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by | May 28, 2017 | 08:05

The league will showcase the two best teams again when the NBA Finals tip off on Thursday night (ABC, 9 p.m. ET). With 2:40 left in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals , James scored a three-pointer that officially put him over the edge.

by | May 27, 2017 | 00:28

The G-7 leaders posed together for a picture amid discussions on security, terrorism and climate change. During his presidential campaign, Trump repeatedly called on other members of the alliance to meet the 2% of GDP goal that their countries agreed to in 2014, which only the US, UK, Poland, Estonia and Greece now do.

by | May 18, 2017 | 01:43

Fire Chaplain Danny Ringer told reporters at the scene late Tuesday that one person was known dead from the twister, although details were lacking. A volatile severe weather setup is still expected Tuesday, with the highest threat east of a Garden City-Liberal line.

by | May 17, 2017 | 17:33

Corker said there is a group of Republicans in the Senate working on health care and will take "responsible, deliberate action" on the issue. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., gleeful at the prospect of potentially reclaiming the House gavel in 2018, told Republicans they will "glow in the dark" over the vote.

by | May 10, 2017 | 13:04

Paul Kane, writing for The Washington Post , thinks they were not so much celebrating the passage of a poor health care bill, but a badly needed legislative victory that Trump was lacking during his first 100 days in office. All told, it would decrease federal spending on the program by $880 billion over the next decade, the CBO estimates. "We just don't want people to get hurt any more than they already have", Senator Rounds said.

by | May 04, 2017 | 03:27

Only two of its last 29 winners have had their final tune-up for the Run for the Roses less than three weeks before winning North America's most famous horse race. With that being said, I find myself attracted to this colt primarily due to his pedigree. With nine career races, he's one of the most experienced in the field and I do think that's an asset.

by | May 02, 2017 | 16:20

Only 16 Republicans and 14 Democrats opposed the bill. House members voted 382-30 to approve the legislation, which gives lawmakers until midnight on May 5 to try to reach a compromise on legislation to fund the government through the rest of fiscal year 2017, which ends September 30.

by | April 26, 2017 | 02:51

That's not a typo. Trump spent his 2016 campaign lambasting China and Mexico for cheating on trade. The Trump administration announced it will impose a 20 percent tariff on imported softwood lumber from Canada. President Trump was accompanied by Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross. However, Davies and council president Susan Yurkovich cautioned any pain to the industry depends on the length of the dispute and what happens to prices in the longer term.

by | April 26, 2017 | 02:44

One more Arkansas inmate, Kenneth Williams, is to die Thursday in the death chamber at the Cummins Unit, in unincorporated Lincoln County, southeast of Pine Bluff. The condemned inmate is allowed an attorney and a spiritual advisor, according to Department of Correction spokesman Solomon Graves. For his last meal, Jones had fried chicken, potato logs, beef jerky bites, Butterfinger bars and a chocolate milkshake.

by | April 25, 2017 | 14:55

This means that the staff and crew were not technically United Airlines employees, and United pilots believe this is an important distinction. The incident sparked outrage among other passengers as well as on social media. The airline is emphasizing that it will also no longer ask law enforcement to evict passengers that do not pose a security threat. Dr. Dao was one of them.

by | April 25, 2017 | 14:15

Then in Game 3 , the Grizzlies returned the favor by rolling up the Spurs to avoid a 0-3 hole and claw back into the series . "We're a team that we're not gonna have a chance to win if we don't play with a certain energy". Memphis was turnover-prone during much of the game but secured the ball when it really mattered. JaMychal Green had 14 points off the bench. In Milwaukee, DeMar DeRozan scored 33 points, and Toronto beat the Bucks in a defensive slugfest to tie their first-round Eastern ...

by | April 23, 2017 | 00:31

Tuesday's special election in Kansas-the first congressional election during the Trump presidency- determined who will fill the vacancy left by the newly appointed CIA Director Mike Pompeo. Lewis said despite the loss, Democrats are motivated and said the 2016 election "turned a switch on" for many to become more active and to get out and vote.

by | April 21, 2017 | 00:17

The debate got heated Tuesday over patients' rights to smokable marijuana. An abortion bill that failed was one that would have changed the constitutional definition of what a person is to include any homo sapien at any stage of development, including at fertilization.

by | April 19, 2017 | 11:02

Educational advocates also criticize the governor for going on a so-called "victory tour" since passing the Excelsior Program because of the lack of comprehensive higher education funding available for all students. Esterberg said. The Daily Signal produced a video with a breakdown of how much " free college" in NY is going to cost taxpayers. What if an Excelsior scholarship recipient wins a Rhodes or Marshall scholarship for graduate study overseas, or is moved by patriotism to enlist in ...

by | April 16, 2017 | 07:50

The Warriors and the Trail Blazers could go blow to blow on the offensive end, but Golden State is an elite defensive team, too. When Steph Curry met the Blazers in November he scored 23 of his 28 points in the third quarter, so will be looking to reignite that form when the two teams meet this Sunday.

by | April 16, 2017 | 03:42

Saturday , April 15, at Chino Valley Community Center, 1615 N. Road 1 East. Everyone is welcome to come worship with them, come as you are. Meet and take photos with the Easter Bunny and get a free 4-inch by 6-inch print to pick up at the Walgreens in Plaistow, New Hampshire.

by | April 10, 2017 | 04:24

And, yes, thats true even though the bill they considered is profoundly unpopular and aimed at replacing something that is now polling at almost 50-percent favorability. A proposal discussed between the White House and leaders of the Freedom Caucus would let states seek federal waivers of two insurance requirements the law established.

by | April 06, 2017 | 06:04

Earlier, the foreign ministry in Damascus "categorically" denied responsibility. In August 2012, in the midst of the Syrian civil war, President Barack Obama made it clear the use of chemical weapons was a " red line " that would be met with a military response.

by | April 01, 2017 | 05:12

Dixon moved to TCU before this season, and the Horned Frogs just missed the NCAA Tournament in his first year, and then won the NIT. "They go hand in hand". Gonzaga's strength is in its balance. If you managed to guess the final four correctly this year you ended up being part of the.003 percent to do so out of over 13 million submissions.

by | March 31, 2017 | 05:10

Earlier this week the owners of all the NFL's football teams met to vote on the move and approved it by a count of 31 to 1. Miami was the lone dissenter. But that letter was "filled with uncertainty", according to Goodell. There is only a select group of cities in North America that are home to both an National Hockey League and an NFL franchise and Vegas is now one of them.

by | March 29, 2017 | 09:05

President Donald Trump signed an executive order Tuesday meant to increase USA energy independence by unraveling regulations former President Barack Obama had adopted to combat climate change. Considering the immediate effects of this order, families invested in the energy sector could suffer a loss in job security, as the United States prioritizes an industry (coal) that most experts agree is on its last legs over something more practical and long lasting (renewable).

by | March 26, 2017 | 08:20

Late-game theatrics aside, Dorsey's having the kind of NCAA Tournament that basketball fans remember for generations. The bus carrying the Ducks to Sprint Center on Saturday passed right by the Power and Light District in downtown Kansas City, where thousands of Jayhawk fans were rallying hours before the tipoff.

by | March 26, 2017 | 06:46

Martin also described the thoughts racing through his mind during the final seconds of the Gamecocks' win Sunday to advance to the Sweet 16. What South Carolina has done is impressive in every way. Thornwell's "Z's" aside, nobody is snoozing on seventh-seeded SC ... not anymore. "They're well-coached and not only are they good technique-wise, they add heart", Krzyzewski said.

by | March 25, 2017 | 07:28

After a season settling in, White has built the Gators into his own image: tough-minded, defense-oriented, full of guts. Defensively, White said the team has invested in being more unselfish as the season progressed. "(We) have been in a lot of those environments, as has Florida". They turned a 15-15 tie into a 31-15 lead with 2:50 left in the first half. They are poised under pressure and don't get rattled easily.

by | March 25, 2017 | 03:35

Legislative bargaining often is additive: Supporters of legislation A endorse legislation B so that its advocates will reciprocate by supporting A. By this process a coalition (and government) grows. "Obamacare was passed at the pace of Zootopia DMV sloths compared to this AHCA attempt". But that was only - that was one issue. "They don't have the votes to pass this tomorrow.

by | March 23, 2017 | 12:56

And that is where Gorsuch says he has a debate with his students, weighing the pros and cons in a "Socratic dialogue" on how to answer that question. On these issues alone - originalism and fundamental liberties - the senators could find from his answers a blueprint to his thinking, and Judge Gorsuch could reply in meaningful ways without prejudging any cases.

by | March 22, 2017 | 08:01

The DHS report , entitled the " Declined Detainer Outcome Report " listed 206 cases of immigrants released from custody from January 28 to February 3 despite federal agents' requests, called "detainers", to keep them locked up so the federal government could take them into custody .

by | March 21, 2017 | 08:58

Hicks' best, and really only, play of the day came with just more than two minutes left. The referees swallowed their whistles, and Berry threw the ball up off the backboard. Maybe so, just like Arkansas is unlucky that Beard's last shot was an inch or two deep. Hicks had the game-clinching free throws with 10 seconds left to put the Heels up five.

by | March 18, 2017 | 10:59

That inexperience showed early in the first half against an experienced Miami team that reached the Sweet 16 last season, one that had won at least one NCAA Tournament game in five of its six previous appearances. They're at a disadvantage in coaching and at lack of a superstar, but Miami is just a better team. The Jayhawks, by comparison, feature the 16 ranked offense and average 82.7 points , 38.8 rebounds and 16.3 assists per game.

by | March 15, 2017 | 09:02

At least one No. 13, No. 14 or No. 15 seed has won in the first round in 28 of the last 32 years. The East boasts the strongest field in the 2017 NCAA Tournament. Since 1985, two or more No. 1 seeds have made the Final Four just twice. Second round: Northwestern over Gonzaga , West Virginia over Princeton, Maryland over Florida Gulf Coast, Arizona over VCU.

by | March 13, 2017 | 07:21

Purdue forward Caleb Swanigan (50) goes to the basket ahead of MI forward Moritz Wagner, right, during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Big Ten tournament, Friday, March 10, 2017, in Washington. Before tipoff, both teams knew they would be heading to the NCAA Tournament, win or lose. The Marquette women's basketball team closed out the first half of their Big East quarterfinal on a 13-4 run and never looked back beating Georgetown 80-66 at the Al McGuire Center.

by | March 10, 2017 | 08:09

Also, that game overcame a slow start to play OVER a total of 134. The Beavers had an early 10-4 run to lead by eight and withstood a run by Cal to stay within 32-29 at halftime . He was second on the team averaging 14 points and first in rebounds with averaging 7. Three of the last six were decided by five points or fewer. No.

by | March 09, 2017 | 15:52

Taken together, these two actions would devastate access to health care generally, and reproductive health care in particular. Indeed, Republican house speaker Paul Ryan revealed he wants to defund Planned Parenthood entirely earlier this year.

by | March 08, 2017 | 09:36

Those teams would be UNC , Florida State, Louisville, Duke, Notre Dame and Virginia. Because of that, their action won't start until Thursday. They now have a 27 percent chance to earn a top spot, meaning that even a SEC tournament crown might not be enough for them to get into the top four.

by | March 07, 2017 | 13:24

According to a press release, the legislation will create a state fund to help low-income Americans afford health care and "unwind" the Obama administration's Medicaid expansion. "It's Obamacare gone", he added. The four senators all hail from states that have accepted Medicaid expansion, and they made that necessary prerequisite for any plan they'd be willing to consider.