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ESPN’s Olbermann out for week after Penn State comments

In this Oct. 24, 2011 file photo, Keith Olbermann leaves a taping of the "Late Show with David Letterman," in New York. Olbermann was taken off his ESPN show for the rest of the week after making insulting comments about Penn State students on Twitter Monday, Feb. 23, 2015. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes, file)

BRISTOL, Conn. (AP) — Keith Olbermann was taken off his ESPN show for the rest of the week after making insulting comments about Penn State students on Twitter.

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Back9Network suspends operations over capital ‘shortfall’

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The Back9Network, a cable and Internet-based network devoted to golfing that opened in Hartford with state assistance nearly two years ago, has announced that it has suspended operations.

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Brimah, Boatright lead UConn over Tulane 67-60

Connecticut's Ryan Boatright (11) is fouled by Tulane's Keith Pinckney (1) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015, in Storrs, Conn. (AP Photo/Fred Beckham)

STORRS, Conn. (AP) — Amida Brimah scored 19 points, grabbed five rebounds and blocked four shots as UConn snapped a two-game losing streak with a 67-60 win Sunday over Tulane.

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