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World NCAA Tournament Predictions: Can Loyola upset Miami? 3/15/18
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The Tar Heels' mark was above their season average of 0.211, while the Hurricanes' was below their season average of 0.197. While it is more hard for a No. Then after that, you make decisions one day at a time . "It isn't the first time somebody has slept on us", Huell said. We're just going to prove them wrong, like always.

World Pregnant blogger jailed for killing boyfriend in YouTube 'stunt' gone wrong
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Perez was asked by Ruiz, 22, to fire a gun from a 30cm away, as he held a hardback encyclopedia to protect himself from the bullet, in June past year. Come morning, Monalisa and her boyfriend left the house and set up two cameras in their front yard. She also said they were shooting "one of the most risky videos ever" for her YouTube channel that now has over 25,000 subscribers.

World Bulldogs Invited To NIT, First Postseason Appearance Since 2012
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UW pushed its non-conference record to 10-3 and surpassed its win total from last season. ESPN bracketologist Charlie Crème correctly predicted 31 of the 32 at-large teams chosen. "We've worked hard all year to get to postseason", the elder Weatherspoon said. "Once they have tickets to turn back in that goes to the other seven teams that are here, so then they have the option to pick up the rest of them".

World Wreath laying ceremony of soldiers killed in Sukma Naxal attack
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CM Raman Singh and MoS for Home Affairs Hansraj Ahir paid tributes to the slain soldiers. "We will also focus on the intelligence mechanism". Both the jawans were the members of a team, which was searching for Maoists who blew up their vehicle that was carrying them in Sukma forest.

World Fox News And Alex Jones Are Getting Sued For Pushing Fake News
Author: 0 Fox News And Alex Jones Are Getting Sued For Pushing Fake News

In a statement on Tuesday, Joel and Mary Rich wrote: "The pain and anguish that comes from seeing your murdered son's life and legacy treated as a mere political football is beyond comprehension". Llamas reported that the Rich family said they never received an apology from Fox News for the coverage. Fox News declined comment citing the pending litigation.

World Penny Hardaway considered heavy favorite to replace Tubby Smith at Memphis
Author: 0 Penny Hardaway considered heavy favorite to replace Tubby Smith at Memphis

Unlike Ollie, which could have likely saved his job with some more wins, the writing seemed to be on the wall at Memphis from nearly the moment that Tubby Smith arrived. While it hasn't been confirmed who will replace Smith, Hardaway starred collegiately at Memphis, and he is now the head coach East High in Memphis, Tennessee.

World 2 policemen killed in S. Afghan auto bombing
Author: 0 2 policemen killed in S. Afghan auto bombing

Taliban fighters on Monday briefly took control of the administrative building of Farah's Anar Dara district, killing eight police, before they were beaten back by security forces, officials said. The Taliban claimed the attack. We sought global support for a well-coordinated counterterrorism strategy to defeat Taliban militants who continue to provide an operational umbrella under which more than 20 other transnational terrorist groups operate in Afghanistan.

World OIC condemns attack on Palestine PM in Gaza
Author: 0 OIC condemns attack on Palestine PM in Gaza

The six-hour meeting was convened in an ornate room of the Eisenhower office building adjacent to the White House , hosted by senior presidential adviser Jared Kushner and Jason Greenblatt, the president's special representative for Middle East peace talks.

World NCAA Tournament 2018: Winners and Losers of Day 2
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ET on Tuesday, before the St. Bonaventure Bonnies play the UCLA Bruins at 9:10 p.m. ET. Raasean Davis is the top scorer for the Eagles . Texas Southern likes to get up and down the floor and score, averaging 77 points per game and scoring 90 or more in seven games this season.

World Red Cross aid convoy enters Syria's eastern Ghouta
Author: 0 Red Cross aid convoy enters Syria's eastern Ghouta

Seven years of war. The United Nations has made repeated demands for an immediate ceasefire in Eastern Ghouta, but they have gone unheeded. This Tuesday, March 7, 2017 frame grab from video provided by Arab 24 network, shows USA forces take up positions on the outskirts of the Syrian town, Manbij, a flashpoint between Turkish troops and allied Syrian fighters and US-backed Kurdish fighters, in al-Asaliyah village, Aleppo province, Syria.

World UP bypoll results: Wake-up call for BJP
Author: 0 UP bypoll results: Wake-up call for BJP

Yogi Adityanath, who had represented Gorakhpur seat in the Lok Sabha for five times, winning the last elections in 2014 with a margin of 3.13 lakh votes, resigned from the seat after he was became the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh. "Our ties are good with everyone", he said, commenting on the BSP's support to the Samajwadi Party in the Uttar Pradesh by-polls. "When the candidates were declared, the SP, BSP and Congress were not together...they had not joined hands then.

World Pikeville Officer Killed; Police Search For Suspect
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The officers spoke with the car's occupants and searched around a house nearby for suspects who possibly fled on foot, according to the release. While looking around the area, troopers say Hamilton and Martin were separated. The body was transported back to the community in what turned out to be an emotional processional. Police officers, firefighters and others stood saluting as Hamilton's flag-draped casket was carried into the funeral home.

World Nobel victor hospitalized in USA, wife found dead
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The Ogle County Sheriff's Office said in a news release that deputies found the body of Sumire Negishi, 80, and the couple's auto Tuesday at Orchard Hills Landfill in Rockford, shortly after they found Ei-ichi Negishi, 82, walking nearby.

World BJP, Congress members trade blows inside Gujarat Assembly; 3 MLAs suspended
Author: 0 BJP, Congress members trade blows inside Gujarat Assembly; 3 MLAs suspended

The ruckus began when Speaker Rajendra Trivedi stopped Vikram Madam of the Congress from expressing his views during a discussion on an issue after the Question Hour. "In fact, later when we were out of the House, Congress MLA Baldev Thakor threatened to break my legs". "The exemplary action is necessary to discourage others from committing similar acts in future".

World House passes bill to improve school safety in wake of Parkland shooting
Author: 0 House passes bill to improve school safety in wake of Parkland shooting

The STOP (Students, Teachers, and Officers Preventing) School Violence Act would develop anonymous telephone and online systems where people could report threats of violence. In a statement released on Wednesday the White House said the legislation would help protect children and reiterated its support for arming teachers or other school personnel.

World Navy airmen die after jet crashes off Key West
Author: 0 Navy airmen die after jet crashes off Key West

Florida Keys marina owner Barbie Wilson told Local News 10 that the F-18 caught fire in the air and then appeared to crash almost one mile from the runway. Wilson said that divers are in the water, contributing to the rescue effort. The Associated Press reports the pilots are based out of Naval Air Station Oceana in Virginia Beach.

World Northwestern University says gunman report on campus a hoax
Author: 0 Northwestern University says gunman report on campus a hoax

At 3:11 p.m. on Wednesday, Evanston police tweeted they checked the area and found "no evidence of a victim, scene or gunman". Ryan Glew said a call to police reporting shots fired at Engelhart Hall , a graduate student residence, was a "swatting" hoax.

World New documents link second Trump Organization lawyer with porn star Stormy Daniels
Author: 0 New documents link second Trump Organization lawyer with porn star Stormy Daniels

Meteorologists always say that storms are unpredictable, and this Stormy Daniels one is taking twists and turns no one could have seen coming. Daniels contends that the agreement is void because Trump never signed it. A hearing in scheduled for July 12. The Wall Street Journal reported earlier on Martin's involvement in the request for a restraining order . Her lawyer argues that it isn't appropriate for her to preside over a case involving the president while she is seeking a federal ...

World UP bypoll results shows end of overhyped Modi magic: Ker CM
Author: 0 UP bypoll results shows end of overhyped Modi magic: Ker CM

The fact that the BJP lost both the seats - Gorakhpur was vacated by Adityanath and Phulpur by his deputy Keshav Prasad Maurya - was a reason for review, the chief minister added. No tactical mistake in fighting the two elections alone. Reacting to the poll debacle, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said it was because of "over confidence" and the last-minute alliance between the SP and BSP that led to the loss.

World Finland tops ranking of countries with happiest population, immigrants
Author: 0 Finland tops ranking of countries with happiest population, immigrants

According to Jeffrey Sachs, a leading USA development economist who contributed to the report , "the U.S. happiness ranking is falling, in part because of the ongoing epidemics of obesity , substance abuse, and untreated depression". "Free health care and free university education goes a long way when it comes to happiness". "In the Nordic countries, Bernie Sanders is not viewed as progressive - he is just common sense", added Wiking, referring to the leftwing USA politician who galvanised ...

World Right-wing hate group Britain First banned from Facebook
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The Britain First page and the pages for both Golding and Fransen have now been removed for "repeatedly [posting] content created to incite animosity and hatred against minority groups". The PM has been calling on social media companies to take more responsibility for content posted on their sites. She said she welcomed the announcement by Facebook.

World Killed, Several Injured In Lahore Blast; Police Suspected To Be Target
Author: 0 Killed, Several Injured In Lahore Blast; Police Suspected To Be Target

At least nine policemen, including an officer, were among the wounded, Ashraf said. The suicide attacker for Mall Road blast was traced back to Afghanistan while an accomplice was nabbed. A fire ball was seen after the blast at the Nisar Police Check Post. The Taliban group Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan claimed responsibility, saying it was a suicide attack.

World France to take legal action against Google, Apple
Author: 0 France to take legal action against Google, Apple

Apple and Google are not saying anything about the court moves. An investigation by the ministry's fraud office determined that there "significant imbalances" in the relationship between the companies and developers between 2015 and 2017. Le Maire has always been a critic of tech firms, calling for the taxation of tech companies revenue rather than their profit and has argued that these tech firms use loopholes and safe havens to pay very little tax in countries that they're based in.

World Turkish army surrounds Syrian city of Afrin
Author: 0 Turkish army surrounds Syrian city of Afrin

The Syrian Kurdish YPG militia said the Turkish army took control of the dam on Maydanki lake and a water pumping station last week. "We urge Russian Federation to stop creating distractions and compel the Assad regime to stop brutalizing innocent Syrian citizens and allow much-needed aid to reach the people of East Ghouta and other remote areas", Pentagon spokesman Eric Pahon said.

World Chinese reporter's dramatic eye-roll breaks the internet and gets censored
Author: 0 Chinese reporter's dramatic eye-roll breaks the internet and gets censored

The eye-roll was filmed by state-run broadcaster CCTV and was even filmed on mobile phones by mainland netizens and shared online. Reporters from media outlets based overseas but with ties back to China's state media apparatus are often called on at government events so that Beijing can appear to cede the floor to "foreign" journalists - who will nonetheless toe the party line.

World McCabe could be fired before Federal Bureau of Investigation retirement
Author: 0 McCabe could be fired before Federal Bureau of Investigation retirement

Ms Sanders also deflected questions about a report that Mr Trump asked Mr McCabe who he voted for in the 2016 election, saying the two "have had limited and pretty non-substantive conversations". officials to speak with reporters about an investigation into the Clinton Foundation . The Justice Department's inspector general said that McCabe had not been forthcoming during the review, though details about what the official failed to say were not clear.

World HUD gets caught in lie about Ben Carson's $31000 dining set
Author: 0 HUD gets caught in lie about Ben Carson's $31000 dining set

Carson picked out", Rodriguez wrote in the August 29 2017 email . The staffer told Carson the quote seemed to be reasonable and justified the purchase because the previous furniture was purchased in 1988, and receipts showed HUD moved forward with the purchase - which was now $7,000 higher - four months later.

World New Yellow warning for Snow and Ice
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In addition, snow showers are likely throughout Sunday in the South East, East Anglia and into the East Midlands. A front moving from the south-west towards the north-east is set to bring heavy rain to parts of the United Kingdom today and tomorrow, along with strong winds.

World Forecast: Warm and windy today in the Omaha area
Author: 0 Forecast: Warm and windy today in the Omaha area

Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 62. South southeast wind 8 to 17 miles per hour. Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 14. Gusty southwest winds and sunny skies will help temperatures rise well into the 60s over eastern Nebraska and southwest Iowa on Wednesday .

World Third Nor'Easter Brings Power Outages to the Northeast
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The wind will gust up to 33 miles per hour. In Massachusetts, over 3,400 snow crews are out to clear messy roads. The snow will continue through the night, although wane in intensity. "I can imagine everyone here hates it but for me it's quite an experience". Two trains traveling between Washington and NY were also canceled. Amtrak initially said train service would be suspended until at least 11 a.m.

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Author: 0 "The Crown"'s Queen Elizabeth was paid less than her male co-star

Details of Matt Smith's own salary weren't disclosed at the time of writing, though Netflix has vowed to stamp out The Crown's own gender pay gap before Olivia Colman headlines season 3. Helena Bonham-Carter will replace Vanessa Kirby as Elizabeth's sister, the late Princess Margaret. According to Variety , Foy earned $40,000 per episode with Smith's salary remaining undisclosed but definitely higher .

World Dem operatives fume after Hillary disses Trump voters
Author: 0 Dem operatives fume after Hillary disses Trump voters

The more she talks, the more Democrats and her former allies have moved away from her because they fear her words will only destroy the party. " She put herself in a position where [Democrats] from states that Trump won will have to distance themselves from her even more ", another former Clinton aide told the Web site.

World Oil Markets Calm As Data Shows Smaller Inventory Build-Up (USO)
Author: 0 Oil Markets Calm As Data Shows Smaller Inventory Build-Up (USO)

Production rose as well, with USA output hitting 10.38 million barrels a day, a new weekly record; all-time daily output measured on a monthly basis broke a 47-year record in November. Iraq is talking with the Kurds and Turkey about restarting crude shipments from fields in the Kirkuk area of northern Iraq, Oil Minister Jabbar al-Luaibi told reporters in Basra.

World Teacher 'Accidentally' Fires Gun In Class
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Alexander was demonstrating how to handle a gun safely when it fired. "It's just so insane, I can't believe it", he said . The incident comes amid a national debate on school safety and whether teachers should be armed on school campuses.

World 'Open revolt' at the State Department over Tillerson dismissal, reporter says
Author: 0 'Open revolt' at the State Department over Tillerson dismissal, reporter says

Tillerson was frequently at odds with the mercurial president and Trump said that while he and Tillerson got along "quite well" they "disagreed on things", notably the Iran nuclear deal. "There's nobody to be a check and balance on Trump. We will see what happened next", Goldstein said in statement to CNN. "But rumors have swirled for about six months that the Trump-Tillerson relationship was in awful shape".

World Another ex-S. Korean leader questioned in corruption probe
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He said he has many things to say as a former president but said he's determined to "save his breath". Before entering the prosecution building, the former president stopped in front of hundreds of press members to deliver a brief message to the nation.

World McKeever wins 11th career gold medal at the Paralympic Winter Games
Author: 0 McKeever wins 11th career gold medal at the Paralympic Winter Games

She hopes her success will bring the Paralympic Games the same attention as the Olympics. Yury Holub of Belarus won the silver medal with a time of 47 minutes, 7.5 seconds. For Pick this is not the last bite at the Paralympic cherry with the banked slalom to follow on Thursday, with fellow snowboarders Ben Moore and James Barnes-Miller also in action.

World Industry groups say US tariffs will cost jobs, raise prices
Author: 0 Industry groups say US tariffs will cost jobs, raise prices

Analysts said that the European Union could also offer Trump help on China , a frequent target of the American president, which produces roughly half the world's steel. "Remember, we're the biggest supplier of steel to the USA but we're also the biggest buyer of their steel and we also have to remember that if you get higher steel and aluminum prices in the United States, you're going to have big job losses from industries that use aluminum and steel".

World Philippines to quit International Criminal Court: Duterte
Author: 0 Philippines to quit International Criminal Court: Duterte

Duterte said Wednesday that the court can not have jurisdiction over him because the Philippine Senate's ratification in 2011 of the Rome Statute that established the court was never publicized as required by law. Opened in 2002, the ICC is the world's only permanent war crimes court and aims to prosecute the worst abuses when national courts are unable or unwilling.

World Bihar By-Election Result 2018; RJD leads by 8899 votes
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In the Bhabua and Jehanabad Assembly constituencies in Bihar , where bypolls were also held, the voter turnout was 54.03 per cent and 50.06 per cent respectively, Bihar's Chief Electoral Officer Ajay V Nayak said. Counting of votes is underway. The RJD-led Grand Alliance in Bihar took a lead on Wednesday over the BJP in the Araria Lok Sabha and the Jahanabad Assembly seats while the BJP was ahead in the Bhabhua Assembly seat.

World Trump says watching courts before acting on gun age limits
Author: 0 Trump says watching courts before acting on gun age limits

So that of course is probably the most controversial part of the plan. Jointly chaired by Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos, Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar, and Attorney General Jeff Sessions , the commission will consider bigger-picture concerns.

World Angela Merkel Re-Eelected For Fourth Term as Chancellor of Germany
Author: 0 Angela Merkel Re-Eelected For Fourth Term as Chancellor of Germany

The parliamentary lower house voted in favour of her 364-315 - paving the way for Merkel's fourth term at the helm. Following a disastrous election result that came after four years as Merkel's junior coalition partner, the Social Democrats agreed to join the new government only after lengthy internal wrangling.

World Iran offers Pakistan, China participation in India's strategic Chabahar port project
Author: 0 Iran offers Pakistan, China participation in India's strategic Chabahar port project

Sources privy to Pakistan High Commission in India, the issue was raised with Ministry of External Affairs and demanded the government to keep a check on security agencies' authorities. "We are taking measures to do that and there is an open invitation to Pakistan to participate in that", he said. The invitation extended to Pakistan by the Iranian foreign minister comes at the back of Indian officials repeatedly stating that the port is of strategic importance to India as it will allow India ...

World Maine's congressional delegation focuses on Tillerson's replacement
Author: 0 Maine's congressional delegation focuses on Tillerson's replacement

Critics expressed dismay at the decision to swap out top diplomats so soon before the unprecedented meeting and anxious that Pompeo would encourage Trump to scrap the 2015 Iran nuclear deal and be hawkish on North Korea . His sacking was announced just hours after his comments on Monday that the recent poisoning of a former Russian spy and his daughter in the United Kingdom was "a really egregious act" that appears to have "clearly" come from Russia .

World United Nations human rights chief says Duterte needs psychiatric evaluation
Author: 0 United Nations human rights chief says Duterte needs psychiatric evaluation

The Foreign Affairs ministry specifically slammed Zeid's comments which "insult leaders of member-states without first giving them due process", warning that such practice could set a unsafe precedent. "Why? Because you are insulting me. Why?" "Instead of attacking the messenger, states and other stakeholders should engage and address the human rights concerns raised by mandate-holders", he said in Geneva.