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  • Mike Tyson aids motorcyclist after Vegas crash

    Updated: Tue, Sep 23, 2014

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — Retired boxer Mike Tyson may be famous for his aggressiveness, but he showed his compassionate side last week when he came to the rescue of an injured motorcyclist who had crashed on a Las Vegas interstate. Attorney Stephen Stubbs said his client, 29-year-old Ryan...

  • Ex US Marine imprisoned in Iran can call home

    Updated: Tue, Sep 23, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) — The family of a former U.S. Marine imprisoned in Iran since his arrest three years ago on spying charges said his conditions have improved and he is now allowed to call home several times a week. The sister and brother-in-law of Amir Hekmati acknowledge that's a big...

  • Owner: 'No misinformation' by Ravens on Rice

    Updated: Mon, Sep 22, 2014

    OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Baltimore Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti refuted a report suggesting he and other team officials tried to persuade the NFL to be lenient on Ray Rice after the running back was arrested in February for knocking out his then-fiancee in an Atlantic City elevator....

  • Autumnal Equinox 2014: Facts and trivia for the celestial event marking the first day of autumn

    International Business Times
    Updated: Mon, Sep 22, 2014

    The autumnal equinox, which marks the first day of fall for the Northern Hemisphere, takes place Monday at 8:29 p.m. MDT. Instead of saying goodbye to summer, one should say hello to the fall. While the autumnal equinox does not have a tradition like the “egg standing on its end”...

  • Detroit tells judge: We can't give away free water

    Updated: Mon, Sep 22, 2014

    DETROIT (AP) — Detroit's water department defended its shutoff policy Monday and warned that free service to people with unpaid bills could be "very devastating" to the bottom line. Judge Steven Rhodes set aside Detroit's bankruptcy trial to hear evidence in a controversy that has...

  • Officials catch cougar roaming Utah neighborhoods

    Updated: Mon, Sep 22, 2014

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A young mountain lion was let go back into the wild Monday a day after roaming into a Salt Lake City neighborhood and forcing dozens of families to stay inside their homes for nearly five hours. No people or pets were injured, but the hunt for the 2-year-old...

  • Eric Lynch, Howard Stern's diminutive foil, dies

    Updated: Mon, Sep 22, 2014

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Eric "The Actor" Lynch, whose fear of werewolves, love of professional wrestling and angry, often foul-mouthed rants endeared him to fans of Howard Stern's radio show for more than a decade, has died at age 39. Lynch died Friday at the University of California,...

  • PETA offers Ohio school can safety posters

    Updated: Mon, Sep 22, 2014

    OXFORD, Ohio (AP) — Smelling an opportunity to educate students about animal safety, an animal rights group has offered to send posters to an Ohio college where a skunk recently got its head stuck in a beer can. People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals says it wrote Monday to Miami...

  • Nebraska's Abdullah: Jameis Winston must grow up

    Updated: Mon, Sep 22, 2014

    LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's Ameer Abdullah, a candidate for this year's Heisman Trophy, says 2013 winner Jameis Winston of Florida State needs to clean up his act. Abdullah and Winston both grew up in the Birmingham, Alabama, area and trained together at the same gym. He said he...

  • Lions linebacker Stephen Tulloch out for season after sack celebration goes awry

    Associated Press
    Updated: Mon, Sep 22, 2014

    ALLEN PARK, Mich. — Detroit Lions middle linebacker Stephen Tulloch will miss the remainder of the season with a torn ACL he suffered while celebrating a sack. Tulloch injured his knee in the first quarter of Detroit's 19-7 victory over Green Bay on Sunday. He returned to...

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