Louisville women handle Stanford 86-59 in NCAA Sweet 16 (Mar 23, 2018)
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) Asia Durr had 24 points, Myisha Hines-Allen added 17 and top-seeded Louisville rolled past No. 4 seed Stanford 86-59 on Friday night in the women's NCAA Tournament Lexington Region semifinal.
Open thread for night owls: At schools where cops already patrol, not all students feel safer
Rebecca Klein at HuffPost writes—Cops Already Patrol These Students’ Schools. It Doesn’t Make Them Feel Safer:
Victoria Byfield knows exactly what it’s like to show up to school and get treated as a suspect instead of a student. Now a student at Mi
Snap reportedly bought its very own 3D game engine
Snapchat’s parent company bought a web-based 3D game engine startup out of the UK this past May, Business Insider (paywalled) reports. PlayCanvas is a development tool focused on letting people easily design rich 3D environments. Unlike products from co
The Aussie was slapped with a three-spot grid penalty for his home race due to a red flag infringement in second practice yesterday afternoon, which saw him fail to meet the minimum time set by the FIA ECU in two mini marshalling sectors.With stewards acknow
Kyle Lowery has triple-double, Raptors edge Nets 116-112
TORONTO (AP) Kyle Lowry had 25 points, 12 assists and 10 rebounds in his 10th triple-double with Toronto, Jonas Valanciunas scored 23 points and the Raptors beat Brooklyn 116-112 on Friday night for their 12th straight victory over the Nets.
Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine's campaign calls for locking up his foe in GOP governor primary
On Wednesday, the campaign of Ohio Republican Mike DeWine called for «locking up» Lt. Gov. Mary Taylor, his rival in the May 8 GOP primary for governor. A Twitter account set up by the DeWine team tweeted, «Hey @MaryTaylorOH! When you abuse
Donald Trump's mistresses have had a LOT to say in the last 24 hours (and one teases video evidence)
Donald Trump, elected “family values” Republicans and Trump’s evangelical supporters might be trying to ignore the alleged mistresses of Donald Trump, but these women don’t appear to be fading away. While Stormy Daniels has been grabbing a steady stre
Horner calls for leeway after penalty left Ricciardo 'gutted'
The local hero was called before the stewards for not slowing down sufficiently when the red flag flew in Free Practice 2 thanks to a cable buried in the pit straight coming loose.In addition to the grid hit Ricciardo received two penalty points.Horner belie
Late ECU data reveals Rossi, not Power, topped IMS IndyCar test
The original end-of-day lap times clocked only 48 laps of Rossi’s test run. However, the 2016 Indy 500 winner in fact completed 65 laps, and in his final new-tire run, he eclipsed Will Power’s 69.14sec time with a 69.08. Power's time was set on 17-lap-o
Albert Park Supercars: Whincup dominates wet Race 2
The Red Bull Holden driver's only challenge across the 13-lap sprint race was the weather, a morning deluge leaving the Albert Park circuit soaked for the second points-paying race of the weekend.It meant the race was started behind the Safety Car, giving Whi
Lincoln to Thai king: Thanks but no thanks for the elephants
BANGKOK (AP) - Elephants are Thailand's national animal, so it's only natural that King Mongkut in 1861 offered to send a pair to the United States as a gift of a friendship that has endured 200 years. President Abraham Lincoln, likely bemused and relieved a
Hornets hope to have more fun against Mavericks (Mar 23, 2018)
As far as notching a few historical footnotes, you can't do much better than what the Charlotte Hornets have experienced lately. Their opponent Saturday night, the Dallas Mavericks, can't say the same.
LeBron, Cavs cruise to 120-95 blowout over sinking Suns (Mar 23, 2018)
CLEVELAND (AP) LeBron James scored 27 points in three quarters, Kevin Love added 20 and the Cleveland Cavaliers welcomed back three players from injury during a 120-95 blowout Friday night over the sinking Phoenix Suns, who lost their 10th straight game.
Republican lawmaker: The deep state is sabotaging Ben Carson with expensive furniture
Ben Carson has offered several explanations for how a $31,000 dining set came to be ordered for his office at the Department of Housing and Urban Development, but Rep. Claudia Tenney (R-NY) has her own theory: the deep state did it.
An actual member of th
Bitcoin drops over 4% after Japan warns largest operator
The value of Bitcoin fell more than 4 per cent on Friday on the main Japanese markets after the country's national regulator issued a warning to the world's largest cryptocurrency exchange, Binance, over its unlicensed operations.
Utilities step into blockchain to stay ahead of Europe's energy shakeup
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - European utilities plan to begin some direct trades with one another using blockchain technology within months, hoping to stay ahead in a world in which individuals may eventually sell green energy to one another.
ClearTax, Zebpay join hands to help Indian investors with cryptocurrency taxation
India's largest tax filing platform ClearTax on Friday announced its tie-up with app-enabled bitcoin wallet Zebpay to help investors deal with cryptocurrency taxation.The Cryptocurrency Advisory Plan will help investors and traders of bitcoin understand tax l
Judge grants California's request, orders acting ICE director Thomas Homan to testify in lawsuit
It would appear acting Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) director Thomas Homan usually has plenty of time to talk shit—during one of his multiple appearances on state propaganda channel Fox News, he suggested Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf may hav