Argentina probes copter crash as France mourns dead athletes

Investigators on Tuesday recovered all 10 bodies from a remote site in Argentina where helicopters serving a reality TV show apparently collided.

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French sports stars among 10 dead in Argentina air crash

BUENOS AIRES (AP) — Two helicopters carrying passengers filming a popular European reality show crashed Monday in a remote area of northwest Argentina, killing eight French citizens and two Argentines, authorities said. The helicopters crashed while flying near Villa Castelli in La Rioja province, about 730 miles (1,170 kilometers) northwest of Buenos Aires, La Rioja...

Sea Hawkers: fans with extra oomph

David Moody has long known that his Crown Hill neighborhood is a hotbed of Seahawks fever, even when folks are just at home watching an away game on TV. “Every time there’s a touchdown or something else good happens on the field, we all open our doors and yell at each other,” said Moody. So...

Roberto Luongo beats Canucks

NHL Jonathan Huberdeau had two goals and an assist, and Roberto Luongo stopped 32 shots in his return to Vancouver as the Florida Panthers beat the Canucks 3-1 on Thursday night. Aleksander Barkov also scored for Florida, and Luongo earned his 389th NHL victory — tying Dominik Hasek for 11th place on the career list....

Army? Let daughter be all she can be

Dear Carolyn While I’m away, readers give the advice. On being the parent your kids need you to be: When our daughter, a student/athlete and honor graduate, began to explore enlisting in the Army, it came as a surprise, and not just to us. But it was also something that she had done on her...

Michael Phelps pleads guilty to DUI, avoids jail time

Swimming Phelps pleads guilty to DUI, avoids jail time Michael Phelps, a winner of 18 Olympic gold medals, avoided jail time Friday when a judge placed him on probation for pleading guilty to driving under the influence for the second time in 10 years. The sentence came with a warning. “You don’t need a lecture...

‘Foxcatcher’: You’ve never seen Steve Carell like this before

In “Foxcatcher,” two curious worlds collide. Mark Schultz (Channing Tatum) is a star wrestler; when we meet him, a few years after winning gold at the 1984 Olympics, he’s making awkward motivational speeches to elementary-school audiences for a tiny fee, living quietly in a depressing apartment, training for the next Olympics in the hopes that...