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  • Will Smith: Worst to Best

    Will Smith’s new movie, “Focus,” hits theaters this weekend. So where does it rank among his most memorable roles? Here’s our list, in order of worst to best.

  • Lawyer: Second autopsy shows officers shot man from behind

    SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — An independent autopsy of an unarmed Mexican man killed by police in Washington state shows he was shot as many as seven times — including twice from behind — contradicting earlier…

  • McIlroy gets off to a wind-blown start at Honda

    PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Rory McIlroy is playing so well that he can easily manage a smile even on the bad days. One of those occasions came Thursday on his way to the…

  • Deontay Wilder hoping to deliver self into boxing history

    NORTHPORT, Ala. (AP) — Deontay Wilder is driving around in a Hummer and sports cars, leaving his beer delivery truck days far behind. He watched the Super Bowl from the stands instead of his couch…

  • NBA Team Statistics

    Includes games of Thursday, February 26, 2015 Team Offense G Pts Avg Golden State 55 6060 110.2 L.A. Clippers 58 6201 106.9 Phoenix 59 6273 106.3 Dallas 60 6327 105.5 Toronto 57 5967 104.7 Houston…

  • ‘Black Madam’ testifies at buttocks-injection murder trial

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Gothic hip-hop artist charged in the death of a London break-dancer she injected with silicone is set to resume testimony at her trial. Padge-Victoria Windslowe admits she injected 20-year-old Claudia Aderotimi,…

  • Australian laws on storing phone, Internet records to change

    CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — A parliamentary committee on Friday recommended a major rewrite of draft laws that would force Australian telcos and Internet providers to store customers’ personal data for the convenience of law enforcement…

  • Kendall Jenner struts for Fendi, Kate Mara cozy in Max Mara

    MILAN (AP) — Shape and color engaged designers on the second day of Milan Fashion Week of womenswear previews for next autumn and winter, featuring shows by Fendi, Max Mara, Just Cavalli and Prada. Some…

  • Webster-Chan scores 20, Hawaii beats Long Beach State 78-59

    HONOLULU (AP) — Negus Webster-Chan had a career-high 20 points on Thursday night, and Hawaii gave Long Beach State its fifth straight loss 78-59. Roderick Bobbitt added 15 points, Garrett Nevels had 14 points and…

  • Unidentified attackers hack US blogger to death in Dhaka

    DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — A prominent Bangladeshi-American blogger known for speaking out against religious fundamentalism was hacked to death in the streets of Bangladesh’s capital as he walked with his wife, police said Friday. The…

  • Afghan avalanches, flooding taking toll across the country

    KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan officials say that severe conditions and lack of machinery are hampering efforts to reach people trapped, injured or dead after avalanches and flooding across large swaths of the country. Mohammad…

  • No charges yet for pickup driver in train crash ‘mistake’

    OXNARD, Calif. (AP) — Investigators on Thursday were trying to determine why a pickup truck driver mistakenly turned onto railroad tracks before a crash that derailed a California commuter train, and prosecutors said they would…

  • Hollande tours typhoon-hit Philippines ahead of climate deal

    GUIUAN, Philippines (AP) — French President Francois Hollande on Friday took his warning about the need for funds for a landmark climate deal to a central Philippine town that was devastated by a killer typhoon…

  • Hesburgh, former Notre Dame president, dies at 97

    SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — The Rev. Theodore Hesburgh, who transformed the University of Notre Dame into a school known almost as much for academics as football and who championed human rights around the globe,…

  • Westbrook gets triple-double but Suns beat Thunder 117-113

    PHOENIX (AP) — Russell Westbrook scored 39 points in his 12th career triple-double but missed what would have been the game-tying layup with 5.7 seconds left in overtime, and the Phoenix Suns beat Oklahoma City…