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Illinois vs. Colorado

Posted 03.18.2013 | Sports

No. 7 seed Illinois will face No. 10 Colorado in the second round of the 2013 NCAA Tournament in the East region. Brandon Paul and the Fighting Ill...

Marquette vs. Davidson

Posted 03.18.2013 | Sports

No. 3 seed Marquette will face No. 14 Davidson in the second round of the 2013 NCAA Tournament in the East region. The Golden Eagles are making the...

Butler vs. Bucknell

Posted 03.18.2013 | Sports

No. 6 seed Butler will face No. 11 Bucknell in the second round of the 2013 NCAA Tournament in the East region. After a blowout loss to Illinois ea...

PREDICT: Ohio State vs. Iona

Posted 03.18.2013 | Sports

Thad Matta's No. 2 seed Ohio State Buckeyes will face the No. 15 Iona Gaels in the second round of the 2013 NCAA Tournament in the West Region. Alt...

Syracuse vs. Montana

Posted 03.18.2013 | Sports

No. 4 seed Syracuse will face No. 13 Montana in the second round of the 2013 NCAA Tournament in the East region. Although the Orange made a run all...

UNLV vs. Cal

Posted 03.18.2013 | Sports

No. 5 seed UNLV will face No. 12 California in the second round of the 2013 NCAA Tournament in the East region. The Rebels already battled the Gold...

PREDICT: Wisconsin vs. Ole Miss

Posted 03.21.2013 | Sports

The No. 5 seed Wisconsin Badgers will face the No. 12 Ole Miss Rebels in the second round of the 2013 NCAA Tournament in the West Region. Wisconsin...

NC State vs. Temple

Posted 03.18.2013 | Sports

No. 8 seed North Carolina State will face No. 9 Temple in the second round of the 2013 NCAA Tournament in the East region. While the Owls are makin...

First Four: La Salle vs. Boise State

The Philadelphia Inquirer | MARC NARDUCCI | Posted 05.18.2013 | Sports

Fittingly, things went down to the wire for La Salle on Selection Sunday. The tension was more than any Atlantic Ten game. Finally, with the CBS NCAA...

Georgetown vs. Florida Gulf Coast

Posted 03.18.2013 | Sports

No. 2 seed Georgetown will face No. 15 Florida Gulf Coast in the second round of the 2013 NCAA Tournament in the South region. The Hoyas went on an...

PREDICT: Pitt vs. Wichita State

Posted 03.18.2013 | Sports

The No. 8 seed Pitt Panthers will face the No. 9 Wichita State Shockers in the second round of the 2013 NCAA Tournament in the West Region. “When...

San Diego State vs. Oklahoma

Posted 03.18.2013 | Sports

No. 7 seed San Diego State will face No. 10 Oklahoma in the second round of the 2013 NCAA Tournament in the South region. Both the Aztecs and Soone...

Florida vs. Northwestern State

Posted 03.18.2013 | Sports

No. 3 seed Florida will face No. 14 Northwestern State in the second round of the 2013 NCAA Tournament in the South region. The Gators have reached...

PREDICT: Gonzaga vs. Southern

Posted 03.18.2013 | Sports

The No. 1 seed Gonzaga Bulldogs will face the No. 16 Southern Jaguars in the second round of the 2013 NCAA Tournament in the West Region. Under hea...

UCLA vs. Minnesota

Posted 03.18.2013 | Sports

No. 6 UCLA will face No. 11 Minnesota in the second round of the 2013 NCAA Tournament in the South region. UCLA closed out the season winning seven...

Michigan vs. South Dakota State

Posted 03.18.2013 | Sports

No. 4 seed Michigan will face No. 13 South Dakota State in the second round of the 2013 NCAA Tournament in the South region. The Wolverines earned ...

VCU vs. Akron

Posted 03.18.2013 | Sports

No. 5 seed Virginia Commonwealth will face No. 12 Akron in the second round of the 2013 NCAA Tournament in the South region. VCU is making its thir...

North Carolina vs. Villanova

Posted 03.18.2013 | Sports

No. 8 seed North Carolina will face No. 9 Villanova in the second round of the 2013 NCAA Tournament in the South region. After hitting a couple rou...

Kansas vs. Western Kentucky

Posted 03.18.2013 | Sports

No. 1 seed Kansas will face No. 16 Western Kentucky in the second round of the 2013 NCAA Tournament in the South region. Bill Self and his Jayhawks...

Google Executive Chairman's 3 World-Changing Predictions

Robert Lockard | Posted 05.12.2013 | Technology
Robert Lockard

What will our world look like 10 years from now? Will we finally have the flying cars and mechanical maids The Jetsons promised us? Eric Schmidt, Executive Chairman and former CEO of Google, has some possible answers in his new book.

Major Online Betting Site Shuts Down

AP | Posted 03.11.2013 | Business

LONDON -- Online prediction market Intrade has shut down all trading activity immediately, saying it is investigating recently-discovered events that ...

Interview With Predictive Analytics Author Eric Siegel

Phil Simon | Posted 05.06.2013 | Books
Phil Simon

We live in an era of Big Data and predictive analytics, and Nate Silver's not the only one who's noticed this. I recently sat down with Dr. Eric Siegel to talk about new book, Predictive Analytics: The Power to Predict Who Will Click, Buy, Lie, or Die.

Experts' Super Bowl Predictions

Posted 02.02.2013 | Sports

If only for his take on predictions, Danish physicist Niels Bohr might not have been a very good fit in sports media. "Prediction is very difficul...

Understanding the Role of Luck in Our Lives

Michael J. Mauboussin | Posted 04.02.2013 | Business
Michael J. Mauboussin

Whether you're placing bets on a hot player in your rotisserie baseball league or a hot fund in your investment portfolio, recognize that good luck is unlikely to persist.

Changes Coming To An Airplane Near You

George Hobica | Posted 01.28.2013 | Travel
George Hobica

A major airline will start charging for carry on bags. United maybe? Spirit and Allegiant already do and they haven't gone out of business.