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Penn State Women's Lacrosse to Host NCAA First and Second Rounds

The victor faces either Amherst or Springfield on Saturday. Taylor, Stukenberg, Hadnagy and Whittle were also named to the all-tournament team, as were Johns Hopkins' Shannon Fitzgerald and Haley Schweizer. SU has played in six games against teams represented in the tournament, including two against North Carolina, with Syracuse going 5-1 against tournament teams this season.

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Funeral for fallen Iowa deputy

The cars made their way from Omaha to a restaurant along the path of Burbridge's funeral procession in Council Bluffs. The service is open to the public. But as the deputies tried to move Correa-Carmenaty into the jail, he assaulted both of them and grabbed one of their guns. Correa-Carmenaty then carjacked a 31-year-old woman at gunpoint and drove over the Missouri River into Omaha, Nebraska, where he dropped the woman off unharmed at a liquor store, authorities said.

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Jeff Sessions Visiting Long Island as MS-13 Gang Violence Spikes

On the 99th day of President Donald Trump's administration, Sessions said, "The president did promise to make America safe again". Cuomo said the state will provide intelligence expertise, state of the art electronic surveillance equipment, vehicles, aviation equipment, and more to combat gang violence, focusing on the gang MS-13 on Long Island.

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Met Gala Fashion Hits And Misses

The actress, who plays Queen Elizabeth on the poplar Netflix series The Crown , made her Costume Institue's gala debut on Monday evening. The Met Gala is the most fashionable night of the year so it comes as no surprise to see so many trends emerge on the red carpet - and one of the sexiest silhouettes were the backless looks that dominated the style game.

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Polls open in France's pivotal presidential election

Polling agency projections and initial official results will be available when the final stations close at 8pm. People walk across Place de la Concorde on the eve of the French presidential election in Paris, France , May 6, 2017. She has said the revelations, spread by Wikileaks, partly explained her shock defeat by Donald Trump. France's media have avoided publishing the contents of the dossier, though many reported on its existence.

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Hamas says Ismail Haniyeh chosen as Islamic group's leader

Abdul Salam Haniya died when Haniya was a small child. Living in Qatar, where Meshal made his headquarters, would enable Haniyeh to move around more easily. "The movement blesses this election which came in a consultative, democratic way that is homogenous with the lists and that shows the unity of the movement".