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Korea blasts USA for tough remarks on Pyongyang Korea blasts USA for tough remarks on Pyongyang
- March 22, 2017

Seoul's Unification Ministry said on Tuesday it had asked North Korea to provide safety assurances for its players. The 170-second video clip features an image of what appears to be the USS Carl Vinson on fire after the ship is placed in superimposed cross hairs. (more...)
Things We Loved But Secretly Hated About the Wichita State Game Things We Loved But Secretly Hated About the Wichita State Game
- March 22, 2017

Kentucky's final tally was its lowest offensive output of the season, but the late defensive heroics overshadowed the team's lack of offense and kept the team's bid for a ninth national championship alive. Yet after Wichita State cut a 58-51 United Kingdom lead to 58-56, Monk took Kentucky's most important shot of the game. Depth carried the Shockers to 20-point wins against over-matched MVC opponents. (more...)
Hogs And Tar Heels Tip-Off Sunday at 5:10 pm CT
- March 22, 2017

Macon returned to the game and wound up with the ball in his hands and the shot clock winding down. That swell of support fueled the Razorbacks as they erased the deficit, claimed a lead and disrupted North Carolina's offensive flow. Arkansas was stifled on the offensive end, missing its last four shots, all 3-point attempts. Kevin Keatts will try to bring the Wolfpack back to national relevance in what many consider-right or wrong-to be a rather hard job down the road from Duke and UNC . (more...)
Device cabin ban on some USA flights from Mideast
- March 21, 2017

A representative of Saudi Arabian Airlines, based at JFK International Airport in NY, told BuzzFeed News that the ban begins immediately, and covers all electronic devices, excluding cellphones. Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH) in Abu Dhabi, UAE. U.S. airlines are not affected by the ban because none offer direct US-bound flights from the affected airports. (more...)
Yeah, that was a blown interference call against Gonzaga Yeah, that was a blown interference call against Gonzaga
- March 20, 2017

Zach Collins (14 points) had to play most of the second half as a result. I wanted to be a part of that first team to make it to the NCAA tournament . "We were really creative on switches", Nigel Williams-Goss said. "When we cut it to five, I thought we were going to win, " Lumpkin said. No shame in losing to what some feel is Gonzaga's best team under Mark Few, who notched his 500th career win today as the Zags look for the program's first Final Four appearance ever. (more...)
Winners and Losers in Trump's 'Skinny Budget'
- March 16, 2017

The 10 per cent Pentagon boost - meant to improve troop readiness, fight Isis and buy new weapons - is financed by $54 billion (£44 billion) of cuts to foreign aid and domestic agencies that had been protected by former President Barack Obama. (more...)