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Putting UConn's 111-game win streak in perspective

The Huskies lost 66-64 on Morgan William's last-second shot in the national semifinals. Stanford will face SC in the other national semifinal, giving the Southeastern Conference two teams in the Final Four for the first time since 2008. But a lot of times , you know, one play will win you a game. "They're really grounded. Our kids know what's coming down the pike", he said. "A big part of it was because of what they were doing", the coach said.

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Fiery highway collapse may snarl Atlanta traffic for months

Firefighters noticed chunks of concrete falling from the bridge and got out of the way just minutes before it collapsed, Stafford said. The collapse Thursday is expected to take months to fix and will add travel time to commuters who must pass through that area.

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Rep. Maxine Waters claps back at Bill O'Reilly after hair insult

O'Reilly said that his jest about her hair was dumb. "I love James Brown". While O'Reilly's apology appeared to be a surrender to mob rule, it could also be argued that he lost gravitas with his offhand quip, and relegated his real arguments against the congresswoman onto the back burner.

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White House was wrong for withholding intelligence documents: Lawmaker

Trump decided in mid-February to ask for Flynn's resignation after determining he could no longer trust his top security adviser after he misled Vice President Mike Pence and others about his talks with Moscow's ambassador to the USA before the Trump administration took power on January 20.

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'Beauty and the Beast' dazzles again, 'Power Rangers' off to solid start

The Disney film featuring Emma Watson and Dan Stevens generated weekend sales of $88.3 million in US and Canadian theaters, ComScore Inc. estimated in an emailed statement Sunday. The film earned an A CinemaScore from customers and A+ from the 30% of moviegoers under 18. "Brand recognition will get you far - it gives you a leg up before you even start - but at the end of the day, it comes down to the movie itself", said Paul Dergarabedian, senior media analyst for comScore.

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Betting odds for WWE WrestleMania 33

In 2008, WrestleMania 24 drew 74,635 fans to the Citrus Bowl, and that Super Bowl of pro wrestling/sports entertaining featured The Undertaker defeating Edge for the World Heavyweight Championship in the main event, Floyd Mayweather taking on Big Show, and Shawn Michaels defeating Ric Flair in the retirement match for The Nature Boy.

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Venezuela's supreme court reverses ruling

Seeking to cool protests and global outrage, socialist Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said the Supreme Court would review its move to annul the opposition-led congress, which critics decried as a lurch toward dictatorship . Regional leaders including Juan Manuel Santos and Michelle Bachelet expressed concerns, while Bolivia and Ecuador called for Unasur-mediated negotiations to advance.

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Pennywise haunts nightmares, breaks records with terrifying It trailer

New Line Cinema's teaser for "It" generated 197 million views globally within 24 hours of its release, topping the previous record of 139 million set by Universal's " The Fate of the Furious " in December. The film follows a group of misfits and bullied outcasts in the town of Derry, Maine who call themselves The Losers Club, who begin to notice unusual goings on in their town - including hallucinations, red balloons, and sightings of a certain deeply creepy clown after an increasing number of ...

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Revenue Estimates Analysis J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (JCP)

Sell-side research firms now have a consensus one year price target of $64.4000 on the stock according to First Call. Analysts' mean recommendation for J. Finally, Norges Bank purchased a new stake in shares of J C Penney Company during the fourth quarter worth about $12,324,000. The Insider Ownership of the company now is 1.9 percent, and Institutional Ownership is 87.5 percent.

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Undertaker vs. Roman Reigns reportedly going on last at WrestleMania 33

Goldberg's comeback has been a bit of a snoozer. "And then, within 20 pounds of what he was back then". The man behind pro wrestling's longest undefeated streak divulged that he had been away from pro wrestling so long that he even forgot how to perform his entrance.

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Southgate not complacent over World Cup qualification

Spurs supporters were quick to applaud their defender after his England display and one fan suggested he was the best right-back in the world. He wants to be in the six-yard box and feed off scraps at times and you need these type of players so I was delighted for him to get his goal and get us on the way for three points.

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Bulldog's buzzer-beater ends UConn's 111-game winning streak

A controversial flagrant foul call on Mississippi State allowed CT (36-1) to tie the game at 64-64 on a pair of Katie Lou Samuelson free throws with 26 seconds left in overtime, then the two teams exchanged turnovers. A buzzer beater in overtime against UConn sent the Bulldogs to the championship. We have one heck of team to get ready for, a tremendous staff. I am so proud of my teammates.

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No, George Takei Is (Unfortunately) Not Running for Congress

As The Daily Buzz pointed out, Takei served on the board of directors of the Southern California Rapid Transit District, and also ran an (unsuccessful) bid for a seat on Los Angeles' City Council in 1973. "People are exhausted of his ass-kissing of Trump". Just as people were starting to root for Takei as congressman, it was revealed that this was nothing more than an April Fools joke.

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Manchester United v West Brom preview

United manager Jose Mourinho revealed on Friday that Jones and Smalling won't be back in action for a prolonged period. However, it remains to be seen whether Rooney slots straight into the starting eleven due to a lack of options or the Manchester United boss decides to hold him back.

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Bill O'Reilly: Congresswoman wearing 'James Brown wig'

Adam Salandra is a writer, performer and host in Los Angeles . The Fox News host was widely criticized Tuesday when he cracked a joke about Waters' hair, calling it a "James Brown wig". "When a woman stands up and speaks truth to power, there will be an attempt to put her down", Waters told Hayes. She added: "Be who you are do what you do"[email protected] tonight having her say.

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Jim Ross to Call Match at WWE WrestleMania 33

So it is only fitting that the final chapter between Lesnar and Goldberg is written at WrestleMania 33 in Orlando, Florida, on Sunday. And yes, before you say anything, I'm a big enough person to admit to everyone that I probably wouldn't say that to Goldberg in person because he can easily kick my ass.

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The Fan's WrestleMania 33 Preview

The hashtag #GiveSDWomenAChance began trending on Twitter . There will be more than 20 events hosted by WWE during WrestleMania Week. You spoke up. It would be in WWE's best interests to present both brands as equals. Alexa Bliss vs the entire SmackDown Women's Division (plus some added surprise return competitors).

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Trump stands by wiretapping claim during Merkel visit

Merkel then appeared to ask the President if he wanted to shake hands, which is customary in photo ops, but Trump simply did not respond. But the top lawmakers on both committees have said they have seen no indications that Trump Tower was wiretapped.

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North Carolina Eligible to Be ACC Championship Host After Bathroom Law Repealed

In a statement Friday, the league said its Council of Presidents has voted to again consider North Carolina sites to host events. The NCAA already removed events from North Carolina for the current school year, and is deciding now on locations for neutral-site championships through the spring of 2022.

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Flynn, Nunes Fallout Grows for Trump White House

Officials said the reports consisted primarily of ambassadors and other foreign officials talking about how they were trying to develop contacts within Trump's family and inner circle in advance of his inauguration. Flynn, the former national security adviser, has offered to be interviewed by House and Senate investigators who are examining the Trump campaign's ties to Russian Federation in exchange for immunity from prosecution, according to his lawyer and a congressional official.

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Trump sets ultimatum on healthcare bill

And spokesman Sean Spicer told a White House briefing that there was "no plan B". "We learned about loyalty, we learned a lot about the vote-getting process". Jim McGovern, D-Mass., said. "Mammograms are essential to women's health & I never meant to indicate otherwise". He estimated that the bill was 10 or 15 votes short of passing.

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GWB Scandal Figures Get Prison Terms For 'Abuse Of Power'

In addition to their time behind bars, Baroni and Kelly will each have to complete 500 hours of community service. Her attorney pointed out that her testimony that she told Christie about the traffic jams while they were happening was never contradicted.

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Probe: Trump says former adviser Flynn should seek immunity

The House and Senate Intelligence committees are also investigating allegations of Russian interference in the 2016 USA election, including any contacts between Trump associates and Russia. Spicer said the president "thinks he should go out and tell his story". Flynn's ties to Russian Federation have been scrutinized by the FBI and are under investigation by the congressional committees.

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Rock Hall pays tribute to Chuck Berry, its first inductee

Beatles drummer Ringo Starr quoted one of Berry's own lyrics on Twitter , saying: "Just let me hear some of that rock "n" roll music any old way you use it". Berry was the first artist in the inaugural 1986 class to go into the rock hall , and he closed out its concert in 1995 to celebrate the building's opening in Cleveland.

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WrestleMania 33 Set Is Enormous, Elaborate And Probably Quite Expensive

ET, WWE Network; pre-show at 5 p.m.). If you've watched even a minute of a WWE program, you know the WWE is billing WrestleMania 33 as the "ultimate thrill ride". The words being exchanged between wrestlers and the occasional authority figure often feel as though they come more from the hip rather than memorized from a script, and they tend to feel much more purposeful than over-forced encounters and confrontations often found on RAW .

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Spicer Asks Reporters Why They're 'Rushing to Defend' Obama Admin Official

But it invited a bipartisan group from the panel to view information it says relates to surveillance of President Donald Trump's associates. The documents pertain to investigations underway in Congress and by the FBI into allegations that Moscow tried to swing November's presidential election in Trump's favour, and whether some in the Republican's inner circle colluded with Russian Federation.

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NCAA women: Mississippi State ends UConn's win streak at 111

Head coach Vic Schaefer was livid and needed to be restrained. "I always tell my team, one play doesn't cost you a game". "There is no reason to be scared". William followed up her 41 points last Sunday with 13 points in 44 minutes turning the basketball over twice and adding six assists. It took nearly a minute and a half in overtime before anyone could score, but the Bulldogs took a 62-60 lead thanks to a pair of free throws from Breanna Richardson.

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Jared Kushner retains millions in property portfolio while serving in White House

Not surprisingly, the couple holds a massive real estate and business empire worth as much as $ 741 million , according to The New York Times . Ivanka is also holding onto her stake in the Trump International Hotel in Washington D.C. The senior compliance and ethics officers made clear that these disclosure forms provide a snapshot of a person's financial standing as he or she came into office - and that many members of the administration have already divested some of their assets or ...

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Signs The Undertaker Is Retiring At WrestleMania 33

Bray Wyatt spoke to Crave before his upcoming WWE Championship match against Randy Orton at WrestleMania 33. Click start slideshow to see the 9 WWE Stars who deserved a better spot on the Ultimate Thrillride. -Chris Jericho vs. Kevin Owens for the U.S. Championship. The depth of talent in the WWE has unfortunately pushed several big names to the back burner of the 'Mania card.

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Rep. Speier: House Intel Chair Devin Nunes 'an Agent of the President'

The New York Times reported Thursday that two White House officials helped Nunes acquire the information that he later used to brief Trump. A day after having a meeting with a source on White House grounds, Nunes briefed President Trump on his concerns and held a press conference in which he indicated that members of the Trump transition team, and possibly the president, were incidentally surveilled.

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WWE Hall Of Famer Set For WrestleMania

It's unknown which one it will be, but this apparently got put in place "weeks ago". The other possibility is he'll be commentating on the highly anticipated clash between Roman Reigns and The Undertaker, while future appearances on the WWE Network is also on the cards.

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'Beauty and the Beast' scares up $16.3 million in advance screenings

A young prince who seemingly had it all is cursed for his selfishness by a handsome enchantress; the prince is transformed into a disgusting beast and his servants into household items. It should surpass 2010's " Alice in Wonderland " ( $116 million ) and 2015's " Cinderella " ( $67.8 million ). Citing sources, the report says Watson will get $3 million upfront for her role but her paycheck could be larger depending on the film's success.

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Kuwait censors pull Disney's Beauty and the Beast for edits

But those who purchased tickets to see the movie on Monday received text messages from the National Cinema Company informing them that screenings had been cancelled due to "unforeseen difficulties". The film's director had previously declared that the Disney movie includes "a nice, exclusively gay moment". Disney refused to perform the edits, and so scrapped the film entirely in Malaysia .

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Linares and Crolla quotes for this Saturday

Crolla will attempt to win back the WBA lightweight title he lost to the Venuzuelan last September in the Manchester Arena in the very same venue. The fight was televised on Showtime in the US, and it was the rematch of their September 2016 fight, which Linares won by a close unanimous decision.

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Putin Critic Shot Dead in Ukraine

The bodyguard managed to shoot back at the attacker. Krishchenko said police were viewing the murder as a contract killing. Interfax reported Presidential spokesman Sviatoslav Tseholko as accusing Moscow over the attack. Once there, he obtained Ukrainian citizenship, denounced Mr Putin's rule and testified against Ukraine's former president Viktor Yanukovich, who fled to Russian Federation in 2014 after his security forces shot dead scores of people in Kiev during mass protests.


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