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Former broadcaster James files lawsuit against Fox Sports


Associated Press

DALLAS (AP) -- Former college football broadcaster Craig James has filed a lawsuit against Fox Sports saying he was fired because he had expressed opposition...full story
updated 2015-08-04 03:42 AM
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A protestor, left, fights with a bar patron outside of a bar near Oriole Park at Camden Yards after a rally for Freddie Gray, Saturday, April 25, 2015, in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a police van. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) A protestor, right, pulls a bag away from a group of women after a rally for Freddie Gray, Saturday, April 25, 2015, in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a police van. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) Liberty University students work in the atrium of the Jerry Falwell library at the school in Lynchburg, Va., Tuesday, April 21, 2015. Amid a $500 million construction boom, Liberty University is more construction zone than campus. Located in the foothills of Virginia Michael McGill, 19, wears a sweatshirt declaring "Long Live Freddie" in memory of Freddie Gray, Friday, April 24, 2015, near the intersection where Gray was arrested in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a police van. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) A man, center, shields himself after being struck after a march to City Hall for Freddie Gray, Saturday, April 25, 2015 in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a police van. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon) People participate in an anti-nuclear rally in Union Square in New York, Sunday, April 26, 2015. This year marks the 70th anniversary of the United States using nuclear bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki in Japan. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig) Street signs on a light post mark the intersection where Freddie Gray was arrested, Friday, April 24, 2015, in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a police van. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) People participate in an anti-nuclear rally in Union Square in New York, Sunday, April 26, 2015. This year marks the 70th anniversary of the United States using nuclear bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki in Japan. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig) Demonstrators protest in the streets as they march for Freddie Gray to Baltimore's City Hall, Saturday, April 25, 2015. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a police van. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)
    Updated: 2015/08/04 05:20 GMT+08:00
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Former broadcaster James files lawsuit against Fox Sports

Associated Press

DALLAS (AP) -- Former college football broadcaster Craig James has filed a lawsuit against Fox Sports saying he was fired because he had expressed opposition....Fullstory

2015-08-04 03:42 AM

Chile poll: Bachelet's approval rating at new low

Associated Press

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) -- A new poll says the approval rating of Chilean President Michelle Bachelet is at its lowest level since she took office....Fullstory

2015-08-04 03:01 AM

Proposal: Families of Newtown victims would split $1.5M

Associated Press

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- The families of more than a dozen victims of the Newtown, Connecticut, school shooting would split $1.5 million under proposed settlements....Fullstory

2015-08-04 03:01 AM

Digi International Signs Exclusive Agreement with Digi-Key for New XBee/Arduino-Compatible Coding Platform

Associated Press

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2015-08-04 03:01 AM

Brian Williams still weeks away from reappearing at MSNBC
By DAVID BAUDER
Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- Next week marks the end of Brian Williams' six-month suspension from NBC News for exaggerating his role in news stories, but....Fullstory

2015-08-04 03:22 AM

Andy Murray returns to DC tournament for 1st time since 2006
By HOWARD FENDRICH
Associated Press

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2015-08-04 03:42 AM

BC-TEN--Citi Open Results

Associated Press

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2015-08-04 03:42 AM

Swedish Results

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2015-08-04 03:42 AM

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2015-08-04 03:22 AM

Former President Jimmy Carter undergoes liver operation

Associated Press

ATLANTA (AP) -- The Carter Center says former President Jimmy Carter has undergone a medical procedure to remove a small mass in his liver, and....Fullstory

2015-08-04 03:01 AM

US Treasury sanctions Syrian government's energy networks

Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The U.S. Treasury Department is targeting 11 companies and individuals suspected of providing energy products the Syrian government of Bashar Assad is....Fullstory

2015-08-04 03:42 AM

Venezuela prevents opposition leader from running

Associated Press

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) -- Venezuelan election officials have rejected a high-profile opposition leader's attempt to register as a candidate for upcoming congressional elections. Maria Corina Machado....Fullstory

2015-08-04 03:01 AM

UK state to start selling shares in nationalized bank RBS

Associated Press

LONDON (AP) -- Britain's Treasury chief has authorized the sale of its stake in taxpayer-owned Royal Bank of Scotland -- the first step in recovering....Fullstory

2015-08-04 03:01 AM

Sheriff: Man fatally shoots defendant waiting at courthouse
By JEFF AMY
Associated Press

CANTON, Mississippi (AP) -- A man fatally shot a defendant waiting outside a Mississippi courthouse on Monday morning, and a suspect is in custody, the....Fullstory

2015-08-04 03:01 AM

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By LYNN ELBER
Associated Press

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) -- Ron Perlman is reveling in his role in Amazon's "The Hand of God" and the expanding TV world. "This is the....Fullstory

2015-08-04 03:01 AM

Mexican remittances grow 4 percent in first half of 2015

Associated Press

MEXICO CITY (AP) -- Mexico's central bank says remittances sent home by Mexicans grew by 4 percent in the first half of 2015. From January to....Fullstory

2015-08-04 03:42 AM

Report blasts police killings in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Associated Press

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) -- The human rights organization Amnesty International says extrajudicial executions by police officers are frequent in Brazil and its slamming Rio....Fullstory

2015-08-04 03:42 AM

Swedish Standings

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2015-08-04 03:42 AM

AP source: Angel Di Maria accepts 4-year deal with PSG
By SAMUEL PETREQUIN
Associated Press

PARIS (AP) -- A person familiar with the situation says Angel Di Maria has accepted a four-year deal with Paris Saint-Germain. The person said Di Maria....Fullstory

2015-08-04 03:01 AM

US begins armed drone flights from Turkey
By LOLITA C. BALDOR
Associated Press

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2015-08-04 03:01 AM

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