Daily Archive: August 5, 2014

Spurs hire WNBA’s Hammon as assistant coach

Spurs hire WNBA’s Hammon as assistant coach

Updated: August 5, 2014, 1:20 PM ET ESPN.com news services Veteran WNBA player Becky Hammon is joining the reigning NBA champion San Antonio Spurs’ coaching staff. The Spurs made the announcement Tuesday. Terms of the...

Saints owner Benson to hospital for 2nd time

Saints owner Benson to hospital for 2nd time

WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. — New Orleans Saints owner Tom Benson was taken to the hospital during Tuesday’s practice as a precautionary measure after receiving oxygen, team spokesman Greg Bensel said. “The altitude got to...

The wildest roller coaster out there

Goliath, at Six Flags Great America, is the world’s fastest wooden coaster with the tallest and steepest drop. If your browser has Adobe Flash Player installed, click above to play. Otherwise, click below. CNN.com –...

Ugly Senate race could end today

STORY HIGHLIGHTS Voters in Kansas head to the polls to pick their Republican nominee Incumbent Sen. Pat Roberts faces tea party-backed challenger Milton Wolf The Kansas race has been largely defined by personal attacks on...