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  • Famed stadium may become part of national park

    Updated: Sat, Dec 13, 2014

    PATERSON, N.J. (AP) — One of the last remaining stadiums in America where Negro League baseball was played may soon become part of a national park in New Jersey. The U.S. Senate approved a measure Friday that would add Hinchliffe Stadium to Great Falls National Historical Park in...

  • Buildings evacuated after marriage proposal flop

    Updated: Sat, Dec 13, 2014

    AMSTERDAM (AP) — A Dutchman's attempt at a romantic wedding proposal was simply smashing. The unidentified lover in the central town of Ijsselstein rented a crane, planning to descend in front of his girlfriend's bedroom window first thing Saturday morning, play her a song and then...

  • Defense satellite launches from California coast

    Updated: Sat, Dec 13, 2014

    VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. (AP) — A U.S. defense satellite launched from California's central coast after weather delays caused by a major storm that drenched the state. An unmanned Atlas V rocket carrying a classified payload for the National Reconnaissance Office blasted from...

  • Report: CIA medics aided, complained about tactics

    Updated: Sat, Dec 13, 2014

    WASHINGTON (AP) — From the early stages of the CIA's coercive interrogations of terror detainees, the agency's health professionals were intimately involved. Front-line medics and psychologists monitored and advised on abusive tactics, even as they sometimes complained about the...

  • Weddings, winning as easy as 12-13-14 for some

    Updated: Sat, Dec 13, 2014

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — It's rare. It's orderly. And when it comes to remembering an anniversary date, it's as easy as 12/13/14. Saturday's Dec. 13, 2014, represents the last sequential calendar date for at least 20 years (Jan. 2, 2034) and another 89 years if waiting for Jan. 2, 2103. If a...

  • 'Bullet-looking missile thing' turns heads near Boulder

    By Joe Rubino, Daily Camera
    Updated: Fri, Dec 12, 2014

    What the heck is that thing? It's fair to assume that question was on the minds of many people who traveled along Colo. 128 south of Boulder this week if they happened to catch a glimpse of what appeared to be a large, silver projectile perched alongside the highway and pointed north...

  • Adrian Peterson's appeal denied, suspension upheld

    Associated Press
    Updated: Fri, Dec 12, 2014

    MINNEAPOLIS — An arbiter appointed by the NFL to hear Adrian Peterson's appeal has ruled that the Minnesota Vikings running back will remain suspended until at least next spring. The decision by Harold Henderson, a former league official, was announced on Friday. His ruling upheld...

  • Former NFL player indicted on rape charges in New Orleans

    Mike Perlstein and WWLTV.com Staff
    Updated: Fri, Dec 12, 2014

    NEW ORLEANS — Former Saints player Darren Sharper has been indicted by an Orleans Parish grand jury on two counts of aggravated rape. Alleged accomplices, Erik Nunez and St. Bernard Parish deputy Brandon Licciardi, were also indicted by the grand jury. All face possible life...

  • Judge: 2012 killings not allowed in Hernandez case

    Updated: Fri, Dec 12, 2014

    FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — Prosecutors in a murder case against Aaron Hernandez won't be allowed to tell a jury about two other killings with which the ex-New England Patriot is charged or the final text messages the victim sent to his sister, a judge ruled Friday. Hernandez has pleaded...

  • 12 sailors implicated in submarine shower scandal

    Meghann Myers, Navy Times
    Updated: Fri, Dec 12, 2014

    Up to a dozen sailors are suspected of viewing secretly recorded videos of their female shipmates undressing in a submarine shower over a period of 10 months, according to a new investigative report obtained by Navy Times. The scandal has marred the Navy's gender...

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