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Aaron Hernandez to be in court on witness intimidation case

Sporting a new neck tattoo former New England Patriots NFL football player Aaron Hernandez sits at the defense table during his arraignment on a charge of trying to silence a witness in a double murder case against him by shooting the man in the face at Suffolk Superior Court, Thursday, May 21, 2015, in Boston. Hernandez was convicted last month in the 2013 murder of Odin Lloyd. (AP Photo/Stephan Savoia, Pool)

BOSTON (AP) — Former NFL player Aaron Hernandez, sporting a new neck tattoo while making his first court appearance since being sentenced to life in prison for murder, pleaded not guilty on Thursday to a charge he tried to silence a witness in a separate double murder case by shooting him in the face.

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Former players: NFL teams ‘conspired’ to push painkillers

BALTIMORE (AP) — Hundreds of former players have filed a lawsuit claiming all 32 NFL teams, their doctors, trainers and medical staffs obtained and provided painkillers to players — often illegally — as part of a decades-long conspiracy to keep them on the field without regard for their long-term health.

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NFL suspends Bills defensive tackle Dareus for 1 game

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Buffalo Bills defensive tackle Marcell Dareus will miss the season opener after being suspended without pay by the NFL for violating the league’s substance abuse policy.

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Rediscovering Walt Disney’s optimistic in ‘Tomorrowland’

In this Friday, May 8, 2015 photo, Brad Bird, from left, George Clooney and Damon Lindelof pose for a portrait during press day for "Tomorrowland" at The Montage Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif. The movie opens in U.S. theaters on May 22, 2015.  (Photo by Rich Fury/Invision/AP)

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — For writer Damon Lindelof, the genesis of the escapist adventure “Tomorrowland” was one very simple question: What happened to our jet packs?

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Water ferry returns for 2015 Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix

DETROIT (AP) — A water ferry service will return this year to take spectators from the mainland to the Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix auto race course.

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