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FCC: ‘Redskins’ not profane; station keeps license

WASHINGTON (AP) — Saying the word “Redskins” on the air isn’t obscene or profane — at least not according to the Federal Communications Commission.

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Williams: time to get tougher on No. 24 Tar Heels

North Carolina head coach Roy Williams directs his team during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against UNC Greensboro in Greensboro, N.C., Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014. North Carolina won 79-56. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina coach Roy Williams says it’s time to get tougher on his team.

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Kings’ DeMarcus Cousins set to return vs. Bucks

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — DeMarcus Cousins appears ready to return from a serious bout with viral meningitis when the Sacramento Kings host the Milwaukee Bucks on Thursday night.

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Vols won’t have McGhee for Tennessee Tech game

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee forward Jabari McGhee won’t play Friday against Tennessee Tech because of an injury to his right foot.

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Bears bench QB Jay Cutler for Clausen

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees (9) and Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler (6) talk after an NFL football game Monday, Dec. 15, 2014, in Chicago. The Saints won 31-15. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears benched Jay Cutler on Thursday, deciding to start Jimmy Clausen against this Detroit Lions this weekend in favor of their franchise quarterback who signed a massive, seven-year deal less than a year ago.

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