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Houston Rockets to wear patches to honor Santa Fe shooting victims

HOUSTON (AP)  — The Houston Rockets will wear patches on their jerseys to honor the victims of the school shooting in Santa Fe, Texas, on Thursday night in Game 5 of the Western Conference Finals against the Golden State Warriors. The patches will read: “Santa Fe HS.” It’s one of several tributes the team plans following Friday’s shooting. Eight students ...

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Milwaukee Bucks' Sterling Brown releases statement about January arrest

My experience in January with the Milwaukee Police Department was wrong and shouldn’t happen to anybody. What should have been a simple parking ticket turned into an attempt at police intimidation, followed by the unlawful use of physical force, including being handcuffed and tased, and then unlawfully booked. This experience with the Milwaukee Police Department has forced me to stand ...

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Milwaukee chief apologizes for arrest of Bucks guard Sterling Brown

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee Police Chief Alfonso Morales apologized to Bucks guard Sterling Brown on Wednesday for a January arrest that started with a parking violation and escalated to include the use of a stun gun, and he said some officers were disciplined. Brown, who is black, responded with a statement that described the incident as “an attempt at police ...

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