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With NCAA Title, UConn Answers Questions About Kentucky, And Itself

With NCAA Title, UConn Answers Questions About Kentucky, And Itself

The Connecticut Huskies are the new NCAA champions, after beating a talented but young Kentucky Wildcats team in the men’s final played in Arlington, Texas.

Obama Is Poised To Sign Executive Order On Equal Pay And Contractors

Obama Is Poised To Sign Executive Order On Equal Pay And Contractors

Seeking to advance the cause of equal pay for women, President Obama plans to sign an executive order Tuesday barring federal contractors from retaliating against employees who discuss their salaries with each other.

Lucky, He Is: $242 Million Powerball Winner Channels Yoda

Lucky, He Is: $242 Million Powerball Winner Channels Yoda

B. Raymond Buxton was the lone lucky person to buy a winning ticket for the $425 million jackpot in the Powerball lottery’s Feb. 19 drawing.

Tense Hours, Then Sighs Of Relief After Huge Quake Off Chile

Tense Hours, Then Sighs Of Relief After Huge Quake Off Chile

The extent of the damage isn’t yet clear and the six deaths reported so far may be followed by news of other fatalities.

List Of Those Missing In Washington Mudslide Shrinks By Two-Thirds

List Of Those Missing In Washington Mudslide Shrinks By Two-Thirds

On Sunday, the number of people that have been confirmed dead from the mudslide has been increased from 18 to 21, according to Jason Biermann, program manager at the Snohomish County Department of Emergency Management.

Mudslide Volunteers: ‘We’re Going In Whether You Let Us Or Not’

Mudslide Volunteers: ‘We’re Going In Whether You Let Us Or Not’

When emergency personnel got to the scene, they kept people away. But many volunteers wouldn’t take no for an answer for very long.

Obama Lays Out His Plan To Have Telecoms Store Call Data

Obama Lays Out His Plan To Have Telecoms Store Call Data

President Obama announced Thursday that he has decided “the data should remain at the telephone companies.”

High Court Considers Definition Of Domestic Violence In Gun Case

High Court Considers Definition Of Domestic Violence In Gun Case

Law enforcement, domestic violence organizations and gun control groups won an important victory in the U.S. Supreme Court Wednesday.

Facebook Will Acquire Virtual Reality Company For $2 Billion

Facebook Will Acquire Virtual Reality Company For $2 Billion

Facebook announced a pretty big purchase on Tuesday: The social media giant said it was acquiring Oculus VR, a company that makes virtual reality goggles, for $2 billion.

After Oil Spill, Coast Guard Prepares To Open Houston Ship Channel

After Oil Spill, Coast Guard Prepares To Open Houston Ship Channel

As the Coast Guard prepares to open the Houston Ship Channel after an oil spill over the weekend, environmentalists were trying assess the damage to a sensitive ecological system.