Middle School Football Player Dies After Being Bitten By Ants

Last Wednesday, 13-year-old Cameron Espinosa huddled up with his teammates at halftime. Suddenly, said a school district official, he began screaming "Ants! Ants!" His coach told him to wash off the bites with a water bottle, and Espinosa eventually collapsed and was taken to the hospital. On Monday, he died.

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The Angels Game Was Delayed By Bees

First pitch of the Orioles-Angels game last night was briefly delayed when a swarm of bees descended on a camera behind home plate. This screengrab, from Fox Sports West's Jose Mota, is just messing with perspective—they're not actually 15-foot bees. We think. We pray. Has anyone heard from anybody in Anaheim yet… » 5/03/13 10:27am 5/03/13 10:27am

Tennis Player Stung By Wasp Right On The Backside

Florida: it's a horrible place. When Lauren Davis met Alize Cornet in the Sony Open at Key Biscayne on Sunday, the temperature was in the 90s with a solid wall of humidity. Both players were failing by the second set, and both players left the court in wheelchairs after Cornet's 2-6, 6-3, 6-2 victory. And, yes, a wasp… » 3/26/13 10:07am 3/26/13 10:07am

Today's Diamondbacks-Rockies Game Was Delayed Due To Bees. Lots Of…

A swarm of bees delayed today's Arizona-Colorado game in Denver for several minutes during the top of the fifth inning, as the mass of winged insects invaded the first base line and Rockies' dugout before eventually gathering near a photographers' well on the the right field line. » 5/17/12 5:25pm 5/17/12 5:25pm

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Washington Man, Stung By Bee, Decides To Pour Gasoline All Over The…

Those damned bees. They sting you, and perhaps you get particularly swollen, and somewhat irritated, and then your summer day is ruined and you've got a moderate-sized welt on your arm. » 8/30/11 11:05pm 8/30/11 11:05pm