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Theater gunman’s writings alternate between ramblings, plans

This screenshot made from a pdf released by the Colorado Judicial Department on Wed., May 27, 2015, shows a portion of Aurora shooter James Holmes' notebook, after it was presented as evidence in the Holmes murder trial on Tues., May 26, 2015, in Centennial, Colo. The notebook entries on these two pages discuss the pros and cons of various methods and venues for committing mass murder and, at right, is a diagram of the theater in Aurora where Holmes carried out the killings. The notebook was released into public domain as per court procedure. (Colorado Judicial Department via AP Photos)

CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Colorado theater shooting gunman James Holmes’ notebook full of scrawled writings and stick-figure drawings was made public Wednesday, a day after it was introduced as evidence in his trial.

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For Bears chairman, plenty to second guess in McDonald case

Chicago Bears Chairman of the Board George H. McCaskey speaks with the media regarding the release of defensive end Ray McDonald after an NFL football organized team activity at Halas Hall, Wednesday May 27, 2015, in Lake Forest, Ill. (AP Photo/Matt Marton)

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — Chicago Bears chairman George McCaskey said Wednesday he has repeatedly second-guessed his decision to approve the Ray McDonald signing and asked himself what he could have done differently.

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Syndergaard dazzles with bat and glove, Mets sweep Phillies

New York Mets starting pitcher Noah Syndergaard (34) follows through with a pitch in the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Philadelphia Phillies in New York, Wednesday, May 27, 2015. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

NEW YORK (AP) — Noah Syndergaard took care of birthday gifts for his dad and manager with one scintillating start.

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SEC to ‘substantially’ increase fines for rushing fields

In this Oct. 4, 2014, file photo, Mississippi fans gather on the field, while a few climb onto a goal post, after Mississippi defeated Alabama 23-17 in an NCAA college football game in Oxford, Miss. The Southeastern Conference has been fining teams for a decade for allowing fans to rush fields and courts. Now, the league appears ready to significantly raise the penalty. (Robert Sutton/The Tuscaloosa News via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

DESTIN, Fla. (AP) — The Southeastern Conference has been fining its schools for rushing fields and storming courts since 2004.

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SEC to allow satellite camps if NCAA doesn’t ban them

DESTIN, Fla. (AP) — The Southeastern Conference will either change the rules regarding recruiting camps or join in the chase.

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