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  1. Three members of illegal gambling enterprise in Panama convicted of racketeeringRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | Caribbean News Now!

    A federal jury in Oklahoma City on Friday convicted two Texas men and a California man for their participation in a racketeering conspiracy involving illegal gambling and money laundering in Panama. Rodger Bramley, 73, of Plano, Texas; Kelley Diebner, 43, of Houston, Texas; and Leon Moran Jr. 54, of Kingsburg, California, were found guilty of racketeering conspiracy, conducting an illegal gambling business and money laundering conspiracy.

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  2. Harlem Globetrotter great Marques Haynes dies at 89Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KOLD-TV Tucson

    PHOENIX - Marques Haynes, the Harlem Globetrotters star often called the greatest dribbler in basketball history, has died. He was 89. The Globetrotters said Haynes died Friday in Plano, Texas, of natural causes.

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  3. Photo: Former Harlem Globetrotters great Marques Haynes hRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    Former Harlem Globetrotters great Marques Haynes holds a photo circa 1951 of himself in his Globetrotters uniform Thursday, Feb. 14, 2008, in Plano, Texas.

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  4. Bombardier looks for C Series lift in Paris, but orders uncertainRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    ... earlier this year and reported its first annual loss in nearly a decade. Consultants such as Rolland Vincent, based in Plano, Texas, and a former Bombardier executive, say the company faces a "dark week" if it stumbles through the June 15 show ...

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  5. Ex-Globetrotter Marques Haynes left a hoops legacy in Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Las Vegas Sun

    Former Harlem Globetrotters great Marques Haynes holds a photo circa 1951 of himself in his Globetrotters uniform Thursday, Feb. 14, 2008, in Plano, Texas. Haynes played in the legendary game 60 years ago, Feb. 19, 1948, when the Globetrotters beat the Minneapolis Lakers and their big man, George Mikan, 61-59 at Chicago Stadium.

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  6. Texas Members of an Illegal International Gambling Enterprise Convicted of Racketeering ConspiracyRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Family Badge

    Rodger Bramley, 73, of Plano, Texas, Kelley Diebner, 43, of Houston, Texas, and Leon Moran Jr. 54, of Kingsburg, California, were found guilty of racketeering conspiracy, conducting an illegal gambling business and money laundering conspiracy. A sentencing hearing has not yet been set.

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  7. Photo: Former NBA star Bill Russell, left, adjusts the meRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    Former NBA star Bill Russell, left, adjusts the medal hanging from Marques Haynes' neck on Nov. 17, 2011, as they pose for a photo before induction ceremonies for the Oklahoma Hall of Fame in Oklahoma City. Haynes died Friday in Plano, Texas.

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  8. Three Members of an Illegal International Gambling Enterprise Convicted of Racketeering ConspiracyRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Las Vegas Newstrip

    A federal jury in Oklahoma City convicted two Texas men and a California man for their participation in a racketeering conspiracy involving illegal gambling and money laundering, announced Assistant Attorney General Leslie R. Caldwell of the Justice Department's Criminal Division and U.S. Attorney Sanford C. Coats of the Western District of Oklahoma. Rodger Bramley, 73, of Plano, Texas, Kelley Diebner, 43, of Houston, Texas, and Leon Moran Jr. 54, of Kingsburg, California, were found guilty of racketeering conspiracy, conducting an illegal gambling business and money laundering conspiracy.

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  9. Marques Haynes, Hall of Fame ball-handling wizard of Globetrotters, dies at 89Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Washington Post

    Marques Haynes, who bamboozled opposing players and thrilled millions of spectators for more than 50 years with his unparalleled ballhandling skills as a member of the Harlem Globetrotters and other barnstorming basketball teams, died May 22 in Plano, Tex. He was 89. Mr. Haynes was dubbed the "world's greatest dribbler" by press agents - as well as professional basketball players who were astonished and often embarrassed by his remarkable talent.

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  10. Man charged with shooting sonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Durant Daily Democrat

    ... had said he brought Greg into this world and he could take him out. On May 19, Childers interviewed Greg Hodge at a Plano, Texas, hospital, and according to the affidavit, Hodge said his father confronted him that evening and accused him of ...

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  11. Legendary Harlem Globetrotter dribbler, Hall of Famer Marques Haynes passes away at 89Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | MSNBC

    ... lead by George Miken in both 1948 and 1949. Haynes passed away due to natural causes Saturday morning at his home in Plano, Texas, the team announced. He was 89. "The game of basketball has lost one of its most iconic figures," Globetrotters CEO ...

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  12. The week's passagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Seattle Times

    Marques Haynes played in two stints with the Harlem Globetrotters - from 1947-53 and 1972-79. Haynes, often called the greatest dribbler in basketball history, died Friday in Plano, Texas, of natural causes, the Globetrotters said.

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  13. Globetrotters great Marques Haynes dies at 89Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The China Post

    ... former Harlem Globetrotters great Marques Haynes holds a photo circa 1951 of himself in his Globetrotters uniform, in Plano, Texas. Haynes died Friday, May 22.(AP)

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  14. Man had thousands of child porn images, complaint allegesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | MLive.com

    An Ypsilanti Township man is set for trial next month on accusations he possessed, distributed and received thousands of explicit images and videos of children. The investigation began when an FBI Dallas Child Exploitation Task Force officer using an undercover internet connection in Plano, Texas, found an IP address believed to be related to child pornography, according to the criminal complaint filed in February 2015.

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  15. Harlem Globetrotters legend Marques Haynes dies aged 89Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | ITV

    Harlem Globetrotters legend Marques Haynes has been hailed as "a pioneer" who helped "set the tone for modern basketball", following his death at the age of 89. "Marques was a pioneer, helping pave the way for people of all races to have opportunities to play basketball and for the sport to explode on a global scale" Haynes, who had served two stints as a Globetrotter during his four-decade sporting career, died at 4.35am local time in Plano, Texas on Friday May 23. The acrobatic dribbler first joined the Harlem Globetrotters in 1947 after catching the eye of the club's owner while playing college basketball at Oaklahoma's Langston University and went on to play more than 12,000 games and travel more than four million miles with the team.

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  16. Gay linebacker Michael Sam signs with Alouettes of CFLRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Star Tribune

    ... York on June 3. , the Harlem Globetrotters star often called the greatest dribbler in basketball history, has died in Plano, Texas. He was 89. Haynes made the Basketball Hall of Fame in 1998, the first Globetrotter so honored. He had two stints with ...

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  17. Harlem Globetrotters' master dribbler Marques Haynes dies at 89Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Examiner.com

    Retired Harlem Globetrotters ' point guard and Basketball Hall of Famer, Marques Haynes, died Friday in Plano, Texas. He was 89 years old.

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  18. Three are convicted of online gambling racketeering conspiracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NewsOK.com

    Rodger Bramley, 73, of Plano, Texas; Kelley Diebner, 43, of Houston; and Leon Moran Jr. 54, of Kingsburg, Calif., were found guilty in Oklahoma City federal court of racketeering conspiracy, conducting an illegal gambling business and money laundering conspiracy. The men were convicted of conspiring to run an international online and phone gambling service in Panama City, Panama.

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  19. Basketball: Globetrotters and Langston legend Marques Haynes dies at age 89Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NewsOK.com

    Touted as "The World's Greatest Dribbler" by his employer, the Harlem Globetrotters, Haynes never played in the NBA, instead choosing to stay with the Globetrotters - or being forced to stay, depending on when Haynes told the story - in the 1950s. Marques Haynes, who went from the dirt courts of Oklahoma to playing basketball before kings and popes, died Friday in Plano, Texas, at the age of 89. Touted as "The World's Greatest Dribbler" by his employer, the Harlem Globetrotters, Haynes never played in the NBA, instead choosing to stay with the Globetrotters - or being forced to stay, depending on when Haynes told the story - in the 1950s.

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  20. Marques Haynes, legendary Harlem Globetrotter dies at 89Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Examiner.com

    Harlem Globetrotters legendary member Marques Haynes has died at the age of 89 in Plano, Texas from natural causes according to a Friday, May 22 report from USA Today . Deemed the greatest dribbler in basketball history, Haynes' death was confirmed by Globetrotter's CEO Kurt Schneider who state "basketball has lost one of its most iconic figures."

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