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Stills to Dolphins from Saints for Ellerbe and draft pick

The Miami Dolphins have acquired receiver Kenny Stills from the New Orleans Saints for linebacker Dannell Ellerbe and a third-round draft pick this year.

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Pistorius lawyers can’t stop appeal

Pistorius, a Paralympic champion, is serving a five-year prison sentence after being convicted of culpable homicide.

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AP sources: Murray jumps to Eagles, Bills sign backup QB Taylor

The Jets, Ravens, Lions, and Raiders are among the teams who made moves.

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Will Ferrell takes on spring training to raise money for cancer

The "Anchorman" star turned into a baseball player for a day.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Friday, March 13. GRIZZLIES THUMPED BY WIZARDS, CAVS…

Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota throws during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Oregon State in Eugene, Ore., Friday, Nov. 29, 2013.

Attention falls on Marcus Mariota at Oregon’s pro day

Heisman Trophy winner Marcus Mariota highlighted Oregon's pro day Thursday, looking to show he has the skillset to succeed in the NFL.

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Ravens retain RB Forsett & NFL free agency roundup

Justin Forsett has agreed to terms on a three-year contract with the Baltimore Ravens, who retain their leading rusher from 2014 plus a summary of NFL free agency moves made Thursday.

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Magic inducting Shaquille O’Neal into team Hall of Fame

The Orlando Magic are inducting Shaquille O'Neal into the team's Hall of Fame.

Dallas Cowboys' DeMarco Murray warms up before an NFL football game against the Philadelphia Eagles, Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014, in Philadelphia.

Demarco Murray jumps to Eagles

All-Pro running back DeMarco Murray has agreed to a five-year package with the Eagles. A person familiar with the contract says Murray's deal was valued at $42 million, with $21 million guaranteed.

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Judge denies Aaron Hernandez request to strike gun testimony

The former NFL star is charged with murder.

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Legislation would open federal land to hunters, anglers

A bipartisan group of senators wants to dramatically broaden access to federal land for hunting, fishing, and outdoor recreation.

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NFL: Suh gets record contract with Dolphins

It was another big day of big moves in the National Football League.

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Batter up! Will Ferrell to play every position at spring training

He shifts from the silver screen to the baseball diamond for one of his wackiest stunts yet.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

A look at the big sports stories making headlines today, Thursday, March 12.

San Diego Chargers running back Ryan Mathews points to his name after scoring a touchdown in the second half of an NFL football game against the Baltimore Ravens, Sunday, Nov. 30, 2014, in Baltimore.

Ryan Mathews to Philly, Andre Johnson to Colts, more big moves in the NFL

Second day of NFL free agency hits with another wave of moves

Houston Texans wide receiver Andre Johnson pauses before answering a question after reporting for NFL football training camp Friday, July 25, 2014, in Houston. The Texans begin practices Saturday.

Colts sign veteran WR Andre Johnson

Long-time star receiver Andre Johnson has signed with the Indianapolis Colts.

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MLB considering Cuban exhibition games

Commissioner Rob Manfred says the game wants to take advantage of the warming of relations between the U.S. and the communist island.

FILE - This Dec. 28, 2014 photo shows Detroit Lions' Ndamukong Suh looking on during the first half of an NFL football game against the Green Bay Packers in Green Bay, Wis. The league announced Monday, Dec. 29, 2014 that Suh was suspended for stepping on Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers' left leg twice, once with each foot. Suh also applied pressure and pushed off Rodgers' unprotected leg with his left foot, violating unnecessary roughness rules, the league said in a statement. He will miss Sunday's wild-card playoff game against Dallas.

Ndamukong Suh signs $114 million deal with Dolphins

Ndamukong Suh is coming to Miami, where he and his new team will both try to end their playoff droughts.

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NASCAR reinstates Kurt Busch; grants him waiver for Chase

The star driver is still under indefinite probation.

Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly speaks during a news conference at team's NFL football training facility Friday, Sept. 12, 2014, in Philadelphia.

Kelly says Eagles aren’t trading up for Mariota

Chip Kelly says he's not "mortgaging the future" to move up and draft Marcus Mariota, and he didn't acquire Sam Bradford to use as trade bait.

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A look back at the Hollywood headlines from years past.

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Waterfront development deal done

Photo provided by the Port of Bellingham

The Port of Bellingham and an Irish developer will partner on the redevelopment of the waterfront.

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Former County Councilman “Corky” Johnson passes away

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Clark “Corky” Johnson was a commissioner for eight years and a councilman for ten years.

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Horseshoe Cafe closes, but set to reopen in a month

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The Horseshoe Café has a new owner.

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Seattle sends Ramirez to Tampa Bay for Montgomery

Seattle Mariners' Erasmo Ramirez pitches in the first inning a spring training exhibition baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers Friday, March 6, 2015, in Phoenix.

The Seattle Mariners have acquired left-hander Mike Montgomery from the Tampa Bay Rays for righty Erasmo Ramirez.