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Judge lets ex-NHL player lawsuit over concussions continue

Vancouver Canucks' Derek Dorsett (51) flies over Winnipeg Jets' Lee Stempniak (20) during the first period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, March 24, 2015, in Vancouver, British Columbia. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jonathan Hayward)

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The NHL’s motion to dismiss a class-action lawsuit brought by former players over concussion-related injuries has been largely rejected by a federal judge, allowing the claims to move forward.

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AP Source: Threat against Obama niece prompts security hike

Princeton forward Leslie Robinson (45) reacts to an official's call in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Green Bay in the first round of the NCAA tournament, Saturday, March 21, 2015, in College Park, Md. Robinson is the niece of President Barack Obama, who was in attendance at the game. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — A threat against President Barack Obama’s niece, a player on Princeton’s women’s basketball team, prompted increased security at the Tigers’ NCAA Tournament game at Maryland, said a person familiar with the situation says

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