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Hopkins wins split decision over Shumenov

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Bernard Hopkins made some more boxing history, and did it in rather easy fashion....

Raptors GM Ujiri uses profanity about Nets

TORONTO (AP) -- Raptors general manager Masai Ujiri let loose a profanity about the Brooklyn Nets during a pregame address meant to pump up a group of fans outside Air Canada Centre before Saturday's opening game of the NBA playoffs....

Williams scores 24 as Nets beat Raptors 94-87

TORONTO (AP) -- The Brooklyn Nets made a case for the important of playoff experience in their opening victory over the Toronto Raptors....

Williams scores 24 as Nets beat Raptors 94-87

TORONTO (AP) -- Deron Williams and Joe Johnson each scored 24 points, Paul Pierce scored nine of his 15 points in the final quarter and the Brooklyn Nets beat the Toronto Raptors 94-87 Saturday in Game 1 of their first round playoff series....

Raptors GM Ujiri uses profanity about Brooklyn

TORONTO (AP) -- Raptors general manager Masai Ujiri let loose a profanity during a pregame address meant to pump up a group of Raptors fans outside Air Canada Centre before Saturday's opening game of the NBA playoffs....

Raptors GM Ujiri uses profanity about Brooklyn

TORONTO (AP) -- Raptors general manager Masai Ujiri let loose a profanity during a pregame address meant to pump up a group of Raptors fans outside Air Canada Centre before Saturday's opening game of the NBA playoffs....

Lillard looks to first postseason with Portland

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- Trail Blazers coach Terry Stotts expects guard Damian Lillard to make a quick adjustment to playoff basketball....

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Mrs. Obama to appear on May episode of 'Nashville'

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Michelle Obama is going a little bit country....

Fox executive fired over Flight 370 charity email

NEW YORK (AP) -- A veteran Fox executive who used her company email account to plan aid for loved ones of the missing Malaysian airplane's passengers has been fired....

Sen. Warren's book focuses on working family woes

BOSTON (AP) -- At the beginning of her new book, "A Fighting Chance," U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren describes the moment she grew up....

'Touched by an Angel' producer back in series TV

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- In the decade that "Touched by an Angel" executive producer Martha Williamson has been away from series TV, much has changed. A new golden age has brought more daring shows, from "Mad Men" to "House of Cards" to "Breaking Bad," and more ways to see them....

Carriage horse foes picket Liam Neeson's NYC home

NEW YORK (AP) -- Animal welfare activists picketing Liam Neeson's home on Saturday said they don't agree with him that the city's carriage horses should keep working....

Exhibit recreates Warhol's 1964 World's Fair mural

NEW YORK (AP) -- Even for a 1964 New York World's Fair that celebrated "The World of Tomorrow," Andy Warhol may have been ahead of his time....

Coachella's young audience a marketers paradise

INDIO, Calif. (AP) -- When it first started in 1999, Coachella was a couple of stages and a dance tent. Tickets were $65. A few dusty stands sold hot dogs and Cokes. It was the end of grunge and the start of a new millennium, and it was all about the music. All for one weekend....

After his death, Garcia Marquez book sales soar

NEW YORK (AP) -- The death of Gabriel Garcia Marquez has brought his classic "One Hundred Years of Solitude" to the top of best seller lists....

Mixed feelings for Garcia Marquez in hometown

ARACATACA, Colombia (AP) -- Gabriel Garcia Marquez and his homeland had a relationship as conflicted as any in the Nobel laureate's twisting and impassioned novels....

Garcia Marquez: More than just a magic realist

NEW YORK (AP) -- Magic realism was only one of his gifts. From crime stories and village folklore to romance and satire, Gabriel Garcia Marquez brought poetry to virtually every popular genre....

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