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world E-Commerce a Big Pain for India's Deliverymen

Motorcycles go where trucks cant, but drivers have to shoulder heavy backpacks filled with appliances, sometimes even dumbbells.

19 minutes ago // MSNBC

world Indiana Religious Freedom Law: What You Need to Know

A furor has erupted over an Indiana law that could give businesses the right to refuse service to gay people.

25 minutes ago // BBC

world VIDEO: Locals plead for Kashmir flood help

Flood warnings have been issued in Indian-administered Kashmir after torrential rain and a rise in levels of the Jhelum river.

26 minutes ago // MSNBC

world Backlash to Indiana 'Religious Freedom' Law a Hurdle for GOP

Republicans often find themselves caught between growing national support for gay rights and the large bloc of deeply religious GOP voters.

28 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world UC Berkeley soccer player found dead near USC

A19-year-old UC Berkeley student who went missing early Saturday after attending a fraternity party near USCwas found dead Monday,official said..

28 minutes ago // Wall Street Journal

world Lubitz Was in Treatment for Suicide Risk

The Germanwings co-pilot who is believed to have crashed an airliner into a French mountainside had undergone therapy over a period of time before obtaining his pilot license.

34 minutes ago // Wall Street Journal

world Gunmen Kill Ugandan Prosecutor

The lead prosecutor in the trial of al Qaeda-affiliated militants charged in a 2010 terror attack was shot and killed by two motorcycle-riding gunmen in Ugandas capital on Monday, in what police described as a well-planned assassination.

34 minutes ago // MSNBC

world Backlash to Indiana Law Spotlights Challenge Faced by GOP

Republicans often find themselves caught between growing national support for gay rights and the large bloc of deeply religious GOP voters.

36 minutes ago // Reuters

world Buhari builds on early lead in tight Nigerian election

ABUJA Reuters - Nigerian opposition leader Muhammadu Buhari built a lead of 2 million votes with three-quarters of states counted on Monday, raising the prospect of a stunning ballot box victory for a man who first came to power three decades ago via a military coup.

37 minutes ago // Time

world Amanda Knoxs Ex Says Part of Me Is Destroyed After Legal Battle

Raffaele Sollecito says he does "not yet feel a complete sense of freedom" after his conviction was reversed

43 minutes ago // BBC

world FA scraps plan for GB Olympic teams

Plans for Great Britain football teams to compete at the 2016 Olympics in Rio are scrapped by the Football Association.

46 minutes ago // The Independent

world Russia fires director of Wagner's Tannhauser opera after modern interpretation offends nation's Orthodox Christians

Russias culture minister has fired the director of a Siberian theatre, after his modern staging of Wagners opera Tannhauser offended members of the countrys powerful Orthodox Church.

47 minutes ago // The Guardian

world Nigeria election: Buhari in front after more than a third of results declared

Opposition candidate opens up lead over Goodluck Jonathan based on returns from 15 out of Nigerias 36 states and capital city AbujaMuhammadu Buhari took a significant lead over the Nigerian president, Goodluck Jonathan, on Monday night with more than a third of results declared in a fiercely contested general election.Buhari, the opposition candidate, led with 7,899,632 votes against Jonathans 4,424,106, based on returns from 15 out of Nigerias 36 states and the capital

48 minutes ago // MSNBC

world NCAA 'Deeply Concerned' Over Indiana Law

"Our core values are built around notions of diversity and inclusion," said NCAA President Mark Emmert.

48 minutes ago // Boston Herald

world Challenger takes early lead in returns from Nigerian vote

ABUJA, Nigeria Former military dictator Muhammadu Buhari made a strong showing in early returns from Nigeria's presidential election, with about a third of the country's states reporting Monday night. The U.S. and Britain warned of "disturbing indications" that the tally could be subject to political interference.Buhari had won seven states while incumbent President Goodluck Jonathan had five, including the Federal Capital Territory.

49 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world Was Vallejo kidnapping really a hoax? Police suddenly quiet

After days of rapidly unfolding developments, the investigation into the alleged kidnapping of Denise Huskins has slowed to a crawl.

54 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world Learning process ongoing for Kings forward Tyler Toffoli

Tyler Toffolis season with the Kings has looked like one of those wild rides on the stock market -- big swings of volatility.

56 minutes ago // BBC

world UK couple found shot dead in Spain

British couple Peter and Jean Tarsey, both aged 77, have been found dead with bullet wounds in a village near Benidorm, Spanish police say.

57 minutes ago // The Guardian

world Australian immigration department bans email autocomplete after G20 leak

Officials scramble to respond after blunder reveals passport numbers, visa details and other personal details of leaders including Barack Obama and Angela Merkel Continue reading...

57 minutes ago // The Guardian

world Australian immigration department bans email auto-correct after G20 leak

Officials scramble to respond after blunder reveals passport numbers, visa details and other personal details of leaders including Barack Obama and Angela Merkel Continue reading...

58 minutes ago // BBC

world VIDEO: The battle for votes by the seaside

The final outcome of the 2015 general election will be shaped by the results in dozens of marginal seats, where relatively modest shifts in voting patterns will be enough to change the result.

59 minutes ago // The Guardian

world NGOs in China fear clampdown as Xi Jinping plans new security controls

Proposed new law could lead to harassment and arrest of local workers, restrictions or expulsion for foreigners, and funding difficultiesChinas state security apparatus has turned its sights on foreign NGOs and their domestic partners, which are bracing for a crackdown.A new law emanating from President Xi Jinpings national security commission that would regulate overseas NGOs has raised alarm among people working in China to fight discrimination, improve health and education, or

59 minutes ago // The Guardian

world NGOs in China fear clampdown as Xi Jinping plans new security controls

Proposed new law could lead to harassment and arrest of local workers, restrictions or expulsion for foreigners, and funding difficulties Continue reading...

1 hour ago // The Washington Post

world Dozens killed in apparent airstrike at refugee camp in Yemen

SANAA, Yemen An airstrike killed dozens of people Monday at a camp for displaced people in northern Yemen, in what appeared to be the single most deadly attack since a Saudi Arabia-led coalition sent warplanes to target Shiite insurgents advancing across the country.

1 hour ago // VOA

world Pentagon Denies Iran Report that Coalition Airstrikes Killed 2 Iranians

The Pentagon is denying claims by Irans Revolutionary Guard that U.S. airstrikes killed two of its guardsmen in the Islamic State-held Iraqi city of Tikrit last week. The Guard says on its news website, sepahnews.ir, that a U.S. strike killed two of its members on March 23 as they were supporting Iraqi forces trying to retake Tikrit. But Pentagon spokeswoman Elissa Smith tells VOA the timing makes that claim impossible. The coalition initiated airstrikes near Tikrit on March 25, whic

1 hour ago // NPR

world Mass Tax Foreclosure Threatens Detroit Homeowners

Tuesday is the deadline to begin what many call the largest U.S. mass tax foreclosure. With the city counting on tax revenue, the owners behind on payments may be forced out of their homes.

1 hour ago // Los Angeles Times

world Ruling on U.S. flag raises questions about students' free-speech rights

The Supreme Court rejected a free-speech appeal Monday from several California high school students who were told they could not wear a shirt emblazoned with an American flag on the Cinco de Mayo holiday.

1 hour ago // CBS

world "Game of Thrones" star coming to "Doctor Who"

The actress who plays Arya Stark on the HBO drama is trading one hit fantasy TV world for another

1 hour ago // Boston Herald

world German co-pilot was once treated for suicidal tendencies

DUESSELDORF, Germany How could someone once diagnosed with suicidal tendencies get a job as a commercial pilot, entrusted with the lives of hundreds of people? That's the question being asked after officials confirmed Monday that Germanwings co-pilot Andreas Lubitz received lengthy psychotherapy before receiving his pilot's license.All 150 people on board were killed by what prosecutors believe was a deliberate decision by Lubitz to slam the Airbus A320 he was flying from Barcelon

1 hour ago // BBC

world 'Run-hungry Pietersen could return'

Surrey director of cricket Alec Stewart says Kevin Pietersen could return for England if he scores highly at county level.

1 hour ago // BBC

world FA scraps plan for GB Olympic teams

Plans for Great Britain football teams to compete at the 2016 Olympics in Rio are scrapped by the Football Association.

1 hour ago // The Washington Post

world WorldViews: Saudi Arabias hostile relationship with Russia is leaving Egypt stuck in the middle

At a gathering of Arab leaders in Sharm el-Sheikh this weekend,Egyptian President Abdel Fatah al-Sissi read a letterfrom Vladimir Putin. "We support Arab nations intheir effort toensure a safe future and urge them toresolve all emerging challenges peacefully withoutany foreign involvement," the Russian president's message read, according to Sputnik News.

1 hour ago // VOA

world Iran Deal Could Help Regional Security

A State Department spokeswoman says the Arab League decision to create a joint military force that would counter Iranian and Islamic extremist influence in the region is not having a direct impact on Iran nuclear talks. However, spokeswoman Marie Harf added that a nuclear deal with Iran could help counter Tehrans destabilizing action in the Middle East region. Harf commented from Lausanne, Switzerland, on Monday, where negotiators for Iran and the five permanent members of the

1 hour ago // New York Times

world Saudi-Led Assault on Yemen Intensifies, With Airstrikes on Capital and Naval Blockade

Saudi-led military actions intensified in Yemen, including what appeared to be an errant strike on a camp for displaced people that killed dozens.

1 hour ago // Wall Street Journal

world Gunmen Kill Ugandan Prosecutor

The lead prosecutor in the trial of al Qaeda-affiliated militants charged in a 2010 terror attack was shot and killed by two motorcycle-riding gunmen in Ugandas capital on Monday, in what police described as a well-planned assassination.

1 hour ago // The Independent

world Iran nuclear talks: Prospect of deal with Iran pushes Saudi Arabia and Israel into an unlikely alliance

Foreign ministers from Iran, the US and five other world powers including Britain were tonight preparing for a final 24 hours of intense negotiations that could change the Middle Easts political landscape for years to come.