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Thursday’s Sports Minute

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

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Wall Street fund managers buy Milwaukee Bucks

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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

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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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Lorde meets Hall of Famer who inspired ‘Royals’

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The singer behind the hit meets the real-life Royal that inspired her song.

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Sharper challenges his no-bail status in Arizona

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Lawyers for former NFL All-Pro safety Darren Sharper are challenging the evidence used to keep him in jail without bail on sexual-assault charges in Arizona.

Entertainment

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Could we soon see ‘Mrs. Doubtfire 2?’

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This could be the sequel we've been waiting for.

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Amy Poehler and Will Arnett officially file for divorce

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Though they've been separated since 2012, we're sad to see one of Hollywood's funniest couples split.

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‘Hobbit’ star found guilty in drug case

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

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

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

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Today in entertainment history: April 17

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A look back at Hollywood's biggest headlines.

Viral Videos

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Watch Taylor Swift’s video blog of bridal shower surprise

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

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Kicked in the head by a train

Kicked By Train

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

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Realistic Mario

Realistic Mario

How would Mario REALLY fare in the Mushroom Kingdom?

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Slow motion parkour dog

Parkour Dog

If you thought parkour videos were cool, wait until you see the dog version!

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How ‘Frozen’ Should Have Ended

How Frozen Should Have Ended

This "alternative ending" would have made Frozen a COMPLETELY different movie!

COMING UP ON MORNING NEWSWATCH

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Coming up Friday on the new Morning Newswatch, Representative Rich Brauer joins joey to talk tax increase numbers, you will get the latest on the South Korean ferry, and what is looking like a great forecast with weather on the 9s.  All that and more on Friday’s Morning Newswatch from 5:30 to 9.

National Headlines

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Jobless rates hover at near pre-recession levels

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

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

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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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Obama, Republicans feud over immigration

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

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

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

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Police say Utah mom gave birth at home

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

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Kicked in the head by a train

Kicked By Train

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

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