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  1. Thornwell bottled up by Gonzaga as South Carolina's run endsRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 1 | Washington Times

    Maybe it was the lingering effects of flu-like symptoms or maybe it was dealing with the long arms and 4-inch height advantage of Gonzaga's Johnathan Williams. Maybe after playing as well as any player in the NCAA Tournament, Sindarius Thornwell was just due for a bad day.

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  2. Sweet 16 newcomer South Carolina faces Baylor in East RegionRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2017 | Washington Times

    BOTTOM LINE: This is all new for the Gamecocks. They are in the Sweet 16 for the first time since the field expanded to 64, having beaten Duke in the second-round at Greenville, South Carolina, along the way.

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  3. South Carolina tips off tourney without half of low-post duoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | Washington Times

    South Carolina coach Dawn Staley is ready to move past the recent distractions and see what her top-seeded Gamecocks can do without half of the country's best low-post duo. Since South Carolina won the Southeastern Conference Tournament on March 5, there has been a flurry of activity around the program.

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  4. Alabama upends South Carolina 64-53 in SEC TournamentRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2017 | Washington Times

    Braxton Key had 18 points, Riley Norris added 12 and Alabama made 10 of 12 free throws down the stretch get past South Carolina 64-53 on Friday in a Southeastern Conference Tournament quarterfinal. Key made 3 of 4 from the line during the critical stretch that finally gave the Crimson Tide space from the Gamecocks in a tense contest.

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  5. Notable career ends with sentencing in United Airlines caseRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2017 | Washington Times

    He once was New Jersey's highest ranking law enforcement official, a mentor to Republican Gov. Chris Christie and the head of one of the nation's most powerful transportation agencies. On Monday, David Samson 's next title could be far less glamorous - federal inmate.

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  6. Women's Top 25 CapsulesRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2017 | Washington Times

    Brianna Turner scored 24 points to lead No. 5 Notre Dame to its fourth straight ACC regular season title with a 79-61 win over No.

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  7. Journalist Cokie Roberts in Columbia to discuss her booksRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2017 | Washington Times

    Veteran broadcast journalist Cokie Roberts is in Columbia this week, but she's focusing on the written, not spoken, word. On Friday, Roberts is scheduled to be at the Richland County Library's downtown branch to talk about some of the books she's written.

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  8. Women's Top 25 CapsulesRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2017 | Washington Times

    Marina Mabrey scored 24 of her career-high 29 points in the second half to help No. 7 Notre Dame hold off Clemson for its eighth straight victory, 84-80 on Thursday night.

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  9. Women's Top 25 CapsulesRead the original story

    Feb 9, 2017 | Washington Times

    Shatori Walker-Kimbrough scored 29 points and No. 3 Maryland cranked up the defense in an 84-59 rout of Illinois on Thursday night that kept the Terrapins unbeaten in the Big Ten.

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  10. Top 25 CapsulesRead the original story

    Feb 7, 2017 | Washington Times

    Josh Hart scored 25 points and No. 2 Villanova held off a late Georgetown run in a 75-64 victory Tuesday night.

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  11. NC a&T snaps 22-game skid beating Naia-Dii Allen U 86-78Read the original story

    Feb 7, 2017 | Washington Times

    Sam Hunt scored 31 points on 9-for-12 shooting and North Carolina A ended its 22-game losing streak beating NAIA Division II-member Allen University 86-78 on Tuesday night. North Carolina A led 44-38 at halftime and extended its lead to 59-46 on a 3-pointer from Hunt, who finished 6 for 8 behind the 3-point arc.

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  12. Widow's suit blames government for husband's flooding deathRead the original story

    Feb 1, 2017 | Washington Times

    The widow of a man who drowned in South Carolina's historic 2015 flooding is suing the federal government over a dam that failed on an Army base near Columbia. Filed in federal court in late December, Lois McCarty's lawsuit seeks unspecified damages related to the death of her husband early on the morning of Oct. 4, 2015.

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  13. Top 25 CapsulesRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2017 | Washington Times

    Brionna Jones had 25 points and 10 rebounds, and No. 3 Maryland pulled away in the fourth quarter to beat Michigan 83-70 Thursday night for its sixth straight victory.

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  14. Race for Congress to block D.C. assisted-suicide lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | Washington Times

    Congress took its first step toward blocking D.C.'s doctor-prescribed suicide law on Thursday, but the action will need the support of both houses of Congress and the president. "America must be a nation that supports and cherishes human life, no matter the age, ethnicity or health of that life," Sen. James Lankford stated Jan. 12 after introducing a resolution in the Senate that opposes D.C.'s "Death With Dignity Act of 2015."

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  15. GOP lawmakers move to strike down DC's right-to-die lawRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2017 | Washington Times

    Two congressional Republicans have introduced a resolution that would stop the District of Columbia from allowing terminally ill patients to end their own lives with the help of a doctor. Democratic Mayor Muriel Bowser signed the "Death with Dignity" law last month after it was approved by the liberal D.C. Council.

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  16. Women's Top 25 CapsulesRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2017 | Washington Times

    Alexis Peterson scored 28 of her school-record 45 points in the second half and Syracuse beat No. 23 North Carolina State 85-75 on Thursday night.

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  17. Women plead guilty to Tyler Perry movie rights fraudRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2017 | Washington Times

    Federal prosecutors say two women have pleaded guilty to taking almost $300,000 from people who thought they were investing in a Tyler Perry movie. The U.S. Attorney's Office in Columbia, South Carolina, said in a news release that 50-year-old Sharon Johnson wrote a book and 66-year-old Patricia Sullivan published it.

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  18. Congressman says he'll block DC's 'Death with Dignity' billRead the original story

    Jan 10, 2017 | Washington Times

    The head of the Congressional committee that oversees District of Columbia affairs says he'll block a city bill that would allow terminally ill patients to end their own lives with a doctor's help. Media outlets report that Rep. Jason Chaffetz told reporters Monday that he fundamentally disagrees with the "Death with Dignity" bill, which Mayor Muriel Bowser signed last month.

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  19. McClatchy buys Herald-Sun newspaper of DurhamRead the original story

    Dec 21, 2016 | Washington Times

    The News & Observer of Raleigh reports Wednesday that McClatchy bought the newspaper and its online assets from Kentucky-based Paxton Media Group, which acquired them in 2004. The Raleigh newspaper is among 29 papers across 14 states owned by McClatchy, which also operates a bureau in Washington.

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  20. No. 10 UCLA women rout North Carolina A&T, 83-42Read the original story

    Dec 20, 2016 | Washington Times

    With her team playing its second road game in three days, coach Cori Close was just hoping UCLA would find a way to get better against North Carolina A on the Aggies' home court. Monique Billings and Kari Korver scored 15 points apiece to lead five players in double figures as No.

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