The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usMon, 31 Aug 2015 15:39:35 EDTMon, 31 Aug 2015 15:39:35 EDT to shut down IndyCar series Wilson. Dan Wheldon. Paul Dana. Dead. Tony Renna. Greg Moore. Scott Brayton. Dead. Alex Zanardi. Sam Schmidt. Davey Hamilton. Maimed for life. Dario Franchitti. Cristiano da Matta. Kenny Brack. Careers cut short. James Hinchcliffe.Sat, 29 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDTPharoah thrills crowd SPRINGS, N.Y. - With a crowd of about 15,000 cheering him all the way, Triple Crown winner American Pharoah went for a glorious gallop around Saratoga Race Course the day before he runs in the $1.6 million Travers Stakes.Sat, 29 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDTGriffin III out for exhibition, Va. - The Washington Redskins say quarterback Robert Griffin III will miss Saturday's exhibition game at the Baltimore Ravens because of a concussion, reversing an earlier decision to let him play.Sat, 29 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDTBad day for Steelers organization - A quiet August day at Pittsburgh Steelers headquarters got noisy in a hurry Tuesday. The news broke that the Steelers were talking to Michael Vick about joining the team as a backup quarterbac.Wed, 26 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDTFemales can be ultimate athletes States military history was made this past week when Capt. Kristen Griest and 1st Lt. Shaye Haver became the first women to graduate from the Army's Ranger School.Tue, 25 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDT