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Rifle football team calls foul over sanctions

RIFLE, Colo. (AP) — Rifle High School officials are criticizing a decision to bench their coach for one game and imposing sanctions after a volunteer videographer affiliated with the team got caught on the opposition sidelines for three of the Bears’ state playoff football games last fall.

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Police make arrest in threat that delayed Hernandez trial

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — Police have arrested a man who they allege called in a bomb threat that forced the evacuation of the Massachusetts courthouse where Aaron Hernandez’s murder trial is being held.

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Crosby, Beck help Ironmen roll past Scots in D2 semi, 54-38

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Desmond Crosby scored 14 points and Tervell Beck hit two big 3s — the long and short of it at 5-foot-9 and 6-8 — to lead Cleveland Central Catholic to a 54-38 win over Columbus Walnut Ridge in a Division II state semifinal on Friday.

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Game show is lottery, Monopoly combo; Billy Gardell hosts

In this undated photo provided by Monopoly Millionaires' Club, host Bill Gardell congratulates contestant Waltriessa Deleon of Texas as she wins a big cash prize on the new game show “Monopoly Millionaires' Club.” The show debuts the weekend of March 28-29, 2015.  (AP Photo/Monopoly Millionaires' Club, Steve Reed)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — It sounds like a Swiss Army knife version of a TV game show: a combination of a venerable board game, state lotteries, Las Vegas and seasoned comedian Billy Gardell as host.

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Loyola-New Orleans to add men’s, women’s swimming

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Loyola University New Orleans will be adding men’s and women’s swimming as well as competitive cheer and dance to its sports programs in 2016-17.

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