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Michael Phelps, right, speaks to the media after practice as coach Bob Bowman listens Wednesday, April 23, 2014, in Mesa, Ariz. Phelps is competing in the Arena Grand Prix at Mesa on Thursday as he returns to competitive swimming after a nearly two-year retirement. (AP Photo/Matt York)
Phelps having fun in his return to swimmingSmiling, relaxed Michael Phelps happy to end retirement and race again
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Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel boards his plane en route for Mexico City, Wednesday, April 23, 2014, at Pope Army Airfield in Fort Bragg, N.C.  (AP Photo/Shannon Stapleton, Pool)
Hagel seeking to deepen US-Mexico tiesHagel visiting Mexico to deepen cross-border ties
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FILE - In this Aug. 3, 1966, file photo, Robert Heard, Associated Press staffer in Austin, Texas, is attended by his nurse, Annie Worley, at Brackenridge Hospital, where he is recovering from gunshot wounds suffered while he was covering a shooting spree at the University of Texas tower, in Austin. Heard, who reported on Texas state government, politics and sports for The Associated Press and a groundbreaking series on race and integration of Longhorns football, has died. He was 84. Heard died April 15, 2014, from complications after surgery to repair a broken hip, said widow Betsy Heard. (AP Photo/DO, File)
Former AP reporter Robert Heard dies at age 84Robert Heard, former AP reporter who was shot by Texas tower sniper, dies at age 84
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Ruth Rodriguez speaks at a news conference Wednesday, April 23, 2014, in Maywood, Ill., after Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart, right, announced that the remains of a man found in 2008, belonged to Rodriguez's brother, Edward Beaudion, who went missing in 1978. Investigators identified the remains just a few miles from serial killer John Wayne Gacy's house. They also say they know the identity of his now-deceased killer. The discovery was the result of an ongoing effort to name several unidentified victims of Gacy, who was executed in 1994. Looking on are Cook County Sheriff's Detective Jason Moran, left, Edward's father, Louis Beaudion and Ruth's son, Jesus Rodriguez, second from left, holding a photo of Edward. (AP Photo/Sun-Times Media, Brian Jackson)  MANDATORY CREDIT, MAGS OUT, NO SALES
Gacy probe helps solve unrelated Chicago-area caseInvestigation in Gacy case helps solve Chicago man's unrelated killing from 1978
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In this May 2, 2012 photo, Zynga CEO Mark Pincus smiles in front of one of their popular games "Zynga CityVille" at Zynga headquarters in San Francisco. Pincus is stepping down as chief product officer, less than a year after he was replaced as the company's CEO, as the company's sales slide. Zynga said Wednesday, April 23, 2014, that Pincus will remain chairman of the company he founded in 2007. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)
Zynga founder Pincus leaving operations roleZynga founder Pincus stepping down as chief product officer, will remain chairman; Stock jumps
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FILE - This Jan. 8, 2014 file photo shows singer Chris Brown, right, arriving at the District of Columbia Superior Court in Washington. After a brief postponement, singer Chris Brown's trial on an assault charge is scheduled to begin in Washington. Brown's trial had been set for Monday but was delayed while lawyers tried to work out whether his bodyguard will testify. It's unclear whether the trial will start Wednesday, as Brown's lawyers seem to want, or if further legal maneuvering will delay it.  (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File)
Singer Chris Brown's DC trial delayed for monthsSinger Chris Brown's DC assault trial is delayed for months; judge says singer to stay jailed
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In an April 10, 2014, image provided by WXIA-TV, 9-year-old Willie Myrick is embraced by Grammy Award-winning gospel singer Hezekiah Walker in front of the congregation at Mt. Carmel Baptist Church in Atlanta.  Police say Myrick was abducted from his driveway but was released after singing the gospel song "Every Praise" until the abductor released him.  (AP Photo/WXIA-TV)
Boy says he sang gospel song, abductor freed himAtlanta boy abducted from driveway says he sang gospel song until his kidnapper freed him
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FILE - This June 6, 2013 file photo shows honoree Mel Brooks onstage for the American Film Institute's 41st Lifetime Achievement Award Gala in Los Angeles. Brooks will star in his first solo show Monday, April 28, 2014, at the Geffen Playhouse in Los Angeles. It’s being billed as an “an introspective retrospective.” The 87-year-old writer and director of comedy classics including "The Producers," "Blazing Saddles," "Young Frankenstein" and "History of the World: Part I" has won Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony awards. (Photo by Chris Pizello/Invision/AP, File)
Mel Brooks putting on a 1-man show in Los AngelesMel Brooks to perform in 1-man show at Los Angeles' Geffen Playhouse for 1 performance only
The Associated Press56 minutes ago
This April 13, 2014 photo provided by Tavern on the Green, shows a newly renovated dining room at Tavern on the Green in New York. The once-grand restaurant in Central Park, which has been closed since the previous operators lost their lease and declared bankruptcy in 2009, reopens Thursday April 24, 2014 under new management. (AP Photo/Tavern on the Green, Robin Caiola)
5 things to know about NYC's Tavern on the Green5 things to know about NYC's Tavern on the Green, reopening after being closed since 2009
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