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Hesitant witness, fuzzy video: Hurdles in ‘Suge’ Knight case

In this March 9, 2015 file photo, Marion "Suge" Knight, center, arrives in court for a hearing about evidence in his murder case, in Los Angeles. Knight will stand trial on murder and attempted-murder charges after the former rap music mogul struck two men with his pickup truck in January, killing one and seriously injuring the other. Superior Court Judge Ronald Coen made the ruling Thursday after concluding a hearing that focused heavily on testimony from Cle "Bone" Sloan, who was hit outside a Compton burger stand. The judge also reduced bail from $25 million to $10 million. (Kevork Djansezian/Pool Photo via AP, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — On paper, the evidence in the murder case against Marion “Suge” Knight looks strong: Prosecutors have a surviving witness, video of the former rap music mogul running over two men and Knight’s history of violence and intimidation.

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Giants rallies fall short in 7-6 loss to Dbacks in 12

San Francisco Giants' Nori Aoki, of Japan, runs to first base after hitting a single in the third inning of a baseball game against the Arizona Diamondbacks Thursday, April 16, 2015, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — This time San Francisco forced extra innings, rallying twice to tie the score. However, the Giants still lost again and the few positive signs weren’t much of a comfort.

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Hill’s double lifts Diamondbacks past Giants

Arizona Diamondbacks' Aaron Hill swings for a two run double off San Francisco Giants' Sergio Romo in the 12th inning of a baseball game Thursday, April 16, 2015, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Arizona second baseman Aaron Hill spent most of the game diving around on the infield dirt at AT&T Park. He ended it with a rare hit off Giants closer Sergio Romo that likely saved teammate Josh Collmenter’s spot in the Diamondbacks’ rotation.

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Corey Perry blasts Ducks past Jets 4-2 in playoff opener

Anaheim Ducks left wing Matt Beleskey, right, checks Winnipeg Jets defenseman Tobias Enstrom during the second period of Game 1 of a first-round NHL hockey playoff series in Anaheim, Calif., Thursday, April 16, 2015. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Corey Perry scored two goals in the third period of a four-point performance, and the Anaheim Ducks rallied from another late deficit for a 4-2 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Thursday night in their first-round series opener.

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‘Suge’ Knight due in court for key hearing in murder case

In this March 9, 2015 file photo, Marion "Suge" Knight, center, arrives in court for a hearing about evidence in his murder case, in Los Angeles. Knight will stand trial on murder and attempted-murder charges after the former rap music mogul struck two men with his pickup truck in January, killing one and seriously injuring the other. Superior Court Judge Ronald Coen made the ruling Thursday after concluding a hearing that focused heavily on testimony from Cle "Bone" Sloan, who was hit outside a Compton burger stand. The judge also reduced bail from $25 million to $10 million. (Kevork Djansezian/Pool Photo via AP, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Former rap music mogul Marion “Suge” Knight was hospitalized again on Thursday after a judge ordered him to stand trial on murder and attempted murder charges filed after he ran over two men in a parking lot.

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