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GRAPEVINE, Texas (AP) — Dallas Cowboys special teams player C.J. Spillman is under investigation but hasn't been arrested or charged after a report of an alleged sexual assault at the team hotel last month.Grapevine police spokesman Sgt. Robert ...more

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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday:1. SECRET SERVICE CHIEF STEPS DOWNLawmakers from both parties had called for Julia Pierson to quit following revelations of bumbling ...more

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MIAMI (AP) — A person with knowledge of the agreement says that the Miss Universe pageant is coming to South Florida this winter.Florida International University will host the pageant on Jan. 25, according to the person, who spoke to The Associa ...more

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BALTIMORE (AP) — Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps registered .14 percent on a blood-alcohol test after he was stopped on a speeding violation, according to charging documents released Wednesday.The legal limit for intoxication in Maryland is .08.< ...more

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CLEVELAND (AP) — An Ohio woman and her partner have sued a Chicago-area sperm bank after she became pregnant with sperm donated by a black man instead of a white man as she'd intended.Jennifer Cramblett was five months pregnant and happy with he ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Students bearing umbrellas as a sign of solidarity gathered at rallies in several U.S. cities on Wednesday to show support for pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong.Altogether, hundreds were expected at Umbrella Revolution rallie ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Derek Jeter is among the most media-savvy athletes on the planet, but he says it came through trial and error."I think you learn through experience," he told The Associated Press in an interview Wednesday, three days after he fin ...more

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SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — John Wayne had a two-fisted image but heirs of the late movie star have lost a legal throw-down over use of his nickname, Duke.A federal judge in Southern California on Tuesday dismissed a lawsuit that John Wayne Enterpr ...more

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LAS VEGAS (AP) — Billionaire Sheldon Adelson repeated his distaste for Internet gambling during a talk Wednesday night at the G2E Global Gaming Expo in Las Vegas, saying there was no reason casinos should be in the pockets of every single American. ...more

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McLEAN, Va. (AP) — Police have revealed next to nothing about the evidence they have against Jesse Leroy Matthew Jr., and they won't have to for months to come.But his name is already familiar in Virginia, and linked by authorities to multiple c ...more