ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — A federal judge seems to think Native Americans offended by the Washington Redskins team name are properly being sued by the NFL franchise.
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ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Deliberations have begun in the manslaughter and hazing trial of a former Florida A&M band member charged in the death of a drum major.
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Officials are preparing for what may come as West Virginia University hosts its first home game since riots erupted in Morgantown two weeks ago.
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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Twin Cities advertising agency has created a TV and radio ad that it hopes will make a strong point about why Native Americans and others oppose the Washington Redskins’ name and logo.
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CAMDEN, S.C. (AP) — Police in Camden have charged two teens with assault because of a brawl that followed a high school football game.
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