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Ex-NFL star Sharper starts entering pleas in 4-state deal

Former NFL safety Darren Sharper, center, with his attorneys, Lisa Wayne, left, and Leonard Levine, right, appear in Los Angeles Superior Court on Monday, March 23, 2015. Sharper was sentenced to nine years in federal prison Monday immediately after he pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting a woman in Arizona, marking the first change of plea of the day for the former safety accused of drugging and assaulting women in four states. (AP Photo/Nick Ut, Pool)

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Former NFL star Darren Sharper pleaded guilty in Las Vegas to reduced felony attempted sex assault as part of a four-state plea deal that’ll put him to federal prison for about nine years.

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Rich get richer: Mayweather and Pacquiao purses soar

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The first ticket has yet to be sold, but the richest fight in boxing history is getting richer by the day.

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Ex-NFL player Sharper gets 9 years in Arizona sex assault

Former NFL safety Darren Sharper, right, appears in Los Angeles Superior Court on Monday, March 23, 2015. At left is his attorney, Lisa Wayne. Sharper pleaded no contest Monday in Los Angeles to charges of drugging and raping two women in the second of similar criminal cases in four states. Earlier, he pleaded guilty by video link to sexual assault in Arizona and was sentenced to nine years in federal prison. (AP Photo/Nick Ut, Pool)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Former NFL star Darren Sharper removed all doubt Monday that he drugged and raped women, taking the first of several steps to own up to sex assaults in four states that will send him to federal prison for about nine years.

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Nevada expects to pick next basketball coach by Thursday

RENO, Nev. (AP) — The Nevada Wolf Pack could have a new basketball coach before the end of the week.

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Comic Marty Allen marks 93rd birthday with laughs, songs

In this Dec. 10, 1965 file photo, the comedy team of Marty Allen, left, and Steve Rossi, now making their first film on the Paramount lot in Los Angeles. Allen celebrates his 93rd birthday on Monday, March 23, 2015. (AP Photo/David F. Smith, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — On his 93rd birthday, comedian Marty Allen could easily rest on his laughs.

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