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Defense asks for new venue in police shooting of unarmed man

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Attorneys for a former North Carolina police officer accused of fatally shooting an unarmed former college football player want his trial held in another county. 243 more words

National News

College football freshman Jakell Mitchell shot and killed

AUBURN, Alabama (AP) — Auburn freshman football player Jakell Lenard Mitchell was shot and killed Sunday morning at an apartment complex near the Auburn University campus, police and news reports said. 183 more words


Why Michael Sam's Big Gay Kiss Won't Be Forgotton

History was made on Saturday when Michael Sam, a college football player who, in February, came out publicly as a gay man, became the first openly gay man to be drafted into the NFL.   246 more words

Entertainment + Celebrities

University of New Mexico Running Back Arrested For Rape

University of New Mexico running back Crusoe Gongbay has been arrested on suspicion of rape in Albuquerque .

Officials in Albuquerque say a woman contacted authorities around 3AM on April 13th claiming she had been raped by the 20 year old football star. 109 more words

HBCU Sports