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world Russians 'accessed Obama's emails'

Russian hackers who gained access to the White House computer system last year were able to read President Obama's unclassified emails, reports say.

17 minutes ago // Wall Street Journal

world Nepal Digs Out as Toll From Giant Earthquake Rises

The death toll tops 1,800 after a magnitude-7.8 earthquake struck near the capital, Katmandu, causing widespread damage.

18 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world David Cooley's Abbey is also his castle

Ohio native David Cooley opened the Abbey in 1991 as a gay coffee and pastry shop. The West Hollywood landmark has evolved into an iconic gay bar that Cooley has no qualms about using as a platform to support his beliefs. His security guards for a while carried head shots of the anti-gay politicians...

22 minutes ago // Boston Herald

world Aid pours in amid aftershocks after Nepal quake kills 1,865

KATHMANDU, Nepal Tens of thousands of Nepalese who spent the night under a chilly sky were jolted awake by strong aftershocks Sunday, and rescuers aided by international teams cleared rubble in search of survivors after a powerful earthquake killed at least 1,865 people across the Himalayan region.The death toll continued to climb as more reports came in from far-flung areas, with 1,805 in Nepal alone, said Home Ministry official Laxmi Dhakal.

28 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world Clippers urgently need to show in Game 4 with Spurs it's not that bad

All is not lost. The Clippers have at least two more games to revive themselves, even if it did feel as if theirs was a season on the brink after they became Texas toast in their latest playoff setback.

32 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world NFL draft preview: AFC and NFC East team needs

The NFL draft will be held Thursday, Friday and Saturday in Chicago. Times NFL writer Sam Farmer examines team needs by division. Today, the East divisions:

34 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world Anaheim's Emerson Etem keeps working on polishing his game for Ducks

Emerson Etem had been waiting for this moment for a long time, and it unfolded in a flash.

35 minutes ago // New York Times

world Earthquake Devastates Nepal, Killing More Than 1,800

The earthquake struck near Katmandu. Residents described scenes of panic, and trekkers reported a major avalanche on Mount Everest.

38 minutes ago // ABC

world World Offers Help After Nepal Quake, but Few Know Scope Yet

World offers help after Nepal quake, but few know scope of devastation or how to get aid in

39 minutes ago // Boston Herald

world World offers help after Nepal quake, but few know scope yet

LONDON As world leaders and global charities try to grasp the scope of an earthquake that devastated tiny, mountainous Nepal, they are preparing emergency aid for the survivors but worrying how to make sure it gets there.With Internet and cellphone communications spotty and many damaged roads closed, the outside world scrambled for a clear picture of what most was needed following the magnitude 7.8 quake Saturday.They know they need to hurry. Kathmandu's airport reopened, a

40 minutes ago // Reuters

world Nepal steps up rescue efforts as quake toll jumps to 1,800

KATHMANDU Reuters - Nepal ramped up efforts on Sunday to rescue people trapped in the rubble of collapsed buildings after an earthquake devastated the heavily crowded Kathmandu valley, killing at least 1,800, and triggered a deadly avalanche on Mount Everest.

42 minutes ago // BBC

world Vault owner 'not contacted by police'

The director of the Hatton Garden Safety Deposit vault tells the BBC he has not been contacted by police investigating the heist.

47 minutes ago // BBC

world Kazakh leader seeks five more years

Kazakhstan votes in elections likely to extend the 26-year rule of President Nursultan Nazarbayev for another five years.

50 minutes ago // MSNBC

world Charities, Nations Rush to Offer Aid to Nepal

The U.S. pledged an initial $1 million in assistance and several countries offered rescue teams and aid after the 7-8-magnitude quake.

51 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world Transgender community, allies see Jenner interview in positive light

When Bruce Jenner revealed to Diane Sawyer what many had already speculated that the 1976 Olympic champion now publicly identifies as a woman nearly 17 million people were watching.

53 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world Baseball quotes of the week: A's Brett Lawrie calls out K.C. fans

"I got a first-pitch missed curveball up in my head, and everyone leaps up in their seat like Bruce Buffer is about to come out."

54 minutes ago // The Washington Post

world Ukraines military mobilization undermined by draft dodgers

KIEV, Ukraine As the countrys eastern conflict drags into a second year, Ukraines military leaders are trying to learn from past mistakes. They are trying to be better trained and prepared, because no one knows when the warm weather might push this frozen conflict with pro-Russian separatists into all-out war again. And they are calling up the able-bodied men of Ukraine in droves to turn the military that had only 6,000 battle-ready troops before the start of this conflict into a stand

57 minutes ago // USA Today

world More than 1,800 dead as magnitude-7.8 quake rocks Nepal

The quake struck northwest of Katmandu, toppling houses, ancient temples and triggering avalanches.

58 minutes ago // Newsvine

world Nepal earthquake: A tragedy waiting to happen

In a tragic echo of the catastrophic events in Haiti in 2010, a powerful earthquake struck one of the poorest nations on Earth today. The latest estimates from seismologists put the magnitude at 7.9, which would actually makes it about 40% larger than the 7.8 currently being re …

1 hour ago // MSNBC

world Shop Gives Women Discount to Highlight Pay Gap

In one Pennsylvania store, items are priced according to gender to showcase how a significant gap still exist in wages between the men and women.

1 hour ago // Mercury News

world Nepal quake death toll reaches 1,805

Tens of thousands of people were spending the night in the open under a chilly and thunderous sky after a powerful earthquake devastated Nepal on Saturday, killing nearly 1,400, collapsing modern houses and ancient temples and triggering a landslide on Mount Everest. Officials warned the death toll would rise as more reports came in from far-flung areas.

1 hour ago // The Washington Post

world More than 1,800 killed by 7.8-magnitude quake in Nepal

ITANAGAR, India At nightfall, Nepals capital became a tent city, as thousands of residents displaced by Saturdays devastating earthquake stayed in their dark gardens and out on the cracked streets and lanes, afraid to go back inside because of waves of aftershocks.

1 hour ago // ABC

world Kazakhstan Goes to Polls as President Expected to Win

Kazakhstan votes in presidential election as incumbent set for sweeping victory

1 hour ago // Los Angeles Times

world A zip-line in Runyon Canyon? No way, Hollywood Hills West residents say

They had high hopes for transporting people through Runyon Canyon in the Hollywood Hills. Instead they came out of a meeting with zip.

1 hour ago // Boston Herald

world Nepal quake death toll reaches 1,805

KATHMANDU, Nepal Nepal's Home Ministry says the death toll from Saturday's devastating earthquake has reached 1,805.The latest toll puts the overall regional fatalities at 1,865.Home Ministry official Laxmi Dhakal said Sunday that at least 4,700 people have been injured in the magnitude 7.8 earthquake.

1 hour ago // ABC

world Toll Climbs After Powerful Quake Hits Nepal: Things to Know

Death toll climbs after powerful earthquake strikes Nepal, wider region: Things to know

1 hour ago // MSNBC

world Nepal Earthquake: Charities, Nations Rush to Offer Aid

The U.S. pledged an initial $1 million in assistance and several countries offered rescue teams and aid after the 7-8-magnitude quake.

1 hour ago // Boston Herald

world Toll climbs after powerful quake hits Nepal: Things to Know

The death toll climbed and aftershocks continued a day after a powerful earthquake struck the Nepal region, triggering an avalanche on Mount Everest and setting off an urgent aid response.The key information known at this time:HOW BAD IS THE DAMAGE?

1 hour ago // VOA

world Humor Is Main Course at White House Correspondents' Dinner

Journalists, politicians and celebrities gathered Saturday for the annual White House Correspondents' Dinner, a night for President Barack Obama to engage in self-mockery and poke fun at some of his harshest critics. Saturday's dinner was held at the Washington Hilton Hotel. Obama and celebrity host and comedian Cecily Strong were set to present their respective stand-up routines and deliver humorous remarks about politics and the media. Past targets of Obama at the White House Corresponde

1 hour ago // New York Times

world Nusra Front Releases Two Swedish Hostages

Two men who were abducted in 2013 by Al Qaedas Syrian branch were released on Friday after more than two months of negotiations.

1 hour ago // The Guardian

world Nepal earthquake: death toll exceeds 1,800 and terror reaches heights of Everest rolling report

Rolling coverage of developments in Himalayan nation after 7.8 magnitude quake near KathmanduNepal quake kills more than 1,800 Deadly Everest avalanche triggered by earthquake

1 hour ago // Los Angeles Times

world Jackie Robinson's high school team is struggling; will Dodgers help?

On a chilly and cloudy Friday afternoon, the high school baseball home of Jackie Robinson is a cratered, weed-choked monument to a memory forgotten.

1 hour ago // BBC

world Nepal quake relief drive intensifies

Rescue efforts in Nepal intensify after more than 1,800 people were killed in the country's worst earthquake in more than 80 years.

1 hour ago // New York Times

world How to Help the Victims

In the aftermath of the earthquake, aid workers were already on the ground on Saturday providing much-needed relief to the survivors.

1 hour ago // VOA

world Report: Russian Hackers Accessed Obama's Personal Emails

A published report says Russian hackers who penetrated White House cybersecurity last year read some of President Barack Obama's unclassified emails. Saturday's New York Times report said the hackers, who also accessed the State Department's unclassified system, did not appear to have penetrated closely guarded servers that control message traffic from the president's BlackBerry. Either Obama or an aid carries that device at all times. But the report said hackers did gain access to email a

1 hour ago // ABC

world Watch: Nepal Earthquake Kills Hundreds, Collapses Temples

Bhaktapur, city outside capital of Kathmandu, nearly destroyed in quake.