Archives for April 2014

White House back on defensive about Benghazi – Sacramento Bee


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White House back on defensive about Benghazi
Sacramento Bee
WASHINGTON — The White House on Wednesday dismissed allegations by Republicans that newly released emails prove the administration's response to the 2012 attack on a U.S. facility in Benghazi, Libya, that killed the U.S. ambassador and three other …
White House denies memo was about Benghazi attackDaily American Online

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Rob Ford takes leave as recent drug video emerges – The Globe and Mail


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Rob Ford takes leave as recent drug video emerges
The Globe and Mail
A second video of Toronto Mayor Rob Ford smoking what has been described as crack cocaine by a self-professed drug dealer was secretly filmed in his sister's basement early Saturday morning. The clip, which was viewed by two Globe and Mail reporters, …
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford 'to get help for substance abuse'BBC News
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford to seek help for alcohol abuseCNN
Lawyer Says Toronto Mayor to Seek HelpWall Street Journal
NBCNews.com -Reuters -New York Times
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Ukraine Says That Militants Won the East – New York Times


Washington Post
Ukraine Says That Militants Won the East
New York Times
Pro-Russian militiamen guarded barricades on Wednesday near Slovyansk, the eastern Ukrainian town where armed men are most firmly in control. Credit Sergei Grits/Associated Press. Continue reading the main story. Continue reading the main story.
Russia evokes Nazi horrors to bash UkraineHaaretz
Ukrainian president says security forces 'helpless' to stop separatists' spreadWashington Post
Ukraine leader concedes loss of control in occupied eastern regionsLos Angeles Times
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Mike D’Antoni was Lakers’ fall guy; who rises up now? – USA TODAY


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Mike D'Antoni was Lakers' fall guy; who rises up now?
USA TODAY
For anyone who didn't understand why Mike D'Antoni might have wanted out before, it took only 40 minutes after news of his resignation as Los Angeles Lakers coach first broke to become painfully clear. That's how long Magic Johnson waited before he …
Mike D'Antoni Resigns as Coach of NBA's Los Angeles LakersBloomberg
Lakers Coach Mike D'Antoni ResignsBoston.com
LA Lakers coach Mike D'Antoni resignsChicago Tribune
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Oklahoma execution nightmare shines light on California policies – SFGate


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Oklahoma execution nightmare shines light on California policies
SFGate
The secrecy-shrouded, botched execution in Oklahoma on Tuesday couldn't happen the same way in California, where state laws and regulations require public disclosure of the drugs used in lethal injections, where they come from and how they are …
Why were the two inmates in Oklahoma on death row in the first place?Washington Post
Oklahoma's governor calls for review of procedures after botched executionTelegraph.co.uk
Botched Oklahoma execution sparks outrage, may bring changesLos Angeles Times
NewsOK.com -Houston Chronicle -New York Times
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Donald Sterling could tie Clippers sale up in court – Los Angeles Times


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Donald Sterling could tie Clippers sale up in court
Los Angeles Times
If NBA owners ultimately vote to oust Donald Sterling and the embattled Clippers boss decides to fight back, the resulting litigation could drag on for years and set a precedent for American professional sports, legal experts said Wednesday. While Sterling …
Sterling misdeeds unite league, unionABC News
Over four days, the Donald Sterling story led to seismic changes to Los Angeles Washington Post
How 'Black Fives' led to racial integration in basketballBBC News
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Death toll from Southern storms rises as heavy rains flood Florida, Alabama – Washington Post


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Death toll from Southern storms rises as heavy rains flood Florida, Alabama
Washington Post
Vehicles rest at the bottom of a ravine after the Scenic Highway collapsed near Pensacola, Fla., on April 30. (Katie E. King/Pensacola News Journal via AP). A massive storm system that has pounded parts of the South and Midwest this week continued on its …
Rains too much even for weather-toughened Gulf CoastCNN
One woman dead in Panhandle floodingWTSP 10 News
Hundreds rescued from floodwaters in Fla., Ala.Bristol Press
USA TODAY -WJHG-TV -Bangkok Post
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FAA Computer Problem Delays Flights in the West – New York Times


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FAA Computer Problem Delays Flights in the West
New York Times
A computer failure at an air traffic control center forced the Federal Aviation Administration to hold planes on the ground at Los Angeles International Airport and other airports in the region on Wednesday afternoon. The problem at the Los Angeles Air Route …
Feds: Landings, takeoffs resume at Los Angeles-area airports after technical seattlepi.com
Flights temporarily grounded at LAXWDAM-TV
Takeoffs resume at Southern California airports after glitch halts flightsReuters
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After arrest, Sinn Fein’s Gerry Adams denies role in 1972 IRA slaying – Los Angeles Times


Belfast Telegraph
After arrest, Sinn Fein's Gerry Adams denies role in 1972 IRA slaying
Los Angeles Times
Reporting from London —. Gerry Adams, the leader of the Irish republican political party Sinn Fein, was arrested Wednesday evening in Northern Ireland in connection with the 1972 abduction and murder of Jean McConville, a mother of 10 from Belfast whom …
Gerry Adams Questioned Over Murder From 1972New York Times
Gerry Adams arrested for questioning over 1972 IRA slayingCNN
Gerry Adams held over 1972 murder of Jean McConvilleThe Independent
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1 of 6 victims shot at FedEx facility remain critical; suspect identified as baggage … – Atlanta Journal Constitution


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1 of 6 victims shot at FedEx facility remain critical; suspect identified as baggage
Atlanta Journal Constitution
Six patients have been taken to WellStar Kennestone Hospital after a shooting at a FedEx facility near Cobb County Airport – McCollum Field in Kennesaw. JOHN SPINK/JSPINK@AJC.COM. Sponsored Links. By Marcus K. Garner and John Spink. The Atlanta …
FedEx shooting witness had reported gunman days beforeUSA TODAY
FedEx Gunman Had Unused Molotov Cocktails, Three Remain In Critical Fox News Latino
Police: Gunman at Georgia FedEx location had explosive devices but they seattlepi.com
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