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Olsen leaves Miami after DUI arrest

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Kevin Olsen is no longer a Miami student.

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Yankees eliminated from East race, lose to Rays

Tampa Bay Rays' Ben Zobrist lines an RBI walk off single off New York Yankees relief pitcher Shawn Kelley during the ninth inning of a baseball game Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, in St. Petersburg, Fla. The Rays won the game 1-0. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Derek Jeter’s final season now has no chance of ending with an AL East title.

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Jaguars ‘disgusted’ with play at Washington

Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Chad Henne is sacked by Washington Redskins inside linebacker Perry Riley (56) and defensive end Jason Hatcher (97), during the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014, in Landover, Md. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — It would be easier for the Jacksonville Jaguars to handle their latest double-digit loss had just a few things gone wrong at Washington.

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Slumping Jeter gets night off from starting lineup

New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter smiles as he answers a question during a news conference before a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, in St. Petersburg, Fla. Jeter is playing in his last series against the Rays before retiring at the end of the season. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Derek Jeter, in an 0-for-24 slump, was out of the New York Yankees’ starting lineup at Tampa Bay on Monday night.

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Gamers use police hoax to lash out at opponents

In this April 22, 2014, file phot, Nassau County police officers enter a home in Long Beach, N.Y., in search of an armed killer, based on a phone call that turned out to be a hoax. Authorities say the dangerous and costly prank known as “swatting", is becoming increasingly popular among people who play combat games over live video feeds while thousands of people watch. Authorities estimated they spent $100,000 to send more than 60 officers to the Long Beach, Long Island swatting hoax.  (AP Photo/Newsday, Jim Staubitser, File)

DENVER (AP) — The calls to 911 raised an instant alarm: One caller said he shot his co-workers at a Colorado video game company and had hostages. Another in Florida said her father was drunk, wielding a machine gun and threatening their family.

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