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Mar 26 2017

Bitter end: Shots don't fall, Jayhawks dropped in Elite Eight against Oregon

Tyler Dorsey led the way for the Ducks by scoring 20 points, including the game victor. Dorsey scored a game-high 27, while Jordan Bell dominated inside with 11 points, 1...

Mar 26 2017

North Carolina, Kentucky to face off for spot in Final Four

Balkam also made just one save in the first half, compared to six for Maryland goalie Dan Morris. The Wildcats are 6-1 SU in their last seven games following a victory ...

Mar 25 2017

Wisconsin vs. Florida: Experienced Vets Against New Kids On The Block

Florida absolutely manhandled Virginia, outscoring them 65-39 in a game where Virginia shot what I am assuming is a season low 30%. Florida will beat you with defense, bu...

Mar 25 2017

Purdue guards look to slow down KU's Mason and Jackson

Hours earlier Kansas boat-raced Purdue and became the first team in 22 years to score 90-plus points in each of its first three NCAA Tournament games . We've been he...

Mar 24 2017

Amherst, Northampton among MA cities listed as uncooperative with immigration detainer requests

ICE agents will be kept outside the building while school safety officers and the principal summon NYPD officials and city lawyers for help, officials said. In addition t...

Mar 23 2017

Koch-backed network vows to fund Republicans who reject health bill

However, despite Trump's warning it appears members of the caucus are not prepared to budge - putting the future of the bill in jeopardy. Two weeks ago, U.S. This rati...

Mar 23 2017

Dutch knocked out of World Baseball Classic semis; Errors anger coach

On Twitter , his mother said she was "sad and embarrassed" by the "vulgar comments" from some Puerto Rican fans toward her son. Great pitching beat great hitting, as i...

Mar 22 2017

North Korea launches 'failed' missile

Earlier this month, North Korea fired four ballistic missiles into the sea off Japan's northwest coast, and conducted rocket-engine function tests that Seoul said sho...

Mar 22 2017

No. 1 UNC Benefitted From Two Questionable Calls To Survive Against Arkansas

On Saturday, Villanova fell to Wisconsin, ending its opportunity to defend its championship. The North Carolina program has had some all-time great teams, but some of t...

Mar 22 2017

Federal Judge Says Immigration Raids Were In Retaliation For Sheriff's Sanctuary Policies

The weekly report tracks a particular slice of immigration enforcement called detainers. The ICE report listed more than 200 suspected illegal aliens released from Ja...

Mar 21 2017

Federal Bureau of Investigation and NSA Directors Refute Trump Tweets in House Intelligence Hearings

The White House has not responded to any the testimony, but Mr Trump had sought to pre-empt it with an another series of tweets hours before the hearings. "Must find le...

Mar 20 2017

Trump's New 'Hard Power' Budget: What's on the Chopping Block

President Trump's budget reinforces inequities in our classrooms, our courtrooms, our behavioral health centers and every community across this country. In North Carolina...

Mar 20 2017

Gonzaga holds off Northwestern to advance in men's tourney

And from the March Madness logo at center court to the retired Utah Jazz jerseys hanging from the rafters, Salt Lake City's Vivint Smart Home Arena - located almost 1,300...

Mar 19 2017

NCAA Says Officials Should Have Called Goaltending in Gonzaga vs. Northwestern

For basically ever, Northwestern has been cursed with being unable to punch their ticket to the NCAA Tournament. "It was loud in there", Perkins said. They issued a sta...

Mar 18 2017

Oil pumps up as market starts to move back into balance

Brent crude was up 5 cents, or 0.1 percent, at $51.79 per barrel at 0353 GMT, after closing the previous session down 7 cents, and was on track for a weekly gain of about...

Mar 16 2017

Dutch Prime Minister Rutte wins out against far-right challenger

Party for Freedom PVV leader Wilders said he had not achieved the electoral victory he had hoped for and was ready to offer tough opposition. "It appears that the VVD...

Mar 15 2017

South Korea's ex-president hounded over dogs left at Blue House

The system could be used to shoot down ballistic missiles aimed at South Korea. Most of South Korea's major firms may be held hostage by China in the latter's attempt t...

Mar 15 2017

AARP Opposes Health-Care Replacement Plan

Tucker says Republican promises of more choice under the new plan aren't enough. The health care bill introduced by Republican lawmakers that could replace Obamacare ...

Mar 15 2017

Everything you need to know about the Dutch election on Wednesday

The famously liberal hotbed in northern Europe has always been seen as something of a testing ground for whether a far-right populist surge that sprung up a year ago will...

Mar 15 2017

Hollis: NCAA bracket 'most competitive' in his 5 years

The right side of the bracket is where the experts seem to have the most disagreement. No. 5 seed Virginia will surely welcome a chance at revenge against Villanova...