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16 minutes ago // The Times of India

world 11 killed, 134 injured during Myanmar water festival

At least 11 people were killed and 134 injured during Myanmar's annual four-day Thingyan Water Festival which started earlier this week, sources said.

20 minutes ago // The Guardian

world From the archive, 18 April 1975: Khmer Rouge take over Cambodia

The insurgent guerrillas were greeted by Cambodians waving flags and streamers as they moved into the city through a sea of white surrender flags Continue reading...

45 minutes ago // ABC

world Full Episode: WN 04/17/15: Volunteer Deputy Breaks Silence About Deadly Shooting

Science experiment causes explosion in classroom lab; Dr. Oz responds to a group of critics.

50 minutes ago // Fox News

world 5 Australian teens arrested on charges of plotting ANZAC Day attack

Five Australian teenagers were arrested Saturday on suspicion of plotting a terrorist attack at a Veterans' Day ceremony that included targeting police officers, officials said.

55 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world 14 injured in 'major' gas line explosion in Fresno

Fourteen people were rushed to the hospital with burns after a major gas line explosion near the Fresno County Sheriffs Office gun range Friday, a fire department official said.

55 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world 14 injured in 'major' gas line explosion in Fresno

Fourteen people were rushed to the hospital with burns after a major gas line explosion near the Fresno County Sheriffs Office gun range Friday, a fire official said.

1 hour ago // MSNBC

world Plane Passengers Wait 6 Hours on Tarmac in Colorado

The Kansas City-to-Denver flight was diverted to Colorado Springs during bad weather Friday, and passengers say they were kept waiting for hours.

1 hour ago // New York Times

world Vivian Nicholson, Rags-to-Riches-to-Rags Icon, Dies at 79

Mrs. Nicholson was just 25 when she won a sports bet that paid more than 150,000, the equivalent today of about $4.5 million, and her life inspired a musical and a BBC television film.

1 hour ago // MSNBC

world Colo. Plane Passengers Wait 6 Hours on Tarmac

The Kansas City-to-Denver flight was diverted to Colorado Springs during bad weather Friday, and passengers say they were kept waiting for hours.

1 hour ago // New York Times

world Stanislav Gross, Czech Leader Who Erred on Iraq Link to 9/11, Dies at 45

A claim by Mr. Gross was the basis of the so-called Prague connection, an unsubstantiated allegation that linked the Sept. 11 attackers to Saddam Husseins regime, bolstering the case for invading Iraq.

1 hour ago // Los Angeles Times

world Clippers considering a change to their logo, colors and uniform

The Clippers are considering introducing a new logo, colors and uniform as early as this off-season. Photos of the potential new uniforms are being posted on the Internet.

1 hour ago // Los Angeles Times

world Angels teammates say Josh Hamilton is physically ready to play

Several players came away from meetings with Josh Hamilton convinced that the outfielder has recovered from both a substance-abuse relapse and right-shoulder surgery and is ready, willing and eager to return to the Angels, whether the team wants him or not.

1 hour ago // Los Angeles Times

world Tennis umpire's false arrest lawsuit against LAPD is dismissed

A U.S. District Court judge has dismissed a lawsuit filed by a tennis umpireagainst the Los Angeles Police Department and county coroner's office alleging she was falsely arrested and wrongfully accused of bludgeoning her husband to death with a coffee cup.

1 hour ago // Los Angeles Times

world Sen. Robert Griffin dies at 91; Republican urged Nixon to resign

Former U.S. Sen. Robert Griffin, a Michigan Republican whose withdrawal of support hastened President Richard Nixon's resignation during the Watergate scandal, has died at 91.

1 hour ago // USA Today

world Australia arrests five for terrorist plot on veterans' holiday

Five Australian teenagers were arrested Saturday on suspicion of plotting a terrorist attack at a Veterans' Day ceremony that included targeting police officers, officials said.  

1 hour ago // Los Angeles Times

world Mike Trout homers twice, has five RBIs to lead Angels past Astros, 6-3

KEY MOMENT: Mike Trout fouled off two nasty down-and-in, 0-and-2 pitches from reliever Chad Qualls before lining a three-run home run to right field in the eighth inning. The opposite-field shot snapped a 3-3 tie and gave the Angels center fielder his fourth career multi-homer game and five runs...

1 hour ago // Los Angeles Times

world Cardinal Francis George dies at 78; head of Chicago Archdiocese

Cardinal Francis George, a vigorous defender of Roman Catholic orthodoxy who led the U.S. bishops' fight against Obamacare and played a key role in the church's response to the clergy sex abuse scandal, has died. He was 78.

1 hour ago // Los Angeles Times

world Elephants en route from Seattle to Oklahoma City make San Diego detour

Two aging Asian elephants arrived Friday at the San Diego Zoo after plans to transport them from Seattle to Oklahoma City were disrupted by stormy weather and concerns about the animals' well-being.

1 hour ago // ABC

world Gunfights and Roadblocks Hit Mexican Border City; 3 Dead

Gunfights, roadblocks of burning vehicles hit Mexican border city of Reynosa; 3 reported dead

1 hour ago // The Guardian

world Julie Bishop in Iran to discuss nuclear program, asylum seekers, Islamic State

Foreign minister meeting President Hassan Rouhani for first high level talks between Australia and Iran in 12 years Continue reading...

1 hour ago // CBS

world 20 years later, Oklahoma City bombing wounds remain

168 people, including 19 children, were killed and nearly 700 hurt in the April 19, 1995 bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building

1 hour ago // CBS

world 20 years after bombing, Oklahoma City still healing

168 people, including 19 children, were killed and nearly 700 hurt in the April 19, 1995 bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building

1 hour ago // CBS

world 20 years later, wounds remain from Oklahoma City bombing

168 people, including 19 children, were killed and nearly 700 hurt in the April 19, 1995 bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building

1 hour ago // Los Angeles Times

world 15 tips for planning your summer vacation

Here's important vacation preparation information from "The Zombie Survival Guide: Complete Protection From the Living Dead" by Max Brooks: "If you believe you can accomplish everything by 'cramming' at the 11th hour, by all means, don't lift a finger now. But you may think twice about beginning...

2 hours ago // Reuters

world Gunfights and roadblocks rock Mexican city on U.S. border

MEXICO CITY Reuters - Gunfights broke out and vehicles were set ablaze on Friday in one of Mexico's biggest cities along the U.S. border, after security forces arrested a leader of one of the main drug gangs in the area.

2 hours ago // Los Angeles Times

world USC Now mailbag: It's almost all about the uniforms

OK, I get it. USC fans who emailed were emphatic that they do not want changes made to the Trojans uniforms.

2 hours ago // ABC

world Australia Arrests 5 on Charges of Plotting ANZAC Day Attack

Australia arrests 5 men on charges of plotting terror attack on ANZAC Day

2 hours ago // Los Angeles Times

world Ang Lee film 'Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk' to open in November 2016

Director Ang Lee's film "Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk" has staked out its territory.

2 hours ago // Los Angeles Times

world Ducks, Jets expect playoff series to get more physical

After it is all done, after they shake hands, will everyone involved in this Ducks-Jets series look like Michael Frolik?

2 hours ago // MSNBC

world Could Mixing up Taser and Gun Really 'Happen to Anyone'?

"You must believe me," the reserve deputy said. "It can happen to anyone."

2 hours ago // Los Angeles Times

world Appeals court panel takes up challenge to Obama's immigration actions

A panel of three federal appeals court judges grilled government lawyers Friday about whether to lift a temporary stay on President Obama's executive action, which seeks to shield up to 5 million people from deportation.

2 hours ago // ABC

world Gunfights and Roadblocks Hit Mexican Border City of Reynosa

Gunfights and roadblocks of burning vehicles hit Mexican border city of Reynosa

2 hours ago // Fox News

world Gunfights and roadblocks of burning vehicles hit Mexican border city of Reynosa

Gunfights and blockades of burning vehicles have been reported in the Mexican border city of Reynosa, across from McAllen, Texas.

2 hours ago // Los Angeles Times

world Return of Angels pitcher Garrett Richards from knee surgery is imminent

Garrett Richards will find out Saturday when he will make his first start of 2015 for the Angels, but the right-handers return from surgery to his left knee is imminent.

2 hours ago // The Telegraph

world Gas explosion injures 11 on California highway

Four critically injured, seven more wounded in a large gas-pipeline explosion that shut down major highway

2 hours ago // NPR

world On Links As In Life, D.C. Bipartisan Relations Are Deep In The Rough

Golf is a sport that's been enjoyed by both Democrats and Republicans through the decades, but bipartisan golf outings may be disappearing like a shanked tee shot into a water hazard.