Daily Archives: March 30, 2019

Virginia shakes off Purdue 80-75 in OT to advance to NCAA Final Four

Virginia, the first No. 1 seed to lose to a 16 seed a year ago, survived overtime and Carsen Edwards’ staggering 3-point show Saturday night to make it to the Final Four for the first time since 1984. Continue reading

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NBA star Kristaps Porzingis reportedly accused of rape in New York

Former New York Knicks player Kristaps Porzingis has been accused of raping a woman in New York just hours after he suffered a career-stalling knee injury during a game last year, reports said Saturday. Continue reading

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Turkish voters go to polls in critical municipal elections

Voters in Turkey began casting ballots in Sunday’s municipal elections, which are seen as a barometer of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s popularity amid a sharp economic downturn in the nation that straddles Europe and Asia. Continue reading

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N. Korea calls for investigation into Madrid embassy attack

North Korea says it wants an investigation into an attack on its embassy in Spain last month, calling it a “grave terrorist attack” and an act of extortion that violates international law. Continue reading

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Plan to rename LA Memorial Coliseum in question after United Airlines balks at proposed revision

A $69 million naming rights deal between the University of Southern California and United Airlines is now in limbo after the school said it wanted to amend the name of the iconic Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum following criticism that the proposed co… Continue reading

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Proposed Hong Kong extradition law changes spark concerns

Business and human rights groups are expressing concern over proposed changes to Hong Kong’s extradition law that would allow suspects to be sent to mainland China where they say they could be subject to torture and unfair prosecution. Continue reading

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Philippine police kill 14 men rights groups say were farmers

Philippine police say 14 suspected communist rebels have been killed after they opened fire during raids but rights groups countered the men were farmers and the latest victim of extrajudicial killings. Continue reading

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Chris Rock slams Jussie Smollett at NAACP awards: ‘What the hell was he thinking?’

Jussie Smollett might have been a no-show at Saturday night’s NAACP Image Awards but that didn’t stop comedian Chris Rock from blasting the “Empire” star. Continue reading

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Bangladesh police arrest building owners over fatal blaze

Police in Bangladesh’s capital have arrested two of the owners of a commercial complex that caught fire last week, killing 26 people and injuring about 70. Continue reading

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Newt Gingrich: US astronauts will land on the moon again âₔ” here’s how to best do it

President Trump and Vice President Pence are committed to returning American astronauts to the moon by 2024. They have bold ideas for new ways of achieving this goal. Continue reading

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Dean McDermott defends wife Tori Spelling over snack she chooses for their kids

Dean McDermott has a message for anyone criticizing his wife, Tori Spelling, who, in a recent Instagram post, wrote about giving her kids muffins as snacks: “It’s a snack people, get over it.� Continue reading

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South Carolina man charged with kidnapping and murder of University of South Carolina student

A South Carolina man was charged Saturday with the kidnapping and murder of University of South Carolina student Samantha Josephson; police say they believe he picked her up in a vehicle, killed her and dumped her body in a wooded area. Continue reading

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Texas Tech topples Gonzaga, locking down 1st Final Four trip

Texas Tech topples Gonzaga, locking down 1st Final Four trip

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2 Air Force commanders relieved of posts after hazing probe

Two commanders of squadrons at Air Force bases in Alaska and Washington state have been relieved of their duties after hazing investigations of their units, KTUU TV station reports . Continue reading

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Suspect arrested in S Carolina university student’s death

Police in South Carolina say they’ve arrested a suspect in connection with the death of a college student. Continue reading

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Demonstrators reported arrested, wounded in Nicaragua

An opposition group says Nicaraguan police have arrested anti-government demonstrators and says three were wounded by gunfire just a day after official negotiators promised to release people detained in earlier protests. Continue reading

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Wisconsin apartment building catches fire; ‘miraculous’ that all occupants accounted for, official says

A Wisconsin apartment building was engulfed in flames in an overnight blaze, and the fire chief said it was “miraculous� that all of its occupants are accounted for. Continue reading

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Andrew McCarthy: In Russia collusion debate, both sides are peddling inflated talking points

Collusion debate rages on, despite Mueller report findings. Continue reading

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New dam collapse in Brazil; no casualties reported

Brazil has suffered another mining dam collapse, though this time there are no reports of dead or missing. Continue reading

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Court strikes down school dress code rule that kept girls in skirts

The traditional-values dress code policy of a North Carolina charter school was tough. Now, it’s also unconstitutional, based on the ruling of a federal judge. Continue reading

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