Funeral planned for teen football player who died of injury

CLEVELAND (AP) — Funeral arrangements have been set for a high school football player from suburban Cleveland who authorities say was hit in the abdomen during a game and died two days later from a problem caused by a lacerated small intestine.


1936 Olympians receive overdue recognition at White House

WASHINGTON (AP) — Shortly after Jesse Owens returned home from his snubbing by Adolf Hitler at the 1936 Olympics, he and America's 17 other black Olympians found a less-than-welcoming reception from their own government, as well.

  • Written by STEPHEN WHYNO, AP Sports Writers EDDIE PELLS, AP Sports Writers