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1 min ago | KTVN Reno

Navy identifies pilot presumed dead after crash

With the deadly ambush on a state police barracks in the Pocono Mountains, law enforcement in eastern Pennsylvania went on high alert and officers from throughout the region, including New York and New Jersey,... A Pennsylvania state trooper who was injured when a gunman ambushed him and killed another trooper outside a police barracks is conscious and talking for the first time since he underwent surgery, a spokesman said Sunday. The NFL was already under heavy criticism this week for the way it handled of a domestic violence case involving a prominent player.

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1 min ago | KFVS12

10 Things to Know for Monday

14, 2014. . Fans tailgate outside TCF Bank Stadium wearing Adrian Peterson jerseys before the start of an NFL football game between the Minnesota Vikings and the New England Patriots, Sunday, Sept.

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4 hrs ago | KHOU-TV Houston

Biggest news you missed this weekend

Biggest news you missed this weekend Out of the loop this weekend? We've got your top stories right here. Check out this story on KHOU.com: http://usat.ly/1s2q3Hw This image from video provided by the SITE Intelligence Group, a U.S. terrorism watchdog, on Saturday purports to show British aid worker David Haines before he was beheaded.

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5 hrs ago | ABC News

PHOTO: Chris Carter in New Orleans, Feb. 2, 2013. | Adrian Peterson in St. Louis, Sept. 7, 2014.

Hall of Fame receiver and ESPN analyst Cris Carter emotionally discussed his own upbringing today as the "NFL Countdown" crew talked about Adrian Peterson's indictment on child abuse charges. "My mom did the best job she could do raising seven kids by herself, but there are thousands of things that I have learned since then that my mom was wrong," he said.

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9 hrs ago | WYFF-TV Greenville

NFL star Hardy won't play amid uproar

Carolina Panthers defensive end Greg Hardy, who was convicted of domestic violence this summer, won't play Sunday against the Detroit Lions after being placed on the inactive list, the team announced Sunday on Twitter. The news comes amid increased focus on the National Football League and the way it handles players accused of domestic violence.

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9 hrs ago | The Washington Post

With Peterson out, Vikings start Asiata at RB

Matt Asiata will start in Adrian Peterson's place for Minnesota, with the star running back inactive for the Vikings against New England. The Vikings, as promised, shelved Peterson on Sunday against the Patriots following his indictment on a charge of child abuse in Texas.

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9 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Vikings GM says a all options are on the tablea after Adrian Petersona s arrest on child-abuse charges

This much about Adrian Peterson's future is certain: He will not play Sunday for the Minnesota Vikings against the New England Patriots. After that, the status of Peterson, who was charged with injuring a child with criminal negligence or recklessness Friday, is unclear.

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12 hrs ago | ABC News

Peterson Case Brings Scrutiny to Child Spanking

The pending child abuse case against Minnesota Viking Adrian Peterson has brought spanking, a common form of child discipline used by parents, back into public scrutiny. "By the the time they reach adolescence, 85 percent of the nation's children will have been, at one point or another, spanked," Dr. Alan Kazdin, a psychologist at Yale University told ABC News.

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16 hrs ago | CBS Local

Hometown Stands Behind Peterson Against Child Abuse Allegations

Peterson first impressed fans with his football skills at Palestine High School. Many people in the area, including those who've known him well, are surprised to hear of recent child abuse allegations against him.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

Daily Mail

Gold Coast woman turned jihadist fighter is SHOT and BUTCHERED...

'A message to the allies of America': British aid worker forced to condemn UK government for backing U.S. foreign policy before beheading by Jihadi John who threatens to kill another Briton next Family's outrage at cops who violently arrested a father of two for 'appearing intoxicated while taking care of his kids'... but actually has a TERMINAL ILLNESS that makes him look that way 'Would they have done that to any white boy?': Mother hits out after her mixed-race son is shot dead by police 'with his arms by his sides' 'There's so many unanswered questions': Cops still clueless over murder of mother who was stabbed to death as she handed out apartment flyers It's a miracle! Woman locates couple whose wedding photo she found in 9/11 rubble after 13 year search, and they are alive and well Is there a cop killer on the loose? Police question 'person of interest' as manhunt intensifies for ... (more)

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WTHR-TV Indianapolis

Delaware County deputy arrested after driving drunk, causing accident

A veteran Delaware County sheriff's deputy was drunk when he caused an accident Saturday that injured two other people plus himself, according to authorities. Todd Daily, a corporal with the sheriff's department, was under guard Saturday night at IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital.

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No. 24 South Carolina upsets No. 6 Georgia 38-35

13, 2014, in Columbia, S.C. . Georgia quarterback Hutson Mason looks to pass against South Carolina during the first half of an NCAA college football game on Saturday, Sept.

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The Washington Post

Corporal punishment widespread, but declining

Allegations that Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson injured one of his sons by spanking him with a tree branch are reviving a debate about corporal punishment in a country where it is on the decline but still widely practiced in homes and schools. A: In every state in the country, a parent can legally hit their child as long as the force is "reasonable."

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ABC News

Corporal Punishment Widespread, but Declining

Allegations that Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson injured one of his sons by spanking him with a tree branch are reviving a debate about corporal punishment in a country where it is on the decline but still wildly practiced in homes and schools. A: In every state in the country, a parent can legally hit their child as long as the force is "reasonable."

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WZVN-TV Fort Myers

Rice attends high school football game

A Pueblo County commission candidate said an article posted on Facebook saying the Newtown shootings were a hoax said his remarks were misunderstood. The NFL was already under heavy criticism this week for the way it handled of a domestic violence case involving a prominent player.

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The Washington Post

Patriots-Vikings Capsule

Vikings RB Adrian Peterson will sit out, with a child abuse charge pending against him in Texas. ... Vikings QB Matt Cassel starts opposite friend and former mentor Tom Brady for first time.

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WTEN-TV Albany

Rice attends high school football game

A Pueblo County commission candidate said an article posted on Facebook saying the Newtown shootings were a hoax said his remarks were misunderstood. A Pueblo County commission candidate said an article posted on Facebook saying the Newtown shootings were a hoax said his remarks were misunderstood.

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The Honolulu Advertiser

NFL endures one of its worst weeks ever

In the span of five days, America's favorite sport bombarded fans with a video of one player punching his wife, details about a former MVP hitting his son with a tree branch, reminders of two more lingering domestic violence cases -- all being overseen by a commissioner, Roger Goodell, who has looked ill-suited to handle any of it. Friday also brought news that speaks to the oversized violence of the game: One story about a study that showed nearly three in 10 ex-players face Alzheimer's or moderate dementia; and another about the long-awaited implementation of a policy to test for human growth hormone.

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KOLD-TV Tucson

NFL endures one of its worst weeks ever

By EDDIE PELLS AP National Writer This has been the NFL's worst week. In the span of five days, America's favorite sport bombarded fans with a video of one player punching his wife, details about a former MVP hitting his son with a tree branch, reminders of two more lingering domestic violence cases - all being overseen by a commissioner, Roger Goodell, who has looked ill-suited to handle any of it.

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Sacramento Bee Newspaper

NFL endures one of its worst weeks ever

In this June 18, 2014, file photo, Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice stretches during NFL football practice at the team's training facility in Owings Mills, Md. It's an NFL fact of life: If a player has talent, a team can find a place for him, no matter how bad his off-the-field profile.

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