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March 12, 2017

Ancient Assyrian Palace Revealed Under Mosul Shrine Destroyed by ISIS

Iraqi archaeologists think that tunnels dug by Islamic State militants under a destroyed shrine in Mosul have revealed the palace of an ancient Assyrian king who ruled some 2,700 years ago. IS fighters blew up the shrine of the biblical... Continue Reading →


South Africa Continues With Plans for Rhino Horn Trade Despite Poaching

South Africa's government is moving ahead with plans to allow a domestic trade and limited export of rhino horns, alarming many international conservationists who believe rhinos will be more vulnerable to poachers after a record slaughter in the past decade.... Continue Reading →

Rio de Janeiro Plans to Vaccinate Entire Population Against Yellow Fever

Rio de Janeiro state plans to vaccinate its entire population against yellow fever as a precaution amid Brazil's largest outbreak of the disease in years. The Health Ministry has confirmed more than 300 cases of yellow fever so far during... Continue Reading →

Republicans Dismiss Upcoming Budget Analysis of New Health Care Plan

Republicans on Sunday dismissed an upcoming Congressional Budget Office analysis widely expected to conclude that more Americans will be uninsured under a proposal to dismantle Barack Obama's health law, despite President Donald Trump's promise of universal coverage. Meanwhile, GOP opponents... Continue Reading →

North Carolina Tar Heels Win Record 16th Top Seed in NCAA Tournament

North Carolina's run to the regular-season crown in the rugged Atlantic Coast Conference was enough to secure the Tar Heels yet another No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament. And they're hardly the only blueblood program in a top-heavy South... Continue Reading →

Villanova Wildcats Face Snowstorm After Winning Top Seed in NCAA

Villanova may have an opponent no overall No. 1 seed deserves - weather. The Wildcats open play Thursday but there may be an outside influence on that game. A major snowstorm is expected to hit the Northeast on Tuesday and... Continue Reading →

Adam Hadwin Wins Spot at Masters

Adam Hadwin is skipping his first World Golf Championship and asking for a refund for his honeymoon to Tahiti. He couldn't be happier. Seven weeks after he shot a 59, and two weeks before his wedding, Hadwin added another eventful... Continue Reading →

Source Says Adrian Peterson Took Free Agent Visit to Seattle Seahawks

Adrian Peterson visited the Seattle Seahawks, while his original team in Minnesota hosted fellow free agent running back Eddie Lacy. There's still a path for Peterson to return to the Vikings, but the signs of his potential departure haven't stopped... Continue Reading →

Martin Truex Jr. Wins Las Vegas NASCAR Cup

Martin Truex Jr. finished speaking to reporters after winning the NASCAR Cup race Sunday and retreated into a corner of the media center where a tablet awaited with the video cued up. Truex had to see the Kyle Busch-Joey Logano... Continue Reading →

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