Stephanie Vozenilek

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The Week in Review: Riots in Baltimore

Freddie Gray, a 25-year-old black man, was arrested by the Baltimore police on April 12, 2015, on a weapons charge and died one week later from a severe injury to his spinal chord.<p>Gray’s death was ruled a homicide on Friday and the six officers involved in his arrest were charged in the case. While …

Obama To Outline Unfinished Work, Decades After King's Dream

President Obama will stand in the symbolic shadows of Martin Luther King and Abraham Lincoln Wednesday, as he marks the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington.<p>Aides say Obama will use the opportunity to celebrate the progress that's been made, thanks to the civil rights movement. He'll also …

Zimbabwe plans 'Disneyland in Africa'

Tourism minister outlines scheme to build $300m entertainment complex, with banks and casinos, near Victoria Falls<p>The formula has worked in California, Florida and Paris. Now officials in Zimbabwe, eager to rebrand a country notorious for economic collapse and political violence, want to build a …

Associated Press News

California vies with other states in commercial space race

SAN FRANCISCO — As several new private ventures to take people on trips to space come closer to becoming reality, California lawmakers are racing other states to woo the new space companies with cushy incentives.<p>They are debating a bill now in Sacramento that would insulate manufacturers of …

Space Travel

U.S. Dolphin Deaths Rise to 300; Cause Still a Mystery

<b>The spike in bottlenose dolphin deaths this summer is showing no signs of stopping: Nearly 300 of the marine mammals have died along the East Coast as of August 20, according to the federal government. (Related: "Why Are Dolphins Dying on East Coast? Experts Alarmed.")</b><p>The high death toll, covering …

Canadian, World, Politics and Business News & Analysis

Business (Canada)

'Exhilarating': 4,000 run from the bulls in US event modeled after Pamplona

About 4,000 people - dressed in everything from thongs to superhero costumes - dodged 1,000-pound bulls as they sprinted down a quarter-mile dirt track on Saturday in rural Virginia's version of the running of the bulls in Pamplona, Spain.<p>It was the first event of what promoters say will be a …

Associated Press News

Swimmer snatched by crocodile in Australian river

A 24-year-old man is believed to have been killed by a 15-foot crocodile in northern Australia while swimming in a crocodile-infested river during a birthday party.<p>The man was seen being snatched by the crocodile after he and a friend attempted to swim across the muddy Mary River, 60 miles from …

Australia

Egypt after the revolution: curfew nights and blood-stained days

For several nights after the curfew was declared on 14 August, the streets of Cairo were quieter and darker than I'd ever seen them. As quiet as the morgue, the saying goes, except that our morgue, in Zeinhom, was the busiest place in the city: the dead arriving in scores; giant, refrigerated meat …