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Opening statements due in Boston Marathon bombing trial

In this Monday, April 15, 2013, file image from video provided by WBZ-TV, spectators and runners run from an explosion near the finish line of the Boston Marathon. Opening statements are scheduled Wednesday, March 4, 2015, in the federal death penalty trial of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev for allegedly conspiring with his brother to place twin bombs near the finish line of the race, killing three and injuring 260 people. (AP Photo/WBZ-TV, File) MANDATORY CREDIT

BOSTON (AP) — Two dramatically different portraits of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev are expected to emerge when prosecutors and Tsarnaev’s lawyers give their opening statements at his federal death penalty trial.

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British Open host Royal St. George’s to allow female members

SANDWICH, England (AP) — One of the three clubs on the British Open rota with a male-only membership policy has voted to allow female members for the first time.

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Andrus longest-tenured Rangers position player at 26

Texas Rangers' Elvis Andrus waves to autographs seekers as he walks between drills during spring training baseball practice Friday, Feb. 27, 2015, in Surprise, Ariz. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

SURPRISE, Ariz. (AP) — Elvis Andrus is an old-timer with the Texas Rangers, even though he is only 26 years old and just getting started on a big contract extension he signed two years ago.

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Hall-of-Famer Molitor confident in managerial patience

FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Two seasons after Hall-of-Famer Paul Molitor played his last game, he became the bench coach for the Minnesota Twins on manager Tom Kelly’s staff.

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Top-ranked Kentucky makes it 30-0 with tight win at Georgia

Kentucky forward Marcus Lee (00) and Georgia forward Cameron Forte (11) battle for a rebound in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Tuesday, March 3, 2015, in Athens, Ga. Kentucky won 72-64. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Kentucky has been in some close games.

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