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Metallica’s James Hetfield voicing wildlife series

Metallica’s James Hetfield voicing wildlife series

BROWN BEAR:James Hetfield is lending his vocals to something other than rock and roll. Photo: Associated Press

Metallica frontman James Hetfield is set to narrate a new documentary series about the hunting of brown bears.

The heavy metal rocker lends his voice to new show “The Hunt,” which charts the history of brown bears on the Alaskan island of Kodiak and examines the changing relationship between the animals and humans in the area.

The program, which will run for eight episodes, will premiere on June 8.

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Virginia Defeats Cleveland State 70-54 To Remain Unbeaten

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Virginia continues their undefeated season with a 70-54 win.

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Jobless claims signal firmer labor market

Job seekers adjust their paperwork as they wait in line to attend a job fair in New York February 28, 2013.

The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, suggesting the labor market continued to strengthen.

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Accused Boston bomber appears in court

In this courtroom sketch, Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is depicted sitting in federal court in Boston Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014, for a final hearing before his trial begins in January. Tsarnaev is charged with the April 2013 attack that killed three people and injured more than 260. He could face the death penalty if convicted.

The Boston Marathon bombing suspect told a judge that he was satisfied with his lawyers' preparations for the January start of his trial over the deadly 2013 attack.