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Teen stowaway raises questions about airport security – CNN

April 22nd, 2014 No comments

Washington Post
Teen stowaway raises questions about airport security
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(CNN) — If a teen carrying nothing but a comb can do it, who else could breach airport security and hop on board the bottom of a plane? That's the question many are asking after a 16-year-old boy snuck into the wheel well of a Boeing 767 and flew from San …
Teen stowaway to be sent back to San Jose after jet ride to HawaiiLos Angeles Times
Stowaway's survival a 'miracle' after wheel-well Hawaii flightSFGate
How did teenager manage to stow away on flight to Hawaii – and survive?Telegraph.co.uk
NBC Bay Area -KMOV.com
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State Department cites photo ‘evidence’ purportedly showing Russian troops in … – Fox News

April 22nd, 2014 No comments

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State Department cites photo 'evidence' purportedly showing Russian troops in
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This image was included in a letter sent from the Ukraine government to the OSCE, purporting to show a Russian soldier in eastern Ukraine. The State Department is vouching for photographic "evidence" that purports to show Russian special forces in eastern …
US offers Ukraine $50 million aid packageTimes of India
Joe Biden to Vladimir Putin: 'Stop talking and start acting' to defuse crisis in National Post
US backs Ukraine, warns Russia with Biden visitReuters Canada
Reuters UK -Kyiv Post -The Hindu
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Owners of doomed ferry barred from leaving South Korea – USA TODAY

April 22nd, 2014 No comments

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Owners of doomed ferry barred from leaving South Korea
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As the death toll from the sinking of a South Korea ferry climbs above 100, South Korean authorities have detained six more crew members and issued a foreign travel ban for 44 executives, shareholders and family owners of the company that operated the …
South Korea ferry: Body count reaches 113BBC News
Cries of anguish as SKorea ferry toll reaches 113Times of India
Crew members say they couldn't reach lifeboats as ferry tipped overCNN
National Post -TIME -NBCNews.com
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Congressmen make bipartisan call for more Russia sanctions amid deadly … – Fox News

April 21st, 2014 No comments

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Congressmen make bipartisan call for more Russia sanctions amid deadly
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A Democrat and Republican on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee agreed Sunday that Russian President Vladimir Putin has ignored U.S. and European pleas to withdraw military troops from Ukraine and called for tougher economic sanctions, …
Russia, Ukraine Trade Blame Over Deadly Checkpoint ShootoutWall Street Journal
Shootout Underscores Fragile Truce in UkraineNew York Times
Lawmakers Call for Tighter Sanctions on RussiaABC News
The Globe and Mail -Reuters Canada -CBC.ca
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National roundup: Thousands in Colorado celebrate traditional pot holiday – Washington Post

April 21st, 2014 No comments

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National roundup: Thousands in Colorado celebrate traditional pot holiday
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colorado. Thousands celebrate. annual pot holiday. Once the province of activists and stoners, the traditional pot holiday of April 20 has gone mainstream in the first state in the nation to legalize recreational marijuana. Tens of thousands gathered for a …
With sales now legal, cannabis lovers take Denver's 420 weekend to new highsCNN
Public smoke-out marks pot holiday in ColoradoThe Seattle Times
420 festival: How far and fast could legal marijuana spread?Christian Science Monitor
Atlanta Journal Constitution -Times of India
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Prizefighter Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter dies at 76 – USA TODAY

April 21st, 2014 No comments

Toronto Sun
Prizefighter Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76
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Rubin "Hurricane" Carter never surrendered hope of regaining his freedom, not even after he was convicted of a triple murder, then convicted again and abandoned by many prominent supporters. For 19 long years, the prizefighter was locked in a prison cell …
Wrongfully imprisoned US boxer Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter diesThe Australian
Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter, Wrongfully Convicted Boxer, Dies — 3rd UpdateWall Street Journal
Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies; subject of controversial filmLos Angeles Times
Telegraph.co.uk -TV Guide -WJLA
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Survivor recalls how ice tumbled down in Mount Everest avalanche – CNN

April 19th, 2014 No comments

Times of India
Survivor recalls how ice tumbled down in Mount Everest avalanche
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Kathmandu, Nepal (CNN) — Another Sherpa guide has died in Friday's Mount Everest avalanche, bringing the death toll to 13, a Nepalese government official said Saturday. It is the single deadliest accident on Mount Everest, officials said. Three others are …
Mount Everest Avalanche Takes Deadly TollWall Street Journal
Search resumes after Everest's worst climbing tragedyThe Globe and Mail
Search resumes after Everest's climbing tragedyReuters India
Los Angeles Times -Stuff.co.nz
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South Korean ferry: Kin give out DNA samples as divers try to recover bodies – CNN

April 19th, 2014 No comments

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South Korean ferry: Kin give out DNA samples as divers try to recover bodies
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Jindo, South Korea (CNN) — Relatives of missing passengers aboard the capsized South Korean ferry gave out DNA samples Saturday as rescuers conducted more dives into the wreckage. The ferry sank Wednesday, leaving at least 33 people dead and …
South Korea ferry recovery 'could take two months'BBC News
South Korea ferry: Families give DNA swabs to help identify deadCBC.ca
Divers unable to reach bodies spotted inside sunken South Korean ferryWashington Post
NPR -Wall Street Journal
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Russia promises support to ending Ukraine crisis – Fox News

April 19th, 2014 No comments

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Russia promises support to ending Ukraine crisis
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MOSCOW – Russia's foreign ministry on Saturday promised it would offer strong assistance to Ukraine to overcome its crisis, but emphasized that the ultimate responsibility for reducing tensions lies with Ukrainians rather than outsiders. The comments in a …
Putin Welcomes New NATO Chief, Hopes For Better TiesRadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
Putin: Normalization Depends on WestVoice of America
Putin welcomes new Nato head, says better ties with West possibleTimes of India
ABC News -Kyiv Post
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First child on the way for Chelsea Clinton, husband Marc Mezvinsky – Washington Post

April 18th, 2014 No comments

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First child on the way for Chelsea Clinton, husband Marc Mezvinsky
Washington Post
NEW YORK — Chelsea Clinton announced Thursday that she and her husband are expecting their first child this year — as her parents, the former and possibly future presidents, prepared to become grandparents. In a surprise announcement, Clinton, 34, …
Chelsea Clinton Announces She Is Expecting First BabyNew York Times
Chelsea Clinton expects baby this fallThe Seattle Times
First lady senator diplomat grandmotherPolitico
New York Daily News -Wall Street Journal -USA TODAY
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