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  • Death toll rising as 7.8 magnitude earthquake hits Nepal - USA TODAY
    25.04.2015, 10:50:46
    USA TODAY Death toll rising as 7.8 magnitude earthquake hits Nepal USA TODAY KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) -- A powerful earthquake struck Nepal Saturday, killing at least 71 people as the violently shaking earth collapsed houses, leveled centuries-old temples and triggered avalanches in the Himalayas. It was the worst temblor to hit the ... Strong Earthquake Strikes Nepal Near Its Capital, Katmandu New York Times Strong Earthquake Hits Nepal, at Least 114 Killed Voice of America Nepal earthquake: latest BBC News  - Haaretz all 782 news articles »
  • US silence on drone strikes comes under pressure after hostage deaths - Washington Post
    25.04.2015, 00:08:26 US silence on drone strikes comes under pressure after hostage deaths Washington Post The vehicles were separated only by several car lengths when the missile struck. The main target of the CIA drone strike in April last year was a Toyota carrying 11 armed men suspected of being part of an al-Qaeda plot to attack a military outpost in central ... Will the drone debate come back? kvor all 2,841 news articles »
  • Olympic hero Jenner: 'I'm a woman' - Boston Herald
    25.04.2015, 10:41:13
    Boston Herald Olympic hero Jenner: 'I'm a woman' Boston Herald A misty-eyed Bruce Jenner broke his silence last night saying, "I'm a woman." The Olympic gold medal-winning decathlete and reality TV star focused on his transition on ABC's "20/20" show with Diane Sawyer, offering a sobering look into a lifelong struggle ... Bruce Jenner's celebrity friends support him as he reveals he is transgender Bruce Jenner admits to being Republican during '20/20' interview, shocking ... New York Daily News Bruce Jenner comes out as transgender, says 'I am a woman' The Killeen Daily Herald BBC News  - The Express Tribune  - Design & Trend all 1,989 news articles »
  • Baltimore's 'Broken Relationship' With Police - New York Times
    25.04.2015, 10:21:47
    New York Times Baltimore's 'Broken Relationship' With Police New York Times BALTIMORE -- For nearly two years, ever since her brother Tyrone West died after a struggle with the police, a 35-year-old preschool teacher named Tawanda Jones has been in the streets here on Wednesday nights, protesting. Her message: "We need ... Baltimore protesters plan to 'shut down' city as questions surround man's death Fox News 'Freddie Gray was me': frustration with police simmers after death in Baltimore The Guardian Protesters promise biggest Freddie Gray rally Sacramento Bee all 621 news articles »
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  • Nepal Earthquake Death Toll In Triple Figures: Reports
    25.04.2015, 10:48:37
    A huge 7.9-magnitude earthquake struck Nepal on Saturday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
  • Violence Spurs U.S. Fear of ISIS Spreading Like a Virus
    25.04.2015, 09:36:31
    A spate of new incidents has sparked concern that the terror group's popularity is spreading well beyond Syria and Iraq.
  • 'Pressurization Issue' Forces Flight to Divert to Denver
    25.04.2015, 06:17:09
    Southwest Airlines flight traveling from Las Vegas to Milwaukee was diverted to Denver Friday night after reporting "pressurization issues," according to officials.
  • Hawaii Passes Bill to Raise Smoking Age From 18 to 21
    25.04.2015, 05:40:16
    The bill would prevent adolescents from smoking, buying or possessing both traditional and electronic cigarettes.
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  • Nepal death toll from quake rises to 449: police
    25.04.2015, 10:39:41
    KATHMANDU (Reuters) - The death toll from a powerful quake that struck Nepal on Saturday has risen to 449, most of it in the Kathmandu Valley, police said. The quake measuring 7.9 is the strongest to hit the country in 81 years. "The number of dead so far is 449," police deputy inspector general Kamal Singh Bam said. (Reporting by Gopal Sharma; Writing by Sanjeev Miglani; Editing by Douglas Busvine)
  • Indonesia issues execution orders for Australians, Filipino
    25.04.2015, 10:38:53
    Two Australian drug traffickers and a Filipino woman were on Saturday given official notification by Indonesia that they will be executed, but with no given date, reports and a lawyer said.
  • Key facts about Nepal, site of magnitude-7.8 quake
    25.04.2015, 10:19:44
    Key facts about Nepal, where an earthquake magnitude-7.8 hit Saturday:
  • Iran moves ships, reducing tensions near Yemen: Pentagon's Carter
    25.04.2015, 10:17:07
    A flotilla of nine Iranian naval and cargo ships that U.S. officials feared was carrying arms to strife-torn Yemen sailed northeast in the direction of Iran on Friday, and this should ease U.S. concerns, a Pentagon spokesman said. The Iranian state news agency IRNA, however, quoted Iran's top navy commander, Admiral Habibollah Sayyari as saying on Saturday that the flotilla was still carrying out its mission in the Gulf of Aden. On Friday, U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter told a small group of journalists traveling with him after a trip to California: "The (Iranian) ships have turned around ... Obviously what their onward plans are, we don't know. Army Colonel Steve Warren, a Pentagon spokesman, said earlier the flotilla was in international waters about midway along the coast of Oman on Friday and still headed northeast.
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  • Deadly, powerful earthquake strikes Nepal
    25.04.2015, 09:29:34
    A 7.9 magnitude earthquake has struck Nepal less than 50 miles from the capital, causing scores of deaths and reportedly avalanches on Mount Everest. FULL STORY | PHOTOS
  • Massive damage reported in parts of Nepal
    25.04.2015, 09:53:41
    Columnist C.K. Lal shares an eyewitness account from Nepal following a massive earthquake that hit in the region.
  • Witness: 'The earthquake swung me, I hit a wall'
    25.04.2015, 09:53:44
    CNN's Manesh Shrestha reports from Nepal where a powerful 7.9 magnitude earthquake has hit causing damage.
  • 2 rural counties, 142 HIV cases
    25.04.2015, 06:24:49
    The number of new HIV infections in a rural Indiana county has grown, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The institute is working with state health leaders to control the "severe outbreak," which has spread among users of a prescription opioid called Opana.
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  • Migration Crisis Puts Europe’s Policy Missteps Into Focus, Experts Say
    24.04.2015, 19:12:09
    Europe is struggling with how to save lives on the sea, prosecute human smugglers and deal with the causes of the migrant surge closer to their source.
  • Turkey’s Focus Is Elsewhere on Anniversary of Armenian Genocide
    24.04.2015, 20:31:18
    As Armenians in Istanbul sought an apology for the killing of 1.5 million people, the government commemorated the victory at the Battle of Gallipoli in World War I.
  • Websites in India Put a Bit of Choice Into Arranged Marriages
    24.04.2015, 13:59:46
    While Indian parents still take the lead in arranging marriages, many are turning to websites to widen the pool, and are allowing their children veto power.
  • Lawsuit Over Banned Memoir Asks China to Explain Censorship
    25.04.2015, 09:00:20
    The book by Li Rui, a retired party official, has been ensnared in China’s increasingly aggressive effort to intercept critical publications being carried into the country.
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