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Cowboys' Spillman subject of reported sex assault

|Wednesday, Oct. 01, 2014

Dallas Cowboys special teams player C.J. Spillman is under investigation but hasn't been arrested or charged after a report of an alleged sexual assault at the team hotel last month.

Tweet about Ferguson grand jury sparks probe

|Wednesday, Oct. 01, 2014

Prosecutors are investigating a Twitter post claiming that grand jurors hearing evidence in the police shooting of an unarmed black 18-year-old near St. Louis haven't seen enough evidence to justify prosecuting the officer.

2 white Ohio women sue over sperm from black donor

| |Wednesday, Oct. 01, 2014

An Ohio woman and her partner have sued a Chicago-area sperm bank after she became pregnant with sperm donated by a black man instead of a white man as she'd intended.

John Wayne's heirs lose 'Duke' legal brawl

|Wednesday, Oct. 01, 2014

John Wayne had a two-fisted image but heirs of the late movie star have lost a legal throw-down over use of his nickname, Duke.

10 Things to See in Sports: AP's top sports photos

|Wednesday, Oct. 01, 2014

Here's a look at some of the defining moments, exciting scenes, triumphs and defeats from the world of sports.

Police made tough call with UVa student missing

| |Wednesday, Oct. 01, 2014

Police have revealed next to nothing about the evidence they have against Jesse Leroy Matthew Jr., and they won't have to for months to come.

State police: 2 troopers in Frein search injured

|Wednesday, Oct. 01, 2014

State police say two troopers have suffered injuries while searching for the fugitive suspected of ambushing a northeastern Pennsylvania barracks.

Man in Cochran photo case indicted for burglary

| |Wednesday, Oct. 01, 2014

The man accused of taking illicit photographs of the bedridden wife of U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran has been indicted on burglary charges.

Questions about tuberculosis after infants exposed

| |Wednesday, Oct. 01, 2014

Authorities say more than 850 infants have been exposed to tuberculosis in an El Paso hospital by a nursing assistant who was diagnosed with the illness. Although cases of TB are at an all-time low in the U.S., the virus can be fatal if untreated, and is especially dangerous for small children and babies.

Lawsuit filed after 'Killing Jews' ads rejected

| |Wednesday, Oct. 01, 2014

A pro-Israel group sued the city's transit authority on Wednesday, asking a court to force it to accept a bus advertisement including the phrase "Hamas Killing Jews" after it was rejected on the grounds its display could incite violence.