Gonzaga drills three-pointer in final seconds to clinch trip to Elite 8 as Drew Timme goes off

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The first half looked like UCLA was going to coast to a trip to the Elite 8. But they don’t call it March Madness for nothing. The three-seeded Gonzaga Bulldogs overcame the tremendous deficit, and not without stress at the end, to win an instant classic over No. 2 UCLA, 79-76. The Bulldogs were down … Read more

Florida Republicans’ Proposed Defamation Law Changes Are Making Right-Wing Outlets — And Everyone Else — Nervous

Florida Republicans are working to make it a lot easier to sue journalists for defamation, outraging many First Amendment advocates and publishers around the state. If they reach the governor’s desk, a pair of bills currently making their way through the Legislature could fundamentally change how media outlets report on public figures. Among other things, … Read more

Video: See the moment the father of a Parkland shooting victim was arrested at Capitol

See the moment the father of a Parkland shooting victim was arrested at Capitol Manuel Oliver, the father of Parkland shooting victim Joaquin Oliver, was arrested during a House committee hearing on gun laws. He speaks with CNN’s Alisyn Camerota about the experience. Source link

US retaliates with airstrikes in Syria after Iranian drone strike kills US contractor

Russia flying more armed aircraft over US bases in Syria, US CENTCOM commander says

The U.S. military carried out several airstrikes in Syria on Thursday in response to a drone strike Iranian forces conducted earlier in the day on a coalition base that killed one American. The Defense Department said Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps crashed a UAV into a building near Hasakah in northeast Syria at approximately 1:38 … Read more

Do Kwon: Interpol confirms arrest of South Korean crypto fugitive in Montenegro

Seoul/Atlanta CNN  —  Interpol says a man arrested in Montenegro is Kwon Do-hyeong, also known as Do Kwon, the disgraced founder of a collapsed crypto company who is wanted in South Korea and the United States on fraud and other charges. Kwon, a South Korean national, founded the blockchain platform behind the TerraUSD stablecoin and … Read more

On this day in history, March 24, 1603, King James I ascends to throne: American colonizer, Bible namesake

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King James VI of Scotland ascended to the throne of England as King James I amid high treachery, global warfare and religious turmoil on this day in history, March 24, 1603.  His reign shaped the world we live in today. It had a direct impact on New World colonization, English-language art and culture, Christianity and … Read more

Drone Strike Kills US Contractor In Syria; US Retaliates

WASHINGTON (AP) — A U.S. contractor was killed and five U.S. service members and one other U.S. contractor were wounded when a suspected Iranian drone struck a facility on a coalition base in northeast Syria on Thursday, the Pentagon said. In a statement released late Thursday, Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin said U.S. Central Command forces … Read more