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Ukraine Separatists Plead for Putin's Help After Deadly Gunfight
Pro-Russian militant walks past burnt cars near a checkpoint that was the scene of A Pro-Russian militant walks past burnt cars near a checkpoint that was the scene of a gunfight overnight near the city of Slaviansk, April 20, 2014. Gleb Garanich—Reuters ...
Ukraine Separatists Hold Ground as US Eyes SanctionsBloomberg
Deadly Shootout Underscores Fragile Truce in Eastern UkraineNew York Times
Ukraine crisis: Geneva peace deal in tatters after up to five shot
The Independent -Daily Times -CNN
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Edmonton Journal

Wrongfully imprisoned US boxer Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies
The Australian
RUBIN “Hurricane” Carter, the prize-fighter whose racially tinged wrongful murder conviction made him a symbol of injustice and a pop culture cause, has died at the age of 76. Carter, who was convicted twice and imprisoned for 19 years before he was ...
Rubin “Hurricane” Carter dead at 76Toronto Star
Rubin Carter dead at 76New York Daily News
Boxer Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76Fox News
WJLA -MyFoxAL -New York Times
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Kansas City Star

Easter celebrations around the world
Kansas City Star
Alessandra Tarantino — AP A large crowd is seen in St. Peter's Square from the Bernini colonnade during Pope Francis' Easter Mass, at the the Vatican, Sunday, April 20, 2014. Even before Mass began, a crowd of more than 100,000 was overflowing from ...
In his Easter message, Pope Francis prays for Ukraine, SyriaWashington Post
Easter: Pope pleads for end to terrorist attacks in NigeriaNigerian Tribune
Cardinal's vast luxury apartment in Vatican angers
USA TODAY -ABC News -Fox News Latino
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National roundup: Thousands in Colorado celebrate traditional pot holiday
Washington Post
colorado. Thousands celebrate. annual pot holiday. Once the province of activists and stoners, the traditional pot holiday of April 20 has gone mainstream in the first state in the nation to legalize recreational marijuana. Tens of thousands gathered for a ...
Colorado's recreational marijuana law drives toking tourist boomSan Jose Mercury News
Public smoke-out marks pot holiday in ColoradoSFGate
Revelers toast joints, pipes in Colorado celebration of marijuana holidayMinneapolis Star Tribune
Los Angeles Times -Fox News
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Voice of America

Speeding bus smashes into trailer in Sukkur; 42 killed
Daily Times
KARACHI: A speeding passenger bus smashed into a tractor-trailer in Sindh on Sunday, killing 42 people including 14 children and injuring more than a dozen others with many in critical condition, police said. Several passengers were trapped inside the pink ...
Tragedy in Pannu Aqil: Deadly road crash kills 42The Express Tribune
Scores Dead in Pakistani Bus AccidentNew York Times
At least 42 dead in Pakistan road accident: PoliceTimes of India

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Brother to run in honor of Boston Marathon bombing survivor
San Jose Mercury News
FREMONT -- When a student in the engineering design class he teaches at San Jose High School told David Haslet last year that two bombs had just exploded at the Boston Marathon, Haslet briefly mentioned that he had family in Boston, then the discussion ...
Boston Race Makes Room For Those Affected By BombsNPR
Boston Marathon: the security plan for 36000 runners and 1 million spectators (+ ...Christian Science Monitor
Boston reflects, revs up for first marathon since last year's bombingWashington Post
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Financial Express

Australia sees 'regroup' on Malaysian plane search in a few days
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Australia will decide in a few days whether to alter or scale back the search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, but will consult all countries involved on any changes, Australia's ambassador to the United States said on Sunday.
Malaysia Airlines Flight 370: Government, families start talking compensationCBS News
Malaysia discusses aid for relativesHerald Sun

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New York Daily News

Preview: Red Wings at Bruins
The Boston Bruins were the only team in the league to win at least 30 games at home this season, but the underdog Detroit Red Wings needed just one contest to wrest away home-ice advantage. The top-seeded Bruins will look to rebound from a 1-0 defeat ...
Game thread: Wings down, 4-1, after Chara's goal in 3rdDetroit Free Press
Recap: Boston vs.
Controlling the puck will be key for the BruinsBoston Globe
The Detroit News -Daily Herald
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8 dead in airplane crash in Southwest Finland
HELSINKI, April 20 (Xinhua) -- A small passenger plane carrying 10 parachuters crashed on Sunday in the Satakunta region, Southwest Finland, causing eight dead. Police confirmed that 11 persons were on the plane, including ten passengers and one pilot, ...
Finland plane crash kills eight peopleThe Guardian
Eight Parachutists Killed in Plane Crash in FinlandWall Street Journal
8 killed in Finland parachutist plane accidentPalladium-Item

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4-year-old half siblings die in accidental NY fire
Washington Post
NEW YORK — A basement blaze that killed 4-year-old half siblings was accidentally set by children playing with fire, authorities said Sunday. The twin of one of the children survived the blaze that was reported to authorities just before midnight Saturday in a ...

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