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Sparks Police: One Dead After Motorcycle Crash Saturday

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Officers say they responded to the crash on Greg Street at Marietta Way just before 9 p.m. Saturday.

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Suspect In Deadly Shooting in Nashville, Arrested Last Year Near White House

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Authorities say the suspect in a deadly shooting at a restaurant in Nashville was arrested last year by the U.S. Secret Service for being in a restricted area near the White House.     

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How a Rock Star Became a Proud Father and Autism Awareness Activist Video included

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Matt Snell was the original bassist in the band Five Finger Death Punch. Saturday at his Tattoo shop in Reno, he hosted Ink for Autism, a fundraiser donating all proceeds from tattoos to the Autism Coalition on Nevada. Snell became an advocate shortly after he met his wife Shannon and her daughter Joy, who is autistic.

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Reno 1868 FC Grabs First Win of the Season

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Two of the most prominent talents to come out of the Silver State helped propel Reno 1868 FC to its first win of 2018 Saturday night in Portland. A Danny Musovski brace helped carry Reno past Portland Timbers 2, 2-1  in the waning minutes of Saturday’s Western Conference showdown. 

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Pack Softball Falls to BSU in Extra Innings

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After putting up a valiant comeback effort, the Nevada softball team fell to Boise State on Saturday by a score of 10-6 in extra innings. Heading into the Sunday’s final game of the three-game series, the Wolf Pack sits at 19-20 on the year and 8-8 in Mountain West play. 

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Aces Tie Franchise Record with 9th Straight Loss

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The Reno Aces (4-13) welcomed the Fresno Grizzlies (13-4) to town Saturday afternoon in front of a crowd of 6,038. Taylor Clarke got the start for Reno, tossing five innings and allowing three runs. Unfortunately for Clarke and the Aces, Fresno finished with seven runs on eleven hits and gave Reno their 13th loss of the season 7-2. 

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Woman Charged with Attempted Murder, Child Endangerment After Downtown Reno Standoff Video included

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Reno Police say 34-year-old Bryana Rodriguez is charged with attempted murder with a deadly weapon and child endangerment after she alleged shot at a man and then hit him in the head with a golf club during a domestic disturbance.

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Injured Hiker Rescued by Airlift from Hunter Creek Trail Video included

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Authorities rescued a woman who injured herself on the Hunter Creek Trail Saturday afternoon.

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Earth Day Festivities

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There are many activities to attend if you'd like to celebrate Earth Day this weekend in the Reno-Tahoe area.

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Placer Sheriff Needs Public's Help with Vehicle Pursuit

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On Friday, California Highway Patrol and Placer County Sheriff’s Office were involved in a vehicle pursuit that began in Nevada County. 

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Train at Idlewild Park Back Open

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They say due to weather and poor track conditions because of overly wet soils, the train opening was delayed this year. 

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Aces Drop and Eighth-Straight 11-3 to El Paso

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The Reno Aces dropped their eighth consecutive contest Friday night, bringing Reno to a record of 4-12.

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Vzrich and Booth Lead Pack in M.W.C. Golf Championship Opener

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Following 18 holes of action at the 2018 Mountain West Men’s Golf Championship, Nevada finds itself in seventh place in the 11-team field.

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Nevada Softball Loses to Boise State 6-5 in Extra Innings

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The Nevada softball opened up its weekend series at Hixson Park on Friday with a 6-5 loss to Boise State in nine innings.

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Wildfire in Inyo County, California 35% Contained Video included

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CALFIRE says a 1,050-acre wildfire burning south of Reno in Inyo County is now 35% contained. 

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Thieves Steal 5 Bikes from Turning Point Video included

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Five bikes were stolen from Turning Point School in Reno. The Reno Bike Project originally loaned 13 bikes to the school last year for their biking class partnership.  

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Caltrans Releases Roadwork Schedule For Lake Tahoe and El Dorado County

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The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) released a report on Friday with a schedule for roadwork happening in the Lake Tahoe Basin and El Dorado County areas. The full report can be viewed here.

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Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District Closes Pile Burning

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The Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District announced Friday that permitted burn season is over. Permitted burning will close on Sunday, April 23.

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Multiple People Hospitalized After Three-Vehicle Crash Video included

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UPDATE: The Reno Police Department has confirmed that alcohol was involved in a three-vehicle crash that happened on Wednesday, April 4 2018.

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North Korea Suspends Nuclear Long-Range Missile Tests Video included

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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - North Korea says it has suspended nuclear and long-range missile tests and plans to close its nuclear test site.

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Multistate Outbreak of E. coli in Romaine Lettuce Video included

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A warning from the CDC is urging people to be cautious of eating romaine lettuce after around 50 people were infected by E. coli bacteria.

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Washoe County School District Students Walk Out of Class Friday Video included

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This walkout is meant to mark the shooting at Columbine High School, which happened 19 years ago Friday. Reno High School students are also planning to hold a donation drive during the walkout. But students who participate will face consequences, since this is not a district-sanctioned event.

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Students Nationwide Hold School Walkouts on Columbine Anniversary Video included

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Students from Florida to Chicago started streaming out of their schools Friday in the latest round of gun-control activism following the February shooting at a high school in Parkland, Florida.  

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Things 2 Do This Weekend Video included

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Whether you have a hunger for some crab, a love for Mother Earth or just want enjoy a colorful run for a good cause... This week's Things 2 Do will offer something that hits the spot. 

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Mountain Housing Council of Tahoe Truckee to Update Community on Housing Video included

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The Mountain Housing Council of Tahoe Truckee is scheduled to hold its annual housing meeting in Kings Beach on April 28th. Topics will include impact fees and new housing options.

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Swedish DJ, Producer Avicii Dies at 28 Video included

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The Swedish-born producer and DJ known as Avicii has been found dead in Oman. Publicist Diana Baron said in a statement that the 28-year-old DJ, born Tim Bergling, was in Muscat, Oman.

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DNC Sues Russia, WikiLeaks, Trump Campaign Associates, Alleging Conspiracy Video included

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The Democratic National Committee has sued President Donald Trump's campaign, his son, his son-in-law, the Russian Federation and WikiLeaks, saying they conspired to help Trump win the 2016 presidential election. 

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One Injured, Suspect in Custody in Florida High School Shooting Video included

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The shooting happened as students around the country prepared to walk out to protest gun violence on the anniversary of the massacre at Colorado's Columbine High School.

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Commonwealth Chooses Prince Charles as Next Leader

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The Commonwealth has confirmed that Prince Charles will be the next leader of the organization of Britain and its former colonies once he succeeds his mother Queen Elizabeth II on the throne. 

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Barbara Bush's Public Viewing Underway; Funeral Saturday Video included

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A hearse containing the former first lady's casket arrived at the nation's largest Episcopal church before daybreak. Her body will lie in repose from noon to midnight.

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2018 Fire Season Outlook Video included

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The 2018 fire season outlook is here, and the threat level is high. 

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Median Home Price in Reno Hits All-Time High Video included

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Median home prices have hit the $400,000 mark in Reno for the first time ever. 

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President Trump Defends Flynn After Release of Comey Memos Video included

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President Donald Trump is defending his former national security adviser after the release of memos written by fired FBI Director James Comey.

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Wells Fargo to Pay $1 Billion for Mortgage, Auto Lending Abuses

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Wells Fargo is being fined a combined $1 billion by two federal regulators for abuses tied to its mortgage and auto lending businesses.  

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Firefighters Responding To Fire At Chicory Way Video included

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UPDATE: The Reno Fire Department is reporting no injuries and are still investigating the cause of a fire that started at a single bedroom condo at Chicory Way near Lakeside Drive.

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$2M Granted to UNR School of Medicine Researchers for Diabetes Breakthrough Discovery Video included

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$2 million in funding has been granted to University of Nevada's School of Medicine after a promising discovery. This could possibly pave the way for a Type 2 diabetes cure, along with hope for the approximately 400 million diabetics, worldwide.  

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Repair Work To Resume On State Highway 89 Near Emerald Bay

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Caltrans reports that repair work for the new retaining wall along the State Highway 89 in Emerald Bay is set to resume next week.

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Authorities Say Two Deputies Killed in Trenton, Florida Video included

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Authorities say two Florida deputies have been killed. Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi released a statement Thursday evening confirming the deaths of two Gilchrist County deputies.  

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FAA Orders Fan Blade Inspections After Jet Engine Explosion Video included

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U.S. airline regulators have ordered inspections on engine fan blades like the one that snapped off a Southwest Airlines plane, leading to the death of a woman who was partially blown out a window.  

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Battle Over Noise, Parking Fines for South Lake Tahoe Rentals Video included

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A popular tourist destination in Lake Tahoe is in the middle of a growing battle over vacation rental homes. The city of South Lake Tahoe recently increased fines for noise and parking violations to $1,000.  

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Rudy Giuliani to Join President Trump's Legal Team in Russia Probe

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Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani is joining the legal team defending President Donald Trump in the special counsel's Russia investigation. 

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Police Identify Person of Interest in Sparks Black Rifle Robbery Video included

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Sparks Police say they identified a person of interest in connection with last Friday's robbery at Sparks Black Rifle.

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Reno Rodeo Unveils 2018 Official Poster Video included

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The Reno Rodeo Association unveiled its 2018 limited edition poster in Sparks on Thursday.  

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Second Judicial Court Warns Public About Ongoing Phone Scam Video included

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The Second Judicial District Court is warning residents of an ongoing jury duty scam where the scammer poses as someone from the Washoe County Sheriff’s Office. 

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TMCC Announces New Hospitality and Tourism Degree Video included

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Truckee Meadows Community College students can apply for a new degree starting this fall. 

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DOJ Watchdog Makes Criminal Referral Regarding Andrew McCabe Video included

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The Department of Justice's watchdog has made a criminal referral regarding fired FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe.

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Minnesota Prosecutor Closes Prince Death Case; No Criminal Charges Video included

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The prosecutor in the Minnesota county where Prince died says he's filing no criminal charges in the musician's death.  

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Reno Police Investigate Attempted Kidnapping at Soccer Game Video included

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The Reno Police Department is releasing more details about one of two incidents to happen at the Moana Park over the weekend. Officers responded to the field around noon on Saturday, April 14th.

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Philadelphia Police Chief Apologizes to Men From Starbucks Video included

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Philadelphia's police commissioner is apologizing to two men who were arrested at a Starbucks in the city.  

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Reno Man Sentenced as Habitual Criminal, Gets 25 Years in Prison Video included

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The Washoe County District Attorney's Office says a Reno man was sentenced as a habitual criminal on Wednesday. Authorities say Lucas Brady must serve 10 years in prison before he's eligible for parole.  

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Raul Castro Leaves Cuba's Presidency Video included

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Miguel Diaz-Canel is the first Cuban president in six decades who is not a Castro. Raul Castro will still run the Communist Party.

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Someone 2 Know: Jason Shipp Video included

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The software company Intuit is well known for its popular products - Turbo Tax and Quick Books. But, the business gives credit to its employees for being the real stars. 

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Reno Police Investigate Drive-By Shooting at Brinkby Avenue Video included

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Reno Police are investigating a drive-by shooting on Brinkby Avenue.

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Whole Foods Holds 'Community Giving Day' Thursday Video included

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Donations and membership funds keep The Tahoe Rim Trail Association going, but with 'Community Giving Day' they are able to receive more funds to help keep our trails clean.

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Sections of Prater Way to Close in Sparks

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Starting next Monday, sections of Prater Way in Sparks will be closed.

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California Governor Says Deal Reached on National Guard Mission Video included

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California reached an agreement with the federal government that the state's National Guard troops will deploy to the border to focus on fighting transnational gangs as well as drug and gun smugglers, Gov. Jerry Brown said.  

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Reno PD Increases Police Presence for Pedestrian Safety Video included

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The Reno Police Department conducts two larger operations focused on pedestrian safety in high-traffic areas, and Thursday they conducted one of those operations on streets in downtown Reno, Midtown, and near the University of Nevada, Reno.

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NDOT Installing Roundabout At State Route 88 Video included

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NDOT will be closing part of the intersection on State Route 88 and Centerville Lane in Douglas County for 10 days, starting April 23. Daytime single lane closures will start on April 23 from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. with a pilot car alternating directions of traffic through the intersection.

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Prescription Drug Take Back Day April 28th Video included

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Thousands of communities across the country will be participating in National Drug Take Back Day at the end of the month.  

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Carson City Sheriff's Office Seeks Runaway Teen Boy Video included

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The Carson City Sheriff's Office needs your help finding a 17-year-old runaway. 

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  • Statue unveiled honoring firefighters killed in Arizona fire

    Statue unveiled honoring firefighters killed in Arizona fire

    Sunday, April 22 2018 7:49 PM EDT2018-04-22 23:49:48 GMT
    A statue has been unveiled honoring 19 members of a firefighting team known as the Granite Mountain Hotshots who died in a 2013 Arizona wildfire.More >>
    A statue has been unveiled honoring 19 members of a firefighting team known as the Granite Mountain Hotshots who died in a 2013 Arizona wildfire.More >>
  • Former students recall 1968 protests that shut down Columbia

    Former students recall 1968 protests that shut down Columbia

    Sunday, April 22 2018 7:49 PM EDT2018-04-22 23:49:44 GMT
    Fifty years ago this week, students occupied five buildings at New York's Columbia University and shut down the Ivy League campus in a protest over racism and the Vietnam war.More >>
    Fifty years ago this week, students occupied five buildings at New York's Columbia University and shut down the Ivy League campus in a protest over racism and the Vietnam war.More >>
  • Cosby defense team lobs attacks in court of public opinion

    Cosby defense team lobs attacks in court of public opinion

    Sunday, April 22 2018 7:49 PM EDT2018-04-22 23:49:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Slocum). Bill Cosby departs after his sexual assault trial, Friday, April 20, 2018, at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown.(AP Photo/Matt Slocum). Bill Cosby departs after his sexual assault trial, Friday, April 20, 2018, at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown.
    Bill Cosby's lawyers and publicists are increasingly playing to the court of public opinion as his sexual assault retrial heads toward deliberations.More >>
    Bill Cosby's lawyers and publicists are increasingly playing to the court of public opinion as his sexual assault retrial heads toward deliberations.More >>
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  • Keys sends US into second straight Fed Cup final

    Keys sends US into second straight Fed Cup final

    Sunday, April 22 2018 7:48 PM EDT2018-04-22 23:48:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Claude Paris). United States' Sloane Stephens celebrates after winning the Fed Cup semifinal singles tennis match against France's Kristina Mladenovic, in Aix-en-Provence, southern France, Sunday, April 22, 2018.(AP Photo/Claude Paris). United States' Sloane Stephens celebrates after winning the Fed Cup semifinal singles tennis match against France's Kristina Mladenovic, in Aix-en-Provence, southern France, Sunday, April 22, 2018.
    Sloane Stephens gave a 2-1 lead to defending champion United States over France in their Fed Cup semifinal on Sunday.More >>
    Sloane Stephens gave a 2-1 lead to defending champion United States over France in their Fed Cup semifinal on Sunday.More >>
  • Wenger quit Arsenal after 'hurtful' fan protests

    Wenger quit Arsenal after 'hurtful' fan protests

    Sunday, April 22 2018 7:48 PM EDT2018-04-22 23:48:21 GMT
    (Mark Kerton/PA via AP). Arsenal's Arsene Wenger watches the English Premier League soccer match against West Ham United at the Emirates Stadium, London, Sunday April 22, 2018.(Mark Kerton/PA via AP). Arsenal's Arsene Wenger watches the English Premier League soccer match against West Ham United at the Emirates Stadium, London, Sunday April 22, 2018.
    Outgoing Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says he doesn't resent fan protests but says they didn't reflect how the club is perceived throughout the world.More >>
    Outgoing Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says he doesn't resent fan protests but says they didn't reflect how the club is perceived throughout the world.More >>
  • Guentzel scores 4 goals to lead Penguins to Game 6 clinch

    Guentzel scores 4 goals to lead Penguins to Game 6 clinch

    Sunday, April 22 2018 7:48 PM EDT2018-04-22 23:48:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tom Mihalek). Pittsburgh Penguins' Sidney Crosby, left, scores past Philadelphia Flyers' Michal Neuvirth during the first period in Game 6 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Sunday, April 22, 2018, in Philadelphia.(AP Photo/Tom Mihalek). Pittsburgh Penguins' Sidney Crosby, left, scores past Philadelphia Flyers' Michal Neuvirth during the first period in Game 6 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Sunday, April 22, 2018, in Philadelphia.
    Jake Guentzel scored four straight goals for a postseason hat trick to send the two-time defending Stanley Cup champion Pittsburgh Penguins into the next round with an 8-5 win over the Philadelphia Flyers in Game 6.More >>
    Jake Guentzel scored four straight goals for a postseason hat trick to send the two-time defending Stanley Cup champion Pittsburgh Penguins into the next round with an 8-5 win over the Philadelphia Flyers in Game 6.More >>
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