• Aaron Hernandez’s Family Schedules Monday Funeral For Ex-Patriot In Connecticut
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    Aaron Hernandez’s Family Schedules Monday Funeral For Ex-Patriot In Connecticut

    Aaron Hernandez will be laid to rest Monday. ESPN and other media outlets reported Saturday that Hernandez’s family has scheduled the funeral for the former New England Patriots tight end for Monday in Bristol, Conn., where he starred as a high school football player. The funeral will be held at the O’Brien Funeral Home, according to ESPN. Hernandez’s family released a statement asking for privacy during their time of mourning. “The family of Aaron Hernandez wishes to thank all of you for the thoughtful expressions of condolences,” the statement said, via ESPN. “We wish to say goodbye to Aaron in a private ceremony and thank everyone in advance for affording us a measure of privacy during this

  • Lionel Messi runs through entire defense to score for Barcelona vs. Real Madrid in El Clásico
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    Lionel Messi runs through entire defense to score for Barcelona vs. Real Madrid in El Clásico

    There’s not anything particularly wrong with the way Real Madrid defends here. Barcelona later won the match, so this goal — along with his second — will go down as among the most memorable in his career. This made the game 1-1 just five minutes after Madrid’s opener, so it came at an absolutely crucial point in the match.

  • Rory McIlroy marries Erica Stoll, with reports telling of various guests, musical acts
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    Rory McIlroy marries Erica Stoll, with reports telling of various guests, musical acts

    Rory McIlroy officially became a married man on Saturday, wedding Erica Stoll in Ireland.