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Videos: Warriors sweep Portland, await Eastern final winner: breaking down latest in sports

Check out these videos breaking down the latest in sports, including Golden State's OT win that secured a Western Conference finals sweep o… Read more

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Greg Cote: This South Florida jockey is the feel-good story horse racing needs after Derby debacle

He woke up Sunday morning to find 487 unread text messages on his phone. So he wasn't dreaming, then. It really happened. Tyler Gaffalione, 5-foot-3 and 112 pounds, had become the biggest thing in his sport. From the town of Davie, Fla., 30 minutes north of Miami, Gaffalione had just steered War Of Will to victory in the Preakness Stakes, a Triple Crown race at Pimlico in Baltimore on ... Read more

Frenchman in vegetative state kept alive after appeal to UN

PARIS (AP) — A last-ditch appeal to the United Nations has forced French doctors to resume life support for a man who has been in a vegetative state for years and whose case has drawn attention across Europe. Read more

Former Obama official Susan Rice has book out in October

NEW YORK (AP) — Susan E. Rice, the former national security adviser and U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, has a book coming out this fall. Read more


Security solutions to keep your Muscatine family and home safe this spring

Talk to a local expert about a digital alarm system that will protect your family and belongings.

Indian state lawmaker killed in suspected rebel ambush

ITANAGAR, India (AP) — Police say an Indian lawmaker in the northeastern state of Arunachal Pradesh has been killed in an ambush by suspected rebels. Read more

Serbia introduces life sentence amid EU criticism

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Serbian lawmakers have voted to introduce life imprisonment without parole for the gravest criminal acts, despite criticism from the Council of Europe's top human rights official. Read more

Tornado confirmed near Tulsa airport; water closes highway

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A powerful storm system spawned a confirmed tornado Tuesday morning near Tulsa International Airport, after shutting d… Read more