For the first time in 19 years, the Virginia Cavaliers are headed to the Sweet 16 in the NCAA Tournament. Virginia defeated Memphis 78-60, to tie a school record with 30 wins. Virginia had five players in double figures, led by 16 points from Joe Harris, and 13 points and 8 rebounds from Anthony Gill. The Cavaliers will travel to Madison Square Garden to play Michigan State Friday night at 10:10pm.
A bomb threat has delayed proceedings of the Aaron Hernandez murder trial.
During a brief hearing Thursday morning, the next court date for Martese Johnson was set for May 28th.
The co-pilot of the airliner that crashed in the French Alps, killing all 150 people aboard, appears to have brought the plane down deliberately.
All 150 people on board the jet - including three Americans - were killed Tuesday when it crashed in the French Alps.