Martin, Baldwin lead Butler over Arkansas in Round 1

The Bulldogs' only opening loss in that span was against LSU 75-71 in 2009. There were some open looks, but LaVall Jordan's team did a really good job defending the arc overall. Besides, even while working to make the NCAA Tournament, the "Arkans... More..

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Why I Walked Out Of School - 'Never Again'
by | Sunday, March 18, 2018

Why I Walked Out Of School - 'Never Again'

Oroville High School teachers were directed to stay in their classrooms and resume lesson plans for students who chose not to take part in the protest. CCSD confirmed instead of a walkout, the school held an as...More..

CM apology row: AAP calls Punjab leaders for meet today
by | Saturday, March 17, 2018

CM apology row: AAP calls Punjab leaders for meet today

On BJP's assertion that Delhi government owes money to the corporation (NDMC), AAP leaders outrightly rejected this and said the civic body has requested for a loan so that they can pay two months salary of...More..

European Union diplomats tell May to back down over post-Brexit Irish border
by | Saturday, March 17, 2018

European Union diplomats tell May to back down over post-Brexit Irish border

In the Committee's view, the residents of Northern Ireland should not be subject to more onerous documentary checks to determine entitlement to stay and to access public services and the labour market than an...More..

North East can be new engine for India's growth, says Modi
by | Saturday, March 17, 2018

North East can be new engine for India's growth, says Modi

He also inaugurated the National Sports University, a 1000 Anganwadi centres and 19 residential complexes for teachers, doctors and nurses, according to an official statement which was read in New Delhi . He i...More..

Nepal's president elected to second term
by | Saturday, March 17, 2018

Nepal's president elected to second term

The UML and its coalition partner, the former rebel Maoists, enjoy almost two-thirds majority in the parliament , which assured Bhandari's victory. A total of 549 lawmakers from the Provincial Council will vot...More..

'Ram Sethu will not be affected by Sethusamudram'
by | Saturday, March 17, 2018

'Ram Sethu will not be affected by Sethusamudram'

It was believed that Ram Sethu was built by Lord Rama's army to cross the sea and had also sought a national heritage status for it. The affidavit incidentally comes close on the heels of a research-based pro...More..

Agent safety Reid says activism has kept teams away
by | Saturday, March 17, 2018

Agent safety Reid says activism has kept teams away

A move which casts doubt on Reid's contention that "people who know football know who can play". Reid played in 13 games with 12 starts for the 49ers last season, finishing with 52 tackles, two interceptions,...More..

Nightmare from the North to follow Beast from the East
by | Saturday, March 17, 2018

Nightmare from the North to follow Beast from the East

The 20cm (8in) of snow is forecast on higher ground and 5cm (2in) in other areas, which the Met Office said was enough to cause a "fair amount of disruption to transport". Cold weather and some snow is set to r...More..

Video released of school resource officer during Florida school shooting
by | Saturday, March 17, 2018

Video released of school resource officer during Florida school shooting

It begins shortly after gunfire erupted, with Peterson and civilian security monitor Kelvin Greenleaf walking with goal outside an administration building, clearly alarmed by sounds. Peterson, who has denied wr...More..

Med Students learn their fates on Match Day
by | Saturday, March 17, 2018

Med Students learn their fates on Match Day

Match Day is also a strongly anticipated day for the LSU Health Shreveport School of Medicine. A complex algorithm, administered by the NRMP, factors in the preferences of the students with the preferences of r...More..

Andrew McCabe, a target of Trump's Federal Bureau of Investigation scorn, fired days before retirement
by | Saturday, March 17, 2018

Andrew McCabe, a target of Trump's Federal Bureau of Investigation scorn, fired days before retirement

ET Friday night. Disciplinary officials at the FBI are recommending McCabe's termination, which would jeopardize pension benefits that he has been accumulating since joining the bureau in 1996. "Quite simply ...More..

Boulder that killed vehicle passenger was intentionally dropped, police say
by | Saturday, March 17, 2018

Boulder that killed vehicle passenger was intentionally dropped, police say

Tuesday at Orange Grove Boulevard. Guadalupe Gutierrez was driving westbound on the Ventura (134) Freeway in the carpool lane, traveling about 70 miles per hour, when the boulder came down on the couple's 2...More..

No abnormal increase in airfare after grounding of aircraft: Government
by | Saturday, March 17, 2018

No abnormal increase in airfare after grounding of aircraft: Government

In an announcement on its website, GoAir said it would cancel 18 flights, including 8 daily ones, from March 15 to 24. The number of flights cancelled between March 25 and March 31 stands at 16 per day, the air...More..

Outbreak of Salmonella infections linked to poultry
by | Saturday, March 17, 2018

Outbreak of Salmonella infections linked to poultry

Ten people in Washington have been sickened in a Salmonella outbreak linked to kratom, including a Benton County woman. Kratom is a plant native to Southeast Asia that is used for its stimulant effects and ...More..

Hong Kong's richest tycoon Li Ka-Shing retires at 89
by | Friday, March 16, 2018

Hong Kong's richest tycoon Li Ka-Shing retires at 89

With a personal fortune of US$34 billion, according to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index , he is Asia's second richest man. His first solo venture was making and exporting plastic flowers - sowing the seeds f...More..

5 career-defining performances by Alia Bhatt: Birthday special
by | Friday, March 16, 2018

5 career-defining performances by Alia Bhatt: Birthday special

In fact, the reason why these rumours only got stronger by the day is also because both Ranbir and Alia are now in Bulgaria, shooting for their next film Brahmastra . Alia Bhatt is one actress who is loved by...More..

Duke Routs Iona In 1st Round Of NCAA Tournament
by | Friday, March 16, 2018

Duke Routs Iona In 1st Round Of NCAA Tournament

Once the team arrived at Pittsburgh's PPG Paints Arena, the televisions were turned off. But there's no argument about the most divisive player on the floor. "We knew they had two bigs that was top in the c...More..

How healthy is Ohio? County health rankings for US released
by | Friday, March 16, 2018

How healthy is Ohio? County health rankings for US released

The new Rankings State Reports call attention to key drivers of health such as children in poverty. The five counties in the poorest health, starting with least healthy, are Robeson County, Scotland County, Van...More..

USA launches WTO action on Indian export subsidies
by | Friday, March 16, 2018

USA launches WTO action on Indian export subsidies

A limited exception to this rule is for specified developing countries that may continue to provide export subsidies temporarily until they reach a defined economic benchmark. And it added, citing Indian govern...More..

Nigeria negotiating for release of abducted schoolgirls
by | Friday, March 16, 2018

Nigeria negotiating for release of abducted schoolgirls

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday in Dapchi , Yobe state met with parents of the 110 girls abducted from the Government Girls Science Technical College (GGSTC), Dapchi last month.Buhari was in Yobe stat...More..

INX media case: SC to hear ED plea on Karti
by | Friday, March 16, 2018

INX media case: SC to hear ED plea on Karti

The Supreme Court on Thursday extended Karti Chidambaram's protection from arrest in the INX Media case till 26 March, according to media reports. He is accused of having received Rs10 lakh in kickbacks in ...More..

Don't panic, Toys R Us isn't closing in Canada
by | Friday, March 16, 2018

Don't panic, Toys R Us isn't closing in Canada

Toys R Us' creditors said in a court filing that Target Corp., Walmart and Amazon pricing toys at low margins, and a greater-than-expected decline in toy and gift card sales following its bankruptcy filing i...More..

With Pompeo's rise, Iran deal in question
by | Friday, March 16, 2018

With Pompeo's rise, Iran deal in question

There is an acting ambassador in South Korea and hundreds of staff working on the Pyongyang issue, but the White House's diplomatic ranks are depleted. After hours of bureaucratic tug-of-war, Tillerson, in hi...More..

Flu deaths hit new record, topping 300 in state this season
by | Friday, March 16, 2018

Flu deaths hit new record, topping 300 in state this season

Flu cases, which accounted for almost 11 percent of hospital visits last month, are now just 3 percent of patients. The same flu strain that was present then is circulating now, and this influenza A virus, ...More..

Federation Internationale de Football Association ranking : Morocco retains 42nd position
by | Friday, March 16, 2018

Federation Internationale de Football Association ranking : Morocco retains 42nd position

In a similar development, Tunisia, Senegal, Congo D.R., and Morocco are unchanged on the continent's top four standing. Nigeria is also seventh in Africa in the March FIFA/Coca Cola World rankings. Federation...More..

E-cigarettes actually 'do more harm than good', new study claims
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

E-cigarettes actually 'do more harm than good', new study claims

Those alternative nicotine-delivery products include e-cigarettes or nicotine replacement therapies. "Altria has already been preparing for any reasonable potential standard, and we plan to participate in eve...More..

Physically Fit Women Nearly 90 Percent Less Likely to Develop Dementia
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Physically Fit Women Nearly 90 Percent Less Likely to Develop Dementia

The researchers noted the findings do not show cause and effect between cardiovascular fitness and dementia , only an association. Forty women met the criteria for a "high" fitness level, an average peak w...More..

Healthcare in United States costs 2x as much as other rich nations
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Healthcare in United States costs 2x as much as other rich nations

Researchers debunked another belief that claims the USA doesn't spend enough money on social services that benefit health and helps prevent illness, thus contributing to higher health care costs. "These ineff...More..

The Undertaker has been challenged by John Cena at WrestleMania
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

The Undertaker has been challenged by John Cena at WrestleMania

Nakamura and Rusev had a back and forth competitive match that lasted close to 15 minutes. " Randy Orton won the USA title for the first time, beating Bobby Roode with an RKO". Reuters/WWE HandoutThe U...More..

30 killed in fresh Plateau attacks
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

30 killed in fresh Plateau attacks

Gen. Texas Chukwu, who said that two soldiers were also wounded, while seven suspects were arrested, and a number of weapons recovered from them. "While conducting search, troops discovered 23 dead bodies at ...More..

Measles case identified in MI; health officials urge protection through vaccination
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Measles case identified in MI; health officials urge protection through vaccination

The passenger, a young child, is said to have come from Brussels and departed from Terminal C for Memphis . Anyone at the airport between 12:45 p.m. and 9:00 p.m, may have been exposed, and symptoms could deve...More..

26-30 railcard: How to buy the millennial railcard
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

26-30 railcard: How to buy the millennial railcard

The trial will end when all of the railcards are sold. Although 4.5 million people could benefit, just 10,000 railcards are being offered on a first come, first served basis - meaning only about one in 500 pe...More..

Smoking can cause hearing loss
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Smoking can cause hearing loss

While tobacco control efforts have successfully led to a substantial reduction in youth cigarette smoking since the 1990s, e-cigarettes have the potential to slow or even reverse that trend. However, the Dartmo...More..

Appeals Court upholds Sanctuary Cities Ban
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Appeals Court upholds Sanctuary Cities Ban

However, a part of the law is still on hold. Tuesday's ruling found that not to be the case, aside from the "endorsement prohibition" that is still on hold. Olivares said he's already heard this hasn't always...More..

County Health Rankings report released Wednesday morning
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

County Health Rankings report released Wednesday morning

Douglas County continues to be the healthiest county in Colorado, according to an annual ranking of the state's political subsidiaries released Tuesday. In addition to rich community partnerships, Buncombe ...More..

US Secretary of State, Tillerson, meets Buhari in Aso Rock
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

US Secretary of State, Tillerson, meets Buhari in Aso Rock

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday, assured that his administration would do everything possible to rescue and reunite all Dapchi and Chibok abducted schoolgirls with their families. The Chibok Girls ...More..

RIP, iPhone dongles? Apple approves Lightning-to-3.5mm cable spec
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

RIP, iPhone dongles? Apple approves Lightning-to-3.5mm cable spec

Apple has updated the specifications for its MFi accessories program , which also got a new logo makeover this weekend . Users will now be able to charge their MFi accessories with a USB-C cable or a power ...More..

YouTube to Add Wikipedia Links to Conspiracy Videos
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

YouTube to Add Wikipedia Links to Conspiracy Videos

YouTube calls these snippets "information cues", explaining that the text boxes will start showing up for viewers later on this month. Official statements haven't been made on how many conspiracies are now o...More..

Keenum: From Minnesota Backup To Starter To New Denver QB
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Keenum: From Minnesota Backup To Starter To New Denver QB

So is quarterback Teddy Bridgewater , Minnesota's starter in 2014 and 2015 but limited to just one game since suffering a torn ACL in the final preseason practice of 2016. Keenum is a nice consolation prize for...More..

Lead poisoning may hasten death for millions
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Lead poisoning may hasten death for millions

The findings revealed a link between low-level exposure and increased risk of premature death . Using these risk levels, the researchers estimated 412,000 deaths each year in the USA could be attributed to l...More..

Wild ride ends with Nebraska women in NCAA Tournament
by | Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Wild ride ends with Nebraska women in NCAA Tournament

The first three rounds of the NIT are played on campus sites, with the better-seeded team as the host. After a five-year absence, Mississippi State is back in postseason play. By having the game against H...More..

Thousands of Frozen Eggs and Embryos Feared Destroyed at California Fertility Clinic
by | Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Thousands of Frozen Eggs and Embryos Feared Destroyed at California Fertility Clinic

The lawsuit, filed by attorney Robert DiCello of DiCello, Levitt & Casey, is on behalf of Amber and Elliott Ash, who had two embryos stored with UH. The lawsuits are a result of the potential loss of more t...More..

Vikings have made opening overtures to Drew Brees' reps
by | Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Vikings have made opening overtures to Drew Brees' reps

Brees' agent, Tom Condon, can legally begin discussing his client with other teams as of noon ET Monday. NFL Free Agency is officially underway as teams are now allowed to discuss contract numbers with play...More..

Trial court sends Karti Chidambaram to Tihar Jail for 12 Days
by | Monday, March 12, 2018

Trial court sends Karti Chidambaram to Tihar Jail for 12 Days

P Chidambaram was also present in the courtroom. The 1995 death of biscuit baron Rajan Pillai was also cited, as Karti Chidambaram said he did not want to be exposed to attacks. "Some of the accused relate...More..

Myanmar's military accused of
by | Monday, March 12, 2018

Myanmar's military accused of "land grab' in Rakhine State"

Amnesty believes they are part of a new base for security forces. Rakhine State remains among the poorest in Burma (Myanmar) and the government of Aung San Suu Kyi has pledged to invest in rebuilding the regi...More..

by | Monday, March 12, 2018

"Disease X" May cause a Worldwide Epidemic

For the purposes of the R&D Blueprint , the WHO developed a special tool for determining which diseases and pathogens to prioritize for research and development in public health emergency contexts. "It i...More..

All Blacks Sevens beaten again in Vancouver
by | Monday, March 12, 2018

All Blacks Sevens beaten again in Vancouver

Quickfire tries from each side made it 7-7 two minutes in, Willy Ambaka crossing first for Kenya, only to see Fiji respond immediately with a try from Josua Vakurunabili. Last week's Las Vegas Sevens winners,...More..

Seminoles return to NCAA tournament, will open against Missouri
by | Monday, March 12, 2018

Seminoles return to NCAA tournament, will open against Missouri

FSU recorded important home wins against highly rated teams such as North Carolina, Clemson and Miami, and the 'Noles also recorded significant road wins at Florida and Louisville. Bonaventure, as the Bonnies a...More..

Browns Make a Flurry of Trades to Revamp Their Roster
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

Browns Make a Flurry of Trades to Revamp Their Roster

Landry has said he wanted to remain with the Dolphins, and they said they wanted him back. The Browns are still expected to take a quarterback with the No. Landry typically plays slot receiver, and the Brow...More..