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3 hrs ago | Post and Courier

Panthers unsure if Hardy will play against Steelers

Rivera also said Monday that the team hasn't considered releasing the Pro Bowl defensive end who is involved in a domestic violence case. He added that Hardy will continue to practice and attend team meetings, but the coach won't make a decision on when Hardy plays until later this week.

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7 hrs ago | WSFA-TV Montgomery

Silver Airways was originally scheduled to exit the airport in September.

After an act of Congress and years of lobbying by descendants and admirers, a Union Army officer who made the ultimate sacrifice more than 150 years ago will be recognized for his heroism when President Barack... Two Vietnam War soldiers - one still living, one killed in action - received the Medal of Honor in a White House ceremony on Monday, nearly 50 years after they threw themselves into harm's way to protect their brothers... The Alabama State Department of Education has reached agreements with two of the six educators who were connected to the Montgomery Public Schools grade changing investigation.

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11 hrs ago | KIII

Vikings reinstate Peterson despite abuse charge

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.

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11 hrs ago | Mail on Sunday

Woman, 22, becomes one of the youngest people in Britain to be...

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)

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12 hrs ago | WAOW

Charity ride benefits food pantries

A couple biking across Minnesota and Wisconsin arrived at Lambeau Field in time for Sunday's Green Bay Packers' game after leaving the site of the old Metrodome in Minneapolis seven days before. Rick and Robin Martinek's charity ride of several hundred miles through wind and rain benefited food pantries - Paul's Pantry in Green Bay and Moms and Neighbors in the Twin Cities.

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16 hrs ago | WSNY-FM Columbus

Criticism clouds Sunday football amid anger at NFLa s Goodell

The stadiums were packed and the fans cheered, but overhanging the Sunday series of National Football League match-ups were continued calls for the ouster of league Commissioner Roger Goodell and outrage over the league's handling of players accused of domestic violence. Fierce criticism of the NFL has come from the White House, women's rights groups, fans of the games and others, with many calling for the Goodell to step down.

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18 hrs ago | Washington Times

ICYMI: Adrian Peterson, Jets' TO top NFL topics

It is not the case that an NFL player is suspended or deactivated because of - or kept around despite - a pending criminal case each and every day. Just seems that way lately.

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19 hrs ago | CBS Atlanta

Patriots dominate Peterson-less Vikings, 30-7

14, 2014, in Minneapolis. . Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Cordarrelle Patterson, right, cannot reach a pass as New England Patriots cornerback Logan Ryan defends during the fourth quarter of an NFL football game Sunday, Sept.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

WKYC-TV Cleveland

Bell: NFL teams need serious thought on domestic abuse

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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WATE-TV Knoxville

Miss New York chosen as Miss America 2015

13 2014, Miss America Parade, Atlantic City Boardwalk. . Miss Arizona Alexa Rogers uses an umbrella during the rain at New York Ave., Saturday, Sept.

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Cybercast News Service

Vikings reinstate special teams coach Priefer

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.

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WAND-TV Decatur

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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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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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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St. Cloud Times

Vikings: From outdoors champs to outdoors chumpsVikings: From...

The Vikings left Met Stadium for the Dome after 21 seasons outdoors, but they start 2 seasons of outdoor home games Sunday Vikings: From outdoors champs to outdoors chumps The Vikings left Met Stadium for the Dome after 21 seasons outdoors, but they start 2 seasons of outdoor home games Sunday Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/sports/2014/09/14/vikings-outdoors-champs-outdoors-chumps/15624929/ After the Vikings won the NFL Championship Game following the 1969 season, it was hard for offensive tackle Ron Yary to do much celebrating. He couldn't move his hands.

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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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KAUZ

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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Sat Sep 13, 2014

TheVikingAge

Minnesota Vikings vs New England Patriots: 3 Keys To Victory

Sep 7, 2014; Miami Gardens, FL, USA; New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady yells out from the line of scrimmage against the Miami Dolphins during the second half at Sun Life Stadium. The Dolphins won 33-20.

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WUSA-TV Washington

Brennan: Shame on Panthers for playing Hardy

The NFL announced what was seen as a tough new policy on domestic violence little more than two weeks ago. It's already in shambles.

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InsideHalton.com

Peterson case creates new crisis for NFL

Minnesota Vikings star running back Adrian Peterson's booking on a child abuse charge Saturday has created another crisis for the embattled NFL, already derided for not responding strongly enough to acts of domestic violence by its players. In the eyes of a Texas grand jury, Peterson crossed the line when he repeatedly struck his son with a tree branch, or switch, in May. Peterson's attorney has said he has never run from what happened - and that Peterson was inflicting the same discipline he endured as a child.

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