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

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Ja'Quan Newton hit a running 30-footer at the horn to help Miami upset No. 9 North Carolina 91-88 in a wild finish. Lykes' layup with 4:51 left pushed Miami's margin back to double digits, 78-68. Even though the finishing sequence was shades of Villanova , North Carolina can take solace that the significance of the game was nothing alike. Read More »

EFF: 'It is not revenge we seek but our land'

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The motion comes into play after newly inaugurated South African President, Cyril Ramaphosa, expressed his desire to accelerate land redistribution. Two decades after the end of apartheid, the ANC is under pressure to redress racial disparities in land ownership where whites own most of the land. Read More »

Become Human will be released on PS4 in May

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Coming Soon reports that Playstation has announced that Detroit: Become Human will be released on May 25. Detroit Become Human is the latest game from Quantic Dream , the studio behind Heavy Rain and Beyond: Two Souls . At its core, Detroit Become Human explores not only artificial intelligence and the role of technology, but also about human society and its dreams, hopes, and mistakes. Read More »

Wicker releases statement after McDaniel announces run for US Senate

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Donald Trump told us he wanted to drain the swamp", McDaniel said during his announcement. Tuesday's presidential tweet was followed up on Wednesday with a formal endorsement of Wicker by the Trump Campaign. Senator Wicker was a great supporter of President Trump's historic Tax Cuts and Jobs Act and is the type of leader the President needs to support his agenda ahead to create more jobs and economic opportunities for all Americans. Read More »

How Xi Jinping's latest moves will affect China and the world

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U.S. Under Secretary of the Treasury for International Affairs David Malpass told Financial Times in November that that two sides were not even talking about restarting the dialogue, saying, "China is not moving in a market-oriented direction so for now the CED is also stalled". Read More »

PDC Energy (NASDAQ:PDCE) Receives Coverage Optimism Score of 0.11

The rating was initiated by Credit Suisse on Monday, December 11 with "Hold". The stock of IBERIABANK Corporation (NASDAQ:IBKC) has "Hold" rating given on Monday, October 23 by Robert W. Quantitative Systematic Strategies Limited Liability holds 0.35% of its portfolio in PDC Energy, Inc. 96,987 are owned by Ny State Teachers Retirement. Read More »

Former Trump campaign official said Mueller's team asked about Hicks

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And if we don't start doing something soon to protect our democratic system, we must content ourselves with the dubious distinction of being both Putin's last - and next - victim. "No, I have not". "It doesn't mean it wouldn't be looked into", Starr said, "but it might very well be 'Mueller, you're not the person to do it, we're going to have someone else do it'". Read More »

Adam Rippon has been sleeping on Shawn Mendes

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In a new interview, Adam spilt the T and revealed his preference for a different pop hunk. In classic Ellen style, the talk show host directly asked him who he was attracted to. He joked: "And I know Harry will be upset, but - I know", he told audience, "love is a amusing thing". "You mean Mike Pence, the same Mike Pence that funded gay conversion therapy?" In his deadpan voice, Adam responded: "People have told me that". Read More »

GOP fears losing Arizona congressional seat over sexting scandal

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Phil Lovas came in a distant second with 23.9 percent (17,031) and Steve Montenegro was third with 23.82 percent (16,987). According to Statistical Atlas, CD 8 covers about 725,000 residents (roughly 271,000 households) in the west Valley, including Avondale, El Mirage, Glendale, Goodyear, Litchfield Park, Peoria, a portion of Phoenix, Surprise, Youngtown, Anthem, Citrus Park, New River, Sun City and Sun City West. Read More »

Arctic 'heatwave' worries scientists as Europe freezes

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On Sunday, for example, the temperature in Britain fell to -5 C, while northern Greenland was at 6 C. On Wednesday, temperatures in Poland's capital Warsaw reached just -7 C at a time when the town of Sisimiut, to the north of the Arctic Circle in Greenland, still was over -6 C. Read More »

Westbound stretch of Highway 401 reopens after woman's body found

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Kerry Schmidt said. The driver of the truck remained on the scene. Paramedics say the woman, a 49-year-old from Scarborough, was pronounced dead at the scene at about 4:15 a.m. The highway reopened around 9 a.m. Police say they do not believe foul play is involved. It isn't clear why the woman was on the highway, Schmidt said. Read More »

NYC to pay Muslim women forced to remove hijabs for mugshots

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All three incidents took place in Brooklyn, New York's most populous borough, she added. While the criminal case was dismissed, her mugshot would be the root of the problem. After being taken to a Brooklyn jail for booking, officers informed her that they could not accommodate her request because no female officers could take the photo and the camera was in a fixed spot. Read More »

Barnes & Noble posts third-quarter loss and 2018 outlook disappoints

The NYSE-listed group reported a quarterly loss of US$63.5mln or 87 United States cents a share, an nearly complete reversal from a net income of US$70.3mln or 96 United States cents a share in the same period past year. Strs Ohio invested in 0% or 98,900 shares. Thompson Siegel And Walmsley Llc has 2.00M shares for 0.18% of their portfolio. Markston Intl Limited Liability Co holds 0% or 150 shares in its portfolio. Read More »

Jerusalem's Church of the Holy Sepulchre to reopen after Israeli tax spat

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The Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem's Old City reopened on Wednesday after a three-day closure to protest against Israeli tax measures and a proposed law. The climbdown by the Israeli government came after the sensational and what now appears to be historic decision to close the church on Sunday, agreed upon by the Greek Orthodox, Catholic and Armenian church leaders. Read More »

Exxonmobil Says No Indication Of Damage To Papua New Guinea Pipeline

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Southern Highlands Governor William Powi told The Associated Press that communication in the province - which lies about 560 kilometers north of the capital, Port Moresby - remains hard and the death toll may rise. Chief secretary to the government, Isaac Lupari, said: "It is advisable to stay out of multi-story buildings, to be aware of the potential of landslides, and to be prepared to move to open ground in the event that an aftershock is felt". Read More »

'We've got some talented guys': Pistons' reserves have way with Bucks

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Andre Drummond always presents a hard matchup for the Bucks , but along with Eric Moreland , on this occasion he helped the Pistons to toy with Milwaukee on the glass. Johnson should have had at least a few more assists off pinpoint passes. Milwaukee fell to 9-4 in the second game of back-to-backs. But the bench, so badly outplayed in losses to Boston and Charlotte coming out of the All-Star break, gave the Pistons a big boost, especially in the first half. Read More »

The next Battlefield reportedly returns to World War II

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A logo screen for Battlefield V appears to have leaked online as well. It sold faster than Battlefield 4 , and it has surpassed 25 million players as of December. DICE took a gamble in developing one of the first shooters set in World War I , and the risk clearly paid off. There were previous rumors swirling the web that the next Battlefield game would be a continuation of the Bad Company series. Read More »

Marshall Islands preparing a cryptocurrency, officials Say

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The currency will be issued by the country's Ministry of Finance and will be introduced via an initial coin offering (ICO). The republic consists of almost 1,100 islands with more than 70,000 people living there. "This was specifically targeted for the long-term needs of the country", Paul said. "The move is seen as a way to bolster local budgets", said Paul. Read More »

Nigeria orders 'all schools' defended in Boko Haram region

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In 2014, the kidnapping of 276 girls from a Nigerian boarding school rocked the world and the Web when #BringBackOurGirls went viral. But Wakil, a North-East human rights activist with strong links with Boko Haram , spoke with PRNigeria in Maiduguri, Borno State, and urged Al-Barnawi to spare the girls. Read More »

BJP Goes Into A Huddle To Push For 'One Nation, One Election'

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Refuting Modi's accusations on corruption, Siddaramaiah asserted that he headed an honest government. Dubbing the Siddaramaiah government as "a seeda rupaiya sarkar", he asked the crowd whether they wanted such a government. During his two rallies in the state, Modi had launched a bitter attack against the Siddaramaiah government, particularly on corruption, describing it as "a 10 per cent commission government". Read More »

Kabul offers Taliban a chance of power in return for peace

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But Ghani reiterated his long stance that the group must "respect the law" and "recognize" the national unity government that came to power more than three years ago following a deal brokered by the US. The group did not immediately claim responsibility for the abduction. The movement has not yet given any formal answer to Ghani's invitation, made at a conference of officials from countries in the so-called Kabul Process aimed at creating a platform for talks to end more than 16 years ... Read More »

3D Realms Reveals Old-School Shooter Using Build Engine

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Her journey will leave trails of blood and gore in huge, multi-path levels filled with those famous colorful keycards and plenty of secrets and Easter Eggs to discover behind every corner. We've spent a lot of time tinkering under the hood to take advantage of new technology and techniques. The improvements to the engine allowed the developers to add bigger levels, more colors, transforming maps, and more. Read More »

3 bordies retrieved from avalanche hit site in IoK

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An avalanche in Hassangam-Malangam area in Tulail area of Bandipora injured two persons, one of whom succumbed to the injuries, a police official said. Over 80 members of the rescue teams succeeded in recovering the bodies from the avalanche debris in Guchibal Behak, the police said. Meanwhile, a senior police officer said that DC Kupwara, local police and army unit had made separate correspondence to the army higher-ups regarding providing of choppers to carry the bodies to Lolab from the ... Read More »

Pulse Massacre Wouldn't Have Happened If People In The Nightclub Had Guns

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He died in a shootout with police. Holding hostages during his standoff with police, Mateen claimed allegiance to a leader of the Islamic State militant group before he was fatally shot. The couple and her son, who was 3 at the time of the massacre, lived about two hours away from Orlando in Pierce, Florida . Salman told the agents she knew about her husband's plans and that when he left the house that day she understood he was on his way to Pulse. Read More »

Arizona middle school suspends dozens of students after walkout

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The students held signs and chanted . Henry Clay High School principal Paul Little, Jr. says a student brought a loaded gun to school Wednesday. "So long as they're not creating a riot or something, if they're just respectfully speaking their minds, I think we should absolutely back them 100 percent", Neal said. Read More »

Say goodbye to Carl Grimes in touching 'In Memoriam' Walking Dead video

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However, after getting bitten in the midseason finale, fans knew to expect his passing in Sunday's midseason premiere . After such a huge loss to the show, fans were left wondering what's going to happen next. Viewership waned throughout the seventh season with the premiere high of 17 million viewers dropping to 10.6 million viewers by the midseason finale. Read More »

Churchill Downs, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHDN) Shares Sold by American Century Companies Inc

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It has outperformed by 89.88% the S&P500. Therefore 60% are positive. Imperial Capital maintained Churchill Downs Incorporated (NASDAQ: CHDN ) on Friday, October 14 with "Outperform" rating. Successful stock market traders and investors don't usually just become that way overnight. 48,167 were reported by Emerald Advisers Inc Pa. Texas Permanent School Fund owns 9,449 shares. Read More »

Church of Holy Sepulchre Reopens after Three-Day Protest

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The closure - which seemed to be the longest since at least 1990 - had left thousands of pilgrims and tourists seeking to visit locked outside. Church leaders feared a bill in the Israeli parliament would allow for state expropriation of church land. Read More »

Ex-Dividend Reminder: Compass Minerals International, Boise Cascade and Ball

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Huntsman Corporation (NYSE:HUN) has risen 91.88% since February 27, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 30.01% the S&P500. Interocean Capital Llc increased Wal (WMT) stake by 16.37% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. (NYSE:WMT). New York-based Jennison Assocs has invested 0.14% in Walmart Inc. Comml Bank owns 5,953 shares. Stockholders of record on Thursday, March 1st will be given a dividend of $0.72 per share. Read More »

Stephen Colbert Asks Omarosa Why We Will Not Be Okay Under Trump

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In a conversation with comedian Ross Mathews , Omarosa said: "It's not going to be OK, it's not". Omarosa laughed at the clip, saying it was actually the first time she'd seen it. "It was less sexy than that". I committed to doing a year with this administration. "The people wanna know! You worked in the Office of Communications, let's communicate how big the crowd was". Read More »

'Cyberbullying' focus of Pink Shirt Day

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Big Brothers Big Sisters has anti-bullying programming year round. Michelle Rowe is the program co-ordinator for the Community Inclusion Project. That message a conversation happening online in a virtual display of support, using the internet to spread kindness. Read More »

WOW ! Superstar Rajinikanth and Anirudh unite for the first time

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It seems like Superstar is not done with cinema yet, although his film with Karthik Subbaraj is being spoken of as his last one before he devotes all his time to politics. It was recently announced that Super Star Rajinikanth will be teaming up with young director Karthik Subbaraj of Pizza and Jigarthanda fame, which will be bankrolled by Sun Pictures Kalanithi Maran. Read More »

Lawrence man arrested after allegedly carjacking with hatchet on I-495

A Lawrence man is facing carjacking and kidnapping charges after police said he stole someone's auto with two children inside following a vehicle accident. Garcia then attempted to carjack two more vehicles, according to the statement, but was arrested "after the deployment of a taser" by a responding trooper. Read More »