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Coaches: Carolina Final Four advantage to fade after tipoff

Luke Maye hit a jumper with 0.3 seconds left and top-seeded North Carolina held off Kentucky to earn the Tar Heels' second straight trip to the Final Four and 20th all-time in Sunday's showdown of college basketball's elite in the South Regional.

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Florida Stuns Wisconsin With Wild, Buzzer-Beating 3-Pointer In Overtime

The incident led to Hayes and Hill taking a step back during the national anthem two weeks later, another protest supported by their coach. He clearly got his players' attention, convincing them it would take every ounce of effort to prove their critics wrong.

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March Madness: The Numbers Behind Kansas' Dominance

The Jayhawks' athleticism, swagger and skill came together in those 360 degrees. If you get beat in, you come just that close to getting to the goal. Kansas wound up shooting 54.8 percent from the field and a smoking 53.6 percent from beyond the arc (15-for-28).

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House Freedom Caucus chairman says Obamacare replacement bill still short of votes

Trump huddled at the White House with 18 lawmakers, a mix of supporters and opponents, Vice President Mike Pence saw around two dozen and House GOP leaders held countless talks with lawmakers at the Capitol. "It's possible", Spicer said. "Republicans accuse Dems of ramming through Obamacare", wrote Philip Klein, a Washington Examiner editor who covered the ACA fight and wrote a book about the law, in a Tuesday tweet.

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US Government Targets Local Agencies For Refusing to Hold Illegal Immigrants

Spokeswoman Sarah Rodriguez from the agency's national headquarters agencies said the agencies highlighted in the report are those that previously said they won't fully comply with detainer requests "or have not provided ICE with sufficient time to allow for the safe transfer of a detainee".

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Gorsuch rebuffs Leahy on Trump travel ban questions

Minnesota senators sharply questioned federal Appeals Court Judge Neil Gorsuch during Wednesday's Supreme Court confirmation hearings, grilling him on whether he'd be protect the interests of ordinary people over corporations. Wade . Gorsuch has been preparing for weeks to handle the grilling he's sure to face, and some representatives have already expressed reluctance to expend political capital challenging a nominee who, at least by Trump standards, seems fairly reasonable.

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Donations to Meals on Wheels Spike After White House Proposes Cuts

Iseminger said capping grants would help the state budget, but expenses have increased over time-a senior meal went from $6.02 in 2007 to $8.59 in 2015. This is not true. But by far, the biggest source of federal funding for Meals on Wheels programs comes from another source: the Older Americans Act Nutrition Program, which is run by the Department Of Health and Human Services.

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The 4 bombshells of James Comey

Schiff asked , to which Comey answered, "No president could". A senior USA lawmaker says he has seen "no evidence" of collusion between President Donald Trump's campaign and Russian Federation during last year's presidential campaign. Director James Comey and NSA Director Admiral Michael Rogers testified in front of the House Intelligence Committee on the alleged Russian interference in the United States presidential election.

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Banks says he'll support new health-care bill, with changes

No matter how much states spend on Medicaid, any cuts in federal reimbursements would force them to reduce spending on other programs or raise taxes, or both. Last week, Republican Gov. Nathan Deal said changes to ACA shouldn't "punish" the 19 states, including Georgia, that refused to expand Medicaid coverage.

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White House Didn't Claim Meals on Wheels Doesn't Get Results

The program delivers 4,000 meals per day in Bexar County. A typical day starts in the morning when staff and volunteers at Lee's Summit Medical Center prepare lunch in the cafeteria's kitchen. The organization says it spends $1.43 billion for its total nutritional programs, while saving the federal government $34 billion in Medicare and Medicaid costs.

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House members not on the same page during healthcare markup process

The doctor who says he treats his patients from, "cradle to the grave", said he still holds out hope for President Donald Trump's health care plan, the American Health Care Act . "Moreover, Trump Care eliminates Medicaid expansion, strips millions of Americans of their coverage, and shifts an estimated $370 million in Medicaid costs to the states".

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By the numbers: Why millions go uninsured under Republicans' Obamacare alternative

The CBO estimated that 14 million more Americans will be uninsured next year under the proposed Republican Obamacare replacement plan. But the report said the Republican proposal , known as the American Health Care Act, "would reduce federal deficits by $337 billion over the 2017-2026 period".

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Northwestern headed to NCAA Tournament for first time

However, that is not to say that it is impossible to make smart picks and discover trends that could put you ahead of the crowd. It's a pretty lame expression. " You have injury, you have illness, that's part of going through a long season", McIntosh said. That is because it's hard to win a Tournament pool if your entry is vastly similar to other entries.

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Champions! Michigan Grabs Big Ten Tournament Title

Two months ago, MI was 14-9 and labeled soft on defense, and John Beilein was searching for answers. "These guys were so dialed in, against a really good Wisconsin team, they just all took it personally. "For us, we just could never get into rhythm". Virginia Tech, meanwhile, was tabbed as a 9-seed, and also has a tough matchup, drawing the 8-seed Wisconsin Badgers .

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Many questions abound on GOP health care

Madara, the CEO of the interest group, a prolific donor to both political parties. There are things about Obamacare that I don't like. Income is not a factor in the size of the tax credit, though they are phased out for individuals making more than $75,000 and for married couples making more than $150,000.

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State fans bring tournament tradition to Brooklyn

Sound familiar? It should. Day 2 of the ACC Tournament is here, and just like that Clemson's task at hand increases dramatically from the stroll the Tigers enjoyed Tuesday. Jayson Tatum is averaging 16 points and 7.3 rebounds for Duke , Grayson Allen is averaging 14.5 points, and Amile Jefferson is averaging 11.2 points and 8.5 rebounds.

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A throwback edge will get Syracuse past Miami

CU: Virginia Tech - "If they can keep shooting 83% from 3, over the course of 3 (potential) ACC tourney games, then they might be able to sneak away with the title". "He's gaining a lot of confidence and we love it when he plays like that". "That's what will help". Syracuse and Miami tip off at noon on Wednesday.

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House Republicans unveil bill to repeal Obamacare

No insurer will be able to deny someone coverage due to a pre-existing condition and people will be able to stay on their parents' health care plan until they're 26. It will "deliver relief from Obamacare's taxes and mandates and lay the groundwork for a 21st century health care system", the GOP said on its website.

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Welcome tone from President Trump

A White House spokeswoman said the shooting appeared to be "an act of racially motivated hatred". By spelling out his core goals, and asking the House and Senate to create the legislation to put them into place, Trump proved to Congress he wants to lead.

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Schools celebrate Dr. Seuss's birthday with Read Across America day

By 10:30 a.m. the festivities were done, and students returned to their rooms for more reading fun. According to the National Education Association's website , the program is in its 20th year. Students who read books will be rewarded with tickets, which will placed in a drawing for a chance to splat teachers with eggs on May 15. Most of all, the goal of Read Across America Day is to share what the famous author and illustrator has brought to so many children over the years - the joy ...