Jason Collins Becomes First Openly Gay NBA Player to Appear in Game

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-02_f1721b8167.jpgJeff Gross/Getty Images (LOS ANGELES) -- NBA center Jason Collins played his first game Sunday night since announcing his free agency last year. It was also the first time Collins has played professionally since he revealed he was gay in late April 2013. Collins has sat on the sidelines this season, waiting for a team to pick him up. Finally, the Brooklyn Nets signed him to a 10-day contract, officially making Collins the first openly gay player in any of the four major U.S. professional sports.

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Man Dies from Carbon Monoxide Leak at Long Island Restaurant

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-02_573a44dcaf.jpgABC News (NEW YORK) -- One person is dead and over two dozen were hospitalized after a carbon monoxide leak in a restaurant at a Long Island mall Saturday night. Police first got a call that someone had passed out at the Legal Seafoods at Long Island's Walt Whitman Mall just as the restaurant was beginning to see its dinner crowd, and when first responders arrived, they started feeling ill, too. The colorless, odorless poison killed 55-year-old Steve Nelson, the restaurant manager.

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Elderly Man Run Over in Apparent Road Rage Attack

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-02_e766f35018.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (LAS VEGAS) -- Police are investigating an apparent road rage incident at a Las Vegas gas station that left an elderly man with severe leg injuries. Las Vegas police are seeking the driver of a gray Honda who is accused of attempted murder after surveillance video captured him hitting the older man and running him over. Police released the video, which shows the older man drive into the station lot and narrowly swerve to avoid collision with the suspect's car, which had pulled in front of him.

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ICE Plane Makes Emergency Landing with Sickened Passengers Aboard

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-02_93db85a6f7.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (MOBILE, Ala.) -- Passengers reported Coughing, difficulty breathing and eye irritation when a federal plane made an emergency landing at the Mobile, Ala., airport Friday night. U.S. immigration officials confirm to ABC News it was one of their aircrafts going from Alexandria, La., to Miami, Fla., with no detainees onboard. Mobile Fire Rescue official Steve Huffman says all 10 passengers were sickened, but the crew was unaffected. Only one person was taken to a local hospital.

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Bill Allowing Businesses to Turn Away Gays Reaches Ariz. Governor

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-02_ba56bb9dc0.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (PHOENIX) -- A bill allowing businesses to refuse service to customers based on personal, religious beliefs is now on the desk of Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer. The state legislature passed the bill late Thursday, but not without a fiery debate. “This is simply protecting religious freedom that is recognized and defended and supported in the First Amendment that the founders wanted, nothing else,” said Republican Rep. Eddie Farnsworth, who sponsored the bill.

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