NCAA tournament 2019 bracket help: Four smartest first-round upset picks of March Madness

Winning your NCAA tournament pool is contingent on making smart picks. Here's a look at the four best bets for bracket-busting by double-digit seeds.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Possible shooting suspect falls to his death near UHD while running from HPD, officers say

Authorities are investigating after a body was found near the University of Houston-Downtown.
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UW’s Mike Hopkins believes in the Pac-12. With 3 teams in the Big Dance, can they prove him right?

Washington joins Oregon and Arizona State in the NCAA tournament with a chance to show the nation the Pac-12 is better than its perception.
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The Latest: Booker says he would reverse transgender ban

DUBUQUE, Iowa (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic race for president (all times local):
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Christchurch shootings: Australian homes raided over NZ mosque attacks

New South Wales police search two homes near the hometown of the alleged Christchurch mosque gunman.
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It's Zion, Duke vs. everybody else in the East

The expectations are high and the pressure may be even higher for the Blue Devils. Can star Zion Williamson lead them to the Final Four?
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A Christchurch Gun Shop Sold Firearms Online to Accused New Zealand Mosque Shooter

It is not clear if the firearms bought online were used in Friday's shootings
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Saints, free agent OL Nick Easton agree to 4-year contract

Saints agree to 4-year contract with ex-Vikings lineman Nick Easton with spot open at center            [Author: AP]
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Trump lights up Twitter with his St. Patrick's Day offensive

Not every presidential tweet is a big news story. Many are diversions, others are just press releases. Newsrooms rightly exercise caution about amplifying his posts. But some days the tweets are so voluminous and so venomous that they are, by themselves, a big story.
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Quick Action, Near Miss and Courage in New Zealand Attacks

A bystander and police preparedness may have helped limit the toll by a gunman equipped to inflict far greater damage.
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White Nationalist Rep. Steve King Posts Violent Meme About New Civil War

Republican lawmaker shares image claiming "red states" have 8 trillion bullets.
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Australia: Termination of lease by landlord with only 3 days notice - Carroll & O'Dea

The Tribunal found the landlords were entitled to re-enter and re-take possession of the premises without further notice.
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Couturier scores late in OT, Flyers beat Penguins 2-1

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Sean Couturier beat Matt Murray with 3 seconds remaining in overtime and the Philadelphia Flyers put together an improbable rally to edge the Pittsburgh Penguins 2-1 on Sunday night. James van Riemsdyk tied the score with 18 seconds left in regulation when Murray’s glove couldn’t quite reach van Riemsdyk’s wrist shot from […]
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Two die at St. Patrick's Day event at Northern Ireland hotel

Two people have died and a number have been injured at a St. Patrick's Day event at a hotel in Northern Ireland, according to police.
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2 die at St. Patrick's event in Northern Ireland

Two people have died and a number have been injured at a St. Patrick's Day event at a hotel in Northern Ireland, according to police.
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Australia: 10 principles of property demolition notices in NSW - Carroll & O'Dea

The Appeal Panel of the Tribunal applied these 10 principles to decide that the demolition notice in this case was valid.
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Paul scores 25 to lead Rockets over Wolves 117-102

HOUSTON (AP) — Chris Paul scored 25 points, tied a career high with six 3-pointers and had 10 assists, and the Houston Rockets used a big third quarter to pull away and get a 117-102 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Sunday night. The game was close throughout the first half and the Rockets were […]
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Russell’s late goal lifts Sporting KC to 1-1 tie with Rapids

COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (AP) — Johnny Russell scored in the closing minutes to help Sporting Kansas City tie the Colorado Rapids 1-1 on Sunday night. Gianluca Busio drew a foul against defender Axel Sjoberg a few yards outside the area and Russell put away the ensuing free kick , lifting it over the leaping 6-foot-7 […]
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No. 1 UCLA completes softball sweep of No. 5 Washington

The Bruins capped the three wins with a 15-6 blowout.
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One year after his retirement, Joe Thomas is completely unrecognizable

It's probably safe to say that Joe Thomas was carrying a little more weight than he needed to while serving as the Cleveland Browns' left tackle. Three days removed from the first anniversary of his retirement, Thomas' podcast co-host Andrew Hawkins shared a photo showing that the 34-year-old now looks skinnier than the average tight end. You can insert your own Cleveland Browns before and after jokes here.
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Being Frank

For the first time a new documentary tells the full story of Chris Sievey, the man behind the mask.
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Getting inside the head of the man who was Frank Sidebottom

For the first time a new documentary tells the full story of Chris Sievey, the man behind the mask.
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Madrid Dispatch: A Bar for Spain’s Radical Right, Run by a Chinese Immigrant

Franco died in 1975, but the dictator’s spirit lives on for a new generation at Bar Oliva in Madrid.
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March Madness 2019: Five upset picks to make in the opening weekend

While picking First and Second Round upsets will not win you your bracket pool/ challenge, it can make a difference when the final votes are tallied. These are some upsets that have a strong likelihood of coming to fruition during the first week of the NCAA Tournament. First Round Upsets No.
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United States: Legislative Update: Section 212(a)(4)(A) Of The Immigration And Nationality Act - Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP

Department of Homeland Security's proposed "public charge" regulation threatens to disproportionately impact the health and general welfare of women and children.
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CNN's Ana Cabrera slams Trump's weekend tweet storm

CNN's Ana Cabrera criticizes President Donald Trump for tweeting about "Saturday Night Live" and the late Sen. John McCain instead of addressing white supremacy and the mosque attacks in New Zealand.
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Ireland: Update For Operators: ComReg Strategy Statement 2019-2021 Consultation - Matheson

ComReg has recently published a draft Strategy Statement for Electronic Communications Services for 2019 – 2021 and is seeking input from stakeholders on ComReg's vision for the secto
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Isle of Man: Diversity Of People And Diversity Of Thought - Appleby

Conversations are taking place across the globe regarding women in business, particularly on boardroom representation and the gender pay gap.
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Black boxes show 'clear similarities' with Indonesia crash, Ethiopia says

Black box data recovered from an Ethiopian Airlines plane that crashed last week show "clear similarities" with a recent crash in Indonesia of the same type of aircraft, Ethiopia's transport minister said on Sunday. The announcement came a week after Ethiopian Airlines flight 302 plummeted into a field southeast of Addis Ababa minutes into its flight to Nairobi, killing all 157 people onboard. The disaster caused the worldwide grounding of the Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft involved after aviation ...
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Kansas hopes to resurrect proof-of-citizenship voting law

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — An appeals court will consider the constitutionality of a struck-down Kansas statute that had required people to provide documents proving U.S. citizenship before they could register to vote. A three-judge panel of the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals will hear arguments Monday in Salt Lake City in a case with […]
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