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The Galveston County Daily News: Nation

February 7, 2016

Nation

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Inglewood's stadium rising soon, hoping to host Super Bowls

INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — The 50-yard line is still dirt and weeds around a protruding yellow pipe used for water table measurement. There isn't much more than vacant space and idle construction equipment within a few minutes' walk in any direction.

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Saturday 02/06/2016
Louisville men's basketball team coping with postseason ban
Posted: February 06, 2016

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville will be on the outside looking in at March Madness this spring, a view that neither the Cardinals players nor coach Rick Pitino expected.

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Thursday 02/04/2016
Johnny Manziel's ex-girlfriend tells police he struck her
Posted: February 04, 2016

CLEVELAND (AP) — Johnny Manziel's ex-girlfriend told police the Cleveland Browns quarterback hit her during an argument last weekend in Texas and said he appeared to be on drugs.

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Anti-abortion activist charged in Texas to turn himself in
Posted: February 04, 2016

HOUSTON (AP) — A second anti-abortion activist indicted after making undercover videos about Planned Parenthood is expected to turn himself in to Texas authorities.

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Wednesday 02/03/2016
Cleric's lawyers want US suit backed by Turkey tossed
Posted: February 03, 2016

Attorneys for a reclusive Muslim cleric in Pennsylvania are asking a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit that claims he orchestrated human rights abuses in his native Turkey.

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Document: Ex-NFL star Sharper, US renew plea negotiations
Posted: February 03, 2016

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Federal court documents say former NFL star Darren Sharper has renewed plea negotiations with federal prosecutors and is preparing a trial defense — which could indicate that his plea agreement in a drug and sexual assault case is off.

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Study: Texas birth control fell after Planned Parenthood cut
Posted: February 03, 2016

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A new study finds that Texas saw a drop in women obtaining long-acting birth control after Republican leaders booted Planned Parenthood from a state women's health program in 2013, which researchers say may explain an increase in births among some poor families.

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Tuesday 02/02/2016
Chip off the ol' Bum: Wade Phillips gets best from Denver D
Posted: February 02, 2016

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — A few weeks ago, Broncos defensive coordinator Wade Phillips went to great pains to describe glowingly a certain coach with the initials "B.B." — a coach he would go on to out-scheme and beat a few days later to punch his ticket to the Super Bowl.

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APNewsBreak: Lady Gaga to sing national anthem at Super Bowl
Posted: February 02, 2016

NEW YORK (AP) — Lady Gaga is set to sing the national anthem at the Super Bowl on Sunday.

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Monday 02/01/2016
Catholic leaders: El Paso faithful to receive papal blessing
Posted: February 01, 2016

EL PASO, Texas (AP) — Roman Catholic leaders in El Paso, Texas, say those attending a Sun Bowl telecast of Pope Francis' Mass in neighboring Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, will share in the papal blessing to be bestowed in Juarez.

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