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    Baylor WBB advances to Elite Eight with 81-66 win over Iowa

Baylor WBB advances to Elite Eight with 81-66 win over Iowa

By Joe Buettner Special Contributor For a minute, the Iowa Hawkeyes looked like they were in Oklahoma City to give No. 2 seed Baylor a ball game. Iowa senior Bethany Doolittle ignited an 11-0 run late in the first half and brought her team within two points of the Big 12 champions. But just as the game became interesting, a youth movement broke out momentarily in Oklahoma City. Freshman Kristy

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Student Senate votes to permit social media campaigning

  Student Senate votes to permit social  media campaigning

The Student Senate unanimously voted to make alterations in the electoral code to clarify unclear wording at its meeting Thursday.

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Baylor football alum Eddie Lackey finds calling after sports

  Baylor football alum Eddie Lackey finds calling after sports

After being cut from the CFL, Eddie Lackey connected with staff at D1 Sports training facility in Abilene. In helping individuals reach their goals, he found his passion.

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Baylor WBB set to face Iowa in Sweet 16

  Baylor WBB set to face Iowa in Sweet 16

The two-seed Baylor Lady Bears are just two games away from the Final Four of the NCAA tournament in Tampa Bay, Fla. in two weeks. What stands in their way is the daunting regional tournament at the Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, Okla.

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Q&A: David Crowder talks Baylor, being on tour and his upcoming show

  Q&A: David Crowder talks Baylor, being on tour and his upcoming show

David Crowder formed the David Crowder*Band as a reaction to the stagnant state of church life at Baylor in the late ’90s. Now an internationally recognized artist, Crowder will return to Waco for a show April 8 in Waco Hall.

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McLane Stadium to host historic service on Palm Sunday

    McLane Stadium to host historic service on Palm Sunday

Thousands of worshipers are expected to fill McLane Stadium for the Gathering, a historic Palm Sunday worship service, at 5 p.m. Sunday.

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New York building collapse injures 12; gas blast suspected

    New York building  collapse injures 12;  gas blast suspected

NEW YORK — An apparent gas explosion leveled an apartment building, largely destroyed another and launched rubble and shards of glass across streets in the heart of Manhattan’s trendy East Village on Thursday, injuring a dozen people. Smoke could be seen and smelled for miles.

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Waco churches to come together for gathering in McLane

  Waco churches to come together for gathering in McLane

Thousands of worshippers are expected to fill McLane Stadium in honor of the Gathering, a historic Palm Sunday worship service at 5 p.m. Sunday.

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18-wheeler accident leaves 1 dead, 3 injured in Salado

  18-wheeler accident leaves 1 dead, 3 injured in Salado

Three are injured and one is confirmed dead after an 18-wheeler crashed into an overpass under construction in Salado, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety.

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Arts and Entertainment


Baylor University students featured in art exhibit

    Baylor University students featured in art exhibit

Baylor University’s Department of Art will celebrate the best in student creations at an annual art exhibition tonight.

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‘Top Gear’ drops Clarkson

    ‘Top Gear’ drops Clarkson

The BBC will not renew the contract of Jeremy Clarkson, the scrappy host of BBC’s “Top Gear” car show, after an alleged and widely publicized fracas with a producer on the show.

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Sports


Berry positive about cancer recovery

    Berry positive about cancer recovery

Clark Hunt has plenty of things going on in his life, including multiple businesses, money to juggle and a family of his own.

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Baylor ready to move past OKC

    Baylor ready to move past OKC

After breezing past the first two rounds of the NCAA Tournament, Baylor women’s basketball heads to Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, Okla. The last time Baylor played on this stage at this venue, disaster struck. This regional tournament is a shot at redemption.

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Baylor baseball cruises past UT-Arlington

  Baylor baseball cruises past UT-Arlington

Baylor baseball found its second win in a row on Wednesday after handling the UT-Arlington Mavericks 6-2 at Clay Gould Ballpark in Arlington. The Bears used a powerful start from the offense and stout pitching throughout the game.

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Softball to retire first jersey in program history

  Softball to retire first jersey in program history

Baylor will honor former softball standout pitcher Whitney Canion by retiring her jersey (No. 11) – a first in program history – this weekend. Canion’s number will be retired prior to Baylor’s game against Oklahoma State at 2 p.m. on Saturday at Getterman Stadium.

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Opinion


Editorial: We are called to love the immigrants

    Editorial: We are called to love the immigrants

According to some of the latest polls by Gallup, immigration is one of the most divisive topics in American domestic policy. Almost every week, national leaders, especially those from Texas and Arizona, offer solutions they think will help end the national crisis.

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Death penalty is abomination

    Death penalty is abomination

It is contained in a remarkable letter to the editor of the Shreveport Times regarding a 65-year-old black man named Glenn Ford whom Stroud tried for murder in 1984. When the all-white jury sentenced Ford to death, Stroud and his team went out drinking to celebrate. Meantime, Ford went to Louisiana’s notorious Angola prison.

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