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  1. Election delayed in NigeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | KMIZ

    Voting in some areas of Nigeria has been officially delayed until Sunday because of technical problems, Nigeria's Independent National Electoral Commission said Saturday. In areas of the country where there were no problems, voting in the country's presidential election continued as scheduled.


  2. Art exhibition to support Acorns Children's HospiceRead the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | Worcester News

    Work by professional artist Judy Foulsham will be displayed at St John's Library in Worcester for the whole of April and 10 per cent of any sales will be donated to Acorns Children's Hospice. A special event including a raffle, tea and cakes will take place on Tuesday from 3pm to 6pm to get the fundraising off to good start and to launch the exhibition.


  3. Nigeria's voting extended as millions choose new presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | Connecticut Post

    People displaced following attacks by Islamist militants lineup for accreditation before casting their votes, in Yola, Nigeria, Saturday March 28, 2015. Nigerians went to the polls Saturday in presidential elections which analysts say will be the most tightly contested in the history of Africa's richest nation and its largest democracy.


  4. Emotional appeal after air crashRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago |

    The father of a British victim of the Germanwings air disaster has made an emotional appeal for the 150 dead not to be forgotten and demanded airlines be more "transparent". Philip Bramley, whose son Paul, 28, was one of the three Britons on board the Dusseldorf-bound Airbus A320 when it crashed in the French Alps, said co-pilot Andreas Lubitz was "ill" and his motivation for bringing it down was "irrelevant".


  5. Family's 'hell' since Becky murderRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | Streatham Guardian

    Becky Watts, 16, vanished from her family home in Crown Hill, Bristol, on February 19 The heartbroken father of Becky Watts has said every day has been "absolute hell" since she was killed last month. Police discovered Becky's body parts at a house in Barton Hill, Bristol, on March 2 and charged her stepbrother, Nathan Matthews, 28, with murder.


  6. Nuclear talks with Iran reach critical pointRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | KSFO-AM San Francisco

    Nuclear talks reached a critical point Saturday as the ministers of France and Germany arrived to push a framework agreement with Iran ahead of Tuesday's deadline. The talks hit a snag as the negotiations entered their third day, with Iran standing firm on several sticking points that could jeopardize a deal, senior U.S. officials and Western diplomats said.


  7. Kenya hits out at Britain's tougher travel warningRead the original story

    47 min ago | Reuters

    Kenya's government said on Saturday it was "shocked and concerned" over the latest travel warnings issued by Britain and others and said security conditions in the east African country were improving. Britain told its citizens in an updated advisory issued on Friday to avoid most Kenyan coastal resorts, citing such threats as al Shabaab Islamist militants who have killed more than 200 people in Kenya in the past two years.


  8. Amanda Knox's legal nightmare exposed the utter insanity of Italy's justice systemRead the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | Greenwich Citizen

    Italy's highest court finally acquitted Amanda Knox of murder on Friday, but the 27-year-old American had to endure a legal battle that dragged out more than seven years before she was finally declared innocent. Most people know that Knox - "Foxy Knoxy" - is the pretty student who was arrested and found guilty of the stabbing death of her British roommate in Italy, during a "sex game" gone wrong , when the pair were on study-abroad programs nearly a decade ago.


  9. Iran nuclear talks show signs of discord as deadline loomsRead the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | The Globe and Mail

    Negotiations over Iran's nuclear program grew frantic on Saturday amid signs of discord, with the French and German foreign ministers joining U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry in talks with Tehran's top diplomat ahead of an end-of-March deadline for a preliminary deal. With just four days to go until that target, negotiators in the Swiss town of Lausanne were meeting multiple times in various formats to produce what they hope will be an outline of an agreement that can become the basis for a comprehensive deal to be reached by the end of June.


  10. Joe Joyce: Portrait of the artist as an Olympic boxerRead the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | The Independent

    Britain's great super-heavyweight hope for Rio has a preference for putting paint rather than opponents on the canvas, by Alan Hubbard Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies At 6ft 6in and 17 stone, Joe Joyce is on course to be one of the big hits of next year's Olympic Games.


  11. London Irish vs Newcastle Falcons match report: Chris Noakes penalty...Read the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | The Independent

    London Irish vs Newcastle Falcons match report: Chris Noakes penalty sees Exiles hold on on gives 15,000 fans reason to cheer London Irish 22 Newcastle Falcons 21: Irish's late St Patrick's Day celebration saw the home side seal a narrow victory Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies London Irish held on to record a narrow 22-21 Premiership victory over Newcastle before a crowd of over 15,000 at the Madejski Stadium.


  12. Longmont police notes: Youngster kicks up a disturbanceRead the original story

    48 min ago | LongmontFYI

    Reports of a disturbance brought police on Wednesday to the 2700 block of E. Ken Pratt Boulevard.


  13. Saudi Arabia blames 'technical failure' for Yemen jet crashRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | KVBC-TV Las Vegas

    Saudi Arabia says a "technical failure" forced two pilots in an F-15 to eject over waters south of Yemen during a mission amid a bombing campaign targeting Shiite rebels in the country. A U.S. Defense Department official told The Associated Press that an American helicopter flew Thursday from neighboring Djibouti to the Gulf of Aden and rescued the airmen.


  14. Goodluck Jonathan casts votes in Nigerian electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | Reuters

    Incumbent Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan casts his votes in tense national election pitting him against former military ruler Muhammadu Buhari. Rough Cut .


  15. 2 Czechs kidnapped in Pakistan in 2013 freedRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | KVBC-TV Las Vegas

    The Czech government says two Czech tourists who were abducted by gunmen two years ago as they were traveling on a bus through southwestern Pakistan have been released. Government spokesman Martin Ayer says the two women arrived in the Czech Republic Saturday morning.


  16. For African migrants, trek to Europe brings risk, heartbreakRead the original story

    50 min ago | KDWN

    This is the moment when Sandrine Koffi's dream of a new life in Europe ended - and her nightmare of an infant lost in the Macedonian night began. As club-wielding police closed in, the 31-year-old from Ivory Coast couldn't keep up with her fellow migrants.


  17. Varane to captain France against DanesRead the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago |

    Real Madrid defender Raphael Varane will wear the captain's armband in France's friendly with Denmark in Saint-Etienne on Sunday evening, coach Didier Deschamps confirmed on Saturday. It will be the third time in 19 appearances for his country that Varane has been skipper, following the friendly matches against Sweden and Serbia last autumn.


  18. Sipho 'Hotsix' Mabuse headlines first day of Cape Town Jazz ......Read the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | New Vision

    He is renowned as one of the godfathers of South African jazz; so it did not matter that he came on after 11pm, when people had been sanding for hours. The South African crowd was waiting for him, and gave a standing ovation when Sipho Mabuse took to the main stage at the 2015 Cape Town Jazz Festival.


  19. 23 'beheaded' in north-east Nigeria on eve of election: Lawmaker, nurseRead the original story w/Photo

    52 min ago | The Straits Times

    Suspected Boko Haram gunmen beheaded 23 people and set fire to homes in Buratai, north-east Nigeria, on the eve of Saturday's general elections, a federal lawmaker representing the area told AFP. "There was an attack on Buratai late Friday by gunmen suspected to be insurgents....They beheaded 23 people and set homes on fire," said Mohammed Adamu, who represents the town some 200km from Borno's capital Maiduguri.


  20. 6.0-magnitude earthquake strikes northern Chile: USGSRead the original story w/Photo

    52 min ago | The Straits Times

    There were no immediate reports of damage from the quake, which the USGS said hit at 1.36pm (12.36am Singapore time) at a depth of 109km around 40km north-east of the city of Calama.