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Hearing set for soccer player in referee slaying

DETROIT (AP) — A motion hearing is planned in the case of a Detroit-area soccer player charged in the one-punch slaying of a referee.

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Ex-Tar Heels basketball player faces rape charge

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — A former University of North Carolina men’s basketball player has been charged with second-degree rape.

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Minnesota suspends backup McNeil after arrest

This booking photo released by the Hennepin County Jail in Minneapolis, shows Minnesota college basketball player Daquein McNeil, who was arrested Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, on a charge of domestic assault. He was suspended from all team activities, athletic director Norwood Teague said. (AP Photo/Hennepin County Jail, via The Star Tribune)

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota sophomore guard Daquein McNeil was jailed Tuesday without bail after his arrest on a felony domestic assault charge involving his girlfriend.

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Judge allows Redskins to go forward with name case

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — A judge is allowing the Washington Redskins to move ahead with a lawsuit seeking to overturn a cancellation of the team’s trademark.

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Nobel Prize for DNA discovery going to auction

This image provided by Christie's auction house shows the 1962 Nobel Prize medal James Watson won for his role in the discovery of the structure of DNA. The medal is going on the auction block Dec. 4, 2014 at Christie's. (AP Photo/Christie's)

NEW YORK (AP) — The 1962 Nobel Prize James Watson won for his role in the discovery of the structure of DNA is going on the auction block.

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