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Sep 8, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

CRESCENT CITY, Calif. — A Northern California mixed-martial artist accused of ripping out his friend’s heart and removing his tongue while the two were on hallucinogenic drugs has pleaded guilty to murder and mayhem charges. Jarrod Wyatt of Crescent City agreed to a plea deal in which he will serve 50 years to life in prison, ...

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Sep 8, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

(CBS CHICAGO) If Lance Armstrong wanted to exchange his seven Tour de France titles for seven Chicago Marathon titles, he won’t be able to. That’s right, according to Chicago Marathon director Carey Pinkowski, sanctioning rules prevent Armstrong from running the Oct. 7 Bank of America Chicago Marathon. Here is the official statement from the Chicago Marathon. The ...

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Sep 7, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Your browser does not support iframes. (THE BLAZE) Oakland Althetics’ pitcher Brandon McCarthy took a line drive to the head Wednesday night, and after two hours of surgery on Thursday is reported to be alert and recovering. The incident occurred in a game against the Los Angeles Angels off a 91 mph pitch that was hit ...

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Sep 2, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

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Aug 30, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

(WASHINGTON TIMES) Joe Paterno believed organized gambling could be behind a series of threatening letters that the late Penn State football coach and his staff were sent in the late 1970s and early 1980s, according to his FBI file obtained Wednesday by The Washington Times. “It now appears to [Paterno], the purpose of letters is to ...

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Aug 27, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

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Aug 26, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

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Aug 25, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

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Aug 24, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Lance Armstrong speaks to soldiers at Kandahar Air Force Field on December 16, 2010. Excerpted from The Los Angeles Times: Lance Armstrong effectively surrendered his seven Tour de France titles Thursday, announcing he was giving up his years-long fight against accusations that he cheated to repeatedly win cycling's greatest race. U.S. Anti-Doping Agency Chief Executive Travis Tygart ...

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Aug 22, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

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Aug 22, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

(FOX NEWS) NBA players love the jump-shooting President Obama, but league owners are putting their money on Mitt Romney. Of the 14 NBA owners or co-owners who have contributed to the 2012 campaigns, eight gave a total of $50,000 to Romney, compared with $26,100 to Obama from the other six, according to the website HoopsHype. The owner ...

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Aug 20, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

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Aug 18, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

MARIETTA, Ga. — Two Cobb County high school choruses will not be performing with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra this year, because the symphony said their groups are not racially diverse enough. Video of the Walton and Lassiter High School choruses performing can be found all over YouTube, but they will not be found on stage with ...

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Aug 16, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

(FREE BEACON) A new lawsuit brought by a former NFL coach charges the husband of House minority leader Nancy Pelosi with breach of contract. Dennis Green, former head coach of the Minnesota Vikings and Arizona Cardinals, is accusing Paul Pelosi and business partner Bill Hambrecht of failing to honor the $1.5 million contract he signed ...

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Aug 13, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

(THE BLAZE) Penn State football coach Jerry Sandusky has already been convicted of a nightmarish career as a child molester of the kind that “Law and Order: Special Victims Unit” writers probably couldn’t even make up if they tried. Yet according to at least one witness, the full extent of Sandusky’s crimes has yet to ...

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Aug 13, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

(CNN) -- Every few years, I reassess how I feel about Mexican-Americans who wave Mexican flags. Much of it has to do with who is doing the waving and under what circumstances. In 2006, I wrote a column saying it was a bad idea for immigration reform advocates to wave Mexican flags as they marched through ...

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Aug 12, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

(REUTERS) - United States finished top of the London Olympics medal table on Sunday with 46 golds ahead of China on 38 and hosts Britain with 29. The U.S. won 104 medals in total with 29 silver and 29 bronze followed by China on 87, including 27 silver and 22 bronze. Britain won ...

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Aug 12, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

(BBC) The Islamist al-Shabab group oppose activities they deem to be "Western", including certain sports One of two Somali athletes competing at the Olympic Games in London has denied that they are seeking asylum in the UK. Mohamed Hassan Mohamed, a 1,500m runner, told the BBC Somali Service they both intended to return home. Earlier ...

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Aug 12, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

(AP) Great for most of the Olympics, just good enough for gold. The U.S. men's basketball team defended its title by fighting off another huge challenge from Spain, pulling away in the final minutes for a 107-100 victory on Sunday and its second straight Olympic championship. And just like 2008, the star-studded Americans had to ...

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Aug 12, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

(FOX SPORTS) With one day of competition left at the London Games, the United States has locked up the overall medal race and is holding off the Chinese in the chase for the most gold. It will be the fifth straight Summer Games where U.S. athletes took home more prizes than anyone else from ...

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Aug 8, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

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Aug 7, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

(BredRed) The more you win, the more you pay. According to a Yahoo Sports article, every gold medal comes with it a tax bill nearing $8,986. Silver brings with it $5,385 in tax obligations and that measly bronze medal brings with it $3,500 in not so measly tax obligation. At the current medal count, the ...

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Aug 6, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Usain Bolt Stops Interview to Stand in Silence During USA Nation I warned you all that I love the Olympics (maybe a little too much), but this is a story worth sharing. While American Sanya Richards-Ross was accepting the gold medal for winning the 400-meter dash, Usain Bolt, the amazingly fast Jamaican man who won the ...

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Aug 6, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

(NBC NEW YORK) American judo fighter Nick Delpopolo was expelled from the Olympics for doping Monday, saying he unintentionally ate something before the games that had been baked with marijuana. Delpopolo is the first of the 10,500 London Games athletes to fail an in-competition doping test. His case is the fifth positive test for a ...

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Aug 6, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

(Gossip Cop) Oscar Pistorius, the double-amputee track athlete nicknamed “Blade Runner,” made history in London on Saturday when he became the first amputee sprinter to compete in the Olympics. The South African finished his 400-meter heat in second place with a time of 45.44 seconds to qualify for Sunday’s semifinals. “On the blocks, I didn’t know if ...

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