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 reports …Hurricane Carter, Fearsome Boxer Wrongly Convicted of Murder, Dies at 76New York TimesBoxer Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter Dies at 76ABC NewsRubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter dead at 76The Globe and MailWall Street Journal -CTV Newsall 34 news articles …read more    

Malaysian plane search could end in days – gulfnews.com

NDTVMalaysian plane search could end in daysgulfnews.comSydney/Perth: The search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 entered its 44th day on Sunday as Australian search officials said a crucial series of sonar scans of the Indian Ocean floor could be completed within a week. The air, surface and …Search for MH370 now in 20km circleThe AustralianFlight 370: Underwater drones find nothing after scouring half of search areaCNNMalaysia, Flight 370 Relatives Talk Financial HelpTIMEHuffington Post -The Hinduall 1,142 news articles …read more    

Child playing with lighter may have started fatal Queens fire, police say – Newsday

New York Daily NewsChild playing with lighter may have started fatal Queens fire, police sayNewsdayA Saturday night basement fire that killed two Queens children may have been started when one of the children began playing with a lighter, police said on Sunday. The fire, which broke out before midnight Saturday in a basement bedroom in Bayswater, …Two Children Die in Queens FireNew York TimesTwo 4-year-olds killed in Far Rockaway BlazeeamNY4-year-old half siblings die in overnight New York City fireFox NewsMason City Globe Gazetteall 222 news articles …read more    

Shootout in eastern Ukraine leaves 6 dead – The Hindu

The HinduShootout in eastern Ukraine leaves 6 deadThe HinduSix people have been reported killed in a gun battle near Sloviansk in the worst violence in eastern Ukraine in seven weeks of protests against the pro-Western government in Kiev. The deaths occurred during a night attack, presumably by anti-Russian …Ukraine accuses Russia of staging Easter firefightChristian Science MonitorUkraine and Russia trade blame for a shootout in eastern Ukraine that leaves …National PostOrthodox devotees carry candles during Easter Sunday rites in Donetsk, eastern …The AustralianTimes of India -Bangkok Postall 7,948 news articles …read more    

Hurricane Carter, Fearsome Boxer Wrongly Convicted of Murder, Dies at 76 – New York Times

CTV NewsHurricane Carter, Fearsome Boxer Wrongly Convicted of Murder, Dies at 76New York TimesRubin (Hurricane) Carter, a star prizefighter whose career was cut short by a murder conviction in New Jersey and who became an international cause célèbre while imprisoned for 19 years before the charges against him were dismissed, died on Sunday …Former boxer Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter dead at 76CTV NewsFormer boxer Rubin “Hurricane” Carter dies at 76, associate and caregiver says.Washington Post’Hurricane’ Carter, boxer and NJ native, dies at 76The Star-LedgerCBC.ca -Toronto Star -National Postall 17 news articles …read more    

Pope Francis prays for peace in Ukraine, Syria in Easter greeting – Fox News

Irish IndependentPope Francis prays for peace in Ukraine, Syria in Easter greetingFox NewsApril 20, 2014: Pope Francis blesses the faithful with incense as he arrives to celebrate Easter Sunday Mass in St. Peter’s Square at the Vatican. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini). VATICAN CITY – Marking Christianity’s most hopeful day, Pope Francis made an …Pope Francis Prays for Peace on Easter SundayTIMEHow much change can Pope Francis bring to the Catholic Church?CBS NewsPope Francis draws massive crowd for EasterMSNBCNew York Daily News -Toronto Starall 364 news articles …read more    

Deadly gun attack in eastern Ukraine shakes fragile Easter truce – Reuters

Toronto StarDeadly gun attack in eastern Ukraine shakes fragile Easter truceReutersSLAVIANSK, Ukraine (Reuters) – At least two people were killed in a gunfight early on Sunday near a Ukrainian city controlled by pro-Russian separatists, shaking an already fragile international accord that was designed to avert a wider conflict. After the …Ukraine Says Russia Preparing Grounds for InvasionBloombergUkraine crisis: Moscow blames Kiev for breaking accordFinancial TimesOrthodox devotees carry candles during Easter Sunday rites in Donetsk, eastern …The AustralianChron.com -RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty -TIMEall 7,804 news articles …read more    

Running for Boston: Tribute run, preparing for the 2014 Marathon – Baltimore Sun

Baltimore SunRunning for Boston: Tribute run, preparing for the 2014 MarathonBaltimore SunRunners take to the streets of Boston ahead of the April 21 marathon for a tribute run to honor survivors and first responders from the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. Runners make their way to the start before the 2014 B.A.A. 5K race on April 19, 2014 in …Boston Marathon security: How can you keep 26.2 miles safe?CNNWhat carries them to the Marathon finish lineBoston GlobeBoston bombing | Governor: ‘Shelter in place’ was right callColumbus DispatchChristian Science Monitor -Hillsboro Times Gazette -Times of Indiaall 1,176 news articles …read more    

Ukraine accuses Russia of staging Easter firefight – Christian Science Monitor

National PostUkraine accuses Russia of staging Easter firefightChristian Science MonitorUkraine’s police and intelligence service accused Russia of staging a fatal shooting incident on Sunday in which pro-Moscow separatists were killed in the east of the country. Skip to next paragraph …Moscow, Kyiv Trade Accusations Over Sunday KillingVoice of AmericaUkraine, Russia trade blame for eastern shootoutMiamiHerald.comOrthodox devotees carry candles during Easter Sunday rites in Donetsk, eastern …The AustralianBBC News -Haaretzall 7,931 news articles …read more    

Abdullah cushions lead in Afghan poll – Deutsche Welle

Indian ExpressAbdullah cushions lead in Afghan pollDeutsche WelleFurther official results have been released following Afghanistan’s presidential election on April 5. Former Foreign Minister Abdullah Abdullah has increased his lead, but a runoff vote is still considered likely. Wahlen Afghanistan Abdullah Abdullah, Ashraf …Abdullah still ahead in new Afghan vote resultsPost-BulletinAbdullah takes lead in Afghan vote countAljazeera.comThe presidential election in Afghanistan offers a welcome resultWashington Postall 40 news articles …read more