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by | April 09, 2017 | 02:57

North Carolina took 73 shots over the course of the game. "We were so close a year ago and now being able to experience this is something we could never ever dreamed of". Jackson had 16 but went 0 for 9 from 3. And his teammates knew all along he had it in him. "That was probably on me", Few said. "Everybody was always encouraging me".

by | April 07, 2017 | 02:26

U.S. District Judge Howard Sachs wrote in a memo to attorneys earlier this week that he has made a decision to grant a preliminary injunction to Planned Parenthood on two issues at the center of the case - requiring doctors performing abortions to have hospital affiliations and abortion clinics to meet ambulatory surgical center standards.

by | April 06, 2017 | 02:38

In April, Larason said the state's Department of Transportation launched a public-safety campaign to curbing vehicular cell-phone use with billboards reading "drive present", and the launch of a municipal grant program for which 202 Bay State police departments could apply for extra traffic enforcement funding.

by | April 05, 2017 | 02:16

A three-judge motions panel of the US 9th Circuit Court of Appeals granted the Trump administration's unopposed request for expedited review Monday and set a schedule for written arguments. Watson said Hawaii has shown that the ban will harm the state's universities and tourism industry as well as the imam of a Honolulu mosque. President Donald Trump's revised travel ban is set for another court hearing in May, CNBC reports .

by | April 03, 2017 | 03:36

Chuck Schumer criticized Gorsuch, saying he "almost instinctively favors the powerful over the weak" and would not serve as a check on President Trump or be a mainstream justice. They might try to change Senate rules to force a quick vote. That won't be easy, as Democrats Jeff Merkley of Oregon, Kirsten Gillibrand of New York, Sherrod Brown of Ohio, Tammy Baldwin of Wisconsin, Elizabeth Warren of MA and Ed Markey of MA have already declared their opposition.

by | April 03, 2017 | 02:56

While China is a major avenue for North Korean sanctions evasion, they are not the only pieces to the puzzle". She said she expects them to discuss "how that action can come about, and discuss what level of action president Trump thinks it should be".

by | April 02, 2017 | 01:32

It comes despite US President Donald Trump asking Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu last month to "hold back" on settlement construction. A new settlement would be the first built in the West Bank since 1999. Since the 1993 peace agreement between Israel and Palestine, the number of settlements has increased more than threefold, threatening the viability of a two-state solution.

by | April 01, 2017 | 01:38

Where: FedEx Forum, Memphis, Tenn. "I scored like the first 8 points of the game, and after that I was like you know it's going to be a good night for me", Fox said. The seventh-seeded Gamecocks used a 14-0 run to take a 29-15 lead over Baylor late in the first half in an East Region semifinal. In front of a crowd of 17,532 that included Magic Johnson, the president of basketball operations for the Los Angeles Lakers who had a front-row seat for this one, Fox continued his bold forays to ...

by | April 01, 2017 | 01:37

We begin to fix our reputation. In protest of HB2, the ACC had moved championship events that were not held on campus sites out of North Carolina, following the leadership of entities like the NCAA, musical celebrities and New York State, which banned the use of state money to pay for non-essential travel to North Carolina .

by | March 31, 2017 | 01:55

The New York Times reported Thursday that two White House officials played a role in providing Nunes the intelligence he received at the White House last week, a report Spicer would neither confirm nor deny Thursday. One day after the meeting, Nunes revealed in a press conference he had new information that showed the USA intelligence community incidentally surveilled Trump's team during the transition.

by | March 27, 2017 | 00:49

And yet, Noren gave him a terrific battle having clawed back a three-hole deficit to sit all square on the 13th tee. The 16-man single elimination bracket was cut down to four over a double session of matches on Saturday, and now we'll go from four to one with the same double session on Sunday.

by | March 26, 2017 | 00:44

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (D) won't face charges in a fundraising investigation into the mayor and his associates, prosecutors announced Thursday. Mr.de Blasio, a Democrat, is seeking a second term at the city's helm in November. De Blasio's press secretary Eric Phillips, in a statement on Thursday, hailed the prosecutors' announcement as vindication of the administration.

by | March 26, 2017 | 00:42

After reviewing a number of the judge's decisions in the 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, Casey said powerful interests are disproportionately the beneficiaries "while workers, consumers and those with disabilities are the losers". He pushed even harder in that direction in his interview with Politico . Schumer said the 49-year-old Coloradan would not serve as a check on Trump or be a mainstream justice.

by | March 25, 2017 | 00:46

Constitution's prohibition against religious bias. However, the March 6 travel ban, which temporarily prevents entry to the United States for citizens from six Muslim majority countries, remains stayed - with two previous courts ruling in favour of an emergency halt on the ban.

by | March 24, 2017 | 01:52

Some Republicans believe the government shouldn't be involved in health insurance at all , so they dislike the AHCA for the opposite reason as those angry constituents: they say it doesn't go far enough, and they should hold out for full repeal.

by | March 17, 2017 | 01:26

He shot 3 of 8 from the field, including a pair of rim-rattling dunks that helped the Zags (33-1) pull away for good in the second half . Still, SDSU was 12-16 before rattling off six straight wins, including three in the Summit League tournament, capped by a title-game victory over Omaha to earn an NCAA berth.

by | March 16, 2017 | 00:37

The officer then went unconscious and her foot slid off the brake, prompting the auto to begin rolling forward. He was serving breakfast to a lady in an SUV along with her children, a boy and a girl. He did it just as the SUV came to a stop up against the driveway curb. The woman, it turned out, is an off-duty Miami-Dade County police officer. Rescue units arrived and transported the woman to a local hospital where she was listed in critical condition, according to WSVN TV.

by | March 11, 2017 | 00:46

Missing or dead batteries are the main reasons smoke alarms do not sound in response to a fire. - Replace all smoke alarms when they are 10 years old. According to the NFPA, more than 2,300 people died as a result of a house fire. MFRD even has smoke alarms for the hearing or visually impaired. Whichever type of smoke alarms you choose, make sure they carry the label of a recognized testing laboratory.

by | March 10, 2017 | 00:46

Weather forecasts in the area are expected to make fighting wildfires tough through the month. "These conditions will make it somewhat easier for firefighting efforts, but far from flawless", Storm Prediction Center forecast operations chief Bill Bunting told the Associated Press .

by | March 10, 2017 | 00:42

A witness who was sitting across from the passenger said the man told him, "They're not treating me right". Los Angeles Airport Police and the Federal Bureau of Investigation met the aircraft at the gate. The passenger's name was not released by the airline or the police. "I thought it was ridiculous", traveler Eileen Berstrom said. About an hour later, the pilot announced that the plane was landing in Los Angeles but had to dump its fuel over the ocean first.

by | March 07, 2017 | 00:42

Twin 97-year-old women in Rhode Island , Jean Y. Haley and Martha Y. Williams , died on Saturday after falling and apparently freezing to death. Some time after the younger sister left, Williams was going to her auto. Authorities believe Williams fell first while walking to her vehicle the night before and Haley may have tripped on a rug in the garage while trying to call for help inside the house.

by | March 04, 2017 | 00:59

After months of negotiations and a deadline from their own caucus leader, Senate Republicans say they aren't quite ready to vote. Other Democrats - who feel like they've put themselves on the line - were less gracious about Senate Republicans' continued reluctance to get on board.

by | March 03, 2017 | 00:51

The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office said the incident occurred at 731 Lumsden Road West in Brandon. The two-year-old was in critical condition while being transported to Brandon Regional Hospital, where he died late Tuesday afternoon.

by | February 27, 2017 | 00:55

Mallin told the news station he believes the scope of the destruction suggests this may have been a targeted attack rather than an isolated incident. When asked if he was speaking for himself or the Foreign Ministry, Nahshon said the statement is "semi-official".

by | February 24, 2017 | 00:53

The arrestees were 10 men, eight women, three boys and three girls, said Anaheim police Sgt. Daron Wyatt . Most protested peacefully, though 24 were arrested after a minority of those gathered smashed house and auto windows, attempted to enter the officer's hpme, and spray-painted a garage door.

by | February 24, 2017 | 00:52

And there was no sign of break-in or signs of struggle. On Thursday, Ryan Alexander Duke, 33, was charged with Grinstead's murder. She was 30-years-old when she disappeared. Before Duke's arrest, GBI interviewed more than 200 people without finding a single person of interest. RIcketson said Duke "never came up on our radar".

by | February 23, 2017 | 00:55

The women said they felt uncomfortable with some of the touching and treatments Nassar used but felt they could not complain for fear they might cost themselves their prized spots in global events including the Olympics. Nassar worked for Michigan State and USA Gymnastics, which trains Olympians. He has denied any abuse, and, in an email last fall to his Michigan State bosses, said, "I will overcome this".

by | February 23, 2017 | 00:56

Without hesitating, the woman dialed 911. "I'm just glad that he's here", an emotional Williams-Tillman said during the news conference. The Baton Rouge Police Department has thanked her for her bravery. He was placed on probation in October 2014, which was scheduled to end this October. She gestured for Amie, who was standing behind her, to come forward.

by | February 23, 2017 | 00:52

Presidents Day celebrates the birthday of George Washington , who was born on February 22, 1732 and was the first president of the United States. "Good one, but the original goal of Presidents" Day was to celebrate George Washington's birthday.

by | February 21, 2017 | 00:50

A Whittier police officer shot while conducting a traffic crash investigating has died at an area hospital. Corina told reporters the suspect was driving his vehicle and rear-ended other cars that were waiting at a stoplight. Authorities have not released many other details, and it was not immediately clear what prompted the shooting. Another officer wounded in the shootout was listed in stable condition.