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Elite Colleges Announce Record Low Admission Rates in Wake of College Cheating Scandal

It is harder than ever to get into the nation’s most selective universities. The news was troubling for many as the federal cheating case continues.
Tags: News, Bribery and Kickbacks, Colleges and Universities, Admissions Standards, College Admissions Scandal (2019


Mitchell, Ingles power Jazz to 128-124 win over Wizards

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Donovan Mitchell scored 35 points, Joe Ingles added 18 points and 10 assists, and the Utah Jazz beat the Washington Wizards 128-124 on Friday night. Rudy Gobert finished with 13 points and 17 rebounds for the Jazz. Jae Crowder added 18 points and Ricky Rubio chipped in 17. Utah shot […]
Tags: Utah, News, Sports, Ap, Salt Lake City, Wizards, Washington Wizards, Utah Jazz, Ricky Rubio, Jae Crowder, Rudy Gobert, Joe Ingles, Donovan Mitchell, Mitchell Ingles


Duke's Zion Williamson delivers the dunk of the NCAA tournament with high-flying alley-oop

Highlight reel machine Zion Williamson skied to catch a high Tre Jones alley-oop pass in transition in Duke's Sweet 16 matchup vs. Virginia Tech.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Ncaa, Usa Today, Duke, Virginia Tech, Zion Williamson


Police allege abuse against Arizona parents who refused to take feverish child to ER

Chandler, Arizona, police are recommending child abuse charges against two parents who refused to take their feverish child to the hospital.            [Author: Arizona Republic]
Tags: News, Arizona, Arizona Republic, Chandler Arizona


Second death this week confirmed at Grand Canyon

In light of reports about a death at the Grand Canyon this week, the National Parks Service confirmed a second person died at Grand Canyon National Park on Tuesday.            [Author: Arizona Republic]
Tags: News, Grand Canyon, National Parks Service, Arizona Republic, Grand Canyon National Park


Monahan scores twice, lead Flames over Ducks 6-1

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Sean Monahan scored twice to set a single-season career high with 33 goals and also added two assists, leading the Calgary Flames to a 6-1 win over the Anaheim Ducks on Friday night. Monahan entered the game with just two goals in his last 19 games, but he broke out with […]
Tags: News, Sports, Calgary Flames, Ducks, Calgary, Anaheim Ducks, Sean Monahan, Alberta AP, Monahan


2019 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony returned to Brooklyn on March 29 to honor the Cleveland-based institution's 34th annual class.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Brooklyn, Usa Today, Cleveland, Roll Hall of Fame


Camera keeps watch over lone bald eagle egg in Arizona

LAKE PLEASANT, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona wildlife officials say the lone surviving egg laid by a pair of nesting bald eagles could begin hatching at any moment. The Arizona Game and Fish Department is livestreaming the view from inside the nest at Lake Pleasant. Since the camera went live in December, more than 320,600 people […]
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Suarez is ready to start for Arsenal - Emery

Unai Emery believes Denis Suarez is ready to start for Arsenal but insists he must be ready to make an impact regardless of how long he plays.
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Hijacked captain recalls 'horror' in Mediterranean Sea as migrants took over ship

Libyan crew feared for their lives as rescued passengers demanded to go to Europe not Africa Migrants who hijacked an oil tanker after it rescued them in the Mediterranean Sea seized metal objects and began smashing the ship and threatening crew members after they realised they were being returned to Libya, the ship’s captain said.Nader el-Hiblu, the 42-year-old Libyan captain of the El Hiblu 1 ship, said he and five other crew members feared they could be killed during the “horror” that played ...
Tags: Europe, Africa, World news, Middle East and North Africa, Migration, Italy, Libya, Malta, Nader, Mediterranean Sea, Hiblu


Racing resumes at famed Santa Anita Park after 22 horse deaths

Racing resumed Friday at Santa Anita Park after 22 horses died this season.
Tags: Cnn, Santa Anita Park


Australian budget to give security agencies $570m in extra funding

Labor says government has been ‘dragged kicking and screaming to restore funding’ to Asio and the federal policeAustralia’s counter-terrorism and counter-intelligence operations will get a funding injection of more than half a billion dollars in Tuesday’s federal budget.The $570m boost includes packages for the Australian Security Intelligence Organisation (Asio) and the Australian federal police, and will fund programs such as anti-drone technology for the police. Continue reading...
Tags: Labor, Australia news, Australian politics, Australian Security And Counter-terrorism, Scott Morrison, Peter Dutton, ASIO, Security Intelligence Organisation Asio, Australian budget 2019


Towns’ free throw lifts Timberwolves over Warriors in OT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Karl-Anthony Towns made a free throw with 0.5 seconds remaining in overtime after Stephen Curry led a frantic rally to tie the game, lifting the Minnesota Timberwolves to a 131-130 victory over the Golden State Warriors on Friday night. Minnesota led by nine with 1:41 remaining in the extra period before Curry […]
Tags: News, Minnesota, Minneapolis, Sports, Ap, Minnesota Timberwolves, Golden State Warriors, Stephen Curry, Timberwolves, Karl Anthony Towns


'Invisible Man' Liu Bolin hides 20 people in famous Chinese painting

With bright red acrylic paint smeared in their hair, the subjects of Chinese artist Liu Bolin's latest work pose side-by-side in a scene that evokes one of China's most historically significant battles.
Tags: China, Cnn, Liu Bolin


'Invisible Man' hides 20 people in famous Chinese painting

With bright red acrylic paint smeared in their hair, the subjects of Chinese artist Liu Bolin's latest work pose side-by-side in a scene that evokes one of China's most historically significant battles.
Tags: News, China, Stories, Liu Bolin


Wealthy parents appear in court in college admissions scam

From a Napa Valley vintner to a Hot Pockets heiress, a procession of wealthy parents made their first appearances in federal court Friday on charges they paid bribes to get their children into top colleges.
Tags: News, Napa Valley


Freddy Galvis's aggressive base running helps Blue Jays down Tigers 6-0

TORONTO — As Toronto Blue Jays shortstop Freddy Galvis rounded first he had his eyes locked on the glove of Detroit Tigers centre-fielder Mikie Mahtook. When Galvis saw the ball bounce out of Mahtook's hand, he knew he had to push his hit to the limit.Galvis rounded second and then slid into third to clear the bases and give the Blue Jays a four-run lead as Toronto beat Detroit 6-0 on Friday night. Turning that single into what was effectively a triple cashed in Justin Smoak, Teoscar Hernan...
Tags: News, Toronto, Blue Jays, Mlb, Tigers, Montreal, Detroit, Major League Baseball, Detroit Tigers, Toronto Blue Jays, Milwaukee Brewers, Tampa Bay Rays, Rivera, Charlie, Shoemaker, Hernandez


Towns’ FT in OT wins it for Wolves after Curry’s late rally

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Karl-Anthony Towns made a free throw with 0.5 seconds remaining in overtime after Stephen Curry led a frantic rally to tie the game, lifting the Minnesota Timberwolves to a 131-130 victory over the Golden State Warriors on Friday night. Minnesota led by nine with 1:41 remaining in the extra period before Curry […]
Tags: News, Minnesota, Minneapolis, Sports, Ap, Minnesota Timberwolves, Curry, Golden State Warriors, Stephen Curry, Karl Anthony Towns


Remembering two young lives lost in Burien

Candles flickered and balloons waved in the wind as family and friends gathered in memory of Eveona Cortez and Elizabeth Juarez, teenage girls gunned down at an apartment complex in Burien one year ago Thursday. Cortez was 19 when she was shot alongside Juarez, who was only 13 at the time they were killed at […]
Tags: News, Local News, Cortez, Juarez, Burien, Eveona Cortez, Elizabeth Juarez


Angels' Justin Upton to miss 8-12 weeks with turf toe

Los Angeles Angels outfielder Justin Upton will miss eight to 12 weeks with a turf toe injury            [Author: AP]
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Mississippi St. advances with 76-53 victory over Arizona St.

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Teaira McCowan had 22 points and 13 rebounds, and top-seeded Mississippi State earned a spot in the Elite Eight for the third straight season with a 76-53 victory Friday night over No. 5 Arizona State. The Bulldogs (33-2) will face the winner of Friday’s late game between second-seeded Oregon and No. […]
Tags: News, Mississippi, Oregon, Sports, Portland, Mississippi State, Ore AP, Arizona St, Teaira McCowan, Arizona State The Bulldogs


Angels’ Justin Upton to miss 8-12 weeks with turf toe

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Los Angeles Angels outfielder Justin Upton will miss eight to 12 weeks with a turf toe injury. Upton ran into the outfield wall at Angel Stadium while chasing a flyball during an exhibition game Sunday. The injury was initially diagnosed as a sprain and Upton was placed on the 10-day injured […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Los Angeles Angels, Upton, Justin Upton, Oakland Calif, Angel Stadium


Read Trent Reznor’s Rock Hall of Fame Speech Praising The Cure’s ‘Gigantic Impact’

Nine Inch Nails frontman Trent Reznor isn’t always a fan for awards ceremonies, but he made an exception for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in Brooklyn tonight (March 29) where he introduced the Cure. Also inducted into the 2019 class were Stevie Nicks, Roxy Music, Def Leppard and the Zombies. During his speech, […]
Tags: News, Brooklyn, The Cure, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Trent Reznor, Roll Hall of Fame, Rock Hall, Stevie Nicks Roxy Music Def Leppard


Fuehring, Durr lead Louisville past Oregon State 61-44

Sam Fuehring had 17 and nine rebounds, Asia Durr scored 17 points, and top-seeded Louisville clamped down on defense again, defeating No. 4 Oregon State 61-44 to reach the Elite Eight            [Author: AP]
Tags: News, Ap, Oregon State, Louisville, Asia Durr, Sam Fuehring, Fuehring Durr


Janet Jackson dedicates Rock Hall honor to 2-year-old son: 'You are my life'

"Rhythm Nation" singer Janet Jackson was feted at Friday's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction in New York, where she thanked her young son and family.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, New York, News, Usa Today, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Janet Jackson


This password manager puts security and ease of use at the forefront

Privacy and security are among the most hotly debated topics in the tech world, and with good reason. After security lapses and plenty of data breaches, there is a heightened sense of concern around our data -- which leads me to ask, are you using a password manager?
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LSU plunges into uncertainty after NCAA Tournament exit

WASHINGTON (AP) — LSU players were able to push aside thoughts about suspended coach Will Wade and the program’s scandal because they were still alive in the NCAA Tournament. Now that their season is over, questions abound on Wade’s status and the potential exits of key players to the NBA Draft. Third-seeded LSU was eliminated […]
Tags: News, Washington, Sports, LSU, Ap, Nba, Ncaa, Wade, Will Wade


Warriors, Timberwolves crazy OT finish includes controversial call, late KD foul

The Golden State Warriors seemed to be on their way to another comfortable, double-digit victory over the lowly Minnesota Timberwolves on the road on Friday — and then the game turned weird.
Tags: News, Minnesota Timberwolves, Golden State Warriors


GAME RECAP: Trail Blazers 118, Hawks 98

Damian Lillard scores 36 points as the Trail Blazers get the win over the Hawks, 118-98.
Tags: News, Sports, Damian Lillard, Hawks


Cards’ Goldschmidt hits 3 HRs, walked intentionally in 9th

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Paul Goldschmidt hit three home runs and then was intentionally walked in the ninth inning with a chance to tie the major league record, and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Milwaukee Brewers 9-5 Friday night. Brewers manager Craig Counsell signaled for the free pass with one out and a runner on […]
Tags: News, Milwaukee, Sports, Ap, St Louis Cardinals, Milwaukee Brewers, Brewers, Goldschmidt, Paul Goldschmidt, Craig Counsell



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