Dozens Feared Drowned As Migrant Crisis Continues, Aid Group Says
Full Article Huffington Post
05 May 2015

CATANIA, Sicily (AP) — Dozens of passengers in a crowded rubber boat fell into the sea and likely drowned as a rescue vessel neared, survivors reported as they arrived in Italy Tuesday to join thousands of other migrants rescued in the Mediterranean in recent days. Giovanna di Benedetto of the aid group Save the Children said the exact toll wasn't...

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Children play after they disembarked from the Italian Navy vessel 'Bettica' in the harbor of Salerno, Italy, Tuesday, May 5, 2015. About 700 migrants, including children, were rescued in the Sicilian Strait while they were trying to cross.
photo: AP / Francesco Pecoraro

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'Dozens' drown in new migrant boat tragedy
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'Dozens' drown in new migrant boat tragedy
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Dozens of migrants feared to have died after falling out of boat in Mediterranean Sea
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'Dozens' Drown Attempting To Reach Europe In Dinghy
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Migrant sinking -- More than 40 people drowned in the latest sinking of a migrant boat in Libya
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Search For Indian Students Feared Drowned
John Kerry Makes Unannounced Trip To Somalia, Becoming First Secretary Of State To Visit The ...
Full Article Huffington Post
05 May 2015

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry made an unannounced trip to Somalia Tuesday in a show of solidarity with a government trying to defeat al-Qaida-allied militants and end decades of war in the African country. He is first top U.S. diplomat ever to visit Somalia. Kerry arrived at Mogadishu's airport shortly before noon local...

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John Kerry - Somalia
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Kerry Becomes First US Diplomat to Visit Somalia
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US Secretary of State John Kerry Makes Surprise Visit to Somali Capital
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Kerry visits Somalia; 1st such trip for a secretary of state
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VOA News for 30 June 2013 - 20130630
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VOA News for 26 Mar 2013 - 20130326
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Assistant Secretary Thomas-Greenfield on LiveAtState on U.S. Commitment to sub-Saharan Africa
FBI watched Texas suspect for years
Full Article Belfast Telegraph
05 May 2015

One of the suspected gunmen who opened fire outside a Texas art contest featuring cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed was known to the FBI since 2006, but despite more than 1,500 hours of surveillance, he was prosecuted only once, it has emerged . Agents recorded Elton Simpson talking about fighting non-believers for Allah, plans to travel to South...

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An FBI crime scene investigator documents evidence outside the Curtis Culwell Center, Monday, May 4, 2015, in Garland, Texas. Two men opened fire with assault weapons on police Sunday night who were guarding a contest for Muslim Prophet Muhammed cartoons.
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Texas Shooting: What we know about Elton Simpson and Nadir Soofi (Terrorists)
updated 25 Oct 2013; published 25 Oct 2013
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San Antonio Texas Mom Rips Off Son's Penis
updated 05 May 2015; published 05 May 2015
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Inside the Arizona apartment shared by Texas terror gunmen
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Video: CAIR Seeks FBI Hate Crime Probe of Attack on Texas Muslim
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Serial Killer Israel Keyes F.B.I. Interview, May 29, 2012
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TX Ex Officer Kellis murder-suicide of wife Gayle_2008
Burundi Red Cross: 3 killed in clashes with security forces
Full Article Austin American Statesman
04 May 2015

At least three people have been killed in Burundi on Monday in violent clashes with the security forces, said the Red Cross, as street demonstrations persist over the president's third term bid. An estimated 45 more people have been wounded, said Red Cross spokesman Alexis Manirakiza, in the worst chaos since the ruling party nominated President...

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A demonstrators carrying a bag of rocks faces off with riot police in the Musaga district of Bujumbura, Burundi, Monday, May 4, 2015.
photo: AP / Jerome Delay

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Burundi riot police disperse protests against president's bid for third term
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Burundi riot police disperse protests against president's bid for third term | Chaneel New
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Burundi Police Disperse Protesters against President Nkurunziza's Candidacy
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Burundi Police Teargas Protesters Opposing Presidential Third Term
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Burundi president Pierre Nkurunziza to run for third term
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Warriors' Stephen Curry named MVP
Full Article Toronto Sun
04 May 2015

Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry has been named the NBA Most Valuable Player. The NBA announced Monday that Curry is the winner of the Maurice Podoloff Trophy as league's MVP for the 2014-15 season. Curry is the second player in Warriors history to be named MVP -- and the first in the team's West Coast Era (since 1962-63) -- joining Wilt...

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Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) reacts after scoring against the Memphis Grizzlies during the first half of Game 1 in a second-round NBA playoff basketball series in Oakland, Calif., Sunday, May 3, 2015
photo: AP / Marcio Jose Sanchez

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Stephen Curry Full 2015 NBA MVP Speech
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Stephen Curry Named NBA MVP
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Stephen Curry of Golden State Warriors to be named NBA Most Valuable Player for 2014 15 season
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Stephen Curry will be named NBA MVP
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Like Father, Like Son: Curry & Thompson's NBA Legacies
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The Splash Brothers (Stephen Curry & Klay Thompson) - Golden State Warriors NBA Mixtape ᴴᴰ

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China Daily
LONDON - Prince William's wife Kate has entered a London hospital to give birth to their second child, who would be fourth in line for the throne. Here are some highlights of their...
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LAS VEGAS — Boxing is a sport of the superfluous and superlatives, of hype and hyperbole, of embellishment and exaggeration. We knew that. But for all the surreal scenes that...

A wreckage of house seen in Narain Thang town of Nepal following a massive earthquake
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Nepal rescue work Agencies Reuters Thousands of military and police personnel were on Tuesday deployed as Nepal took over from foreign rescue teams to mount...
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African migrants on the shore of Djibouti city at night, raising their phones in an attempt to capture an inexpensive signal from neighboring Somalia—a tenuous link to relatives abroad.
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ReutersROME (Reuters) — Around 7,000 migrants were rescued from overcrowded boats crossing the Mediterranean to Europe over the weekend and on Monday, including a woman who gave birth to a baby girl on an Italian Navy ship, the coast guard said....
photo: World Press Photo / John Stanmeyer
Green kunai grass on fire in Papua New Guinea
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A magnitude 7.4 earthquake struck off Papua New Guinea today, sending frightened residents fleeing from their homes, but a threatened tsunami passed without incident, seismologists said. The quake struck 133 kilometres south-southwest of the town of...
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A Palestinians return to their homes, which witnesses said was destroyed by an Israeli air strike in the east of Khan Younis in the southern Gaza Strip.
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Press TV has conducted an interview with Seif Da’na, professor at the University of Wisconsin, in Chicago for his take on a testimony on Israel’s inhumane tactics during last summer's attack on the Gaza Strip. The following is a rough...
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Jimmy Carter USA, envoy by President Barack Obama in Gaza Strip
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On Saturday, 90-year-old former US President Jimmy Carter called conditions in Gaza "intolerable" eight months after Israel's summer 2014 genocidal war. Visiting Jerusalem he said: "What we have seen and heard only strengthens our determination to...
photo: WN / Ahmed Deeb
Diet Pills, Medicine
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Interpol has issued a global alert over the threat posed by the "diet pills" which claimed the life of a British woman. The world police agency has raised the alarm with forces in 190 countries after the toxic pesticide dinitrophenol was linked to...
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Israel's Jewish Ethiopians block highway during a protest against racism and police brutality in Tel Aviv, Israel, Sunday, May 3, 2015.
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JERUSALEM (AP) -- When Israel secretly airlifted waves of Ethiopian Jews in the 1980s and 1990s, saving them from war and famine in the Horn of Africa, it was celebrated as a triumphant show of unity for the Jewish people. Thirty years after the...
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