NFL Announces All-Pro Team

NEW YORK (AP) — It’s unanimous, on both sides of the ball.

Minnesota Vikings’ 2,000-yard rusher Adrian Peterson and the Houston Texans’ pass-swatting end J.J. Watt were unanimous choices for The Associated Press All-Pro team announced Saturday.

Peterson, who came within 9 yards of breaking…

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NFL Hall of Fame Announces Finalists

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — Single-season sacks leader Michael Strahan and two players who tried to block him are among 15 modern-era finalists for the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

Strahan, who had 22 1/2 sacks in 2001 and 141 1/2 for his 15-year his career with…

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Argo Wins Big at Critics Choice Awards

LOS ANGELES — Hours after not getting an Academy Award nomination, Ben Affleck won best director and his film “Argo” was named best picture at the Critics’ Choice Movie Awards.

Affleck, whose film was nominated for seven Oscars including best picture but not best director, accepted the award Thursday night at…

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NRA Vows to Fight Gun Control Task Force

The National Rifle Association, the strongest pro-gun lobby group in the United States, on Thursday set the stage for a bitter congressional battle over stricter gun controls, accusing vice president Joe Biden of having “an agenda to attack the second amendment”.

Emerging from a meeting with Biden’s gun…

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2 Wounded in California School Shooting,Suspect in Custody

TAFT, Calif.     (AP) — A student was shot and wounded at a San Joaquin Valley high school Thursday and a suspect was taken into custody, officials said.

The shooting occurred about 9 a.m. at Taft Union High School, an oil and agricultural community about 120 miles northwest of Los Angeles…

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