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A motorist passes through the tiny community of Varner, Ark., on Thursday, April 27, 2017. The state scheduled the execution of Kenneth Williams at the Cummins Unit prison at Varney for Thursday night. It would be the state's fourth execution in an eight-day period. (AP Photo/Kelly P. Kissel)
Arkansas executes killer for 4th lethal injection in 8 daysArkansas has wrapped up an aggressive execution schedule, putting to death its fourth inmate in eight days
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Solomon Graves, right, explains to members of the media the ground rules for selecting media witnesses for the scheduled execution of Kenneth Williams at the Cummins Unit prison at Varner, Ark., Thursday, April 27, 2017. Three media witnesses are allowed. (AP Photo/Kelly P. Kissel)
The Latest: Official: Condemned inmate shook for 10 secondsArkansas has wrapped up an aggressive execution schedule, putting to death its fourth inmate in eight days
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Texas A&M's Myles Garrett takes off his shirt to reveal a Cleveland Browns shirt while standing next to his mother, Audrey Garrett, left, after he was taken as the No. 1 pick in the NFL football draft, at Terre Verde Golf Course in Arlington, Texas, Thursday, April 27, 2017. (Nathan Hunsinger/The Dallas Morning News via AP)
Offensive draft early, QBs prized after Garrett is No. 1With defensive studs everywhere in this draft, NFL teams turned offensive
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Wisconsin's Ryan Ramczyk, left, poses with NFL commissioner Roger Goodell after being selected by the New Orleans Saints during the first round of the 2017 NFL football draft, Thursday, April 27, 2017, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
The Latest: Saints end 1st round by taking Ryan RamczykThe Latest from the NFL draft: The Latest: Saints end 1st round by taking Ryan Ramczyk
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Ivanka Trump, daughter and adviser of U.S. President Donald Trump, arrives for a dinner after she participated in the W20 Summit in Berlin Tuesday, April 25, 2017. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn, pool)
Ivanka Trump microphone quip draws criticism for Fox hostTwo days after he was criticized for saying he enjoys Ivanka Trump's voice, Fox News host Jesse Watters says he's taking a family vacation until Monday
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CORRECTS TO THIRD PERIOD, INSTEAD OF SECOND - New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist (30) makes a save on Ottawa Senators center Tommy Wingels (57) as Senators center Ryan Dzingel (18) and Rangers defenseman Dan Girardi (5) look for the puck during the third period of Game 1 of an NHL hockey second-round playoff series, Thursday, April 27, 2017, in Ottawa, Ontario. (Fred Chartrand/The Canadian Press via AP)
Karlsson helps Senators edge Rangers 2-1 in Game 1Erik Karlsson scored on a bad-angle shot with 4:11 left in the third period, sending the Ottawa Senators to a 2-1 victory over the New York Rangers in the opener of their second-round playoff series
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Young cancer survivor gets his wish at NFL draftT.J. Owuanibe got his wish: The 14-year-old shared center stage with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to announce the Baltimore Ravens' top draft pick
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People waiting for the green light to cross the street are reflected on the electronic stock board showing global stock index at a securities firm in Tokyo, Friday, April 28, 2017. Japan reports that its manufacturing output and household spending fell in March, while the jobless rate remained at a 22-year low. The data released Friday generally were slightly weaker than analysts had forecast, though the outlook for the world’s third-largest economy remained upbeat. (AP Photo/Shuji Kajiyama)
Japan economy's vital signs dull in March, but views upbeatJapan reports that its manufacturing output and household spending fell in March, while the jobless rate remained at a 22-year low of 2.8 percent
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Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury (29) stops the puck during the third period against the Washington Capitals in Game 1 of an NHL hockey Stanley Cup second-round playoff series, Thursday, April 27, 2017, in Washington. The Penguins won 3-2. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
Crosby scores twice, Bonino has winner as Pens beat CapsSidney Crosby scored two goals in 52 seconds, helping the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Washington Capitals 3-2 in Game 1 of their second-round playoff series
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St. Louis Cardinals' Dexter Fowler (25) celebrates with teammates in the dugout after hitting a solo home run during the second inning of a baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Thursday, April 27, 2017, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Tom Gannam)
Cardinals sweep doubleheader from Blue JaysRandal Grichuk hit a two-out, two-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning to tie it and Matt Carpenter delivered a grand slam in the 11th, lifting the St. Louis Cardinals over the Toronto Blue Jays 8-4 in the first game of a day-night doubleheader
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President Donald Trump, accompanied by, from left, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, Vice President Mike Pence, and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, listens to remarks from Argentine President Mauricio Macri, left, during a luncheon in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington, Thursday, April 27, 2017.  (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
Tillerson says China asked North Korea to stop nuclear testsU.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says China has asked North Korea to conduct no further nuclear tests
The Associated Press50 minutes ago
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of Calif. speaks to reporters during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, April 27, 2017. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
GOP says it can pass short-term spending without DemocratsRepublicans say they will push a short-term spending bill keeping the government open through the House on Friday with only GOP votes, if necessary
The Associated Press55 minutes ago
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