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Daily Archives: 5th February 2018

Kalen Schlatter Charged With Second-Degree Murder In Death Of Tess Richey

TORONTO — A 21-year-old man strangled a young woman and abandoned her body in a stairwell hours after meeting her during a night out in Toronto’s gay village, police alleged Monday as they laid a second-degree murder charge in the case that raised further questions about the handling of missing persons investigations. Police said it appears Tess Richey, 22, met ...

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Police: Man beaten with baseball bat by girlfriend's father

A 20-year-old Niagara Falls man was beaten repeatedly over the head with a baseball bat early Saturday, sending him to the hospital with assorted injuries, Niagara Falls police said. Badger C. John was taken to Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center with head wounds and a deep gash to his left thumb suffered in the 3 a.m. attack, police said. His ...

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The Rise Of Nick Foles: How A Journeyman QB Became A Super Bowl Hero

MINNEAPOLIS – Surrounded by cameras and a sudden bandwagon of well-wishers, Nick Foles tried to bulldoze his way up the U.S. Bank tunnel. He clutched the hand of his wife Tori, who herself held their daughter Lily. The world suddenly wanted a word with Nick Foles, the discarded, unheralded, former backup Eagles quarterback who had just outdueled Tom Brady to lead ...

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Defence guru Matt Patricia leaves Patriots for Lions' head coach gig

The Detroit Lions have hired Matt Patricia of the New England Patriots as their coach. The expected hiring of the defensive coordinator comes a day after the Patriots lost to the Philadelphia Eagles in the Super Bowl. Lions general manager Bob Quinn made the move Monday, reuniting with someone he worked with in New England for more than a decade. ...

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Utah Jazz rookie Donovan Mitchell to compete in Verizon Slam Dunk contest

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah Jazz rookie Donovan Mitchell will compete in the Verizon Slam Dunk contest during NBA All-Star weekend in Los Angeles after Orlando Magic forward Aaron Gordon left because of a hip injury. Mitchell will play in the Rising Stars Challenge, but will no longer take part in the Skills Challenge. The 6-foot-3, 215-pounder out of Louisville ...

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Maddon emphasizing energy and enthusiasm

CHICAGO — By the time Joe Maddon completes his cross-country drive and parks his RV in Mesa, Ariz., he should have his 2018 theme set. Whether he picked up any additional pitchers along the way remains to be seen. With most of the roster returning from a team that has reached the National League Championship Series three years in a ...

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