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Auburn survives New Mexico State and more NCAA tournament action in March Madness Day 1

The ball is tipped on the first Thursday of the NCAA tournament and March Madness truly begins. Follow along with live updates from the day.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Ncaa, Usa Today, New Mexico State


Jimmy Carter to become the oldest living former US president in history on Friday

Jimmy Carter on Thursday tied Bush at 94 years and 171 days old. The 39th U.S. president was born October 1, 1924.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Midwest flooding could be costly: In Nebraska, tab is $1.3 billion and rising with waters

Midwest flooding that has overwhelmed levees and swamped wide swaths of Nebraska, Wisconsin and Iowa is creating a 'slow-moving natural disaster' that could cost some states billions.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Why Amy Schumer, husband Chris Fischer wanted to speak about his autism spectrum disorder

"I just wanted to encourage people to not be afraid of that stigma," Amy Schumer said as a guest on "Late Night" of husband Chris Fischer's autism.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Britain's leader Theresa May pleads for Brexit delay

European leaders will decide whether to grant the United Kingdom a delay over Brexit, scheduled in just eight days.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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'Slow-moving natural disaster': Flooding could plague Midwest into summer

Flooding that has overwhelmed levees and swamped wide swaths of Nebraska, Wisconsin and Iowa is creating a 'slow-moving natural disaster.'            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Iowa, Usa Today, Midwest, Nebraska Wisconsin


Facebook employees given access to hundreds of millions of users' passwords

Millions of Facebook users had account passwords exposed in plain text that could be searched by employees at the social media company.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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4 things to know about Jacinda Ardern, New Zealand's prime minister

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is the youngest New Zealand leader in more than a century.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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'Game of Thrones' star Emilia Clarke survived 2 aneurysms between seasons of hit show

In an essay for The New Yorker, "Game of Thrones" actress Emilia Clarke opened up about surviving two aneurysms between seasons of the HBO hit.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Midwest flooding could be costly: In Nebraska, tab is $130 billion and rising with waters

Midwest flooding that has overwhelmed levees and swamped wide swaths of Nebraska, Wisconsin and Iowa is creating a 'slow-moving natural disaster' that could cost some states billions.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Iowa, Nebraska, Usa Today, Nebraska Wisconsin


LSU survives Yale and more NCAA tournament action from the first day of March Madness

The ball is tipped on the first Thursday of the NCAA tournament and March Madness truly begins. Follow along with live updates from the day.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, LSU, Yale, Ncaa, Usa Today


Blake Snell parlays Cy Young Award into long-term deal with Tampa Bay Rays

Lefty Blake Snell, 26, led the majors with 21 wins last season and posted an AL-best 1.89 ERA.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Virginia center Jack Salt, a native New Zealander, speaks out on U.S. gun laws

Virginia senior and New Zealander Jack Salt is proud of his country's response to mass shooting, adds that he doesn't understand U.S. gun laws.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Spring flooding could be 'unprecedented' with 200 million Americans at risk

Spring flooding has already been disastrous, and it's likely to get worse, federal forecasters announced. Floods could reach "unprecedented" levels.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Wanted: Disney princess nanny. Pays $53,000. Ability to 'commit to a character' a must

The parents of 5-year-old twins say in a want ad "if there are any Disney-mad nannies out there who'd be able to help us out, please get in touch."            [Author: USA TODAY]
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NCAA tournament live: Take in all the bracket-busters of March Madness as they happen here

The ball is tipped on the first Thursday of the NCAA tournament and March Madness truly begins. Follow along with live updates from the day.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Ncaa, Usa Today


Obama picks upsets in his NCAA brackets, but likes big names for Final Four

Former President Barack Obama’s NCAA tournament brackets reaffirm he has soft spot for underdogs but believes in favorites at the end.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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President Trump says U.S. should recognize Israel's sovereignty over disputed Golan Heights

Trump's controversial move is sure to inflame tension in the Middle East. He said in a Tweet that the territory is critical to Israel's security.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Florida man challenge goes viral

The sunshine state is full of bizarre stories. These are our favorite Florida Man stories.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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10 spring TV shows worth tuning into

10 new shows are coming to TV this spring including "The Act" on Hulu and "Turn Up Charlie" on Netflix.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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DoubleTree sorry for sign declaring: 'No longer serving military personnel & their guests'

A DoubleTree hotel in Colorado issued an apology after refusing service to military members attending a post-deployment celebration.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Should you take your Powerball ticket jackpot as a lump sum or annual payments?

The Powerball winner has two options: Take a lump sum payment or 30 annual payments. Which one is better financially?            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Facebook reportedly exposed millions of account user passwords in plain text

Millions of Facebook users reportedly had account passwords exposed in plain text that could be searched by employees at the social media company.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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New Zealand's prime minister refuses to say the mosque shooter's name. She's not alone.

New Zealand prime minister Jacinda Ardern joins a growing chorus who want to avoid copycat shootings by denying perpetrators the fame they seek.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Kiwis Rush to NZ Gun Shops in Anticipation of New Gun Laws

Opinion While some New Zealanders are turning in guns to police, others are rushing to gun shops to buy semi-auto rifles in anticipation of new gun control laws. (Dave Workman) USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Instead of rushing to turn in their guns in the aftermath of the double mosque attacks in Christchurch, reports from New Zealand indicate that many of the island nation’s citizens are actually rushing to gun stores in the anticipation of a ban that might be coming from Prime Minister Jacinda Ard...
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Seth Meyers: Donald Trump is the last person who should call anyone a 'husband from hell'

Seth Meyers, Stephen Colbert, Trevor Noah and Jimmy Kimmel find some humor in the conundrum Donald Trump and Geroge Conway have put Kellyanne in.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Superfan moonwalks back on his Michael Jackson name change following 'Leaving Neverland'

Michael Jackson has many die-hard fans, including a British man who legally changed his name to mimic his idol. But the once-devoted superfan now wants his identity back.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Photographer chases away a curious polar bear

A photographer fends off a very curious polar bear.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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A single decision by New Zealand's leader may prevent copycat killers

New Zealand prime minister Jacinda Ardern joins a growing chorus who want to avoid copycat shootings by denying perpetrators the fame they seek.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Pipe bomb suspect Cesar Sayoc expected to plead guilty in spree aimed at Trump critics, including Obama, Biden

Pipe bomb suspect Cesar Sayoc is expected to plead guilty for mailing explosive devices to critics of President Donald Trump and prominent Democrats            [Author: USA TODAY]
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