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 2018-04-24 20:09 

CNN

[ Health ]

Ailing parents share one last family adventure...

CNN Hero Jon Albert founded the Jack & Jill Late Stage Cancer Foundation, which arranges free trips, cruises and VIP activities for families with a parent who has terminal cancer....

 2018-04-24 20:07 

Radio Free Asia

Four of Cambodian Opposition Chief Kem Sokha's Eight Lawyers Resign...

Legal team said they acted in response to Kem Sokha's personal request....

 2018-04-24 20:04 

Euronews

ECJ ruling boosts Europe's most vulnerable migrants...

Europe's most vulnerable migrants were boosted by a ruling that gives greater protection to those who have been tortured. It came in a case involving...

 2018-04-24 20:00 

Al Jazeera

Amid Trump's threats, Macron calls for new Iran nuclear deal...

After meeting Trump, a fierce 2015 deal critic, French leader advocates for agreement that will build on current pact....

 2018-04-24 19:59 

Sydney Morning Herald

First victim of Toronto van incident identified...

The first victim has been publicly identified after a van plowed down a Toronto sidewalk and killed 10 people....

 2018-04-24 19:56 

Reuters

[ World ]

Caffeine in pregnancy tied to childhood weight gain...

(Reuters Health) - Pregnant women who drink lots of coffee and other caffeinated beverages may be more likely to have kids who are overweight than mothers who limit caffeine during pregnancy, a Norwegian study suggests....

 2018-04-24 19:52 

Al Jazeera

Are world leaders doing enough to stop the war in Yemen?...

More than 45 people recently killed during air strikes by the Saudi and US-backed coalition in Yemen....

 2018-04-24 19:48 

Deutsche Welle

German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas slams 'inhumane' Assad...

Speaking at the UN, German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas accused Syrian President Bashar Assad of "inhumane behavior" in alleged chemical attacks in Douma. He also pushed Berlin's bid for a seat on the Security Council....

 2018-04-24 19:40 

Al Jazeera

Leeds United slammed for Myanmar post-season tour...

Football club to arrive for a two-game tour in a country accused of 'ethnic cleansing' against Rohingya Muslims....

 2018-04-24 19:37 

Reuters

[ World ]

For elderly, opioids tied to higher risk of fall-related injuries and deaths...

(Reuters Health) - Elderly people who are prescribed opioids may be at higher risk for injuries from falls, some of which may be fatal, a Canadian analysis of trauma cases suggests....

 2018-04-24 19:35 

AP

Deadliest mass slayings in recent Canadian history...
 2018-04-24 19:35 

CBS News

[ Health ]

Family warns of "dry drowning" after 4-year-old nearly dies from swallowing pool water...
 2018-04-24 19:33 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Prominent Russian Lawyer Feigin Disbarred...

The Moscow Chamber of Attorneys has disbarred prominent lawyer Mark Feygin for alleged unethical behavior....

 2018-04-24 19:28 

Sydney Morning Herald

Harry Harris, Trump's pick for US ambassador, shifted to South Korea...

Harry Harris was set to travel to Australia but his role has been changed at the last minute....

 2018-04-24 19:27 

Radio Free Asia

Uyghurs in XUAR's Ghulja City Held in at Least Five 'Political Re-Education Camps'...

A source says detainees are 'brainwashed'; and 'driven insane' at the camps....

 2018-04-24 19:25 

Deutsche Welle

Why are EU countries reluctant to intervene in Yemen's war?...

Yemen's conflict has raged since 2011. However, the European Union appears to have prioritized Syria's civil war, which started the same year, because of economic considerations and a lack of urgency on refugees....

 2018-04-24 19:23 

Euronews

Palma bans holiday apartment owners renting to tourists...

Local authorities in the popular Spanish holiday resort have taken the measure to try and tackle overcrowding and noise complaints....

 2018-04-24 19:22 

Al Jazeera

Syria's Yarmouk camp: From a 'war on stomachs' to 'annihilation'...

Activists describe scenes of besieged camp in southern Damascus as Syrian forces attempt to drive out ISIL....

 2018-04-24 19:22 

Washington Post

Toronto police say driver in deadly van attack posted 'cryptic' Facebook message minutes before incident...

Toronto police say driver in deadly van attack posted 'cryptic' Facebook message minutes before incident....

 2018-04-24 19:22 

CBC

Nicaragua's pension protests reflect list of grievances...

Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega's now-cancelled decree to increase a payroll tax and make other changes to social security set off days of violent protests. But it also appears the protests included broader anti-government grievances....

 2018-04-24 19:21 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Toronto driver charged with 10 counts of 1st degree murder...

Police in Canada's biggest city are piecing together witness accounts and surveillance video trying to determine why a driver plowed a rented van along a crowded sidewalk, killing 10 people and injuring 15 in what many said seemed a deliberate attack....

 2018-04-24 19:21 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Greece to investigate claims over UNICEF branch's finances...

A Greek prosecutor has ordered an investigation into allegations of financial mismanagement in the local branch of the U.N. children's agency, UNICEF....

 2018-04-24 19:21 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

AP Interview: Iran says if US exits deal, it likely will too...

Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is warning the Trump administration that pulling out from the Iran nuclear deal would undermine talks with North Korea by proving that America reneges on its promises....

 2018-04-24 19:06 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Shrouded In Mystery: Mummified Body Could Be That Of Iran's Reza Shah...

The discovery of a body at the former Persian monarch's tomb, which was destroyed after the 1979 revolution, has sparked considerable interest among Iranians fascinated with a proud past....

 2018-04-24 19:05 

CBS News

[ World ]

Anne Marie D'Amico, Toronto van rampage victim, remembered as "brilliant" professional and volunteer...
 2018-04-24 19:03 

CBS News

[ World ]

Harry Harris likely to be nominated U.S. ambassador to South Korea, rather than Australia...
 2018-04-24 19:03 

Deutsche Welle

'Photo madness' threatens Bonn's cherry blossom trees...

German police are investigating after posters appeared in Bonn threatening to hammer 7,000 nails into the city's cherry trees. The posters criticized the frenzy over the blooms, but locals told DW that they welcome it....

 2018-04-24 19:02 

Washington Post

Toronto van attack suspect was student, ex-military recruit...

A look at the Alek Minassian, who has been charged with 10 counts of first-degree murder and 13 of attempted murder for driving a van into a crowded sidewalk in Toronto on Monday:...

 2018-04-24 19:02 

Euronews

SaloneSatellite: the unmissable appointment for young designers...

Fresh and good ideas are precious gold in the right circumstances. And in the design world, when 'young', 'innovative' and 'beautiful' combine: trends, crazes, or...

 2018-04-24 18:59 

AP

Toronto van attack suspect was student, ex-military recruit...

TORONTO (AP) — A look at the Alek Minassian, who has been charged with 10 counts of first-degree murder and 13 of attempted murder for driving a van into a crowded sidewalk in Toronto on Monday:...

 2018-04-24 18:59 

Fox News

[ World ]

Toronto van attack suspect was student, ex-military recruit...

A look at the Alek Minassian, who has been charged with 10 counts of first-degree murder and 13 of attempted murder for driving a van into a crowded sidewalk in Toronto on Monday: A YOUNG MAN FROM SUBURBAN TORONTO, AND A STUNNED FAMILY: Minassian, 25, liv...

 2018-04-24 18:57 

Fox News

[ World ]

Toronto van attack victims include young professional, South Korean citizens, others...

At least 10 people were killed after a rented van mowed down pedestrians in Toronto, Canada's largest city....

 2018-04-24 18:54 

USA Today

Why Kim Jong Un is hard — but not impossible — to read ahead of North Korea summit...

U.S. officials will get their first close look at Kim Jong Un's motives and negotiating skills during a meeting between him and South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Friday....

 2018-04-24 18:54 

USA Today

Will North Korea 'get rid of their nukes' and other questions answered before the summit...

Will North Korea...

 2018-04-24 18:52 

Washington Post

Authorities provide update on Mexican film students' murders...

In a news conference on April 23, the attorney general's office of the state of Jalisco announced updates in the investigation of the film students' deaths....

 2018-04-24 18:52 

Euronews

Video mocks the political star: how games are being used in election fight...

Video games have emerged as the surprise new political weapon in Bosnia and Herzegovina....

 2018-04-24 18:51 

CNN

[ Health ]

Doctors announce first successful penis and scrotum transplant...

The world's first successful total penis and scrotum transplant was completed at Johns Hopkins Hospital on March 26, according to a news release issued Monday....

 2018-04-24 18:43 

Washington Post

Anger spreads across Puerto Rico over lack of basic services...

Puerto Rico's Senate has ordered government agencies to explain why tens of thousands of people in rural areas remain without power or appropriate shelter as anger grows about the lack of basic services more than seven months after Hurricane Maria....

 2018-04-24 18:41 

Washington Post

Norwegian detainee in Russia probably worked as courier for spy agency, attorney says...

Frode Berg has been in jail in Moscow since December and faces a long prison term if convicted....

 2018-04-24 18:41 

Al Jazeera

The road trip from North Korea's capital to the border...

This week, the leaders of North and South Korea will meet for the first time in more than a decade....

 2018-04-24 18:40 

Fox News

[ World ]

Anger spreads across Puerto Rico over lack of basic services...

Puerto Rico's Senate has ordered government agencies to explain why tens of thousands of people in rural areas remain without power or appropriate shelter as anger grows about the lack of basic services more than seven months after Hurricane Maria....

 2018-04-24 18:38 

Radio Free Asia

Tibetan Monk Detained on 'Cybersecurity' Charge...

Woechung Gyatso was taken into custody after participating in a Chinese-led workshop on laws regulating internet use....

 2018-04-24 18:35 

Radio Free Asia

Sexist Job Ads Rife in China as Women Lose Out in Labor Market...

Rights groups are calling on the ruling Chinese Communist Party to enforce its own laws on gender discrimination in the workplace....

 2018-04-24 18:35 

Reuters

[ World ]

Express Scripts targets Amgen, Lilly migraine drugs in pricing shift...

The largest U.S. manager of prescription benefits is telling drugmakers that the current pricing model is broken, and taking aim at Amgen Inc, Eli Lilly and Co and other makers of new migraine medicines to try and fix it....

 2018-04-24 18:35 

Euronews

Catalans celebrate Sant Jordi with yellow roses...

Political discomfort bloomed in Catalonia on Monday as thousands of Catalans gifted their partners with yellow roses during Sant Jordi, the annual celebration of the...

 2018-04-24 18:35 

Sky News

Trump and Macron hail 'beautiful friendship'...

Donald Trump hailed the "great relationship" he has with French President Emmanuel Macron and insisted their friendship was "not fake news" as talks got under way in Washington....

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