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Soccer officials arrested; World Cup votes probed

Wed May 27, 2015 9:48 am

Soccer officials arrested; World Cup votes probed ZURICH (AP) — Swiss prosecutors opened criminal proceedings into FIFA's awarding of the 2018 and 2022 World Cups, only hours after seven…


At least 19 dead in latest major earthquake to strike Nepal

Tue May 12, 2015 6:17 am

At least 19 dead in latest major earthquake to strike Nepal KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — A Nepalese government official says the death toll from Tuesday's magnitude-7.3 earthquake has risen to at least 19.…


Thousands of Nepalese pray for earthquake victims

Thu May 7, 2015 6:34 am

Thousands of Nepalese pray for earthquake victims By BINAJ GURUBACHARYA, Associated Press
KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Thousands of Nepalese dressed in white offered prayers and flowers at home and in temples Thursday in a…


Afghan judge sentences 4 to death in mob killing of woman accused of burning Quran

Wed May 6, 2015 6:26 am

Afghan judge sentences 4 to death in mob killing of woman accused of burning Quran By LYNNE O'DONNELL, Associated Press AMIR SHAH, Associated Press
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan court on Wednesday convicted and sentenced four men to death for their role in the brutal…


Dozens may have died as rescue boat approached in Italy migrant tragedy

Tue May 5, 2015 8:15 am

Dozens may have died as rescue boat approached in Italy migrant tragedy By FRANK JORDANS, Associated Press
CATANIA, Sicily (AP) — Dozens of passengers in a crowded rubber boat fell into the sea and likely drowned as a rescue…


Mexican town sets Guinness World Record for freshly squeezed orange juice

Mon May 4, 2015 11:24 am

Mexican town sets Guinness World Record for freshly squeezed orange juice By Associated Press
More than four thousand pounds of oranges were squeezed to produce over a thousand gallons of juice in the small Mexican town…


Baby born on ship as Italians rescue thousands of migrants from Libya

Mon May 4, 2015 6:53 am

Baby born on ship as Italians rescue thousands of migrants from Libya ROME (AP) — A baby girl was born aboard a rescue boat in the Mediterranean Sea as Italian Coast Guard and Navy…


Merkel joins survivors, US vets to mark 70th anniversary of WWII Dachau liberation

Sun May 3, 2015 2:18 pm

Merkel joins survivors, US vets to mark 70th anniversary of WWII Dachau liberation By CHRISTOPH NOELTING, Associated Press GEIR MOULSON, Associated Press
DACHAU, Germany (AP) — It was a shocking, horrifying "beautiful day."

Survivors and liberators alike recalled on Sunday the horror of the…


Pilot to fly solar plane from China to Hawaii over 5 days, 5 nights

Sun May 3, 2015 7:52 am

Pilot to fly solar plane from China to Hawaii over 5 days, 5 nights By LOUISE WATT, Associated Press
BEIJING (AP) — A pilot said Sunday that he is anxious but excited about flying a solar plane solo from China to…


Alice, Charlotte, Diana? Bookmakers and others guessing royal baby's name

Sun May 3, 2015 7:41 am

Alice, Charlotte, Diana? Bookmakers and others guessing royal baby's name By SYLVIA HUI, Associated Press
LONDON (AP) — Princess Charlotte has a certain ring to it. Or how about Princess Alice?

Britain's newborn princess has spent her…


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