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Former ND State fullback died of accidental drug poisoning

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The state’s medical examiner says former North Dakota State football player Tyler Jangula died from accidental drug poisoning.

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Former NDSU fullback died of accidental drug poisoning

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The state medical examiner has concluded that former North Dakota State University football player Tyler Jangula died from accidental drug poisoning.

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Jockey Jerry Lambert, 3-time Hollywood Gold Cup winner, dies

In this June 30, 2007, file photo, Jerry Lambert, who rode Native Diver to three consecutive Hollywood Gold Cup wins from 1965 to 1967, appears at Hollywood Park in Inglewood, Calif. Lambert, one of California’s leading jockeys through the 1960s and ‘70s, was found dead Monday morning, Feb. 23, 2015, at his place of employment, Magali Farms in Santa Ynez, Calif. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jerry Lambert, a leading jockey on the Southern California circuit in the 1960s and ’70s who rode Native Diver to three consecutive Hollywood Gold Cup victories, has died. He was 74.

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NHL’s Montador offered years ago to donate brain

TORONTO (AP) — Before concussions were a serious topic in hockey, Steve Montador knew all about the consequences of head injuries. Five years ago, while still playing in the NHL, Montador committed to donating his brain to research.

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Legendary jazz musician Clark Terry dead at 94

File-This June 13, 2001, file photo shows Quincy Jones, right, talking with jazz musician Clark Terry at a rehearsal of "Sonic Convergence," in New York. Terry, a legendary jazz trumpeter, who mentored Miles Davis and Jones and played in the orchestras of both Count Basie and Duke Ellington and on "The Tonight Show," has died. He was 94.  (AP Photo/Stuart Ramson, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Legendary jazz trumpeter Clark Terry, who mentored Miles Davis and Quincy Jones and played in the orchestras of both Count Basie and Duke Ellington and on “The Tonight Show,” has died. He was 94.

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