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FILE - In this Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016, file photo, Orlando Magic's Damjan Rudez (3) fouls Dallas Mavericks' Justin Anderson (1) as he tries to get around center Andrew Bogut, left, during the first half of an NBA basketball game, in Orlando, Fla. A person with knowledge of the deal tells The Associated Press that the Dallas Mavericks have acquired big man Nerlens Noel from Philadelphia. In exchange, the 76ers will get Bogut, Anderson and a protected first-round draft pick. The two teams agreed on the deal on Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017, a few hours before the trade deadline. (AP Photo/John Raoux, File)
Mavs turn eye to future by getting Noel, waiving WilliamsThe Dallas Mavericks have made two plays for the future, acquiring big man Nerlens Noel from the Philadelphia 76ers before the trading deadline and waiving veteran point guard Deron Williams to clear the way for rookie Yogi Ferrell
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Denny Hamlin celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the second of two NASCAR qualifying races for Sunday's Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Fla., Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
Hamlin spoils Earnhardt return with last-lap pass for winDenny Hamlin didn't need a Toyota teammate to grab another win at Daytona International Speedway
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$9.5 million in penalties in platform blast, Gulf violationsAn oil industry services company will pay $9.5 million in penalties for Gulf of Mexico safety violations and for pollution from a 2012 offshore platform fire that killed three workers
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FILE - In this Nov. 14, 2016 file photo, Caitlyn Jenner arrives at the Glamour Women of the Year Awards in Los Angeles. Jenner is taking President Donald Trump to task for his administration's reversal of a directive on transgender access to public school bathrooms. Jenner addressed Trump in a video posted Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017, on Twitter. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)
Caitlyn Jenner calls Trump transgender decision 'a disaster'Caitlyn Jenner is taking President Donald Trump to task for his administration's reversal of a directive on transgender access to public school bathrooms
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Attorney Luis Carrillo representing youngsters involved with an off-duty California officer struggle last night, takes questions from the media, outside the Anaheim Police headquarters in Anaheim, Calif., Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017. An off-duty California officer who didn't want teens walking across his lawn fired his gun during a struggle with a 13-year-old boy and other youths, igniting unruly protests after video of the fight surfaced and two boys were arrested. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)
10 Things to Know for FridayAmong 10 Things to Know: Homeland Security chief says no military use for deportations; Malaysia says nerve agent used in North Korean killing; Democrats seek to harness anti-Trump movements.
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FILE - In this May 4, 2001, file photo, a man believed to be Kim Jong Nam, the eldest son of then North Korean leader Kim Jong Il, looks at a battery of photographers as he exits a police van to board a plane to Beijing at Narita international airport in Narita, northeast of Tokyo. Police in Malaysia say the half brother of North Korea's leader who was killed in a Kuala Lumpur airport more than a week ago had a nerve agent on his eye and his face. A statement Friday, Feb. 24, 2017 from the inspector general of police said that a preliminary analysis from the Chemistry Department of Malaysia identified the agent at "VX NERVE AGENT." (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi, File)
Malaysia says VX nerve agent used in killing of N.KoreanThe banned chemical weapon VX nerve agent was used in the murder of Kim Jong Nam, the North Korean ruler's outcast half brother who was poisoned last week at the airport in Kuala Lumpur, police said Friday
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San Francisco firefighters rescue precariously perched poochIt took 16 firefighters to rescue a pooch that had wandered off the side of a bluff at a popular San Francisco oceanside park
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CORRECTS LAST NAME TO PURINTON - This undated photo provided by the Henry County Sheriff's Office in Clinton, Mo., shows Adam Purinton, of Olathe, Kan., who was arrested early Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017, in connection with a shooting at a bar in Olathe that left one person dead and and wounding two others. Purinton waived extradition during a brief court hearing in Henry County in Missouri and will be returned to Kansas. (Henry County (Mo.) Sheriff's Office via AP)
Some witnesses say Kansas shooting was racially motivatedProsecutors have charged a 51-year-old man with murder and attempted murder after he allegedly started shooting in a crowded suburban Kansas City bar, killing one man and injuring two others
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Activists and protesters with the National Center for Transgender Equality rally in front of the White House, Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017, in Washington, after the Department of Education and the Justice Department announce plans to overturn the school guidance on protecting transgender students. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
The Latest: Jenner calls transgender decision 'a disaster'Caitlyn Jenner is taking President Donald Trump to task for his administration's reversal of a directive on transgender access to public school bathrooms
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Residents jump through puddles as they return to pick up belongings from a flooded neighborhood Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017, in San Jose, Calif. Thousands of people evacuated from a flood in San Jose, California, returned home Thursday amid warnings to be careful about hygiene and handling food that may have come into contact with flood water. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Residents return after flooding to access damage in San JoseGloria Najar said it felt like an "apocalypse" when she returned home after being evacuated in a flood that sent waist-high water into homes and streets in San Jose
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Montana abortion bill would make doctors try to save fetusMontana lawmakers have pushed forward with a measure that would effectively ban all abortions after 24 weeks of pregnancy by requiring doctors to deliver the fetus and try to save it
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White House press secretary Sean Spicer speaks during a daily press briefing at the White House in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
White House expects Justice crackdown on legalized marijuanaWhite House Press Secretary Sean Spicer says the Justice Department may crack down on states that have legalized recreational marijuana
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