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Judge allows paralyzed teen’s lawsuit against Pop Warner

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Los Angeles judge has refused to throw out a lawsuit by a teenager who was paralyzed while making a tackle during a Pop Warner football game.

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IHSA to post hoops title-games video online

BLOOMINGTON, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois State High School Association says fans of high school basketball will soon be able to watch state-title games from six decades online.

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Qatar: Building team to spring surprise in 2022

In this photo taken on Nov. 5, 2014, a man walks on the pitch as Qatar’s Aspire Academy plays against a visiting team, San Lorenzo, in Doha, Qatar. Qatar is relying on the academy to train what it hopes will be a competitive team at the World Cup it is hosting in 2022. (AP Photo/John Leicester)

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — It’s a cold, hard fact of football: Countries with tiny populations don’t generally beat big ones with deep wells of talented players.

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Pro basketball league expanding to 8 teams

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Central Basketball Association is expanding to eight teams for the 2015 season.

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Todd Davis quickly carves out niche in Denver

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — In his six months in New Orleans, undrafted linebacker Todd Davis was waived four times, bouncing back and forth between the Saints’ practice squad and their active roster.

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