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Raiders could look to DE, G on day 2 of NFL draft

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Raiders could turn their attention to pass rusher on day two of the NFL draft.

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Spieth, McIlroy face elimination in Match Play

Rory McIlroy follows his shot off the fourth tee of TPC Harding Park during round-robin play against Brandt Snedeker at the Match Play Championship golf tournament Thursday, April 30, 2015, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Jordan Spieth was 2 down early in his match when he rolled in a 15-foot birdie putt on the sixth hole. That was the start of an amazing run in which the Masters champion one-putted the rest of the way until he beat Matt Every for another victory in the Match Play Championship.

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Ducks blast Hiller, Flames 6-1 in Game 1

Anaheim Ducks' Matt Beleskey, center, celebrates his goal against the Calgary Flames during the first period of Game 1 in the second round of the NHL Stanley Cup hockey playoffs, Thursday, April 30, 2015, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — It’s too late for goaltender Jonas Hiller to prove anything more to the Anaheim Ducks. That ship sailed a while back. He’s wearing a Calgary uniform now, so all that’s left for him is to try and prevent them from advancing to the NHL’s Western Conference finals.

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Vergara’s ex-fiancé’s plea to save embryos stirs debate

Sofia Vergara, left, and Joe Manganiello arrive at the premiere of "Hot Pursuit" at the TCL Chinese Theatre on Thursday, April 30, 2015, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Sofia Vergara’s ex- fiancé’s demands that she give him two frozen embryos they created — referring to them as “our girls” — highlights the wider legal and ethical issues surrounding frozen embryos created by in-vitro fertilization.

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Calhoun leads Angels to 6-5 win over A’s

Los Angeles Angels' Kole Calhoun drives in a run with a single against the Oakland Athletics during the seventh inning of a baseball game Thursday, April 30, 2015, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — All eyes were on Mike Trout as he tracked Ike Davis’ long fly ball to the wall. He had to make a late adjustment but was able to haul it in, prompting Los Angeles closer Huston Street to pump his fist into the air.

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