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Seattle Mariners' Nelson Cruz gets ready to bat during the third inning of a spring training baseball game against the San Diego Padres Thursday, March 5, 2015, in Peoria, Ariz.

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Royals shut down Mariners

Kansas City's Ventura holds Seattle to one-hit game in 5-1 victory

Louisville head coach Rick Pitino gestrues to his team during the second half of an NCAA tournament college basketball game against UC Irvine in the Round of 64 in Seattle, Friday, March 20, 2015. Louisville beat UC Irvine 57-55.

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Louisville and Michigan State on to Elite 8

Montrezl Harrell scored 24 points/Denzel Valentine scored 13 of his 18 points in the second half

Gonzaga head coach Mark Few watches during a practice session for a college basketball regional semifinal game in the NCAA Tournament Thursday, March 26, 2015, in Houston. Gonzaga plays UCLA on Friday, March 27, 2015.

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Gonzaga and Duke headed to Elite Eight

Przemek Karnowski had 18 points and nine rebounds/Justise Winslow 21 points and 10 rebound

FILE - In this Jan. 31, 2014, file photo, Amanda Knox prepares to leave the set following a television interview in New York. Knox is engaged to Colin Sutherland, a musician who recently moved to Seattle from New York, a person close to the Knox family confirmed for The Associated Press. Knox’s murder conviction in the 2007 stabbing of her roommate has been reinstated by an Italian court, but the former college exchange student maintains her innocence and vows she won’t willingly go back to Italy. Both Knox and Sutherland are 27. No wedding date had been set.

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Amanda Knox murder conviction overturned

Italy's highest court has overturned the murder conviction against Amanda Knox, bringing to a definitive end the high-profile case.

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WWU’s Paul and Orem named GNAC co-Golfers of the Week

Viking teammates tie for 21st at Cal State Monterey Bay Invitational

NFL logo on the field before an NFL football game between the Detroit Lions and the New England Patriots in Detroit, Thursday, Aug. 22, 2013.

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Vikings, Titans and Panthers sign players

The Minnesota Vikings and veteran cornerback Terence Newman, free agent wide receiver Jarrett Boykin has signed with Carolina, and the Titans have signed cornerback Brandon Harris.

In this March 26, 2015, photo, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, center, leaves a meeting with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and other U.S. officials at a hotel in Lausanne, Switzerland. U.S. and Iranian diplomats gather at a Baroque palace in Europe, a historic nuclear agreement within reach. Over Iraq’s deserts, their militaries fight a common foe. Leaders in Washington and Tehran, capitals once a million miles from each other in ideological terms, wrestle for the first time in decades with the notion of a rapprochement.

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Time for Iran to make tough decisions in nuclear talks

Six world powers and Iran move closer to a deal, but there are still major disagreements.

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This week’s top sports shots

A look at some of the biggest plays and best photos in sports this week.

Shayanna Jenkins, fiancee of former New England Patriots football player Aaron Hernandez, watches during the Hernandez's murder trial, Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015, in Fall River, Mass. Hernandez is charged with killing semiprofessional football player Odin Lloyd, 27, in June 2013.

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Aaron Hernandez fiancee discusses money, gun at murder trial

Former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez and his fiancee traded expressionless glances Friday as she took the witness stand to testify in his murder trial.

Tennessee head coach Donnie Tyndall responds to a officials call in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Vanderbilt on Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015, in Nashville, Tenn. Tennessee won in overtime 76-73.

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Coaching openings at Tennessee and St. John’s

Donnie Tyndall is out after just one season at Tennessee and Steve Lavin is no longer the coach at St. John's.

Kenny Chesney performs on ABC's "Good Morning America" on Friday, Aug. 9, 2013 in New York.

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Taylor Swift, Joe Walsh surprise fans at Kenny Chesney concert

Taylor Swift and Joe Walsh surprised the crowd at a Kenny Chesney concert by appearing onstage for impromptu duets.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

A look at some of this weekend's biggest sporting events.

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Making headlines this week

A look at some of the week's biggest headlines and the stories you may have missed.

Kanye West poses as he arrives to attend Dries van Noten's Fall Winter 2015 /2016 Ready to wear fashion collection as part of Paris Fashion Week in Paris, France, Wednesday, March 4, 2015.

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Kanye West buys a fashion label

Kanye West has teamed up with Damon Dash to by Karmaloop.com.

British musicians Ozzy Osbourne of Black Sabbath, arrives at the Classic Rock Roll of Honour awards 2013 at the Camden Roundhouse in north London, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013.

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Ozzy Osbourne to undergo surgery

Ozzy Osbourne has cancelled his upcoming Ozzfiesta event in Mexico to undergo surgery.

Angelina Jolie arrives at the 20th annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards at the Hollywood Palladium on Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015, in Los Angeles.

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Angelina Jolie crowned world’s top feminist icon

Angelina Jolie and Emma Watson top the list of the world's foremost feminist icons.

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Mariners reliever David Rollins suspended 80 games

Seattle Mariners reliever David Rollins has been suspended 80 games for the use of performance-enhancing drugs.

George Takei poses for a portrait at Quaker Good Energy Lodge with GenArt and the Collective , during the Sundance Film Festival, on Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014 in Park City, Utah.

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Celebrities protest new Indiana law

Celebrities call for an Indiana boycott after the passing of a controversial law that could lead to discrimination against gay couples.

Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant answers questions at a news conference in Oklahoma City, Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014. Durant said he’s been antsy since finding out he will miss the early part of the season with a Jones fracture in his right foot. The reigning NBA MVP spoke to the media Tuesday morning for the first time since the injury.

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Durant to have another surgery, will miss rest of season

The team expects Durant to return to basketball activities within the next four to six months

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Gonzaga falls to Duke in Elite 8

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Duke cheerleaders perform during the second half of an NCAA tournament college basketball game against San Diego State in the Round of 32 in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, March 22, 2015.

Duke (33-4), the region's No. 1 seed, is going to Indianapolis to play Michigan State in the Final Four.

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Hamlin wins for 25th time, and fifth time at Martinsville

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Denny Hamlin passed teammate Matt Kenseth for the lead with 28 laps to go Sunday and went on to end Toyota's 32-race winless streak in the NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Martinsville Speedway.

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Klingberg scores in overtime as Stars topple Canucks

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FILE - In this file photo taken Sept. 17, 2012, the NHL logo is seen on a goal at a Nashville Predators practice rink in Nashville, Tenn. The NHL eliminated 16 more days from the regular-season schedule Monday, Dec. 10, 2012, and if a deal with the players' association isn't reached soon the whole season could be lost. The league wiped out all games through Dec. 30 in its latest round of cancellations. Negotiations between the league and the players' association broke off last week, but NHL deputy commissioner Bill Daly said Sunday the sides are trying to restart talks this week.

John Klingberg scored 4:13 into overtime as the Dallas Stars edged the Vancouver Canucks 4-3 on Saturday night.

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Trail Blazers beat Nuggets, move closer to division title

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LaMarcus Aldridge had 32 points and 11 rebounds, and the Portland Trail Blazers beat the Denver Nuggets 120-114 on Saturday night for their third consecutive victory.

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Spartans Final Four-bound after OT. win over Louisville

Michigan State head coach Tom Izzo watches his team against Georgia during the first half of an NCAA tournament college basketball game in the Round of 64 in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, March 20, 2015.

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Coach Tom Izzo and the Michigan State Spartans capped an improbable run to the Final Four…