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Indian election: Narendra Modi hails 'landmark' win

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India

Turkey defends mining safety despite disaster

A Turkish mining company has defended its safety record and senior Turkish officials have denied allegations of poor government oversight, four days after at least 284 people died and 18 remain missing in a coal mine explosion and fire.<p>Eighteen miners were still missing, the country's energy …

New UN report suggests human rights violations increase in Ukraine

Human rights violations in eastern Ukraine have increased, and threaten a fair presidential election later this month, United Nations monitors said in a new report.<p>The report suggests police and local authorities in Eastern Ukraine were involved in illegal activity and participated in the violent …

San Diego Wildfires Continue Destructive Path as Crews Fight Flareups

Crews in Southern California tamed some of the wildfires burning across San Diego County, thanks to cooler temperatures and calmer winds Friday. But the blazes still posed threats to residents and structures.<p>A 57-year-old man pleaded not guilty to an arson charge that accuses him of having tried to …

California

AT&T rolls out the ‘new’ contract-free Cricket

The wireless giant folds Aio Wireless into Leap’s Cricket to create a “new” prepaid Cricket on 4G LTE.<p>AT&T has doubled down in the no-contract 4G LTE wireless arena.<p>Now that the company has completed its $1.2 billion acquisition of Leap Wireless, AT&T announced Wednesday that it is merging Aio …

Telecoms

Is Iranian bomb research mea culpa needed for nuclear accord? | Reuters

VIENNA (Reuters) - U.N. watchdog findings that Iran may have worked on designing an atomic bomb helped the West tighten sanctions on Tehran which ultimately forced it, U.S. officials say, to enter serious talks on reining in its nuclear program.<p>But as Iran and six world powers enter a crucial stage …

Pistorius to be sent for psychiatric tests

PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — Oscar Pistorius will undergo psychiatric evaluation after the judge ruled at his murder trial Wednesday that his state …

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Some of Hollywood's brightest stars attend the royal wedding<p>Harry, Markle do things their way with a non-traditional royal wedding<p>Harry, Markle ride …

Royal Weddings

Ukraine begins peace talks _ without separatists

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — European-backed peace talks on ending Ukraine's crisis began with little promise Wednesday when pro-Russian insurgents — who …

15,000 flee as new wildfire erupts in Southern California | Reuters

SAN DIEGO (Reuters) - At least two structures burned to the ground and some 15,000 homes and businesses were told to evacuate on Wednesday as a wind-lashed wildfire roared out of control in the heart of a Southern California coastal community.<p>Firefighters battle the so-called Poinsettia Fire as it …

Fury at government over worst Turkish mine disaster

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Mining

MERS No Global Emergency Yet, WHO Says

The deadly and mysterious MERS virus, which arrived in the United States for the first time this month, is not yet a global health emergency, the World Health Organization said Wednesday.<p>But the spread of the virus — it’s now confirmed in 571 people and was reported in a traveler to the Netherlands …

Disease