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Former NFL All-Pro Sharper indicted on rape charges

Former New Orleans Saints All-Pro safety Darren Sharper was indicted on rape charges.

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This week’s top sports shots

TCU head coach Gary Patterson is doused by his players after their 55-3 win over Iowa State in an NCAA…

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2 playoff games add to bills for players’ families

Take out a loan or even a second mortgage, forgo Christmas presents or split a hotel room.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the biggest sports stories making news today, Friday, Dec. 12.

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Mariota hits the trifecta

Oregon's Marcus Mariota is having a great week.

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NHL: Hockey highlights

Here's the latest from the National Hockey League.

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Rehabilitated Woods heading toward his second billion

His goal of 18 majors is in serious doubt, Tiger Woods is entering the next phase of his career heading toward making another billion.

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Cardinals beat Rams to post best record in NFL

Arizona posted their best record in the NFL after a road victory over the Rams.

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Women’s groups blast new NFL policy

Some say changes to the NFL's personal conduct policy don't do enough to help victims and hold players accountable.

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NJIT on hoops map, energized after Michigan win

The days of just family and friends attending New Jersey Institute of Technology basketball games are over.

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Wisconsin RB Gordon heading to NFL draft

Heisman Trophy finalist Melvin Gordon is skipping his senior season to enter the NFL draft.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at some of the big sports news making headlines today, Thursday, Dec. 11.

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NFL backs new personal conduct policy

National Football League owners unanimously endorsed a "revised and strengthened" personal conduct policy.

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Manning, Gronkowski on All-Fundamentals team

The team recognizes NFL players who employ proper technique, which fosters safety and better on-field performance.

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Titans’ Hill being investigated for sexual assault

Tennessee's veteran defensive tackle Sammie Hill is under investigation for an alleged sexual assault.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Wednesday, Dec. 10.

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Panthers QB Newton fractures back in car crash

Cam Newton was taken to a hospital where he was in fair condition with minor back fractures.

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Little-known Latvian has unlikely lead in All-Star voting

Zemgus Girgensons is the unlikely runaway leader in NHL All-Star fan voting.

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Panthers QB Newton hurt in car wreck

Cam Newton was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, police said.

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No fines for NBA players in ‘I Can’t Breathe’ protest

No fines or reprimands will be given to players who wore protest shirts during the pre-game warmup.

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Hundreds Turn Out in Chatham to Talk Water

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Complaints about water quality in Chatham pour in

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Some Want Rail Crossing “Quiet Zones”

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3rd Street corridor too noisy for some residents

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Lincoln Library Receives Sizable Gift

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Estate of local icon provides large gift to public library for upgrades

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Topinka Honored, Remembered in Memorial Service

FILE - In this Nov. 3, 2002 file photo, Illinois state Treasurer Judy Baar Topinka participates in a Republican campaign rally in Springfield, Ill. Topinka, who won a second term for state comptroller in November 2014, died early Wednesday morning, Dec. 10, 2014, less than 24 hours after having a stroke, according to her office. She was 70. Topinka previously served three terms as Illinois state treasurer, was a former Illinois GOP chairwoman and ran for governor in 2006.

Friends, family, and politicians bid their final farewell to Judy Baar Topinka.

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Deliberations Begin in IDPH Grant Fraud Case

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A federal jury has started deliberating on whether a Chicago businessman and his wife stole $3.4 million they received in Illinois state grant funds.