Quarterbacks in the spotlight for TCU, WVU matchup

West Virginia quarterback Clint Trickett (9) hands off to teammate Wendell Smallwood (4) in the fourth quarter of an NCAA college football game against Oklahoma State in Stillwater, Okla., Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014. West Virginia won 34-10.(AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Most improved is a label that certainly fit quarterbacks Clint Trickett of West Virginia and Trevone Boykin of TCU.

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South Africa: suspect arrested in soccer killing

Sam Meyiwa, the father of national soccer captain and goalkeeper Senzo Meyiwa, bottom left, reacts as he walks past a poster with his son's portrait during a memorial service held for three South African sports figures who died within days of each other at an indoor sports arena in downtown Johannesburg, South Africa, Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014. South Africa's sport ministry organized a combined memorial service for fans of national soccer captain and goalkeeper Senzo Meyiwa, Olympic silver medalist Mbulaeni Mulaudzi and welterweight boxer Phindile Mwelase. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe)

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — A suspect has been charged with the murder of Senzo Meyiwa, South Africa’s national soccer team captain, authorities said Friday.

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Protest planned before Minnesota Vikings game

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Opponents of the Washington Redskins’ team name hope for a large turnout for a protest at an upcoming game against the Minnesota Vikings.

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Hearing set for soccer player in referee’s slaying

FILE- In this July 10, 2014 file photo, Bassel Abdul Saad, left, sits with his attorney Ali Hammoud, during his arraignment before Judge Kathleen McCann in the 16th District Court in Livonia, Mich.  Saad is accused of killing John Bieniewicz, a referee, with a punch to the neck.  A hearing for Saad is scheduled in Wayne County Circuit Court on Friday, Oct. 31. (AP Photo/Detroit News, David Coates)  MANDATORY CREDIT

DETROIT (AP) — A hearing for a Detroit-area soccer player charged in the one-punch slaying of a referee has been postponed.

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After 40 years, a look at Hello Kitty’s success

In this June 30, 2012 file photo, people ride on a sightseeing bus painted with a Hello Kitty character in Tokyo. When she came to life in 1974, she was a kitty without a name, sitting sideways in blue overalls and a big red bow, on a coin purse for Japanese girls. On Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014, fans around the world celebrate the 40th anniversary of this global icon of "cute-cool." That is, Hello Kitty. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara, File)

TOKYO (AP) — When she came to life in 1974, she was a kitty without a name, sitting sideways in blue overalls and a big red bow, on a coin purse for Japanese girls. On Saturday, fans around the world celebrate the 40th anniversary of this global icon of “cute-cool.” That is, Hello Kitty.

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