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Police confirm they’ve launched investigation against Kane

Buffalo attorney Paul Cambria, who has represented Kane in the past, declined comment in a text to The Associated Press on Friday morning.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

Here's a look at some of this weekend's biggest sporting events.

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WATCH: 2015 Pro Football Hall of Fame player profiles

Jerome Bettis, Junior Seau, Tim Brown, and five other football greats will be enshrined as the Pro Football Hall of Fame class of 2015.

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Minnesota AD resigns after colleagues say he groped them

The university released redacted transcripts of the sexual harassment complaints against Norwood Teague, which included texts to one woman in which he asked her to skinny dip and perform oral sex on her.

San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith (99) against the Indianapolis Colts during the first half of an NFL football game in San Francisco, Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013.

Aldon Smith released by San Francisco 49ers after latest arrest

Smith was arrested Thursday night on charges of hit and run, drunken driving and vandalism. This is his fifth run-in with the law and fourth arrest since being drafted by the team in 2011.

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Amazing! Batter hits home run on backward swing

This could be the coolest home run in history.

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Oh pitches baseball, 8 sports bid for spot at 2020 Olympics

Representatives of new sports are making their case to be included in the 2020 Games.

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Mayweather defends upcoming Berto fight

Floyd Mayweather's latest title defense began outside the ring on Thursday as he fought to validate his upcoming bout against Andre Berto.

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WATCH: Making the Pro Football Hall of Fame gold jacket

Go behind the scenes into the making of the iconic Gold Jacket for the 2015 Pro Football Hall of Fame class.

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Spieth re-sets goals for year, eyes top spot in rankings

Though Spieth's bid for a calendar grand slam of the majors ended at St. Andrews, he can still add a third leg at next week's PGA Championship while he would become world number one with victory this Sunday at the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Friday, Aug. 7.

Chicago Blackhawks right wing Patrick Kane answers a question during media day for the NHL hockey's Stanley Cup finals Tuesday, June 2, 2015, in Tampa, Fla. The Blackhawks take on the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 1 on Wednesday.

NHL watching investigation involving Patrick Kane

Kane was scheduled to bring the Stanley Cup to Buffalo this weekend, but it's unclear whether that will happen.

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Report: NBA Finals rematch on Christmas Day between Cavs & Warriors

Marc Stein's report indicates that nothing is "set in stone" and that NBA reserves the right to change the schedule.

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Dombrowski says there were no contract talks with Tigers

Dombrowski guided Detroit to two American League pennants and four Central division titles. He says it does "sadden" him that the team was unable to win the World Series while he was in charge.

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Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel: ‘Football is my life’

Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel said he believes he's grown personally and professionally. Manziel said he's committed and beginning to find his stride after a stumbling start in the NFL.

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Kelly says Everett native KeiVarae Russell will practice with Irish

Kelly says Notre Dame feels confident the NCAA will rule Russell eligible, saying he did everything necessary. Kelly described the process with Williams as "ongoing."

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Jets’ Cromartie: Patriots’ Brady shouldn’t be suspended

Cromartie, speaking on ESPN's "First Take" at Jets training camp Thursday, says fining Brady $25,000 should suffice for punishment since the team was also fined and docked draft picks.

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NHL expansion hopefuls still drawing interest

Las Vegas and Quebec City have advanced to the second of three phases in their bids to land NHL expansion franchises.

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Yankees manager Joe Girardi shows off his new app

"Portalball" is a virtual reality sci-fi baseball game you can play on your phone.

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NFL will allow athletic trainers to stop play

The National Football League announced that beginning with this season, a third party athletic trainer will be able to stop play if they spot an injury on the field.

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Family, doctor say injured firefighter making slow progress

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The firefighter severely injured in a Washington wildfire flare-up that killed three of his comrades is making progress, but he's not out of danger yet.

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Records show Washington school shooter planned killing

A student wearing a Marysville Pilchuck football jersey is comforted at a church Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, where students were taken to reunite with parents following a shooting at Marysville Pilchuck High School in Marysville, Wash.

Newly released investigative records show the Washington state high school freshman who fatally shot four friends then himself planned the slayings

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NTSB releases factual report on Seattle news chopper crash

The wreckage of a news helicopter sits on a city street after crashing Tuesday, March 18, 2014, in Seattle. A news helicopter crashed into a city street near Seattle's Space Needle on Tuesday, killing two people, critically injuring a person in a car on the ground and sending plumes of black smoke over the city during the morning rush hour.

Federal investigators have released factual findings into last year's Seattle news helicopter crash

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Morrison’s 2-run homer in 8th helps Mariners over Astros 7-5

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The game was tied 5-5 when Morrison hit the third pinch-hit homer of his career, sending a pitch from Pat Neshek (3-4) into the seats in right field.

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From Lynden cop to jail inmate and registered sex offender

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That’s the road Donald Glunt is traveling after pleading guilty to child porn charges.