December 22, 2011 |
Jamal Lewis , Dorsey Levens and two other former NFL players have sued the league over brain injuries that they say left them struggling with medical problems years after their playing days ended. Lewis and Levens, along with Fulton Kuykendall and Ryan Stewart , filed the lawsuit against the National Football League and NFL Properties LLC this week in U.S. District Court in Atlanta. The players maintain the NFL knew as early as the 1920s of the potential for concussions to harm its players but only went public last year.
December 29, 1999 |
From Barney Oldfield to Parnelli Jones to John Force, from the board tracks of Beverly Hills and Culver City to the big ovals of Ontario and Fontana, from the streets of Santa Monica to those of Long Beach, Southern California has been on cutting edge of motor racing in the United States. Historians pinpoint a race in 1885 from Chicago to Waukegan, Ill., and back as the first in this country.