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Senators sing blues over impasse; GOP hopefuls stuck in DC

- Associated Press

Two senators have a plane to catch to Cuba, others were hoping to impress Republican presidential primary voters and then there's Sen. Lamar Alexander, who is slated to deliver a sunset piano performance of "Ol' Man River" on the banks of the Mississippi.

Toronto Maple Leafs' new head coach Mike Babcock laughs during an NHL hockey press conference in Toronto, Thursday, May 21, 2015.  Babcock spent the last 10 seasons with the Detroit Red Wings, where he won the Stanley Cup in 2008. (Darren Calabrese/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

Babcock bids emotional farewell in Detroit

- Associated Press

Mike Babcock stood at the front of the familiar dressing room at Joe Louis Arena, this time for something of a farewell address.

Not even helmets help pro bull riders stave off concussions

- Associated Press

Kasey Hayes hopped on the bovine beast trapped in the narrow holding pen like he'd done hundreds of times. He adjusted a tight rope on his left hand, found his balance and signaled he was ready to dominate the bull for the next eight seconds - or, at least, hoped to.

5 California Things to Know for Today

- Associated Press

Your daily look at late-breaking California news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:

Versteeg active for Blackhawks in Game 3

Associated Press

Blackhawks forwards Kris Versteeg and Joakim Nordstrom were active for Game 3 of the Western Conference finals, replacing Antoine Vermette and Teuvo Teravainen in a bit of surprise.

Toronto Maple Leafs new head coach Mike Babcock, right, speaks to reporters with team president Brendan Shanahan during an NHL hockey press conference in Toronto, Thursday, May 21, 2015.  Babcock spent the last 10 seasons with the Detroit Red Wings, where he won the Stanley Cup in 2008. (Darren Calabrese/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

Mike Babcock faces 'massive challenge' as Maple Leafs' coach

Associated Press

Brendan Shanahan's first conversation with Mike Babcock about the Toronto Maple Leafs' coaching position was more of a disclaimer than a sales pitch. The club president wanted Babcock to know how far away the Leafs are from being a winning team.

New York Rangers defenseman Dan Boyle (22) celebrates his game-tying goal during the third period of Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals against the Tampa Bay Lightning in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Wednesday, May 20, 2015, in Tampa, Fla. At right is Lightning right wing Nikita Kucherov (86), of Russia. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

Rangers lose 6-5 in overtime to Lightning

- Associated Press

The Tampa Bay Lightning's top players came up big - again. The New York Rangers' Rick Nash and Martin St. Louis continued their postseason goal-scoring struggles.