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Woman recants allegation ex-Alabama player assaulted her

In a March 13, 2015 photo, Alabama defensive lineman Jonathan Taylor (53) jogs from station to station during Alabama's first spring football practice  at the Thomas-Drew Practice Fields in Tuscaloosa, Ala. Taylor was removed from the Alabama team Monday, March 30, 2015, after a domestic violence arrest over the weekend.  (AP Photo/AL.com, Vasha Hunt) MAGS OUT

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — The woman who said former Alabama football player Jonathan Taylor assaulted her has recanted the allegations.

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Obama signs order creating new cyber sanctions program

FILE  In this March 31, 2015 file photo, President Barack Obama speaks in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. President Barack Obama on Wednesday authorized a new U.S. government approach to deterring cyberattacks: financial sanctions against malicious overseas hackers and companies that knowingly benefit from the fruits of cyber espionage.  (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama on Wednesday authorized a new U.S. government approach to deterring cyberattacks: financial sanctions against malicious overseas hackers and companies that knowingly benefit from the fruits of cyberespionage.

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Northern Iowa and Ben Jacobson agree to 10-year extension

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Northern Iowa coach Ben Jacobson has agreed to stay with the Panthers for another decade.

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Oklahoma guard Booker to transfer

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma guard Frank Booker has decided to transfer, the school said Wednesday.

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Man who sued Aaron Hernandez due to testify in murder trial

Former New England Patriots NFL football player Aaron Hernandez, left, listens alongside his attorney Charles Rankin as prosecution witness Alexander Bradley is questioned by the prosecution without the jury present during his murder trial, Wednesday, April 1, 2015, at Bristol County Superior Court in Fall River, Mass. Hernandez is accused of killing Odin Lloyd in June 2013. (AP Photo/Brian Snyder, Pool)

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — A man who sued Aaron Hernandez over being shot in the face in Florida has taken the stand in the former New England Patriots player’s murder trial.

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