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Indian teenager dies while shooting selfie with loaded gun

NBA - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 17:26

NEW DELHI (AP) — A teenager has died after accidentally shooting himself while posing for a selfie with a loaded handgun held to his head, police said Tuesday. Ramandeep Singh, 15, pulled the trigger while taking the picture with his smartphone at his home in Pathankot city in Punjab state, said Inspector Bharat Bhushan. He […]
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Indian teenager dies while shooting selfie with loaded gun

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 17:26

NEW DELHI (AP) — A teenager has died after accidentally shooting himself while posing for a selfie with a loaded handgun held to his head, police said Tuesday. Ramandeep Singh, 15, pulled the trigger while taking the picture with his smartphone at his home in Pathankot city in Punjab state, said Inspector Bharat Bhushan. He […]
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France: US-EU trade deal blocked, probably doomed

NBA - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 17:24

PARIS (AP) — France’s trade minister says a huge free trade deal between the U.S. and Europe is probably doomed, and France would reject the current version because it’s too friendly to U.S. business. Matthias Fekl told Europe-1 radio Tuesday that negotiations “are totally blocked” and a halt to talks “is the most probable option.” […]
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France: US-EU trade deal blocked, probably doomed

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 17:24

PARIS (AP) — France’s trade minister says a huge free trade deal between the U.S. and Europe is probably doomed, and France would reject the current version because it’s too friendly to U.S. business. Matthias Fekl told Europe-1 radio Tuesday that negotiations “are totally blocked” and a halt to talks “is the most probable option.” […]
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Bangladesh war crimes court sentences 4 to death

NBA - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 17:16

NEW DELHI (AP) — A special war crimes court in Bangladesh has sentenced four men to death for killing, torture, arson and looting during the nation’s independence war against Pakistan in 1971. The ruling Tuesday is likely to aggravate the divide between moderates and extremists in the Sunni-majority nation, which is grappling with a wave […]
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Bangladesh war crimes court sentences 4 to death

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 17:16

NEW DELHI (AP) — A special war crimes court in Bangladesh has sentenced four men to death for killing, torture, arson and looting during the nation’s independence war against Pakistan in 1971. The ruling Tuesday is likely to aggravate the divide between moderates and extremists in the Sunni-majority nation, which is grappling with a wave […]
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BMW sees higher net profit on strong Europe, Asia sales

NBA - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 17:10

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Luxury automaker BMW says net profit rose 8.2 percent in the first quarter as the company saw strong sales in key markets in Europe and Asia. Profit rose to 1.64 billion euros ($1.88 billion) from 1.52 billion euros a year earlier. The figure was short of the consensus estimate for 1.68 […]
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BMW sees higher net profit on strong Europe, Asia sales

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 17:10

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Luxury automaker BMW says net profit rose 8.2 percent in the first quarter as the company saw strong sales in key markets in Europe and Asia. Profit rose to 1.64 billion euros ($1.88 billion) from 1.52 billion euros a year earlier. The figure was short of the consensus estimate for 1.68 […]
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Cambodia bars cars near Angkor Wat temple

NBA - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 17:09

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — The main road alongside Cambodia’s famed Angkor Wat temple is now off-limits to cars as authorities seek to ease traffic jams at the site that draws 2.1 million tourists a year. Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen announced the measure on his Facebook page Tuesday. The new rule applies to a […]
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Cambodia bars cars near Angkor Wat temple

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 17:09

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — The main road alongside Cambodia’s famed Angkor Wat temple is now off-limits to cars as authorities seek to ease traffic jams at the site that draws 2.1 million tourists a year. Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen announced the measure on his Facebook page Tuesday. The new rule applies to a […]
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EU forecasts only modest growth amid global uncertainty

NBA - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 17:08

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union forecasts that economic growth is likely to remain moderate in the 19 countries that share the euro in the near future in the face of a likely rise in the price of oil and the common currency. Although the eurozone economy in the first quarter regained the size it […]
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EU forecasts only modest growth amid global uncertainty

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 17:08

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union forecasts that economic growth is likely to remain moderate in the 19 countries that share the euro in the near future in the face of a likely rise in the price of oil and the common currency. Although the eurozone economy in the first quarter regained the size it […]
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Philippines to discuss lease of Japan surveillance planes

NBA - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 16:35

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine defense chief says his government has agreed in principle to lease five Japanese surveillance planes to be used in patrolling disputed areas of the South China Sea and in search-and-rescue missions during disasters. Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin said Tuesday he plans to discuss with his Japanese counterpart the terms […]
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Philippines to discuss lease of Japan surveillance planes

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 16:35

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine defense chief says his government has agreed in principle to lease five Japanese surveillance planes to be used in patrolling disputed areas of the South China Sea and in search-and-rescue missions during disasters. Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin said Tuesday he plans to discuss with his Japanese counterpart the terms […]
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Deputy shoots man who was waving gun in South Carolina

NBA - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 16:24

TAYLORS, S.C. (AP) — The South Carolina Law Enforcement Division is investigating after a deputy shot a man authorities say was waving a gun in Greenville County. Greenville County Sheriff’s Office Sgt. Jennings Autrey tells news outlets deputies responded to a report of a suspect waving a gun Monday night near a Wal-Mart in Taylors. […]
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Deputy shoots man who was waving gun in South Carolina

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 16:24

TAYLORS, S.C. (AP) — The South Carolina Law Enforcement Division is investigating after a deputy shot a man authorities say was waving a gun in Greenville County. Greenville County Sheriff’s Office Sgt. Jennings Autrey tells news outlets deputies responded to a report of a suspect waving a gun Monday night near a Wal-Mart in Taylors. […]
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Bangkok temple now a venerated site for Leicester City fans

NBA - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 16:21

BANGKOK (AP) — Tucked in the Chinatown area of Bangkok is a Buddhist temple that has turned overnight into a venerated site for Leicester City’s fans, at least the ones in Thailand. After all, it was the chief monk of that temple who some months ago had predicted that the team, which was a 5,000-1 […]
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Bangkok temple now a venerated site for Leicester City fans

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 16:21

BANGKOK (AP) — Tucked in the Chinatown area of Bangkok is a Buddhist temple that has turned overnight into a venerated site for Leicester City’s fans, at least the ones in Thailand. After all, it was the chief monk of that temple who some months ago had predicted that the team, which was a 5,000-1 […]
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Bangkok temple now a venerated site for Leicester City fans

NBA - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 15:55

BANGKOK (AP) — Tucked in the Chinatown area of Bangkok is a Buddhist temple that has turned overnight into a venerated site for Leicester City’s fans, at least the ones in Thailand. After all, it was the chief monk of that temple who some months ago had predicted that the team, a 5,000-1 outsider at […]
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Bangkok temple now a venerated site for Leicester City fans

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 15:55

BANGKOK (AP) — Tucked in the Chinatown area of Bangkok is a Buddhist temple that has turned overnight into a venerated site for Leicester City’s fans, at least the ones in Thailand. After all, it was the chief monk of that temple who some months ago had predicted that the team, a 5,000-1 outsider at […]
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