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  1. Oddest wacky scariest looking New York Jets fans in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... not been great. The Jets, though, did win Super Bowl III during the 1968 season when the team was technically in the old AFL. Since 1970, the Jets have only made the NFL playoffs 12 times in 44 years. The team did advance to the conference finals ...

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  2. Astros add trio to roster for Rule 5 Draft protectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Houston Astros

    ... against. He also pitched in the Arizona Fall League this offseason, making five appearances (four starts) for the AFL champion Salt River Rafters before injuring his oblique. "He's going to probably spend a good part of this year at Double-A, and ...

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  3. AFL coach Paul Roos sells his stunning beachside pad for $5.4 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Daily Mail

    Roo with a view: AFL coach Paul Roos sells his stunning Sydney beachside pad for $5.4 million... days after buying home in Melbourne It features two terraces, a heated pool and spa, a monitored security system, and a 360 backdrop of the ocean Melbourne Demons AFL football coach Paul Roos has sold his stunning five-bedroom home in the coastal Sydney suburb of Coogee. Further severing his ties with Sydney, where he lived while coach of the premiership-winning Swans, the newly renovated property, designed by award-winning architect Con Hairis, was sold off-market for $5.4 million.

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  4. Phillies add three players to their 40-man rosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | The News Journal

    ... League after missing all of 2014 recovering from shoulder surgery. Morgan owns a 3.25 ERA in Ogando was solid in his AFL outings, compiling a 3.07 ERA and picking up three saves in 14 2/3 innings of work. Ogando, who joined the organization in 2013 ...

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  5. Brewers add three minor-leaguers to 40-man rosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... the season at Class A Brevard County, going 2-2 with a 2.37 ERA and four saves in 31 games, including six starts. In the AFL, Strong compiled a 1.98 ERA in 11 appearances with two saves and 14 strikeouts in 132/3 innings. "He pitched very well the ...

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  6. Astros add pair to roster for Rule 5 Draft protectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Houston Astros

    ... average. He also pitched in the Arizona Fall League this offseason, making five appearances (four starts) for the AFL champion Salt River Rafters before straining his right lat. "He's going to probably spend a good part of this year at Double-A, and ...

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  7. Yankees protect Tyler Austin, 3 more prospects from Rule 5 DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | NJ.com

    ... hitting in the Arizona Fall League, batting .304 with two homers and 13 RBI in 19 games. A bruised knee ended his AFL season early. NJ Advance Media MLB beat writers Brendan Kuty and Mike Vorkunov take a look at which potential rookies could make an ...

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  8. Cleveland Indians add third baseman Giovanny Urshela and four others to 40-man rosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Cleveland.com

    ... July 26, but came back to play 15 games in the Arizona Fall League. Wolters hit .255 (14-for-55) with eight RBI in the AFL. Urshela, 23, was leading the Venezuelan winter league with a .398 batting average when he injured his knee sliding into third ...

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  9. Immigration reform activists demonstrate to end deportations on April 5, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2014 | National Journal

    ... y involvement. "We need some brighter-line assumptions," he said. The announcement does move immigration reform forward, AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka wrote in a statement, and

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  10. Frerichs declares victory in treasurer's raceRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2014 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    ... Gov.-elect Rauner, announced that his transition team would be headed by Michael Carrigan, president of the Illinois AFL-CIO, and U.S. Rep. Robin Kelly, a former deputy treasurer who lost the 2010 race for the post. [] The Election Day narrative ...

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  11. Free agency wont 'break down' HawthornRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | The Age

    Hawthorn president Andrew Newbold has categorically ruled out any chance of his club ever offering unusually long contracts to free agents from rival clubs. The advent of free agency has led to an environment of inflation in the AFL, with multi-year deals slowly becoming the norm.

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  12. US raves about Aussie NFL prospectRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    ... won another battle over cricket with one of the country's best teenage cricket prospects Pat McKenna nominating for the AFL Draft. SEE the remarkable pictures as police try to stop the crowd invading to celebrate Ivory Coast's qualification for the ...

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  13. Mike Frerichs pulls off slim win in Illinois treasurer's raceRead the original story

    Nov 19, 2014 | Northwest Herald

    ... Rauner on Thursday, announced that his transition team would be headed by Michael Carrigan, president of the Illinois AFL-CIO, and U.S. Rep. Robin Kelly, a former deputy treasuer who lost the 2010 race for the post. The campaign to replace GOP ...

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  14. Final Report Card Grades for Atlanta Braves Prospects in Arizona Fall LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | BleacherReport

    With the Arizona Fall League finishing its season last week, it's time to take a look at some of the Atlanta Braves prospects who participated. The AFL is considered the premier prospect showcase among all the winter leagues.

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  15. 2014 Atlanta Braves Arizona Fall League RecapRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Talking Chop

    After a slow start to the season, the Peoria Javelinas, the team for which all of the Braves ' prospects played in the 2014 Arizona Fall League, including the newly-acquired right-handed pitcher Tyrell Jenkins , squeaked into the Arizona Fall League Championship Game with a record of 15-14-3. That record was good enough to win the Western Division of the AFL, which is a bit like the 2014 NFC South, I'd imagine.

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  16. Fact check: Biden's boasts on job growth, deficit reductionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | USA Today

    Fact check: Biden's boasts on job growth, deficit reduction Vice President Biden went too far in boasts about job growth and deficit reduction. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1uLO2KJ Vice President Biden speaks at the AFL-CIO and American Federation of Teachers summit on Career and Technical Education & Workforce Development in Washington on Nov. 13, 2014.

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  17. Bombers could get state pinch-hittersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Northern Territory News

    The AFL and the Bombers have had talks about a contingency plan if players are suspended for taking performance-enhancing drugs. The players could be sourced from the VFL, the SANFL, the WAFL and state leagues of Tasmania, NSW and Queensland.

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  18. Biden's BoastsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | FactCheck.org

    Biden was the keynote speaker at the AFL-CIO and American Federation of Teachers Summit on Career and Technical Education and Workforce Development on Nov. 13. His comments centered on job opportunities and education, and they included some exaggerations. Biden said manufacturing jobs were expected to grow by 1.8 million, but the Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates they will decline by 73,100 between 2010 and 2020.

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  19. Wake Up, Wimmera: November 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Wimmera Mail-Times

    PIC OF THE DAY: Send your photos of the Wimmera to newsdesk@mailtimes.com.au or tag us on Instagram @wimmeramailtimes and use the hashtag #wakeupwimmera to have your pic included! Picture: @moerks, via Instagram. NHILL will welcome former AFL listed player Daniel Batson back to the club for the 2010 Wimmera Football League season Batson, 23, returns to his home club after stints in the Australian Football League and South Australian National Football League.

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  20. Drone snaps superyachtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | CNN

    ... Drones are a part of training sessions now, too. Aussie Rules player Dyson Heppell babysits one while training with the AFL's Essendon Bombers in November 2014. Drones in a vineyard? Wine not!? This one, pictured in September 2014 at the Pape ...

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