Sunday, April 20, 2014 11:49:07 AM CST
Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter, boxer wrongly convicted of murder, dies
(CNN) -- Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, the middleweight boxing contender who spent 19 years in prison after being wrongly convicted of a triple murder, has died in Toronto, according to Win Wahrer, the director of client services for the Association in Defence of ...
Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter, US boxer famous in folk song, dies at 76
Remembering Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter
Boxer Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76
Sunday, April 20, 2014 11:38:35 AM CST
Australia sees "regroup" on Malaysian plane search in a few days
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Australia will decide in a few days whether to alter or scale back the search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, but will consult all countries involved on any changes, Australia's ambassador to the United States said on Sunday.
Search for MH370 now in 20km circle
Malaysia discusses aid for relatives
Underwater search for Malaysia plane could end within a week
Sunday, April 20, 2014 11:51:51 AM CST
On Easter, Pope calls for end to war, condemns waste exacerbating hunger
VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Pope Francis, in his Easter address before a huge crowd, on Sunday denounced the "immense wastefulness" in the world while many go hungry and called for an end to conflicts in Syria, Ukraine and Africa. "We ask you, Lord Jesus ...
Raw: Pope greets Easter tourists on popemobile
In his Easter message, Pope Francis prays for Ukraine, Syria
Pope Francis decries Syrian suffering at Easter
Sunday, April 20, 2014 11:41:57 AM CST
With sales now legal, cannabis lovers take Denver's 420 weekend to new highs
Denver, Colorado (CNN) -- Coming to the Mile High City this weekend was the perfect 65th birthday present for Karen Stevenson. She and her husband drove out of the Bible Belt to experience, for the first time, what it's like to buy and smoke weed legally.
Marijuana tourism booms in Colorado, though officials remain skeptical
2014 US Cannabis Cup Denver: Day One recap
In Colorado, a pot holiday tries to go mainstream
Sunday, April 20, 2014 11:31:04 AM CST
Wall Street Journal
Child Playing With Matches Caused Deadly Queens Fire
Wall Street Journal
Neighbors, friends and family gather outside the home where two 4-year-old boys died in a fire in the basement in Far Rockaway, Queens Easter morning. Peter J. Smith for The Wall Street Journal. A fire Saturday night in Far Rockaway, Queens, in which two ...
Child playing with lighter may have started fatal Queens fire, police say
Two 4-year-olds die in fire in Far Rockaway home
Brother and sister, 4, die in house fire
Sunday, April 20, 2014 11:51:40 AM CST
Ex-justice says politics can be factor on retiring
WASHINGTON — John Paul Stevens says he thinks it's appropriate for Supreme Court justices to factor in political considerations when weighing a decision to retire. Here's what the former justice tells ABC's “This Week”— “I think certainly it's natural and an ...
Stevens: 'Natural' for justices to consider successors
John Paul Stevens: 'Appropriate' to consider successor
Ginsburg 'doesn't need my advice'
Sunday, April 20, 2014 11:53:45 AM CST
Abdullah leading in Afghan election by 11 points
KABUL – Former Foreign Affairs minister Abdullah Abdullah is leading Ashraf Ghani in Afghanistan's presidential election by 11 percentage points after half of the ballots were counted, officials said on Sunday, with a run-off vote likely next month.
Abdullah Leads in Afghan Presidential Poll, Partial Count Shows
Abdullah's lead grows in new Afghan vote results
Abdullah widens lead in Afghan presidential vote - latest count
Saturday, April 19, 2014 3:11:47 PM CST
Feds delay decision on Keystone XL making summer start more unlikely
Dallas Business Journal
The Keystone XL Pipeline hit a delay again Friday as the federal government announced it needs more time to study the controversial project, according to a statement by the Department of State. TransCanada, the company that proposes to build the pipeline ...
Sunday, April 20, 2014 10:06:47 AM CST
Ohio couple married for 70 years dies hours apart
(Reuters) - An Ohio couple who met as teenagers and were married for 70 years, almost never sleeping apart, died from natural causes within a span of 15 hours, according to their daughter. Helen Felumlee, 92, died on April 12 at their home in Nashport, ...
Couple Married for Seven Decades Dies Within Hours of Each Other
Couple die 15 hours apart after 70 years of marriage
Ohio couple married 70 years die 15 hours apart
Sunday, April 20, 2014 11:50:29 AM CST
General Mills scraps controversial new legal terms
NEW YORK — General Mills is scrapping a controversial plan to strip consumers of their right to sue the food company. The company, which owns Cheerios, Progresso and Yoplait, had posted a notice on its website notifying visitors of a change to its legal ...
General Mills reverses course on right to sue after backlash
General Mills Reverses Controversial Lawsuit Policy
Cheerios parent General Mills says sorry after backlash on legal terms update