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Pro soccer ref charged with fraud in NY, suspended

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — A Major League Soccer referee has been suspended after being accused of collecting New York unemployment benefits while working.

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Ex-Michigan receiver York sentenced for assault

FILE--In this Sept. 8, 2014 file photo, former Michigan wide receiver Csont'e York enters court in Ann Arbor, Mich. York has been sentenced to at least seven days in jail and two years of probation on misdemeanor assault charges Friday, Oct. 24, 2014. York, who appeared in one game as a reserve wide receiver as a freshman last season, enrolled at the University of Toledo after being kicked off the Michigan team. (AP Photo/The Ann Arbor News, Patrick Record) LOCAL TV OUT; LOCAL INTERNET OUT

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — A former Michigan wide receiver was sentenced Friday to seven days in jail on misdemeanor assault charges involving a punch that left a man with a broken jaw.

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Prosecutor weighing new trial of jockey Albarado

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Louisville prosecutor is weighing whether to once again prosecute Hall of Fame jockey Robby Albarado on a domestic assault charge.

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Pistorius prosecutors consult expert over appeal

Oscar Pistorius sits in court in Pretoria, South Africa, Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014 after judge Thokozile Masipais sentence Pistorius to five years imprisonment for culpable homicide in the killing of his girlfriend  Reeva Steenkamp last year.  (AP Photo/Herman Verwey, Pool)

STELLENBOSCH, South Africa (AP) — Oscar Pistorius could still face a murder conviction and 15 years in prison for killing his girlfriend as prosecutors said Friday they had consulted a South African criminal law expert over an appeal.

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Maple Leafs back on ice day after Ottawa shooting

Toronto Maple Leafs right wing Joffrey Lupul (19) and New York Islanders left wing Matt Martin (17) collide during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Uniondale, N.Y., Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

TORONTO (AP) — The Maple Leafs are back on the ice a day after they were locked down in their hotel near the shootings in Ottawa.

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