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ATLANTA (AP) — The Braves are still more than two years away from moving into their new suburban ballpark.They already know what it will be called.At a groundbreaking celebration Tuesday, the Braves announced a naming rights deal with Geo ...more

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Adrian Peterson has been one of the most popular and marketable stars in the NFL, an approachable superstar with an inspirational comeback story that made him an endorser's dream.Now that he is facing a felony charge of child ...more

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PAHOA, Hawaii (AP) — Lava from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano continues to move slowly through a vacant lot in a rural subdivision.Hawaii County spokesman Kevin Dayton says it looks like the lava will bypass homes in the Kaohe Homesteads subdivision.< ...more

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WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — A man who has been attacking women with knives for decades — and has spent half his life in prison as a result — is unlikely to get out again.Lucius Crawford, 61, was sentenced Tuesday to 25 years to life for stabbing h ...more

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Super Bowl-winning quarterback Kurt Warner and linebacker Junior Seau are among 15 first-year eligible modern-era candidates nominated for the Pro Football Hall of Fame.Also nominated for the class of 2015 in their first year of eligibility are ...more

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Law enforcement officials say investigators are searching near Lynchburg, Virginia, in connection with the unsolved 1975 abduction of two young sisters from Maryland.The Bedford County Sheriff's Office in Bedford, Virginia, said in a statement p ...more

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FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez said in a court filing released Tuesday that he felt helpless and concerned about his fiancee and their baby when police investigating a 2013 killing questioned him during a ...more

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WEED, Calif. (AP) — They had prepared for wildfires and knew of the drought-parched forests, but the inferno that swirled through the California lumber town of Weed moved so quickly all people could do was flee.In just a few hours, wind-driven f ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — The Rev. Jesse Jackson criticized the NFL on Tuesday for not including any African-American women when it brought on three domestic violence experts as consultants.The league said Monday that Lisa Friel, Jane Randel and Rita Smit ...more

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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:1. TOP US GENERAL: GROUND TROOPS MAY BE NEEDED IN MIDEASTGen. Martin Dempsey tells Congress that if the current approach fails to d ...more