• Hernandez lawyers pull CTE suit against NFL, plan to refile

    BOSTON (AP) — Lawyers for former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez say they are moving their lawsuit against the NFL from federal to state court because they can make more claims there.

  • Supreme Court denies petition for help from public defenders

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The New Mexico Supreme Court won’t intervene on behalf of public defenders who say they are overwhelmed by cases from poor defendants facing jail time, court officials said Wednesday.

  • Michigan Legislature OKs update to concussion training laws

    LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Coaches and others involved in youth sports would have to complete concussion awareness training at least once every three years under legislation headed to Gov. Rick Snyder for his signature.