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NFL Chief's Apology Blasted by Women's Groups, Players

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell's promise to fix the way the league deals with players accused of domestic abuse didn't win over some of his fiercest critics, who mocked his press conference as a "circus" and repeated calls for his resignation, NBC News reported. NOW president Terry O'Neill blasted Goodell's "formulaic mea culpas and repeated promises that he's going to do better," and UltraViolet co-founder Nita Chaudhary said the press conference did nothing to change his "long history of inaction on and blatant mishandling of domestic violence in the NFL." Even some NFL players voiced their criticism, with Darius Butler, a cornerback for the Indianapolis Colts, tweeting: "This press conference is pointless." Read »
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Police Seek Man Seen With Missing U.Va. Student

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U.S. and France Launch Airstrikes Against ISIS

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WATCH: Man Interrupts Goodell Conference

A man was removed from NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell’s press conference Friday by security after interruption. “Don’t take me to an elevator!” the man screamed. Several news outlets have identified him as Howard Stern's writer, Benjy Bronk. NBC News has not confirmed his identity. Read »
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NFL's Goodell: "I Got It Wrong...I Will Get It Right"

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Friday, Sep 19, 2014 at 9:59 AM

Take the Phone Quiz: iPhone 6 or Android?

With the release of the iPhone 6 and a slew of other new phones now on the market, we've developed this guide to help you determine which phone is right for you. All you have to do is answer a few short questions. Read »

46 minutes ago

I disappointed myself. I disappointed the NFL. I disappointed our fans, our partners. We need to do better.  

— NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell during a press conference in which he promised to fix the way the football league deals with domestic abuse.
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Teacher Accused of 2 More Student Sex Assaults, 5 Total

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Scotland Remains Part of Britain After Historic Vote

The United Kingdom remained intact Friday after 55.3 percent of Scottish voters rejected independence in a record-breaking national referendum, NBC News reported. The final tally had 'No' with 2,001,926 votes (55.3 percent) while 'Yes' garnered 1,616,989 votes (44.7 percent). More than 84 percent of registered voters turned out. Meanwhile, Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron vowed early Friday to draft laws as soon as January giving Scotland's regional parliament more say over tax, spending and welfare. He also promised to grant a "new and fair settlement" for the other three nations in the U.K. Scottish independence leader Alex Salmond announced his resignation as first minister after the defeat, The Associated Press reported. Read »