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New Yorker

'Better off as slaves': So wonders Cliven Bundy about black people
“They abort their young children, they put their young men in jail, because they never learned how to pick cotton. And I've often wondered, are they better off as slaves, picking cotton and having a family life and doing things, or are they better off under ...
Nevada Cattle Rancher Loses Support After Racist CommentsKUTV 2News
Bundy: Are Blacks slaves to welfare?Arizona Republic
Rebellious Nevada rancher's slavery remarks dim Republican supportReuters
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The Guardian

Kerry Accuses Russia of Ignoring Geneva Agreement On Ukraine
Voice of America
WASHINGTON — The United States has accused Russia of orchestrating armed resistance in eastern Ukraine. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry Thursday warned Moscow of crippling economic sanctions if it fails to adhere to commitments it made earlier this ...
Ukraine crisis: John Kerry issues blunt warning to Russia as deadly clashes at ...ABC Online
Kerry Warns Putin on Ukraine as Russia Opens Troop DrillsBloomberg
Russia destabilising Ukraine; alleges John KerryZee News
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Here's Why This Best-Selling Book Is Freaking Out the Super-Wealthy
There are many reasons why French academic Thomas Piketty's 685-page tome, “Capital in the 21st Century,” has vaulted to the top of the best seller list and is being discussed with equal fervor by the world's top economic policy makers and ...
Occupy Amazon: Elizabeth Warren, Thomas Piketty, Michael Lewis Books ...Huffington Post
The Piketty PanicNew York Times
Why a 700-Page Book about Economics is No. 1 on AmazonElliott Wave
Businessweek -Wicked Local Canton
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ABC News

US, Japan say TPP trade talks make headway, though broad agreement still out ...
Fox News
TOKYO – U.S. officials are claiming a breakthrough with Japan on a stalled regional trade pact, even though gaps remain. U.S. and Japanese officials have emerged after two days of around-the-clock negotiations on the Trans-Pacific Partnership during ...
US, Japan say Pacific trade talks make
Diaoyu Islands vow "may backfire"Xinhua
Japan PM Abe says achieved 'historic' success with ObamaReuters
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National Post

Netanyahu: Mideast peace talks 'essentially buried' if Hamas-Fatah deal stands
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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu declared Thursday that a new agreement between rival Palestinian factions Hamas and Fatah is "killing peace," even as U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry voiced hope that talks could be salvaged. The Israeli leader ...
Today's letters: Defending Israel — at home and abroadNational Post
Israeli leaders find excuse to quit talksChicago Sun-Times
Israel slams 'weak' US response to Fatah-Hamas unity dealHaaretz
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Headlines & Global News

FCC Weighs Rules Allowing Companies To Pay For Faster Internet Speeds
Headlines & Global News
Attendees surf the internet at the Milken Institute Global Conference in Beverly Hills, California May 1, 2013. (Photo : Reuters). The Federal Communications Commission is weighing rules that would ban Internet providers from blocking access to websites or ...
'Net neutrality' soon a thing of the past?

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Washington Post

Two students, driver critically hurt in Anaheim Hills school bus crash
Los Angeles Times
A school bus with 11 students aboard ran off the road and slammed into a tree Thursday afternoon in Anaheim Hills, leaving the driver and two students critically injured. The yellow school bus from El Rancho Charter School in the Orange Unified School ...
11 kids, driver hurt in Calif. school bus
11 students, driver hurt in Calif. bus crashFirst Coast News
Out-of-control school bus crashes into trees near California golf course injuring ...Daily Mail
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Bruins Take 3-1 Advantage Against Red Wings
New York Times
Jarome Iginla scored with 6 minutes 28 seconds left in overtime, lifting the Boston Bruins to a 3-2 win over the host Detroit Red Wings in Game 4 of their opening-round best-of-seven series. Boston, the defending Eastern Conference champion, leads by three ...
Henrik Zetterberg's return on, off ice provides lift for Red Wings, but it's not enoughThe Detroit News
Rask comes up big for Bruins in Game
Bruins beat Wings in OT for 3-1 series leadBoston Herald
USA TODAY -Washington Post
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Voice of America

Obama Warns North Korea Against Nuclear Test
Voice of America
President Barack Obama has arrived in South Korea on the second leg of an Asian tour, with a warning to North Korea against conducting a fourth nuclear test. In a newspaper interview with South Korea's JoongAng Ilbo, released just before his arrival Friday, ...
Asia tour: Obama in Seoul amid nuclear test fearsBBC News
Obama Lands in South Korea With North in MindWall Street Journal
S. Korea: North Korea ready for nuclear
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Two suspects in custody after shelter-in-place ordered at Naval Base Point Loma
Fox News
Two suspects were in custody after a shelter-in-place order was issued Thursday at San Diego's Naval Base Point Loma following a report of a person seen with a gun. The commander of Naval Base Point Loma said one of the sailors had been detained after ...

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