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2 Men Convicted In Canada In 2013 Train Derailment Plot

NPR News - Sat, 2015-03-21 07:18

Raed Jaser and Chiheb Esseghaier were found guilty on terrorism-related charges for a plan to derail a passenger train traveling from New York to Toronto.

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Olympic gold weightlifter dies at 35

BBC - Sat, 2015-03-21 07:11
Milen Dobrev, a weightlifting gold medallist at the Athens Olympics in 2004, is found dead at his home, aged 35.

New York fire kills seven children

BBC - Sat, 2015-03-21 07:06
A fire in a house in the New York City borough of Brooklyn kills seven children and leaves two other people in a critical condition.

Election debates agreement reached

BBC - Sat, 2015-03-21 07:00
Broadcasters say a deal over TV election debates has been reached, with David Cameron taking part in one seven-party leader debate but no head-to-head with Ed Miliband.

Manchester City 3-0 West Bromwich Albion

BBC - Sat, 2015-03-21 06:54
Striker Wilfried Bony scores his first Manchester City goal as they beat 10-man West Brom in unusual circumstances.

Bournemouth 3-0 Middlesbrough

BBC - Sat, 2015-03-21 06:46
Bournemouth top the Championship after they complete a resounding victory over promotion rivals Middlesbrough.

VIDEO: Iwo Jima remembered 70 years on

BBC - Sat, 2015-03-21 06:39
Dozens of veteran United States marines gather on the Pacific island of Iwo Jima to mark the 70th anniversary of one of the bloodiest battles of World War Two.

Police In India Arrest Hundreds In 10th Grade Cheating Scandal

NPR News - Sat, 2015-03-21 06:38

The crackdown follows the airing of video taken in the northeast that showed parents, relatives and friends of students scaling school walls to pass cheat sheets through windows.

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VIDEO: Orangutan rescued from chicken coop

BBC - Sat, 2015-03-21 06:32
Budi, a baby orangutan who was rescued after being kept for months in a chicken cage in West Borneo, has made a remarkable recovery.

Wales thump Italy to lead title race

BBC - Sat, 2015-03-21 06:27
Wales grasp the initiative in the race for the Six Nations title with a thumping 61-20 victory over Italy.

English leagues accept World Cup move

BBC - Sat, 2015-03-21 06:26
The English leagues will not sue Fifa over the decision to move the 2022 World Cup but other European leagues may take action.

Police search for missing girl, 12

BBC - Sat, 2015-03-21 06:13
A missing 12-year-old girl from West Sussex is believed by police to have run off with an older man overnight.

Pensions guidance bookings not ready

BBC - Sat, 2015-03-21 06:08
Just over two weeks to go before the launch of reforms to UK pensions, experts warn thousands of savers are still unable to book free guidance sessions.

Dundee 1-1 Aberdeen

BBC - Sat, 2015-03-21 06:08
Aberdeen's hopes of catching Premiership leaders Celtic are dented as Dundee hit back for a share of the points.

A New 3-D Printing Method Is Rising Out Of The Ooze

NPR News - Sat, 2015-03-21 05:58

Remember how the T-1000 in Terminator 2 re-formed out of molten metal? The folks at Carbon3D figured out how to do that in real life, and what they created may be the next iteration of 3-D printing.

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Sun lawyer queries misconduct law

BBC - Sat, 2015-03-21 05:42
A defence lawyer for one of the four Sun journalists cleared of paying military sources questions the use of the law that led to his trial.

As Americans Eat Healthier, Processed Foods Starting To Spoil

NPR News - Sat, 2015-03-21 05:34

Kraft Foods recently announced a massive recall of its macaroni and cheese. The company — and the processed food industry in general — are hitting some stressful times.

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Residents moved as police probe home

BBC - Sat, 2015-03-21 05:33
Residents are moved from a care home on the Isle of Wight ahead of a police inquiry into the deaths of five people.

Morgan rejects curriculum body plan

BBC - Sat, 2015-03-21 05:15
Calls by head teachers for an independent body to make decisions about the school curriculum have been rejected by the education secretary.

Fire In Brooklyn Home Kills 7 Children

NPR News - Sat, 2015-03-21 05:13

The fatal blaze that started shortly after midnight is being described as New York City's worst in seven years.

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