Latest News After Beating No. 1, U.M.B.C. Falls to a No. 9 2018-03-19T02:39:04.000000000+00:00 Two days after pulling off the biggest upset in N.C.A.A. men’s tournament history against top-seeded Virginia, Maryland-Baltimore County lost to Kansas State, 50-43. N.C.A.A. Women’s Tournament: Oregon State Upsets Tennessee 2018-03-19T02:22:32.000000000+00:00 The Beavers triumphed by a score of 66-59. In other games, Louisville beat Marquette and North Carolina State beat Maryland. Before Saudi’s Visit, Administration Implores Congress Not to Block Military Aid 2018-03-19T02:22:28.000000000+00:00 Even as the State Department weighs approval of more than $1 billion in new arms, lawmakers are pushing for a resolution that they say would prevent Washington from giving the Saudis “a blank check.” ‘Testilying’ by Police: A Stubborn Problem 2018-03-19T02:22:28.000000000+00:00 Police lying persists, even amid an explosion of video evidence that has allowed the public to test officers’ credibility. Masters Preview? Rory McIlroy Wins at Bay Hill, and Tiger Woods Makes a Run 2018-03-19T02:18:17.000000000+00:00 McIlroy earned his first PGA Tour victory since 2016, and Woods, who stayed in the hunt and tied for fifth, advanced his comeback from spinal surgery. Texas A&M Swats Second-Seeded North Carolina From Tournament 2018-03-19T01:14:08.000000000+00:00 A huge block in the first half set the tone in a game in which the Tar Heels were forced out to the perimeter and could not catch up. How Top Republicans Reacted, or Didn’t, to Trump’s Tweets on Mueller 2018-03-19T01:07:36.000000000+00:00 Some leading Republicans warned the president against firing the special counsel, but many had no response. Facebook’s Role in Data Misuse Sets Off a Storm on Two Continents 2018-03-19T01:07:28.000000000+00:00 American and British lawmakers called on Facebook to explain how a political data firm tied to the Trump campaign harvested private data from more than 50 million users. ‘We Are Here for Your Students’: Boko Haram Abduction of More Girls Pressures Nigeria’s President 2018-03-19T01:05:18.000000000+00:00 The attack on the Dapchi school, in which gunmen gathered up 110 girls, has left parents asking how the government could let a mass kidnapping happen, again. Offshore Oil and Gas Operators Want Less Regulation, but Surprise Inspections Find Serious Safety Problems 2018-03-19T01:05:18.000000000+00:00 Interior Department inspectors visited 40 platforms and drilling rigs in the Gulf of Mexico last week after an alert about “potentially catastrophic” crane accidents.