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Photos from the red carpet at White House Correspondents’ Dinner

Here’s a look at the weekend festivities including the red carpet walk at the 101st White House Correspondents’ Dinner at the Washington Hilton in Washington D.C on April 25, 2015. Celebrities and journalists arrive for this annual affair to celebrate another year of White House coverage… and oh yes, to see what the guest of honor, President Obama has to say about to their efforts Continue reading

King James nails full-court shot at TD Garden

BOSTON (AP) — LeBron James looked more like a quarterback than a basketball player, nailing a full-court shot Saturday afternoon at TD Garden. A shirtless James, wearing gray shorts, made a one-handed throw from the baseline in front of Cleveland’s bench. The ball sailed through the basket at the opposite end. Continue reading

The 1st round of NBA playoffs seems way too easy for LeBron

By TIM REYNOLDS, AP Basketball Writer The first round of the NBA playoffs seems too easy for LeBron James. Continue reading

Google executive among hundreds dead from Nepal quake

File-This July 31, 2013, file photo shows Sophia Bush, left, and Dan Fredinburg arriving at the Do Something Awards at the Avalon in Los Angeles. Fredinburg, a Google executive who described himself as an adventurer, was among the hundreds who died in a massive earthquake that struck Nepal on Saturday, April 25, 2015. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File) Associated Press April 25, 2015 | 7:00 p.m. Continue reading

Blue Jays have record 3 Canadian position players in lineup

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The Toronto Blue Jays have made major league history by putting three Canadian-born position players in the starting lineup Continue reading

Rain postpones NASCAR race at Richmond until Sunday

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Weather disrupted NASCAR’s top series for a second consecutive week when Saturday night’s Sprint Cup Series race was postponed because of persistent rain at Richmond International Raceway. NASCAR rescheduled the event for Sunday at 1 p.m Continue reading

‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ play to go on under Harper Lee group

MONROEVILLE, Ala. (AP) — A publishing group says “To Kill a Mockingbird” author Harper Lee has started a nonprofit company that will produce a play about the book beginning next year. The long-running play had been in doubt after Dramatic Publishing Co. Continue reading

Thousands take to the streets for Freddie Gray rally

By SKIP FOREMAN, MEREDITH SOMERS AND JULIET LINDERMAN. BALTIMORE (AP) — Thousands of protesters took to the streets Saturday to demand answers in the case of Freddie Gray, the largest rally since the 25-year-old black man died in police custody. Continue reading

Nets beat Hawks 91-83, pull within 2-1 in series

By BRIAN MAHONEY, AP Basketball Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Brook Lopez had 22 points and 13 rebounds, Thaddeus Young added 18 points and 11 rebounds, and the Brooklyn Nets beat Atlanta 91-83 on Saturday to cut the Hawks’ lead to 2-1 in the Eastern Conference series. Continue reading

Absent Clinton, South Carolina Democrats welcome liberals

By BILL BARROW, Associated Press COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Call it the Clinton conundrum Continue reading