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How the 68 NCAA tournament teams fared in March Madness

A quick look at the teams participating in the NCAA tournament, how they got there and how they were sent home.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Ncaa, Usa Today


March Sadness: Agony of defeat in the 2019 NCAA tournament

The NCAA tournament can produce the highest of highs. For the losing team, it can be the ultimate agony.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Ncaa, Usa Today


The waters are rising, the floods are coming. What are we doing to save ourselves?

Experts say some areas will experience more violent and wetter storms as climate change makes global weather more variable and extreme.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Usa Today


Clorox tells Lysol to clean up its act in false-advertising lawsuit

Clorox is suing the maker of Lysol for false advertising and telling its competitor to come clean on its ads.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Usa Today, Clorox


Check your tickets: Powerball $550M winning numbers announced

The winning numbers were 10, 14, 50, 53, 63 and Mega Ball 21.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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New Zealand bans military-style assault rifles after deadliest attack in nation's history

New Zealand is banning all assault rifles, high-capacity magazines and military-style semi-automatic rifles in response to the nation's deadliest massacre in history Friday            [Author: USA TODAY]
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'I hope we have enough butter': Costco selling gigantic lobster claws at some stores, shoppers say

Giant tubs of macaroni and cheese, move over. Massive lobster claws have been spots at some Costco Wholesale clubs.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Usa Today, Costco


Tampa Bay Buccaneers become first NFL team with two female coaches

New Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Bruce Arians made good on his word to hire full-time women coaches.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, NFL, Usa Today, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Bruce Arians, New Tampa Bay Buccaneers


'Empire' creator Lee Daniels: Cast experiencing pain, anger after Jussie Smollett incident

"Empire" creator Lee Daniels talks in an instagram video about how the cast has "experienced pain and anger and sadness" since "the incident."            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Usa Today, Lee Daniels, Jussie Smollett


Ex-spa owner Yang denies working as Chinese spy selling access to Trump in first interview

The former owner of a Florida spa named in a human trafficking investigation refuted reports about selling access to President Donald Trump on NBC.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Florida, Usa, News, Nbc, Usa Today, Donald Trump, Trump, Yang


Devin Nunes sued a Twitter account dedicated to a cow. Now it has more followers than him

Rep. Devin Nunes, R-Calif., filed a $250 million lawsuit earlier this week against Twitter and a number of parody accounts. Now, one dedicated to a cow has surpassed him on Twitter.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Usa Today, Calif, Devin Nunes


Trump escalates attacks on John McCain, says never got a 'thank you' for approving late senator's funeral

Donald Trump used a speech in Ohio to air grievances about John McCain and says he never got a "thank you" for the late senator's funeral.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Ohio, John Mccain, Usa Today, Donald Trump, Trump


Farewell, Florence and Michael: Names of deadly, destructive hurricanes retired

The names of last year's two monster hurricanes – Florence and Michael – will never be used again after they were officially "retired" Thursday.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Devin Nunes sued a Twitter account dedicated to a cow. Now it has more followers than he does

Rep. Devin Nunes filed a $250 million lawsuit against Twitter and a number of parody accounts. Now, one dedicated to a cow has, um, mooved past him.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Dog stored in cargo hold dies on 11-hour Amsterdam-to-LA flight on Air France-KLM

A dog was found dead on an Air France-KLM flight from Amsterdam to Los Angeles Tuesday.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, La, Los Angeles, Amsterdam, Usa Today, Air France KLM


Meet Wofford's version of Steph Curry, and he's about to make NCAA three-point history

Wofford senior shooting guard Fletcher Magee has developed into one of the best three-point shooters in NCAA history.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Ncaa, Usa Today, Steph Curry, Wofford, Fletcher Magee


FBI joins criminal probe into Boeing 737 Max 8 safety certification in wake of crashes

The FBI has joined the widening criminal probe into how Boeing's 737 Max 8 jets were deemed as safe in the months before two of them crashed in Indonesia and Ethiopia,            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Indonesia, Fbi, Ethiopia, Usa Today, Boeing


What would NHL stars earn without a salary cap? Not quite Mike Trout money

Mike Trout is set to establish a new professional sports high with a $426.5 million deal. What could NHL stars make without a salary cap?            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Syracuse suspends Frank Howard indefinitely; he will miss NCAA tournament game vs. Baylor

Syracuse guard Frank Howard will miss start of the NCAA tournament after he was suspended indefinitely for a violation of athletic department policy.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Ncaa, Syracuse, Usa Today, Baylor, Frank Howard


Oldest egg fossil discovered inside ancient mama bird

Scientists have discovered the first fossil bird ever found with an egg preserved inside its body, a new study reports.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Where is Brandon Pirri?

Four, three, two, one. Those numbers speak to the career of one, Brandon Pirri, the journeyman winger who is currently a member of the Vegas Golden Knights. His path to the Golden Knights has been an interesting one, to say the least. At just 27 years old, Pirri has already been a part of five different organizations, playing meaningful NHL games for each team. Now with the Golden Knights, Pirri is experiencing an unfortunately familiar fate, stuck as the odd-man out, the dreaded healthy scratch...
Tags: Florida, Usa, Sport, Chicago, AHL, Hockey, NHL, Vegas, New York Rangers, Chicago Blackhawks, Anaheim Ducks, Florida Panthers, Blackhawks, Hawks, Anaheim, Andy Marlin


America's 5 favorite dog breeds are...

Can you guess the top dog on the American Kennel Club's annual registry list? Here's a hint: not much has changed in the last three decades!            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Pleatco to buy APEL International, Milton Manufacturing

Pleatco, a portfolio company of Align Capital Partners, said March 18 that it acquired APEL International and Milton Manufacturing. Financial terms weren’t announced. APEL, of Louisville, Kentucky, designs and makes pleated filter cartridges, pleated bags, and other filtration products for mission-critical industrial air applications. Milton, of Milton, Ontario, provides spun bond, paper, felt, and pleated bag filters for OEM customers. PRESS RELEASE Align Capital Partners’ Pleatco Platform Expa...
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Fight against robocalls continues as AT&T, Comcast complete test of verified call

The fight against robocalls can even bring telecom rivals together.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Jessica Simpson welcomes baby girl Birdie Mae Johnson

Jessica Simpson and husband Eric Johnson's third baby was born March 19 weighing 10 pounds and 13 ounces.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Trump escalates attacks on John McCain, says never got a 'thank you' for late senator's funeral

Donald Trump used a speech in Ohio to air grievances about John McCain and says he never got a "thank you" for the late senator's funeral.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Ohio, John Mccain, Usa Today, Donald Trump, Trump


Target’s Archer Farms Coffee to be 100% Sustainable by 2022

Minneapolis based Target has committed 100% of its private brand Archer Farms coffee to be certified sustainable by 2022 according to the Fair Trade USA standard or an equivalent. In collaboration with Fair Trade USA, they will partner with suppliers who meet Fair Trade social, economic and environmental standards, ultimately striving to enable coffee farmers to receive better prices and invest in their communities. This announcement comes at a pivotal moment for coffee farmers around the world ...
Tags: Usa, Featured, Minneapolis, Peru, Target, Branding, Fair Trade USA, Archer Farms, Archer Farms Coffee, Lenin Tocto Minga, APROCASSI Coffee Cooperative


Jacinda Ardern leads New Zealand in aftermath of killings police say could have been worse

Suspect in last week's terror attack on mosques in New Zealand that killed 50 people was likely on his way to carry out a third shooting, police said.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Youth hockey goalie's mask features Donald Trump in brick wall theme

Artist Doug Wager created the mask - which features President Trump holding a trowel and brick - for a 14-year-old player in Pennsylvania.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Pennsylvania, Usa Today, Donald Trump, Trump, Doug Wager


Call Donald Trump what he is: the meddler in chief in everyone’s business

Trump claims to have slashed regulations. Actually, what he has done is impose new layers of government intervention according to his whims: Our view            [Author: USA TODAY]
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