Posts Tagged Violence

1 man dead, 14 police hurt in football rioting in Poland

Riot police are on standby during rioting that erupted at a Polish league football match in the southern town of Knurow, Poland, on Saturday, May 2, 2015. A 27-year-old man who was hit by a police rubber bullet was pronounced dead at the local hospital, and the news ignited more rioting in which 14 policemen were injured.  Supporters of the local Concordia Knurow team stormed onto the pitch during Saturday's match against Ruch Radzionkow. (AP Photo/ Dawid Markysz) POLAND OUT

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A man died after being hit by a rubber bullet and 14 police officers were injured in clashes that erupted Saturday during a Polish league football match in the south of the country.

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Orioles play home games in Florida after riots in Baltimore

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Baltimore Orioles manager Buck Showalter looked out of place.

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Order rescinded, no church for boxer charged with gun crimes

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A boxer charged with shooting his cousin and threatening a child with a gun will not be allowed to leave his treatment program to attend church after all.

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Empty stadium would be weird for Scully

Chicago White Sox Avisail Garcia stands in the outfield before the empty seats during a game against the Baltimore Orioles Wednesday, April 29, 2015, in Baltimore. Due to security concerns the game was closed to the public. A state of emergency was issued Monday after riots erupted following the funeral of Freddie Gray. The Orioles won 8-2. (AP Photo/Gail Burton)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Hall of Fame announcer Vin Scully says he would have been very uncomfortable if he had to announce a baseball game played in front of no fans.

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Orioles top White Sox 8-2 at empty Camden Yards

The Baltimore Orioles bat against the Chicago White Sox during a baseball game without fans Wednesday, April 29, 2015, in Baltimore. Due to security concerns the game was closed to the public. (AP Photo/Gail Burton)

Baltimore (AP) — The cheers from the small group of Orioles fans gathered outside the locked gates beyond center field echoed throughout an empty Camden Yards every time the home team scored a run.

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