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Clippers-Warriors series billed as must-see TV

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Forget the Showtime Lakers or the Sacramento Kings of past decades....

Blues beat Blackhawks 4-3 in 3 OTs

ST. LOUIS (AP) -- In the first period, Ryan Miller looked like the goalie who limped home 0-5. For the final 80 minutes, 26 seconds, the St. Louis Blues saw the cool, confident backstop they acquired to make the deep playoff run they've long sought....

Stastny leads Avs to 5-4 OT win over Wild

DENVER (AP) -- Paul Stastny sweated out the trade deadline, wondering if his big, expiring contract and Colorado's desire to beef up its blue line might lead to his departure from Denver....

Stastny leads Avs to 5-4 OT win over Wild

DENVER (AP) -- Paul Stastny scored 7:27 into overtime after tying the game with 13.4 seconds remaining in regulation, lifting the Colorado Avalanche to a 5-4 win over the Minnesota Wild in the opener of the Western Conference quarterfinals on Thursday night....

Boston Marathon makes room for more runners

BOSTON (AP) -- More than 5,000 runners were still on the Boston Marathon course when the bombs went off on Boylston Street....

Ex-quarterback McNabb spends day in Arizona jail

MESA, Ariz. (AP) -- Former NFL quarterback Donovan McNabb has been released from an Arizona jail after serving a one-day sentence for a DUI arrest late last year....

Shumenov gets big chance against ageless Hopkins

LAS VEGAS (AP) -- The garage of Beibut Shumenov's waterfront mansion is filled with brand-new boxing gloves he likes to collect. There's a hyperbaric chamber in the master closet, and weights and machines are jammed into a large room....

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Works by Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez

Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez was among Latin America's most popular writers and widely considered the father of a literary style known as magic realism....

Bill Clinton jokes with Spacey at benefit concert

NEW YORK (AP) -- Near the end of the first half of Thursday's 25th Anniversary Rain Forest benefit concert at Carnegie Hall, chairwoman Trudie Styler introduced a man that recently found out he was going to be a grandfather, and out came former President Bill Clinton....

Days after shooting, 'Virunga' debuts at Tribeca

NEW YORK (AP) -- Days after the director of Africa's oldest national park was shot by gunmen, a documentary about those who protect Virunga National Park from armed poachers and encroaching oil interests premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival....

Excerpts from the works of Gabriel Garcia Marquez

MEXICO CITY (AP) -- Here are some excerpts from the works of Gabriel Garcia Marquez....

Wallenda scouts Chicago sites for tightrope walk

CHICAGO (AP) -- Daredevil Nik Wallenda is in Chicago scouting possible locations for a tightrope walk between two Windy City skyscrapers in the fall....

Review: 'Act One' is a sweet ode to the theater

NEW YORK (AP) -- What's happening now at the Vivian Beaumont Theater was inevitable, really....

Whoopi Goldberg writes Denver Post cannabis column

DENVER (AP) -- Whoopi Goldberg says she's in love with her marijuana-vaporizing pen....

Williams in talks to reprise 'Mrs. Doubtfire' role

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Fox 2000 is developing the sequel to the 1993 hit comedy "Mrs. Doubtfire," which starred Robin Williams....

Guitarists still making memorable music with Strat

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) -- Jimi Hendrix made it shriek. Buddy Holly made it swing. Stevie Ray Vaughn made it snarl....

Guitarists still making memorable music with Strat

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) -- Jimi Hendrix made it shriek. Buddy Holly made it swing. Stevie Ray Vaughn made it snarl....

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