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Police release 911 call in hunter shooting death

MANCHESTER, Ky. (AP) — Investigators have released the 911 call made after two turkey hunters were shot in Clay County.

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Memphis may stop offering shuttles to some events

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The Memphis Area Transit Authority is considering a proposal to end shuttle rides to area sporting events.

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Exhibit recreates Warhol’s 1964 World’s Fair mural

This April 1964 photo provided by The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc. shows a 20x20 foot mural depicting mug shots of the NYPD’s 13 most-wanted criminals by Andy Warhol, mounted on the curved facade of the New York State Pavilion at the 1964 New York World’s Fair in the Queens borough of New York. The fair celebrated “The World of Tomorrow,” but Warhol may have been ahead of his time. His monumental piece commissioned specifically for the fair was deemed too edgy for the family-friendly event and painted over just before opening day. Now, 50 years later, the work is the focus of a museum exhibition being staged on the very fairgrounds where the pop-art provocateur was infamously censored. (AP Photo/The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc./Artists Rights Society)

NEW YORK (AP) — Even for a 1964 New York World’s Fair that celebrated “The World of Tomorrow,” Andy Warhol may have been ahead of his time.

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Vikings to add another $1.2M to stadium project

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings are contributing another $1.2 million to the new stadium to put in a bigger video board on the facility’s west end and for other video-related upgrades.

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Alabama, Auburn both holding spring scrimmages

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — It’s football season in Alabama, at least for a day.

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