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U.S. NCAA Hockey Tournament 2017 - Minnesota headed to Manchester
Author: 0 NCAA Hockey Tournament 2017 - Minnesota headed to Manchester

The Gophers lost to Penn State in double overtime in the semifinal round of the Big Ten tournament on Friday. "It should be a great matchup, a very good regional with all four teams; we're looking forward to being back in a regional". The other No. 1 seeds are Denver in the Cincinnati regional and Harvard in the Providence regional. Don Lucia's club will square off against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish (Lucia's alma mater) in the opening round of the tournament.

U.S. GOP senators see CBO report as call to change plan
Author: 0 GOP senators see CBO report as call to change plan

Rep. Andy Barr of Kentucky is also now on board after the changes promised at the White House meeting. Trump's full-throated support of the bill could lead to political problems for his party down the line, if the bill passes and has the kind of effects the Congressional Budget Office predicted.

U.S. Billboard Depicts Donald Trump, Nazi-like Symbols! Masterpiece!
Author: 0 Billboard Depicts Donald Trump, Nazi-like Symbols! Masterpiece!

An anti-Trump billboard went up in Phoenix, Arizona on Friday which depicts a red-tinted Donald Trump with mushroom clouds behind him and dollar signs created to look like swastikas. "I've been called a communist, a Satan worshiper", Fiorito told the Hill . "I haven't been answering the phone". According to her the Limited Liability Corporation, which is an organization in Phoenix that supports the arts are the ones who gave her this platform.

U.S. White House Reportedly Apologizes to United Kingdom for Spying Allegations
Author: 0 White House Reportedly Apologizes to United Kingdom for Spying Allegations

Trump's charge became harder and harder to defend as aides continued to be unable to provide any evidence to back it up, and as the Washington Post reported that the allegation seemed to originate with an unsourced Breitbart article circulating among top Trump aides titled "Mark Levin to Congress: Investigate Obama's "Silent Coup" vs.

U.S. College women's hockey: Wisconsin goalie beats out Stalder for Kazmaier
Author: 0 College women's hockey: Wisconsin goalie beats out Stalder for Kazmaier

Desbiens received the award Saturday at the women's Frozen Four tournament in St. Charles, Mo . Desbiens was announced as the victor of the Patty Kazmaier Award Saturday, in her second year as a top-three finalist. "It's definitely an awesome feeling", she said. Despite losing a wealth of experienced players including Desbiens, defenders Mellissa Channell and Jenny Ryan, and forwards Sarah Nurse and Sydney McKibbon, Wisconsin returns a great deal of talent next year.

U.S. Man dead after officer-involved shooting in Crockett County
Author: 0 Man dead after officer-involved shooting in Crockett County

At least one Crockett County sheriff's deputy killed a bipolar black man parked sideways on a ramp to a USA highway as the man recorded the shooting on live streaming video. "At the time there was no threat", Hess family lawyer Don Rouzan told CNN about Hess's statement . Hess was airlifted to a nearby hospital but died shortly after arrival.

U.S. Eric Bledsoe to miss remainder of National Basketball Association season for Phoenix Suns
Author: 0 Eric Bledsoe to miss remainder of National Basketball Association season for Phoenix Suns

The victory ends the three-game losing streak for the Pistons (34-36), who play their next four games on the road against sub-.500 teams: Brooklyn, Chicago, Orlando and NY. Ulis started in his place as the starting point guard and had 13 points and a career-high 13 assists. The Pistons , meanwhile, have dropped four of their last five games at the betting window when their opponent scores 100 points or more in its previous game.

U.S. Louisiana Sheriff's Deputy Shot, Killed on Duty
Author: 0 Louisiana Sheriff's Deputy Shot, Killed on Duty

Shawn Anderson". East Baton Rouge Mayor-President Sharon Weston Broome was also at the scene, according to reports . Baton Rouge officials launched an investigation into the Saturday night killing of a sheriff's deputy. The mother, Laura Walsh, was in labor and knew she would not make it to the hospital. "As the baby came out and once I had the baby in my hands, she looked at me and said, "please don't let my baby die.' And I, my brain just went to mush after that", Sgt.

U.S. Medicaid cuts won't harm beneficiaries, access to care, Price says
Author: 0 Medicaid cuts won't harm beneficiaries, access to care, Price says

Moderates "don't like the idea of taking a vote in the House that may go nowhere in the Senate", said Rep. Charlie Dent, R-Pa. "It provides nearly no new flexibility for states, does not ensure the resources necessary to make sure no one is left out, and shifts significant new costs to the state", the letter says.

U.S. Kellyanne Conway's husband George 'set for top job at Justice Department'
Author: 0 Kellyanne Conway's husband George 'set for top job at Justice Department'

Conway also talked about the "alternative facts" line that she was harshly criticized for in the media. Now, she's walking back that statement, saying she meant "additional facts and alternative information". Three plus one is four. Conway's use of the phrase prompted a significant amount of amusement on social media, after she used it to defend White House press secretary Sean Spicer's claim that Donald Trump's inauguration crowd was the "biggest in history".

U.S. Spirit Airlines Pilot, Wife Found Dead From Apparent Overdose
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Of note, Brian and Courtney Halye's deaths come after the wife's mother, Nancy Casey reached out to police in January 2016 after concern her daughter was abusing drugs and had threatened to harm herself. He took his last flight on March 10, less than a week before his death. "It's just hard to comprehend", Davis said. FOX19 NOW has requested drug screening information from the airline.

Author: 0 Local Liberal Groups Voice Opposition to Supreme Court Nominee

As Democratic U.S. Sen. He noted the possible Democratic filibuster of the nomination has led to speculation that Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) would seek the "nuclear option"-eliminating the filibuster and allowing Gorsuch to be confirmed with less that 60 votes in the Senate".

Author: 0 Media Freaks Over Who's Traveling With Tillerson To Asia

Questioned about the decision this week, acting State Department spokesman Mark Toner said the agency would make "every effort in the future" to have media on Tillerson's plane. Republican secretaries of state Alexander Haig, George Shultz, James Baker, and Condoleezza Rice routinely took 10 or more journalists on their overseas trips, even to war zones.

Author: 0 IJR's Erin McPike Is Traveling With Secretary Tillerson on Asia Trip

He joined Trump's campaign when Pence was tapped as the vice presidential nominee and later acted as a senior advisor for the vice president-elect during the transition. Bush. Bureau chiefs for mainstream outlets were aghast. Fox News was allowed into one meeting in South Korea, but other reporters were blocked. In an interview with the conservative Independent Journal Review , the only outlet allowed on the trip, Tillerson said he would evaluate whether to take reporters with him on ...

Author: 0 Trump's defense budget boost raises questions on strategy

The next question will be how many miles of wall will that build. The White House is seeking budget cuts for almost every agency of the federal government, except for the Departments of Defense , Homeland Security and Veterans Affairs. Congress faces an April 28 deadline to approve a budget for fiscal-year 2018, which begins October 1. Mulvaney insisted that the "fairly dramatic reduction" of 28 percent to the department's funding "is not a commentary on the president's policies towards ...

Author: 0 Tillerson shuns all but conservative website on Asia tour

The State Department Correspondents Association said in a statement that the group "is disappointed that Secretary Tillerson chose to travel this week to North Asia without a full contingent of the diplomatic press corps or even a pool reporter ".

Author: 0 JC Penney to remain open in Uniontown

Macy's announced they are closing their Lakeview Square Mall store in January. As previously announced, the Abilene store will stay open. More than a third of all the J.C. The Brownwood/Early store is an anchor of the Heartland Mall in Early, while the Stephenville store is in the Bosque River Center. A previous press release stated the company would offer 6,000 eligible associates a voluntary early retirement program.

U.S. Police to increase patrols on St. Patrick's Day
Author: 0 Police to increase patrols on St. Patrick's Day

While many take St. Patrick's Day as a good reason to celebrate, officials are hoping those who celebrate do so responsibly. The California Highway Patrol and Bakersfield police will be out in full force for Saint Patrick's Day. Rick Rathbun. Local law enforcement is warning people to have a ride home over the St. Patrick's Day holiday weekend if they plan to be drinking. If someone you know is impaired by alcohol or drugs, do not let them get behind the wheel and help them find a sober ...

U.S. Democrats dither on health care
Author: 0 Democrats dither on health care

For instance, she said the AHCA calls for additional "safety net" funding to assist nonexpansion states in caring for people without coverage. Some have said they want a quicker end to Obamacare's expansion of Medicaid, while others are concerned about insurance costs for consumers.