Boston Marathon spectator travel will be tougher – Boston Globe

CNNBoston Marathon spectator travel will be tougherBoston GlobeGetting around the metro Boston area on Marathon Monday has never been easy. But this year, navigating the roads and rails on Patriots Day will be harder than ever before — think, Heartbreak Hill hard. More roads will be closed and at an earlier hour.Hometown Favorite Flanagan Wants to Win Boston, for BostonBoston.comInside ‘The Bunker’ Security Command for Boston MarathonABC NewsBoston Expands Security Efforts in Preparation for Monday’s MarathonWWGP 1050 AMFond du Lac Reporter -WSHM-TV -Donaldsonville Chiefall 1,232 news articles …read more    

4-year-olds playing with lighter caused Far Rockaway fire that killed 2, officials say – New York Daily News

New York Daily News4-year-olds playing with lighter caused Far Rockaway fire that killed 2, officials sayNew York Daily NewsSiblings Jai’Launi Tinglin and his half-sister Ayina Tinglin, both 4, were caught in a fire caused by Jai’Launi playing with a lighter in a basement bedroom, police and fire officials said. The blaze killed both children and injured their unidentified grandfather, …Child Playing With Matches Caused Deadly Queens FireWall Street JournalChild playing with lighter may have started fatal Queens fire, police sayNewsdayTwo toddlers die in fire likely caused by cigarette lighterNew York PostThe Journal News / Lohud.com -CNNall 224 news articles …read more    

Abdullah leading in Afghan election by 11 points – Daily Times

Indian ExpressAbdullah leading in Afghan election by 11 pointsDaily TimesKABUL – Former Foreign Affairs minister Abdullah Abdullah is leading Ashraf Ghani in Afghanistan’s presidential election by 11 percentage points after half of the ballots were counted, officials said on Sunday, with a run-off vote likely next month.Abdullah Leads in Afghan Presidential Poll, Partial Count ShowsBloombergAbdullah widens lead in Afghan presidential vote – latest countReuters IndiaAfghanistan election: Abdullah increases lead, but runoff likelyCTV NewsWall Street Journal -Times of India -Tehran Timesall 86 news articles …read more    

On Easter, Pope calls for end to war, condemns waste exacerbating hunger – Reuters India

Montreal GazetteOn Easter, Pope calls for end to war, condemns waste exacerbating hungerReuters IndiaVATICAN CITY (Reuters) – Pope Francis, in his Easter address before a huge crowd, on Sunday denounced the “immense wastefulness” in the world while many go hungry and called for an end to conflicts in Syria, Ukraine and Africa. “We ask you, Lord Jesus …Pope Francis decries Syrian suffering at EasterTelegraph.co.ukPope’s Easter Message ‘Urbi et Orbi’Washington PostPope’s Easter Prayer Is for Peace in Ukraine and SyriaNBCNews.comNews 10NBC -The Independent -TIMEall 459 news articles …read more    

Ex-justice says politics can be factor on retiring – Washington Post

PoliticoEx-justice says politics can be factor on retiringWashington PostWASHINGTON — John Paul Stevens says he thinks it’s appropriate for Supreme Court justices to factor in political considerations when weighing a decision to retire. Here’s what the former justice tells ABC’s “This Week”— “I think certainly it’s natural and an …Ginsburg ‘doesn’t need my advice’Politico (blog)Stevens: ‘Natural’ for justices to consider successorsThe Hill (blog)John Paul Stevens: ‘Appropriate’ to consider successorMSNBCABC News -Wall Street Journal (blog)all 16 news articles …read more    

Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter, boxer wrongly convicted of murder, dies – CNN

CNNRubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter, boxer wrongly convicted of murder, diesCNN(CNN) — Rubin “Hurricane” Carter, the middleweight boxing contender who spent 19 years in prison after being wrongly convicted of a triple murder, has died in Toronto, according to Win Wahrer, the director of client services for the Association in Defence of …Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter, US boxer famous in folk song, dies at 76ReutersRemembering Rubin ‘Hurricane’ CarterWall Street JournalBoxer Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter diesWashington PostFox News -BBC News -New York Daily Newsall 140 news articles …read more    

With sales now legal, cannabis lovers take Denver’s 420 weekend to new highs – CNN

CNNWith sales now legal, cannabis lovers take Denver’s 420 weekend to new highsCNNDenver, Colorado (CNN) — Coming to the Mile High City this weekend was the perfect 65th birthday present for Karen Stevenson. She and her husband drove out of the Bible Belt to experience, for the first time, what it’s like to buy and smoke weed legally.2014 US Cannabis Cup Denver: Day One recapThe CannabistMarijuana Has Come A Long Way Since Last 4/20Huffington Post’We’re Not Amsterdam’: Is Pot Tourism a Myth?NBCNews.comWPTV -Colorado Springs Gazetteall 210 news articles …read more    

Child Playing With Matches Caused Deadly Queens Fire – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalChild Playing With Matches Caused Deadly Queens FireWall Street JournalNeighbors, friends and family gather outside the home where two 4-year-old boys died in a fire in the basement in Far Rockaway, Queens Easter morning. Peter J. Smith for The Wall Street Journal. A fire Saturday night in Far Rockaway, Queens, in which two …Two 4-year-olds die in fire in Far Rockaway homeNew York Daily NewsChild playing with lighter may have started fatal Queens fire, police sayNewsdayBrother and sister, 4, die in house fireCNNTheCelebrityCafe.comall 224 news articles …read more    

Remembering Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalRemembering Rubin ‘Hurricane’ CarterWall Street JournalRubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter gestured as he answered questions during a new conference in Charlotte, N.C., in January 2000 before making a keynote address. Mr. Carter, a former boxer who lost years of his life to a wrongful murder conviction, died in his sleep …Boxer Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter dies at 76Fox NewsBoxer Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter diesWashington PostRubin Carter dead at 76New York Daily NewsCNN -FOXSports.com -CBS Newsall 136 news articles …read more    

Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter, US boxer famous in folk song, dies at 76 – Reuters

Montreal GazetteRubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter, US boxer famous in folk song, dies at 76ReutersTORONTO/NEW YORK (Reuters) – Former U.S. professional boxer Rubin “Hurricane” Carter, who spent 19 years in prison for murder and then was released after it was determined he did not get a fair trial, died on Sunday at the age of 76, according to his …Remembering Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter: A fighter through and throughChristian Science MonitorBoxer Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter dies at 76Fox NewsBoxer Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter diesWashington PostCNN -New York Daily News -Daily Mailall 128 news articles …read more