GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Diamond DeShields nearly guided No. 13 North Carolina to its first three-game season sweep of No. 10 Duke in six years.
The Tar Heels' freshman star finished with 25 points but couldn't knock down the tying 3-pointer in the final seconds of the Blue Devils' 66-61 win in Saturday's Atlantic Coast Conference tournament semifinals.
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — If this was Jabari Parker's last home game at Duke, what a farewell it was.
The freshman phenom scored a season-high 30 points and added 11 rebounds in the fourth-ranked Blue Devils' 93-81 win over No.
SEATTLE (AP) — Chad Barrett scored off a wild scramble in the penalty area in the final moments of second half-stoppage time to give the Seattle Sounders a 1-0 victory over Sporting Kansas City on Saturday in the Major League Soccer opener.
While the politicians gave their speeches, the real action at CPAC was happening on the convention floor below. HuffPost Live brought along their intern Max to investigate.Below, the latest updates from CPAC 2014:
Sarah Palin went after President Barack Obama for his foreign policy during the final speech at the Conservative Political Action Conference Saturday, and gave her own extreme take on how to handle foreign threats.
It's called "36 Rabbis Shave for the Brave," but now more than 60 rabbis have vowed to shave their heads at this year's Central Conference of American Rabbis (CCAR) Convention.
Excerpted from Salaam, Love: American Muslim Men on Love, Sex, and Intimacy, edited by Ayesha Mattu and Nura Maznavi. Copyright 2014. Excerpted with permission by Beacon Press. All rights reserved.
Liam Neeson seems like an obvious choice to play James Bond: He's searing but likable, rugged but dapper -- everything we associate with the likes of Sean Connery and Daniel Craig.
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — There appears to be another arcane world record in Grand Rapids, this time for the most people wearing sunglasses at night.Gilda's LaughFest organizers in the past three years have overseen record-setting attempts for donning false mustaches, wearing chicken beaks and tossing rubber chickens.
SEVASTOPOL, Ukraine (AP) — Russia on Saturday was reported to be reinforcing its military presence in Crimea as Moscow's foreign minister ruled out any dialogue with Ukraine's new authorities, whom he dismissed as puppets.Vladislav Seleznyov, a Crimean-based spokesman for the Ukrainian armed forces, told The Associated Press that witnesses had reported seeing amphibious military ships unloading around 200 military vehicles in eastern Crimea on Friday night after apparently having crossed the Straits of Kerch, which separates Crimea from Russian territory.
By: by Megan Gannon, News Editor Published: 03/06/2014 01:35 PM EST on LiveScience Though Barbie boasts more than 130 careers on her resume from aerobics instructor to astronaut, the imagined job prospects for girls who play with the iconic doll may look quite different.
By Kristen Klein for Bridal GuideIn honor of St. Patrick's Day on March 17, here are some of our favorite ways to honor your Irish heritage on your wedding day.
NEW YORK (AP) — The most dangerous parts of a flight are takeoff and landing. Rarely do incidents happen when a plane is cruising seven miles above the earth.So the disappearance of a Malaysia Airlines jet well into its flight Saturday morning over the South China Sea has led aviation experts to assume that whatever happened was quick and left the pilots no time to place a distress call.
Former GOP vice presidential candidate and Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin (R) took full advantage of her CPAC platform on Saturday, rewriting Dr. Seuss' classic "Green Eggs And Ham" with her own version on the Obama presidency.
FALLS VILLAGE, Conn. (RNS) Jews from across the country have converged on the Nehirim retreat for a weekend of prayer and reflection. They come from different branches of Judaism, but they share one thing in common: They are “queer.”“It’s a chance to step into one’s self fully and be completely Jewish and queer at the same time,” said Corey Friedlander, who has attended every retreat since 2004 and is now chair of the Nehirim board of directors.
VATICAN CITY (RNS) As Pope Francis approaches the one-year mark of his papacy, his global flock and a fascinated public are starting to measure the changes he is making against the sky-high hopes for transforming an institution many thought impervious to change.Every personnel move and every new proposal is being scrutinized for what it might indicate about the direction of the church, what it might augur about possible adjustments to church teaching and whether the aspirations of so many will be fulfilled — or frustrated.
KUALA LUMPUR, March 9 (Reuters) - Malaysia Airlines said on Sunday it now feared the worst for its missing plane carrying 239 people, more than a day after it went missing, and was working with a U.S.
Khloe Kardashian is not going to let $250,000 worth of missing jewels stand in her way of fun. The youngest Kardashian sister took half-sister Kendall and older sister Kourtney's boyfriend, Scott Disick, to a Rick Ross concert Friday, March 7.
Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) continued her effort on Saturday to tank a potential 2016 presidential bid by Hillary Clinton, telling the crowd at the Conservative Political Action Conference that a woman should eventually be president -- but not the one many Democrats are rooting for."We will have a woman for president, just the right one," she said, adding that Republicans are the only party that had a woman on the presidential ticket this century: former Gov.
This Saturday, March 8, is the 40th anniversary of the day the original "Brady Bunch" left the air. Now there were plenty of spinoffs and TV movies that followed, but there is nothing like the original.
KUALA LUMPUR, March 9 (Reuters) - Malaysian authorities are investigating the identities of at least two other passengers on a missing Malaysia Airlines flight, in addition to two who were found to be using stolen passports, a security official said.
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The "Veronica Mars" movie premiered Saturday afternoon at the 2014 South By Southwest Film Festival, seven years after the cult series went off the air, and nearly one year after a Kickstarter campaign was launched to fund the feature film resurrection.
The men's basketball program at Duke didn't become one of the most reviled and successful in the nation by not winning plenty of big games. Since taking over as head coach in Durham for the 1980-1981 season, Mike Krzyzewski has turned Duke into a perennial contender and cut down the nets after four national championshipsPerhaps most importantly to fans in Durham, however, Coach K shifted the balance of power along Tobacco Road.
Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin (R) spoke out again in defense of "Duck Dynasty" star Phil Robertson at CPAC on Saturday, saying that his "fight" for free speech was a battle won by everyone.
We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these daily meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be part of bringing spirituality alive in your life.
Kids may say the darndest things, but parents tweet about them in the funniest ways. So each week, we round up the most hilarious 140-character quips from moms and dads to spread the joy.
Just when we were starting to go through Michelle Obama withdrawal, the First Lady stepped out in the Sunshine State looking better than ever.
It's tough enough prying ourselves from the warmth of our cozy duvet each morning. Also looking put-together and work-appropriate by 9 a.m.? Well, that's easier said than done. Maybe you're having one of those days when nothing looks good on you (totally not true and you know it), or perhaps you spent a little too much time sudsing up in the shower.
If you missed out on snagging Pharrell Williams' Grammys hat, don't beat yourself up. You can be the proud owner of Matthew McConaughey's "Dallas Buyers Club" cowboy hat, the very movie for which he won the Best Actor Oscar last week.