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Miami Upsets UNC 91-88 With Half-Court Buzzer Beater

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Seventh Woods, Brandon Huffman and Garrison Brooks react during their loss to the Miami Hurricanes . Joel Berry II hit a 3-pointer for North Carolina to tie the game with 4.1 seconds left before Newton hurried across midcourt and launched the winning shot. Read More »

Malema's Land Expropriation Resolution Passes

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This is a blatant attempt by Malema to distort the DA's commitment to redressing the history of violent land dispossession of black South Africans. The Constitutional Review Committee has been given until 30 August this year to report back to the NA. Read More »

Neo-noir thriller Detroit: Become Human to release in May

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We can't wait to get our hands on the game and finally explore the mindblowing world of Detroit: Become Human . Each of these androids - Kara, Connor, and Markus - were created for different purposes, but all of them have started to develop sentience and emotion. Read More »

Sunday Alcohol Sales Signed Into Law

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Starting this Sunday, Hoosiers will be able to buy carryout alcohol between noon and 8 p.m.at liquor stores, convenience stores, pharmacies and big box retailers across the state. "This session, Indiana Republicans refused to even swing the bat". The bill was passed with some controversy after convenience store owners like Jay Ricker, pushed for the legal sale of cold beer in convenience stores. Read More »

Paul Ryan: Congress shouldn't pass a law to arm teachers

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Ryan interrupted and did not let her finish the question. "If our attitude is 'I want everything on my list or nothing, ' we're going to end up with nothing". Ryan . The House approved the bill late previous year as part of a broader package that also expanded gun rights by requiring states to recognize conceal-carry permits issued by other states. Read More »

Veeva Systems (VEEV) Releases FY19 Earnings Guidance

The stock increased 0.95% or $0.66 during the last trading session, reaching $70.36. About 270,691 shares traded. Veeva Systems Inc . (NYSE: VEEV ), stock is trading $68.07 above the 52-week high and has displayed a high EPS growth of 82.80% in last 5 years. Read More »

TRACKING RESULTS: Congressional District 8 race in West Valley

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Debbie Lesko had a comfortable lead in unofficial returns for the the Republican primary race for the vacant West Valley congressional seat, and her closest rival conceded the race. "We are far from finished regardless of tonight's outcome because I'm here to stay in Arizona politics for the long haul". Press spokesman Matt Roberts says that officials expect as many as 85,000 to 90,000 of the final votes cast will be for one of the dozen Republican candidates vying in the primary to replace ... Read More »

Temperatures in the Arctic are 20°C above what they should be

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But the influence of warm air in February, forced the temperature in Siberia, significantly exceed the historic average of 35 degrees Celsius . Either way, scientists are tracking this data very closely to prepare for our planet's future. Temperatures beneath the ice remain above zero while the air above can often be many degrees colder. The lead-up to the odd heat wave The Arctic region is still in darkness until the sun returns later in March, and this is supposed to be the time of year ... Read More »

ITV (ITV) Price Target Cut to GBX 185

The stock decreased 0.54% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $18.26. About 6.70M shares traded. Philip Morris International Inc. Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) has risen 57.08% since March 1, 2017 and is uptrending. It has a 18.15 P/E ratio. About 267,730 shares traded. Morses Club Plc (LON:MCL) has 0.00% since March 1, 2017 and is. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Read More »

Israel backtracks on plan to tax church properties

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On Tuesday, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's office said the tax plans had been suspended and that a committee - to be led by Regional Cooperation Minister Tzachi Hanegbi - will include representatives of the finance, foreign affairs and the interior ministries, along with the Jerusalem Municipality, to "negotiate with church representatives to resolve the issue". Read More »

N. Korean Leaders Used Brazilian Passports to Apply for Visas

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Kim Jong Un has also overseen the swift development of the country's nuclear weapons capabilities, and he appears determined to prevent regime change in the hermit kingdom. The reported pseudonym is similar to the one seen on the passport Reuters reported Tuesday. Jang Song-thaek was labeled "human scum" and "worse than a dog" and then reportedly executed by an anti-aircraft gun for allegedly undermining the "unitary leadership of the party" and committing "anti-party and ... Read More »

31 killed, 300 injured in 7.5-magnitude Papua New Guinea quake

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The government had not confirmed any deaths after the magnitude 7.5 quake struck the Pacific nation's central highlands region early Monday. He said the quake was a disaster on a scale he hasn't experienced before. "There are buildings on the ground and landslides along the roads". Australia said it had sent a transport plane to conduct aerial surveillance and provide logistical support to the PNG Defense Force after a request by Port Moresby. Read More »

All Green bus services on N7 through Kildare have been suspended

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All school transport services will remain off in accordance with their red alert policy. "Please see www.buseireann.ie for updates, Twitter @buseireann and @ExpresswayIRE or call 1850 836611". Irish Rail has said its trains will depart until lunchtime today as will Luas trams. While these blizzard conditions seem to be set to ease off, tomorrow is set to be bitterly cold, with further snow showers. Read More »

Melania Trump parts ways with adviser amid backlash over inaugural contract

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The first lady's spokeswoman, Stephanie Grisham, confirmed to the New York Times on Monday that the office had "severed the gratuitous services contract with Ms. She called coverage of her work for the inauguration "completely unfair". The Times reported that records show the firm was created in December 2016, about six weeks before the inauguration, and its founder, according to a person familiar with the firm, was Wolkoff. Read More »

Battlefield 5 Will Reportedly be Set in World War II

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The publication says the tentatively-titled Battlefield V will take the series back to its historical roots steeped in the grit and grime of World War II. Furthermore, Battlefield 1 was met with largely positive critical acclaim as both critics and fans remarked how the series' move to a more familiar style of Battlefield combat helped the franchise feel fresh once again following attempts to convert the series into a sci-fi shooter and a cops and robbers affair. Read More »

We Still Have Conflicting Figures of Abducted Girls, Says Govt

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The Daily Trust reported that the death toll in Monday's communal clash at Kasuwan Magani in Kajuru Local Government Area of Kaduna State has risen to 12, while 18 people have been arrested in connection with the violence. "It is very hard to describe how I am feeling as a woman and as a mother for the abducted Yobe girls after the sufferings during the Chibok girls, but I am optimistic that they will be rescued within a short time", she said. Read More »

Modi, Shah to meet CMs of party-ruled states today

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Leader of Opposition in the Maharashtra assembly, Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil, on Monday said the Congress would closely monitor the state budget, to be presented next week, to ascertain the BJP's intentions about simultaneous polls. In Karnataka, Modi said, the people were eager to see the exit of the Siddaramaiah government. "I have travelled to a couple of places in the state". Read More »

3D Realms Reveals Old-School Shooter Using Build Engine

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When transhumanist cult mastermind Dr. Jadus Heskel unleashes a cybernetic army on Neo DC, Shelly decides that instead of defusing bombs, it might be a good time to start chucking them at enemies instead. We've spent a lot of time tinkering under the hood to take advantage of new technology and techniques. Anyway, 3D Realms' Federik Schreiber explained in the Steam post that they've done more than just revive the old 1990's game engine that helped turn a classic 2D icon into a video game ... Read More »

Kushner group got millions in loans after a White House meeting

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The private equity firm Apollo Global Management reportedly lent $184 million to Kushner Companies last November, months after one of its co-founders, Joshua Harris , had advised the Trump administration on infrastructure. According to the Times , "there is little precedent for a top White House official meeting with executives of companies as they contemplate sizable loans to his business". Read More »

US, allies join hands to slam Iran role in Yemen

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This doesn't recognise that the Iranian Regime is already dangerously destabilising Yemen through its support of the Houthis. According to Reuters and Algemeiner , the drafted resolution first stated that Iran violated an embargo on supplying weapons to the Houthis based on a report from United Nations experts but was later watered down to only express "particular concern" about Iran's violations to appease Russian Federation. Read More »

Lehigh admissions reacts to student protests against gun violence

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There the students gathered for a rally, which lasted about one hour. The protests continue a wave of demonstrations across the country in the wake of the February 14 shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. "But here you are, making a wave in a big way", Cawley said, before crediting the students for taking action because "power does not come to those who wait". Read More »

Backstage Update on Rey Mysterio Being Signed to WWE

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Meanwhile, John Cena showed up on Smackdown Live and defeated WWE champion AJ Styles to book his place in the Six Pack challenge match for the WWE title at the upcoming Fastlane pay-per-view. If there is one thing I can say for SmackDown Live , it's that they have incredible in-ring performers. In another shuffle of The Riot Squad vs Charlotte Flair and crew, we got a match between Naomi and Ruby Riot. Read More »

Iran establishes second permanent military base in Syria

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The website shows satellite images allegedly confirming this. However, he stated that Israel "will not agree to Iran establishing itself in Syria, and definitely not deploying missiles that could be aimed at Israel". However, Votel insisted that "countering Iran is not one of the coalition's missions in Syria", and that the focus of the mission remains the war against ISIS. Read More »

Kids don pink in stand against bullies

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Kindness, the kids said, is the encouragement they receive from a counselor, help from a friend and hug from a sibling. It's prevalent in homes, work environments, schools and now more over the internet. Shapka noted that the usual power imbalances present in bullying have shifted online. "This is going to be used to conduct workshop for parents right down to the school level, to help them understand the technology that is often in their kids hands already and to have responsible ... Read More »