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8:00 PM: The Las Vegas Sun reports that effective January 1, high school students in Nevada who are considered habitually truant will have their driver's licenses suspended for 30 days or up to six months. And truant students who are applying for a license for the first time will have to wait 30 days.

7:45 PM: Police in Delaware are looking for a male suspect who attempted to rob a sports bar in Ogletown by attacking a female employee with a broom handle. The suspect was stopped by a male customer and fled.

7:30 PM: Police say Palmetto (Florida) High School football player Kyle O'Halloran had gotten into an argument during a marijuana deal outside his home when he died after falling off a car he grabbed that was trying to speed away.

7:15 PM: Edward Codi, head of the stadium authority that manages the home ballpark of the Butler (PA) Blue Sox summer league team, had stalking charges against him dropped. Codi had been accused of following his ex-girlfriend and leaving threatening phone message,

7:00 PM: Fort Bragg (California) High School told boys & girls basketball players from Mendocino High School that they would not be allowed to wear "I Can't Breathe" shirts at this week's tournament hosted by Fort Bragg.

6:45 PM: Cincinnati Bearcats QB Gunner Kiel tied a school record with his 31st TD pass of the season during Sunday's Military Bowl game against Virginia Tech. But Kiel left in the third quarter after being injured on a hard hit and the Bearcats would go on to lose 33-17.

6:30 PM: The agent for Chicago Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro denied reports that his client was arrested over a nightclub shooting in the Dominican Republic early Saturday morning. Paul Kinzer said Castro went to the police himself "to make sure they knew he was not involved" in the shooting.

6:15 PM: After Pat Narduzzi left to take the head coaching job with the Pittsburgh Panthers, Harlon Barnett & Mike Tressel were promoted to co-defensive coordinators at Michigan State.

6:00 PM: Josh McRoberts' possibly season-ending knee surgery has given the Miami Heat a $2.65 million salary cap exemption that must be used by March 10.

4:30 PM: While being interviewed at a rugby match in Belfast on Friday, golfer Rory McIlroy was treated to the stadium's P.A. system playing the song "Sweet Caroline". McIlroy had called off his engagement to tennis player Caroline Wozniacki last May.

4:15 PM: The BBC profiles Shakhtar Donetsk, a Ukrainian soccer club that reached the UEFA Champions League round of 16 despite having to flee their home arena after attacks by pro-Russian forces.

4:00 PM: Minnesota Twins owners the Pohlad family has completed a $70 million deal to buy the Polaroid camera company.

3:45 PM: Indiana Hoosiers basketball player Devin Davis was practicing on a court Wednesday for the first time since suffering a serious head injury on November 1 after being hit by a car driven by teammate Emmitt Holt

3:30 PM: Ole Miss football coach Hugh Freeze said about last weekend's arrest of QB commit Chad Kelly: "He knows a mistake in being in the wrong place and I think is remorseful for that. But I got to deal with what is best for the team first, and then try to do what is best for the young man."

3:15 PM: San Diego State basketball player Dwayne Polee II returned to practice Friday for the first time since collapsing during a game Monday against UC Riverside. Aztecs coach Steve Fisher said it might be "weeks" before Polee is cleared to play again.

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