Archives for January 2016

Zika virus spreads fear among pregnant Brazilians – Business Insider


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Zika virus spreads fear among pregnant Brazilians
Business Insider
RECIFE, Brazil (Reuters) – For scores of women in the epicenter of the Zika outbreak in Brazil, the joy of pregnancy has given way to fear. In the sprawling coastal city of Recife, panic has struck maternity wards since Zika – a mosquito-borne virus
William and Mary student contracts Zika viruswtvr.com
Zika emergency talks to take placeBBC News
World Health Organization calls emergency meeting to fight Zika virusTribune-Review
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2nd Virginia Tech student arrested in Lovell case; campus pond searched – Roanoke Times


Roanoke Times
2nd Virginia Tech student arrested in Lovell case; campus pond searched
Roanoke Times
Two students at Virginia Tech now face charges involving the death of a Blacksburg teenage girl. Story · Image (6). Print: Create a hardcopy of this page; Font Size: Default font size: Larger font size. Previous Next. ER LovellMurder2. EDMEE RODRIGUEZ …
Second Virginia Tech student arrested in death of missing 13-year-old girlFox News
Two engineering students arrested in death of girlSalt Lake Tribune
2 Maryland Teens Charged In Death Of 13-Year-Old Va. GirlCBS Local
The Boston Globe -Daily Beast -Winston-Salem Journal
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Rival Factions of Top Donors Get Behind Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz – New York Times


New York Times
Rival Factions of Top Donors Get Behind Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz
New York Times
The wealthy donors who have built a powerful shadow Republican Party of outside groups are rapidly cleaving into two mutually hostile and deep-pocketed factions, complicating efforts to deny the party's nomination to Donald J. Trump, reports filed with
AP News in Brief at 11:04 pm ESTWashington Post
AP News in Brief at 12:04 am ESTMiami Herald
In Iowa, Hillary Clinton Defends A System Everyone Else Is TrashingHuffington Post
Voice of America -TIME -Starpulse.com
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Myanmar house begins new session dominated by Suu Kyi party – Fox News


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Myanmar house begins new session dominated by Suu Kyi party
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NAYPYITAW, Myanmar – Hundreds of newly elected legislators, a majority of them from pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi's party, have begun a parliament session that will install their government and elect a new president. ADVERTISEMENT.
New era dawns as Suu Kyi's party strides into Myanmar parliamentYahoo News
Myanmar's new parliament dominated by Aung San Suu Kyi's party has begun historic sessionOmaha World-Herald
Burma's New Parliament Opens With Aung San Suu Kyi Heading Its Biggest PartyTIME
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Israeli Cabinet approves liberal Jewish prayer at holy site – Washington Post


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Israeli Cabinet approves liberal Jewish prayer at holy site
Washington Post
JERUSALEM — Israel's Cabinet voted Sunday to allow non-Orthodox Jewish prayer at the Western Wall in Jerusalem, a move advocates said marked a historic show of government support for liberal streams of Judaism. The issue is of particular importance …
American Reform and Conservative Jews Hail Western Wall's 'Liberation'Forward
Israel approves liberal Jewish prayer at holy siteThe Columbian
Israel approves Western Wall plaza changePress Herald
Jerusalem Post Israel News
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Team Irvin routs Team Rice at Pro Bowl behind Russell Wilson’s 3 TDs – ESPN


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Team Irvin routs Team Rice at Pro Bowl behind Russell Wilson's 3 TDs
ESPN
HONOLULU — Russell Wilson threw three first-half touchdown passes to lead Team Irvin to a 49-27 victory over Team Rice in the Pro Bowl on Sunday. The Seattle Seahawks star, who was the first player picked in the all-star game's draft, led scoring
Seahawks' Russell Wilson named Offensive MVP of Pro Bowl, and Michael Bennett Defensive MVP, as Team Irvin The Seattle Times
Wilson's 3 TDs lift Team Irvin to Pro Bowl winComcast SportsNet New England
2016 Pro Bowl MVP: Russell Wilson takes the trophy after strong performanceSB Nation
Bleacher Report -Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
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Winds topping 115 mph hit Southern California; 1 killed when tree falls on car – Los Angeles Times


Los Angeles Times
Winds topping 115 mph hit Southern California; 1 killed when tree falls on car
Los Angeles Times
Jenny Glinn of L.A.'s Department of Recreation and Parks walks past a large tree that fell in Elysian Park on Sunday. Jenny Glinn of L.A.'s Department of Recreation and Parks walks past a large tree that fell in Elysian Park on Sunday. (Barbara
Powerful storm hits southern Calif., knocks out power to thousands; 1 deadUSA TODAY
The Latest: 1 fatally struck by falling tree in CaliforniaPorterville Recorder
1 killed by fallen tree as storm hits CaliforniaNaples Daily News
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A look at the escape and re-arrests of 3 California inmates – Newsday


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A look at the escape and re-arrests of 3 California inmates
Newsday
SANTA ANA, Calif. – Three escaped inmates are back in custody more than a week after cutting through a grate, climbing through plumbing tunnels and rappelling to the ground from the roof of a Southern California jail. Here's a look at the inmates
After arrests, focus turns to how 3 men escaped from jailThe Exponent Telegram (press release) (registration)

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Dozens killed by bombs in Syria, clouding UN peace session – Washington Post


Washington Post
Dozens killed by bombs in Syria, clouding UN peace session
Washington Post
GENEVA — A triple bombing killed at least 50 people in a predominantly Shiite suburb south of the Syrian capital of Damascus on Sunday even as a U.N. mediator held his first meeting with members of the main opposition group that seeks progress on …
Dozens killed by bombs in SyriaThe Sun Chronicle

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Report: Nigeria Reinstates General Implicated in Mass Murder – New York Times


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Report: Nigeria Reinstates General Implicated in Mass Murder
New York Times
LAGOS, Nigeria — Nigeria has reinstated a general implicated in mass murder, underlining the government's "monumental failure" to stamp out impunity for war crimes, Amnesty International said Monday. The London-based rights group last year called for …
Boko Haram burns kids alive in Nigeria, 86 dead: officialsMiami Herald
Nigerian Boko Haram extremists burn homes with villagers still insideLos Angeles Times
Boko Haram Attacks Village In Nigeria; Reuters Reports At Least 65 DeadNPR

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