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NCAA basketball brackets leaked on Twitter

NCAA basketball brackets leaked on Twitter Sterling Smith's addiction to his phone allowed the senior graduate transfer guard to set the Panthers at ease early during the selection show , sharing the leaked NCAA Tournament bracket that showed Pitt was the 10th seed in the East Region and would face seventh-seeded Wisconsin in St. [Full Article...]

North Korea's submarine goes missing

North Korea's submarine goes missing North Korea's armed forces have about 70 submarines, many of which are obsolete diesel submarines. The submarine's disappearance comes as tensions were further heightened on the Korean Peninsula by a fresh threat from Pyongyang. In an extensive feature piece in the North's Rodong Sinmun , the state newspaper, Pyongyang said it would respond with its own training exercises in preparation for "... [Full Article...]

Haggen in talks to sell core stores to Albertsons' owner

Haggen in talks to sell core stores to Albertsons' owner Bankruptcy] Court for approval in the next week", the union said in a message to its members. Haggen announced yesterday that it has accepted Albertsons LLC's bid to acquire 29 core stores, including the one located at 3925 236th Ave. To secure approval from the Federal Trade Commission, the chains agreed to sell a combined 168 stores. Haggen retreated into a core of apparently profitable stores... [Full Article...]

Daylight Saving Time Comes Back As Clocks Spring Forward

Daylight Saving Time Comes Back As Clocks Spring Forward As Al.com explains , the idea of Daylight Saving Time was first mooted in  the time  of  Benjamin Franklin , but it wasn't until World War I it was implemented to save fuel by reducing the need to use artificial lighting. The House Committee on  Government  Operations is now reviewing both lawmakers' bills. Cutting back on caffeine and alcohol could also be able to help you get to sleep earlier ... [Full Article...]

Donald Trump endorsed by Ben Carson

Donald Trump endorsed by Ben Carson Dr. Ben Carson , has officially announced this morning that he will be endorsing Presidential candidate Donald Trump . Also, when following through on his comment that there are "two Donald Trumps ", he sounds genuinely shocked that there is a "cerebral" side of the candidate that you see "in the debates and on stage".  Many jumped up and down, with arms up in the air, shouting "F-- Trump... [Full Article...]

Donald Trump rally sparks riot on the campaign trail in Chicago

Donald Trump rally sparks riot on the campaign trail in Chicago Marco Rubio said Donald Trump's rhetoric is feeding into people's anger and encouraging behavior that leads to violence - and he suggested he might not support the businessman if he clinches the nomination. On Saturday morning, Green will be at a Sanders press conference, though there are no plans for him to speak. Ben Carson said this about the protesters in Chicago "Everybody's rights s... [Full Article...]

What Time do Clocks Move Forward for Daylight Saving Time 2016?

What Time do Clocks Move Forward for Daylight Saving Time 2016? Studies have shown that the rate of heart attacks, traffic accidents, and workplace injuries all jump slightly in the days following the beginning of daylight saving time. Contrary to popular belief, farmers are one group of people who adamantly oppose daylight savings time change, Prerau told the New York Times; the time change affects their work habits. [Full Article...]

The Univision democratic debate in 90 seconds

It was another moment of criticism from Sanders , who has been accused of being far too critical of Obama's policies . Fighting for Florida and beyond, Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders tangled in an intense debate over who's the true friend of American Hispanics, trading accusations over guest worker programs "akin to slavery" and the embracing of "vigilantes" against immigrants. [Full Article...]

New 'Captain America: Civil War' Trailer Features Spider-Man

On the other hand, it's another incongruous aspect of Spider-Man's costume that looks out of place next to the other superheroes. It has the additional cast of Frank Grillo , Emily VanCamp , and Martin Freeman in primary characters as well as Chadwick Boseman as Black Panther . [Full Article...]

Wounded Warrior Project fires 2 executives amid accusations

Wounded Warrior Project fires 2 executives amid accusations The review confirmed numerous findings by the New York Times and CBS, according to a news release from the public relations firm, and the board has instituted changes to limit first-class travel, track changes and increase accountability. [Full Article...]

Answers Sought In "Calculated" Backyard Shooting That Killed Five Adults

Answers Sought In One of the female victims was eight months pregnant, police said, with the fetus raising the death toll to six. "Wilkinsburg is a community filled with grief, shock and anger this morning", Allegheny county executive Rich Fitzgerald said in a statement today. [Full Article...]

China hits out at US restrictions on telecom giant ZTE

China hits out at US restrictions on telecom giant ZTE According to an announcement Monday, US firms will be banned from selling components to ZTE in view of the Chinese firm's business dealings with Iran. The Commerce Ministry said ZTE's technology purchases help to support tens of thousands of U.S.jobs and warned sanctions could disrupt that. As a result, all items subject to the EAR will require an export license prior to any export to ZTE. [Full Article...]

Funeral Services Scheduled for New Jersey State Trooper Sean Cullen

Funeral Services Scheduled for New Jersey State Trooper Sean Cullen Being a cop, specifically a state trooper, was his lifelong dream, and while many who gathered remembered how good he was at his chosen career, more importantly they remembered the man he was outside of uniform. He served before that on the Westhampton and Mount Holly police departments. He leaves behind a fiancée and their nine-month-old baby, his parents, a sister and two brothers, who of whom... [Full Article...]

Polls: Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton continue to lead their fields nationally

Polls: Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton continue to lead their fields nationally Democrat Hillary Clinton easily carried Massachusetts but was locked in a close race with rival Bernie Sanders in Michigan. But Clinton's victory in Massachusetts highlighted her striking ability to attract black voters and Sanders' stunning failure to do so. [Full Article...]

Ryan's restaurant owner files for bankruptcy

Ryan's restaurant owner files for bankruptcy In Alabama the company owes $125,518.07 in corporate income taxes, according to the bankruptcy documents. Buffets, LLC owns Ryan's, Old Country Buffet , Country Buffet, Tahoe Joe's Famous Steakhouse, Fire Mountain and Hometown Buffet. But the list of 25 states does not include Alabama. In early 2008, however, the company filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy to shed some of its 626 locations and cu... [Full Article...]

GOGO Squeez recalls applesauce pouches

GOGO Squeez recalls applesauce pouches This recall affects applesauce pouches with best before dates between 12-4-2015 and 3-4-2017. The problem was found during an inspection by the Michigan State Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD). Anyone who believes they may have been affected can request a product replacement voucher on the company's website .   Pouches of "GoGo squeeZ" have been taken off store shelves... [Full Article...]

SpaceX launches satellite, tries to land rocket on barge

SpaceX launches satellite, tries to land rocket on barge Sunday's try ended with an engine shutdown a split second before liftoff. The satellite, called SES-9, should soon boost communications coverage over Asia. About an hour later came confirmation via Twitter that it had been hard (and therefore unsuccessful) landing attempt. Liquid oxygen for rockets is normally left at minus 298 degrees, near the element's boiling point. [Full Article...]

Bernie Sanders set to beat Hillary Clinton in ME caucuses

Bernie Sanders set to beat Hillary Clinton in ME caucuses He referred to the overall package as "the Wall Street bailout where some of your friends destroyed this economy". As Mother Jones has well-documented, Sanders has called for a nationwide ban on fracking over concerns of the process' contribution to contaminated drinking water, earthquakes, and climate change-even if the ban would be almost impossible to implement without cooperation from bo... [Full Article...]

US Navy reportedly deploys several ships to South China Sea

US Navy reportedly deploys several ships to South China Sea The U.S. Navy has dispatched an aircraft carrier and several ships accompanying it into the South China Sea in the last few days, a deployment of thousands of U.S. "So, that's why we're seeking to reduce tensions and encouraging all sides to come together to resolve their differences in a way that does not provoke a military confrontation", he said. [Full Article...]

Apple scores iPhone legal victory that may help in Federal Bureau of Investigation fight

Apple scores iPhone legal victory that may help in Federal Bureau of Investigation fight Also, that's what has Apple and other tech companies anxious - a legal precedent greatly expanding the limits of what the government can force a company to do. The investigating agency still believes that encrypted data in Farook's phone and its GPS system is likely to have significant clues about what happened after the shootings. [Full Article...]


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