Malaysia Opposition Politician Karpal Singh Dies in Crash – Bloomberg

The Malaysian InsiderMalaysia Opposition Politician Karpal Singh Dies in CrashBloombergKarpal Singh, an opposition Malaysian politician, is cheered by his supporters as he exits the High Court building in Kuala Lumpur on Jan. 9, 2012. Singh was killed in a road accident today. He was 73. Close. Karpal Singh, an opposition Malaysian politician, …Malaysian Opposition Figure Killed in Car CrashTIMEKarpal Singh: One and only TigerThe Star OnlineKarpal Singh’s Death: Tiger of Jelutong’s lust for political trailblazingNew Straits TimesFree Malaysia Today -Straits Times -Malaysia Kiniall 169 news articles …read more    

Fears rise for 287 still missing more than a day after ferry sinks off South Korea – Fox News

FirstpostFears rise for 287 still missing more than a day after ferry sinks off South KoreaFox NewsSouth Korean Coast Guard officers search for missing passengers aboard a sunken ferry in the water off the southern coast near Jindo, South Korea, Thursday, April 17, 2014. Strong currents, rain and bad visibility hampered an increasingly anxious search …Hundreds still missing in deadly Korea ferry accidentReutersFears rise for missing in SKorea ferry sinkingMiamiHerald.comSouth Korea ferry sinking: ‘I am sorry,’ captain says as 287 still missingCNNBBC News -Irish Timesall 2,444 news articles …read more    

Firetruck plows into LA-area cafe; 15 hurt – Washington Post

Washington PostFiretruck plows into LA-area cafe; 15 hurtWashington PostMONTEREY PARK, Calif. — A Monterey Park firetruck heading to a blaze collided with another engine and then plowed into restaurant, injuring 15 people including six firefighters, authorities said. The crash Wednesday afternoon ripped through the front of Lu …At least 15 hurt when firetrucks collide in Monterey ParkLos Angeles TimesA Fire Engine Crashes into a Chinese Restaurant in Monterey Park, Cali.TIME14 hurt when 2 firetrucks collide near LAUSA TODAYInland Empire News -NBCNews.com -Fox Newsall 153 news articles …read more    

‘X-Men’ director Bryan Singer targeted in teen sex abuse lawsuit – CNN

New York Daily News’X-Men’ director Bryan Singer targeted in teen sex abuse lawsuitCNNLos Angeles (CNN) — A lawsuit filed Wednesday accuses “X-Men” director Bryan Singer of sexually abusing a teenage boy 15 years ago. Singer allegedly offered the aspiring teen actor a role in an “X-Men” film if he gave in to his sexual demands, while …’X-Men’ director Bryan Singer accused of sexually abusing 15-year-old boy at …New York Daily News”X-Men” director accused of sex abuse in lawsuitSFGate’X-Men’ Director Bryan Singer Accused of Drugging, Raping Teen BoyMashableEntertainment Tonight News -The Escapistall 39 news articles …read more    

Malaysian Opposition Figure Killed in Car Crash – TIME

The HinduMalaysian Opposition Figure Killed in Car CrashTIMEA veteran Malaysian opposition politician was killed in an automobile accident Thursday while traveling with his son and two other passengers, according to Malaysia’s The Star. Karpal Singh, who was also a prominent lawyer, was 74. Reports say that his …Karpal Singh’s Death: A great loss to legal fraternity: Chief JusticeNew Straits TimesMalaysian opposition lawmaker, eminent lawyer Karpal Singh dies in road …Fox NewsMalaysia PM Najib shocked by news of Karpal Singh’s deathStraits TimesThe Star Online -Malaysia Kini -The Malay Mail Onlineall 162 news articles …read more    

Billionaire’s pledge buoys NH gun group – Seacoastonline.com

NPRBillionaire’s pledge buoys NH gun groupSeacoastonline.comPORTSMOUTH — The state chapter of a national organization to combat gun violence is benefiting from a new partnership announced Wednesday led by former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg. The state chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun …Bloomberg plans $50M gun control networkAlbuquerque JournalAnti-Gun Group Launches with Emotional VideoFox 28Can Michael Bloomberg defeat the NRA?CNN (blog)WebProNews -Sydney Morning Herald -USA TODAYall 358 news articles …read more    

Live: Polling picks up in the biggest round of LS elections – Hindustan Times

Hindustan TimesLive: Polling picks up in the biggest round of LS electionsHindustan TimesPolling began on a brisk note on Thursday morning across 12 states covering 121 constituencies in the fifth phase –the biggest – of the Lok Sabha elections, considered the most crucial for both the ruling Congress and BJP in their race to form the next …Voting underway in RajasthanIndian ExpressLS elections Live: 13% voting in UP, 11% in Karnataka till 9 amFirstpostLok Sabha elections: Over 10 per cent voting till 9 am in KarnatakaIBNLiveTimes of India (blog) -Zee News -Wall Street Journal (blog)all 438 news articles …read more    

Hundreds still missing in deadly Korea ferry accident – Reuters

Financial ExpressHundreds still missing in deadly Korea ferry accidentReutersJINDO, South Korea (Reuters) – Rescuers fought rising winds and waves on Thursday as they searched for hundreds of people, mostly teenage schoolchildren, still missing after a South Korean ferry capsized more than 24 hours ago. Coastguard and navy …Potential air pockets on stricken ferry offer hope for survivorsCNNFamilies cling to hope, texts amid ferry disasterUSA TODAYNearly 300 feared dead in South Korean ferry disasterIrish TimesWall Street Journal -BBC News -CBC.caall 2,366 news articles …read more    

‘X-Men’ director Bryan Singer accused of sexually abusing 15-year-old boy at … – New York Daily News

New York Daily News’X-Men’ director Bryan Singer accused of sexually abusing 15-year-old boy at …New York Daily NewsBryan Singer, whose first hit as a director was 1995′s “The Usual Suspects,” allegedly met Michael Egan III, then 15, in 1998 at a mansion in Encino, Calif., that was the site of regular drug-fueled underage sex romps. BY Dareh Gregorian , Tim O’connor.Lawsuit accuses ‘X-Men’ director Bryan Singer of sexually abusing underage boyChicago Tribune”X-Men” director accused of sex abuse in lawsuitSFGate’X-Men’ Director Bryan Singer Accused of Drugging, Raping Teen BoyMashableBoing Boing -The Escapistall 32 news articles …read more    

South Korea ferry sinking: ‘I am sorry,’ captain says as 287 still missing – CNN

CNNSouth Korea ferry sinking: ‘I am sorry,’ captain says as 287 still missingCNNJindo, South Korea (CNN) — With each passing minute, the possibility of survival diminishes. But the families of nearly 300 passengers still missing from a sunken ferry boat have nothing to cling on to but hope. It’s been more than 24 hours since the ferry, …Families cling to hope, texts amid ferry disasterUSA TODAYEmotions Mount as Rescuers Race to Find South Korea Ferry SurvivorsWall Street JournalS Korea ferry: Desperate search for survivors continuesBBC NewsTimes of India -Voice of America -ABC Onlineall 2,380 news articles …read more