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Nigerian Women Outraged at Mass Kidnapping -The PunchNigerian Women Outraged at Mass KidnappingVoice of AmericaABUJA — More than five days after the abduction of more than 100 teenage girls in Northeastern Nigeria, 85 girls remain missing, believed to be deep within a dangerous forest. Women leaders in the north are outraged, threatening to march into the forest ...Nigeria's Boko Haram Islamic extremists claim massive blast that killed 75 in ...Fox NewsNigeria's Boko Haram Islamic extremists claim blast that killed 75 people in ...Washington PostBoko Haram claims responsibility for attack on Nigeria's capitalTimes of IndiaHuffington Post -BBC News -gulfnews.comall 709 news articles »
Posted on 19 April 2014 | 11:26 am
Mediator heads to east Ukraine, seekingABC NewsMediator heads to east Ukraine, seeking surrendersReutersKIEV/DONETSK (Reuters) - A mediator from Europe's OSCE security body headed to eastern Ukraine on Saturday seeking the surrender of pro-Russian separatists as the Kiev government declared an Easter truce following a peace accord with Moscow.Ukraine takes first steps to apply Geneva accordFox News LatinoUkraine calls 'Easter truce' as separatists hold firmReuters AfricaUkraine Announces Easter Pause in OperationsVoice of AmericaTimes of India -The Hindu -USA TODAYall 7,549 news articles »
Posted on 19 April 2014 | 11:13 am
Iran set to redesign Arak reactor to cutFinancial ExpressIran set to redesign Arak reactor to cut plutonium outputTehran Timesc_330_235_16777215_0___images_stories_edim_02_am3(83).jpg TEHRAN – Iran's nuclear chief announced on Saturday that Tehran has presented a proposal to the major powers to redesign the core of the Arak heavy-water reactor in order to ...Dispute over Arak reactor virtually solved, Iranian official saysHaaretzIran vice president says row over reactor resolvedChron.comArak heavy water reactor dispute virtually solved: Irangulfnews.comBeloit Daily Newsall 28 news articles »
Posted on 19 April 2014 | 11:06 am
US assassination drone kills nearly 20Aljazeera.comUS assassination drone kills nearly 20 YemenisTehran Timesc_330_235_16777215_0___images_stories_edim_01_Yemen99(3).jpg A U.S. killer drone carried out an attack in the Yemeni province of Baida, killing nearly 20 people on the ground. A Yemeni security official confirmed on Saturday that the terror drone ...US drone strike kills 16 AQAP fighters, 5 civiliansLong War JournalDrone strike in Yemen kills suspected al-Qaeda militantsTheCelebrityCafe.comAir strike kills 13 suspected militants in central Yemen - sourcesSouth African Broadcasting CorporationAl Jazeera America -Xinhuaall 98 news articles »
Posted on 19 April 2014 | 11:06 am
Sub search for missing jet to be finished inToronto StarSub search for missing jet to be finished in weekMiamiHerald.comPERTH, Australia -- A robotic submarine looking for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet is expected to finish searching a patch of the Indian Ocean seabed within a week after so far coming up empty, and the search area may be expanded after that, officials said ...Robotic sub should finish seabed search in focused area for missing Malaysia ...Fox NewsOfficial: Search intensifies, current area should be completed in a weekCNNNext 48 hours crucial in missing MH370 flight search warns Malaysian defence ...Daily MailThe Independent -AsiaOne -Straits Timesall 854 news articles »
Posted on 19 April 2014 | 11:00 am
At barricades, Ukraine insurgents awaitDONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Pro-Russian forces in eastern Ukraine on Saturday prepared to celebrate Orthodox Easter at barricades outside government offices seized in nearly a dozen cities, despite an international agreement to disarm and free the premises.
Posted on 19 April 2014 | 12:21 pm
Iran vice president says row over reactorTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran will redesign its Arak heavy water reactor to greatly limit the amount of plutonium it can make, the country's vice president said Saturday, marking a major concession from the Islamic Republic in negotiations with world powers over its contested nuclear program.
Posted on 19 April 2014 | 12:07 pm
Federer beats injured Djokovic to reachMONACO (AP) — Roger Federer ousted defending Monte Carlo Masters champion Novak Djokovic 7-5, 6-2 Saturday, and the second-ranked Serb said he plans to take a break to let his injured wrist heal.
Posted on 19 April 2014 | 12:05 pm
Creeping landslide devouring part of WyomingJACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — No one can say when the mountainside collapsing into this Wyoming resort town will give way. But it appears increasingly likely that when it does, it's going to take a piece of Jackson with it.
Posted on 19 April 2014 | 12:02 pm
Juventus still on course for recordJuventus remain on course for a record-breaking points haul as they closed in on the Serie A title with a 1-0 win over struggling Bologna on Saturday. A 64th minute goal from French starlet Paul Pogba was enough to give the Turin giants all three points and take them to 90 for the season. With four matches remaining, and having lost only twice in the league all season, Juventus can reasonably expect to become the first club to break the 100-points barrier. A draw would be enough for Roma to secure second place and automatic qualification for the Champions League as third-place Napoli could only manage a 1-1 draw away at Udinese.
Posted on 19 April 2014 | 11:50 am
Cubs Game Day: Leading the Reds 1-0A productive offense can camouflage a host of defensive mistakes in baseball. The Chicago Cubs’ abysmal run production lately has been made worse by sloppy fielding and poor overall execution, resulting in a five-game losing streak entering Saturday afternoon’s game against the Cincinnati Reds
Posted on 19 April 2014 | 5:02 am
Drone in Yemen Kills at Least 9 Al-QaidaA U.S. drone strike in southern Yemen killed at least nine suspected al-Qaida militants and three civilians Saturday, authorities said, as part of America's ongoing strikes in the country against what it considers the terror network's most dangerous local group. A Yemeni military official said the
Posted on 19 April 2014 | 4:58 am
Charges: Man shoots, kills his son's motherFamilies of victim, accused gunman say mental health system failed him. John Ploetz knew Timothy Scott Hendricks was troubled. So much so, he told police, that three times he had tried to get his daughter’s boyfriend and the father of the couple’s 8-month-old son committed for mental health
Posted on 19 April 2014 | 4:57 am
Documents detail another delayed GM recallGeneral Motors waited years to recall nearly 335,000 Saturn Ions for power steering failures despite getting thousands of consumer complaints and more than 30,000 warranty repair claims, according to government documents released Saturday. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the
Posted on 19 April 2014 | 4:57 am
South Korea ferry captain defends notThe captain of the doomed South Korean ferry has defended his decision not to tell passengers to abandon ship due to the water conditions and other factors. Lee Joon-seok, 68, who was arrested Saturday on suspicion of negligence and abandoning people in need, said he feared passengers would be swept
Posted on 19 April 2014 | 4:56 am