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NCAA "Reluctantly" Signs Off on N.C.'s Quasi-HB 2 Repeal

According to The Washington Times , the NCAA called HB142 "far from flawless", but "meets the minimal NCAA requirements", therefore allowing them to lift the boycott of championship games. Republica...

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Weather, DJ's fall should make for wild 1st round at Masters

World No. 2, McIlroy, who will launch his bid to complete the career grand slam of golf's four majors at this week's U.S. Masters, has said playing with Trump was not to be confused with an endorsemen...

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Veteran NASA spacewoman getting 3 extra months in orbit

Veteran NASA spacewoman getting 3 extra months in orbit

Whitson will take that seat when she returns to Earth with Yurchikhin and Fischer on September 3. She launched on November 17 with 377 days in space already under her belt, and on April 24 will brea...

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Gonzaga tops South Carolina 7773, advances to NCAA championship

Gonzaga tops South Carolina 7773, advances to NCAA championship

Thornwell made the first and missed the second, and Killian Tillie grabbed the rebound and subsequently made two free throws, sealing the Final Four victory for Gonzaga . And they attacked the r...

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I never moaned or complained - Kompany on return from Manchester City margins

Chelsea host Manchester City this evening as they look to regain their grip on the Premier League title. But instead of focusing on Hazard or the win, the Mirror opted to focus on Blues striker Die...

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NCAA men's basketball: Kentucky moves on with 86-75 win over UCLA

The featured game of tonight's NCAA Tournament has No. 2 Kentucky taking on No. 3 UCLA in a battle of historic powers at 9:39PM ET. "I said; 'Ok good". "15 less than their average". The Bruins were ...

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Trump speaks with Japanese leader after North Korea's missile launch

Trump speaks with Japanese leader after North Korea's missile launch

The House cleared a separate bill, 394-1, calling for the Trump administration to re-list North Korea as a state sponsor of terrorism. Trump's tough talk appears in line with what Secretary of State...

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Putin says bomb shows terror threat still real

Putin says bomb shows terror threat still real

Petersburg, Russia, on Tuesday. A bomb blast tore through a subway train under Russia's second-largest city on Monday, killing 11 people and wounding more than 40. The entire subway was shut down an...

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West Ham board gives Slaven Bilic vote of confidence after Hull defeat

West Ham board gives Slaven Bilic vote of confidence after Hull defeat

Some fans are unhappy with the way Bilic has let results slide after a good season a year ago, but the West Ham hierarchy moved to back the former Croatia coach on Sunday. In his three months in cha...

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Texans star JJ Watt surprises his fourth-grade teacher for her retirement

Texans star JJ Watt surprises his fourth-grade teacher for her retirement

Watt, as if you don't know him", Keefe told her current fourth grade students after Watt just showed up. The cake featured math and reading books alongside a pencil holder and a chalkboard that read "...

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Golden Knights Owner Bill Foley Questions Las Vegas Spending $750M on Raiders

With a $1.9 billion price tag, the Nevada taxpayers will chip in for a little over 39 percent of the total cost for the Raiders stadium. And Nashville, where the NFL Titans' owners want $4.4 million f...

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Brian Kelly thinks DeShone Kizer will be good, eventually

Brian Kelly thinks DeShone Kizer will be good, eventually

It wouldn't be shocking if a team in the top 11 falls in love with his physical traits or takes him as something of a short-term developmental project. The Browns, who now have quarterbacks Cody Kessl...

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Africa take New Zealand series after being saved by rain

Having had South Africa's line-up on the ropes in the last two matches, they were finally ready to deliver the knockout punch, despite being without their two premier bowlers. "A couple of days were w...

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Why Tony Romo's retirement is good news for Jay Cutler

Brock Osweiler was so bad for Houston that they traded him to the Cleveland Browns this offseason for less than nothing , and their current starter is Tom Savage , who has just two starts in three...

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SC women's basketball celebration postponed

SC women's basketball celebration postponed

Some of the participants expected at the parade aside from the women's basketball team include USC's band, cheerleaders and Cocky the mascot. We're talking about a lady who played at Virginia during...

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Willett goes back to basics with roast beef Masters dinner

Willett goes back to basics with roast beef Masters dinner

They are the aural scoreboards, generated by the eyewitnesses themselves. He provided the first hint of that on the final six holes previous year, when he willed himself back in the hunt before the wa...

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Philippe Gilbert wins Tour of Flanders after solo breakaway

Philippe Gilbert wins Tour of Flanders after solo breakaway

He has also won stages at all three Grand Tours but he said one memory stands out above all others: winning the world title in 2012. Belgian Tom Boonen (Quick Step Floors), a three-times Tour of Fl...

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No time to celebrate win over Chelsea for Palace's Allardyce

No time to celebrate win over Chelsea for Palace's Allardyce

If you stay in Tottenham, if you win it's great, great, but if you lose.it's not a disaster, no? We clearly need to find some form but the top four race is far from over and Chelsea could do Arsenal...

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Warriors G Klay Thompson credits the weather for hot shooting

Warriors G Klay Thompson credits the weather for hot shooting

Their 12th victory in a row matched their longest win streak of the season (Nov. 7-28). Shabazz Muhammad and Andrew Wiggins scored 24 points apiece to lead Minnesota (31-46). Stephen Curry may n...

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Federer continues winning run, but needs break

Federer continues winning run, but needs break

After winning the Australian Open in January, the 35-year-old continues to enjoy a career resurgence, winning his third title of the year. Nadal, who was bidding for his first triumph under the Flor...

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Amazon Takes Voice Battle With Apple TV Outside U.S.

Amazon Takes Voice Battle With Apple TV Outside U.S.

It took a while, but the device, which comes with an Alexa-enabled voice remote, is now finally available in the UK. The updated Fire TV interface also supports a customisable apps list, which shoul...

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The Undertaker calls it a day at the WrestleMania

The Undertaker calls it a day at the WrestleMania

The impact of WrestleMania 33 is still sending shockwaves out across the WWE world! However, while there are similar theories about his on-screen brother Kane, The Undertaker has in fact always been...

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Dozens of advertisers dump Bill O'Reilly as Trump defends him

Trump. Paul Rittenberg, executive vice president of advertising sales at Fox News Channel, said "we value our partners and are working with them to address their current concerns about the "O'Reilly...

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Unexploded bomb found near the start line of famous London rowing race

Unexploded bomb found near the start line of famous London rowing race

Oxford never recovered from the setback, allowing Cambridge to streak away to an unassailable 10sec lead at the first marker as they went on to win the title after four successive defeats. Oxford's pr...

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ACC votes to reconsider North Carolina for hosting future championships

An Associated Press analysis this week found that House Bill 2 would cost the state more than $3.76 billion in lost business over a dozen years. Despite loud objections from LGBT advocates, Demo...

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Carmelo Anthony Looking Forward To Exit Meeting With Phil Jackson

I had fun out there and I enjoyed myself playing, not only for the team but playing for and just for her to see me out there playing it was incredible". For most teams, that would be cake. It's th...

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Wenger says Arsenal can still claim top-four finish

Clichy, who spent eight years at Arsenal prior to joining City in 2011, has defended his former manager's record since he arrived in England 21 years ago and suggested his departure may lead to the ...

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President Trump's top four advisers collectively worth up to $1.9 billion

President Trump's top four advisers collectively worth up to $1.9 billion

The documents - "new entrant" reports filed to the Office of Government Ethics by incoming executive branch personnel - detail the income and assets of many of Trump's key staffers in 2016 and the tra...

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Federer beats Berdych to reach Miami Open semifinals

Addressing the resurgence of both him and Federer this season, Nadal said, "It's a good start of the year, I think, for both of us". "I don't know. I completely went down physically and mentally, and ...

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Miami Open champion Roger Federer solidifies grip on GOAT title

Before Federer began his break, he put in a plug for idyllic Key Biscayne, a premier tournament site for 31 years. "I want to stay healthy and enjoy myself because - when I am healthy and feeling g...

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Steve Bannon dropped from NSC principals

Eric Edelman, a defence policy official under George W Bush, told Politico magazine: "I get a sense that people are going, "Ding-dong, the witch is dead ". Assistant to the president for Homeland S...

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Johnson's injury, wild weather bring uncertainty to Masters

He was treating it with ice and medication and told to remain immobile. Johnson, who practiced briefly on Wednesday before storms closed the course early, is scheduled to tee off in Thursday's fin...

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Westbrook ties triple-double mark; Thunder top Bucks 110-79

Westbrook ties triple-double mark; Thunder top Bucks 110-79

Russell Westbrook has been stacking up triple-doubles like no one in half a century and producing late in games like few players in recent memory. The Memphis Grizzlies could use a nice victory her...

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South Carolina wins women's NCAA basketball championship

South Carolina wins women's NCAA basketball championship

SC fell to the mighty Huskies 66-55 back in February in Storrs, Connecticut. SC forward A'ja Wilson (22) holds the trophy as she and her teammates celebrate a win over Mississippi State in the fin...

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WBC Wrap: Team USA Wins First Title

WBC Wrap: Team USA Wins First Title

Even before the enthusiastic worldwide reception and the USA team's winning surge at home, the WBC was expected to top $100 million in revenue this year for the first time , according to organizers. ...

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