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Zimbabwe: Thousands in anti-Mugabe march

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 23:59

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Thousands of opposition supporters marched in Harare to protest alleged misrule by President Robert Mugabe. Police in heavy anti-riot gear kept a heavy presence Thursday as marchers denouncing the 92-year-old veteran ruler. Such huge demonstrations are rare in Zimbabwe, where police routinely use force to break opposition protests. Police had initially […]

Czech Republic poised to change name

BBC World News - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 23:54
The Czech Republic is expected to change its name to "Czechia" to make it easier for companies and sports teams to use it on products and clothing.
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Couple arrested for lewd acts with children; additional victims sought

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 23:53

Couple arrested for lewd acts with children; additional victims soughtA California couple has been arrested for allegedly engaging in lewd acts with at least 10 children, and sheriff's deputies fear there could be additional victims.


Canadian Prime Minister Seeks to Legalize Physician-Assisted Suicide

New York Times Headlines - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 23:52
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has introduced legislation to address the legal void left after Canada’s Supreme Court overturned a ban on doctor-assisted death.









Bitter dispute in Romanian ballet, prime minister steps in

NBA - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 23:49

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romania’s prime minister says he will step in to find a solution to a bitter dispute raging at the Romanian Opera after meeting international ballerina Alina Cojocaru. The controversy became public after the opera house’s artistic director Johan Kobborg, a Danish ballet dancer and choreographer, resigned, citing pressure from interim managers. […]
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Bitter dispute in Romanian ballet, prime minister steps in

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 23:49

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romania’s prime minister says he will step in to find a solution to a bitter dispute raging at the Romanian Opera after meeting international ballerina Alina Cojocaru. The controversy became public after the opera house’s artistic director Johan Kobborg, a Danish ballet dancer and choreographer, resigned, citing pressure from interim managers. […]
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Bitter dispute in Romanian ballet, prime minister steps in

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 23:49

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romania’s prime minister says he will step in to find a solution to a bitter dispute raging at the Romanian Opera after meeting international ballerina Alina Cojocaru. The controversy became public after the opera house’s artistic director Johan Kobborg, a Danish ballet dancer and choreographer, resigned, citing pressure from interim managers. […]

2 suburban NY officials charged in securities fraud case

NBA - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 23:48

RAMAPO, N.Y. (AP) — A suburban New York town supervisor and the former head of a local development corporation were charged with securities fraud Thursday in connection with the financing of a controversial stadium. Ramapo Supervisor Christopher St. Lawrence and N. Aaron Troodler, former executive director of the Ramapo Local Development Corporation, face a 22-count […]
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2 suburban NY officials charged in securities fraud case

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 23:48

RAMAPO, N.Y. (AP) — A suburban New York town supervisor and the former head of a local development corporation were charged with securities fraud Thursday in connection with the financing of a controversial stadium. Ramapo Supervisor Christopher St. Lawrence and N. Aaron Troodler, former executive director of the Ramapo Local Development Corporation, face a 22-count […]
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2 suburban NY officials charged in securities fraud case

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 23:48

RAMAPO, N.Y. (AP) — A suburban New York town supervisor and the former head of a local development corporation were charged with securities fraud Thursday in connection with the financing of a controversial stadium. Ramapo Supervisor Christopher St. Lawrence and N. Aaron Troodler, former executive director of the Ramapo Local Development Corporation, face a 22-count […]

Germany moves towards integration law

BBC World News - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 23:45
Migrants arriving in Germany will be required to learn the language under a new integration law proposed by the ruling coalition.
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Rangers recall goaltender Hellberg from AHL

NBA - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 23:45

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The New York Rangers have recalled goaltender Magnus Hellberg from Hartford of the American Hockey League while star Henrik Lundqvist deals with a facial injury suffered in a Game 1 loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins on Wednesday night. Lundqvist sat out the final two periods of the 5-2 defeat after teammate Marc […]
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Rangers recall goaltender Hellberg from AHL

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 23:45

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The New York Rangers have recalled goaltender Magnus Hellberg from Hartford of the American Hockey League while star Henrik Lundqvist deals with a facial injury suffered in a Game 1 loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins on Wednesday night. Lundqvist sat out the final two periods of the 5-2 defeat after teammate Marc […]
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Rangers recall goaltender Hellberg from AHL

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 23:45

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The New York Rangers have recalled goaltender Magnus Hellberg from Hartford of the American Hockey League while star Henrik Lundqvist deals with a facial injury suffered in a Game 1 loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins on Wednesday night. Lundqvist sat out the final two periods of the 5-2 defeat after teammate Marc […]

TV One allows binge-watching for ‘Empire’

NBA - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 23:43

NEW YORK (AP) — Fans of “Empire” will be able to binge-watch each episode of the drama’s current season prior to the season finale on May 18 as part of an unusual syndication deal between Fox and the TV One network announced on Thursday. The cable network that targets black viewers will also air reruns […]
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TV One allows binge-watching for ‘Empire’

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 23:43

NEW YORK (AP) — Fans of “Empire” will be able to binge-watch each episode of the drama’s current season prior to the season finale on May 18 as part of an unusual syndication deal between Fox and the TV One network announced on Thursday. The cable network that targets black viewers will also air reruns […]
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TV One allows binge-watching for ‘Empire’

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 23:43

NEW YORK (AP) — Fans of “Empire” will be able to binge-watch each episode of the drama’s current season prior to the season finale on May 18 as part of an unusual syndication deal between Fox and the TV One network announced on Thursday. The cable network that targets black viewers will also air reruns […]

VIDEO: Record Store Day: How to make vinyl

BBC World News - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 23:42
Newsbeat was given special access to one of the world's largest vinyl producing factories and shown how the discs are made.
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10 arrested after Montgomery County sweep, 48 still wanted (PHOTOS)

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 23:42

10 arrested after Montgomery County sweep, 48 still wanted (PHOTOS)The Montgomery County Sheriff is seeking dozens of men and woman wanted for allegedly failing to pay child support.


Still need more time? How to file a tax extension

NBA - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 23:41

Procrastinators rejoice: tax day is a bit later this year and if you still can’t make that, there’s still time to file for an extension. The IRS traditionally requires that taxes be filed each year on April 15, but because that falls on Emancipation Day this year, the deadline was extended to April 18. And […]
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