Indiana hometown renames road for Lauren Hill

GREENDALE, Ind. (AP) — A southeastern Indiana city has renamed a road for a college basketball player who inspired millions with her play while she battled terminal brain cancer.

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Ex-NFL player's sentencing delayed; lawyers cite concussions

CLEVELAND (AP) — Reggie Rucker's sentencing in a charity theft case has been delayed as the former Cleveland Browns wide receiver participates in a study of long-term symptoms of traumatic brain injuries and awaits another test in June.

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NY set to remove ban on professional mixed martial arts

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York is expected to end its ban on professional mixed martial arts when Gov. Andrew Cuomo signs legislation to put the New York State Athletic Commission in charge of the sport.

  • Written by MICHAEL VIRTANEN, Associated Press