Under amended law, Alaska pursues sex-trafficking charges against Bill Allen

The state of Alaska today is asking for federal authority to pursue sex-trafficking charges against former Veco chief Bill Allen. Attorney General Craig Richards and Sen. Dan Sullivan said they are seeking to learn if federal prosecutors cut a deal with Allen when he was a star witness in corruption trials.

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Preview Super Bowl 50 commercials

Amy Schumer, Seth Rogen in Bud Light ad

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For many people the action on the field at Super Bowl 50 this Sunday will be secondary to the commercial breaks. Check out some of the ads to watch for during the big game.

5 reasons Super Bowl 50 could be best ever

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Super Bowl 50 and the hoopla surrounding it is upon us. Yes, many will look forward to the commercials, the halftime show and the watch parties. But there's a big thing that Super Bowl 50 viewers shouldn't overlook: THE GAME!

This matchup between the ...

Roger Goodell still getting questions on Deflategate

Roger Goodell, NFL commissioner

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The NFL is America's most popular pro sports league, but it isn't without its problems, such as head trauma, cheerleader compensation and the never-ending saga of Deflategate.

Yes, more than a year later, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell still is getti...

What time does the Super Bowl start? Google it

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What time does the Super Bowl start? When is the Super Bowl? What time is kickoff for the Super Bowl? Google search algorithm, go do your magic.

Jerry Rice goes undercover as Lyft driver

Jerry Rice, December 2015

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Imagine calling a cab and the driver being none other than NFL Hall of Fame wide receiver Jerry Rice.

Johnny Manziel's ex-girlfriend told police he hit her

Johnny Manziel, Cleveland Browns, November 2014

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The former girlfriend of NFL quarterback Johnny Manziel told police he hit her several times during an early morning incident last week, an allegation the 2012 Heisman Trophy winner denies.

NFL will air domestic violence PSA during Super Bowl 50

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For a second year in a row, the NFL will air a dramatic PSA during the Super Bowl addressing the issue of domestic violence.

Elway, Kubiak sharing another Super experience

Gary Kubiak, John Elway, AFC Championship game

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Gary Kubiak and John Elway were roommates the first time they experienced the Super Bowl in 1987 and are back as coach and general manager in Super Bowl 50.

NFL to expand Rooney Rule to women

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NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell announced Thursday at the first NFL Women's Summit that the so-called Rooney Rule will expand to women for all executive positions.

NFL QBs seek edge with mental conditioning

Cam Newton, Carolina Panthers, November 2014

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If there's one thing Cam Newton and Russell Wilson clearly have in common, it's confidence.

Texans, Raiders plan to play game in Mexico City

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The Houston Texans and Oakland Raiders are working toward playing a regular-season game in Mexico City next season, ESPN reported on Thursday.

Watch the Super Bowl from this Panthers' couch for $5,000

Roman Harper

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For $5,000, you can get decent tickets to the Super Bowl. Or you can kick back in a NFL player's luxury apartment and catch the game on his 70-inch TV.

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