March Madness: Four key takeaways from Fridays Sweet 16 NCAA tournament games

March Madness: Four key takeaways from Fridays Sweet…

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Second death this week confirmed at Grand Canyon

Second death this week confirmed at Grand Canyon

The view from Guano Point, January 17, 2018, at Grand Canyon West, Arizona. (Photo: Mark Henle, Mark Henle/The Republic) The death of a tourist from Hong Kong at Grand Canyon West on Thursday was the second…

The 2019 IPO Frenzy Is Different from 1999. Really.

The 2019 IPO Frenzy Is Different from 1999.…

In 1999, hundreds of companies made a madcap dash to the public markets, capturing the imaginations of everyday Americans who thought they could day-trade their way to fortunes. Startups like Webvan and eToys were suddenly…

Trump threatens to shut down border with Mexico next week

Trump threatens to shut down border with Mexico…

PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Threatening drastic action against Mexico, President Donald Trump declared he is likely to shut down America’s southern border next week unless Mexican authorities immediately halt all illegal immigration. Such a…

A Century Later, Capitalism Is a Boon for Bauhaus

A Century Later, Capitalism Is a Boon for…

People browse inside the IKEA Concept Center in Delft, the Netherlands, in 2016. (Yves Herman/Reuters) The interwar German art movement remains influential. We all know the look: that sleek, simple, even utilitarian aesthetic that unites…

Lyft closes up 9% on first day of trading

Lyft closes up 9% on first day of…

Pink confetti fell from the ceiling Friday as Lyft co-founders Logan Green and John Zimmer celebrated their company’s IPO. The stock offering was a bona fide success, with shares selling for $87.24 apiece Friday morning…

Auburn fears serious injury for Okeke; MRI set

Auburn fears serious injury for Okeke; MRI set

Auburn sophomore Chuma Okeke suffered what Tigers coach Bruce Pearl thinks could be a serious injury, crashing to the floor while going up for a layup in the second half of Auburn's 97-80 win over…

Kentucky star returns: I just suffered through it

Kentucky star returns: I just suffered through it

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- For someone who was questionable with a foot injury until shortly before tipoff, PJ Washington had a huge role for Kentucky in its Sweet 16 victory over Houston. Washington, Kentucky's leading…

Goldschmidt hits 3 HRs in 2nd game with Cards

Goldschmidt hits 3 HRs in 2nd game with…

MILWAUKEE -- If St. Louis fans were already excited about their high-profile offseason acquisition, now they have to be ecstatic. In his second game with the Cardinals, Paul Goldschmidt hammered three home runs and drove…

Chicagoans slam Rahm Emanuel in wake of Jussie Smollett scandal, call him hypocrite over handling race relations

Chicagoans slam Rahm Emanuel in wake of Jussie…

CHICAGO -- Mayor Rahm Emanuel blasted his city's handling of "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett's case this week, calling the surprise deal made by prosecutors a "whitewash of justice" that sends a "clear message" that those…