The top stories of the day as recounted by Kirk Minihane.

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[0:05:17] ... passes the time to any -- obviously things change in dog racing. Horse racing it's charming but it's not. Whom are temporary and a part of the future. -- boxing boxing is slow legal -- 4050 ...
[0:06:43] ... and traveling exhibit in the. That's the reason I never got enough horse racing was because the first Porsche race I was ever taken to a little boy uncle and my dad took me. First race ...
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Jim Souhan of the Minneapolis Star Tribune on Adrian Peterson.

[0:00:42] ... the basketball court and -- am aware that was was like the Super Bowl. There are important and your third. It was that the cowboys built Super -- -- -- It was an and in the ...
[0:05:42] ... best possible outcome given the circumstances to me. Jim that sounds like Adrian Peterson is going to get paid to the course of this thing you know not to be true. I haven't confirmed that but ...
[0:09:17] ... or have his teammates clammed up at -- offering any opinions about Adrian Peterson right now. You know their Errol as you're in the you're wired that the most competitors aren't we switched forty Korean. Remember ...
[0:10:02] ... reports the organization so there are talks. What's it used to be Jesse Ventura he was the face of yeah the Twin Cities that's true so you actually upgraded with this broad with the glasses in ...

The guys react to the Adrian Peterson news.

[0:00:07] ... or this carefully the vikings were. Forced to Smart enough and place Adrian Peterson on the NFL's exempt commissioners list. Which bans him from all football activities. Until his legal matters are resolved. As a result ...
[0:00:44] ... Budweiser Stewart now you see Anheuser-Busch. And gave -- and I -- Minnesota Vikings one point three. Billion reasons to sit this child abusers -- now well we as -- Jerry's gonna vote for Al Franken. ...
[0:03:54] ... the football questions get back in the second. Vikings liable we have Adrian Peterson now now Catholic but you know what. He did destroy this team Adrian helped Peterson did destroy this team I think there's a chance Ray -- destroyed that the ravens but we don't know yet we know. Go -- the vikings were not. Picked to win it all right -- think they were picked ago. Eight -- -- -- -- by himself available while maybe even ten at six may be wild card and then they went on the road weak one with Adrian Peterson yeah. And kicked past that went to families. And roll so that kinda mean they weren't the raiders now they are. I think Adrian Peterson it and you can talk all about what a great team navy is those team Islam and who plays -- He -- ...
[0:12:03] ... corporate sponsors. From pretty much everyone imaginable after the decision. To let Adrian Peterson plays the rule. This whole situation while while the legal process played out there was kind of an avalanche that was just ...

Here are the highlights from Wednesday’s Headlines on Dennis & Callahan with Kirk Minihane, John Dennis and Gerry Callahan. To hear the segment, go to the Dennis & Callahan audio on demand page.

Wynn Resorts won a bid for a license from the Massachusetts Gaming Council to build a casino in the Greater Boston Area. Steve Wynn’€™s proposed resort defeated a bid from Mohegan Sun that would have put a casino at Suffolk Downs.

The resort will have more than 150 table games, 3,000 slots, a five-star hotel and a mall.

Said Callahan: “€œI’€™m going to guess that none of the windows in the high-rise hotel will open.”€

The proposed plan is for the $1.6 billion casino and resort to be built on the polluted waterfront of Everett. The hosts said it will take a while for the project to be completed.

“Maybe four or five years from now before this is ready,” Dennis said. “They have to clean up all of the oil and stuff.”

Joked Callahan: “This is where all of the athletes stay when the Olympics come here.”

Added Minihane: “That wouldn’t be so bad. They’ve got the swimming right there. In the river.”

– A man from Rhode Island was charged with drunk driving four times in a two-day span, Cumberland police said. He was arrested once in Providence on Sunday and three times in Cumberland on Monday. He was hospitalized three times and also injured two children in an SUV along the way.

Said Dennis: “I’€™ll say this, Gerry, he’€™s no quitter. He’€™s not a quitter.”

“He’€™s a slow learner,” replied Callahan.

– The late Joan Rivers’€™ doctor reportedly took a selfie when Rivers was under anesthesia for a throat procedure. During the procedure, Rivers suffered cardiac arrest that led to her death.

“€œShe was gasping for air because her trachea closed and this guy’€™s taking a selfie,”€ Callahan said incredulously.

After hearing that the selfie took place in the operating room, Dennis took a shot at Vikings owner Zygi Wilf and the Adrian Peterson situation.

“€œZygi Wilf said he’€™s going to be allowed to practice his medicine as long as the due process is in play,” Dennis said.

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The top stories of the day as recounted by Kirk Minihane.

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[0:04:07] ... this country it'll probably be left nominee. Sadly yeah well. Buzz is Saginaw Michigan -- from banks that fast food restaurants have long -- patrons by offering drive through windows. Now a second off funeral home ...
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The guys opened the show by discussing Adrian Peterson's latest child abuse charge.

Here are the highlights from Tuesday’s Headlines on Dennis & Callahan with Kirk Minihane, John Dennis and Gerry Callahan. To hear the segment, go to the Dennis & Callahan audio on demand page.

– Urban Outfitters apologized Monday for selling a Kent State sweatshirt with holes and a design that appears to look like blood stains.

The company pulled the sweatshirt but denied intending to make light of the 1970 shooting deaths of four student-protesters by the Ohio National Guard, an event that was one of the turning points in America’s opposition to the Vietnam War.

“I don’t understand the thought process behind how this came to be,” Minihane said, adding; “Even if it wasn’t their intention, shouldn’t there be somebody in the process of when this shirt was made to when they were sent out to the stores be smart enough to say, ‘Wait a minute, this is Kent State, and boy, this looks a lot like blood, and it’s vintage, this is really sending a bad message.”

Joked Callahan: “I like it, I want to get one.”

Minihane then looked up the price, which was $129.

Responded Callahan: “Forget it, I’m out.”

Said Dennis: “Garanimals is going to come out with pajama bottoms that have red welts on the legs — the Adrian Peterson collection.”

– German authorities charged a 93-year-old man with 300,000 counts of accessory to murder for serving as a guard at Auschwitz concentration camp during World War II.

Oskar Groening has admitted being a guard at the camp, although he denies participating in any atrocities against the prisoners.

Charles Barkley said he was just disciplining them,” Dennis deadpanned. “He went a little overboard.”

Added Minihane: “Everybody makes mistakes.”

– A funeral home in Saginaw, Michigan, has installed a drive-through window so that people can view their loved ones and pay their respects without leaving their vehicle.

When an individual drives up, curtains open to reveal the casket.

“I would combine it, though. I would also offer a little food,” Minihane said.

Said Callahan: “Pay your respects and get a chocolate shake.”

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Here are the highlights from Monday’s Three for All on Middays with MFB with Lou Merloni, Christian Fauria and Tim Benz. To hear the segment, go to the MFB audio on demand page.

– Rapper Kanye West stopped a show in Australia because he was unhappy that some people would not stand during his performance. He announced that he would not start his next song until everyone was standing, and when he spotted two people who did not comply, he called them out. It eventually came to light that the individuals were handicapped, something West felt the need to confirm by sending a member of his security team into the crowd.

“What would make you go to his concert?” Fauria wondered. “Losing a bet? Being forced to do it as some sort of jail sentence? I mean, ‘No, your honor, I’d rather go to jail than go to one of his concerts.’ ”

Agreed Benz: “I would never go to a Kanye show, no.”

– Fauria challenged producer Joe Zarbano to a karaoke sing-off Friday night at the Hong Kong restaurant at Faneuil Hall.

“Yeah, because I’ve kind of just had it with him,” Fauria said of Zarbano, noting that Zarbano has been teasing him and didn’t invite him to play on his softball team.

Zarbano revealed that he would be using the song “Laid,” and he played a clip of the Matt Nathanson version that was featured in the “American Pie” movies.

“You’re dead,” Fauria said of Zarbano’s chances in the competition. “You can’t hit any of these tunes, and you can’t even play it off, like, badly. … I don’t know, I think you might need to rethink this song.”

Fauria said he’s planning to sing a 1980′s classic, “The Pina Colada Song.”

– A man in California was arrested for stalking and animal cruelty charges after allegedly stealing his ex-girlfriend’s dog, cooking it and serving it to her for dinner. He also left the dog’s severed paws on her doorstep.

Ryan Watenpaugh, 34, allegedly physically assaulted the woman after an argument on Aug. 4. The woman left, and when she returned her Pomeranian was gone. About a month later, the couple briefly reconciled and Watenpaugh cooked the woman a meal. He later texted her, “How’s your dog taste?” He also taunted her about what he planned to do with the rest of the remains, and she saw him drop off the paws on her doorstep.

“This is a guy that should probably go to jail forever,” Merloni said. “Because I will guarantee if he ever gets out will do that to humans.”

Joked Benz: “Two-game suspension, minimum.”

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Dennis, Callahan and Minihane make their podcast debut. This week's topics include Adrian Peterson, Greg Hardy, Jenny Dell and some discussion on people we've encountered with the worst breath.

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