Italy plucks 2000 migrants from the Mediterranean Sea

Libya is the main departure point for migrants hoping to reach Europe by sea, and more than 150,000 have made the crossing from Libya to Italy in each of the past three years. The boat's hull was completely destroyed and the survivors, all men, were found clinging to a flotation device, Qassem said. Libyan Red Crescent volunteers are seen near the bodies of 74 refugees that were washed ashore, near Zawiyah, on Libya's northern coast, on February 20, 2017.


Garcia dedicates magical Masters win to childhood idol

It would be incredible if you win The Masters on such a special date", he tweeted before Garcia's impressive final round got him the clubhouse lead at nine-under with Rose. It seems to have worked because Garcia overturned a two-shot deficit against Justin Rose to win on the first hole of a sudden-death playoff. Rose's wayward drive opened up the door for Garcia and he took the opportunity with both hands, replicating his tee shot and approach from 20 minutes earlier before rolling in a ...

North Carolina squeaks by Gonzaga to win 6th NCAA men's basketball title

A hungry Tar Heels squad was forced to carry that terrible taste in their mouth all offseason long, but with 10 returning players to the roster, there was promise of getting back and finishing the job this time around. That is up 30% compared to past year Villanova-North Carolina title game, which was on TBS for the first time. Unlike a team like Kentucky, who has to replenish their roster of one-and-done players, North Carolina seems to get players who truly bleed Carolina Blue.


Uber's Levandowski fights full disclosure over Waymo secrets

Levandowski helped establish Google as an early leader in self-driving cars, earning him more than $120 million in incentive pay, according to information inadvertently revealed in court papers earlier this week. "Uber's assertion that they've never touched the 14,000 stolen files is disingenuous at best , given their refusal to look in the most obvious place: the computers and devices owned by the head of their self-driving program", a Waymo spokesperson said in a statement.