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Robotic sub scours ocean for missing Malaysian jet A robotic submarine headed back down into the depths of the Indian Ocean to scour the seafloor for any trace of the missing Malaysian jet one month after the search began off Australia's west coast, as data from the sub's previous missions turned up no ... Despair Turns to Anger in South Korea as Ferry Death Toll Reaches 28 A family member, center, of missing passengers who were on the South Korean ferry Sewol which sank in the sea off Jindo cries at a port where family members of missing passengers gathered in Jindo April 18, 2014. Issei Kato—Reuters ... Oscars 2015 set for February 22 release at Dolby Theatre, Los Angeles The 87th annual Academy Awards will be held on February 22 at the Dolby Theatre Los Angeles. ET SPECIAL: Save precious time tracking your investments. LOS ANGELES: The 87th annual Academy Awards will be held on February 22 at the Dolby Theatre ... Ukraine crisis: 'I don't think we can be sure of anything at this point' (CNN) -- Diplomats from Russia, Ukraine and the West may have agreed to steps to easing the crisis in Ukraine -- but Friday will be the first test of whether those words will translate into action. All eyes will be on Ukraine to see whether pro-Russian protesters ... 9 dead, 3 seriously injured after avalanche on Mount Everest (CNN) -- Nine Sherpa guides were killed and three others were seriously injured Friday after a high-altitude avalanche on Mt. Everest, officials said. Others were missing, but their numbers were not immediately known. A group of about 50 people, mostly ... Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez dies at 87 A person close to the family has confirmed reports that that Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez has died. He was 87. Garcia Marquez's magical realist novels and short stories exposed tens of millions of readers to Latin America's passion, superstition, ... Christians mark Good Friday in the Holy Land JERUSALEM (AP) — Christians in the Holy Land are commemorating the crucifixion of Jesus Christ in Good Friday prayers and processions through Jerusalem's Old City. Thousands of Christian pilgrims filled the cobblestone alleyways of the Old City on ... Late Sign-Ups Improve Outlook for Obama Health Law A surge of eleventh-hour enrollments has improved the outlook for President Barack Obama's health care law, with more people signing up overall and a much-needed spark of interest among young adults. Nonetheless, Obama's announcement Thursday ... Second Earth? NASA finds planet in habitable zone that could have liquid water The hunt for potential life in outer space has taken a step forward -- an international team of researchers has discovered the first Earth-sized planet within the "habitable zone" of another star. The exoplanet dubbed Kepler-186f was first spotted by scientists ... Microsoft wants to make the Xbox One more like the Xbox 360 It looks like Microsoft is listening to Xbox fans about the direction in which the Xbox One is going to be heading when it comes to features. Hosting an Ask Me Anything on Reddit, Larry Hyrb of Microsoft revealed that there are plenty of popular features from the ... Mezvinsky: I did have sex with that woman. Chelsea Clinton's pregnant Former first daughter Chelsea Clinton announced yesterday that she is pregnant with the first grandchild of former President Bill Clinton and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. "Marc and I are very excited that we have our first child arriving later this year ... 'Transcendence': Revenge of the cyber-tech The system is crashing: Morgan Freeman and Johnny Depp (right) in "Transcendence," a thriller about the dangers of artificial intelligence. About the movie. Transcendence. Genre: Action, Adventure; Drama; SciFi, Fantasy; Suspense, Thriller. MPAA rating:. Urine prank no trivial matter PORTLAND, Ore. - The mix of 38 million gallons of treated water and a young man's urine has proven unacceptable to Portland officials, who plan to flush away the whole lot - the second time in less than three years the city has gone to such lengths to keep its ... Anthony Orlando: Financial regulation would stimulate economy - Sun On Wednesday, in her first speech on monetary policy, Janet Yellen, the new Chairwoman of the Federal Reserve, pointed out a discouraging paradox: In recent years, private-sector forecasters have been surprisingly accurate at forecasting changes in the ... Sex abuse claims against X-Men 3 director Bryan Singer 'absurd': lawyer Movie session times · Full movies coverage. A man who claims he was sexually abused by film director Bryan Singer, best known for the X-Men films, claims he reported the molestation to authorities at the time, and does not know why charges were never ... Oscar Pistorius trial: what we have learnt from the last seven days Oscar Pistorius denies the premeditated murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp by shooting her through a locked lavatory door early on February 14 last year. He has said he believed she was an intruder and acted to protect himself and Steenkamp. Still no success as deep-sea drone searches for MH370 Hopes that a deep sea drone scouring the Indian Ocean floor might soon turn up a missing Malaysian jetliner were fading on Friday, as the remote-controlled submarine embarked on a fifth mission with still no sign of wreckage. Sonar footage by the U.S. Navy ... Google, IBM hold dow down Corporate earnings pushed U.S. stocks mostly higher on Thursday, but it wasn't an easy ride up. The stock market appeared set in the morning for its fourth consecutive positive open, but immediately turned negative as investors sold shares in Google and ... Judge denies bid to ban driving GM vehicles General Motors Co. won a significant round Thursday in the escalating legal battles over its handling of a defective ignition switch in millions of its small cars, avoiding an order that would have effectively taken the cars off the road. The ruling came in a lawsuit ... Toronto Mayor Rob Ford admits 'rocky moments' as he launches re-election bid ... Embattled Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has acknowledged “rocky moments over the past year”, but has vowed to fight harder than ever to win re-election at a rally he dubbed the official launch of his campaign. However, Ford, 44, who was the first to register as a ... Kansas City residents breathe easier after highway shootings suspect nabbed (CNN) -- For the last few weeks, Marisol Sanchez took pains to drive miles out of her way to avoid highways in the Kansas City area. On Thursday, she said she was breathing a little bit easier. Police Chief Darryl Forte announced Thursday night that a man ... Teen prompts big reservoir flush The Mount Tabor number 1 reservoir in Portland is seen in a June 20, 2011 photo. Portland officials said Wednesday they are flushing away millions of gallons of treated water for the second time in less than three years because someone urinated into a city ... The Best 'Scandal' Episode Yet The 'Scandal' finale was a non-stop onslaught of twists and turns and utter insanity. It was also the show's most exciting, craziest episode to date. [WARNING: SPOILERS]. "My mother blew up the church that almost cost you the presidency." Guys, this show. New footage shows force of fertiliser plant blast April 18, 2014: One year ago Jeff Tobola witnessed the mammoth explosion of a fertiliser plant in a small Texas town, but only recently has he released a recording of the blast that killed 15. An incredible new video shows the moment a US fertiliser plant ... Easter egg hunts planned this weekend Shannon Litz / Nevada Appeal Matilda Munoz, 2 1/2, meets the Easter bunny at Carson High School during last year's Capital Christian Easter Egg Hunt. This year's hunt will be 10 a.m. Saturday at Mark Twain Elementary School. Expand Photo. Shannon Litz ... Reid calls rancher's backers 'domestic terrorists' LAS VEGAS — Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is calling armed backers of a Nevada rancher “domestic terrorists” for using guns in a grazing rights battle with the federal Bureau of Land Management. The Democrat was speaking at an event hosted by the ... Yankees turn 5-4-3 triple play against Rays Scott Sizemore scooped a throw from second baseman Brian Roberts on Thursday to complete a 5-4-3 triple play in the second inning, with the Yanks leading Tampa Bay 4-0. BY Andy Martino. NEW YORK DAILY NEWS. Thursday, April 17, 2014, 8:13 PM. Facebook rolls out location-sharing feature Facebook users in the U.S. will soon be able to see which of their friends are nearby using a new feature the company is launching on Thursday. The "Nearby Friends" feature must be turned on by the user, so people shouldn't expect to broadcast their ... Texas town honors 15 killed in year-ago explosion This April 18, 2013 aerial photo shows a destroyed fertilizer plant, top, following an explosion in West, Texas. The Federal Emergency Management Agency is refusing to provide money to help rebuild West, the small Texas town where a deadly fertilizer plant ... Rob Ford launches re-election campaign: "I won't back down" Rob Ford officially launched his re-election campaign on Thursday night with a defiant message, telling thousands of supporters at the Toronto Congress Centre that he “won't back down” in his fight to retain his job as mayor. After a year that saw him ... Theater review: 'Act One' Matthew Schechter, left, playing a young Moss Hart, and Tony Shalhoub as an older Hart in a Broadway adaptation of Hart's autobiography "Act One." THEATER REVIEW. ACT ONE. New Broadway play, presented by Lincoln Center Theater at the Vivian ... Theater review: 'Act One' Matthew Schechter, left, playing a young Moss Hart, and Tony Shalhoub as an older Hart in a Broadway adaptation of Hart's autobiography "Act One." THEATER REVIEW. ACT ONE. New Broadway play, presented by Lincoln Center Theater at the Vivian ... Rangers pull away from Flyers in third period Paul Stastny scored 7:27 into overtime after tying the game with 13.4 seconds remaining in regulation, lifting the host Colorado Avalanche to a 5-4 win over the Minnesota Wild in the opener of the Western Conference quarterfinals on Thursday night. Putin asserts right to use force The Kremlin arranged for former NSA contractor Edward Snowden to call in to Vladimir Putin's show and ask if Russia spies on its citizens. No, Putin said. “Thank God.” The Dallas Morning News. Published: 18 April 2014 12:21 AM. Updated: 18 April 2014 ... A short but well-lived life: Family remembers police officer killed days after ... FILE - This undated photo provided by the Middlesex District Attorney's Office shows Massachusetts Institute of Technology Police Officer Sean Collier, 26, of Somerville, Mass. Investigators said Collier was shot to death Thursday, April 18, 2013 on the school ... Stastny's big night puts Avalanche past Wild in OT DENVER (AP) — Paul Stastny scored 7:27 into overtime after tying the game with 13.4 seconds remaining in regulation, lifting the Colorado Avalanche to a 5-4 win over the Minnesota Wild in the opener of the Western Conference quarterfinals on Thursday ... Remembering an officer slain after bombs went off BOSTON (AP) — Like many other youngsters, Sean Collier wanted to be a police officer. Unlike most, he brought that dream to life — and then died doing it, becoming a central character in one of the most gripping manhunts the nation has ever seen. Still no success as deep-sea drone searches for MH370 The Bluefin-21 Autonomous Underwater Vehicle sits in the water after being deployed from the Australian Defence Vessel Ocean Shield in the southern Indian Ocean during the continuing search for the missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 in this picture ... Bundy story deserves a closer look I don't know how many people are aware of the situation in Nevada. A rancher named Cliven Bundy is having his life taken away from him. Federal agents are seizing his cattle with no compensation. They claim this is being done due to unpaid fines for ... 'X-Men' director Bryan Singer accused of sexually abusing 15-year-old boy at ... Bryan Singer, whose first hit as a director was 1995's 'The Usual Suspects,' allegedly met accuser Michael Egan III, then 15, in 1998 at a mansion in Encino, Calif., that was the site of regular drug-fueled underage sex attacks. BY Dareh Gregorian , Tim O' ... Recap: Colorado vs. Minnesota Denver, CO (SportsNetwork.com) - Paul Stastny tied the game in the final seconds of regulation, then scored the winner in overtime as the Colorado Avalanche took a 5-4 win over the Minnesota Wild in Game 1 of this Western Conference Quarterfinal series. In a cloning first, scientists create stem cells from adults NEW YORK - Scientists have moved a step closer to the goal of creating stem cells perfectly matched to a patient's DNA in order to treat diseases, they announced on Thursday, creating patient-specific cell lines out of the skin cells of two adult men. Boston Bomb Little Affected Govt. Policy FILE - This April 15, 2013 file photo shows medical workers aid injured people following an explosion at the finish line of the 2013 Boston Marathon in Boston. In the days after the Boston Marathon bombing, the nation's political leaders pledged resources and ... Nigerian military retracts claim that nearly all abducted students were released Kano, Nigeria (CNN) -- In an embarrassing blow to its perception from an increasingly skeptical public, the Nigerian military Thursday retracted a report that nearly all the 129 school girls kidnapped by suspected Boko Haram militants had been released. Miley Cyrus postpones two more shows, remains hospitalized Miley Cyrus remains hospitalized following an allergic reaction to antibiotics and has been forced to postpone two more U.S. shows on her Bangerz tour. The “Adore You” singer has postponed her shows in Nashville, Tennessee and Louisville, Kentucky, ... A Marathon Remembered A year ago from Tuesday, on Marathon Monday — a day more important to Bostonians than can be explained in words — two brothers, Dzhokhar and Tamerlan Tsarnaev, allegedly tried and succeeded to a degree in degrading the special day. Using bombs ... Emery's play was not why Flyers lost to the Rangers Ray Emery stops a shot on goal during the second period against the New York Rangers in Game 1 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series on Thursday, April 17, 2014, in New York. (Frank Franklin II/AP). Travel Deals. $1032 -- Punta Cana: 4-Star Family ... South Carolina Man Faced $525 Fine for Soda Refill A man who faced a $525 fine for refilling an 89-cent drink at a Veterans Affairs hospital apparently will get off with a warning. When Christopher Lewis of North Charleston, S.C., refilled his drink without paying Wednesday, a federal police officer gave him a ... Terrorist trainer or opinionated cleric? Abu Hamza al-Masri's trial begins New York (CNN) -- The federal trial of Abu Hamza al-Masri, a radical Islamic cleric accused of conspiring to kidnap Americans in Yemen and planning to establish a jihad training camp in rural Oregon, began in New York with opening statements on Thursday. UN inquiry chief pushes Security Council to act on North Korea's 'human-rights ... The head of the commission of inquiry that accused North Korea of crimes against humanity told the UN Security Council on Thursday that it must take action against “a totalitarian state without parallel in the contemporary world,” and he told reporters that most ... 'There's been some rocky moments over the past year!' Rob Ford launches ... Embattled Toronto Mayor Rob Ford acknowledged 'rocky moments over the past year' but vowed to fight harder than ever to win re-election at a rally he dubbed the official launch of his campaign. Ford, who was the first to register as a candidate in January, ... 'Scandal' Season 3 Finale: 7 Biggest Bombshells “Scandal” promised a ridiculous amount of twisty drama on Thursday's Season 3 finale, and the ABC series delivered! AccessHollywood.com counts down the 7 biggest bombshells from the finale: (Spoilers ahead if you haven't watched it yet, obviously.). PHOTOS: Kenyan runners at Elmwood School The elite Kenyan Boston Marathon runners visited Hopkinton's Elmwood School Thursday for the 22nd annual Kenyan Day. The rally is part of John Hancock's Scholars and Stars program. Posted Apr. 17, 2014. « At Elmwood School's 22nd annual Kenyan ... Rob Ford launches campaign by thanking those who stuck by him through 'rocky ... Rob Ford took to the stage at his campaign kickoff Thursday night vowing to win re-election on Oct. 27 and thanking supporters for sticking by him during the “rocky moments over the past year.” “I soldier on day in day out because of you people,” Ford said, ... Less than wild time with Disney's 'Bears' “Bears” Rated G. At AMC Loews Boston Common, Regal Fenway Stadium and suburban theaters. Grade: B-. “Bears,” the latest wildlife documentary from Disneynature, seems suspiciously like a film that would be most at home in Disney World. Narrated in a ... Google's Q1 earnings disappoint investors Google, Inc. reported a 19 percent increase in revenue to $15.42 billion for the first quarter but failed to impress investors who continued to fret over weak advertising revenues. Its net revenue stood at $12.2 billion after subtracting traffic acquisition costs, ... Google's Q1 earnings disappoint investors Google, Inc. reported a 19 percent increase in revenue to $15.42 billion for the first quarter but failed to impress investors who continued to fret over weak advertising revenues. Its net revenue stood at $12.2 billion after subtracting traffic acquisition costs, ... Hotel magnate and Clinton pal pleads guilty to illegal campaign contribution scam Sant Singh Chatwal, 70, masterminded a scam to raise more than $180,000 for Hillary Clinton, Harry Reid and a Florida congressman. Sources said the officials were not aware of any wrongdoing. BY John Marzulli. NEW YORK DAILY NEWS. Published: ... Hotel magnate and Clinton pal pleads guilty to illegal campaign contribution scam Sant Singh Chatwal, 70, masterminded a scam to raise more than $180,000 for Hillary Clinton, Harry Reid and a Florida congressman. Sources said the officials were not aware of any wrongdoing. BY John Marzulli. NEW YORK DAILY NEWS. Published: ... Toronto Mayor Rob Ford acknowledges "rocky moments" at re-election rally Toronto Mayor Rob Ford reacts as he speaks to his supporters during his re-election campaign launch in Toronto, on Thursday, April 17, 2014. His main rivals — Olivia Chow, John Tory, Karen Stintz and David Socknacki — have already started their bids for ... UPDATE 3-Signs of healing in Texas town a year after deadly plant blast (Adds comment from mayor at prayer vigil, paragraphs 11-13). By Lisa Maria Garza. WEST, Texas, April 17 (Reuters) - Still healing from multiple broken bones after the force of a deadly explosion at a Texas fertilizer plant lifted him out of his boots a year ago, ... UPDATE 3-Signs of healing in Texas town a year after deadly plant blast (Adds comment from mayor at prayer vigil, paragraphs 11-13). By Lisa Maria Garza. WEST, Texas, April 17 (Reuters) - Still healing from multiple broken bones after the force of a deadly explosion at a Texas fertilizer plant lifted him out of his boots a year ago, ... Texas town honors 15 killed in year-ago explosion WEST, Texas (AP) — Residents of the small Texas town of West are marking the one-year anniversary of a fertilizer plant explosion by honoring the 15 victims and holding a moment of silence at the exact time of the fatal blast. A fire at the West Fertilizer ... Year after tragedy, West searches for 'new normal' Balloons released Thursday carry memories of the victims of the West Fertilizer Plant explosion on April 17, 2013. By St. John Barned-Smith. April 17, 2014 | Updated: April 17, 2014 10:46pm. WEST - Two tattered flags - one American, one Texan - fluttered at ... Gunmen attack rival tribe men in refuge at UN base kill 20 UNITED NATIONS: Gunmen killed at least 20 people and wounded 70 others when they stormed a UN base in South Sudan Thursday, the US envoy to the world body said. Ambassador Samantha Power strongly condemned the "brazen, inhuman attack on ... Pennsylvania: Young Immigrant Gets 5 Years in 'Jihad Jane' Conspiracy A Pakistani immigrant who is the youngest person convicted of terror charges in the United States was sentenced to five years in prison on Thursday by a federal judge after pleading guilty to taking part in a plot to kill a Swedish artist. The immigrant ... WATCH: Ford says he won't back down Toronto's controversial Mayor Rob Ford is holding the official launch of his re-election campaign tonight. Ford, who was the first to register as a candidate in January, says thousands are expected at the event at the Toronto Congress Centre in the city's west ... Dutch man charged in Amanda Todd online blackmail case METRO VANCOUVER -- A transient man arrested by Dutch police in a rental cabin at a rural holiday park has been charged in the 2012 death of extorted and cyberbullied teen Amanda Todd. RCMP confirmed late Thursday they have laid pornography, ... Cloned embryo created from adult tissue SCIENTISTS have grown a cloned human embryo from adult tissue for the first time, opening the door to radical new treatments but prompting warnings over "designer babies". Stem cells taken from cloned early-stage embryos can be used to create any ... Avalanche sweeps Everest; 4-5 believed buried KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) -- Officials say about five climbers are feared missing after an avalanche swept the slopes of Mount Everest and hit a route used to assent the world's highest peak. Nepal Tourism Ministry official Madhu Sudan Burlakoti says the ... Would Obama save Putin from drowning? Putin says yes. (+video) Though it seldom breaks fresh news, President Vladimir Putin's annual telethon is always a useful reality check on the man, his state of mind, and his intentions. Skip to next paragraph. In Pictures Putin on a Show. Related stories. Vladimir Putin 101: A quiz ... Hotelier Chatwal pleads guilty of election finance violations Even when your best friends are Bill and Hillary Clinton, you cannot escape the net of a serious FBI investigation. This would appear to be the key lesson learnt by Sant Singh Chatwal, the wealthy hotel magnate who on Thursday pleaded guilty to conspiring ... 'Scandal' serves up explosive season finale! WARNING: Many spoilers! Yes, there was a bomb. We knew that going into Thursday's season finale of Scandal. But did it explode? Did it go off? Or as Olivia Pope (Kerry Washignton) might say through clenched teeth: "Did ... It... Go...Off??!!" "Mr. President ... In a Reunion, 2 Rangers and a Flyer Recall Glory Ten years ago, Brad Richards, Martin St. Louis and Vincent Lecavalier were integral to the Tampa Bay Lightning's Stanley Cup run. They wear different uniforms now, but they will be together on the ice again during the first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs. Oscar Pistorius' Own Expert Witness Contradicts Him (PRETORIA, South Africa) -- Oscar Pistorius' murder trial was adjourned Thursday for two weeks after one of the Blade Runner's own expert witnesses contradicted his testimony. The expert defense witness, Roger Dixon, told the court under cross ... Entwining Tales of Time, Memory and Love Gabriel García Márquez, foreground, with Colombian journalist José Salgar in 2003. As a writer, Mr. García Márquez found the familiar in the fantastic. Credit Andres Reyes/FNPI, via Associated Press. Continue reading the main story. Continue reading the ... Neighbors rushed in vain to help in California bus crash that killed 10 ORLAND, California (Reuters) - Newly released recordings of 911 emergency calls revealed the helplessness of stunned residents in the California town of Orland who witnessed the aftermath of last week's fiery crash between a FedEx truck and a tour bus ... Colorado Pot Now Possibly Responsible for a Murder When Richard Kirk allegedly killed his wife, most were quick to blame the length of time between Kristine Kirk's 911 call and the police's arrival: 15 minutes, despite the fact that she lived just a mile away from a police station. And while the police department ... First Embryonic Stem Cells Cloned From A Man's Skin Eighteen years ago, scientists in Scotland took the nuclear DNA from the cell of an adult sheep and put it into another sheep's egg cell that had been emptied of its own nucleus. The resulting egg was implanted in the womb of a third sheep, and the result was ... Michaels Stores confirms security breach, at least 2.6 million credit cards may be ... Where are the accidents around town? Check out our map with incidents and construction reports. Traffic incidents, delays in and around Tulsa · Check out gas prices in your area. Find the lowest gas prices in and around Tulsa and the state. Plus tips on how ... FDA Advises Against Morcellator Use in Hysterectomies Federal regulators advised doctors Thursday to stop using a surgical device used in tens of thousands of hysterectomies each year, citing its potential to spread cancer. The move by the Food and Drug Administration could change the way many women are ... 911 Tapes Released; Scene Recreations Used in Orland Bus Crash Investigation Newly released 911 tapes reveal the true panic felt April 10 after a FedEx truck slammed head-on with a charter bus along Interstate 5 in Orland. “We're off the bus. The bus is on fire,” one passenger said. The bus was full of students and chaperons from Los ... Denver man consumed edible pot before killing wife, police suspect As she pleaded for her husband to stay down and her scared children to remain downstairs, a panicked Denver mother told a 911 dispatcher her spouse was acting erratically after swallowing marijuana candy and a prescription painkiller for back pain. Miley Cyrus Could Be In For A Lengthy Hospital Stay After Allergic Reaction To ... Miley Cyrus could remain in the hospital for up to a month thanks to an allergic reaction to some antibiotics she took before her concert in Kansas City, Missouri on Tuesday night. The singer was hospitalized shortly before showtime when she had an ... Asheville area community calendar - Asheville Citizen The annual Henderson County Parks and Recreation Easter Egg hunt at Jackson Park is scheduled for Saturday. (Photo: CITIZEN-TIMES PHOTO). SHARE 1 CONNECTTWEETCOMMENTEMAILMORE. GET LISTED: Share your events at ... Miley Cyrus Still Hospitalized, Cancels 2nd Show: “I'm Miserable” Miley Cyrus Still Hospitalized, Death of Dog Triggered Sickness, Cancels 2nd Show: “ (Photo : Miley Cyrus/Twitter) Miley Cyrus is still hospitalized and miserable because she missed performing on stage. Print This. Text + -. Share This. Facebook Share. 'It just exploded ... the freeway is on fire': Terrified 911 calls about school bus ... With shrieks in the background, a shocked passenger struggled to recount to an emergency dispatcher how a FedEx tractor-trailer smashed into a tour bus carrying high school students. In other 911 calls released Thursday, witnesses described explosions ... 67th Cannes Film Festival: Hollywood star power vs world cinema Paris: Hollywood star power will vie with world cinema and a large crop of French films, including New Wave director Jean-Luc Godard's latest, for the top prize next month at the 67th Cannes film festival, the world's most important cinema showcase. Godard's ... Amanda Todd case: RCMP lay 5 charges against Dutch citizen B.C. RCMP announced charges at a news conference late Thursday afternoon against a 35-year-old Dutch citizen in connection with the online sexual extortion of Amanda Todd, the B.C. teen who killed herself in October 2012. 'This is truly a day we've been ... Depp hates to face more normal roles Facebook Twitter Google Plus Reddit E-mail Print. This photo released by Warner Bros. shows Johnny Depp as Will Caster in Alcon Entertainment's sci-fi thriller "Transcendence," a Warner Bros. Pictures release. ASSOCIATED PRESS. Events Calendar ... Indianapolis police officer kills ex-wife, self INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Authorities say an Indianapolis police officer shot and killed his estranged wife, also an officer, and then turned the gun on himself. Indianapolis Police Chief Rick Hite identified the two dead officers as Sgt. Ryan Anders and his ex-wife, ... Rangers score 3 in 3rd, top Flyers in opener 4-1 NEW YORK (AP) — Brad Richards and Derek Stepan scored power-play goals 47 seconds apart in the third period, and the New York Rangers beat Philadelphia 4-1 in the playoff opener on Thursday night to stretch their home-winning streak over the rival ... The Mystery of Irma Vep Tony Shalhoub as George S. Kaufman and Santino Fontana as a young Moss Hart in Lincoln Center Theater's Act One, written and directed by James Lapine, at Broadway's Vivian Beaumont Theater. (© Joan Marcus). Painstaking struggle takes on an ... Police: Man bought pot candy hours before shooting wife while she called 911 (CNN) -- A man accused of killing his wife while she frantically spoke to a 911 operator bought marijuana candy just hours before the deadly shooting, police said Thursday. Now Richard Kirk, 47, faces a first-degree murder charge. And authorities are facing ... Rob Ford acknowledges "rocky moments" at rally TORONTO (AP) — Embattled Toronto Mayor Rob Ford acknowledged "rocky moments over the past year" but vowed to fight harder than ever to win re-election at a rally he dubbed the official launch of his campaign. Ford, who was the first to register as a ... Yankees turn season's first triple play The Yankees pulled off the season's first triple play Wednesday night at Tropicana Field. Like the other two they've turned over the past five seasons, CC Sabathia was on the mound. Staked to a 4-0 lead against David Price, Sabathia appeared as though he ... Reid Paints Bundy Supporters In Negative Light LAS VEGAS (AP) - Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is calling armed backers of a Nevada rancher "domestic terrorists" for using guns in a grazing rights battle with the federal Bureau of Land Management. The Democrat was speaking at an event hosted by ... Cloning technique used to create human stem cells Sarah Knapton London – Published 18 April 2014 02:30 AM. HUMAN cloning has been used to create stem cells from adults for the first time, in a breakthrough which could lead to tissue and organs being regrown. Also in this section. Woman (80) died after ... Charges laid against Dutch man in Amanda Todd online extortion case Five charges — including harassment and Internet luring — have been laid against a Dutch national in connection to the online extortion of B.C. teen Amanda Todd. Coquitlam RCMP made the announcement Thursday, confirming earlier Dutch reports that a ... Netherlands arrest in Amanda Todd webcam blackmail case An arrest has been made in the Netherlands in the case of the Canadian teenager Amanda Todd who was blackmailed to expose herself in front of a webcam, Canadian police confirmed on Thursday. The 15-year-old later committed suicide after detailing her ...