Violent attempt to repair a broken relationship ends in the death of a would-be peacemaker.
In the Post-Gazette archives our editors found not only photographs of one of the toughest Hall of Famers but also a story by Jonathan Silver detailing the battles of “Iron Mike.”
Windows were broken. Tables overturned. Pieces of broken glass crunched under the feet of investigators trying to figure out what happened.
August 1947: Family members were attending a wake for 14-year-old Betty Jane Yokobet when reporters burst…
We faced a crisis Wednesday morning.