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Sports DA won't file charges against 49ers' Ray McDonald DA won't file charges against 49ers' Ray McDonald
The Santa Clara County district attorney's office declined to file charges against San Francisco 49ers defensive lineman Ray McDonald in a domestic violence investigation stemming from his Aug. 31 arrest.
Sports Halfway front-runners for NFL awards Halfway front-runners for NFL awards
When every team had reached the halfway mark of its 2014 season, one name stood out in the race for The Associated Press NFL awards: Arizona coach Bruce Arians.
Sports Vikings' Peterson avoids jail in plea agreement Vikings' Peterson avoids jail in plea agreement
Minnesota Vikings star Adrian Peterson avoided jail Tuesday by reaching a deal with Texas prosecutors to resolve a child abuse case that revived a national debate about corporal punishment.