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Wednesday, Mar 22, 2017 at 03:46 PM EDT

Sweet 16 Guide: Top NCAA Matchups, Players and Story Lines

Sweet 16 Guide: Top NCAA Matchups, Players and Story Lines

The NCAA Tournament's first weekend closed with a flourish, a Sunday full of scintillating games after three days of good-not-always-great basketball. That put the madness back in March and should carry over...

Wednesday, Mar 22, 2017 at 03:18 PM EDT

Globetrotter Guests on Class' Famed Handshake Line

Globetrotter Guests on Class' Famed Handshake Line

North Carolina grade school teacher Barry White Jr. greets each member of his 5th grade class with a personalized handshake every morning. Video of White delivering these handshakes went viral earlier this...

Wednesday, Mar 22, 2017 at 01:22 PM EDT

Blond Ambition: Puerto Rico Baseball Team, Fans Dye Hair

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Wednesday, Mar 22, 2017 at 01:14 PM EDT

Puerto Rico in Scarce Supply of Hair Dye Amid Baseball Fever

Puerto Rico in Scarce Supply of Hair Dye Amid Baseball Fever

Pharmacies and beauty stores across Puerto Rico are running out of hair dye with even a top economist joining men going blond in support of the island's baseball players who bleached their hair ahead of the...

Wednesday, Mar 22, 2017 at 11:08 AM EDT

USA Advances to World Baseball Classic Final vs. Puerto Rico

USA Advances to World Baseball Classic Final vs. Puerto Rico

Luke Gregerson's final strike breezed past Nobuhiro Matsuda, and the rain-drenched American players celebrated on the field while a soaked crowd roared through the evening mist. A daylong downpour couldn't...

Wednesday, Mar 22, 2017 at 06:52 AM EDT

Former Chicago Bulls GM Jerry Krause Dead at 77: Report

Former Chicago Bulls GM Jerry Krause Dead at 77: Report

Jerry Krause, known as the architect of the Chicago Bulls' dynasty in the 1990s, has passed away at the age of 77, the Chicago Bulls confirmed Tuesday.

Tuesday, Mar 21, 2017 at 06:24 AM EDT

Puerto Rico Downs Netherlands to Advance to WBC Final

Puerto Rico Downs Netherlands to Advance to WBC Final

Puerto Rico came into Monday’s World Baseball Classic semifinal game against The Netherlands with an undefeated record, and they’ll carry that unblemished mark into Wednesday’s title contest as they notched a...

Tuesday, Mar 21, 2017 at 06:45 AM EDT

Long Shots: Quinnipiac Beats Miami 85-78 for Sweet 16 Berth

Long Shots: Quinnipiac Beats Miami 85-78 for Sweet 16 Berth

Morgan Manz scored 22 points and made six 3-pointers, Aryn McClure added 15 and 12th-seeded Quinnipiac is headed to the Sweet 16, stunning fourth-seeded Miami 85-78 in a second-round NCAA Tournament game Monday...

Monday, Mar 20, 2017 at 11:01 PM EDT

Nurse Hits 9 3-Pointers to Lead UConn Over Syracuse

Nurse Hits 9 3-Pointers to Lead UConn Over Syracuse

UConn's Kia Nurse heard the boasts from Syracuse that it would bring the best backcourt in America into Monday night's second-round rematch of last year's national championship game.

Tuesday, Mar 21, 2017 at 07:48 AM EDT

Trump Addresses Kaepernick Free Agency in Kentucky Speech

Trump Addresses Kaepernick Free Agency in Kentucky Speech

President Donald Trump discussed free agent NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick at a rally in Louisville, Kentucky, on March 20. "There was an article today, it was reported, that NFL owners don't want to pick...

NBC Connecticut's Shred-It Event Returns April 22
NBC Connecticut's Shred-It Event Returns April 22
Documents with account numbers, Social Security numbers and other sensitive information that are improperly discarded can make you vulnerable to identity theft. Read more
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