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Jimmy Graham got a penalty because of the NFL’s dumb new rule

The Seahawks tight end got flagged for pulling a player off the pile and trying to keep a scrum from getting ugly. Way to go NFL! Seattle Seahawks tight end Jimmy Graham was trying to prevent a scrum from getting out of control in the second quarter of the Seahawks-Panthers game. Instead, he got a penalty, thanks to a dumb ...

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Pennsylvania governor puts moratorium on death penalty

Danielle HaynesHARRISBURG, Pa., Feb. 13 (UPI) — Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf placed a moratorium on executions in the state Friday pending the results of a report on the death penalty. Top News – UPI.com

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Pennsylvania governor imposes moratorium on death penalty

By MARK SCOLFORO, Associated Press HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Newly elected Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf has imposed a moratorium on the death penalty in the state, calling the current system of capital punishment “error-prone, expensive and anything but infallible.” Wolf said Friday the moratorium will remain in effect at least until he receives a report from a legislative commission that’s ...

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NFL satisfied with increased penalty flags

The NFL’s VP of officiating is okay with the trend of increased penalties this season. NFL vice president of officiating Dean Blandino is okay with the rising number of penalties in the NFL this season, telling the Associated Press on Thursday that “we’re in a good place” and adding that he “(doesn’t) see a diminished product on the field.” NFL games ...

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Health Insurance Ads Ignore Obamacare Penalty, Cancelled Plans

Health insurance ads being broadcast now are ignoring the Obamacare penalty and how some people are having their health insurance plans cancelled due to the Affordable Care Act. As previously reported by The Inquisitr, the debate over whether the Obamacare penalty is actually a fine or a tax has several court cases still working their way through the system, with ...

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Chelsea vs. West Bromwich Albion: Final score 2-2, Controversial penalty denies Baggies win

West Bromwich Albion almost added to their list of scalps by coming from behind to lead at Stamford Bridge before a late controversial penalty denied them the win. The Baggies had already registered a victory at Old Trafford this season, and almost repeated the trick in West London. Liam Ridgewell’s mistake allowed Samuel Eto’o to put the hosts in front, ...

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