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Report: Aaron Hernandez planned suicide “for weeks”

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The death of former Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez was ruled a suicide only one day after it happened. A major international publication now claims that Hernandez had intended to take his own life for an extended period of time. According to the Daily Mail, “Hernandez was planning his suicide for weeks.” Per the report, Hernandez had… …read more Source:: ... Read More »

Running tips from Olympic distance runner Roberto Mandje

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iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Good Morning America‘s Amy Robach is training for the 14th annual SHAPE Women’s Half Marathon this month in New York City. Robach did a training run with Olympic distance runner Roberto Mandje who shared tips for women and men of all ages on how to best prepare for a long-distance race. Set a goal: “You gotta crawl ... Read More »

No byes until Week Five this year

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The Ravens are going to London to face the Jaguars in Week Three and they recently asked the NFL to hold off on giving them a bye week upon their return to the United States. The league granted that request by scheduling the Ravens for a home game with the Steelers and they went a… …read more Source:: NBC Sports ... Read More »

“The Promise” and “Unforgettable” among this week’s new releases

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© 2017 WARNER BROS. ENTERTAINMENT INC. AND RATPAC-DUNE ENTERTAINMENT LLC./Karen Ballard(LOS ANGELES) — Here’s a look at the new movies opening nationwide Friday: * Unforgettable — Katherine Heigl stars in this drama about a woman struggling to cope with her failed marriage by making life a living hell for her ex-husband’s new wife, played by Rosario Dawson. Grace and Frankie‘s ... Read More »

Oregon man arrested after setting stranger ablaze at Denny’s restaurant

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iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — An Oregon man was arrested after police said he poured gasoline on a stranger and then lit him on fire at a Denny’s restaurant in Happy Valley, Oregon, ABC affiliate KATU reported on Thursday. The 24-year old man, identified by police as Deshaun Swanger according to KATU, was arrested shortly before 8 p.m. local time. Police said ... Read More »

Arkansas carries out first execution since 2005

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iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — The state of Arkansas carried out its first execution in 12 years on Thursday just before midnight, after a series of rejected appeals that reached all the way up to the Supreme Court cleared the way for 51-year-old Ledell Lee to be put to death by lethal injection. The execution took place after several last-minute appeals temporarily ... Read More »

Memphis lawyer tells rape trial jury women are ‘good’ at lying

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) – A defense lawyer is being criticized for telling a Tennessee jury that women are “especially good” at lying “because they’re the weaker sex.” The Memphis Commercial Appeal reports attorney Steve Farese made the comments during closing arguments of the trial of Mark Giannini, a wealthy businessman accused of raping a woman who came to his house ... Read More »

Giants center played entire season with torn tendons in snapping hand

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It’s one thing to play hurt, but it’s another when the injury is tied to the specific body part most important to your job. So what Giants center Weston Richburg did last year certainly sounds impressive. Acccording to James Kratch of NJ.com, Richburg said he played the entire 2016 season with torn tendons in his snapping… …read more Source:: NBC ... Read More »