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Venus Williams moved a step closer to her first Key Biscayne title since 2001 when she beat top-ranked Angelique Kerber, 7-5, 6-3, Wednesday night in the quarterfinals of the Miami Open. It was Williams' 15th career win against a No. 1 player, but her first since 2014. Seeded No. 11, she's…
03.30 / 02:01
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Movie studio chiefs have been conspicuously quiet so far in their CinemaCon speeches to theater owners on the key question facing the industry right now — how to make movies available for digital home video earlier than usual. But Sue Kroll, Warner Bros. marketing and distribution president, b…
03.30 / 02:01
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Each week, thousands of dollars in checks and cash arrive at Compton City Hall, as residents and business owners pay off their parking tickets, trash bills and various municipal fees. The money adds up to an important chunk of the budget in a city once beset with financial problems and the…
03.30 / 02:01
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Racing Check out Pro rider David Kamo's GoPro footage from Round 3 of the 2017 AMA National Hare & Hound Association Race series in Murphy, Idaho. Check out Pro rider David Kamo's GoPro footage from Round 3 of the 2017 AMA National Hare & Hound Association Race series in Murphy,…
03.30 / 01:17
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In a sport that thrives on structure and discipline, Bruce Arena says he has just one rule. “Be on time. That’s the rule,” the coach of the U.S. national team said. “Be on time and be respectful.” Technically that’s two rules, but you get the point. With Arena, personal responsibility and character…
03.30 / 00:57
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California politics updates: ICE director's appearance at Sacramento immigration forum draws protestors March 29, 2017, 4:50 p.m. This is Essential Politics, our daily look at California political and government news. Here's what we're watching right now: Sacramento County Sheriff Scott Jones…
03.30 / 00:57
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Acknowledging the transportation system has been neglected, Gov. Jerry Brown and legislative leaders on Wednesday announced a proposal to raise gas taxes and vehicle fees to generate more than $5 billion annually for repairing California’s crumbling system of streets, highways and bridges, as w…
03.29 / 23:47
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First domesticated here 10,000 years ago, corn is not only a staple of the Mexican diet, but also a symbol of Mexico itself. Since the passage of the North American Free Trade agreement in 1994, it has also become a symbol of Mexico’s growing economic dependence on the United States. Now, as P…
03.29 / 23:47
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Seattle filed a lawsuit Wednesday over President Trump's executive order that threatens to withhold federal funds from communities that refuse to cooperate with efforts to find and deport immigrants in the country illegally. Mayor Ed Murray said the order issued in January punishing…
03.29 / 23:47
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Some of these NFL truths would have been inconceivable a few years ago: Three teams have been approved to relocate in a 14-month span. Los Angeles, vacant for two decades, now has two NFL franchises but, for the most part, a dubious passion level. Las Vegas, once off limits as a gambling…
03.29 / 23:47
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Ever since June 23, when the British public cast a stunning, if narrow, vote to leave the European Union, many of Britain’s wiser and more thoughtful political and business leaders have been living in a state of wishful thinking, cherishing the hope that somehow, the decision to end 45 years o…
03.29 / 23:47
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Continental Motorcycle Tires appears to be on a roll. For 2017 the company based in Korbach, Germany, has rolled out four new tire models—the ContiTour, ContiLegend, ContiRoadAttack 3 and ContiCity, all engineered to fit specific ranges of motorcycles. No doubt, the “lead” models for the U.S. market are the ContiTour, ContiLegend and ContiRoadAttack 3, which …
03.29 / 23:38
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HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. (AP) — NASCAR rookie Daniel Suarez has a new crew chief. Joe Gibbs Racing said crew chief Dave Rogers is out i…
03.29 / 23:23
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HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. (AP) — NASCAR rookie Daniel Suarez has a new crew chief. Joe Gibbs Racing said crew chief Dave Rogers is out i…
03.29 / 23:22
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Lifetime Achievement Award For Legendary Harley-Davidson Brand Ambassador Considered the patriarch of motorcycling by bikers around the globe, William G. Davidson’s artistic vision and passion for riding have not only shaped Harley-Davidson’s identity for more than 50 years, they have transformed the entire motorcycle world. Affectionately known as “Willie G.” by millions of motorcycle enthusiasts,…
03.29 / 22:44
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Introducing the new Spartan Wheel designed by Hawg Halters. Featuring stunning, contoured 3-dimensional spokes with intricate design accents throughout, this forged billet wheel will set your custom build apart. Delivered in Show Chrome or Shadow Cut, the wheel comes in sizes from 16” to 30”. Complete the look with matching Spartan True Floating Rotors from [&#…
03.29 / 22:44
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To say Indian Motorcycle Racing has exceeded expectations so far in the 2017 American Flat Track season is an understatement. Two races, two wins. Five out six podium positions. Be it TT or short track, the FTR750 has been a dominant force so far regardless of what type of track it’s competing on. As the […
03.29 / 22:44
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The bodies of two United Nations investigators and their Congolese interpreter were found in a shallow grave Monday in the troubled Kasai-Central province of the Democratic Republic of Congo. American Michael J. Sharp of Kansas, Swede Zaida Catalan and Congolese Betu Tshintela were reporting…
03.29 / 22:31
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All Times Eastern NASCAR MONSTER ENERGY CUP STP 500 Site: Martinsville, Virginia. Schedule: Friday, practice, 11:30 a.m. (FS1), qualifying, 4:35 p.m. (FS1); Saturday, practice, 10 a.m., (FS1), practice, 1:30 (FS1); … Click to Continue…
03.29 / 22:31
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LAS VEGAS (AP) — A city famous for its over-the-top persona is eagerly welcoming an NFL franchise that boasts an equally outsized reputation and the promise of big-league legitimacy for the desert gambling oasis, which up to now has s…
03.29 / 22:09
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