Injury

Indiana Pacers' Paul George is attended to after injuring his right leg during the USA Basketball Showcase Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Las Vegas Sun, Sam Morris)

Pacers’ George has surgery on broken leg

  LAS VEGAS (AP) — Indiana Pacers All-Star Paul George has undergone successful surgery on his broken right leg and is expected to remain in the hospital for about three days. The 6-foot-9 George had […]

08/02/2014

Miami Heat all star LeBron James was injured during Thursday's  victory at Oklahoma City when he was inadvertently struck by an opponent  on a drive to the basket. (Photo AP/Sue Ogrocki)

LeBron takes some teasing about his broken nose

MIAMI (AP) — LeBron James looked groggy, battled the sniffles as he spoke and wore a large bandage Saturday over the bridge of his swollen, broken nose. None of which stopped James’ Miami Heat teammates from […]

02/22/2014

This undated photo provided by the Russian freestyle federation shows Russian skicross racer Maria Komissarova at an unknown location. Russian officials said Komissarova broke and dislocated her spine during an Olympic training accident at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014 and was taken into emergency surgery. (AP Photo/Russian freestyle federation)

Russian skicross racer has successful surgery

KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia (AP) — Olympic skicross racer Maria Komissarova of Russia underwent a 6½-hour operation on her broken and dislocated spine following a training accident Saturday. Russian freestyle ski federation spokesman Mikhail Verzeba said […]

02/15/2014

Dzhokhar A. Tsarnaev, identified by the FBI as suspect number 2 in 2013 Boston Marathon bombings, FBI handout (AP Photo)

Doctor details Boston Marathon suspect’s injuries

BOSTON (AP) — Newly released court documents describe the extent of injuries to the surviving suspect in the Boston Marathon bombing, including multiple gunshot wounds to his face and a skull fracture. Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s injuries […]

08/20/2013

Flat screen TV

‘Alarming’ rise in children injured by falling TVs

CHICAGO (AP) — Falling televisions sent nearly 200,000 U.S. children to the emergency room over 20 years and the injury rate has climbed substantially for these sometimes deadly accidents, a study found. Doctors and safety […]

07/21/2013

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