More than 30 horses die in stable fire outside Chicago; distraught owners lay flowers at site

...the animals arriving Sunday to lay flowers at the site, a fire department official said...Saturday occurred 50 miles northwest of Chicago at Valley View Acres, a boarding facility...their horses," he said.The Baumans were at an Illinois Hunter Jumper Association awards...

Shaq joins LSU coach, 6 others in college hoops hall

...happened upon a massive 13-year-old at an army base in Germany, stayed in touch...opportunity," O'Neal said, "because at 13, 6-foot-9, I had zero confidence...takes place on the eve of the CBE Classic at the nearby Sprint Center. No. 14 Iowa State...

Clemson beats Nevada in consolation semifinals of Paradise Jam basketball tournament

...victory against Nevada in a consolation semifinals game at the Paradise Jam on Saturday at the University of the Virgin Islands.Landry Nnoko...who shot 5 of 15 from beyond the arc, led 39-24 at halftime.Clemson's Donte Grantham, who missed...

Butler High School lunchroom, construction offices vandalized

...ransacked a construction company's trailer at Butler High School on Saturday and caused...a police report says.An alarm went off at the school about 11:30 p.m. Sat urday...Knight Construction reported similar damage at his trailer. A golf cart near the trailer...

Butler rides Don Coleman to rout of South Aiken

...82-41 win over South Aiken on Saturday during the second day of the Kings of the Court tournament at Evans High School.After signing to play at Florida Atlantic on Nov. 13, Coleman scored a game-high 22 points, including four 3-pointers...

Disc golf tournament benefits Ronald McDonald House Charities of Augusta

...had to travel to Atlanta for the surgery at a time when the Ronald McDonald House Chari...couldn't accommodate them. They stayed at a hotel, burdening the family financially...second surgery, the family was able to stay at a Ronald McDonald House."There was a...

Augusta concertgoers get into holiday spirit with Empty Stocking Fund's kickoff concert

...sleigh bells," she said.Mack was one of more than 250 people at First Bap tist Church of Augusta on Sunday to listen to the Augusta...than 1,000 families and individuals.Donations were collected at the concert to help the charity. Mack said she planned to donate...

'Star Wars geek' Chris Conley didn't hear band's tribute after first touchdown

...55-9 victory over Charleston Southern at Sanford Stadium.Earlier this year, Conley...today and it was just an overall good day at the office."Conley's second touchdown...He's the type of guy that when you look at him you want to take some of his game to...

Could Pacquiao-Mayweather fight become a reality?

MACAU - Manny Pacquiao is tired of pretending he doesn't care.At last he has Floyd Mayweather Jr. right where he wants him. And he's...coming together.But it may be time for boxing fans to start getting at least a little bit excited, too.

Oversight group needs it

...this committee must not be those who have been cheerleaders of the board's plans, but must be drawn broadly from the community at large, including those who opposed the tax increase. The method of selection must be transparent and open to all who are interested...