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NCAA regional, national championships to be held at UGA

The Sprint Center will host the NCAA Division I men's basketball Midwest Regional in 2019, two years after holding the event for the first time last March, when OR beat Kansas to reach the Final Four. This is the fourth time Omaha has been selected as the volleyball championship site since 2006. US Bank Stadium will become the largest venue to ever host NCAA wrestling when the event comes to Minnesota in 2020.

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Tiger to design public course at Big Cedar Lodge

At this rate, Woods, out of commission since withdrawing from the Dubai Desert Classic in February following a first-round 77, may not be ready for his next comeback until the Champions Tour beckons. "I know we're struggling with it right now". Payne's Valley is just south of the lovely Buffalo Ridge course, just north of Gary Player's new 13-hole short course.

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Badgers To Host NCAA Cross Country Championships

The NCAA has chosen the city as the host site for national championships or tournaments in three Division I sports through the 2021-22 school year. Previously announced , Minneapolis (2019) and Indianapolis (2021) are home to future men's Final Fours.

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Infowars host Alex Jones argues persona in custody dispute

He broadcasts from home, she said, and that exposes their children to his incendiary behavior. "The children are there, watching him broadcast", Kelly Jones said. Jones and his ex-wife, Kelly, are involved in a child custody case, and as the Austin American Statesman writes, a jury will have to determine if Jones's persona is fake or real-and if that should have a bearing on whether he gets custody of his children.

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Republicans survive election scare, win Kansas House seat

Chris Pumpelly, a spokesman for his campaign, said Thompson would run for the seat again in 2018. President Trump on Wednesday said the GOP had a "great win in Kansas" the night before, falsely claiming Democrats "spent heavily" to try to flip a House seat.

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Kelsey Plum goes No. 1 in WNBA draft

As expected, Washington's record-setting senior point guard Kelsey Plum was drafted No. 1 overall Thursday afternoon in the WNBA draft. "Be who you are no matter the stakes that you're playing on, stay the course", said Staley. "I'm definitely an intangible-type person", she said . The Atlanta Dream drafted Syracuse guard Brittney Sykes at No. 7. “People are looking to move up and were listening, ” said Riley, who is overseeing her first draft as GM of the Stars.

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Officer under investigation for slamming jaywalker to ground, beating him

The stop was over jaywalking, Cain and witnesses said. Authorities say a Sacramento police officer seen on video throwing a jaywalker to the ground and hitting him in the face repeatedly is now under criminal investigation. "So I took off my jacket to let him know, 'I don't have anything, '" he told the news station. The officer appears to be speaking to dispatch before charging at Cain.

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Building collapses after major fire breaks out in downtown Portsmouth

The State Street Saloon was a staple of Portsmouth's downtown culture and many people, like Alison Burridge, were out to mourn the loss. The flames spread to a neighboring building that houses several apartments. By sunrise, piles of rubble stood at the corner. Resident Craig Langton said, "The alarm went off around 1". Fire officials say the fire started in the State Street Saloon around 12:30 a.m.

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NY Set To Make State College Tuition Free For Middle Class

Students who enroll for fall classes this year will start to take advantage, but SUNY schools across Central New York are still not sure how the "Excelsior Scholarship" will affect them. Due to criticism from Republicans that the initial proposal excluded students at private colleges, the final budget also includes an additional $19 million to assist those private school students whose families earn less than the income cap.

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For 12 Year-Old Girl From Blue Springs, Missouri

A cyber connection turned into a real world abduction, as police say a crime committed in the Midwest ends with two Maryland brothers locked up. The suspect is William Dela Cruz, an Asian Make 5 feet 10 inches tall weighing 220 pounds. A short time later, they were spotted eating at a restaurant in Wentzville. He was arrested and the girl was found after members of the public contacted police because of the Amber Alert.

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Not so silent night: Dallas emergency siren system hacked

In fact, according to the Dallas Emergency Dispatch, approximately 4,400 calls were registered between 11:42 pm and 1:17 am. "So, within an hour and a half, about, we turned off the entire system". Officials don't know who was responsible for the hacking, but Vaz said "with a good deal of confidence that this was someone outside our system" and in the Dallas area.

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California governor declares end to drought emergency

Officials later ordered mandatory water conservation for the first time in California's state history. The plan, Making Water Conservation a California Way of Life , Implementing Executive Order B-37-16, was prepared by the Department of Water Resources, the State Water Resources Control Board, the Public Utilities Commission, Department of Food and Agriculture and the Energy Commission.

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Woman Falls Off California's Tallest Bridge While Attempting to Take a Selfie

This Foresthill bridge, the highest in California, has become notorious as a daredevil's playground. Foresthill Bridge is 630 feet tall, the tallest in California and fourth highest in the US, and it's become known as a kind of 'Daredevil's Playground.' Sheriff's deputies keep an eye on the bridge, watching for people who treat the gym like a playground, climbing around and underneath to take daring pictures.

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Closing arguments set in ex-NFL star's double murder trial

Daniel de Abreu (left) and Safiro Furtado (right). Hernandez, 27, is charged with witness intimidation for that alleged shooting. Salvador said he later saw Hernandez outside the club, about 20 minutes before the shootings. Prosecutors allege he shot the men after one of them bumped into Hernandez and spilled his drink at a Boston nightclub. Prosecutors are due to make a closing statement later on Thursday.

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New York avoids government shutdown with budget extension

In Genesee County, that would be nearly $10 million; and Gsell believes other state costs would make that an impossible deal to take. A " Raise the Age " public awareness campaign has demanded a change to the law in NY. Medicaid is funded by each state and Washington. However, their combined Medicaid costs total less than New York's. This amount is calculated using the Federal Medicaid Assistance Percentage.

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Bill Cosby Faces 10 Years In Prison If Convicted For Upcoming Trial

The judge also declined to set a starting date for jury selection, saying only that he meant to begin in late May, depending on when Allegheny County can accommodate the process. Cosby also mentioned obtaining Quaaludes from a doctor with the intent of giving them to women before sex in a 2005 civil deposition. The latest showdown over evidence in his sexual-assault caseis scheduled to start at 9:30am.

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Judge halts shutdown of last Kentucky abortion clinic

CNN reports a federal judge granted ACLU lawyers' request for a temporary restraining order on behalf of the EMW Women's Clinic in Louisville, the state's only abortion facility. "We are fighting to keep this from happening". The ACLU and EMW have filed a separate lawsuit this year against the provisions, which is ongoing.

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Senate intel leaders pledge Russian Federation probe cooperation

Swalwell added that Nunes could have viewed classified materials at secure facilities in the Capitol building and that the White House visit was unnecessary. Devin Nunes (R-CA) vowed never to reveal his sources for his claim that Trump was spied on to his own committee. The letters from lawyer David O'Neil, published by The Washington Post , appeared to be in response to a meeting O'Neil had at the Justice Department on March 23 in advance of the hearing.

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Texas Senate OKs Revisions To Voter ID Law

It now heads to the full Senate. The Senate Tax and Fiscal Policy Committee on Tuesday revamped a transportation funding plan sent by the House. But an amendment approved in the Senate Rules and Legislative Procedure Committee Monday altered the House bill enough to revive it.

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GOP bill shifts NY Medicaid costs; Dems call 'Buffalo Bribe'

The House is just the first stop for the Republicans' bill, known as the American Health Care Act. That prompted House GOP leaders to make a series of 11th-hour changes Monday night in a bid to secure more votes. ".that means less people are going to get health care assistance. As I have said before, if this Governor can't find 1.5 percent to save in his budget, I am more than willing to find it for him".

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Attorney General Sessions: 'Sanctuary Cities' Won't Get Certain Federal Funds

This includes refusing to detain known felons on the federal detainer request or otherwise failing to comply with these laws. Montgomery officials have long contended that such an approach - which was recommended by a 2014 Maryland state attorney general's opinion - does not put the county in the same "sanctuary" category as localities like San Francisco, which has far more stringent rules about collaboration.

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Las Vegas police investigating bus shooting outside Cosmopolitan on Strip

One person is dead and another wounded after a shooting on a bus in Las Vegas , but the suspect remained barricaded inside in a tense standoff, police said. "It's just insane." Police attributed initial reports of an active shooter to people hearing the sound of the glass in jewelry cases being broken. That part of the strip is where the luxury hotels The Bellagio and The Cosmopolitan are located.

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Rory McIlroy Takes Top Odds Into WGC Championship

Jason Day tearfully announced that his mother has lung cancer in a news conference after he withdrew from his match against Pat Perez on Wednesday. I want to make certain you are there during his Hall of Fame speech.' She loves it. He brought her to OH for more tests, and doctors are hopeful there is a chance for recovery. "It's important to her to support him". There is no sudden death after a match in group play under any circumstance.

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Ryan: Trump Has 'Helped Negotiate Changes' As GOP Repeal Bill Nears Vote

Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick said in a Facebook post Saturday night that while he believes the Affordable Care Act is "broken", he wouldn't vote for the Republican bill in its current form, citing its impact on the "single most important issue plaguing" his constituents, "opioid abuse prevention, treatment and recovery".

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Orlando chief prosecutor rejects death penalty for all future cases

Under Florida law, aggravating factors include whether the victim of a capital felony "was a law enforcement officer engaged in the performance of his or her official duties" and whether the felony "was especially heinous, atrocious, or cruel".

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US House Intelligence Committee Asks Trump for 'Wiretapping' Evidence

President Trump claimed in a series of tweets last weekend that President Obama had ordered phones to be tapped at Trump Tower at the end of the 2016 campaign. Conway ... suggested that the alleged monitoring of activities at Trump's campaign headquarters at Trump Tower in Manhattan may have involved far more than wiretapping.

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Why A 'Day Without a Woman'?

Moreover, some women are still subject to violence and abuse and lack any form of education. With women representing more than half of its workforce, Saatchi & Saatchi Wellness is hosting the "A Day Without Women " event where staffers will stage a walkout at 12 pm on Wednesday to show their solidarity for equality , justice and the human rights of women and all gender oppressed people.

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House Republicans moving forward with 'secret' health care plan

As it stands in the leaked draft, the Republican credits would shift the tax benefit away from lower income people and towards those higher on the income scale, because the credits don't adjust for income. The GOP plan would provide money for those states and for the 19 states, mostly run by Republicans, that didn't expand Medicaid. The proposal also still includes plans to eliminate Obamacare's taxes.

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US House panel to probe alleged Trump-Russia links

Having to constantly react to new allegations, and dealing with a Congress that may be spooked by the prospects of scandal, will make getting things done more hard. But in a possible reference to his campaign pledge to seek warmer relations with Moscow, Trump said: "America is willing to find new friends and to forge new partnerships, where shared interests align".

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Truck goes airborne during high-speed chase in northwest Louisiana

Police stopped the Tacoma for speeding on the highway, while Austin was in the passenger's seat. Spike strips were deployed and once the vehicle hit them it went airborne flipped and landed on the roof of a auto in a restaurant parking lot.