Defense lawyer: White officer targeted black player

...arrest and a season-ending leg fracture, a defense lawyer told jurors Tuesday."I don't know what he saw," attorney Alex Spiro said of the officer, JohnPaul Giacona, who first told the Atlanta Hawks' Thabo Sefolosha to clear the area early on...
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Venetie man arrested in connection with stabbing death

...Roberts of Venetie was arrested Sunday on a charge of second-degree murder in connection with the death of 34-year-old Alex Tritt. Roberts also was arrested on a charge of failing to register as a sex offender.It's unclear if Roberts has an attorney...
Hurricane Oho headed for Southeast this weekend

...wind event," forecasters wrote Wednesday morning.According to an analysis posted online by Accuweather senior meteorologist Alex Sosnowski, Oho could bring 3-5 inches of rain to Southeast Alaska over the weekend. The storm's track and intensity are...
S. Carolina cleans up, but worries remain

...said Wells.___Dalesio reported from Effingham. Contributors include Associated Press writers Bruce Smith in Charleston; Alex Sanz in Georgetown; Susanne M. Schafer and Jeffrey Collins in Columbia; Meg Kinnard in Blythewood; and Seth Borenstein in...
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Astros defeat Yankees, advance to ALDS

...stood along the dugout railing for every pitch.When he gave up two singles in the sixth - bringing the crowd to its feet with Alex Rodriguez stepping into the batter's box - manager A.J. Hinch took a walk to the mound to give Keuchel a breather. Keuchel...
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Juneau girls, Sitka boys top swim invite

...PHS-AK, 2:16.95. 10, Parrish, Alex, SHS-AK, 2:28.66. 11, Weller...Ketchikan-AK, 1:07.10. 16, Parrish, Alex, SHS-AK, 1:08.62. 17, Michaels...Jordan SO, Robinson, Davey SO, Parrish, Alex SO, Janik, McKinley FR), 4:13.68...
Oklahoma delays execution; drug didn't match protocols determine whether potassium acetate is a suitable substitute, or to find a supply of potassium chloride.Fallin spokesman Alex Weintz said the Department of Corrections receives the drugs on the day of an execution. "When they realized it was acetate...
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Voting for discounted coffee

...have been disappointing in recent years."Municipal elections have historically had low turnouts," said GonZo's co-owner Alex Alf in the press release. "We want to do our small part to encourage our coffee customers to vote, most of whom live in our...
Welling runs strong at state championships

...fourth (19:49), Barrow's Alaina Wolgemuth fifth (20:11), Barrow's Melissa Nicely sixth (20:35), Homer's Alex Moseley seventh (20:40), Homer's Audrey Rosencrans eighth (20:41), Grace Christian's Maddy Morgan ninth (20...
Today In Sports History for Sept. 21

1905 - Willie Anderson wins the U.S. Open for the fourth time in five years, beating Alex Smith with a 314-total.1927 - Gene Tunney wins a unanimous 10-round decision over Jack Dempsey at Soldier Field in Chicago...


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