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In this courtroom sketch, Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, third from right, is depicted with his lawyers and U.S. District Judge George O'Toole Jr., right, as O'Toole addresses a pool of potential jurors in a jury assembly room at the federal courthouse, Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2015, in Boston. Tsarnaev is charged with the April 2013 attack that killed three people and injured more than 260. His trial is scheduled to begin on Jan. 26. He could face the death penalty if convicted.

Guilty: Dzhokhar Tsarnaev convicted in Boston Marathon bombing

The jury will now decide whether the 21-year-old former college student should be sentenced to death or receive life in prison.

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Pacers’ Copeland, wife stabbed outside NYC nightclub

Authorities say Indiana Pacers forward Chris Copeland, his wife, and another woman were stabbed outside a Manhattan nightclub after an argument.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Wednesday, April 8.

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Fate of ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez in hands of jury

Jurors deliberated for about 90 minutes Tuesday after hearing closing arguments.

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UConn women do it again

The Huskies are the NCAA women's basketball champs for the 10th time.

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Tokyo turns focus to delivering ‘sustainable’ 2020 Games

The 2020 Olympics promised the most innovative and "sustainable" Games ever.

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NBA heading to Cuba

The league will hold a three-day development camp and host clinics for youth.

Connecticut head coach Geno Auriemma, far right, jokes with players, from left, Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis, Morgan Tuck and Breanna Stewart during a news conference at the NCAA Women's Final Four college basketball tournament, Monday, April 6, 2015, in Tampa, Fla. Connecticut will play Notre Dame in the championship game on Tuesday.

UConn takes third straight NCAA title

Huskies score 10th title overall, coach ties John Wooden for most titles in college basketball

Superior Court Judge E. Susan Garsh instructs the jury during the murder trial for former New England Patriots NFL football player Aaron Hernandez, Thursday, April 2, 2015, in Fall River, Mass. Hernandez is charged with killing Odin Lloyd.

Jury begins deliberations in Aaron Hernandez murder trial

Jurors in the murder trial of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez spent a little more than an hour deliberating after hearing closing arguments Tuesday.

FILE - In this Nov. 17, 2013 file photo, Illinois State associate head basketball coach Torrey Ward, right, and head coach Dan Muller smile after an NCAA college basketball game against Northwestern in Evanston, Ill. Illinois State University President Larry Dietz confirmed in an email to students, faculty and staff Tuesday, April 7, 2015, that Ward was one of seven people killed when the small plane crash they were in crashed in a central Illinois field near Bloomington early Tuesday, April 7, 2015. The Cessna 414 twin-engine aircraft took off from Indianapolis and crashed just short of the Central Illinois Regional Airport in Bloomington after midnight, the Federal Aviation Administration said. The plane was returning from the NCAA Final Four tournament.

Illinois State athletic staffers among 7 dead in plane crash

Illinois State University says its associate head basketball coach and a deputy athletic director are among seven people who died in a plane crash in central Illinois.

Tiger Woods hits off the seventh fairway during a practice round for the Masters golf tournament Tuesday, April 7, 2015, in Augusta, Ga.

Tiger Woods back at the Masters and expecting to win

Tiger Woods returns to Augusta National said he didn't play in a tournament if he didn't expect to win, plus he will play in the Par 3 Tournament at the Masters.

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MLB Opening Day: The Easter Bunny attacks!

The Easter Bunny does more than deliver baskets during the Washington Nationals' Opening Day mascot race.

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Calipari, Haywood top list of Hall of Fame selections

Kentucky coach John Calipari and Spencer Haywood are among 11 new inductees for the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making news today, Tuesday, April 7.

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Closing arguments set in trial of ex-NFLer Aaron Hernandez

Both sides have 90 minutes Tuesday to tell jurors how they see the case.

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PHOTOS: Blue Devils bounce Badgers, take NCAA National Championship

March Madness came to a dramatic end on Monday night as the Duke Blue Devils captured the school's fifth national title.

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Duke beats Wisconsin for 5th basketball crown

The Blue Devils beat Wisconsin 68-63 to give coach Krzyzewski his fifth national championship.

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Twitter reacts to Wisconsin fans dressed as Teletubbies

What happens when you dress as a Teletubby at a nationally televised sporting event and your team loses? This guy found out.

Duke's Jahlil Okafor, left, and Tyus Jones runs a drill during a practice session for the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Friday, April 3, 2015, in Indianapolis. Duke plays Michigan State on Saturday.

Duke’s Tyus Jones named Most Outstanding Player

Tyus Jones, who dominated Wisconsin when the teams met in December, spoiled the Badgers' night again. He finished with 23 points and was voted Final Four most outstanding player.

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MLB Opening Day roundup

A recap of Major League Baseball's 2015 Opening Day.

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Orioles’ game in Baltimore postponed due to safety concerns

Camden Yards protest

About 1,000 fans were inside the stadium when the game was called off, and many gates already had been closed.

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Cards ace Adam Wainwright out for season with torn Achilles

St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Adam Wainwright smiles during a news conference Friday, Oct. 10, 2014, in St. Louis. Wainwright will start for the Cardinals when they play the San Francisco Giants in Game 1 of baseball's National League Championship Series on Saturday in St. Louis.

The St. Louis Cardinals say injured ace Adam Wainwright is out for the season because of a torn left Achilles.

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Packers will retire Favre’s jersey on Thanksgiving

FILE - In this Dec. 9, 2007 file photo, Green Bay Packers quarterback Brett Favre reacts to a 46-yard touchdown pass to tight end Donald Lee during the second half of an NFL football game against the Oakland Raiders in Green Bay, Wis. Favre will be inducted into the team's Hall of Fame and have his jersey retired next year. Favre writes on his official website that it will be an honor to have his name placed among others such Bart Starr, Curly Lambeau, Ray Nitschke and Vince Lombardi, to name a few.

The Green Bay Packers will give thanks to Brett Favre during their Thanksgiving night game.

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Troubled slugger Josh Hamilton heads back to Texas

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Hamilton was the 2010 AL MVP and an All-Star in each of his five seasons with Texas from 2008-12.

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WATCH: The ‘perfect’ body

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A blogger and personal trainer takes on the cyber bullies who criticize her appearance, altering herself in response to their comments. But does she like what she sees?

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