Thursday, February 11, 2016
     

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Thursday, Feb 11, 2016 - 3:28pm

Ex-president sues Penn State over Sandusky scandal backlash

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Penn State's former president has gone on the legal offensive, filing one lawsuit that alleges the university violated an agreement they made when he stepped down four years ago and a second defamation claim over a university-commissioned report that was blisteringly critical of his handling of the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal....

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Thursday, Feb 11, 2016 - 3:20pm

Ex-Olympian to argue self-defense in domestic violence case

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- A lawyer for Olympic gold-medalist skier Picabo Street said Thursday that she was defending herself during a December fight with her father and will demand a jury trial on domestic violence and assault charges....

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Thursday, Feb 11, 2016 - 3:16pm

LeBron donates uniforms to Toronto-area school teams

CLEVELAND (AP) -- LeBron James crossed the Canadian border to dish out an All-Star assist....

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Thursday, Feb 11, 2016 - 3:06pm

Replay officials could have more say in targeting penalties

Replay officials are likely to have more power when it comes to calling targeting penalties in college football next season....

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Thursday, Feb 11, 2016 - 2:14pm

Peyton Manning has a little fun with little brother Eli

NEW YORK (AP) -- Peyton Manning had a little fun with little brother Eli's sad face at the Super Bowl during an appearance on NBC's "Tonight Show."...

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Thursday, Feb 11, 2016 - 1:52pm

Health scare over, Bosh ready to enjoy another All-Star trip

TORONTO (AP) -- Chris Bosh sees no need to reflect on where he was at this time last year....

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Thursday, Feb 11, 2016 - 1:49pm

Fantasy sports companies defend embattled industry

BOSTON (AP) -- Daily fantasy sports companies say their industry remains viable despite a rocky start to 2016....

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Thursday, Feb 11, 2016 - 12:59pm

FIFA candidates head to Miami to meet CONCACAF in crisis

The five FIFA presidential candidates meet in Miami on Friday with the election's most inscrutable voters who are deep in their own leadership race amid a financial crisis....

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Thursday, Feb 11, 2016 - 11:55am

AP Interview: IOC medical chief seeks to allay Zika fears

LONDON (AP) -- Seeking to allay fears over the Zika outbreak, the IOC medical director said "everything that can be done is being done" to combat the virus in Brazil and provide safe conditions for athletes at the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro....

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Thursday, Feb 11, 2016 - 11:13am

FIFA candidate Ali queries Salman's role in Bahrain protests

GENEVA (AP) -- FIFA presidential candidate Prince Ali has questioned the role of election rival Sheikh Salman in not protecting Bahrain players who alleged abuses after pro-democracy protests in 2011....

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