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This week in the war on workers: Wisconsin union-busting law hurt teachers—and students

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker and Republicans in the state’s legislature rammed through Act 10, which directly attacked union rights for public workers, in 2011. Now that some time has passed, we know the law’s effects on schools—and they’re bad, for te

Here are the top states and cities for startups in the South

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Republicans running out of excuses why they're losing elections

Not to rub it in, but it must totally suck to be a Republican candidate these days. Democrat Conor Lamb squeezed out a narrow victory in a Pennsylvania congressional district that Donald Trump won by 20 points. In 2014 and 2016, Democrats didn’t even bothe

CNET remembers Toys R Us, 'the world's greatest toy store' - CNET

If you haven't heard, Toys R Us is shutting down.

11 Demons and Devils to Name Your Baby After

It’s your boy J. Thor Kensen back with another list for you, and this one’s topical because it’s always topical. Why’s that? Because people are always having babies. Seriously. They’re doing it pretty […] The post 11 Demon

Alabama tourism promoting April walking tours

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Alabama's tourism agency is promoting a series of walking tours that will start next month in cities both large and small. About 30 communities statewide are offering the free, hour-long strolls beginning April 7. Community leaders wil

Art sale dispute heads to Massachusetts' highest court

BOSTON (AP) - The battle over the proposed sale of dozens of works of art by a Massachusetts museum is headed to the state's highest court. A single justice of the Supreme Judicial Court is scheduled to hear from both sides of the dispute Tuesday. The Berkshi

WATCH: Butler's mascot Butler Blue III chows down on Boilermaker cake before Purdue game

Butler and Purdue are currently locking horns in the second round of the NCAA Tournament. But before the game, Butler Blue III, Butler’s adorable bulldog mascot, chowed down on a special “Boilermaker” cake that the team hoped would foreshadow a big win

WATCH: Weatherspoon hits game-winning 3 at buzzer to take down Baylor in NIT

The NIT doesn’t get as much fanfare as the NCAA Tournament, but there’s a ton of tremendous basketball to soak in right now as both tourneys take place. On Sunday as Mississippi State battled Baylor, the game came down to the wire with Quinndary Weathersp

Milkbasket eyes Rs 200 crore revenue run rate by March 2019

The company, which was founded in 2015 and currently operates in Gurugram, competes with the likes of Grofers and Bigbasket.

Ola, Uber drivers to go on indefinite strike from midnight

The strike has been called by the Maharashtra Navnirman Vahtuk Sena which has claimed that several drivers are not being able to cover costs due to falling business.

Mining ban to affect India#39;s competitiveness in international market

According to South Goa Truck Owners#39; Association President Prakash Raut Desai, the closure of mining leases in the state will hit the country#39;s and Goa#39;s economy.

Delhi bound flight cancelled after smoke billows out of plane#39;s engine

An Indigo flight was about to take off when smoke started billowing out of one of its engines, officials said.

Axis Bank announces new representative office in Sharjah

The third largest private sector lender said the representative office in Sharjah, its third in the UAE, will focus on remittances business.

Top-seeded Louisville women run past Marquette 90-72 in NCAA

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) Myisha Hines-Allen had 24 points and 13 rebounds, Asia Durr scored 19 points and top-seeded Louisville quickly pounced on No. 8 seed Marquette on the way to a 90-72 victory Sunday in the second round of the women's NCAA Tournament.

Sneak Peek: Miami Heat's Tyler Johnson

Basketball shoes are a big business. Learn about some of Tyler Johnson's favorite kicks in this FOX Sports Sun exclusive feature.

Weatherspoon hits 3 at buzzer, Mississippi State advances

WACO, Texas (AP) Quinndary Weatherspoon got a friendly bounce off the rim on a 3-pointer at the buzzer to lift Mississippi State over Baylor 78-77 on Sunday in the second round of the NIT.

Kenny Wallace talks with Ice Cube before the race in California

Ice Cube checks in with 'NASCAR Race Day' and Kenny Wallace as attends his very first NASCAR race.

Brewers release veteran reliever Frieri

The Brewers are parting ways Ernesto Frieri after signing the veteran reliever to a minor-league contract

After the school walkouts, veteran activists tell students how to sustain a movement

The advice from veteran activists suggests that #EnoughIsEnough is on the right track

Japan unveils new ‘Supreme’ bullet train

A new high-speed bullet train has been rolled out by the Central Japan Railway (JR Tokai). It will debut in 2020 on the Tokaido Shinkansen line, running between Tokyo and Shin-Osaka. Read Full Article at

Dovizioso admits Qatar win was an «obligation»

Ducati rider Dovizioso went into the season opener as favourite based on his pace in both pre-season testing and in practice, despite the fact he qualified only fifth. But the Italian had to win the hard way, after becoming embroiled in a late scrap with 201

Joey Logano on tire rule change: «NASCAR had to do something»

When 13 cars failed to clear pre-qualifying inspection on Friday in time to get on the track, it produced an interesting quandary.Because of NASCAR’s rule that you must start the race on the tires with which you qualified, the cars that did not participate

Abt not prepared to “risk his life” after seatbeat issue

Abt, who won the previous race in Mexico City after a rapid mid-race car swap, was running third when the seatbelt issue occurred at the Uruguayan costal circuit. He came into the pits to get the belts fixed and eventually came home 14th.“I was completely u

Zarco: Front tyre problem wrecked my Qatar victory bid

Having stormed to pole by two tenths on Saturday, Zarco kept the lead for the first 17 laps of the 22-lap event, rebuffing attacks by Valentino Rossi, Marc Marquez and Andrea Dovizioso.But he was finally overtaken by both Marquez and Dovizioso on the main str

'Jurassic Park' fake 'SNL' auditions bring '90s back to life - CNET

If the decade of grunge, Urkel and O.J. Simpson is frozen in amber for you, relive it in this «SNL» skit.

'Wrinkle in Time' production designer has feelings about CG - CNET

Production designer Naomi Shohan explains how a film's visuals are conjured, and why she thinks digital visual effects may have gone too far.

Isaac Haas elbow brace does not meet NCAA standards

As much as Purdue center Isaac Haas wanted to find a way to play through his elbow fracture, it sounds like it won’t happen for many reasons.Perhaps the largest is that the NCAA would have to approve any brace he would wear during a game, and the one he tes

Reuters: Witnesses say Sessions lied to Congress about Trump meeting with Papadopoulos

Attorney General Jefferson Beauregard Sessions III just  fired FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe for supposedly misleading the inspector general, but Reuters is reporting that Sessions is guilty of a lie that’s much more serious — one that goes to the h

Vautier on Sebring shunt: “The wall came to me pretty quickly”

 The former IndyCar driver had emerged from the pits with less than two hours to go, looking a likely contender for the podium.However, while fiddling with switches in the cockpit, he skated wide exiting the final turn and struck the wall hard enough for th

Tim Weah could make US debut against Paraguay

CHICAGO (AP) Tim Weah, a son of former world player of the year and current Liberia president George Weah, is among seven players who could make their U.S. Soccer debuts in an exhibition against Paraguay on March 27 at Cary, North Carolina.

Messi leads Barcelona to 2-0 win over Athletic Bilbao

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) Lionel Messi added to his scoring streak with a first-half goal in Barcelona's 2-0 win over Athletic Bilbao in the Spanish league on Sunday.

Royals sign reliever Grimm to $1.25M contract for 2018

SURPRISE, Ariz. (AP) The Royals signed right-handed reliever Justin Grimm to a $1.25 million, one-year deal Sunday that includes up to $300,000 incentives after he was released by the Chicago Cubs last week.

Romania qualifies for 2019 Rugby World Cup after Spain loses

BRUSSELS (AP) Romania advanced to the Rugby World Cup again when Spain blew its chance and lost to Belgium 18-10 in European qualifiers on Sunday.

Mets' Vargas fractures non-pitching hand, out 4-6 weeks

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (AP) New York Mets left-hander Jerad Eickhoff is expected to miss four to six weeks after fracturing a bone in his right hand.

Tilting the playing field: How Republican “constitutional hardball” has reshaped politics

Stealing a Supreme Court seat is just one example: Republicans have long believed they must play dirty to win

We should demand corporate media take these 6 steps to stop gun violence

Cable news networks could do a lot to save lives

Want better sex? Try getting better sleep

Sleep affects sex, and sex affects sleep. It’s important to pay attention to both

North Carolina locker room was robbed during ACC Tournament

The North Carolina men’s basketball team was dealing with some off-court drama during last week’s ACC Tournament.While the team was at the Barclays Center to play through the conference tournament, someone broke into the Dean E. Smith Center back on campu

Top 10 NFL free agent busts of the past decade

NFL free agency frenzy is in full swing, and players signed new deals left and right during the first wave. Things happened so fast, it was difficult to keep track of all of the activity.Not surprisingly some players are signing some pretty hefty contracts. C

UMBC Retrievers forward Joe Sherburne has a new fan in Aaron Rodgers

The UMBC Retrievers are the biggest story in American sports right now, so it’s hardly shocking that they’ve got the attention of Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers.On Friday evening as UMBC was in the process of taking down No. 1 seed Virginia,
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