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The Latest: Suspect in NFL player’s death has DUI conviction

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) The Latest on a suspected drunken-driving crash that killed Indianapolis Colts linebacker Edwin Jackson and another man (all times local): 5:10 p.m. The family of an NFL player killed in a suspected drunken-driving crash allegedly caused by a man who was living illegally in the U.S. is grieving privately as the tragedy stirs a national political reaction. Article ...

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Philadelphia mayor hopes ‘knuckleheads’ stay away from Eagles Super Bowl parade

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — An estimated 2 million people celebrating the Philadelphia Eagles‘ long-awaited first Super Bowl win will descend on the city Thursday as the Vince Lombardi trophy is paraded through five miles of jubilant fans. Democratic Mayor Jim Kenney called on them to celebrate with passion and pride and warned the small “knucklehead contingent” that caused trouble after Sunday’s ...

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Vegas sports books not so lucky with Eagles’ Super Bowl win

LAS VEGAS (AP) Lady Luck was most certainly not the side of Las Vegas sports books during the Super Bowl as some reported six- and seven-figure losses in part due to a seemingly deep-pocketed mystery bettor and the many records set during the game, which allowed gamblers to cash in on proposition bets. Gamblers wagered a record $158.6 million on ...

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Vegas sports books not so lucky with Eagles’ Super Bowl win

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Lady Luck was most certainly not the side of Las Vegas sports books during the Super Bowl as some reported six- and seven-figure losses in part due to a seemingly deep-pocketed mystery bettor and the many records set during the game, which allowed gamblers to cash in on proposition bets. Gamblers wagered a record $158.6 million ...

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Super Bowl Party! Eagles fans ready to revel in parade

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Kevin Hart fessed up he was tipsy when he tried to crash the Super Bowl stage and celebrate with his hometown Philadelphia Eagles when they hoisted the Lombardi Trophy. The pint-sized funnyman ran into a no-nonsense security guard who refused to allow Hart, wearing an Eagles letterman’s jacket, access to the stage that was set up on ...

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Eagles flying home as Philly continues to party

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on Philadelphia’s Super Bowl win reaction (all times local): 12:40 p.m. The date is set for Philadelphia’s Super Bowl victory parade. The city announced Monday that the parade will be Thursday, starting at 11 a.m. at Broad Street near the stadiums. It will move north along the city’s main thoroughfare, past City Hall and finish ...

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