08 21 2014
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Former Nfl-Er Seau Had Brain Disease that Comes from Hits to Head, Nih Finds

Seau took his own life last May at the age of 43

(CNN) -- Star NFL linebacker Junior Seau -- just 43 years old when he took his own life last May -- suffered from chronic traumatic encephalopathy, a neurodegenerative brain disease that can follow multiple hits to the head, the National Institutes of Health said Thursday.


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Pennsylvania Gov. Announces Plans to Sue NCAA Over Penn State Sanctions

Punish perpetrators not students says Corbett

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett announced plans Wednesday to file an anti-trust lawsuit against the NCAA over its sanctions against Penn State University following the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal.

Read more: Pennsylvania Gov. Announces Plans to Sue NCAA Over Penn State Sanctions

A Texas Insurance Firm Could Seek As Much As $12 Million Back from Lance Armstrong

The term 'Armstrong era' is now apparently a moniker for widespread cheating.

(CNN) -- His reputation is in tatters, the cycling victories that made him a legend are wiped away, and the sponsors that gave him enormous wealth have fled faster than a downhill race to a finish line. But that's only the beginning.


Read more: A Texas Insurance Firm Could Seek As Much As $12 Million Back from Lance Armstrong

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