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Jan 03 2016

Marcus Mariota's promising rookie season ends due to knee injury

The rookie has thrown for 2,818 yards with 19 touchdowns and 10 interceptions despite being sacked 38 times this season. The coach said Mariota's injury is less serious t...

Jan 03 2016

Cops: Man shoots father dead after father kills three

The man's invalid wife, his son's girlfriend and a visitor were among those who died at the New Year's Eve gathering held in the family's Los Angeles home. "They had be...

Jan 01 2016

High school basketball players charged with raping teammate during hazing

The incident . Three former basketball players from Ooltewah High School in Ooltewah, allegedly assaulted a freshman teammate in a cabin the group rented on December 22 a...

Jan 01 2016

Connecticut's minimum wage to increase in a few days

CT has been a leader in promoting a higher hourly wage. NY rings in 2016 with a new minimum wage and a set of new protections for women in the workplace that are about ...

Jan 01 2016

Allegiant Air flight makes emergency landing in Tennessee

Emergency crews scrambled to prepare for the emergency landing. The airport had emergency personnel standing by, but the plane, Flight 760, landed without issue. depart...