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Former Bell City Administrator Robert Rizzo in court in Los Angeles, March 9, 2011. (AP Photo/Irfan Khan, Pool, file)

Lawyer complains about ex-Bell official’s plea

LOS ANGELES (AP) — An attorney in a municipal corruption case that nearly bankrupted a struggling Los Angeles suburb complained bitterly in court Friday about a judge’s decision to allow the chief defendant to plead […]

10/04/2013

In this Feb. 24, 2012 photo, Milwaukee Brewers' Ryan Braun speaks during a news conference at spring training baseball in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File)

Ryan Braun finally admits drug use in 2011

A month after acknowledging only that he made “mistakes,” Ryan Braun admitted taking performance-enhancing drugs during his NL MVP season of 2011. The suspended Milwaukee slugger said he took a cream and a lozenge containing […]

08/23/2013

In this April 22, 2012 file photo, Milwaukee Brewers' Ryan Braun, front right, poses with his MVP trophy and Brewers Hall-of-Famer Robin Yount, left, before a baseball game against the Colorado Rockies in Milwaukee. Braun was suspended without pay for the rest of the season and the postseason Monday, July 22, 2013, the start of sanctions involving players reportedly tied to a Florida clinic accused of distributing performance-enhancing drugs.  (AP Photo/Morry Gash, File)

Players deplore doping rather than defend users

  NEW YORK (AP) — Protective no more, baseball players are downright disgusted these days with doping. Now they are demanding even stiffer suspensions for those caught cheating. “It’s a new generation of athletes that […]

07/24/2013

Milwaukee Brewers left fielder Ryan Braun  stands in the dugout before a baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates in Pittsburgh, Sept. 19, 2012. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)

Brewers try to move on after Braun suspension

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Ryan Braun is gone for the year. The Milwaukee Brewers know that much, and they also know they have to move on without him. The reality of Braun’s season-ending suspension began to […]

07/23/2013

In this Sept. 21, 2012 file photo, Milwaukee Brewers Ryan Braun holds his elbow after missing a swing during a baseball game against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park, in Washington.  (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)

MLB star Ryan Braun suspended for drug violations

NEW YORK (AP) — The first star to fall in baseball’s latest drug investigation is one of its biggest: Ryan Braun. The 2011 National League MVP was suspended without pay for the rest of the […]

07/22/2013

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