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6 players in national championship game you could see in the NFL

Published: Wednesday, January 03, 2018 @ 8:03 PM

Roquan Smith, linebacker, Georgia: He’s quick, powerful and always seems aware of where the ball is. Minkah Fitzpatrick, defensive back, Alabama: He’s listed as a strong safety, but has logged time at free safety, cornerback and even linebacker in some packages. Calvin Ridley, wide receiver, Alabama: While no other Tide receiver had more than 16 catches, Ridley had 59 for 935 yards. Sony Michel, running back, Georgia: A threat is open space and pass game. Da’Ron Payne, defensive lineman, Alabama: Th

Georgia and Alabama are loaded with NFL-caliber talent.

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Kirby Smart has assembled a defense at Georgia reminiscent of his old Alabama teams. Nick Saban’s group, as usual, is stocked with five stars and future first round picks.

Georgia and Alabama square off Monday, Jan. 8, at the Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta to decide the College Football Playoff champion.

Workers place signage on a hotel announcing the NCAA national championship football game, Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018, in Atlanta. Alabama and Georgia won their College Football Playoff semifinals on Monday and will meet in the national championship next week in Atlanta. (AP Photo/Mike Stewart)(Mike Stewart/AP)
These are six names you hear plenty of Monday, and on Sundays to come.

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'Mini-Me' actor Verne Troyer dead at 49

Published: Saturday, April 21, 2018 @ 4:21 PM

Actor Verne Troyer, Best Known for ‘Mini-Me’ Role, Dead at 49

Verne Troyer, famous for his role as Mini-Me in the "Austin Powers" comedies, died Saturday. He was 49. 

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Waffle House shooting: 4 dead after nude gunman opens fire in Tennessee, police say

Published: Sunday, April 22, 2018 @ 8:12 AM
Updated: Sunday, April 22, 2018 @ 8:23 AM

Police: 4 Dead After Waffle House Shooting by Nude Gunman

At least four people are dead after a shooting at a Waffle House in Antioch, Tennessee.

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Missing brothers: Pittsburgh police searching for 2 boys who disappeared Friday

Published: Sunday, April 22, 2018 @ 1:11 AM

Police said Amier Windsor, 12, and Robert Windsor Jr., 11, went missing about 5 p.m. Friday. (Photo via Pittsburgh police)
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Police said Amier Windsor, 12, and Robert Windsor Jr., 11, went missing about 5 p.m. Friday. (Photo via Pittsburgh police)(Pittsburgh police)

Pittsburgh police are seeking assistance in finding two brothers

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Police said Amier Windsor, 12, and Robert Windsor Jr., 11, went missing about 5 p.m. Friday.

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According to a news release, the two brothers are known to frequent the Brookline area. 

Anyone with information regarding their whereabouts is asked to call police at 412-323-7800

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Lyrid meteor shower 2018: 8 stunning photos of the celestial display

Published: Sunday, April 22, 2018 @ 8:25 AM

The milky way and traces of meteors illuminate the sky over Burg on the Baltic Sea island of Fehmarn, northern Germany, Friday, April 20, 2018, during the Lyrid meteor shower. (Daniel Reinhardt/dpa via AP)
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The milky way and traces of meteors illuminate the sky over Burg on the Baltic Sea island of Fehmarn, northern Germany, Friday, April 20, 2018, during the Lyrid meteor shower. (Daniel Reinhardt/dpa via AP)(Daniel Reinhardt/AP)

This year's Lyrid meteor shower reached its peak this weekend, and photographers flocked to social media to share some stunning snapshots of the celestial display.

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