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Aaron Hernandez cellphone records focus of murder trial

Jurors in the murder trial of the former New England Patriots player are pouring over records from his phone in the days surrounding the killing.

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NFL teams making moves

There was a lot of news on the first day of NFL free agency.

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FSU asks judge to throw out lawsuit from Winston accuser

Florida State is asking a judge to throw out a lawsuit from a woman who says star QB Jameis Winston sexually assaulted her.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports headlines making news today, Tuesday, March 10.

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Jury in Boston bombing trial hears from victims, sees video

Jurors in the trial of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev heard descriptions of horrendous injuries from survivors.

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Undefeated Kentucky remains on top of AP poll

Duke and Arizona are also among the top five teams in college basketball, according to the latest AP poll.

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Mushers embark on trek across Alaska as Iditarod begins

Mushers began the 1,000-mile trek across Alaska in the unusual start location of Fairbanks.

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Bills re-sign Hughes, McCourty heading back to Pats

NFL free agency officially begins on Tuesday.

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Reggie Jackson to sell big letters from old Yankee Stadium

Some very big, familiar pieces of New York City sports history are going on the auction block — courtesy of a baseball star.

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More gruesome testimony expected in Boston Marathon trial

Survivors of the bombing are steeling themselves for more gruesome testimony in the trial of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.

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Monday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories you'll be talking about today.

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Murder trial of ex-NFLer Hernandez to resume on DNA evidence

DNA evidence collected in the murder case against former the New England Patriots player is under the microscope in his murder trial.

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This week’s top sports shots

A look at some of this week's biggest plays and best photos in sports.

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Craig Sager returns to the sidelines

The NBA sideline reporter for TNT was back at work last night for the first time in nearly a year.

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Union: Lower NBA age limit

The players association general counsel expects the issue will be a contentious one with the NBA.

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Year after rule changes, men’s basketball back to old form

One year after the NCAA changed how rules were enforced to open up the game, men's basketball looks a lot like it once did.

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Low snow forces changes to iconic Iditarod

Much of the start of the world's most famous sled dog race is covered in barren gravel, forcing organizers to move the start further north.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Friday, March 6.

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Prosecutors: No charges for NASCAR driver Kurt Busch

Delaware prosecutors will not file criminal charges following allegations of domestic violence by his ex-girlfriend.

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2016 Rolex race to be first event at renovated Daytona

Daytona International Speedway will showcase its renovated motorsports stadium next January.

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Manar, Tumulty Formally Support Hawkins

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A former mayor and county and village official is backing a Springfield woman's bid to take the top job in the Springfield City Clerk's office in next week's election.

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Congressman: Don’t Trust Obama Admin or Iran

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Iran's possible reversal of a promise to ship out its atomic fuel is more proof that the Obama administration and its foreign policy are failures.

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Duckworth Announces Senate Run

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An Illinois Congresswoman is the first to say she wants Mark Kirk's seat in the U.S. Senate.

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Anti-Vehicle Theft Money Cut from Budget

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Groups that help fund the prevention of motor vehicle thefts in Illinios are among those that are sounding the alarm on some of Governor Bruce Rauner's budget cuts.

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Lawmakers Consider Requiring Paid Sick Days

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The choice of going to work sick or staying home and not getting paid would no longer be the choice – under a bill discussed in an Illinois Senate committee.