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Candidates And Candidates-To-Be Woo New Hampshire's GOP

NPR News - Sun, 2015-04-19 03:45

Republican candidates — those who've already declared and those who have yet to — gathered in New Hampshire this weekend to speak to their party. Whose messages resonated? And whose did not?

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VW Camper Van Gets An Electric Makeover

NPR News - Sun, 2015-04-19 03:45

Talk about a time warp! The iconic VW camper is getting a modern reboot. This time, it's electric.

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Greece Risks Losing Future Bailout Funds

NPR News - Sun, 2015-04-19 03:45

The question of what to do about Greece if it defaults on its debts is a topic at World Bank and IMF meetings in Washington this week.

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U.S. And Saudis Place Sanctions On Pakistani Charity

NPR News - Sun, 2015-04-19 03:45

The U.S. and Saudi Arabia are imposing sanctions on a Pakistan-based charity thought to be funneling money to terror groups. NPR's Rachel Martin speaks with Daniel Glaser at the Treasury Department.

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Candidates And Candidates-To-Be Woo New Hampshire's GOP

NPR News - Sun, 2015-04-19 03:45

Republican candidates — those who've already declared and those who have yet to — gathered in New Hampshire this weekend to speak to their party. Whose messages resonated? And whose did not?

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McCoy wife wants him 'in one piece'

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-19 03:43
AP McCoy's wife says she would "trade every winner" of his career to get the 19-time champion jockey "out in one piece".

Ringo Starr inducted to Hall of Fame

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-19 03:24
Former Beatles drummer Ringo Starr is joined by Sir Paul McCartney as he is inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

See Priya Cook: Gender Bias Pervades Textbooks Worldwide

NPR News - Sun, 2015-04-19 03:03

In almost every corner of the world, women are either completely written out of school books, or they're portrayed in stereotypical, subservient roles, a report says. What will it take to fix this?

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Victim's daughter killed by train

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-19 03:00
The 16-year-old daughter of a woman killed in an alleged attack two months ago dies after being hit by a train.

Police appeal to 'Syria-bound' family

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-19 02:56
A family of six who have been reported missing may be travelling to a part of Syria controlled by Islamic State militants, police say.

China cuts bank reserve requirements

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-19 02:54
China's Central Bank is to cut its bank reserve requirement ratio by one percentage point, as it aims to stimulate a cooling economy.

VIDEO: Cameron and Sturgeon on UK's future

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-19 02:49
Prime Minister David Cameron and SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon speak to Andrew Marr about the future of the United Kingdom.

SNP reject Tory and Labour attacks

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-19 02:48
Nicola Sturgeon rejects David Cameron's claim her party would seek to "break up our country" at Westminster - and Labour says the Tories and SNP are "in bed with each other".

Pellegrini fears axe for fifth place

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-19 02:45
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini says he could be sacked if his team fail to finish in the top four.

Man found dead after house fire

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-19 02:30
A man has been found dead by firefighters who were tackling a blaze at a house in Peterhead.

Twitter abuse after UKIP assault

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-19 02:24
A campaigner who was assaulted by a UKIP councillor receives homophobic abuse on Twitter.

VIDEO: Cameron on foxhunting and fishing

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-19 02:22
Prime Minister David Cameron has said that he has not been foxhunting for "years" after being asked if it was his favourite sport.

Two men charged over Tredegar attack

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-19 02:21
Two men are charged over the alleged attack of a 31-year-old man in Tredegar, as the victim remains in a serious condition.

Rally to prove county 'is not flat'

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-19 02:14
About 60 cars built before World War Two take part in a rally to prove that Lincolnshire is not flat.

Woman hurt in Trafalgar lion fall

BBC - Sun, 2015-04-19 01:48
A woman is seriously hurt when she falls up to 11ft from one of the bronze lion sculptures in Trafalgar Square.

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