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Feds Release $71.5M Withheld During Migrant Crisis

Groups that provide refugee services across the United States expressed relief Thursday after the federal government announced the release of $71.5 million it had reprogrammed in June to deal with the thousands of unaccompanied minors who crossed the border this year.

09/18/2014

NORMAN, OK - SEPTEMBER 13: Quarterback Justin Worley #14 of the Tennessee Volunteers looks to throw under pressure from linebacker Eric Striker #19 of the Oklahoma Sooners September 13, 2014 at Gaylord Family-Oklahoma Memorial Stadium in Norman, Oklahoma. (Photo by Brett Deering/Getty Images)

College Football Spotlight: Conference Perception Key As Big 12 Makes Statement

Conference play will begin picking up this week, but there will also be some key non-conference match-ups as well. Defending SEC champion Auburn heads to Kansas State for a Thursday night match-up. This could be the Big 12’s last chance to leave a huge impression on the selection committee.

09/16/2014

ST. LOUIS, MO - SEPTEMBER 7: Adrian Peterson #28 of the Minnesota Vikings looks on from the sideline during a game against the St. Louis Rams at the Edward Jones Dome on September 7, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri. The Vikings beat the Rams 34-6. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Vikings Bring Back Peterson Despite Abuse Charge

The Minnesota Vikings have seen the details. They have seen photos of the injuries that Adrian Peterson’s 4-year-old son suffered at the hands of the star running back. They have a history of punishing players who have run into trouble with the law.

09/15/2014

ST. LOUIS, MO - SEPTEMBER 7: Adrian Peterson #28 of the Minnesota Vikings looks on from the sideline during a game against the St. Louis Rams at the Edward Jones Dome on September 7, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri. The Vikings beat the Rams 34-6. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Attorney: Adrian Peterson Indicted On Child Abuse

Star player for the Minnesota Vikings, Adrian Peterson, has been indicted by a grand jury in Texas.

09/12/2014

Woman in supermarket using credit card, mid section

In Florida, Service Workers Come From Elsewhere

Newly released data shows how much of Florida’s workers are from out-of-state as well as where they came from before moving to Florida in 2012.

09/12/2014

PHOENIX, AZ - SEPTEMBER 18: Yasiel Puig #66 of the Los Angeles Dodgers walks from the dugout to bat against the Arizona Diamondbacks during the MLB game at Chase Field on September 18, 2013 in Phoenix, Arizona.

Man Charged In Florida In Yasiel Puig Smuggling Case

The man who allegedly smuggled baseball player Yasiel Puig into the U.S. from Cuba pleaded not guilty on Thursday following his arrest.

09/11/2014

Defensive end Michael Sam #96 of the St. Louis Rams in action during the preseason game against the Green Bay Packers at Edward Jones Dome on August 16, 2014 in St Louis, Missouri.  (Source: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Cowboys Sign Michael Sam, Add To Practice Squad

Michael Sam’s second chance will be with the Dallas Cowboys.

09/03/2014

A general view of Doak Campbell Stadium during the game on November 23, 2013 in Tallahassee, Florida. (Source: Jeff Gammons/Getty Images)

Florida State Defensive Backs Ready To Shine Again

The Florida State defensive backfield has dubbed itself the “The No Fly Zone” after finishing 2013 as the No. 1 pass defense in the country and setting a school record with 26 interceptions.

08/28/2014

Venezuelan Flag (Source: CBS4)

Garcia: Block Venezuela’s Sale Of Citgo

A local leader along with Venezuelan opposition leaders in South Florida do not want Venezuela to sell their U.S.-based Citgo Petroleum Corp.

08/27/2014

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City Guide to Houston

Here’s a quick and easy guide to Houston, the nation’s fourth largest city and the largest city in Texas.

08/26/2014

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