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AMES, Iowa (AP) — One of the defining qualities of Iowa State coach Paul Rhoads is his ability to generate optimism in lieu of success.It's going to be tough to keep selling hope after another awful start.The Cyclones (0-1) didn't just dr ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — A former newsman who worked for The Associated Press for 39 years has died in New York. Bruce Hodgman was 76.His wife, Marion Hodgman, says he died Friday at a hospital 18 months after he was diagnosed with cancer.Hodgman ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Colorful floats, elaborate costumes, politicians and merrymakers filled Brooklyn's streets Monday for the annual West Indian Day Parade, a massive Caribbean celebration that was marred by a fatal shooting nearby before the official fest ...more

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska defensive end Randy Gregory is doubtful for this week's game against McNeese State because of a knee injury, putting junior Jack Gangwish in line for his first start.Gregory, who led the Big Ten in sacks last season ...more

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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas quarterback David Ash, who missed most of last season with concussion symptoms, will not play this week against BYU after getting headaches and feeling dizzy in the hours following the Longhorns' season-opening win over North ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jennifer Lawrence has contacted authorities to investigate who stole and posted nude images of the Oscar winner online, a publicist for the actress said.Intimate images of the actress, who stars in "The Hunger Games" film fran ...more

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ROANOKE, Va. (AP) — Police say a 2-year-old girl who was left in a van for an extended period of time has died in Virginia.Police spokesman Scott Leamon says in a news release that authorities received a report of an unresponsive child at 4:27 p ...more

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BOSTON (AP) — Boston College doesn't have a player who can replace Heisman Trophy finalist Andre Williams.So the Eagles will rotate three players at running back. And quarterback Tyler Murphy can carry the ball, too.Murphy was the leading ...more

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Tony Stewart has one final shot to make the Chase, and it's not a very good one: He must win Saturday night at Richmond, where he last visited Victory Lane in 2002.He sat out three races after his sprint car struck and kil ...more

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RENO, Nev. (AP) — For 10,000 years, a tiny iridescent blue fish has lived in the depths of a cavern in Nevada's desert. But a new study says climate change and warming waters — and its lack of mobility — are threatening its existence and decreasing its ...more