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Michigan hangs on to earn a trip to Final Four

Michigan hangs on to earn a trip to Final Four Wagner picked up his fourth foul with 6:43 to go and headed to the bench, but Florida State could never get closer than three. The Wolverines forced Florida State into 15 turnovers, and scored 12 points off those takeaways. If we fouled them, they'd be up four and we'd come down and we still would not be able to win the game. Louisiana State (1986), George Mason (2006) and VCU (2011) also were N... [Full Article...]

Local Students to March for Solutions to Gun Violence

Local Students to March for Solutions to Gun Violence A five-gallon bucket of river stones will be kept inside each classroom and students can throw the stones at armed shooters in case of a sudden attack , says a Pennsylvania superintendent who was ideating on how to protect students from gun violence, according to a BBC report. [Full Article...]

Rain ruins day three in Auckland

Rain ruins day three in Auckland His overnight partner Nicholls progressed to 49 not out with Watling on 17 when rain again sent the players indoors for a second time - midway through the second session of the day-night Test. "Given the situation we're in, the rain isn't the worst thing in the world for us", he told BBC Sport. "We came to the ground today fully focused on bowling them out, knowing the new ball was around the ... [Full Article...]

Jacqueline Fernandez enthralled everyone in the new poster of 'Race 3'

Jacqueline Fernandez enthralled everyone in the new poster of 'Race 3' The poster has shown a power-packed avatar of Jacqueline Fernandez. The bracelet is back on " Race 3 " poster, and we could spot many similarities between the two posters. Earlier rumours were flying thick that she is playing a cop in the film but the actress had clarified, "I do not play a cop in Race 3 ". There has been huge anticipation amongst the audience to witness the duo on screen again. [Full Article...]

Russia Boots 23 British Diplomats In Retaliation Against UK

Russia Boots 23 British Diplomats In Retaliation Against UK The ministry also revoked its agreement on opening and operation of the UK Consulate General in the Russian city of St. Petersburg, according to the statement. 'It is Russian Federation that is in flagrant breach of worldwide law and the Chemical Weapons Convention'. The Russian Foreign Ministry announced it was giving the 23 diplomats one week to leave the country. [Full Article...]

Catholic leaders criticise Duterte's withdrawal of Philippines from ICC

Catholic leaders criticise Duterte's withdrawal of Philippines from ICC Opened in 2002, the ICC is the world's only permanent war crimes court and aims to prosecute the worst abuses when national courts are unable or unwilling. Best known as a human rights lawyer before, Roque was one of the first individuals who celebrated when the country ratified its membership in the ICC back in 2011. [Full Article...]

Authorities must investigate the killing of human rights defender Marielle Franco

Authorities must investigate the killing of human rights defender Marielle Franco Franco, an activist for human rights and women's causes, was killed along with her driver on Rio's unsafe north side around 9:30 p.m. Wednesday night. "Marielle was an outspoken and courageous advocate for victims of police abuse and a tireless defender of the rights of women and Afro-Brazilians", said Maria Laura Canineu , Brazil director at Human Rights Watch . [Full Article...]

Epic Games Announces Major Plans for Fortnite at E3 2018

Epic Games Announces Major Plans for Fortnite at E3 2018 Fortnite is now only available on PS4, Xbox One, PC and Mac - although it launches on iPhone this week. Once you're done, all you have to do is wait for the invite to arrive. Factors that contribute to the order in which players receive invites include sign up order, proximity to a data center, and device model, among other factors. [Full Article...]

County Health Rankings report released Wednesday morning

County Health Rankings report released Wednesday morning Health outcomes here mean the length of life (50 percent) and quality of life (50 percent). The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin's Population Health Institute compiled a report showing Kern County is 47th in the state when it comes to average length of life and nearly a quarter of residents here report having poor or fair health. [Full Article...]

Met fires James Levine after misconduct investigation

Met fires James Levine after misconduct investigation Levine was suspended by the Met in December pending the investigation. "The investigation also uncovered credible evidence that Mr Levine engaged in sexually abusive and harassing conduct towards vulnerable artists in the early stages of their careers, over whom Mr Levine had authority". [Full Article...]

Valspar Championship, Tiger Woods tee time on Sunday for final round

Valspar Championship, Tiger Woods tee time on Sunday for final round Woods ended the round equal second with fellow American Brandt Snedeker (67) and Englishman Justin Rose (66). In just his fourth official start since spinal fusion surgery last April, the former world number one carded an assured four-under-par 67 in front of a huge and supportive gallery at the Innisbrook Resort in Palm Harbor. [Full Article...]

Arsene Wenger pleased with "convincing win" over Watford

Arsene Wenger pleased with Though he holds legendary status, he is also held in high regard as a coach, with Premier League stars Eden Hazard, Romelu Lukaku and Kevin De Bruyne all said to be impressed with his abilities. We had a nightmare week, so overall we still have some work to do. The Czech goalkeeper had not kept out a spot-kick in the top flight since denying Clint Dempsey in the final minute of a goalless draw... [Full Article...]

Spurs Confirm Harry Kane Injury

Spurs Confirm Harry Kane Injury The enforced departure of their talisman sparked Spurs into life, though, and they pulled level a minute later when Alli diverted Aurier's teasing cross past Begovic with his thigh for his first Premier League goal since January 2. Tottenham were down 1-0 at the time of Kane's withdrawal, though Dele Alli quickly equalised to make it 1-1 at the Vitality Stadium. Tottenham's Son Heung-min... [Full Article...]

Security increased at UH Ahuja Fertility Center after egg, embryo freezer malfunction

Security increased at UH Ahuja Fertility Center after egg, embryo freezer malfunction DePompei said hospital staff have consulted with numerous experts to "better understand the cause of this temperature fluctuation and ensure that it doesn't happen again". The cryogenic facilities where the eggs are stored are typically monitored with video surveillance and alarm systems. Egg freezing has grown in popularity, with more than 6,2000 women going through the procedure in 2015,... [Full Article...]

AS Roma set to rekindle interest in Riyad Mahrez

AS Roma set to rekindle interest in Riyad Mahrez Mahrez's 97th-minute free-kick rescued a point for Leicester against Bournemouth last weekend, and the Algeria global insists his mind is "focused on Leicester" and their remaining fixtures. Mahrez, named PFA Player of the Year in 2016 after helping Leicester to the title, is hoping to add another trophy this season after they reached the FA Cup quarterfinals. [Full Article...]

FDA Clears DNA Test To Spot Cancer Genes, But With Warnings

FDA Clears DNA Test To Spot Cancer Genes, But With Warnings Audio will be available later today . Experts are also warning consumers and doctors not to use the test results to make any treatment decisions and that a negative test does not mean they don't have other genetic or lifestyle factors that could increase their risk of cancer. [Full Article...]

Experts push to reclassify diabetes types

Experts push to reclassify diabetes types Diabetes is actually not one or two, but five separate diseases, scientists say. Chris Askew, Diabetes UK chief executive, said: "Diagnoses of diabetes have doubled in just 20 years and that should give all of us serious pause for thought". [Full Article...]

'Horror' as doctor cuts open wrong patient's head

'Horror' as doctor cuts open wrong patient's head The neurosurgeon was said to have discovered the mistake hours into the surgery, when he found no blot clot in the brain of the patient he was operating on. 'Doctors are overwhelmed. You find one doctor could be doing 10 to 19 operations [in a day]'. Another officer sent on compulsory leave alongside Koros is Mr Bernard Githae. [Full Article...]

Gov. Scott Pushes $500 Million School Security Plan In Tampa

Gov. Scott Pushes $500 Million School Security Plan In Tampa As for arming school personnel, Scott said: "I believe law enforcement ought to do their job and our teachers ought to teach". "I want to embed a DCFS person in all our sheriff's departments", Scott said. This week, Broward Schools Superintendent Robert Runcie said the gunman refused to accept the school district's mental health services once he turned 18 and that a federal law prohibited the sc... [Full Article...]

Stop Blame Game, Rescue Dapchi Schoolgirls Now, Group Tells Army

Stop Blame Game, Rescue Dapchi Schoolgirls Now, Group Tells Army The attack has revived painful memories in Nigeria of the mass abduction of 276 girls from another boarding school in Chibok in April 2014. Plan called the Dapchi schoolgirls kidnap a "classic case of history repeating itself with no lessons learnt" and a gross violation of the girls' right to freedom and equality. [Full Article...]


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