Mom says Pittsburgh school bullies drove daughter to anorexia with remarks about her weight

Pittsburgh mom says daughter bulled into anorexia

PITTSBURGH — A woman has filed what experts believe is a first-of-its-kind lawsuit against the Pittsburgh Public Schools, claiming her daughter developed anorexia because male students bullied the girl about her weight, forcing her to leave the district.

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New Mexico coach files defamation lawsuit against Albuquerque lawyer

Locksley files defamation suit against lawyer

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — New Mexico coach Mike Locksley has filed a defamation lawsuit against an Albuquerque lawyer, the latest round in a legal tug-of-war that is overshadowing preseason workouts.

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Ex-high school coach in Ky. pleads not guilty to endangerment in player’s death at practice

Ky. coach pleads not guilty in player’s death

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A former Kentucky high school football coach has pleaded not guilty to a charge of wanton endangerment related to a practice where a player collapsed and later died.

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Buffalo DA says grand jury charges likely today for young Blackhawks star Patrick Kane

DA: Charges likely today for Blackhawks star Kane

BUFFALO, N.Y. — The district attorney in Buffalo says he expects a grand jury to announce charges today against Chicago Blackhawks star Patrick Kane, who is accused of beating up a cab driver over a fare.

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Former Harrah’s worker accused of cover-up in alleged Roethlisberger rape wants suit dismissed

Harrah’s worker wants Roethlisberger suit halted

RENO, Nev. — A former Harrah’s employee has filed a motion to dismiss a lawsuit that accuses Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger of raping another worker and alleges that managers of the Lake Tahoe hotel-casino covered up the assault.

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Harrah’s defendant files motion to dismiss Roethlisberger suit

Motion filed to dismiss Roethlisberger suit

RENO, Nev. — A former Harrah’s employee has filed a motion to dismiss a lawsuit that accuses Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger of raping another worker.

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Former Ky. high school football coach re-indicted on endangerment charge in player death

Former Ky. coach re-indicted in player death

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A grand jury has re-indicted a former Kentucky high school football coach on an additional charge in the death of a player who collapsed at practice.

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Prominent racehorse breeder Ernest Paragallo arraigned on 35 counts of animal cruelty

Horse breeder arraigned on animal cruelty charges

CATSKILL, N.Y. — Horse breeder Ernest Paragallo, who was banned from racing after 177 malnourished horses were seized in a raid of his upstate New York farm, has been arraigned on 35 counts of animal cruelty.

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Attorneys for indicted former Louisville high school coach move to block new charge

Ky. high school ex-coach moves to block indictment

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Attorneys for a former high school football coach charged with reckless homicide in the death of one of his players are trying to block prosecutors from reintroducing a wanton endangerment charge.

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Former Jacksonville Jaguars receiver Jimmy Smith faces hearing on drug charges

Former Jaguars receiver faces disposition hearing

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Former Jacksonville Jaguars receiver Jimmy Smith is scheduled to be in court to resolve drug charges filed against him in April.

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