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March Madness, Midwest flooding and more things to start your Thursday morning
Editors, USA TODAY Published 3:44 a.m. ET March 21, 2019 | Updated 3:45 a.m. ET March 21, 2019It’s a magical day for college basketball fans: NCAA tournament tips offMarch Madness has truly arrived with the first Thursday of the NCAA tournament. Sixteen games from four regional sites are on tap. National title contenders Kentucky, Gonzaga…
May in Brussels to urge short Brexit delay
Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionTheresa May: "I am not prepared to delay Brexit any further than 30 June"Theresa May will make a direct plea to EU leaders later asking to postpone Brexit for three months, hours after telling the British public a delay was "a matter of great personal regret".At an…
3 reasons Duke won’t win national title, spoiling March Madness brackets everywhere
CLOSE Will there be another Loyola-Chicago Cinderella run this year? Maybe. Scott Gleeson thinks these five teams could shock the college basketball world. USA TODAY SportsWhat's the best Duke team of all-time? The Christian Laettner, Bobby Hurley and Grant Hill teams of the early 1990s? The Jay Williams, Shane Battier and Mike Dunleavy version of the early…
No Wednesday winner: Powerball jackpot grows to $625M for Saturday drawing
CLOSE If you win the lotto, you may give some of your Enormous loot to close family and friends but you’ll also have to fork some over to the IRS. Buzz60's Mercer Morrison has the story Buzz60Lottery fever escalated Wednesday night as officials announced no ticket won a $550 million Powerball jackpot. The prize grew to an…
Israeli forces kill rock-throwing Palestinian in West Bank
A Palestinian demonstrator uses a slingshot during clashes with Israeli police on Wednesday [Nasser Nasser/AP] An alleged rock-throwing Palestinian was killed by Israeli gunfire in the occupied West Bank and the military announced on Thursday that a soldier had discharged his weapon and it was reviewing the incident. The Palestinian Red Crescent said one of…