• Families of ferry's lost confront SKorea officials
    Families of ferry's lost confront SKorea officials

    JINDO, South Korea (AP) — Angry relatives of some of the more than 120 people still missing from the sinking of the ferry Sewol surrounded the fisheries minister and the coast guard chief Thursday, …

  • 'Horror,' UN Sec. Council says at S Sudan massacre Associated Press
    'Horror,' UN Sec. Council says at S Sudan massacre

    NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The U.N. Security Council on Thursday expressed "horror" at the recent massacre of several hundred civilians in South Sudan, while the U.S. ambassador to the world body said she …

  • New date for first lady's Kansas graduation speech Associated Press
    New date for first lady's Kansas graduation speech

    TOKYO (AP) — Michelle Obama is rearranging plans for a speech before graduating high school seniors in Topeka, Kan., in the face of protests that her appearance at a combined graduation ceremony for …

  • Taliban ready to deal on captive US soldier? Associated Press
    Taliban ready to deal on captive US soldier?

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The captors of an American soldier held for nearly five years in Afghanistan have signaled a willingness to release him but are unclear which U.S. government officials have the …

  • Puerto Rico govt seeks to lure wealthy investors Associated Press
    Puerto Rico govt seeks to lure wealthy investors

    SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rico hopes to persuade wealthy investors to bet on the U.S. territory at a two-day conference aimed at attracting new money amid the island's struggles to recover …

  • 'Recovered' Banksy works on display ahead of sale Associated Press
    'Recovered' Banksy works on display ahead of sale

    LONDON (AP) — Elusive street artist Banksy says he has nothing to do with an auction of several of his works taken from walls and valued at up to 1 million pounds ($1.68 million). …

  • Wyoming gas explosion prompts evacuation of town
    Wyoming gas explosion prompts evacuation of town

    OPAL, Wyo. (AP) — Residents and emergency crews were waiting for a fire to burn itself out after an explosion at a natural gas processing plant in a small town in southwestern Wyoming. …

  • Father thanks God for stowaway son's survival on Hawaii flight Reuters
    Father thanks God for stowaway son's survival on Hawaii flight

    A Somali immigrant whose 15-year-old son survived a flight from California to Hawaii stowed away amid freezing temperatures and low oxygen levels in the wheel well of a jet said in a radio interview …

  • Stocks mostly higher on earnings gains; Apple up Associated Press
    Stocks mostly higher on earnings gains; Apple up

    NEW YORK (AP) — Mixed earnings from a large number of U.S. companies had stocks moving between modest gains and losses Thursday, despite strong results from a handful of names including Apple and …

  • Big tech companies offer millions after Heartbleed crisis Reuters
    Big tech companies offer millions after Heartbleed crisis

    By Jim Finkle BOSTON (Reuters) - The world's biggest technology companies are donating millions of dollars to fund improvements in open source programs like OpenSSL, the software whose "Heartbleed" …

  • Caterpillar 1Q profit climbs 5 pct, forecast rises Associated Press
    Caterpillar 1Q profit climbs 5 pct, forecast rises

    Caterpillar's first-quarter earnings rose 5 percent, and the construction equipment maker raised its 2014 forecast. But the company also said Thursday that a mining equipment sales slump is still …

  • Aetna's 1Q profit jumps 36 pct, forecast climbs Associated Press
    Aetna's 1Q profit jumps 36 pct, forecast climbs

    Aetna's first-quarter net income soared 36 percent, fueled by gains from a multi-billion-dollar acquisition, and the health insurer hiked its 2014 earnings forecast above Wall Street estimates. …

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  • MH370 passenger’s partner tells of strange email from sacked Fox offic … The Malaysian Insider
    MH370 passenger’s partner tells of strange email from sacked Fox offic …

    The partner of an American passenger aboard the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 has spoken about how a Fox executive who was recently sacked by the news station had contacted her offering to raise funds on her behalf. Sarah Bajc, whose partner Philip Wood is among the 239 people on board the missing plane, told the Sydney Morning Herald... …

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    A week after the tragic crash that took the lives of veteran lawyer and politician Karpal Singh and his personal aide, Michael Cornelius, his son Ramkarpal recounts the final hours with his father that fateful day. This is his story, as told to V. Anbalagan, assistant news editor. “My parents (Karpal and Gurmit) had gone to Pantai Hospital... …

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