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Foul issues help end Kentucky's season shy of Final Four

North Carolina will play Midwest champ OR on Saturday in Arizona. Now the Tar Heels will try to repeat what happened the last time they won the South Region in Memphis back in 2009. But this was just the fourth time these blue bloods have met in a regional final. That long two gave North Carolina a 75-73 victory over Kentucky and a spot in the 2017 Final Four.

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First lady Melania Trump's official photo revealed

The image, taken by Belgian photographer Benoit Mahaux , captures Mrs Trump in an all-black outfit and shows off her 25-carat diamond ring - a $US3 million ($A3.96 million) gift from her husband. She took her counterparts from Japan and Israel on cultural outings and quickly learned the burden of new scrutiny and protocol when she was criticized for not being at the White House to greet the Japanese prime minister's wife.

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Woman falls off bridge while taking selfie

Foresthilll Bridge-the highest in California-has become notorious as a daredevils playground. It nearly became a killer view, but a Sacramento woman survived a heart-pounding 60-foot fall from the Foresthill Bridge, where she was taking photos as her friends watched helplessly.

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Closing arguments set in ex-NFL star's double murder trial

She also claimed to have no recollection of the call phone records show Hernandez made to her on the night he allegedly murdered Furtado and de Abreu. Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez embraces his attorney Jose Baez after the defense rested its case during Hernandez's double murder trial in Suffolk Superior Court in Boston, Wednesday, .

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Staley proud to be 2nd African-American coach to win title

Weather permitting, they will show up. "And [Sunday night], Dawn Staley was the second", Peck said as she teared up. John Chaney can send his former Temple University colleague flowers. USC assistant coaches never let Wilson's phone go without a text message or a call, and it was the culture - more so than the team itself - that made the mark.

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Air Force: Pilot safe after F-16 crashes in Maryland

The pilot ejected safely. He said he saw a big fireball in the woods and the pilot's red and white parachute. Law enforcement officers secure the area near the location where a military aircraft crashed, Wednesday, April 5, 2017 , in Clinton, Md.