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Wes Leonard, a high school basketball player from Fennville, Mich., died Thursday night, moments after hitting the winning shot for his undefeated team. See video of his winning basket below (content is not graphic).



 


Quote of note


"There are so many police supporting us, they might have a hard time finding one to bring us back." – Wisconsin Democratic Senate Minority Leader Mark Miller, responding to Republicans voting to have Democrats arrested if they don’t return to the state. Gov. Scott Walker has said he will send out layoff notices to state workers if the Democrats don’t return and vote on the state budget.


News to know


The fighting and bloodshed in Libya intensified Friday, with pro-Moammar Gadhafi forces launching an attack on the rebel-held Zawiya. Reports say Gadhafi backers gunned down peaceful protesters.


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