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Report: 2 teams needed to make California stadium profitable

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A financial analysis projects that a proposed $1.7 billion NFL stadium near Los Angeles would need two teams to call it home to be a steady money-maker for the city where it would be constructed.

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Bobby Brown’s lawyer: Bobbi Kristina Brown has opened eyes

In this Feb. 18, 2012 file photo, singer Bobby Brown, former husband of the late Whitney Houston performs with New Edition at Mohegan Sun Casino in Uncasville, Conn. Brown told concert goers Saturday, April 18, 2015, that his daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown is awake nearly three months after she was found face down and unresponsive in a tub at her Georgia home. In a video, Brown tells the crowd during a concert appearance at the Verizon Theatre in Dallas, Texas, that “Bobbi is awake,” adding that “she is watching me.” The crowd screamed after his remark. (AP Photo/Joe Giblin, file)

ATLANTA (AP) — Bobby Brown’s lawyer issued a statement Monday saying the singer’s daughter has “opened her eyes” nearly three months after being found unresponsive in a bathtub in her Georgia home.

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Prosecutors identify 3rd frat member charged in vandalism

GAYLORD, Mich. (AP) — Prosecutors have identified a third University of Michigan fraternity member charged after hundreds of thousands of dollars in vandalism at a northern Michigan ski resort.

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Bill uses admissions tax to help pay for Hartford stadium

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The city of Hartford is hoping to pay off a planned minor league baseball stadium with proceeds from the state’s admission tax on tickets.

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Data deluge: MLB rolls out Statcast analytics on Tuesday

Bob Bowman, president of MLB Business and Media, explains new baseball statistics and how they might be displayed during a broadcast at a news conference in New York, Monday, April 20, 2015. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

NEW YORK (AP) — Which outfielder sprints the fastest and runs the longest to snag line drives into the gap? Which shortstop is best at throwing from the grass to nip the runner at first? Which catcher gets the ball to second base the quickest?

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