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News of the Day From Across the Nation, March 28

Senate Democrats on Monday forced a one-week delay in a committee vote on President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, who remains on track for confirmation with solid Republican backing. 2 Officer killed: A 22-year-old [Read entire story]

Business News Roundup, March 28

The world’s largest manufacturer of civilian drones is proposing that the craft continually transmit identification information to help security agencies and law enforcement figure out which might belong to rogue [Read entire story]

News of the Day From Around the World, March 28

2 Britain attack: A senior counterterrorism officer said Monday that investigators have found “no evidence” Westminster attacker Khalid Masood was associated with the Islamic State group or al Qaeda. Deputy [Read entire story]

3-time champ Venus Williams reaches 4th round at Miami Open

No. 3 Milos Raonic pulled out after aggravating a right hamstring injury. St. Mary’s athletic director Mark Orr is leaving Moraga to become the AD at Sacramento State, the Sacramento Bee reported Sunday. Chris [Read entire story]

News of the Day From Around the World

2 Militant killed: A U.S. air strike this month in eastern Afghanistan killed an al Qaeda leader responsible for a deadly hotel attack in Islamabad in 2008 and a 2009 attack on a bus carrying the Sri Lankan cricket team, [Read entire story]

Arrogate passes California Chrome as all-time top money winner

In the second richest horse race in the world at $10 million, run over dirt and 2,000 meters at Meydan Racecourse, Arrogate produced a powerful finish under jockey Mike Smith to beat Gun Runner and Neolithic in a 1-2-3 [Read entire story]

News of the Day From Around the World

The demonstrators had hoped to build on a rising wave of defiance of the former Soviet republic’s authoritarian government, led by President Alexander Lukashenko, who has ruled since 1994. Large protests have spread [Read entire story]

News of the Day From Across the Nation

Violence erupted at a Make America Great Again rally in Huntington Beach (Orange County) on Saturday when a protester of President Trump allegedly doused the female organizer of the event with pepper spray and was [Read entire story]

A day of dominance and survival at Match Play

For three straight days in warmth, wind or rain in Austin, Texas, they built early leads and never let anyone get close to them in advancing out of their groups to the knockout stage. Bill Haas delivered another amazing [Read entire story]

News of the day from around the world, March 25

1 Refugee crisis: A Spanish aid organization said Friday it feared hundreds of refugees may have died off Libya’s coast, while Turkish media reported that 11 died after a boat sank in the Aegean Sea. The push toward [Read entire story]

News of the Day From Across the Nation

Former Penn State president Graham Spanier, 68, was convicted Friday of hushing up complaints of child sex abuse by Jerry Sandusky in 2001. Jurors found Spanier guilty of one misdemeanor count of child endangerment over [Read entire story]

Business News Roundup, March 24

Republican lawmakers moved to dismantle landmark Internet privacy protections for individuals Thursday, the first decisive strike against telecommunications and technology regulations created during the Obama [Read entire story]

News of the Day From Around the World, March 24

1 School scandal: A political controversy swirling around the Japanese prime minister shows no sign of abating, with the head of a nationalist school swearing under oath Thursday that Shinzo Abe sent him a $9,000 [Read entire story]

News of the Day From Around the World, March 23

The Geneva humanitarian agency said Wednesday that it wants a “massive scale-up” in assistance and hopes to provide “essential aid” to about 5 million people. An aid group says nearly a third of all children in [Read entire story]

Business News Roundup, March 23

Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz presided over his last annual shareholder meeting as head of the company Wednesday by standing by its pledge to hire refugees and expanding on previously announced goals to hire veterans and [Read entire story]

News of the Day From Across the Nation, March 23

Nightclub shooting lawsuit: A personal injury attorney representing some of the families and survivors of the Orlando nightclub massacre filed a lawsuit Wednesday against the gunman’s employer and wife, claiming they [Read entire story]

News of the Day From Across the Nation, March 22

Arkansas’ governor signed legislation ending the state’s practice of commemorating Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee on the same holiday as slain civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. Fox News Channel has pulled [Read entire story]

News of the Day From Around the World, March 22

1 Afghan bombing: A suicide car bomb targeted a checkpoint in Afghanistan’s southern Helmand province, killing at least six members of an intelligence unit, an Afghan official said Tuesday. The Taliban have stepped up [Read entire story]

News of the Day From Across the Nation

The U.S. government is temporarily barring passengers on nonstop U.S.-bound flights from eight Middle Eastern and North African countries from bringing laptops, iPads, cameras and some other electronics in carry-on [Read entire story]

Business News Roundup, March 21

Gannett has named Joanne Lipman as the editor in chief of USA Today, one of the country’s biggest newspapers. Lipman has been with Gannett since December 2015 and will keep her chief content officer position. A [Read entire story]