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Wagner, Michigan end Loyola's run 69-57 in Final Four

Sat, 03/31/2018 - 6:40pm
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- Staring down a 10-point deficit against an underdog that seemed nothing short of blessed during the madness of March, Moe Wagner and Michigan clamped down on Loyola-Chicago and ended one of the most memorable NCAA Tournament runs ever....
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Teens begin Mississippi-to-Memphis march in honor of King

Sat, 03/31/2018 - 5:33pm
DUNDEE, Miss. (AP) -- Wearing aqua-colored T-shirts and hydration backpacks, a group of teenagers on Saturday launched a 50-mile walk from northern Mississippi to Memphis, Tennessee, a tribute to slain civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. on the 50th anniversary of his assassination....
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Wagner, Michigan end Loyola's run 69-57 in Final Four

Sat, 03/31/2018 - 5:33pm
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- Moe Wagner, Charles Matthews and Michigan erased a 10-point second-half deficit and the Wolverines ended Loyola-Chicago's storybook NCAA Tournament run with a 69-57 victory Saturday night in the Final Four....
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Officials: 2 dead in homebuilt plane crash in California

Sat, 03/31/2018 - 5:33pm
SANTA PAULA, Calif. (AP) -- Officials say two people have been killed after a homebuilt airplane crashed into a shed outside the Southern California city of Santa Paula....
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Pope in Easter Vigil baptizes Nigerian migrant-hero

Sat, 03/31/2018 - 4:25pm
VATICAN CITY (AP) -- Pope Francis on Saturday urged Catholics to not remain paralyzed in the face of the injustices around them as he baptized eight adults, including a Nigerian beggar who became a hero in Italy for having disarmed a thief with his bare hands....
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New Asian-American, Brazilian apostles make Mormon history

Sat, 03/31/2018 - 3:25pm
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- The Mormon church made history and injected a bit of diversity into a previously all-white top leadership panel on Saturday by selecting the first-ever Latin-American apostle and the first-ever apostle of Asian ancestry....
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NCAA Latest: Michigan, Loyola-Chicago tip off at Final Four

Sat, 03/31/2018 - 3:25pm
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- The Latest on the Final Four of the NCAA Tournament (all times local):...
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Spy case: Russia, US envoys leave Washington, St. Petersburg

Sat, 03/31/2018 - 2:10pm
MOSCOW (AP) -- Russian diplomats and their families climbed aboard buses and left their embassy in Washington on Saturday while across the Atlantic, American envoys took down the flag from outside the U.S. Consulate in St. Petersburg, loaded up boxes, closed the office down and headed home....
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The Latest: Russian envoys leave Washington to head home

Sat, 03/31/2018 - 1:10pm
LONDON (AP) -- The Latest on the nerve agent poisoning of a former Russian spy and his daughter in Britain. (all times local):...
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The Latest: Clark's fiancee, kids among rally attendees

Sat, 03/31/2018 - 1:10pm
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- The Latest on protests over the killing of an unarmed black man (all times local):...
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NCAA Latest: Newman's year sitting out pays off

Sat, 03/31/2018 - 1:10pm
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- The Latest on the Final Four of the NCAA Tournament (all times local):...
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Lawyer on familiar ground in Sacramento police shooting

Sat, 03/31/2018 - 12:10pm
It's familiar ground for attorney Benjamin Crump - addressing reporters alongside grieving relatives of unarmed black men killed by police....
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Mormons make history with Brazilian and Asian leaders

Sat, 03/31/2018 - 10:55am
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- The Mormon church made history and injected diversity into a top leadership panel on Saturday by selecting the first-ever Latin-American apostle and the first-ever apostle of Asian ancestry....
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Nash, Kidd, Hill in 13-member Basketball Hall of Fame class

Sat, 03/31/2018 - 10:55am
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- Steve Nash, Jason Kidd and Grant Hill are among the 13-member class that will be inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame in September....
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Hundreds line Cambridge streets to honor Stephen Hawking

Sat, 03/31/2018 - 8:40am
LONDON (AP) -- Hundreds of people lined the streets of the English city of Cambridge on Saturday, breaking into applause as the hearse carrying the remains of famed British scientist Stephen Hawking arrived at the church....
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AP analysis: Blacks largely left out among high-paying jobs

Sat, 03/31/2018 - 8:40am
BOSTON (AP) -- Jonathan Garland's fascination with architecture started early: He spent much of his childhood designing Lego houses and gazing at Boston buildings on rides with his father away from their largely minority neighborhood....
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A guide to the teams, players and coaches in the Final Four

Sat, 03/31/2018 - 8:40am
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- The maddest of Marches is winding down, the college basketball season now headed into April. All those upsets, crazy finishes and stellar performances have brought us to San Antonio, where a Cinderella and its telegenic nun join three power programs in the Final Four....
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Winning ticket for Mega Millions jackpot sold in New Jersey

Sat, 03/31/2018 - 7:40am
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) -- A winning ticket for a giant lottery jackpot estimated at $521 million has been sold in New Jersey....
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Six months of #MeToo: Hopes are high for lasting impact

Sat, 03/31/2018 - 7:40am
NEW YORK (AP) -- Six months after bursting into the spotlight, the #MeToo movement has toppled scores of men from prominent positions and fueled a national conversation about workplace sexual harassment....
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A guide to the teams, players and coaches in the Final Four

Sat, 03/31/2018 - 7:40am
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- The maddest of Marches is winding down, the college basketball season now headed into April. All those upsets, crazy finishes and stellar performances have brought us to San Antonio, where a Cinderella and its telegenic nun join three power programs in the Final Four....
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