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Varying health premium subsidies worry consumers

In this March 31, 2014 file photo, people sign up for the Affordable Care Act at Swope Health Services, in Kansas City, Mo. The Associated Press interviewed insurance agents, health counselors and attorneys around the country who said they received varying subsidy amounts for the same consumers. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel, File)

MIAMI (AP) — Linda Close was grateful to learn she qualified for a sizable subsidy to help pay for her health insurance under the new federal law. But in the process of signing up for a plan, Close said her HealthCare.gov account showed several different subsidy amounts, varying as much as $180 per month.

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NFL suspends Jaguars WR Sanders 4 games

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The NFL has suspended Jacksonville Jaguars receiver Ace Sanders without pay for the first four games of the season for violating the league’s substance-abuse policy.

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9 FSU players picked to preseason all-ACC team

Florida State's Jameis Winston answers a question during a news conference at the Atlantic Coast Conference Football kickoff in Greensboro, N.C., Sunday, July 20, 2014. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback Jameis Winston is one of nine Florida State players on the preseason all-Atlantic Coast Conference team.

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Bears set sights on playoffs after busy offseason

In this June 17, 2014, file photo, Chicago Bears' defensive end Jared Allen (69) rushes quarterback Jay Cutler during NFLfootball minicamp in Lake Forest, Ill. It was far from a quiet offseason for the Bears, and now they really hope to make some noise. Allen, 32, is the centerpiece of the makeover, the prized signing in free agency. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast, File)

CHICAGO (AP) — It was far from a quiet offseason for the Chicago Bears, and now they really hope to make some noise.

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Wilbekin finds comfort with Manning at Wake Forest

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Mitchell Wilbekin always has been Danny Manning’s kind of point guard.

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