Stories tagged: Aaron Hernandez
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 9, 2017, 4:05 p.m.
Doctor: Aaron Hernandez’s brain was severely damaged by disease
A researcher says Aaron Hernandez suffered severe damage to parts of the brain that play an important role in memory, impulse control and behavior. The 27-year-old former New England Patriots …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 21, 2017, 4:33 p.m.
Aaron Hernandez had severe CTE; daughter sues NFL, Pats
Tests conducted on the brain of former football star Aaron Hernandez showed severe signs of the degenerative brain disease chronic traumatic encephalopathy. His attorney said Thursday that the player’s daughter …
Sun., April 30, 2017, 1:20 p.m.
Jose Baez: Hernandez acquittal burnishes lawyer’s reputation
During Aaron Hernandez’s double murder trial, the former NFL star’s lawyer wanted to drive home his point that the prosecution’s star witness was a “three-legged pony” whose testimony could not …
UPDATED: Wed., April 19, 2017, 6:01 p.m.
Ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez dead after hanging self in cell
Massachusetts prison officials say former NFL star Aaron Hernandez has hanged himself in a cell where he was serving a life sentence for murder. The death of the former New …
Fri., April 14, 2017, 12:22 p.m.
Ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez, serving life, acquitted in 2 slayings
Ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez has been acquitted in a double slaying prosecutors say was fueled by his anger over a drink spilled at a Boston nightclub. The former New England …
Tue., April 11, 2017, 1:23 p.m.
No verdict in ex-NFL star’s murder trial after 3rd day
The jury in the double-murder trial of ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez has finished its third day of deliberations without reaching a verdict. Jurors have spent about 19 hours deliberating since …
Thu., April 6, 2017, 1:57 p.m.
Prosecutor to Aaron Hernandez jury: ‘You know who the killer is’
A prosecutor says former NFL star Aaron Hernandez “took pleasure” in gunning down two men in 2012 because he felt disrespected. Prosecutor Patrick Haggan made that claim Thursday during closing …
Wed., March 1, 2017, 5:59 p.m.
Defense: Killer of 2 is star witness, not Aaron Hernandez
An attorney for Aaron Hernandez says the real killer of two men in a hail of gunfire in Boston wasn’t the former NFL star but rather the government’s star witness …
Tue., Dec. 20, 2016, 10:30 p.m.
Ex-football star identified as shooter in double slaying
A man who survived a deadly 2012 drive-by shooting in Boston identified former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez in court on Tuesday as the one who pulled the trigger.
Thu., March 3, 2016, 7:44 a.m.
Murder trial of Aaron Hernandez’s friend gets underway
Jury selection in the murder trial of a friend of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez is getting started.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 13, 2015, 9:26 p.m.
Tuesday’s sports newsmakers
Hospitalized Former NBA and reality TV star Lamar Odom was hospitalized after he was found unconscious Tuesday at a Pahrump, Nevada brothel, authorities said.
Sun., April 19, 2015
Bianchi: What if Aaron Hernandez, Lawrence Phillips had been held accountable in college?
Aaron Hernandez, the former University of Florida star tight end, was convicted of murder on Wednesday just two days after Lawrence Phillips, a former University of Nebraska superstar running back, …
UPDATED: Wed., April 15, 2015, 12:26 p.m.
Ex-NFL player Aaron Hernandez convicted of 1st-degree murder
FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — Former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez was found guilty Wednesday of first-degree murder in a deadly late-night shooting, sealing the downfall of an athlete …
Fri., Jan. 9, 2015
NFL rising star Aaron Hernandez now set for murder trial
Aaron Hernandez was once one of the New England Patriots’ biggest stars. A tight end who helped land his team a spot in the Super Bowl, he had a $40 …
Tue., Dec. 23, 2014
Trial for former New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez expected to last 6-10 weeks
Hearing The murder trial of former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez is expected to take 6 to 10 weeks, prosecutors in Fall River, Massachusetts, said Monday. Hernandez was …
Tue., June 17, 2014
In brief: Vanderbilt, Texas win at CWS
College baseball: Walker Buehler pitched 5 1/3 innings of no-hit relief, and John Norwood drove in the go-ahead run and another for insurance in Vanderbilt’s 6-4 win over UC Irvine …
Fri., May 16, 2014
BOSTON – Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez ambushed and gunned down two men after a chance encounter inside a nightclub nearly two years ago, prosecutors said Thursday …
Thu., Nov. 28, 2013
Extended The University of Montana extended the contract of head football coach Mick Delaney through the 2014 season. Delaney is in the second year of a two-year contract. The Grizzlies …
Sat., Aug. 3, 2013
Lochte’s day in Barcelona one for ages
SWIMMING: Wearing fluorescent orange sneakers, Ryan Lochte eased out of his seat and moved gingerly toward the exit of the Palau Sant Jordi. It was the first time he was …
Wed., July 3, 2013, 11:45 a.m.
Cops: Evidence found in secret Hernandez apartment
WRENTHAM, Mass. — A police search of a secret “flop house” rented by former Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez turned up boxes of ammunition and clothing police believe could be …
Sat., June 29, 2013
Connecticut man arraigned in ex-Patriot’s murder case
ATTLEBORO, Mass. – An arrested man from former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez’s hometown was transferred to Massachusetts on Friday to face a gun charge connected to the …
Fri., June 28, 2013
Hernandez denied bail in murder case
FALL RIVER, Mass. – A judge on Thursday denied bail for former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez, who is charged with first-degree murder in the shooting death of …
Wed., June 26, 2013, 9:44 a.m.
Patriots’ Hernandez charged with murder
New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez was arrested Wednesday and charged with murder in the shooting death of a friend prosecutors say had angered the football player at a …
Mon., June 24, 2013
Duke wins first career PGA title in playoff
Golf: Journeyman Ken Duke made a 2 1/2-foot birdie putt on the second playoff hole Sunday to beat Chris Stroud at the Travelers Championship in Cromwell, Conn., and earn his …
Fri., June 21, 2013
Suit: Patriots’ Hernandez shot man in face in Florida
MIAMI – New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez, already connected to a homicide victim in Massachusetts, is being sued in South Florida by a man claiming Hernandez shot him …
Fri., Feb. 3, 2012
Patriots’ other tight end ready for NFL’s big dance
INDIANAPOLIS – Move over, salsa-specialist Victor Cruz. Aaron Hernandez may need room to show his merengue moves in the end zone. The dueling dancers are practicing the steps they hope …