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In the first half, the Fighting Irish scored 57 points, 26 of which were in the paint. "So it's just one of those things where you just find a way to get the ball in the basket, get some dead balls so we can press". Jackson returned to the Irish bench after spending several minutes in the locker room, but it was announced just before halftime that he would not be available for the rest of the game.
  • Quiet weather this weekend, snow possible on Monday

    Quiet weather this weekend, snow possible on Monday

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    Dark blue areas are under a winter storm watch. Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner, Comcast, customers with access to News 12. Gusts could reach to 40+ miles per hour on Saturday and Sunday . This will, of course, reduce visibility dramatically and potential cause "true blizzard" conditions.
  • VDOT: Drivers Should Be Off Virginia Roads

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    Wintergreen is warning skiers against trying to drive out to the slopes during the storm, but Thiess says once the snow has stopped and the roads are clear, there's likely to be a big turnout for such prime conditions. "We ask that drivers prepare now to stay home [Friday] and Saturday", Branco Vlacich, VDOT's district maintenance engineer for northern Virginia, said in a release.
  • Hillary Clinton leads Bernie Sanders in Iowa by 9 points

    Hillary Clinton leads Bernie Sanders in Iowa by 9 points

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    By contrast, support for Sanders stood at 43 percent and support for former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley at 3 percent. Sanders is attracting Americans who are in search of more than a protest vote. The differences are starkly clear, one is embedded in the corporate model and prison systems, while the other is trying to fight them. However, Woodard agrees with the premise that electability can sway those who show up to caucus and are still persuadable.
  • New York Road Travel Ban

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    Saturday and should be over by the time New Yorkers wake up on Sunday. About 7 inches of snow had fallen on Washington D.C. - expected to be the bullseye of the storm -snowfall amounts in nearby Maryland ranged between 4.5 inches in Baltimore and 13.5 inches in Oakland.
  • New York City bridges and tunnels to close due to snow

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    People were being encouraged to stay off of the roads. A record 58.3 million tourists visited NY in 2015, up 1.8 million on the previous year, and registering a 14% increase in Chinese visitors, officials said Thursday, 21 January. "I don't think this is a situation where the MTA would consider shutting down the system", said de Blasio, referring to last year's system shutdown.
  • Judge throws out defamation suit against Cosby

    Judge throws out defamation suit against Cosby

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    The lawsuit filed by 48-year-old Renita Hill in October was thrown out with prejudice, which means she can't amend or re-file the case. The lawyer, Martin Singer, had described some of the accounts of women who accused Cosby of assault as "unsubstantiated, fantastical stories" in a statement he made in 2014.
  • Glenn Beck endorses Cruz: Trump win is 'snowball to hell'

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    In a hypothetical matchup between Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton and Trump, Clinton holds a statistically insignificant lead of 41.4 percent to 40.8 percent. "I could stand in the middle of Fifth Avenue and shoot somebody and I wouldn't lose any voters", he said. Trump himself has been a fixture of the NY donor class for decades and already has deep relationships with many establishment players.
  • Denver Broncos overcome slow start to advance

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    Manning only threw for 222 yards on 37 attempts with a completion percentage of 56.76%. "It's tough", Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger said . The Denver Broncos don't get tight when their games get that way. Denver led early thanks to the first two field goals by McManus, but the Steelers (11-6) took the lead back with their lone touchdown, a 1-yard run by Fitzgerald Toussaint in the first quarter to make it 7-6.
  • Flooding, high winds predicted in Strathmere this weekend

    Flooding, high winds predicted in Strathmere this weekend

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    Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner, Comcast, customers with access to News 12. By 8am on Sunday, skies will begin to clear out but the winds could still be gusty at times. The storm is also expected to significantly impact travel in the region. Residents are being asked to secure any objects on their properties that might blow away.
  • Travel ban announced in NYC due to major snowstorm

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    Wind blocked out most of the audio of the conversation, but it was undoubtedly riveting. The mayor restricted travel in all cases except emergencies beginning at 2:30 p.m. About 1,000 flights out of New York City airports Saturday have already been canceled. "Public safety is job one", he said. Thruway travelers can also get real-time updates by following @ThruwayTraffic on Twitter or by visiting http://www.thruway.ny.gov to see an interactive map showing traffic conditions for the ...
  • Former NYC mayor Michael Bloomberg investigating presidential run

    Former NYC mayor Michael Bloomberg investigating presidential run

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    Bernie Sanders (I-VT), according to the Times . According to the New York Times , which first reported Bloomberg's interest, he is more likely to run if Trump or Texas Sen. With the major-party nominations in such flux, it's not uncommon to see people consider or even launch independent bids for the presidency. Bloomberg will likely try to carve a path up the middle to counter Trump's popularity with the far right and Sanders' with the far left.
  • NYC Transit Updates: Roads Are Closed, MTA Service Changes

    NYC Transit Updates: Roads Are Closed, MTA Service Changes

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    The subway will operate underground only for the remainder of that storm. Officials at the Metropolitan Transportation Authority announced Saturday afternoon that the last Metro-North train to go in or out of New York City will occur at 4:00 p.m.
  • Thousands of flights cancelled in USA as big storm advances

    Thousands of flights cancelled in USA as big storm advances

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    Expect delays and cancellations at Detroit Metro Airport the next few days, as that massive snow storm bears down along the coast and Mid-Atlantic States. Anyone scheduled to fly anywhere in the U.S.in the next week should regularly check with their airline because travel could be affected nationwide, including places not hit by the storm, which is expected to last until at least Monday.
  • Top Clinton Ally: "Black Lives Don't Matter to Bernie Sanders"

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    This poll, which gave Sanders a 9-point lead over Clinton, came after a CNN/WMUR-TV poll earlier in the week said Sanders had a whopping 27-point advantage in the same state. Sanders' campaign has responded to the critiques by questioning Clinton's judgment and noting her 2002 vote for the Iraq War, something that then-Sen.
  • Phoenix school district outraged over photo of racial slur

    Phoenix school district outraged over photo of racial slur

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    A separate picture from a Desert Vista parent on Instagram showed the girls' lettered shirts as part of a larger message spelling out "BEST*YOU'VE*EVER*SEEN*CLASS*OF*2016". We want to let you know we share your outrage and disappointment over the actions of a handful of our students today. The school will punish the students, but disciplinary actions are not disclosed per district policy.
  • Long Beach Storm Updates: Snow Emergency Declared

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    The weather service also issued coastal flood warnings for parts of Brooklyn, Staten Island, Queens and The Bronx. As of 5 a.m., there was no reported flooding in Howard Beach, Broad Channel and Rockaway. Several people have already died in accidents on icy roads. Many local libraries and schools are either closed or have cancelled activities for Saturday.
  • Blizzard Warning Posted For Parts of PA, NJ, DE

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    Snow squalls are best known in the Great Lakes region. In Delaware, the Blizzard Warning is posted for the following counties - New Castle; Kent. It's that last ingredient that usually prevents a storm from being an official blizzard. The skies over the area are expected to be deceptively clear in this evening, according to the weather service forecast, but increasing cloudiness through the daylight hours on Friday is expected to turn into snow after midnight, followed by snow and ...
  • Pittsburgh Steelers' Ben Roethlisberger says he was not 'healthy as hell'

    Pittsburgh Steelers' Ben Roethlisberger says he was not 'healthy as hell'

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    Roethlisberger failed to throw a touchdown pass for just the third time in 17 career playoff appearances, though interestingly enough, the Steelers actually won the other two games, including Super Bowl XL against the Seattle Seahawks. The Broncos trailed the Steelers 13-12 in the fourth when defensive back Bradley Roby forced a fumble from Pittsburgh running back Fitzgerald Toussaint.
  • Poll king Trump faces Iowa reality check

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    According to the Trump campaign, the new commercial featured footage of Cruz "in a confused state" during a Fox News interview , in which he was pressed about an amendment to an immigration-reform bill. Marco Rubio: The Florida senator has been the "potential" candidate for the entirety of this race. "We're going to make such great deals". But, with Trump and Cruz on top in the polls , the decision the party is now forced into facing: who will do more harm to the party long term? The ...
  • Storm brings flooding along parts of New Jersey coast

    Storm brings flooding along parts of New Jersey coast

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    A National Weather Service alert forecasts a severe, potentially historic snowstorm. It's also increasing projected snow totals by several inches in some areas, including the Interstate 95 corridor. As the storm moved in, the wind picked up and snow quickly covered roadways in Longport, Cape May County. Marco Rubio, for missing keys votes in the Senate.
  • DC is quiet, but the zoo's panda is out making snow angels

    DC is quiet, but the zoo's panda is out making snow angels

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    After Wednesday's light dusting of snow, zookeepers took him outside to for a few minutes but according to zoo officials "he wasn't quite sure what to make of the powdery snow". Tian Tian, whose name means "more and more", probably wouldn't mind getting even more of the white stuff. The zoo is expected to stay closed through Sunday due to the weather but it appears Tian Tian is content to play on his own.
  • Newest Poll Shows Sanders Leading Clinton in Iowa

    Newest Poll Shows Sanders Leading Clinton in Iowa

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    The uplifting, gauzy ad features images of his rallies as Simon and Garfunkel's "America" plays. Saying Hillary Clinton is tested, tough and doesn't need on-the-job training, New Hampshire Senator Jeanne Shaheen summed up one of the key, final arguments for Hillary Clinton as the campaign heads into the final week before the primary contest begin.
  • Snow blankets Washington DC in potentially record-setting storm

    Snow blankets Washington DC in potentially record-setting storm

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    Uccellini said all the elements have come together to create a blizzard with brutally high winds, risky inland flooding, white-out conditions and even the possibility of thunder snow, when lightning strikes through a snowstorm. The National Weather Service is anticipating snowfall between 1 and 2 feet from eastern Kentucky to  New Jersey  and more than 2 feet across portions of the Mid-Atlantic, including  Washington , D.C., and  Baltimore .
  • National Grid confident Winter Storm Jonas will avoid Capital Region

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    While the East Coast cities bear the brunt of some of the heaviest snow, the storm is a national event, with a tornado and severe thunderstorms across the South and an ice storm stretching from Kentucky into North Carolina. While some people and businesses anxious about the snow, at least one industry could see a potential boon from the storm: ski resorts. More than 50 million people across more than a dozen states have been warned to stay at home as it moves north.
  • 2 dead, several injured after severe weather in Florida

    2 dead, several injured after severe weather in Florida

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    Several homes were destroyed in the Siesta Key and thousands of homes remained without power throughout the  Sarasota  County on Sunday morning. The two reported fatalities happened near the town of  Duette , where a tornado destroyed a mobile home with seven people inside.
  • Debbie Wasserman Schultz does her bad comedy routine for Hillary Rodham Clinton

    Debbie Wasserman Schultz does her bad comedy routine for Hillary Rodham Clinton

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    The evidence is growing that the Democratic Party's two most powerful women conspired to rig the debate schedule in Hillary Clinton's favor . Law professor Timothy Canova tells The Hill that Wasserman Schultz has sold out to corporate interests, pointing to her positions on trade, criminal justice, consumer protection and drug policy reform.
  • DTM's NFL Championship Game Pick Festival - Pats At Broncos

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    It's something Hightower said Friday the team will take advantage of only if they are disciplined and in position. For the most part, the Denver Broncos have been the AFC's most consistent team throughout the 2015-16 season. For Manning, this might be the last time he steps foot on a football field. With time to get healthy over the last few weeks, impact players like don’t Hightower and Julian Edelman have returned just in time to spark New England's playoff push.
  • Trial delayed indefinitely in Freddie Gray case

    Trial delayed indefinitely in Freddie Gray case

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    The appeals court determined that it was in the "interest of all parties" that Porter's request be handled before Goodson's trial began. The state should either scrap its plan to retry Porter, then grant him full immunity, or abandon its efforts to compel his testimony and hope other witnesses can persuade the jury of Goodson's guilt.
  • 2 killed in Greyhound bus crash in Calif.

    2 killed in Greyhound bus crash in Calif.

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    The National Transportation Safety Board says it is investigating the crash of a Greyhound bus that killed two passengers in Northern California. The driver of the bus has been transported to the hospital with unknown injuries. on the northbound 101 Freeway at the State Route 85 connector, authorities told KRON. The driver was among those taken to the hospital, where he was asked to submit blood samples and undergo a test for alcohol and drugs, according to Officer Chris Miceli of the ...
  • Clinton Leads Sanders By 9 Points In New Iowa Poll

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    It's a disparity that reflects her strategy of trying to distinguish herself there from rival Bernie Sanders , who leads in polls in New Hampshire but not in Iowa, said Tim Hagle, a political science professor at the University of Iowa. While Sanders demanded the governor's head, he noted, Hillary Clinton contacted the mayor and scrambled to help demand the money for a fix. Brock's attack on a  Bernie Sanders's campaign ad for not being diverse enough, then, is a head scratcher, for he ...