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Cardinals had one of worst seasons in franchise history, leading to Steve Wilks becoming first head coach to be fired after one season since 1952. Arizona was hit hard by injuries and struggled on both sides of ball, ranking among NFL’s worst on offense and defense.

By Associated Press April 19, 2019
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LUBBOCK, Texas — Big 12 player of the year Jarrett Culver declared for the NBA draft Thursday after helping lead his hometown Texas Tech Red Raiders on the two deepest NCAA Tournament runs in school history.

By Associated Press April 19, 2019
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MANCHESTER, England — FIFA is backing a 24-hour social media boycott by professional players in England in a protest against racial abuse and revealed plans for a new global campaign to eradicate discrimination in soccer.

By Associated Press April 19, 2019
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RALEIGH, N.C. — The Carolina Hurricanes lost another forward — and won another playoff game.

By Associated Press April 19, 2019
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SAN ANTONIO — Derrick White had a career-high 36 points and the San Antonio Spurs beat the Denver Nuggets 118-108 on Thursday night, withstanding a first-half lapse to take a 2-1 lead in the first-round series.

By Associated Press April 19, 2019
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Authorities in Florida are asking for the public’s help in tracking down a man who they say burglarized a Little League concession stand wearing nothing more than a ballcap and gloves.

By Associated Press April 18, 2019
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When a Florida woman heard a noise and saw a man trying to break into her car early Sunday, she took matters into her own hands.

By Associated Press April 18, 2019
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A Colorado city has voted to drop the name “Swastika Acres” from a subdivision.

By Associated Press April 18, 2019
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PHOENIX — A man accused of robbing a Payson casino with another employee has been sentenced to five years in federal prison.

By Associated Press April 18, 2019
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TUCSON — The state has settled a case against a Tucson apartment complex that discriminated against pregnant tenants.

By Associated Press April 18, 2019
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PHOENIX — Arizona's unemployment rate dropped to 5 percent in March, down from 5.1 percent in February and up from 4.8 percent in March 2018.

By Associated Press April 18, 2019
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LITTLETON, Colo. — The suicide of a Florida teenager who authorities say was obsessed with the Columbine shooting and may have planned to carry out her own attack will not end an investigation to determine if she had any accomplices, officials said as Denver schools reopened Thursday and preparations to mark the 20th anniversary of the tragedy resumed.

By Associated Press April 18, 2019
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PARIS — Paris police investigators think an electrical short-circuit most likely caused the fire at Notre Dame Cathedral, a police official said Thursday, as France paid a daylong tribute to the firefighters who saved the world-renowned landmark.

By Associated Press April 18, 2019
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NEW YORK — Days after the FBI raided Michael Cohen's home and office last year, President Donald Trump called his longtime fixer and urged him to "stay strong" and "hang in there" in the face of the intensifying investigation.

By Associated Press April 18, 2019
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A New Mexico man is facing charges after police say he made a bomb threat to a Family Dollar so his girlfriend could get off work.

By Associated Press April 17, 2019
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YUMA — The mayor of Yuma has declared a symbolic "state of emergency" to deal with the number of families being released from Border Patrol custody into the city.

By Associated Press April 17, 2019
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A northern Indiana man who sought wages for lunch breaks he didn’t take has won his claim, although a judge awarded him just $35.

By Associated Press April 17, 2019
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A fresh grocery shipment rocketed toward the International Space Station on Wednesday after launching from Virginia's seashore.

By Associated Press April 17, 2019
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Watch: Video captures group of 360 migrants crossing into Arizona, 230 are children
Families from Central America surrender at border in Arizona

U.S. Border Patrol officials say 360 migrants — mostly families from Central America — have surrendered to agents in Arizona.

By Associated Press April 17, 2019
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A second body has been found at the site of a helicopter crash Tuesday, April 16, that killed an Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University professor, authorities say.

By Associated Press April 17, 2019
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Good Samaritans stopped the attempted kidnapping of a 2-year-old boy by an Australian disc jockey from a busy San Francisco street, police said Tuesday.

By Associated Press April 17, 2019
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WASHINGTON — After nearly two years of waiting, America will get some answers straight from Robert Mueller.

By Associated Press April 17, 2019
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HBO's "Game of Thrones" lived up to the hype. This past weekend's season premiere stands as the most-watched one-day event in the history of the cable network that began in 1978.

By Associated Press April 16, 2019
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A dog found swimming more than 220 kilometers (135 miles) from shore by workers on an oil rig crew in the Gulf of Thailand has been returned safely to land.

By Associated Press April 16, 2019
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A 100-year-old yoga instructor has no plans to stop practicing and teaching. Tao Porchon-Lynch first encountered the ancient practice at age 7 on a beach in India. (April 15)

By Associated Press April 16, 2019
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An Indiana man is suing his parents for getting rid of his vast pornography collection, which he estimates is worth $29,000.

By Associated Press April 16, 2019
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ATLANTA — Max Fried turned in another strong start for the Braves. Then he turned it over to the bullpen — and it all fell apart for Atlanta.

By Associated Press April 16, 2019
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Yuma Mayor Douglas Nicholls has declared a state of emergency to deal with the number of families being released from Border Patrol custody into the city.

By Associated Press April 16, 2019
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A New Mexico man is facing charges after police say he tried to hide nearly four dozen stolen diamonds in his anus.

By Associated Press April 15, 2019
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Police on Long Island, New York said a small plane carrying three people went down in a residential neighborhood of Valley Stream Sunday night. The plane was left dangling from power lines.

By Associated Press April 15, 2019
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It's an example of eagle co-parenting on a nest in Illinois. Two males and one female bald eagle are caring for three eaglets born this month in a nest along the Upper Mississippi River near Fulton, Illinois.

By Associated Press April 15, 2019
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PHOENIX — John MacLeod, the longtime NBA coach who led the Phoenix Suns to the 1976 NBA Finals, has died. He was 81.

By Associated Press April 15, 2019
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Phoenix fire officials say firefighters at a station on the city's west side were working out Monday morning when a woman holding a baby rang the doorbell.

By Associated Press April 15, 2019
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The world reacted with shock, horror and prayers to the massive fire Monday at the Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, united in grief and in solidarity with the people of France.

By Associated Press April 15, 2019
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PORTLAND, Ore. — Damian Lillard scored 30 points and third-seeded Portland opened its playoff series against No. 6 Oklahoma City with a victory.

By Associated Press April 14, 2019
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SAN FRANCISCO — German Marquez pitched a one-hitter, nicked only by Evan Longoria’s single with one out in the eighth inning, and the Colorado Rockies ended an eight-game losing streak by beating the San Francisco Giants 4-0 Sunday.

By Associated Press April 14, 2019
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Authorities say three women who were applying suntan lotion publicly in the nude at a Florida rest stop led police on a 21-mile chase, drove a car at a deputy and threatened another deputy with a bat.

By Associated Press April 14, 2019
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A 20-month-old boy survived a six-story fall from a suburban Seattle apartment window after the toddler landed on the roof of a parked car.

By Associated Press April 14, 2019
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Northern California authorities say that part of a giant hammer stolen last year has been returned.

By Associated Press April 14, 2019
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PHOENIX — The Phoenix Department on Monday will begin its rollout of a dramatic increase in its use of body cameras worn by officers while on duty.

By Associated Press April 14, 2019
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Powerful storms swept across the South on Sunday after unleashing suspected tornadoes and flooding that killed at least eight people, injured dozens and flattened much of a Texas town. Three children were among the dead.

By Associated Press April 14, 2019
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GLENDALE — Authorities say a man is dead and another injured after a road rage incident in Glendale.

By Associated Press April 14, 2019
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RICHMOND, Va. — In a race to see who could preserve their car best, Martin Truex Jr. outlasted Clint Bowyer and then held off a four-lap charge by Joey Logano to win the NASCAR Cup Series race at Richmond Raceway on Saturday night.

By Associated Press April 13, 2019
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PHILADELPHIA — D’Angelo Russell flashed some postseason magic, playing like the All-Star leader Brooklyn needed with 26 points, and Caris LeVert scored 23 to lead the Nets to an impressive 111-102 win Saturday over the Philadelphia 76ers in Game 1 of their Eastern Conference first-round playoff series.

By Associated Press April 13, 2019
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AUGUSTA, Ga. — Phil Mickelson brought his best stuff to the Masters, at least the drive down Magnolia Lane.

By Associated Press April 13, 2019
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WASHINGTON — Brooks Orpik scored less than two minutes into overtime, Alex Ovechkin had two assists and the Washington Capitals beat the Carolina Hurricanes 4-3 on Saturday to give the defending Stanley Cup champions a 2-0 lead in the first-round series.

By Associated Press April 13, 2019
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Police: Pair made laxative cookies for striking workers
Couple allegedly annoyed with noisy protesters

Police say a couple made laxative-laced cookies for striking school employees because they were tired of the noise from the picket line near their home.

By Associated Press April 13, 2019
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A wanted Pennsylvania woman who taunted a sheriff’s department online by asking if they “do pick up or delivery” has gotten a response: They do both, and she’s in custody.

By Associated Press April 13, 2019
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Authorities in Northern California say a man has been arrested after he left his ID at a home he allegedly burglarized.

By Associated Press April 13, 2019
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Spoiler alert: Computer science students at the Technical University of Munich have developed an application that scours the internet for data on the popular Game of Thrones series, and uses an algorithm to predict which characters are most likely to survive to the end of its final season.

By Associated Press April 13, 2019

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