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Superior Court Judge E. Susan Garsh presides over court during the murder trial for former New England Patriots football player Aaron Hernandez, Friday, Feb. 6, 2015, in Fall River, Mass. Hernandez is accused of the June 2013 killing of Odin Lloyd. Jurors were sent out on a bus Friday with a police escort for a tour of several key sites in the case. Hernandez is not allowed on the tour, but lawyers for both sides and the judge are attending.

Judge chastises Aaron Hernandez lawyer for Deflategate joke

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — The judge overseeing the murder trial of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez has…

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Hasty Pudding winner & Seahawk fan Chris Pratt makes good on Super Bowl bet, visits kids battling cancer

Pratt lost a bet with "Guardians of the Galaxy" co-star Chris Evans, a New England Patriots fan who plays Captain America.

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Hernandez jurors to tour his home, crime scene

The former NFL player is accused of the 2013 killing of Odin Lloyd, who was dating his fiancée's sister.

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Spike Lee goes from director to coach for NBA All-Star

Spike Lee will direct the likes of Kevin Hart, Anthony Anderson, and Mo'Ne Davis — but instead of on a movie set, it will be on the basketball court.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Friday, Feb. 6.

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Wounded Tiger quits again

Former world No. 1 Tiger Woods withdrew after 11 holes of his opening round at the Farmers Insurance Open.

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Commissioner expects to face decision on Rose ban

MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred opened the door for possible reinstatement of the all-time hits leader for Hall of Fame consideration.

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LeBron, Cavaliers win 12th straight, 105-94 over Clippers

Cleveland Cavaliers pushed their winning streak to 12 games.

Detroit Tigers' Victor Martinez (41) hits a two-run home run off Minnesota Twins pitcher Trevor May in the first inning of a baseball game in Detroit, Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014.

Detroit’s Victor Martinez needs knee surgery

Tigers slugger Victor Martinez needs surgery on his left knee after injuring it during his offseason workout program for the second time in four years.

Former New England Patriots football player Aaron Hernandez, left, takes notes next to his attorney Charles Rankin, as a photo of the covered up body of Odin Lloyd is displayed on a screen, during his murder trial at Bristol County Superior Court, Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015, in Fall River, Mass. Hernandez is accused of the June 2013 killing of Lloyd.

Religious items and trophies removed from Aaron Hernandez’s home

The defense agreed to remove the items, or to cover them before jurors see the home during a visit scheduled for Friday.

United States' Bode Miller crashes during the men's super-G competition at the alpine skiing world championships, Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015, in Beaver Creek, Colo. Miller did not finish the race.

Miller crashes, cuts calf in worlds super-G in Beaver Creek

U.S. men's coach Sasha Rearick hopes Bode Miller will still be able to race the downhill at the world championships after his crash.

Tiger Woods takes a few one-arm swings during a fog delay while waiting to tee off during the first round of the Farmers Insurance Open golf tournament Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015, in San Diego.

Tiger Woods withdraws because of an apparent back injury

In his only his second tournament of the year, Tiger Woods has widthdrawn from the Farmers Insurance Open because of an apparent back injury.

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Struggling Magic fire head coach Vaughn

The Orlando Magic have fired head coach Jacque Vaughn on the heels of their 10th consecutive loss.

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Snoop Dogg’s son fakes out dad, signs with UCLA

The 6-foot-3, 190-pound Broadus was ranked the 27th best receiver in the nation by Rivals.com, a leading recruiting news site.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports headlines making news today, Thursday, Feb. 5. HAWKS BOUNCE BACK, BEAT WIZARDS…

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Colts linebacker Jackson arrested for assault

D'Qwell Jackson, whose interception in the AFC title game triggered the "Deflategate" controversy, was arrested after getting into a fight over a parking space.

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The 2015 ‘SI’ swimsuit edition is here and the cover model is …

This year's edition will launch online on Feb. 9.

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Struggling Woods focused on Masters

Tiger Woods, coming off his worst score as a professional, says he is focused on peaking in time for the Masters.

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College Football Signing Day: Auburn lands top player, USC & Alabama top classes

Defensive end and consensus top recruit Byron Cowart selected Auburn.

Syracuse head coach Jim Boeheim, center, talks with Michael Gbinije, left, and C.J. Fair, right, during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Wake Forest in Winston-Salem, N.C., Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014.

Syracuse self-imposes men’s basketball postseason ban

Syracuse bans postseason as part of its case pending before the NCAA Committee on Infractions

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