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Angels closer Huston Street heads to DL with strained oblique

The Angels placed closer Huston Street on the 15-day disabled list with a left oblique strain Thursday. They will make a corresponding move Friday, likely recalling a reliever from triple-A Salt Lake to join their bullpen for a six-game trip to Texas and Milwaukee.

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Objectors to NFL concussion deal want another court hearing

The fight over the settlement of concussion litigation between the NFL and retired players continued Thursday when objectors asked a federal appeals court for another hearing on the matter.

A three-judge panel from the U.S. 3rd Circuit Court of Appeals in Philadelphia unanimously upheld the deal earlier this month.

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Man indicted in fatal shooting of ex-Saints player Will Smith

A grand jury has indicted a business owner on a second-degree murder charge in the shooting death of retired New Orleans Saints' defensive end Will Smith.

The indictment was read Thursday. Cardell Hayes also faces charges of attempted second-degree murder because police say he shot and wounded Smith's wife April 9 after they got into a traffic dispute.

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NCAA Board of Directors brings back satellite football camps

The NCAA's Division I Board of Directors has rescinded the ban on satellite camps for Bowl Subdivision football teams. The board's decision Thursday comes almost three weeks after the Division I Council approved a proposal barring FBS coaches from holding or working at camps and clinics away from their schools.

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Cities with anti-LGBT laws can't host NCAA tournament events anymore

The NCAA Board of Governors voted Wednesday to require cities to prove they can provide an environment free of discrimination before they can host any event, including the men's and women's basketball Final Fours.

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What will $500 million get you in Vegas? Raiders owner Mark Davis hopes it's a home for his team

Oakland Raiders owner Mark Davis said Thursday that he wants to move the franchise to Las Vegas to play in a proposed $1.3-billion domed stadium.

Davis made the comments during a meeting of the Southern Nevada Tourism Infrastructure Committee at the University of Nevada-Las Vegas.

“We want to turn the silver state into the silver and black state,” he told the 11-member group.

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