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SIGNS OF SPRING:Storm clouds build prior to the arrival of a thunderstorm as Jeff Warren of Auburn, Maine, heads for shore on his paddleboard on Lower Range Pond Thursday, March 17, in Poland, Maine. Photo: Associated Press/Robert F. Bukaty

Carla Brown, left, prays as her daughter stands by in front of a house, Friday, March 11, 2016, where a shooting at a backyard party killed and wounded multiple people in Wilkinsburg, Pa. on Wednesday night. Brown said she was a close friend of the family that was attacked. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)Carla Brown, left, prays as her daughter stands by in front of a house, Friday, March 11, 2016, where a shooting at a backyard party killed and wounded multiple people in Wilkinsburg, Pa. on Wednesday night. Brown said she was a close friend of the family that was attacked. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)
Lynel Zimmerman holds her baby James Thompson as Marine One, with President Barack Obama aboard, takes off from the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Friday, March 11, 2016, for a short trip to Andrews Air Force Base, Md., then onto Austin, Texas. Obama will participate in a panel conversation about civic engagement in the 21st Century at South by Southwest Interactive before traveling to Dallas. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
Lynel Zimmerman holds her baby James Thompson as Marine One, with President Barack Obama aboard, takes off from the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Friday, March 11, 2016, for a short trip to Andrews Air Force Base, Md., then onto Austin, Texas. Obama will participate in a panel conversation about civic engagement in the 21st Century at South by Southwest Interactive before traveling to Dallas. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
Actor Ben Affleck poses with a statue of Batman during a press conference for the movie "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice" in Beijing, China, Friday, March 11, 2016. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)
Actor Ben Affleck poses with a statue of Batman during a press conference for the movie “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” in Beijing, China, Friday, March 11, 2016. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)
Dan LaMoore wheels a clock away from the test area as it is prepared to be shipped to a Tennessee school at the Electric Time Company in Medfield, Mass., Thursday, March 10, 2016. Most Americans will lose an hour of sleep this weekend, but gain an hour of evening light for months ahead, as Daylight Saving Time returns this weekend. The time change officially starts Sunday at 2 a.m. local time. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
Dan LaMoore wheels a clock away from the test area as it is prepared to be shipped to a Tennessee school at the Electric Time Company in Medfield, Mass., Thursday, March 10, 2016. Most Americans will lose an hour of sleep this weekend, but gain an hour of evening light for months ahead, as Daylight Saving Time returns this weekend. The time change officially starts Sunday at 2 a.m. local time. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
In this Friday, March 11, 2016 photo, young victims exposed to a chemical attack wait for treatment at a hospital in Taza, 10 miles (20 kilometers) south of Kirkuk in northern Iraq. The Islamic State group launched two chemical attacks near the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk, killing a three-year-old girl, wounding some 600 people and causing hundreds more to flee, Iraqi officials said Saturday. (AP Photo)
In this Friday, March 11, 2016 photo, young victims exposed to a chemical attack wait for treatment at a hospital in Taza, 10 miles south of Kirkuk in northern Iraq. The Islamic State group launched two chemical attacks near the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk, killing a three-year-old girl, wounding some 600 people and causing hundreds more to flee, Iraqi officials said Saturday. (AP Photo)
Fans react in the stands at the Kids' Choice Awards at The Forum on Saturday, March 12, 2016, in Inglewood, Calif. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)
Fans react in the stands at the Kids’ Choice Awards at The Forum on Saturday, March 12, 2016, in Inglewood, Calif. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)
A child blowing confetti from her hands during a Carnival parade in Cyprus' coastal city of Limassol, Sunday, March 13, 2016. Limassol's long-established parade is Cyprus' biggest and most famous, drawing revelers from across the east Mediterranean island. This year's parade drew huge crowds as people sought lighthearted reprieve from the bailed-out country's recession. The parade marks the start of the 40-day fasting period of Lent in the run-up to the Orthodox Christian Easter. (AP Photo/Petros Karadjias)
A child blowing confetti from her hands during a Carnival parade in Cyprus’ coastal city of Limassol, Sunday, March 13, 2016. Limassol’s long-established parade is Cyprus’ biggest and most famous, drawing revelers from across the east Mediterranean island. This year’s parade drew huge crowds as people sought lighthearted reprieve from the bailed-out country’s recession. The parade marks the start of the 40-day fasting period of Lent in the run-up to the Orthodox Christian Easter. (AP Photo/Petros Karadjias)
Migrants, one wearing a thermal blanket, walk on railway tracks at the northern Greek border station of Idomeni, Sunday, March 13, 2016. Bad weather returned after a brief pause and conditions in the refugee camp on the Greek-Macedonian where about 14,000 people are stranded have further deteriorated, many of its residents struggling struggling to cope with the many challenges posed by the heavy rain. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)
Migrants, one wearing a thermal blanket, walk on railway tracks at the northern Greek border station of Idomeni, Sunday, March 13, 2016. Bad weather returned after a brief pause and conditions in the refugee camp on the Greek-Macedonian where about 14,000 people are stranded have further deteriorated, many of its residents struggling struggling to cope with the many challenges posed by the heavy rain. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)
Rhea Seehorn attends the 33rd Annual Paleyfest: "Better Call Saul" held at the Dolby Theatre on Saturday, March 12, 2016, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)
Rhea Seehorn attends the 33rd Annual Paleyfest: “Better Call Saul” held at the Dolby Theatre on Saturday, March 12, 2016, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)
Mississippi Department of Transportation workers walk away from a segment of damaged Mississippi Highway 589 in Lamar County after move than 10 inches of rain in the Pine Belt area over the last two days, Saturday, March 12, 2016. (Ryan Moore/WDAM-TV, via AP)
Mississippi Department of Transportation workers walk away from a segment of damaged Mississippi Highway 589 in Lamar County after move than 10 inches of rain in the Pine Belt area over the last two days, Saturday, March 12, 2016. (Ryan Moore/WDAM-TV, via AP)
Chinese police officers on motorized platforms line up for photos near the Great Hall of the People where a session of the National People's Congress is held, in Beijing Sunday, March 13, 2016. China's chief prosecutor Cao Jianmin said Sunday that battling "infiltration, subversion and sabotage by hostile forces" is a key priority this year, with terrorists, ethnic separatists and religious extremists all in his crosshairs. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)
Chinese police officers on motorized platforms line up for photos near the Great Hall of the People where a session of the National People’s Congress is held, in Beijing Sunday, March 13, 2016. China’s chief prosecutor Cao Jianmin said Sunday that battling “infiltration, subversion and sabotage by hostile forces” is a key priority this year, with terrorists, ethnic separatists and religious extremists all in his crosshairs. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton stands with Senior Pastor Clifton Ronald St. Clair Williams as she arrives during service at Mount Zion Fellowship Church in Highland Hills, Ohio, Sunday, March 13, 2016. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton stands with Senior Pastor Clifton Ronald St. Clair Williams as she arrives during service at Mount Zion Fellowship Church in Highland Hills, Ohio, Sunday, March 13, 2016. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump rubs the shoulders of Alex Stypik, as Stypik shows off his T-shirt during a rally Sunday, March 13, 2016, in Bloomington, Ill. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump rubs the shoulders of Alex Stypik, as Stypik shows off his T-shirt during a rally Sunday, March 13, 2016, in Bloomington, Ill. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
Pope Francis receive by an unidentified aid a copy of  Gospel of St. Luke during the Angelus noon prayer in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Sunday, March 13, 2016. The pontiff is marking his third anniversary as pope by reinforcing his message of mercy and giving away 40,000 copies of the Gospel of St. Luke. (AP Photo/Riccardo De Luca)
Pope Francis receive by an unidentified aid a copy of Gospel of St. Luke during the Angelus noon prayer in St. Peter’s Square at the Vatican, Sunday, March 13, 2016. The pontiff is marking his third anniversary as pope by reinforcing his message of mercy and giving away 40,000 copies of the Gospel of St. Luke. (AP Photo/Riccardo De Luca)
Democratic presidential candidate, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., speaks at a campaign rally at the Akron Civic Theatre, Monday, March 14, 2016, in Akron, Ohio. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)
Democratic presidential candidate, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., speaks at a campaign rally at the Akron Civic Theatre, Monday, March 14, 2016, in Akron, Ohio. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)
Britain's Queen Elizabeth II passes the choir as she leaves after attending the Commonwealth Day service at Westminster Abbey in London, Monday, March 14, 2016. Organised by the Royal Commonwealth Society, the service is the largest annual inter-faith gathering in the United Kingdom. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II passes the choir as she leaves after attending the Commonwealth Day service at Westminster Abbey in London, Monday, March 14, 2016. Organised by the Royal Commonwealth Society, the service is the largest annual inter-faith gathering in the United Kingdom. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
Firefighters remove a bag from the wreckage of a house destroyed by fire in Orange, N.J., Monday, March 14, 2016. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
Firefighters remove a bag from the wreckage of a house destroyed by fire in Orange, N.J., Monday, March 14, 2016. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
A youth fishes by hand using fishing line on the shores of Regla, as commuters cross the bay by ferry to Havana, Cuba, Monday, March 14, 2016. People who fish here tend to catch small sardines and a fish known as "bonito." U.S. President Barack Obama will travel to Cuba on March 20. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)
A youth fishes by hand using fishing line on the shores of Regla, as commuters cross the bay by ferry to Havana, Cuba, Monday, March 14, 2016. People who fish here tend to catch small sardines and a fish known as “bonito.” U.S. President Barack Obama will travel to Cuba on March 20. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)
Actress Shailene Woodley attends the premiere of "Allegiant" at AMC Lincoln Square on Monday, March 14, 2016, in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)
Actress Shailene Woodley attends the premiere of “Allegiant” at AMC Lincoln Square on Monday, March 14, 2016, in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)
First lady Michelle Obama speaks in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, March 15, 2016, during an event with leading parenting bloggers, online influencers, and content creators for a conversation about the health of kids as part of her Let's Move! initiative. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
First lady Michelle Obama speaks in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, March 15, 2016, during an event with leading parenting bloggers, online influencers, and content creators for a conversation about the health of kids as part of her Let’s Move! initiative. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
Cab drivers block an avenue to protest the app-based taxi service Uber in downtown Bogota, Colombia, Monday, March 14, 2016. The cab drivers consider the service illegal and unfair competition. The text on the windshield of the cab reads in Spanish: "No more Uber." (AP Photo/Fernando Vergara)
Cab drivers block an avenue to protest the app-based taxi service Uber in downtown Bogota, Colombia, Monday, March 14, 2016. The cab drivers consider the service illegal and unfair competition. The text on the windshield of the cab reads in Spanish: “No more Uber.” (AP Photo/Fernando Vergara)
Trader Michael Milano, right, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Tuesday, March 15, 2016. U.S. stocks tumbled in the first minutes of trading as falling commodity prices again pulled energy and materials companies lower. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
Trader Michael Milano, right, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Tuesday, March 15, 2016. U.S. stocks tumbled in the first minutes of trading as falling commodity prices again pulled energy and materials companies lower. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
Fashion designer Isaac Mizrahi takes off his jacket as he prepares for a press preview tour of his exhibition at the Jewish Museum on Monday, March 14, 2016, in New York. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)
Fashion designer Isaac Mizrahi takes off his jacket as he prepares for a press preview tour of his exhibition at the Jewish Museum on Monday, March 14, 2016, in New York. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)
Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, R-Wis., joined by Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, R-Wash., left, and Majority Whip Steve Scalise, R-La., right, finishes remarks to reporters following a closed-door caucus meeting at Republican National Committee headquarters on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, March 15, 2016. Tea party conservatives have blocked a budget plan backed by GOP leaders, a blow to Speaker Ryan and a reflection of the anti-Washington mood pushed by GOP front-runner Donald Trump. The move by the House Freedom Caucus, the same band of conservatives that toppled his predecessor, would mean that the House would fail to pass a budget for the first time since Republicans reclaimed control of the chamber in 2011.(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, R-Wis., joined by Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, R-Wash., left, and Majority Whip Steve Scalise, R-La., right, finishes remarks to reporters following a closed-door caucus meeting at Republican National Committee headquarters on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, March 15, 2016. Tea party conservatives have blocked a budget plan backed by GOP leaders, a blow to Speaker Ryan and a reflection of the anti-Washington mood pushed by GOP front-runner Donald Trump. The move by the House Freedom Caucus, the same band of conservatives that toppled his predecessor, would mean that the House would fail to pass a budget for the first time since Republicans reclaimed control of the chamber in 2011.(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
President Barack Obama, left, and House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis., right, walk past each put during a lunch celebrating St. Patrick's Day for Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, March 15, 2016. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
President Barack Obama, left, and House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis., right, walk past each put during a lunch celebrating St. Patrick’s Day for Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, March 15, 2016. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
A Flint, Mich. citizen, center, looks upset as she reacts to testimony from former Flint, Mich., Emergency Manager Darnell Earley who speaks while appearing along side former State EPA administrator Susan Hedman, former Flint Mayor Dayne Walling, and Virginia Tech environmental engineering professor Marc Edwards before a House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, in Washington, Tuesday, March 15, 2016, to examine the ongoing lead water crisis in Flint, Michigan. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
A Flint, Mich. citizen, center, looks upset as she reacts to testimony from former Flint, Mich., Emergency Manager Darnell Earley who speaks while appearing along side former State EPA administrator Susan Hedman, former Flint Mayor Dayne Walling, and Virginia Tech environmental engineering professor Marc Edwards before a House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, in Washington, Tuesday, March 15, 2016, to examine the ongoing lead water crisis in Flint, Michigan. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
An image of revolutionary hero Ernesto "Che" Guevara hangs on a wall across the doorway from a Stars and Stripes tacked to a wall, in the home of actor Armando Ricart, a former boxer and carpenter, in Havana, Cuba, Tuesday, March 15, 2016. President Barack Obama is scheduled to travel to the island on March 20, the first U.S. presidential trip to Havana in nearly 90 years. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)
An image of revolutionary hero Ernesto “Che” Guevara hangs on a wall across the doorway from a Stars and Stripes tacked to a wall, in the home of actor Armando Ricart, a former boxer and carpenter, in Havana, Cuba, Tuesday, March 15, 2016. President Barack Obama is scheduled to travel to the island on March 20, the first U.S. presidential trip to Havana in nearly 90 years. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)
In this March 3, 2016, photo, Ted Payne rests as he works for tips dressed as Elvis at the "Welcome to Las Vegas" sign in Las Vegas. For decades, Las Vegas has loved Elvis Presley. But the King's presence in modern day Sin City has lately been diminishing. (AP Photo/John Locher)
In this March 3, 2016, photo, Ted Payne rests as he works for tips dressed as Elvis at the “Welcome to Las Vegas” sign in Las Vegas. For decades, Las Vegas has loved Elvis Presley. But the King’s presence in modern day Sin City has lately been diminishing. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Republican presidential candidate Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., speaks during a Republican primary night celebration rally at Florida International University in Miami, Fla., Tuesday, March 15, 2016. Rubio is ending his campaign for the Republican nomination for president after a humiliating loss in his home state of Florida. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)
Republican presidential candidate Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., speaks during a Republican primary night celebration rally at Florida International University in Miami, Fla., Tuesday, March 15, 2016. Rubio is ending his campaign for the Republican nomination for president after a humiliating loss in his home state of Florida. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)
Federal appeals court judge Merrick Garland, right, shakes hands with with President Barack Obama as Vice President Joe Biden looks on as he is introduced as Obama’s nominee for the Supreme Court during an announcement in the Rose Garden of the White House, on Wednesday, March 16, 2016, in Washington. Garland, 63, is the chief judge for the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, a court whose influence over federal policy and national security matters has made it a proving ground for potential Supreme Court justices.  (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Federal appeals court judge Merrick Garland, right, shakes hands with with President Barack Obama as Vice President Joe Biden looks on as he is introduced as Obama’s nominee for the Supreme Court during an announcement in the Rose Garden of the White House, on Wednesday, March 16, 2016, in Washington. Garland, 63, is the chief judge for the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, a court whose influence over federal policy and national security matters has made it a proving ground for potential Supreme Court justices. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Michael Brown Sr., left, shakes hands with Ferguson City Council member Laverne Mitchom following a meeting of the city council Tuesday, March 15, 2016, in Ferguson, Mo. During the meeting the council unanimously agreed to accept a U.S. Justice Department plan to overhaul its embattled police force and municipal court system. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)
Michael Brown Sr., left, shakes hands with Ferguson City Council member Laverne Mitchom following a meeting of the city council Tuesday, March 15, 2016, in Ferguson, Mo. During the meeting the council unanimously agreed to accept a U.S. Justice Department plan to overhaul its embattled police force and municipal court system. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)
Members of the 28th Battalion Finner Camp of the Irish Army Reserve stand next to Former U.S. Sen. George Mitchell before the start of the St. Patrick's Day parade, Thursday, March 17, 2016, in New York. The nation's largest St. Patrick's Day parade kicked off Thursday in New York City, and for the first time in decades, gay activists are not decrying it as an exercise in exclusion.  (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
Members of the 28th Battalion Finner Camp of the Irish Army Reserve stand next to Former U.S. Sen. George Mitchell before the start of the St. Patrick’s Day parade, Thursday, March 17, 2016, in New York. The nation’s largest St. Patrick’s Day parade kicked off Thursday in New York City, and for the first time in decades, gay activists are not decrying it as an exercise in exclusion. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
SeaWorld President and CEO Joel Manby, left, and Wayne Pacelle, President and CEO of The Humane Society of the United States, are interviewed in New York, Thursday, March 17, 2016. Finally bowing to years of public pressure, SeaWorld announced Thursday that it will immediately stop breeding killer whales, and soon stop making them perform theatrical tricks. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
SeaWorld President and CEO Joel Manby, left, and Wayne Pacelle, President and CEO of The Humane Society of the United States, are interviewed in New York, Thursday, March 17, 2016. Finally bowing to years of public pressure, SeaWorld announced Thursday that it will immediately stop breeding killer whales, and soon stop making them perform theatrical tricks. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

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