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Warriors Return Home & Look Awful in 99-86 Loss to Celtics

Warriors Return Home & Look Awful in 99-86 Loss to Celtics

Curry is shooting just 17-of-67, or 25 percent, from three-point range in that same span. The Celtics had spent the night focused on wearing out Golden State's guards and he could see their sharpness fading away. Thompson finished Wednesday's loss with only a -6.7 nERD, per numberFire Live. In his past 25 games, Towns has averaged 27.9 points and 13.0 rebounds. Read More

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Sikh man shooting in US: Kent police terms incident a hate crime

Sikh man shooting in US: Kent police terms incident a hate crime

Kent Police Chief Ken Thomas says the victim tells them a man shot him in the arm and told him to go back to his country. The FBI is offering a $5,000 reward, and Crime Stoppers is offering $1,000 for information. Thomas said police believe he was targeted and had been wearing a turban when the shooting occurred. An Indian official first identified the victim as Deep Rai, a US citizen from India, in a tweet Saturday. Read More

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Arnold Schwarzenegger For Senate 2018?

Arnold Schwarzenegger For Senate 2018?

Senate race - possibly as an independent - is generating buzz in state Republican circles, "fueled by the former governor's seeming ability to get under the skin of President Donald Trump on social media", Politico said. Schwarzenegger has sparred with Trump over more important issues as well. Though he was re-elected to a second term in 2006, Schwarzenegger is mostly remembered for leaving the state in a fiscal mess after abandoning the reform agenda that brought him to office in the ... Read More

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Nittany Lions Shock No. 2 Ohio State

Nittany Lions Shock No. 2 Ohio State

Shipley is heading back to Arizona. The Penn State Nittany Lions take on the Nebraska Cornhuskers in the Big Ten Basketball Tournament on Wednesday, start time at 4:30 PM Et, at Verizon Center, Washington , District of Columbia. Madison Seifert took the loss for Penn State after being tagged for six earned runs in just two innings of work. Josh [Langford] got us going early. Read More

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Elderly woman saved from train tracks by good Samaritans

Elderly woman saved from train tracks by good Samaritans

They were able to get her off the tracks before the train passed through, Kugler said. The woman was attempting to move across the train tracks, having no clue that a train was headed straight for her. "She actually stopped because she was scared, so then I tried grabbing her arm and then really tried pulling her". Another man, who was not identified, can also be seen running to help just seconds before the train arrived. Read More

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Utah legislators approve bill to lower DUI level to 0.05

Utah legislators approve bill to lower DUI level to 0.05

Governor Gary Herbert is expected to sign the bill which would take effect December 30 of 2018. All other states now have their own DUI BAC limits set at 0.08% (though the AP notes that limit may vary for commercial drivers and those who've been in trouble with the law for past DUIs), which would make Utah's the lowest in the country once it's given the governor's OK. Read More

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Hillary Clinton shares a vital voice for woman

Hillary Clinton shares a vital voice for woman

Clinton, quoting her role model Eleanor Roosevelt, also seemed to offer up some advice to women - and herself - about how to cope with the current political climate. Unfortunately, the internet didn't spend too much time listening to her words. She acknowledged the protests that have taken place at airports and capitols over the past few months, and reiterated that these movements that bring women together and amplify diverse voices can not be ignored. Read More

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Massive Gun Smuggling Ring Busted in Brooklyn, Prosecutors Say

Massive Gun Smuggling Ring Busted in Brooklyn, Prosecutors Say

Robert Marcus, the owner of Bob's Gun Shop in Norfolk, said gun dealers take gun trafficking seriously. Goddard is the father of Virginia Tech shooting survivor Colin Goddard and now a Steadfast advocate for more restrictive guns laws. Jacquan Spencer (Madcat), 22, of Hampton, Va. 'Too often our citizens become victims of the associated gun violence. "We are going to go after anyone who brings illegal firearms into our city and into our borough". Read More

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Time to leave Planned Parenthood alone

Time to leave Planned Parenthood alone

Republican lawmakers have failed thus far in their efforts to strip its funding. White House officials reportedly even suggested an increase in federal funding if the organization agreed to stop performing abortions altogether. Planned Parenthood is proud to provide abortion-a necessary service that's as vital to our mission as birth control or cancer screenings. Other parts of the bill could cause some of the 242,000 people in the state who get insurance on the health law's exchange to ... Read More

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State chief Tillerson recuses himself from Keystone XL talks

He has "committed to full compliance with his ethics obligations", according to the the response, which was signed by the State Department's deputy legal adviser, Katherine McManus. 12, 2016. Earlier in the day, Greenpeace began a campaign and petition drive demanding he not be involved in the permit process. TransCanada has filed its application for a US Presidential Permit to build KXL, a proposed crude oil pipeline that, if built, will stretch from Alberta in Canada to Nebraska in the ... Read More

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'I'm a woman, hear me roar': Downtown march celebrates International Women's Day

'I'm a woman, hear me roar': Downtown march celebrates International Women's Day

The rally was sponsored by a host of organizations, including the Chinese Progressive Association, Community Labor United, New England United for Justice, and Matahari Women Workers' Center. Last month, the Federalist ran a piece titled "Go Ahead, Women's Marchers, Strike". The strike was established following strikes in 2016 by women in countries across the globe, including Iceland, Poland, South Korea and Argentina. Read More

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Georgia eliminates Tennessee 59-57 at SEC Tournament

Georgia eliminates Tennessee 59-57 at SEC Tournament

Tennessee got off to a slow start but Georgia couldn't take advantage. It was fitting a nip-and-tuck game with eight ties and 12 lead changes came down to a final shot. Thursday's game was tightly contested throughout with neither team leading by more than six points throughout the game. Still, Georgia couldn't put the game away until the very end. Read More

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Report names 39 JCPenney stores likely to close

Report names 39 JCPenney stores likely to close

The targeted locations either need expensive, extensive renovation or are underperformers financially, said J.C. Penney. J.C. Penney has not yet released the names of the stores. It's now about two weeks and counting before another department store behemoth, J.C. Penney Co., discloses whether any of the five stores in the region will get bad news from the corporate office in Plano, Texas. Read More

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Major League Baseball confirms Cardinals, Pirates game to be played in Williamsport

Major League Baseball confirms Cardinals, Pirates game to be played in Williamsport

Formerly known as Bowman Field, BB&T Ballkpark opened in 1926 and is the second-oldest minor league ballpark in the U.S. It's the home of the Class A Williamsport Crosscutters of the NY-Penn League. The game was originally scheduled for PNC Park, but will now take place 200 miles east in Williamsport during the Little League World Series. "Major League Baseball's greatest responsibility is to ensure that today's youth become active participants in our game as players and fans". Read More

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A Washington, DC, Restaurant Is Suing the Trump Hotel for 'Unfair Advantage'

A Washington, DC, Restaurant Is Suing the Trump Hotel for 'Unfair Advantage'

Trump and others associated with him, that it would be to their advantage in their dealings with President Donald J. Trump and other agencies of the United States government if they patronized the Hotel". "This is a company town and the business is the government", Pitts said to The Washington Post . Although the president has taken some steps to distance himself from his businesses - sons Donald Trump Jr. Read More

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Woman kills boyfriend by making him drink bleach: cops

Woman kills boyfriend by making him drink bleach: cops

A police source tells the Chicago Tribune that Edler forced bleach down her boyfriend's throat. When officers discovered Ellis later that morning, he was on the ground. Ellis was a father one of one and worked as a welder in the city. We loved him but God loved him best. Though experts say a mouthful of swallowed bleach is not likely to kill a person, drinking a large amount can cause death. Read More

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Supreme Court dumps Grimm case

Supreme Court dumps Grimm case

The order cited the need for the lower court's "further consideration in light of" the Trump administration last month rescinding an Obama administration directive on transgender students. The 4th Circuit panel reversed that decision, noting that the U.S. Department of Education had issued an opinion letter past year, saying Title IX requires "a school generally must treat transgender students consistent with their gender identity". Read More

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Anheuser-Busch may skip Boston's St. Patrick's parade

Anheuser-Busch may skip Boston's St. Patrick's parade

The event typically draws tens of thousands of revelers along the parade's 1.6 mile (2.6 km) route through the city, home to one of the United States' largest Irish-American communities. "The idea that we would restrict the opportunity for men and women who put on that uniform", the Republican said, "knowing full well they can put themselves in harm's way, and deny them the opportunity to march in a parade that's about celebrating veterans, doesn't make any sense to me". Read More

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Arrest Made in Tiffany Ferguson Murder Case

Arrest Made in Tiffany Ferguson Murder Case

An arrest has been made in the fatal stabbing of a 2015 University of North Alabama graduate, Nashville police said on Twitter on Wednesday night. A little over 24 hours before the announcement, Wedgewood-Houston residents came to the Midtown Hills Precinct to talk to police and Councilman Sledge about their safety concerns. Read More

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Comey warns there is no longer 'absolute privacy' in US

But the secrecy technique has been growing since former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden leaked classified data about United States spying practices. He said that public and private sector entities can help address threats through reduced vulnerabilities, accountability and mitigation of damage. He said there should be a balance between privacy and the FBI's ability to lawfully access information. Read More

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Rutgers earns landmark Big Ten Tournament win | 10 takeaways

Rutgers earns landmark Big Ten Tournament win | 10 takeaways

The Scarlet Knights claimed their first Big Ten tourney triumph with a 66-57 victory vs. Ohio State. Check out Coach Pikiell! Rutgers was crashing the boards at every turn and were relentless throughout the game. This is the first group of Matta Buckeyes to fail to reach 20 wins in a season. What We Learned:1. Rutgers Wanted It More Than The BuckeyesIn my estimation, Rutgers has more to gain from a win here. Read More

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SWFL weather: Chance of showers Thursday

SWFL weather: Chance of showers Thursday

Wednesday's forecast calls for showers ending early in the morning, then a few showers in the afternoon with a mix of sun and cloud throughout the day. Look for mostly cloudy skies to start the day Thursday . 2008 Wind Storm across South Central VA. - Friday night: low of -22 C. 3/10 (↑): Sunday chances have faded to nothingness but snow Monday night into Tuesday is still on the table. Read More

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Freed Gitmo Prisoners Back on Battlefield - 'Terrible'

Freed Gitmo Prisoners Back on Battlefield - 'Terrible'

There have been 122 detainees, released from Gitmo, that have returned to fighting. Yes, Fox & Friends is too brainy for the president, which raises an important question: how does Trump dress himself every morning without getting his thumbs caught in the button holes? And while I didn't see the show, the hosts apparently focused a fair amount of attention on former President Obama - because several of Donald Trump's online missives were directed at his predecessor. Read More

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