• Aaron Hernandez lawyer: Brain showed ‘severe’ case of CTE

    BOSTON (AP) — Former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez had a severe case of the degenerative brain disease chronic traumatic encephalopathy, researchers said on Thursday. His lawyer announced a lawsuit against the NFL and the team, accusing them of hiding the true dangers of the sport.

  • The Latest: Family of slain student urges peaceful protest

    ATLANTA (AP) — The Latest on the fatal shooting of a Georgia Tech student by campus police (all times local):