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Champion college golfer Celia Barquin Arozamena stabbed to death on golf course, suspect charged with murder

Iowa State Department of Athletics(AMES, Iowa) — A man with a criminal background was charged with murder just hours after a former Iowa State University champion golfer turned up dead in a pond on a golf course.Collin Daniel Richards, 22, who police said has no known address and, according to court records, was kicked out…read more »

Orioles’ Braille jersey praised by blind ball player

Indy Thunder(NEW YORK) — The familiar orange and black script on the Orioles’ uniform will be replaced Tuesday night with Braille to honor the National Federation of the Blind, and for one visually impaired ball player, the night is about recognizing people like him.”They’re acknowledging that you’re there,” Erik Rodriguez, 18, told ABC News’ Start…read more »

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Bears honor Hall of Fame linebacker Brian Urlacher

CHICAGO (AP) – The Chicago Bears have presented longtime linebacker Brian Urlacher with his Ring of Excellence for being inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Urlacher was recognized at halftime of the Bears’ game against the Seattle Seahawks on Monday night. Lance Briggs, Matt Forte, Mike Brown and Adewale Ogunleye were among a…read more »


Hendricks takes shutout into 9th, Cubs beat D-backs 5-1

PHOENIX (AP) – Kyle Hendricks took a one-hit shutout into the ninth inning and the Chicago Cubs three-hit the Arizona Diamondbacks in a 5-1 win Monday night to open their important three-game series. Hendricks (12-11) struck out eight and walked one. A.J. Pollock hit a leadoff homer against Hendricks in the ninth and Paul Goldschmidt…read more »


Bears stifle Wilson, Seahawks

CHICAGO (AP) – The Chicago Bears put together an outstanding defensive performance on a night they presented longtime linebacker Brian Urlacher with his Ring of Excellence for being inducted into the Hall of Fame. Khalil Mack had one of the Bears’ six sacks of Russell Wilson, and Prince Amukamura (mh-MOO’-kah-MOOR’-ah) returned an interception 49 yards…read more »

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