iStock/Thinkstock(FOXBOROUGH, Mass.) — New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady addressed the media on Thursday regarding the use of under-inflated footballs during Sunday’s AFC Championship Game, saying, “I didn’t alter the ball in any way.”

The NFL found that 11 of the 12 footballs used during the Patriots’ 45-7 win over the Indianapolis Colts were not inflated by the minimum level of 12.5 pounds per square inch, according to ESPN. In the game, Brady passed for 226 yards with three touchdowns and one interception.

“I feel like I always played within the rules,” Brady said. “I would never do anything to break the rules. I believe in fair play and respect the league and everything they are doing to try to create a very competitive playing field for all the NFL teams.”

When the Patriots take the field against the Seattle Seahawks in Super Bowl 49, the footballs that will be used will have been handled by equipment managers and ball attendants, independent of either team. The policy was in place before the allegations against the Patriots were levied.

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iStock/Thinkstock(OAKLAND, Calif.) — Warriors point guard Stephen Curry poured in 25 points and had six assists as Golden State (24-5) defeated the Minnesota Timberwolves (5-24) on Saturday night, 110-97.

Shooting guard Klay Thompson had 21 points and five rebounds for the Warriors, while small forward Draymond Green contributed four points, eight rebounds, six assists and six steals.

Golden State opened up a 27 point lead, early in the fourth quarter on a basket from shooting guard Justin Holiday. The Warriors would finish 41-of-88 from the field for a 46.6 shooting percentage.

For Minnesota, small forward Thaddeus Young led the way with 17 points and six rebounds while point guard Zach LaVine had 12 points and 14 assists.

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iStock/Thinkstock(ROSEBURG, Ore.) — A male student killed multiple people at a shooting Thursday at a community college in Roseburg, Oregon, authorities said.

The shooter is now dead, police said. The shooter’s identity has not been publicly released, though Oregon Gov. Kate Brown announced that he was 20 years old.

Gov. Brown’s spokeswoman Kristen Grainger confirmed that the shooter was a student at the school.

Grainger also said that the number of fatalities and injuries totaled 20 people, but would not specify how many were dead and how many were injured. Neither the sheriff’s office, governor’s office or state police would specify the number of fatalities, though earlier on Thursday, State Police Lt. Bill Fugate told ABC News affiliate KATU-TV that at least seven people were killed.

“It is believed there is only one shooter who is no longer a threat,” the Oregon state police said in a statement. “There is no current threat to the community.”

Mercy Medical Center, a hospital located 5 miles from the school, reported that it has received nine patients and another three are en route.

“Please continue to pray,” the hospital wrote in a post on its Facebook page.

Another local facility, Sacred Heart Medical Center, also tweeted that it was expecting at least three patients from the shooting.

The Douglas County Sheriff’s office confirmed to ABC News that they responded to reports of a shooting at Umpqua Community College at 10:38 a.m. local time Thursday.

Sheriff John Hanlin said that the shooter was initially located in one of the school buildings and Hanlin confirmed that the shooter fired at officers.

“Police units from multiple jurisdictions have responded,” the sheriff’s department said in a post on its official Facebook page.

Students and faculty members are being bused to a local fairgrounds site, and relatives are being told to pick their loved ones up there. There will be counselors at the fairgrounds “for UCC students, staff and their families who need them,” the sheriff’s office tweeted.

Umpqua Community College Interim President Dr. Rita Cavin said that there is still one last bus of students and faculty that has not yet arrived at the fairgrounds.

“It is extremely sad right now to watch these families wait for the last bus,” Cavin said at a news conference.

President Obama has been briefed on the situation, a White House official told ABC News.

Federal agents from the FBI and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives are responding to the scene. Due to the location, many agents are travelling great distances to get to the scene. U.S. Customs and Border Protection has offered a chopper from Blaine, Washington, which will transport additional ATF agents and a K-9 to the scene.

Since the 2012 shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, federal law enforcement agencies have taken a forward leaning approach to these types of incidents, pushing resources into the field as quickly as possible.

Umpqua Community College has about 3,300 full-time students and 16,000 part-time students. It is located about 70 miles south of Eugene.

The school has since announced that it will close its campus until Monday.

The situation at Umpqua Community College is the first school shooting with multiple fatalities since late October of last year. At that time, five people were killed and one injured at a shooting at Marysville Pilchuck High School in Washington state.

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iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is warning consumers that dietary supplements meant to improve sexual performance may contain ingredients that are found in prescription erectile dysfunction pills like Viagra, Cialis and Levitra.

The agency expressed concern on Thursday that high dosages or unintended combinations could make taking some such supplements dangerous for consumers. In total, the FDA says, nearly 300 suppements found online, in gas stations or in vending machines could contain some of these ingredients.

The supplements take a number of forms, including pills, coffees and chewing gums and are labeled “all natural” or “herbal.” By not disclosing the hidden ingredients, the FDA says, even cautious consumers would be left unaware that they may be taking excessively high doses.

“We’re finding an alarming number of these products sold online and in retail stores,” the FDA’s National Health Fraud Coordinator Gary Coody said in a statement. “Consumers have no way of knowing which drugs or ingredients are actually in the product just by reading the ingredients on the label.”

The FDA reccomends being wary of products promising quick results, being advertised as alternatives to FDA-approved drugs, have labels written in a foreign language, or are sold in single servings.

“Some of these products,” Coody added, “have as many as six different ingredients contained in FDA-approved prescription drugs and analog of those ingredients.” He expressed concern that the agency can’t tell what danger the drugs pose, “because these combinations have never been studied before they’re sold to unsuspecting consumers.”

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GEOFF ROBINS/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Michael Horn, President and CEO of Volkswagen Group of America, will testify before a House subcommittee next week as part of the congressional investigation into the Volkswagen emissions scandal.

Scheduled to appear before the House Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations at 10 a.m. on Oct. 8, Horn will provide information on the “facts and circumstances surrounding Volkswagen’s reported Clean Air Act violations.” Subcommittee Chair Rep. Tim Murphy, R-Pa., said he hopes to get answers including why the “defeat-devices” were used to fool emissions testers, how the decision to install them was made and how their use went undetected for so long.

“The very notion of a carmaker intentionally violating our environmental laws is beyond belief,” House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton, R-Mich., said. “Reports of Volkswagen selling cars with devices aimed at skirting the law cannot, and will not be tolerated.”

Also scheduled to testify at the Thursday hearing is at least one representative from the Environmental Protection Agency.

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NFL via Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Linebacker James Harrison isn’t ready to retire for a second time.

The 36-year-old former NFL Defensive Player of the Year, who retired for 18 days last year before signing with the Pittsburgh Steelers, posted an Instagram photo Sunday night showing a half packed suitcase with the caption: “I decided to hold off on retirement, so it’s time to pack up and head to AZ to start my training so I can be ready to play another year!”

Harrison becomes a free agent in a month. In 11 games with the Steelers last season, he had 47 tackles and 5.5 sacks.

During his eight NFL seasons, Harrison has twice been named a first-team All Pro and has won two Super Bowls with the Steelers.

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The White House(WASHINGTON) — President Obama lamented the fact that he was making comments about yet another shooting – this time at a community college in Oregon – saying the process has become “routine” for him and new families who mourn the loss of loved ones.

“There’s been another mass shooting in America,” the president said in the White House briefing room.

“There are more American families – moms, dads, children – whose lives have been changed forever. That means there’s another community stunned with grief – and communities across the country forced to relive their own anguish and parents across the country who are scared because they know it might have been their family or their children.”

“I hope and pray that I don’t have to come out again in my tenure as president to offer my condolences to families under these circumstances. But based on my experience as president, I can’t guarantee that,” the president said in the White House briefing room.

The president said that just as his remarks on shootings have become routine, so too have the reactions from politicians and opponents of stricter gun regulations.

“Somebody somewhere will comment and say, ‘Obama politicized this issue.’ Well, this is something we should politicize. It is relevant to our common life together, to the body politic,” he said.

Rather than shying away from the political dimension to mass shootings, the president leaned in to it, saying that Thursday’s events were direct products of political decisions – those made by lawmakers and by those who elect them.

“We collectively are answerable to those families, who lose their loved ones because of our inaction,” he said.

In a veiled reference to groups like the National Rifle Association which has opposed most of the president’s efforts to tighten gun purchasing laws, he urged firearms owners to reconsider their affiliation with the group.

“I would particularly ask America’s gun owners, who are using those guns properly, safely, to hunt, for sport, or protecting their families, to think about whether your views are properly being represented by the organization that suggests it’s speaking for you,” he said.

The shooting, which left at least 20 people dead and injured, according to the governor’s office, took place Thursday morning at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Oregon.

The identity of the 20-year-old shooter has not been released.

The president has said the failure to pass more stringent gun safety laws is one of the greatest frustrations of his presidency thus far.

“If you ask me where has been the one area where I feel that I’ve been most frustrated and most stymied, it is the fact that the United States of America is the one advanced nation on Earth in which, we do not have sufficient common-sense gun safety laws, even in the face of repeated mass killings,” he told the BBC in July.

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TLC(ATLANTA) — Even with the cameras dark in her house, Alana Thompson, better known as Honey Boo Boo, is still trying to make people laugh. The pint-sized former reality star recently released her first song and music video, “Movin’ Up.”

The video — which also features her mother, Mama June Shannon, her father, Mike “Sugar Bear” Thompson, and her sister, Lauryn “Pumpkin” Shannon — tells fans to “Do the Honey Boo Boo Bop.”

Thompson with the help of singer/songwriter Adam Barta, sings, “Started out as a pageant queen/Then on TV doing my thing/Now movin’ up in the world/New fun times with my girls.”

This is the first we’ve seen of the 10-year-old since her hit TLC show, Here Comes Honey Boo Boo, was cancelled in October 2014 after reports revealed June Shannon was dating a convicted child molester.

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Hemera/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — NFL: Pittsburgh Steelers 27 (9-5) – Atlanta Falcons 20 (5-9)

New York Giants 24 (5-9) – Washington Redskins 13 (3-11)

New England Patriots 41 (11-3) – Miami Dolphins 13 (7-7)

Indianapolis Colts 17 (10-4) – Houston Texans 10 (7-7)

Baltimore Ravens 20 (9-5) – Jacksonville Jaguars 12 (2-12)

Buffalo Bills 21 (8-6) – Green Bay Packers 13 (10-4)

Carolina Panthers 19 (5-8-1) – Tampa Bay Buccaneers 17 (2-12)

Cincinnati Bengals 30 (9-4-1) – Cleveland Browns 0 (7-7)

Kansas City Chiefs 31 (8-6) – Oakland Raiders 13 (2-12)

Top 25 College Basketball: (7) Villanova 85 (10-0) – Temple 62 (6-4)

Tennessee 67 (4-3) – (15) Butler 55 (8-2)

(24) St. John’s 74 (8-1) – Fordham 53 (3-5)

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Hemera/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — NBA: Toronto Raptors 91 (28-15) – Philadelphia 76ers 86 (8-35)

Cleveland Cavaliers 129 (24-20) – Charlotte Hornets 90 (18-26)

Atlanta Hawks 103 (36-8) – Oklahoma City Thunder 93 (22-21)

New York Knicks 113 (8-36) – Orlando Magic 106 (15-31)

Miami Heat 89 (19-24) – Indiana Pacers 87 (15-30)

Chicago Bulls 102 (29-16) – Dallas Mavericks 98 (30-14)

New Orleans Pelicans 92 (22-21) – Minnesota Timberwolves 84 (7-35)

Top 25 Men’s College Basketball: (16) VCU 63 (16-3) – Saint Louis 61 (9-10)

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