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Lyles, Maura lead UMBC to 89-62 win over UMass Lowell (Jan 13, 2018)

LOWELL, Mass. (AP) Jarius Lyles scored 21 points and K.J. Maura added 17 on 6-of-7 shooting, including 5 of 6 from 3-point range, to help Maryland-Baltimore County beat UMass Lowell 89-62 on Saturday.

Qatar MotoGP: Dovizioso beats Marquez to win by 0.027s

Dovizioso and Marquez formed part of a 10-bike queue that headed the field for much of the race, with poleman Johann Zarco converting pole position into an early lead aboard the Tech 3 Yamaha.It wasn't until lap 18 of 22 that Dovizioso and Marquez finally mad

NCAA tournament field announced

It’s Selection Sunday for the NCAA Division I Men’s Hockey Tournament, following last night’s conference championship games. The top 20 or so teams waited anxiously to hear their names called and to see where they had been seeded ahead of next weekend

Expect a Warm, Wet Spring Across the US

Even so, regions hit by drought will see little relief, NOAA forecasts.

2020 Census brings up deeper questions of ethnicity, identity for blacks in America

What and who is considered black are two questions that have long been used to separate and categorize people. It is these ideas that are at the heart of white supremacy and racism in the United States and around the world. While those systems do not s

Commodity Picks: 19 March 2018

Though bean supplies are tight, demand for meal is also weak, which would weigh on sentiment

Rachel Pollack’s Influence on DC Comics is Still Being Felt Today

It’s Women’s History Month, and we here at Geek want to celebrate that by highlighting some of the most important Women in geek history. Today I’d like to highlight a world-renowned Tarot expert, […] The post Rachel Pollack’s Influence on D

Prospects dim for congestion tolls in New York City

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - The prospects for are worsening for the latest proposal to impose new tolls on motorists entering the busiest parts of Manhattan as skeptical lawmakers balk at the plan. Earlier this year, a state panel had recommended tolls of up to $11 o

'Black Panther' star Chadwick Boseman will host 'SNL' - CNET

Live, from Wakanda, it's King T'Challa, hosting the comedy show in April with rapper Cardi B as the musical guest.

49ers unlikely to make more major FA signings

The 49ers still have about $33M in spending money, per GM John Lynch, but as Eric Branch of the San Francisco Chronicle writes, the team is unlikely to use that cash to make any major free agent signings. Lynch said, “We’re not all the way done yet, perha

Ten stories making headlines in NFL free agency

It seems that NFL free agency ended before it really got going. Prior to the official start of the new league year on Wednesday, multiple high-end free agents had already agreed to sign with new teams. Meanwhile, the trade market was more active than we’ve

Frank Vogel’s job in jeopardy in Orlando?

With the Magic wrapping up another lost season, there’s a sense in Orlando that it could be the last one for coach Frank Vogel, writes Josh Robbins of The Orlando Sentinel.Vogel is 50-102 in nearly two full years with the Magic, operating against a backgrou

Hall of Famer Joe Montana advocates cannabis for pain relief, healing

As the NFL and NFLPA move toward potentially removing cannabis as a banned substance in the coming years, yet another high-profile former NFL star — four-time Super Bowl champion and NFL Hall of Famer Joe Montana — has come out in favor of utilizing this

Donald Trump’s women and global trade

The purpose of the steel tariffs is motivated by the same political force that drives Trump – playing blame games

EdTech is having a renaissance, powered by the emerging world

So-called ‘EdTech’ has seen many false dawns over the years. After being lauded as the teaching platforms of the future, most MOOCs (Massive Open Online Course platforms) have not quite lived up to the superlatives made for them, and the sector ha

Northeast snowstorms give ski areas late season powder blast

FAYSTON, Vt. (AP) - Back-to-back nor'easters that have pounded New England have given ski resorts a late-season blast of their life's blood, luring skiers and snowboarders to the slopes, and allowing smaller ski areas that rely on natural snow to stay open. F

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Twitter, YouTube and Facebook are the new Manhattan Project

But unlike the A-bomb scientists, social media's progenitors have no idea what they've unleashed

Trump eyes his next target, Robert Mueller, and Republicans can only watch

After getting rid of Andrew McCabe, he's now eying the man investigating him

Qatar Moto2: Bagnaia holds off Baldassarri for first win

Valentino Rossi protege Bagnaia - who has already secured a MotoGP ride for 2019 with Pramac Ducati - led virtually throughout the 20-lap contest after grabbing the lead from poleman Alex Marquez at Turn 1 on the opening lap.Bagnaia, Pons rider Baldassarri an

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Trump takes direct aim at Robert Mueller, using same tactic as he used on Comey and McCabe

Until this week, Donald Trump’s comments on the Trump–Russia investigation showed constraint on a single point. Trump has blamed the Obama administration for starting an investigation without evidence. “Why did the Obama Administration start an inves

Despite struggles, Ohtani will start in majors

It’s been a brutal spring for young stud Shohei Ohtani. But the Angels appear certain he will begin the season in the majors. In fact, General manager Billy Eppler says as much.“Pitching wise, absent a couple pitches each outing completely getting away fr

Alexander Volkov KOs Fabricio Werdum at UFC London

Fabricio Werdum would enter UFC London’s main event on Saturday night on a two-fight win streak. But Alexander Volkov didn’t let that stop him from knocking Werdum out in the fourth round. Werdum is clearly out on his feet after the combo strike, but Volk

Small Cadillac sedan will post segment-best 'Ring time, boss says

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Everything is terrible: an explanation

Facebook is a breeding ground for fake news and polarized outrage, accused of corrupting democracy and spurring genocide. Twitter knows it has become a seething battleground of widespread, targeted abuse — but has no solution. YouTube videos are messin

Mets’ Jason Vargas suffers fracture to non-pitching hand

Mets left-hander Jason Vargas suffered a non-displaced fracture of his right hamate bone during his outing Friday, the team announced. It’s unclear how long Vargas will be on the shelf, though Kristie Ackert of the New York Daily News estimates two to six w

The lesson of Conor Lamb's victory is clear: Unions still matter

As a harbinger of this fall’s midterms, whether Conor Lamb won or lost by a few hundred votes in a Pennsylvania congressional district that Donald Trump carried by 20 points in 2016, in a race where Trump’s party outspent the Democrats by about 2-to-1, r

The Cavs are worried about Tyronn Lue’s health

The Cleveland Cavaliers certainly have problems on the court. But LeBron James and company have other worries as well. For instance, the health of head coach Tyronn Lue. In fact, the ailments are getting more worrisome.“I mean, he’s the captain of the shi

IMSA BoP «an embarrassing waste of time» - Di Resta

Di Resta and teammates Phil Hanson and Alex Brundle - standing in for an unwell Bruno Senna - finished fifth in Saturday's Sebring 12 Hours, and second among the LMP2 contingent.IMSA operates a BoP system to allow LMP2s to race against the Daytona Prototype I

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Williams: Wrong to assume Kubica outperformed race drivers

Kubica was a strong contender for a 2018 Williams drive alongside Lance Stroll towards the end of last year, but lost out on the seat to Russian rookie Sergey Sirotkin and joined the Grove-based team as reserve driver instead.He shared the new FW41 with Sirot

Some millennials aren’t saving for retirement because they don’t think capitalism will exist by then

Despite what news media tells you, millennials do have plans for retirement — just not what you might think

Jared Kushner’s company could be in trouble for false paperwork in Queens apartments

An AP investigation shows that the Kushner Companies may have violated city rules on paperwork

Republicans take another swing at Obamacare

20 states have renewed efforts to weaken and undo the Affordable Care Act this year

Preview: Hungry Lightning squad looking to recover against Connor McDavid, Oilers

The Tampa Bay Lightning finish off a back-to-back when they host the struggling Edmonton Oilers on Sunday evening.

Alves scores late winner as league leader PSG beats Nice 2-1

PARIS (AP) Dani Alves took Paris Saint-Germain a step closer to the French title on Sunday, scoring his first league goal of the season with a late header as PSG won 2-1 at Nice.

Duke, Georgia women take rich NCAA histories into 2nd round

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) Of nine women's teams with four or more Final Four appearances, only three are still looking for their first championship.

Timberwolves get another shot to beat Rockets (Mar 18, 2018)

A week ago, the Minnesota Timberwolves knocked off an elite Western Conference team on their homecourt by asking Karl Anthony-Towns to make the plays down the stretch.

Batshuayi strike keeps Dortmund 3rd with win over Hannover

BERLIN (AP) Michy Batshuayi's brilliant first-half strike was enough for Borussia Dortmund to beat visiting Hannover 1-0 and consolidate third place in the Bundesliga on Sunday.
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