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Coup Leaders Arrested In Burundi As Uprising Is Quashed

Friday, May 15, 2015

The alleged mastermind of the failed putsch, Gen. Godefroid Niyombare, is reportedly still at large as President Pierre Nkurunziza reasserts his authority after returning from neighboring Tanzania.

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Calif. Moves Closer To Banning Vaccine 'Personal Belief' Exemptions

Thursday, May 14, 2015

The bill would require children to be vaccinated against measles and other diseases before entering kindergarten. If it becomes law, it would be among the strictest in the nation.

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Greece Says It Won't Take U.K. To Court For Return Of Elgin Marbles

Thursday, May 14, 2015

Athens says taking the matter to the International Criminal Court would take too long and the outcome would be uncertain. Instead he says Greece will use diplomatic channels for their return.

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Why Do Most Galaxies Die? It's A Case Of Strangulation, Scientists Say

Thursday, May 14, 2015

A team in England looked at thousands of galaxies that had stopped forming stars and determined that the vast majority of them showed signs that their stellar fuel supply had been choked off.

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Burundi's Army Chief Says Coup Attempt Failed

Thursday, May 14, 2015

The announcement, on state-run radio, comes amid continued fighting a day after a lower-ranking general had declared a coup against President Pierre Nkurunziza.

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Hundreds Of Rohingya Refugees Rescued At Sea After Fleeing Myanmar

Sunday, May 10, 2015

The Muslim minority has long been persecuted in the country also known as Burma. Many Bangladeshis were also rescued.

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Raul Castro Says Pope Inspiring Him To Return To Church

Sunday, May 10, 2015

The Cuban leader, who went to Jesuit schools as a child, says he might "resume praying and turn to the Church again" if Francis "continues in this vein."

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Yemen's Houthis Agree To 5-Day Cease-Fire To Allow Humanitarian Aid

Sunday, May 10, 2015

The temporary truce comes amid an upsurge in Saudi-led airstrikes, including one in the capital that hit the private residence of former President Ali Abdullah Saleh, said to be a rebel ally.

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Tornadoes Hit Texas As Tropical Storm Ana Makes Landfall In S.C.

Sunday, May 10, 2015

At least one person is dead and others still missing in Texas. Meanwhile, near Myrtle Beach, a weakening Ana has stormed ashore.

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3 Suspects In Custody Following Fatal Shooting Of Mississippi Officers

Sunday, May 10, 2015

The suspects were arrested after a manhunt that followed the deaths of Hattiesburg police officers Benjamin Deen and Liquori Tate.

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Planetary Society Set To Launch Solar Sail Experiment

Saturday, May 09, 2015

The first of two satellites carrying the sail is set to launch later this month. A second, scheduled for launch next year, will go into higher orbit to fully test the concept.

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Russia Celebrates WWII Victory Over Germany

Saturday, May 09, 2015

Casualties for Soviet Russia far exceeded other allies arrayed against the Nazis. An estimated 24 million soldiers and civilians were killed.

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Mubarak And Sons Sentenced (Again) To 3 Years For Corruption

Saturday, May 09, 2015

It was the second court to give the same sentence after the earlier conviction was overturned. The latest ruling can be also be appealed, Mubarak's attorney says.

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Ana Crawls Up Coast As More Tornadoes Possible In Plains

Saturday, May 09, 2015

The first tropical storm of the Atlantic season arrives early, as Texas, Oklahoma and other states hope to avoid a repeat of devastating tornadoes that hit earlier this week.

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North Korea Claims Missile Launch From Submerged Submarine

Saturday, May 09, 2015

Pyongyang says the test of an anti-ship cruise missile "verified and confirmed" that the technology had met "military, scientific and technical requirements."

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Mistrial Declared In 1979 Disappearance Case Of Etan Patz

Friday, May 08, 2015

The kidnapping and murder of the 6-year-old, who vanished on his way to school, focused national attention on child abduction cases.

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Snowden Calls Ruling Against NSA 'Extraordinarily Encouraging'

Friday, May 08, 2015

The whistleblower, speaking from Russia, said the importance of the ruling against the U.S. surveillance program he helped uncover "can't be overstated."

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223,000 Jobs Added In April; Unemployment Rate Dips To 5.4 Percent

Friday, May 08, 2015

The figures for last month were in line with expectations and could signal that disappointing results in March were just a hiccup.

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Senate Votes For Congressional Oversight Of Iran Nuclear Deal

Thursday, May 07, 2015

The measure, which now goes to the House for consideration, enjoyed overwhelming bipartisan support, passing by a 98-1 vote.

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Silver Found Off Madagascar Thought To Be From Capt. Kidd's Treasure

Thursday, May 07, 2015

The Scottish sea captain was hanged as a pirate in 1701. He is known to have sailed to the small island of Sainte Maire off Madagascar in 1698.

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