Stevenson, which was playing its first home football game ever.
If the fledging Stevenson program...
| Sep 13, 2011
| 8:55 PM
Emergency crews respond to a fatal skydiving accident at an airfield near Derby. It happened Tuesday morning at Cook Airfield near 71st St. S. and 143rd St. E.
Sixty-four year-old John "Skip" Gallagher is dead.
The owner of the skydiving company,...
| Sep 16, 2011
| 1:05 AM
I'm the paranoid one of the bunch. And it isn't just my spouse and children who label me as such.
The neighborhood kids anticipate my warnings: You need to wear a helmet when you ride your bicycle. Don't text and drive!
While the nearby children...
| Sep 15, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Services for John "Skip" Gallagher, who recently died in a skydiving accident on September 13, will be held tonight and tomorrow at St Vincent de Paul Catholic Church in Andover. The rosary will be at 7 p.m. Friday and the funeral mass will be at 10 a.m....
| Jul 10, 2011
Five years ago, Daniel Sutherland and Renee Shortino were living in San Francisco, a city often described as romantic — quite unlike their first date.
She was expecting him around 8 p.m. but he was watching a Lakers playoff game, so he didn’...
| Sep 25, 2011
| 10:00 PM
It only seems fair to warn you: This interview with “50/50” star Seth Rogen and the movie’s writer, Rogen’s longtime friend Will Reiser, features a lot of discussion about diarrhea.
Maybe that’s not what you expect when...
| Jun 28, 2011
| 12:03 PM
NAGS HEAD, N.C. — Magical things happen atop the great sand dunes here. The dunes include the largest on the East Coast, which soars 80 to 100 feet above most everything else and offers fine views in all directions: the gleaming Atlantic to the...
| Sep 23, 2011
| 5:31 PM
Think jumping out of a plane is risky? Try shooting yourself to the ground like a bullet at up to 75 miles per hour... now that takes guts!
That's what 50 canopy pilots spent their weekend doing at the 2011 U.S. Parachute Association National...
| Oct 13, 2011
| 10:40 PM
For the 22nd Engineer Clearance Company, searching for improvised explosive devices was only half the battle. The Taliban was constantly lurking in the shadows.
“They have the advantage,” said Sgt. Edwin Roman. “They know the terrain...
| Oct 29, 2011
| 7:10 AM
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KTLA) -- Federal aviation officials will not be seeking any action against two skydiving company employees who videotaped themselves during a "tandem" jump earlier this month.
Video of the racy stunt was recently posted on the age-...
| Jun 25, 2011
| 6:49 PM
Sandy Glascow may have just found the extreme sport right for her.
Glascow, who turned 79 earlier this month, went sky-diving for the first time on Saturday in Plymouth. It was a belated birthday present from her family.
“When she said she...