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“We afforded a man who sought to do us the greatest harm the full due process of the law,” U.S. Attorney Jenny Durkan (approaching left) told reporters after Algerian terrorist Ahmed Ressam was sentenced to 37 years in prison on Wednesday for plotting to bomb Los Angeles International Airport in December 1999. A trunk full of explosives was found when his car was searched after a customs agent thought he appeared suspicious after he drove off a ferry onto U.S. soil from Canada. (The Associated Press)

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A combat rifle is a military service rifle that fires a full-power rifle cartridge, a mainstay of every modern army in the world. See the best combat rifles ever made.

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LeBron James' 'I can't breathe' T-shirt the latest display of politics on the playing field

Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James on Monday night during pregame warmups wore an “I can’t breathe” T-shirt, referring to Eric Garner, who died after a New York police officer placed him in a chokehold during an arrest for selling loose cigarettes. The shirt, one of several featuring the slogan that have been seen around the league in recent days after a grand jury declined to indict the officer last week, is just one in a long history of political statements made by athletes on the playing field. Here are some others.