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1 hr ago | Daily Mail
Not smiling now! Adrian Peterson breaks cover after his arrest for whipping his four-year-old son - as Minnesota Governor says he should be suspended by the Vikings Boy, 17, is left in critical condition after he 'stopped breathing for FIVE MINUTES' when he was Tasered by cop during traffic stop Top general admits that US could put troops on ground for 'close combat advising' in fight against ISIS in Iraq CBS permanently pull Rihanna from NFL coverage after singer posts 'f*** you' tweet at being dropped 'because she is a victim of a domestic violence' What does your country really think about breastfeeding? From 'embarrassing' in China to 'natural' in America, how perspectives vary across the globe Bill Cosby had a vile temper, punched out comic Tommy Smothers and was a hard-partying philanderer caught in a love child scandal, reveals new book And it's only Day 2! Rosie O'Donnell shuts ... (more)
1 hr ago | NewsOK.com
Major sponsors including Anheuser-Busch are adding to the chorus of disapproval over the National Football League's recent actions but the companies are stopping short of pulling advertising. Anheuser-Busch said Tuesday that it has spoken with the NFL about concerns related to recent incidents that are sparking outcry from fans, including an investigation into how long the NFL knew about a video that shows Baltimore Raven Ray Rice beating his then fiance; as well as the Minnesota Vikings' decision to let Adrian Peterson play while he faces an abuse charge for spanking his 4-year-old son with a wooden switch.
1 hr ago | KMBC-TV
Anheuser-Busch is the first major National Football League sponsor to publicly criticize how the league is handling domestic violence controversies. "We are disappointed and increasingly concerned by the recent incidents that have overshadowed this NFL season," said the company's statement.
4 hrs ago | KFVS12
7, 2014, file photo, Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson warms up for an NFL football game against the St. . Vikings general manger Rick Spielman talks with reporters about the decision to allow Adrian Peterson to play on Sunday against the New Orleans Saints, Monday, Sept.
6 hrs ago | CBS Local
Another day, another edition of the Morning Extravaganza that began with a conversation on the ugly side of the NFL, or I guess you could say the ugly side of society. After last week was dominated by talk of Ray Rice's February incident with his then-fiancee in a now-defunct Atlantic City casino, this week is shaping up to be littered with plenty of talk of child abuse, as Vikings running back Adrian Peterson was reinstated by the team Monday, despite an indictment by a Texas grand jury for "reckless or negligent injury" to his 4-year-old son.
11 hrs ago | KOCO-TV Oklahoma City
The indictment of NFL star Adrian Peterson on child abuse charges has led to a robust debate about whether hitting, spanking or any other form of corporal punishment is justified and effective in dealing with children. It has also revealed sharp differences in cultural, regional and generational attitudes toward using any kind of physical force to try to teach kids right from wrong.
Tiger Woods is too busy in the gym to find a new swing coach, or even swing a golf club. Masahiro Tanaka pitched five scoreless innings against minor leaguers in an instructional league simulated game Monday, perhaps the final step before the injured Japanese pitcher rejoins the New York Yankees.
The Minnesota Vikings are reinstating Adrian Peterson this week after he was charged with child abuse and say he will play on Sunday against the New Orleans Saints. The Minnesota Vikings have seen the details.
Panthers coach Ron Rivera isn't sure if Greg Hardy will play Sunday night against the Pittsburgh Steelers and that the team hasn't considered releasing the Pro Bowl defensive end who is involved in a domestic violence case. Rivera said Monday that Hardy will continue to practice and attend team meetings, but he won't make a decision on if he plays until later this week.
7, 2014, file photo, Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson warms up for an NFL football game against the St. . This photo provided by the Montgomery County sheriff's office shows the booking photo of Adrian Peterson.
Adrian Peterson reinstated by Vikings, expected to play at Saints x Check out this story on dailyworld.com: http://usat.ly/1tWEgSF The team announced Monday that its star halfback will fully participate in meetings and practice this week and is expected to play Sunday against the New Orleans Saints. The Vikings had deactivated Peterson, 29, for their game against the New England Patriots yesterday, one day after the 2012 NFL MVP answered a warrant in Texas for his arrest on a charge of causing injury to his son by disciplining him with a tree branch.
Jailed televangelist and accused rapist Jim Bakker is back in business hawking survivalist kits including everything from padded clothing to buckets of beans to enema kits Adrian Peterson is REINSTATED by Minnesota Vikings and will play on Sunday despite child-abuse charge for 'beating his four-year-old son with a switch' 'They won because he took his life': Mother claims 14-year-old son who shot himself dead in school bathroom had been 'bullied for years' Suicidal MH370 pilot switched off oxygen supply to kill himself and is the SIXTH example of 'suicide flights', according to Kiwi Airlines boss Do you suffer from bloating and gut problems? From ditching bread to getting hypnotised, our revolutionary expert guide could change your life... 'I had to protect my family': Terrifying moment shop owner turned the tables and shot dead robber in gunfight across the aisles 'Every black parent in ... (more)
Sunday was a difficult day for NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell. Commentators on NFL pregame shows questioned his leadership, while banners flew over three stadiums, the message simple: "Goodell Must Go," with criticism simmering over the commissioner's handling of players accused of domestic violence.
A fan holds his tickets, which has a photo of Minnesota Vikings runningback Adrian Peterson outside TCF Bank Stadium before the start of an NFL football game between the Vikings and the New England Patriots, Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014, in Minneapolis.
SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- Greg Hardy sits, Ray McDonald plays. After a tumultuous sequence of off-the-field events that constituted arguably the worst week in NFL history, the games could not merely go on Sunday Bell: NFL teams need serious thought on domestic abuse SANTA CLARA, Calif.
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The Vikings reinstated Priefer after he missed the first two games of the season for making anti-gay remarks. Priefer was initially suspended three games after an independent investigation into the claims made by former punter Chris Kluwe found that the coach made several offensive remarks at practices and in meetings while working for the team.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 03:03 pm
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