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Broncos owner giving up control due to Alzheimer’s

FILE – This Jan. 5, 2011 file photo shows Denver Broncos owner Pat Bowlen talking about Hall of Fame quarterback John Elway, who he named Executive V.P. of football operations during a news conference at the team’s headquarters in Englewood, Colo. Bowlen is giving up...
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Montana U.S. senator’s thesis appears to plagiarize

FILE – In this Friday, Jan. 26, 2014, file photo, U.S. Sen. John Walsh speaks to reporters in Helena, Mont. The Democrat’s thesis written for the U.S. Army War College contains unattributed passages that appear to be taken word-for-word from previously published...

Fans hop aboard exclusive train to Comic-Con

ABOARD THE SILVER SPLENDOR (AP) — For a lucky fellowship of fans, Comic-Con is beginning early on a private train car trekking to the pop-culture convention. The fan-centric social networking site Wikia picked 30 users to board a private vintage carriage transformed into...
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Musician Nas finds his family tree in PBS series

In this Wednesday, July 23, 2014 photo released by PBS, from left, actor Courtney B. Vance, actor and playwright Anna Deavere Smith, recording artist Nas, actor Khandi Alexander and host/executive producer/writer/presenter Henry Louis Gates Jr. discuss uncovering family histories...
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Stonestreet: Acceptance will grow for gay athletes

FILE – This Jan. 18, 2014 file photo shows actor Eric Stonestreet arrives at the 20th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards in Los Angeles. The two-time Emmy winner plays Cameron Tucker on the hit ABC series. On the show’s season finale, he married his partner,...

Some Lethal Injection Problems In US Executions

Since Texas became the first state to use lethal injection as its execution method on Dec. 7, 1982, some problems have been reported during the process nationwide. Those include delays in finding suitable veins, needles becoming clogged or disengaged, and reactions from inmates...

Rookie Justin Gilbert Signs With Browns

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Justin Gilbert’s got his contract with the Browns. Now he needs a starting job. The rookie cornerback signed a four-year, $12.8 million contract on Wednesday as Cleveland’s other first-year players, injured veteran and quarterbacks reported for...

Reynolds Homers Twice, Brewers Top Reds 5-1

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Mark Reynolds homered twice to help the Milwaukee Brewers swept the three-game series from the Cincinnati Reds with a 5-1 win on Wednesday. Kyle Lohse pitched 6 2-3 strong innings to hand the Reds their sixth straight loss since the All-Star break. Lohse (11-4)...

Fill-in Swarzak Pitches Twins Past Indians 3-1

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Anthony Swarzak pitched five sharp innings in a fill-in start, Oswaldo Arcia homered and the Minnesota Twins beat the Cleveland Indians 3-1 Wednesday. Danny Santana scored after two of his three hits for the Twins, and five relievers totaled six strikeouts over...

Hall Of Famer Jim Brown Sues Over ’64 Title Ring

NEW YORK (AP) — Hall of Fame football star Jim Brown — running out of time to retrieve his 1964 NFL championship ring — has sued a memorabilia dealer. The 78-year-old Los Angeles resident filed the lawsuit Wednesday in Manhattan federal court against Lelands.com and Lelands...