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today in Sports

Thursday’s Sports Minute

The Thunder secure No. 2 seed, the Cubs' visit to Yankee Stadium doesn't go well, and more.

jobs

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Jobless rates hover at near pre-recession levels

New applications for unemployment benefits held near their pre-recession levels last week.

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Wall Street fund managers buy Milwaukee Bucks

Hedge fund managers are buying the Milwaukee Bucks for $550 million, becoming the latest Wall Street financiers to own a sports club.

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Atlanta awarded MLS expansion team

Atlanta has landed a Major League Soccer expansion team that will play beginning in 2017 in the city's new open-air stadium.

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‘Hobbit’ star found guilty in drug case

Actor Mikael Persbrandt has been sentenced to five months in jail for buying cocaine.

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today in National, Weird

Missing toddler found safe, playing in ‘claw crane’ machine

A 3-year-old boy has been reunited with his mother after being found playing inside a coin-operated arcade game.

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today in Music, Viral Videos

Watch Taylor Swift’s video blog of bridal shower surprise

The superstar documented her surprise appearance at an Ohio bride's celebration.

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No cooling down for the hot ‘Frozen’ soundtrack

The soundtrack for Disney's animated film continues to dominate the Billboard music charts.

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‘X-Men’ director accused of drugging, raping teen

The lawsuit - filed weeks before the release of "X-Men: Days of Future Past" - alleges the director sexually assaulted a teen boy.

immigration

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Obama, Republicans feud over immigration

Partisan bickering over immigration reform intensified as each side accused the other of standing in the way of progress.

gun

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Ex-NYC Mayor Bloomberg to spend $50M on gun control

Michael Bloomberg ramped up efforts to fight gun violence with a $50 million grassroots campaign to organize voters on gun control.

utahmom

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Police say Utah mom gave birth at home

Police say a mother accused of slaying six of her infant children secretly gave birth at home and then immediately killed them.

Kicked By Train

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Kicked in the head by a train

This man tried to take a selfie while a train passed but was a little too close.

Realistic Mario

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Realistic Mario

How would Mario REALLY fare in the Mushroom Kingdom?

nirvana

yesterday in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: April 17

A look back at Hollywood's biggest headlines.

WP-Baseball

yesterday in Local Sports, Sports, UVA Sports

No. 1 Virginia Cruises Past William & Mary, 11-2

UVA Baseball wins a mid week tune up as they prepare for North Carolina.

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yesterday in Charlottesville City, Local

Two Utility Workers Hit By Car On Emmet Street

Two utility workers were hit by a car that crossed into a work zone Wednesday afternoon on southbound Emmet Street in front of Barracks Road Shopping Center.

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yesterday in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties

Proposal: Bypass Money Not Being Taken Away From Culpeper District

The Commonwealth Transportation Board is proposing that $245 million remain in the Culpeper District to find a solution to Route 29 traffic problems.

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yesterday in Charlottesville City, Local, UVA

State Responds To Daly Lawsuit Against ABC

The state has filed its response to Elizabeth Daly's lawsuit against ABC agents over the sparkling water incident.

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yesterday in Local

Victims Of VT Massacre Remembered On 7th Anniversary

The shootings at Virginia Tech happened seven years ago Wednesday.

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Virginia Baseball Wins Over North Carolina, 3-2

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The Virginia baseball team won 3-2 over North Carolina on Friday night. The Cavaliers were led by Brandon Downes with 3 RBI and Nathan Kirby with 12 strikeouts. Virginia and North Carolina will continue their series Saturday at 1:00 pm.

yesterday in Sports

Sportscaster Craig Sager battling leukaemia

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The longtime sideline reporter is in the fight of his life.

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Making headlines this week

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A look at the week's top newsmakers and the stories you may have missed.