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Beauty and the Beast Reaches $690M, Power Rangers Opens to $40.5M

The film also toppled Les Miserables, Chicago and La La Land's record and will be unlikely to be beaten any time soon. Overseas, Beauty and the Beast adds $...


Merkel's conservatives come first in German Saarland state vote

In a Sunday newspaper interview, Schulz said he'd push through disputed legislation to curb executive compensation if Germans elect him chancellor on Septembe...


US House clears way for debate on Trump-backed healthcare bill

Many members were spooked by reports by the Congressional Budget Office showing that the bill would lead eventually to 24 million people losing insurance, whi...


Sonia, Rahul return from US

He said senior leaders would impress on Mr. Gandhi that time is running out for him and the party, and that he needs to take charge immediately, and form his te...


New search underway in connection to Brittanee Drexel case

FBI Supervisory Agent Don Wood would only say that the FBI was conducting "investigative activities" with police in Georgetown County S.C., about Drexel, a 17-y...


Finger injury makes Quinton de Kock doubtful for IPL 2017

South African wicketkeeper Quinton De Kock stumps Jeet Raval during the Day 3 of the 2nd test against the Black Caps at the Basin Reserve in Wellington. South...


Finish Line's stock price falls on disappointing results

The firm's market capitalization is $517.95 million. The firm's 50-day moving average is $16.98 and its 200-day moving average is $20.31. Finish Line (NASDA...


Lights out today for Earth Hour

To celebrate the global event, the Council will be switching off all non-operational lights at the Civic Offices at 8.30pm (March 25) for one hour. "By taking...


Samsung Galaxy S8 to shoot 1000 fps videos

Samsung is offering the tablet in two different colors, there's black and silver. It's also not cheap: It goes for £599, though Samsung is attempting to softe...


Driver Takes Out Self-Driving Uber In Arizona

These third generation self-driving test cars came to Arizona in December past year and Uber at that time had refused to bend to the rules and seek a permit f...


Schumer says Democrats will filibuster Gorsuch nomination

If Republicans don't have the votes, though, they could attempt to change the rules - the so-called " nuclear option ". McConnell, however, is known to be ag...


Arsene Wenger 'is Arsenal' and would be hard to replace - Lukas Podolski

Contract negotiations with Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez are on hold until the end of the season, Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger said on Wednesday, APA reports...


Payton: Patriots CB Butler schedules visit with Saints

But he did admit that he wanted to have an expanded role in a Saints offense that fielded one of the best receiving trios in the National Football League last s...


Tesla Model 3 will get a Performance version next year

After a six-month investigation, the NHTSA found that Tesla improved the safety of its electric cars by updating the Autopilot system. Tesla started produ...


Abbott joins Trump and Perry to celebrate cable company expansion in Texas

About 50% of Time Warner Cable's customer service calls are handled offshore, he said . That was good news for Rutledge, who became the odds-on favorite to be ...


Super Mario Run Sales Dampens Nintendo's Recent Successes

Now it will be interesting to witness how Super Mario Run's Android release affects Nintendo's profits. The company is believed to care more about expandi...


IL unemployment rate drops below 6 percent in February

Virginia's nonfarm payroll employment increased by 11,400 jobs in February and is 53,500 jobs higher when compared to February of 2016. Pennsylvania's unemplo...


ISS crew on spacewalk to upgrade hardware, prepare for commercial missions

In the first of those, Kimbrough will once again venture outside with NASA flight engineer Peggy Whitson. We are closer than ever to being able to hail a "spa...


London attack: Romanian tourist plunges into River Thames to avoid SUV

A spokesman for the Port of London Authority told the Sun that Cristea is alive and undergoing "urgent medical treatment". The attack, which killed four peo...


Georgetown Fires Coach John Thompson III

When John Thompson III took over from Craig Esherick, however, Georgetown had slipped drastically, making just one trip to the NCAA tournament in the five yea...


March Madness 2017: Spreads, stats and picks for tonight's NCAA tournament games

First up, North Carolina, the Region's No. 1 seed, takes on Butler, the No. 4, in an intriguing showdown for a spot in the Elite Eight. Hall of Famers and NCAA ...


National Football League wants to shorten OT, but no consideration to college format

Included among the seven proposals submitted by clubs are: Washington's, which would increase the number of coaching challenges; Philadelphia's to better protec...


Hempstead Man Sexually Assaulted Tot, Stabbed 2 Women, Cops Say

A 31-year-old man was arrested for sexually assaulting his girlfriend's 2-year-old daughter, stabbing his girlfriend and stabbing another woman in Hempstead, Na...


Israeli man arrested for threats to US Jewish centers

The Marcus JCC received an email threat March 15. About 500 students from kindergarten through high school attend classes at the center, where armed guards stoo...


NCAA Tournament printable bracket 2017

The Orange are the worst in RPI at #84, but the best in the group in BPI (30th overall), 5th of 11 at kenpom.com (47th), and 4th in Sagarin rating (37th). Check...