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EU approves data protection reform, boosting privacy

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 20:01
BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union on Thursday approved new data protection rules to strengthen online privacy, streamline legislation between the 28 member states and boost police and security cooperation.

German parliament toughens drug controls for pilots

NBA - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 20:01

BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s parliament has toughened the rules regarding alcohol and drug use by pilots following the suicidal crash of a co-pilot who flew a Germanwings plane into a mountainside in the French Alps last year. The German news agency dpa reported Thursday that according to the new law, the airlines have to check […]
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German parliament toughens drug controls for pilots

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 20:01

BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s parliament has toughened the rules regarding alcohol and drug use by pilots following the suicidal crash of a co-pilot who flew a Germanwings plane into a mountainside in the French Alps last year. The German news agency dpa reported Thursday that according to the new law, the airlines have to check […]
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German parliament toughens drug controls for pilots

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 20:01

BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s parliament has toughened the rules regarding alcohol and drug use by pilots following the suicidal crash of a co-pilot who flew a Germanwings plane into a mountainside in the French Alps last year. The German news agency dpa reported Thursday that according to the new law, the airlines have to check […]

Video appears to show some kidnapped Chibok girls alive

NBA - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 19:56

LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — A schoolmate cries with joy at the sight of a Boko Haram video appearing to show some of Nigeria’s kidnapped Chibok girls — friends she hasn’t seen since they were abducted by the Islamic extremists two years ago. CNN broadcast the video, as well as the news network’s own footage of […]
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Video appears to show some kidnapped Chibok girls alive

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 19:56

LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — A schoolmate cries with joy at the sight of a Boko Haram video appearing to show some of Nigeria’s kidnapped Chibok girls — friends she hasn’t seen since they were abducted by the Islamic extremists two years ago. CNN broadcast the video, as well as the news network’s own footage of […]
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Video appears to show some kidnapped Chibok girls alive

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 19:56

LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — A schoolmate cries with joy at the sight of a Boko Haram video appearing to show some of Nigeria’s kidnapped Chibok girls — friends she hasn’t seen since they were abducted by the Islamic extremists two years ago. CNN broadcast the video, as well as the news network’s own footage of […]

‘Person of interest’ arrested; Florida priest still missing

NBA - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 19:51

MIAMI (AP) — Authorities say a man who’s a “person of interest” in the disappearance of a 71-year-old Catholic priest from St. Augustine, Florida, has been arrested in Aiken, South Carolina. Law enforcement agencies in South Carolina and Florida say 28-year-old Steven James Murray was taken into custody late Wednesday while driving a car belonging […]
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‘Person of interest’ arrested; Florida priest still missing

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 19:51

MIAMI (AP) — Authorities say a man who’s a “person of interest” in the disappearance of a 71-year-old Catholic priest from St. Augustine, Florida, has been arrested in Aiken, South Carolina. Law enforcement agencies in South Carolina and Florida say 28-year-old Steven James Murray was taken into custody late Wednesday while driving a car belonging […]
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‘Person of interest’ arrested; Florida priest still missing

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 19:51

MIAMI (AP) — Authorities say a man who’s a “person of interest” in the disappearance of a 71-year-old Catholic priest from St. Augustine, Florida, has been arrested in Aiken, South Carolina. Law enforcement agencies in South Carolina and Florida say 28-year-old Steven James Murray was taken into custody late Wednesday while driving a car belonging […]

Lawsuit: Ex-school officer fired for having black wife

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 19:47

Termination came after charges were dropped against former Knox County, Tenn., officer.

       

Police investigating after elderly couple found dead inside Del. home

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 19:46

Police investigating after elderly couple found dead inside Del. homeNeighbors tell Action News the couple has not been seen since fall 2015.


VIDEO: When Beirut was "paradise"

BBC World News - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 19:45
Socialite recalls youth in beautiful Beirut
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More UMass student protesters arrested during second sit-in

NBA - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 19:44

AMHERST, Mass. (AP) — University of Massachusetts officials say police arrested 19 student protesters who were among those occupying an administrative building on the school’s Amherst campus. More than 250 demonstrators from the UMass Fossil Fuel Divestment Campaign staged a sit-in at the Whitmore Administration Building for the second straight night on Wednesday. The protesters […]
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More UMass student protesters arrested during second sit-in

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 19:44

AMHERST, Mass. (AP) — University of Massachusetts officials say police arrested 19 student protesters who were among those occupying an administrative building on the school’s Amherst campus. More than 250 demonstrators from the UMass Fossil Fuel Divestment Campaign staged a sit-in at the Whitmore Administration Building for the second straight night on Wednesday. The protesters […]
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More UMass student protesters arrested during second sit-in

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 19:44

AMHERST, Mass. (AP) — University of Massachusetts officials say police arrested 19 student protesters who were among those occupying an administrative building on the school’s Amherst campus. More than 250 demonstrators from the UMass Fossil Fuel Divestment Campaign staged a sit-in at the Whitmore Administration Building for the second straight night on Wednesday. The protesters […]

Ukraine’s Parliament Approves New Prime Minister in Vote

New York Times Headlines - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 19:43
Volodymyr B. Groysman replaced Arseniy P. Yatsenyuk in the most significant shuffle of the country’s senior leadership since a revolution two years ago.









#BringBackOurGirls: Two years after Nigerian girls kidnapped, majority still missing

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 19:43

Two years after 276 girls were kidnapped from their school in the northeastern Nigerian town of Chibok by the Boko Haram extremist group, th...

       

VIDEO: My expensive Brazilian hair

BBC World News - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 19:43
Persuading my mum to fund a new hairstyle in instalments
Categories: BBC World News

More UMass student protesters arrested during second sit-in

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 19:42
AMHERST, Mass. (AP) — University of Massachusetts officials say police arrested 19 student protesters who were among those occupying an administrative building on the school's Amherst campus.