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Huskers' Armstrong says captain's title not needed to lead

Huskers' Armstrong says captain's title not needed to lead

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Nebraska NCAA college football quarterback Tommy Armstrong Jr. speaks in Lincoln, Neb., Monday, Aug. 29, 2016. Armstrong isn't pouting over not being voted a team captain, even though he's going into his fourth year as Nebraska's starting quarterback and was a captain in 2015. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)

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Huskers' Armstrong says captain's title not needed to lead

Huskers' Armstrong says captain's title not needed to lead

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Nebraska NCAA college football head coach Mike Riley speaks at a news conference in Lincoln, Neb., Monday, Aug. 29, 2016. Nebraska quarterback…

Huskers' Armstrong says captain's title not needed to lead

Huskers' Armstrong says captain's title not needed to lead

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Nebraska NCAA college football quarterback Tommy Armstrong Jr. speaks in Lincoln, Neb., Monday, Aug. 29, 2016. Armstrong isn't pouting over no…

Huskers' Armstrong says captain's title not needed to lead

Huskers' Armstrong says captain's title not needed to lead

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In this Aug. 23, 2016, photo, Nebraska quarterback Tommy Armstrong Jr. warms up in Lincoln, Neb., during NCAA college football practice. Armst…

Kaepernick's decision to sit through anthem scrutinized

Kaepernick's decision to sit through anthem scrutinized

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San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick throws the ball during the first half of an NFL preseason football game against the Green Bay…

Kaepernick's decision to sit through anthem scrutinized

Kaepernick's decision to sit through anthem scrutinized

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — From the White House to San Francisco police union headquarters and the Veterans of Foreign Wars, Colin Kaepernick's name…

Mingo says Patriots opportunity is 'several years in making'

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FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — It's no secret that Barkevious Mingo's career never truly took off in Cleveland.

Mondelez says it ended talks to buy Hershey

Mondelez says it ended talks to buy Hershey

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FILE - This July 25, 2011, file photo shows Hershey's chocolate in Overland Park, Kan. Oreo cookie maker Mondelez says it has ended discussion…

Mondelez says it ended talks to buy Hershey

Mondelez says it ended talks to buy Hershey

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FILE - In this Oct. 7, 2009 file photo, Kraft Foods Inc. CEO Irene Rosenfeld speaks at the World Business Forum in New York. Oreo cookie maker…

American's No. 2 executive departs for United Airlines

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DALLAS (AP) — The president and No. 2 executive at American Airlines is leaving to take the same job with rival United Airlines.

Redskins sign veteran defensive lineman Cullen Jenkins

Redskins sign veteran defensive lineman Cullen Jenkins

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FILE - In this Dec. 6, 2015, file photo, New York Jets quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick (14) is sacked by New York Giants' Cullen Jenkins (99) dur…

Ex-Western Michigan football players in court on charges

Ex-Western Michigan football players in court on charges

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In a booking mug provided by the Kalamazoo County Sheriff, former Western Michigan receiver Bryson White is shown. White and teammate Ronald G…

Ex-Western Michigan football players in court on charges

Ex-Western Michigan football players in court on charges

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In a booking mug provided by the Kalamazoo County Sheriff, former Western Michigan linebacker, Ronald George, is shown. George and teammate wi…

Parole denied for the 9th time for John Lennon's killer

Parole denied for the 9th time for John Lennon's killer

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FILE - In this 1975 file photo, Mark David Chapman is seen at Fort Chaffee near Fort Smith, Ark. The New York state Board of Parole on Monday,…

Ex-starting cornerback McWilliams leaves South Carolina

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COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina coach Will Muschamp says backup cornerback Rico McWilliams has chosen to give up football.

Booted: Browns trade punter Lee after he passed on tackle

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BEREA, Ohio (AP) — The Cleveland Browns have traded punter Andy Lee to Carolina after he failed to attempt a tackle in an exhibition loss.

Actor Gene Wilder, star of Mel Brooks movies, dies at 83

Actor Gene Wilder, star of Mel Brooks movies, dies at 83

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FILE - In a Dec. 9, 1977 file photo, actor Gene Wilder is shown during an interview with Jean Claude Bouis at his New York City Hotel. Wilder’…

Actor Gene Wilder, star of Mel Brooks movies, dies at 83

Actor Gene Wilder, star of Mel Brooks movies, dies at 83

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FILE - In this Aug. 27, 1981 file photo, Gilda Radner, center, and Gene Wilder, right, perform in a scene from the film "Hanky Panky," directe…

Actor Gene Wilder, star of Mel Brooks movies, dies at 83

Actor Gene Wilder, star of Mel Brooks movies, dies at 83

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FILE - In a Dec. 27, 1977 file photo, actor Gene Wilder looks thoughtful during an interview in New York. Wilder’s nephew said Monday, Aug. 29…

Mexicans say 'adios' to beloved singer Juan Gabriel

Mexicans say 'adios' to beloved singer Juan Gabriel

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Flowers and candles surround the Hollywood star of Mexican superstar Juan Gabriel, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles on Monday, Aug. 29,…