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Domestic Violence

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  • Dwyer of NFL's Arizona Cardinals arrested on suspicion of domestic violence

    PHOENIX (Reuters) - Detectives in Phoenix arrested Jonathan Dwyer, a running back with the NFL's Arizona Cardinals, on charges of aggravated assault in connection with two alleged incidents of domestic violence in late July, a police spokesman said on...
  • Cardinals deactivate running back Jonathan Dwyer after his arrest

    Another NFL player is facing assault allegations after an arrest by Phoenix police. Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer was arrested on aggravated assault charges resulting from two incidents in July at his home involving a woman and an 18-...
  • WRAPUP 4-Chagrined NFL teams bow to pressure on domestic abuse cases

    (Recasts, adds new domestic violence allegations) By Eric Kelsey and Mary Milliken Sept 17 (Reuters) - Another National Football League player was arrested on domestic violence allegations hours after two teams succumbed to public pressure and suspended...
  • NFL roundup: Peterson placed on exempt list

    The Sports Xchange NFL roundup: Peterson placed on exempt list Less than two days after announcing that they were reinstating running back Adrian Peterson to the active roster, the Minnesota Vikings changed course early Wednesday. The Vikings placed...
  • Mohammed Khaku: In wake of Ray Rice video, community must address domestic violence

    Mohammed Khaku: In wake of Ray Rice video, community must address domestic violence
    In the wake of the TMZ video of Ray Rice slugging his now-wife in a casino elevator, the Baltimore Ravens terminating his contract and the NFL giving him an indefinite suspension were appropriate. Rice possibly losing his career will bring light to the...
  • NFL's Vikings reinstate Peterson after child abuse charge

    Adrian Peterson, a marquee NFL running back facing charges of child abuse for injuries he caused when disciplining his son, was reinstated by the Minnesota Vikings on Monday. Peterson was held out of the Vikings' game on Sunday, a 30-7 loss to the New...
  • 49ers O-Line gets pants beat in Levi's debut

    The Sports Xchange NFL Team Report - San Francisco 49ers - INSIDE SLANT By many accounts, the San Francisco 49ers have one of the best offensive lines in the NFL. There was no indication of that watching Sunday's 28-20 home loss to the Chicago Bears, a...
  • Roger Goodell announces changes in NFL to address domestic violence

    Roger Goodell announces changes in NFL to address domestic violence
    Roger Goodell, coming off his most turbulent week as NFL commissioner, sent a memo to the 32 teams Monday outlining steps taken at league headquarters to address domestic violence issues. The memo, obtained by The Times, announces the new position of...
  • NFL's Biggest Hit This Year On A Woman

    A lot of attention has been paid lately to the long-term damage National Football League players suffer from concussive hits that are inherent to the game. But the league has consistently turned a blind eye to blows sustained by women at the hands of many...
  • Workplace deaths are down, but Latinos and women face special risks

    Workplace deaths are down, but Latinos and women face special risks
    Here’s a chilling bit of data from a recent Bureau of Labor Statistics report on workplace fatalities in 2013: Homicides accounted for one in five women's deaths on the job, compared with less than one in 10 for men. And the killer in more than a...
  • NFL: League adds four women to shape domestic violence policies

    (Reuters) - The National Football League, reeling from a series of domestic violence cases involving some of its players, said on Monday it hired four women to help shape domestic violence policies. In a memo to the league's 32 teams, NFL Commissioner...