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Worker who saw victim’s body testifies at Hernandez trial

Former New England Patriots football player Aaron Hernandez, left, sits with defense attorney Charles Rankin during his murder trial, Friday, Jan. 30, 2015, in Fall River, Mass. Hernandez is charged with killing semiprofessional football player Odin Lloyd, 27, in June 2013. (AP Photo/The Boston Herald, Ted Fitzgerald, Pool)

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — The 18 New England residents sitting on the jury in the murder trial of former Patriots star Aaron Hernandez will be allowed to watch the home team play in Sunday’s Super Bowl, but the judge overseeing the case says they must leave the room if his name is mentioned.

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Motiejunas scores 26, Rockets top Celtics for 4th win in row

BOSTON (AP) — Donatas Motiejunas scored 10 of his 26 points in the fourth quarter, leading the Houston Rockets over the Boston Celtics 93-87 Friday night for their fourth straight win.

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Kelvin Gastelum, John Lineker miss weight for UFC 183

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Welterweight Kelvin Gastelum and flyweight John Lineker have badly missed weight for their bouts at UFC 183 on Saturday night.

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LeBron returns, Love, Irving team for 44, as Cavs top Kings

Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James (23) drives to the basket against Sacramento Kings’ Carl Landry (24) and Rudy Gay (8) during the second quarter of an NBA basketball game Friday, Jan. 30, 2015, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

CLEVELAND (AP) — Kevin Love and Kyrie Irving combined for 44 points, and LeBron James scored 19 in his return from a one-game absence, as the Cleveland Cavaliers stayed hot, beating the Sacramento Kings 101-90 on Friday night for their ninth straight win.

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Bulgak leads No. 9 Florida State women past Georgia Tech

Florida State guard Maegan Conwright (15) drives to the basket against Georgia Tech's Roddreka Rogers during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Friday, Jan. 30, 2015, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/Branden Camp)

ATLANTA (AP) — Emiah Bingley has been trying to improve her 3-point shooting. It showed Friday night.

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