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FBI: Bomb components found in Tsarnaev’s family home

This undated forensics photograph made by the FBI, released by the U.S. Attorney's office and presented as evidence during the federal death penalty trial of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Wednesday, March 25, 2015, in Boston, shows Massachusetts driver's licenses of his brother Tamerlan Tsarnaev. Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is charged with conspiring with Tamerlan Tsarnaev to place two bombs near the Boston Marathon finish line that killed three and injured more than 260 spectators in April 2013. Tamerlan died days after the bombing when he was wounded during a gun battle with police and run over by Dzhokhar as he escaped. (AP Photo/U.S. Attorney's Office)

BOSTON (AP) — Jurors in the trial of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR’ tsahr-NEYE’-ehv) have examined models of the pressure cooker bombs used in the 2013 deadly attacks.

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‘Ex-friend’ whose recording led to Clippers sale to testify

In this Dec. 19, 2011, file photo, Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling, right, sits with V. Stiviano as they watch the Clippers play the Los Angeles Lakers during an NBA preseason basketball game in Los Angeles. Sterling's wife, Shelly Sterling, is going after the $2.5 million in real estate and cars her husband lavished on V. Stiviano in a trial scheduled to begin Wednesday, March 25, 2015, in Los Angeles Superior Court. (AP Photo/Danny Moloshok, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — An accountant says the woman who recorded offensive racial remarks by Donald Sterling made unbelievable claims about where she got $1 million to buy a house.

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Aaron Hernandez cousin due back on the stand in murder trial

Court officers and Fall River, Mass., law enforcement officials stand outside Fall River Justice Center as the murder trial for former New England Patriots football player Aaron Hernandez is delayed by a bomb threat, Thursday, March 5, 2015, in Fall River. Hernandez is charged with killing Odin Lloyd in June 2013. (AP Photo/Steven Senne, Pool)

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — The murder trial of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez has resumed after being disrupted by a bomb threat called in to the courthouse.

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Dodgers hope offseason changes lead to World Series title

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers have a new front office. Shortstop Hanley Ramirez, outfielder Matt Kemp, second-baseman Dee Gordon and pitcher Dan Haren are gone from a roster that won the NL West title last season.

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‘Downton Abbey’ to end after upcoming 6th season

In this Sept. 18, 2015 file photo, "Downton Abbey" cast members, writers and producers pose with their first Emmys for outstanding writing and outstanding miniseries or movie at the 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards. The producers of "Downton Abbey" announced on Thursday, March 26, 2015, that the upcoming sixth season of the drama series will be its last. (AP Photo/Jae Hong, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — A grand manor will close its doors to its millions of weekly guests after “Downton Abbey” concludes next year.

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