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world New York explosion: Two bodies found in wreckage of leveled building

Two bodies were recovered Sunday from the site of an explosion in New York City's East Village as searchers continuedto dig through rubble three days after the blast.

30 minutes ago // BBC

world Parents rarely spot child obesity

Parents hardly ever spot obesity in their children resulting in damaging consequences for health, doctors warn.

32 minutes ago // Wall Street Journal

world Greece's Fate Lies in Athens' Hands, Not Berlin's

Europe File: Greece has spent too long trying to secure a deal with Germany to change the bailout processsomething Berlin wont and probably cant dowhen it should have been crafting ways to comply, while still meeting some of Syrizas objectives.

33 minutes ago // MSNBC

world NCAA Final Four Set: Duke, Kentucky, MSU and Wisconsin

Duke beats Gonzaga in the Elite Eight matchup, filling out the Final Four cast of Duke, Kentucky, Michigan State and Wisconsin.

34 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world Off-duty LAPD officer shot at in Santa Clarita, not injured

An off-duty Los Angeles police officer was shot at but not injuredSunday morning in Santa Clarita, authorities said.

36 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world Police seek help locating UC Berkeley student who went missing near USC

Authorities and concerned family members are seeking the publics assistance in locating a 19-year-old college student who went missing near USC early Saturday.

38 minutes ago // Reuters

world British PM Cameron to meet queen, formally call knife-edge election

LONDON Reuters - Campaigning in Britain's closest national election in decades will start on Monday after Queen Elizabeth dissolves parliament at Prime Minister David Cameron's behest, teeing up an unusually fraught battle to govern the $2.8 trillion economy.

39 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world WrestleMania live results: Big Show wins Andre the Giant battle royal

The final three in the Andre the Giant Memorial Battle Royal were Big Show, Miz and Mizdow. Miz told Mizdow to join him in teaming up against Big Show, but, after all these weeks of abuse, Mizdow finally had enough and turned on Miz, throwing him over the top rope to the delight of the crowd....

41 minutes ago // CBS

world Boehner slams Obama for treatment of Netanyahu

House Speaker called the White House's treatment of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu "reprehensible"

42 minutes ago // BBC

world Council bans creating 'bizarre' laws

A law that allows councils in England and Wales to ban certain activities in public is leading to "bizarre new criminal offences", campaigners say.

42 minutes ago // The Guardian

world EU referendum will play havoc with business, Ed Miliband warns

Labour leader to woo business leaders by warning of Tory infighting on Europe should David Cameron be re-elected and highlighting UKs falling productivity Continue reading...

42 minutes ago // New York Times

world Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Moscow's Twisted History Lessons

Putin bends the narrative of Russia's past to justify his mission to reclaim the country's lost glory.

43 minutes ago // The Independent

world Postcard from... Tel Aviv

Modern Tel Aviv is known as a hard-partying city, but a new archaeological discovery has found that its reputation has an ancient precedent.

44 minutes ago // The Independent

world 'Going Clear': HBO broadcasts film alleging torture by Church of Scientology

Its the film the Church of Scientology would rather you didnt see: on Sunday night HBO broadcast director Alex Gibneys acclaimed documentary, Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief, which contains devastating claims about the controversial religion.

46 minutes ago // Reuters

world Air Canada plane landed short, hit antennas in Halifax accident

HALIFAX, Nova Scotia Reuters - An Air Canada plane that suffered heavy damage in an accident in the east coast city of Halifax on Sunday landed short of the runway and hit an antenna array, losing its landing gear, safety officials said.

46 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world Indiana governor won't say whether businesses can refuse gay customers

It's a simple question -- butalso one ofthe most contentious in Indiana, which is under siege by LGBT activists urging a boycott of the state.

46 minutes ago // ABC

world Air Canada Plane Makes Hard Landing Short of Halifax Runway

Air Canada plane makes hard landing short of Halifax airport runway; 25 taken to hospitals

47 minutes ago // New York Times

world Uzbeks Vote on Expected 4th Term for Authoritarian

President Islam Karimov, in power since 1989, faced three ostensibly opposition candidates who used their campaigns to praise the incumbent.

47 minutes ago // Boston Herald

world Air Canada plane makes hard landing short of Halifax runway

HALIFAX, Nova Scotia An Air Canada plane made a hard landing short of the runway at the Halifax airport during a snowstorm, crashing into a bank of antennas and shearing off its main landing gear, nose cone, and an engine as it skidded on its belly, officials said. The airline said Sunday that 25 people were taken to hospitals for observation and treatment of minor injuries.The airline said Flight AC624, an Airbus 320 that left Toronto late Saturday, had 133 passengers and five cr

47 minutes ago // BBC

world Tax and EU claims as campaign starts

Tit-for-tat claims from the Conservatives and Labour appear on front pages, as the general election campaign formally gets under way.

49 minutes ago // The Times of India

world Solar Impulse 2 leaves Myanmar for China

Solar Impulse 2 took off from Myanmar's second biggest city of Mandalay early today and headed for China's Chongqing, the fifth flight of a landmark journey to circumnavigate the globe powered solely by the sun.

49 minutes ago // MSNBC

world Two Bodies Found at NYC Building Explosion Site

Two bodies were found in the rubble Sunday at the site of the East Village explosion that sparked a massive fire and caused three buildings to collapse last week.

53 minutes ago // The Independent

world Spanish stone-age cave paintings in Altamira 'under threat' after being re-opened to the public

Just a year after one of Spains most important historical sites, the Altamira cave, was reopened to the public, scientists are now saying tourists are causing permanent damage to one of the finest examples of Palaeolithic art anywhere in the world.

56 minutes ago // VOA

world Putin Letter to Arab Summit Triggers Strong Saudi Attack

Saudi Arabia accused Russian President Vladimir Putin of hypocrisy on Sunday, telling an Arab summit that he should not express support for the Middle East while fueling instability by supporting Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad. In a rare move, Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sissi announced that a letter from Putin would be read out to the gathering in Egypt, where Arab leaders discussed an array of regional crises, including conflicts in Syria, Yemen and Libya. "We support the Arabs' aspi

56 minutes ago // Wall Street Journal

world Best Buy to Close Its Canadian Chain Future Shop

Best Buy plans to shut down its Canadian chain Future Shop to focus attention on its namesake brand, a move that will cut about 1,500 jobs across the country.

56 minutes ago // USA Today

world Report: Co-pilot persuaded captain to leave cockpit

German media reported Lubitz was mentally ill and was being treated for a vision problem.

58 minutes ago // Reuters

world Iran, powers explore nuclear compromises, Israel alarmed

LAUSANNE, Switzerland Reuters - Iran and six world powers tried to break an impasse in nuclear negotiations on Sunday, but officials cautioned that attempts to reach a preliminary deal by a deadline in two days could yet fall apart.

58 minutes ago // New York Times

world Op-Ed Contributor: Share the Pork, Be President for Life

African voters won't tolerate the strongmen of the past, but they'll bend the rules for leaders who bring prosperity.

59 minutes ago // Wall Street Journal

world Nigeria Extends Vote as Anger Mounts

Nigerias government, after polling glitches and militant attacks, extended a presidential election into a second day amid anger and calls from supporters of the leading challenger to cancel the vote in one oil-rich state.

1 hour ago // Time

world Germanwings Flights Final Moments Heard on Cockpit Recordings

The struggle of the Germanwings pilot in the flight's final moments was reportedly caught on cockpit recordings

1 hour ago // Reuters

world Sarkozy wins French local elections; far right makes limited gains

PARIS Reuters - The far-right National Front made only limited gains in French local elections won by a wide margin on Sunday by ex-president Nicolas Sarkozy's conservatives and their centrist allies.

1 hour ago // CBS

world BBC boss gets death threat after "Top Gear" firing: Police

British police investigate threats made to broadcaster after show host Jeremy Clarkson was sacked over assault

1 hour ago // MSNBC

world 'Pretty Lucky': 1 Hospitalized After Air Canada Accident

Only one of the 138 passengers and crew remained in the hospital Sunday evening after an Air Canada jet skidded off the runway.

1 hour ago // UPI

world Exit polls: Victory for conservative UMP party in French elections

Fred LambertPARIS, March 29 UPI -- Exit polls suggest that the center-right UMP party gained the most departments in the second round of French elections on Sunday.

1 hour ago // Los Angeles Times

world Mater Dei-Bishop O'Dowd basketball title game fittingly caps weekend

State championships in California don't come close to matching the fan frenzy of Indiana basketball or Texas football, where commitment reaches a whole different level.

1 hour ago // VOA

world Liberia Urges Ebola Survivors to Abstain from Sex Beyond Recommended Period

Liberian authorities are urging Ebola survivors to refrain from unprotected sex beyond the recommended 90 days, after the country's first Ebola death in more than a month. The female patient who died Friday was married to a man who had the disease but survived. Officials fear she may have gotten sick through sexual transmission. The World Heath Organization recommends that Ebola survivors refrain from sex for 90 days. But Liberian officials urge former patents to at least use condoms beyon