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Hundreds celebrate, 3 arrested after MSU Final Four advance

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Hundreds of Michigan State University students and fans have gathered outside an off-campus apartment complex to celebrate the Spartans’ victory over Louisville that advanced them to the Final Four of the NCAA men’s basketball tournament.

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Saints say cornerback Brian Dixon arrested in Miami

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The New Orleans Saints said they are aware cornerback Brian Dixon was arrested in Miami on Sunday morning and booked with resisting an officer.

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Survived: No. 1 Kentucky holds off Notre Dame 68-66

Kentucky players celebrate with the regional championship trophy after a 68-66 win over Notre Dame in a college basketball game in the NCAA men's tournament regional finals, Saturday, March 28, 2015, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

CLEVELAND (AP) — With everything at stake, Kentucky didn’t panic and played to perfection.

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NBC News’ boss faces challenge fixing MSNBC

In this Aug. 2, 2011 file photo, Phil Griffin, left, president of MSNBC, Rachel Maddow, center, host of "The Rachel Maddow Show," and Lawrence O'Donnell, host of "The Last Word," take part in a panel discussion on the show at the NBC Universal summer press tour, in Beverly Hills, Calif. Griffin has run MSNBC since 2006. Normally, executives at networks with his ratings are looking for another job, especially with a new boss coming in. But he and Andy Lack have a long relationship, and Griffin has credited Lack with kick-starting his career by assigning him to supervise NBC News coverage of the O.J. Simpson case.  (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — As he returns to run the NBC News Group, Andy Lack faces one of the same puzzles he tried to solve a decade and a half ago: how to make MSNBC work.

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Paolini wins Gent-Wevelgem cycling race

GENT, Belgium (AP) — Italian veteran Luca Paolini posted his first victory in nearly two years after overcoming difficult weather conditions to win the Gent-Wevelgem classic on Sunday.

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