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Minnesota Vikings executive vice president & general manager Rick Spielman, left, owner/chairman Mark Wilf, center, and executive vice president legal affairs Kevin Warren, right, take part in a news conference in Eden Prairie, Minn., Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014. Hours after reversing course and benching Adrian Peterson indefinitely, owner Zygi Wilf said that the team "made a mistake" in bringing back their superstar running back following his indictment on a felony child-abuse charge in Texas.

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Vikings bar Peterson from team activities

Vikings owner Zygi Wilf says the team "made a mistake" in bringing back Adrian Peterson following his felony child-abuse charge

Brooklyn Nets guard Jason Terry yells from the bench in the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Indiana Pacers in Indianapolis, Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014. The Pacers defeated the Nets 97-96.

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Rockets acquire Jason Terry, picks from Kings

The Rockets have acquired, former Franklin High School star, Jason Terry, from the Kings in exchange for Alonzo Gee & Scotty Hopson.

FILE - In this Aug. 23, 2014, file photo, Denver Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker (83) stretches prior to an NFL preseason football game against the Houston Texans in Denver. The Broncos will be without Welker for the first four games of the season after the NFL said the receiver violated the league's performance-enhancing drug policy. Normally, the league announces such violations on Monday. News of Welker's ban didn't come down until late Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014, after the league offices had closed and the Broncos had already finished drawing up blueprints for their opener against Indianapolis, undoubtedly with Welker playing a prominent role.

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Welker back on the field & will be eligible to play Seattle

Wes Welker is practicing. The Denver Broncos WR was reinstated Wednesday after the NFL agreed to a new PED policy

Bayern's Jerome Boateng, left, celebrates after he scored his side first goal during the Champions League Group E soccer match between FC Bayern Munich and Manchester City at Allianz Arena in Munich, southern Germany, Wednesday Sept. 17, 2014. Right are Bayern's Juan Bernat.

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Bayern beats Man City in Champions League

Jerome Boateng scored in the 90th minute to give Bayern Munich a victory over Manchester City in the Champions League on Wednesday.

Carolina Panthers defensive end Greg Hardy (76) runs on the the field during player introductions before the start of an NFL football game in Charlotte, NC, Sunday, Dec. 15, 2013.

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Panthers remove DE Greg Hardy from active roster

The Panthers have removed Greg Hardy from the team's active roster until his domestic violence case is resolved.

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Florida State’s Winston benched half a game

Heisman Trophy-winning QB Jameis Winston will be punished after shouting sexually-obscene comments in the student union.

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‘Frozen’ wedding gown for brides who can’t ‘Let it Go’

Brides everywhere can soon get married in true Disney fairytale style.

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Obama vows not to fight another ground war in Iraq

Support for ISIS increased after U.S. airstrikes began in Iraq and the militant group may take more hostages, senior officials say.

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NFL back on the road with extra game in London

The NFL roadshow rolls into London again next week for the first of three games designed to build its international fan base.

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Taylor Swift leads ‘best dressed’ list

The annual list of celebrity style icons includes Oscar-winner Lupita Nyong'o, Rihanna, and Blake Shelton.

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Cougars release 2015 football schedule

Wazzu will play six home games in 2015, including four against Pac-12 opponents.

Florida State's Jameis Winston (5) warms up before the Atlantic Coast Conference Championship NCAA football game between Florida State and Duke in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013.

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FSU benches Winston for 1st half of Clemson game

Florida State officials say Winston will be benched for the first half of Saturday's game against Clemson after making "offensive and vulgar" comments about women.

FILE - In this Sept. 7, 2014, file photo, Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson warms up for an NFL football game against the St. Louis Rams in St. Louis. The Vikings benched Peterson for Sunday's game after his attorney said he had been indicted by a Texas grand jury on a charge of child abuse. Attorney Rusty Hardin says the charge accuses Peterson of using a branch, or switch, to spank his son. He says Peterson has cooperated with authorities and "used his judgment as a parent to discipline his son." Hardin says Peterson regrets the incident but never intended to harm the boy.

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Mother: Peterson ‘trying hard to be a good parent’

Adrian Peterson's mother is defending the Minnesota Vikings running back in the wake of child abuse allegations against him

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‘NBA 2K15′ adds 3D face mapping for latest game

"NBA 2K15" is angling for a slam dunk with an innovative new feature that allows players to put their game faces on.

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WWU volleyball loses conference opener

Vikings fall to Alaska Anchorage after taking first two sets

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Motley Crue’s final gig to be at Whisky a Go Go

Vince Neil has let slip plans for the band's final shows, revealing they will return to the site of their first gigs.

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‘Easy Rider’ chopper on the auction block

Peter Fonda's iconic "Captain America" Harley-Davidson is set to sell for more than $1 million.

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American waistlines still expanding

The average waistline increased by more than an inch over the past decade.

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N.Y. man charged with trying to help Islamic State

A 30-year-old man has been charged with trying to provide material support to the militant group and attempting to murder U.S. soldiers.

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Warner, Seau among 113 Hall nominees

There are 99 players and 14 coaches nominated for the Pro Football Hall of Fame class of 2015.

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Vince Gill named best golfer in music

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Gill beat out other country stars Kip Moore and Jake Owen to be named the best on the golf course.

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Gregg Allman named a ‘living legend’

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Gregg Allman joins the likes of Alice Cooper and Black Sabbath in being named a living legend of classic rock.

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U2 teams up with Apple again – this time to stop piracy

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Bono says the group is working with the tech giant to develop a new file format that cannot be copied.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

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Here is a look at the big sports stories making news today, Friday, Sept. 19.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: ‘The Voice’ vs. Jimmy Fallon

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Jimmy Fallon is back with another lip sync battle, but this time he faces off against two of music's biggest names.

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