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Brazil judge denies request to overturn WhatsApp suspension

Yahoo! National News - 1 hour 26 min ago

A taxi driver checks to see if his WhatsApp is working in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Monday, May 2, 2016. A Brazilian judge investigating a drug ring has ordered cell phone operators to block the messaging app WhatsApp for 72 hours. (AP Photo/Andre Penner)SAO PAULO (AP) — A judge has denied a request filed by WhatsApp to overturn a judicial order suspending the messaging service in Brazil for 72 hours.


Dozens have escaped from Western State since 2013, review finds

NBA - 1 hour 26 min ago

After a high-profile incident last month, officials insisted that escapes were rare. An Associated Press review found otherwise: 185 instances of patients escaping or walking away since 2013.
Categories: Sports Center

Dozens have escaped from Western State since 2013, review finds

Seattle Seahawks - 1 hour 26 min ago

After a high-profile incident last month, officials insisted that escapes were rare. An Associated Press review found otherwise: 185 instances of patients escaping or walking away since 2013.
Categories: Sports Center

Dozens have escaped from Western State since 2013, review finds

Seattle Times Headlines - 1 hour 26 min ago

After a high-profile incident last month, officials insisted that escapes were rare. An Associated Press review found otherwise: 185 instances of patients escaping or walking away since 2013.

Syria truce 'to be extended to Aleppo'

BBC World News - 1 hour 29 min ago
Russia's foreign minister says a unilateral truce declared by the Syrian military could be extended to the city of Aleppo within hours.
Categories: BBC World News

Police: Bus hijacked, strikes, kills pedestrian in DC

Yahoo! National News - 1 hour 30 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — A man attacked a bus driver, stole the bus, then struck and killed a pedestrian after the bus jumped a curb at a gas station in northeast Washington on Tuesday, police said.

Bangladesh blogger seeks US help as threats escalate

Yahoo! National News - 1 hour 32 min ago

Bangladeshi blogger and social activist Ashif Entaz Rabi stands outside the White House in Washington, Tuesday, May 3, 2016. When Rabi hosted a TV talk show about a slaying of a publisher by Islamic extremists, he faced a torrent of threatening phone calls. He says young men with earpieces started loitering outside his workplace, and a militant website urged followers to "send this Ashif to Allah." (AP Photo/Dan Huff)WASHINGTON (AP) — When Bangladeshi blogger and social activist Ashif Entaz Rabi hosted a TV talk show about a slaying of a publisher by Islamic extremists, he faced a torrent of threatening phone calls. He says young men with earpieces started loitering outside his workplace, and a militant website urged followers to "send this Ashif to Allah."


US Navy Seal dies in IS attack in Iraq

BBC World News - 1 hour 36 min ago
A US Navy Seal advising Kurdish Peshmerga forces in northern Iraq has been killed in an attack by Islamic State militants, US officials say.
Categories: BBC World News

Lawsuit accuses Connecticut rabbi of sexual abuse

Yahoo! National News - 1 hour 37 min ago
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut rabbi is accused of raping and molesting a teenage boy hundreds of times when the boy was a student at a Jewish boarding school in New Haven from 2001 to 2005, according to a lawsuit filed Tuesday in federal court.

German comedian bashes Merkel’s response to his Erdogan poem

NBA - 1 hour 38 min ago

BERLIN (AP) — A German comedian has sharply criticized Chancellor Angela Merkel for “serving me up for tea” to the Turkish president in a heated dispute over a poem he read on German TV. The poem about Recep Tayyip Erdogan caused a diplomatic stir between the two countries last month and the Turkish president personally […]
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German comedian bashes Merkel’s response to his Erdogan poem

Seattle Seahawks - 1 hour 38 min ago

BERLIN (AP) — A German comedian has sharply criticized Chancellor Angela Merkel for “serving me up for tea” to the Turkish president in a heated dispute over a poem he read on German TV. The poem about Recep Tayyip Erdogan caused a diplomatic stir between the two countries last month and the Turkish president personally […]
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German comedian bashes Merkel’s response to his Erdogan poem

Seattle Times Headlines - 1 hour 38 min ago

BERLIN (AP) — A German comedian has sharply criticized Chancellor Angela Merkel for “serving me up for tea” to the Turkish president in a heated dispute over a poem he read on German TV. The poem about Recep Tayyip Erdogan caused a diplomatic stir between the two countries last month and the Turkish president personally […]

U.S. prosecutors consider more charges against ex-CEO Shkreli

Yahoo! National News - 1 hour 38 min ago

File photo of Shkreli, former CEO of Turing Pharmaceuticals LLC, appearing before a hearing in WashingtonMore charges related to Shkreli's involvement with biopharmaceutical company Retrophin Inc could be filed within a month, Assistant U.S. Attorney Winston Paes said at a hearing in federal court in Brooklyn, New York. Shkreli, 33, sparked outrage among patients, medical societies and U.S. lawmakers after another company he ran, Turing Pharmaceuticals, raised the price of the drug Daraprim by more than 5,000 percent to $750 a pill. Shkreli has pleaded not guilty, and his lawyer Benjamin Brafman told reporters after Tuesday's court hearing that he did not believe additional charges would change the case.


Man hijacks Washington bus after attacking driver, person killed

Yahoo! National News - 1 hour 40 min ago
A man attacked a District of Columbia bus driver on Tuesday, hijacked his vehicle and then struck a person who died, police said. The bus was driven a short distance and caused several crashes before coming to a stop in a gas station parking lot in northeast Washington, police said. The suspect is in police custody and was taken to a hospital.

Suspect sought in robbery outside club in South Philadelphia

Yahoo! National News - 1 hour 44 min ago

Suspect sought in robbery outside club in South PhiladelphiaPolice are asking the public's help in identifying a suspect wanted for an alleged robbery outside the Parx Turf Club in South Philadelphia.


The Latest: Student still critical after crash killed 4

Yahoo! National News - 1 hour 47 min ago
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — The Latest on the crash that killed four University of Georgia students and injured two other people (all times local):

Nursing home investigated after death of man burned by sun

Yahoo! National News - 1 hour 47 min ago
PINELLAS PARK, Fla. (AP) — A Florida nursing home is under police investigation after a 65-year-old man suffered second-degree burns and blisters on his abdomen, symptoms of dehydration and then died of heart failure.

U.S. top court rejects POM Wonderful appeal over ads

Yahoo! National News - 1 hour 48 min ago
Businesses better have good evidence to back up claims of health benefits from their products, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission said on Monday after the Supreme Court rejected POM Wonderful's challenge to FTC findings that the juice maker's advertising was misleading. The Supreme Court left in place a lower-court ruling that largely upheld the regulatory agency's determination about the pomegranate juice maker's advertising claims that its products fight ailments such as heart disease, prostate cancer and erectile dysfunction. "The outcome of this case makes clear that companies like POM making serious health claims about food and nutritional supplement products must have rigorous scientific evidence to back them up," FTC Chairwoman Edith Ramirez said in a statement.

White Pass - 5/3/2016 9:07:23 AM

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Satus Pass - 5/3/2016 9:12:13 AM

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