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Obama: NFL should consider officials controlling game balls


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WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama is weighing into the controversy over deflated footballs and says the NFL should be considering how officials can control...full story
updated 2015-02-02 06:22 AM
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Obama: NFL should consider officials controlling game balls

Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama is weighing into the controversy over deflated footballs and says the NFL should be considering how officials can control....Fullstory

2015-02-02 06:22 AM

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2015-02-02 06:01 AM

Olympiakos beats Veria 2-0, increases league lead

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2015-02-02 06:01 AM

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2015-02-02 06:01 AM

Spanish Standings

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2015-02-02 03:42 AM

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By JEROME PUGMIRE
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2015-02-02 03:01 AM

Hungarians protest against premier's dealings with Putin

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2015-02-02 03:01 AM

Germany's Freund wins ski jump World Cup for 3rd win

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2015-02-02 03:01 AM

Celtic eases past Rangers in 1st Old Firm game in 3 years Celtic eases past Rangers in 1st Old Firm game in 3 years

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2015-02-02 03:01 AM

English Summaries

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2015-02-02 03:01 AM

Chivas beats Pachuca to move up in Mexico relegation league

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2015-02-02 06:22 AM

Bony scores as Ivory Coast reaches African Cup quarterfinals
By CHRIS LEHOURITES
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2015-02-02 06:01 AM

Mexican Standings

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2015-02-02 06:01 AM

Spanish Results

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2015-02-02 03:42 AM

Spanish Summaries

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2015-02-02 03:42 AM

Ghana advances to African Cup of Nations semifinals
By CHRIS LEHOURITES
Associated Press

MALABO, Equatorial Guinea (AP) -- Christian Atsu scored two goals and Kwesi Appiah added another Sunday to help Ghana advance to the African Cup quarterfinals....Fullstory

2015-02-02 03:01 AM

Di Santo double earns Bremen 2-0 win vs Hertha in Bundesliga

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BERLIN (AP) -- Franco di Santo scored twice for Werder Bremen to beat Hertha Berlin 2-0 and jump from the Bundesliga relegation zone to 12th....Fullstory

2015-02-02 03:01 AM

Scottish Standings

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2015-02-02 03:01 AM

Caen beats Saint-Etienne to move further away from danger

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2015-02-02 03:01 AM

'How to Train Your Dragon 2' tops Annie Awards

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