Posts Tagged Transportation

Bruce Jenner sued for wrongful death over highway crash

In this Sept. 11, 2013 file photo, former Olympic athlete Bruce Jenner arrives at the Annual Charity Day hosted by Cantor Fitzgerald and BGC Partners, in New York. Jenner was sued in Los Angeles on Friday, May 1, 2015, by the stepchildren of Kim Howe, a woman who died after Jenner's sport utility vehicle pushed her car into oncoming traffic in a collision on Pacific Coast Highway in February 2015.  (Photo by Mark Von Holden/Invision/AP, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The stepchildren of a woman killed in an automobile crash involving Bruce Jenner sued the Olympic gold medalist Friday for wrongful death, claiming they have suffered enormous damages.

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UFC champ Jones appears in court on hit-and-run charge

This Jan. 3, 2015, file photo shows Jon Jones celebrates after defeating Daniel Cormier during their light heavyweight title mixed martial arts bout in Las Vegas. Albuquerque police were searching for UFC light heavyweight champion Jones on Sunday night, April 26, 2015, in connection with a hit-and-run accident. Police spokesman Officer Simon Drobik said Jones is wanted for questioning about the crash, which occurred earlier in the day. No charges have been filed, but a pregnant woman driving another vehicle was hospitalized with minor injuries. (AP Photo/John Locher, File)

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — UFC light heavyweight champion Jon “Bones” Jones has made his first court appearance in connection with a hit-and-run that police say left a pregnant woman with a broken arm.

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2-time plane crash survivor Austin Hatch now a student aide

In this Dec. 22, 2014, file photo, Michigan head coach John Beilein, left, congratulates guard Austin Hatch (30) as he comes off the court in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Coppin State at Crisler Center in Ann Arbor, Mich. Michigan basketball coach John Beilein has announced that Austin Hatch will go on a medical scholarship and remain with the Wolverines as an undergraduate student assistant. Hatch survived two airplane crashes eight years apart, including a 2011 crash that severely injured him and killed his father and stepmother. Hatch's mother, brother and sister were killed in the first crash. He played in five games as a freshman last season. Beilein said the school received approval from the Big Ten on Monday, April 27, 2015, for a medical exemption waiver. (AP Photo/Tony Ding, File)

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Austin Hatch, who survived two deadly airplane crashes and went on to suit up for Michigan, is giving up playing basketball.

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