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Craig Counsell replaces Ron Roenicke with Milwaukee Brewers

FILE - In this Feb. 24, 2015, file photo, former Milwaukee Brewers’ Craig Counsell throws during a spring training baseball workout in Phoenix. Counsell was hired as manager of the Brewers on Monday, May 4, 2015, replacing Ron Roenicke who was fired the night before.

The Brewers fired manager Ron Roenicke and replaced him with former Milwaukee infielder Craig Counsell.

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Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry wins NBA MVP

Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry points after making a three pointer while drawing a foul against the Los Angeles Clippers during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Tuesday, March 31, 2015, in Los Angeles.

Stephen Curry beats out Houston's James Harden for the NBA's Most Valuable Player award.

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Soccer legend Jimmy Greaves in intensive care

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promotes the new "Saint & Greavsie" TV show as part of Setanta's FA Cup Final coverage.

England soccer legend Jimmy Greaves is in an intensive care unit in hospital after suffering a severe stroke.

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Floyd Mayweather’s Punch-Out Nintendo game

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Did you miss the Mayweather/Pacquiao fight? No worries, because you can watch this hilarious "Nintendo" version of the event.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

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Here's a look at some of this weekend's biggest sporting events.

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Annie Leibovitz snaps ‘Star Wars’ cast

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See the new photos of the upcoming "Star Wars" film, shot by celebrity photographer Annie Leibovitz.

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Britain’s newborn princess has been named

Britain's Prince William, right, and Kate, Duchess of Cambridge, pose for the media with their newborn daughter outside St. Mary's Hospital's exclusive Lindo Wing, London, Saturday, May 2, 2015. The Duchess gave birth to the Princess on Saturday morning.

Britain's newborn princess has been named Charlotte Elizabeth Diana.

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‘Avengers’ sequel secures second best opening weekend ever

This photo provided by Disney/Marvel shows, Scarlett Johansson as Black Widow/Natasha Romanoff, in the film, "Avengers: Age Of Ultron." The movie releases in the U.S. on May 1, 2015.

"Avengers: Age of Ultron" has pulled in a staggering $187.7 million since opening on Thursday night.

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Star Trek actress Grace Lee Whitney dies at 85

Grace Lee Whitney makes an appearance at the London Film & Comic Convention in 2006.

Grace Lee Whitney, know for her role as Star Trek's Janice Rand, has passed away.

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Today in entertainment history: May 4

A Grammy Award statuette is photographed, Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2008 in Chicago.

A look at the Hollywood headlines that made history.

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Why vote for mayor when you can roll the dice?

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A roll of the dice has determined who will be the next mayor in the South Dakota town of Platte.

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Turkey gives new meaning to the term ‘wild’

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A Rhode Island woman thought a pipe burst when she returned home to find water pouring from her garage ceiling. But the culprit turned out to be an unusual houseguest.

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Rough day? Have a sewer beer

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An Oregon utility is challenging home brewers to make great-tasting beer from hops, barley, yeast and a special ingredient — treated sewer water.

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Texas A&M professor issues ultimate ‘epic fail’

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An entire class is not making the grade.

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Drones, dogs deployed in battle to save guacamole

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A deadly fungus spread by a beetle has the potential to decimate Florida's avocado crop.

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60 years on Las Vegas Strip, Riviera closes

This Feb. 16, 2015 photo shows the Riviera Hotel and Casino on the Las Vegas Strip. Owners of the hotel which opened in 1955 have agreed to sell the property to the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority. The tourism agency confirmed the potential purchase Tuesday, Feb. 17 after days of not commenting on rumors of a deal.

The aging Riviera Hotel and Casino on the Las Vegas Strip is expected to close its doors at noon.

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Britain’s newborn princess has been named

Britain's Prince William, right, and Kate, Duchess of Cambridge, pose for the media with their newborn daughter outside St. Mary's Hospital's exclusive Lindo Wing, London, Saturday, May 2, 2015. The Duchess gave birth to the Princess on Saturday morning.

Britain's newborn princess has been named Charlotte Elizabeth Diana.

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It’s a girl! Duchess Kate Middleton gives birth, both are well, palace says

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Britain's Duchess of Cambridge, the wife of Prince William, gave birth to a girl on Saturday.

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Harvard study: Millennials believe justice system unfair

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But few 18-to-29-year-olds believe that demonstrations sparked by the killings of black men by police will make any difference.

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Tattoo snafu irks inked Apple Watch wearers

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#Tattoogate is trending, as some of the first Apple Watch wearers discover their pricey arm candy isn't always compatible with their ink.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Tiny Bruce Lee fan shows off incredible nunchaku skills

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A five-year-old boy expertly performs the classic nunchaku scene from Bruce Lee's "Game Of Death."

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Police raid home of gunman in Mohammad cartoon attack

Local police and FBI investigators collect evidence and survey the scene where two gunmen were shot dead, after their bodies were removed in Garland, Texas May 4, 2015.

Police and FBI searched the apartment of a gunman who allegedly opened fire outside a Texas exhibit of caricatures of the Prophet Mohammad.

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Former CEO Carly Fiorina enters White House race

Potential Republican presidential candidate former Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina speaks at the Iowa Faith and Freedom Coalition's forum in Waukee, Iowa, April 25, 2015.

Former Hewlett-Packard Co Chief Executive Carly Fiorina is running for president, becoming the only woman in the pack of Republican candidates for the White House in 2016.

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NATO starts anti-submarine exercise as tensions with Russia rise

The U33, a Germany 212 class submarine prepares for Operation Dynamic Mongoose near Bergen on Norway’s western coast, May 3, 2015.

More than a dozen vessels from 11 countries are participating in the "Dynamic Mongoose" exercise in the North Sea.

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Two gunmen killed at Texas exhibit of Prophet Mohammad cartoons

Police officers block an intersection near the Curtis Culwell Center after a shooting outside the Muhammad Art Exhibit and Contest, sponsored by the American Freedom Defense Initiative which was being held at the facility in Garland, Texas May 3, 2015.

Texas police shot dead two gunmen who opened fire on Sunday outside an exhibit of caricatures of the Prophet Mohammad.

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Making headlines this week

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A look back on some of this week's biggest headlines and the stories you may have missed.

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Baltimore officers charged in death of Freddie Gray

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Six police officers face criminal charges, including second-degree murder and manslaughter, in the death of a black man who was arrested and suffered fatal injuries.

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Police departments across U.S. getting $20 million for body cameras

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The grants represent the first portion to be approved by Congress of a $75 million, three-year body camera funding program requested in December by President Barack Obama.

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Michael Addison still faces death sentence

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Killed Manchester police officer

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Woman found dead in Merrimack home

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Merrimack Police responded to a 911 call at 86 Back River Road after 6 Thursday morning.