A late winter storm that dumped at least 6 feet of snow in parts of the Sierra Nevada created ripe conditions for snow sports enthusiasts but also posed risks for back country skiers, one of whom was killed by an avalanche.
A skier who was injured after an avalanche in the Tahoe National Forest on Thursday afternoon later died as a result of his injuries.
Buster Posey has fractured a bone in his lower left leg and could be out for the season, delivering a potentially devastating blow to the San Francisco Giants.
Nobody can really enjoy watching San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey have his season ended in a horrible home plate collision.
Baseball fans everywhere are debating the circumstances of the home plate collision at AT&T Park Wednesday night that seriously injured Giants catcher and 2010 Rookie of the Year Buster Posey.
A Fremont police officer suffered a broken leg when he was struck by a man driving a stolen van on Monday morning, and police were continuing to look for the suspect Tuesday, a police sergeant said.