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1 month ago in Sports

Warriors stifle Wizards, win 54th straight home game

The Golden State Warriors finally got their defense in high gear Tuesday night, limiting the Washington Wizards to 41.9 percent shooting en route to their 54th consecutive home-court win, a 102-94 victory over an Eastern Conference playoff contender.

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1 month ago in Sports

Craig Sager in ‘unchartered waters’

Sager missed 11 months while undergoing treatment and a bone marrow transplant from his son before returning to his position on the sideline during TNT's NBA coverage in March 2015.

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1 month ago in National

Apple wants answers from the FBI

The FBI's announcement that it mysteriously hacked into an iPhone is a public setback for Apple.

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1 month ago in National

Obama calls for more funds, new attitude to fight opioid epidemic

With a nod to his own drug use as a young man, President Barack Obama on Tuesday called for more funding and a new approach to help people addicted to heroin and prescription drugs, seeking to shine a public spotlight on an increasingly deadly killer.

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1 month ago in Sports

Wednesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of today's big sports stories.

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1 month ago in National

Senator Kirk criticizes fellow Republicans on Garland boycott

Senator Mark Kirk of Illinois accused many of his fellow Senate Republicans of being "closed-minded" by refusing to consider President Barack Obama's nomination of Merrick Garland to serve on the U.S. Supreme Court.

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1 month ago in National, World

Poll: Most Americans support torture against terror suspects

Nearly two-thirds of Americans believe torture can be justified to extract information from suspected terrorists, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll, a level of support similar to that seen in countries like Nigeria where militant attacks are common.

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1 month ago in National

Trump drops pledge to back Republican presidential nominee other than himself

Republican front-runner Donald Trump on Tuesday abandoned a pledge to support a party presidential nominee other than himself, a sign of increasing friction with chief rival Ted Cruz.

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1 month ago in National

10 FOR TODAY: Wednesday, March 30

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

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1 month ago in Weird

New purse, old jewelry

Police are trying to figure out who owns some jewelry found inside a new purse a woman purchased from a central Pennsylvania department store.

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1 month ago in Viral Videos

When your Uber driver is Batman in a Lamborghini

Talk about riding in style.

FILE - In this March 2, 2014 file photo, Bono arrives at the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. A New York City doctor says U2 singer Bono suffered multiple fractures and had to have two surgeries after his weekend bicycle accident. Orthopedic trauma surgeon Dr. Dean Lorich says Bono underwent a five-hour surgery on his elbow in which three plates and 18 screws were inserted on Sunday night. Bono had another surgery to repair a fracture to his left pinkie on Monday. Lorich says Bono will need therapy but a full recovery is expected.

1 month ago in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: March 30

A look back at some of Hollywood's most memorable headlines.

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4 mins ago in Sports

Reigning NL batting champ banned 80 games for doping

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Dee Gordon of the Miami Marlins was suspended 80 games without pay after testing positive for a performance-enhancing substance, Major League Baseball said.

1 hour ago in Entertainment

‘Angry Birds,’ apps to go hand-in-hand at the movies

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Creators of the upcoming "The Angry Birds Movie" movie will ask audiences to whip out their phones during the end credits and point them at the screen.

3 hours ago in Entertainment

‘Fast & Furious 8’ revs up for historic Cuba shoot

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Director F. Gary Gray has turned the key on the "Fast 8" production in Havana, making movie history by becoming the first filmmaker to shoot a major Hollywood project in Cuba in over 50 years.

4 hours ago in National

Teen pregnancies hit historic low

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The annual survey shows the continuation of a downward trend that began in 2006 and continued through 2014, the latest year of complete data, when nearly 250,000 babies were born to girls and women aged 15 to 19.

4 hours ago in Sports

Watch Richard Sherman pick up unsuspecting passengers

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The Seattle Seahawks Super Bowl winner takes a side gig as a driver for Lyft.