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Jerry Jones On Support For Goodell: ‘His Heart Is On The Game’

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones reiterated his support for Commissioner Roger Goodell, saying the criticism of the league can be used to improve the NFL.

2 hours ago

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How Far Is Too Far When Using Corporal Punishment?

Eddie Reeves doesn’t shy away from it: as a child, he says his mother spanked him with switches or tree branches. But a child psychologist says in general, physical punishment is not effective.

CBS 11–16 hours ago

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Vikings Reinstate Adrian Peterson, Peterson Releases Statement About Child Abuse Charges

Adrian Peterson is coming back to the Minnesota Vikings two days after he was charged with child abuse for using a wooden switch to spank his 4-year-old son, and the star running back said Monday he is not a child abuser and wants “everyone to understand how sorry I feel about the hurt I have brought to my child.”

21 hours ago

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Vikings Peterson Expected To Play Sunday Following Child Abuse Allegation

The Minnesota Vikings have announced that star running back Adrian Peterson will practice fully this week and is expected to play Sunday in New Orleans.

09/15/2014

Adrian Peterson #28 of the Minnesota Vikings looks on from the sideline during a game against the St. Louis Rams. (credit: Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Hometown Stands Behind Peterson Against Child Abuse Allegations

Neighbors, former teachers, and community have said they are behind Adrian Peterson despite the allegations.

09/14/2014

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Shan: Why Adrian Peterson Went Too Far

I’ve read hundreds of your reactions to the Adrian Peterson story and this is my conclusion: There is no set way to parent.

09/13/2014

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Texas Grand Jury Indicts Adrian Peterson For Injury To A Child

CBSDFW.COM has now confirmed through multiple sources the indictment of Minnesota Vikings star player Adrian Peterson.

CBSDFW.COM–09/12/2014

Grandmother Patricia Sanders saved a 2-year-old girl, after she was left in a hot car on a 100-degree day. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Hero Grandma Couldn’t Ignore Screams Of Toddler In Hot Car

Patricia Sanders can’t get the cries out of her head. She can’t even stop thinking about a 2-year-old girl left alone in a hot car on Labor Day.

CBS 11–09/11/2014

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DPD Searching For Mother After Fetus Found In H.S. Bathroom

Authorities are looking for the girl who they believe gave birth inside Woodrow Wilson High School. Detectives are reviewing surveillance video to try and find the birth mother or identify witnesses.

CBSDFW.COM–08/29/2014

Joshua Markus Ryan Beard (credit: Arlington Police Department)

Man Accused Of Beating Toddler To Death, Then Burying Her

Police have arrested a man for allegedly killing a 19-month-old toddler.

07/07/2014

Charlotte Merrill Semrau (credit: Collin County Sheriff's Office)

Home Daycare Closed Amid Child Abuse Allegations

Accused child molester Charlotte Semrau bonded out of the Collin County Jail after posting a $100,000 bond.

06/10/2014

Marques Elder (credit: Dallas Police Department)

15-Year-Old Boy Sexually Assaulted At McDonalds

A man was arrested Friday after the Dallas Police Department says he sexually assaulted a 15-year-old teenager.

06/06/2014

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