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Wednesday, May 04, 2016
Ex-Michigan State player Keith Appling faces weapons charges
Authorities say former Michigan State basketball player Keith Appling faces charges including carrying a concealed weapon after he was found in possession of guns and marijuana in a Detroit suburb
Updated: 2 hours ago
Boyle's OT goal lifts Lightning past Islanders 5-4 in Game 3
Brian Boyle scored at 2:48 of overtime to lift the Tampa Bay Lightning to a 5-4 victory over the New York Islanders on Tuesday night for a 2-1 lead in their second-round series
Published: 05/04/16
Markets Right Now: Stocks move lower on Wall Street
Stocks are moving lower on Wall Street as investors are discouraged by signs of weakness in the U.S. job market and some weak corporate earnings
Updated: 3 hours ago
Teens kidnapped after high school prom fight off attacker
Authorities say two California teens kidnapped after their high school prom managed to escape when one of them wrested a gun away from their attacker and then pistol-whipped him
Updated: 3 hours ago
Meet the next sport of the modern age: Drone racing
Behold drone racing, a would-be sport in which men (and a few women) pilot remote-controlled copters on twisting courses at up to 80 miles an hour
Updated: 5 hours ago
Pakistani army chief confirms death sentences for 11 Taliban
Pakistan's army chief has signed off on the death sentences of 11 members of the Taliban
Updated: 10 hours ago
Indiana GOP voters chose Rep. Todd Young as Senate nominee
Indiana Republican voters have chosen Rep. Todd Young as their U.S. Senate nominee, opting for his pragmatic style over a tea party-backed congressman who boasted of his obstructionist stance in Washington
Published: 05/03/16
AP sources: Kasich to end bid for Republican nomination
Ohio Gov. John Kasich will end his bid for the Republican presidential nomination Wednesday, making Donald Trump the party's presumptive nominee, three campaign officials said.
Updated: 2 hours ago
Celebrities jam Havana streets for Chanel's Cuban takeover
Fashionistas and celebrities from around the world flock beneath klieg lights on a grand Havana colonial avenue transformed into a private runway for French fashion house Chanel
Published: 05/04/16
'Waiting for order to kill:' China video seeks army recruits
China's military is appealing to the younger generation with a slick new recruitment video featuring aircraft carriers, tanks and special forces troops, all set to a rousing rap-rock soundtrack
Updated: 10 hours ago
China military seeking recruits with flashy new video
China's military is appealing to the younger generation with a slick new recruitment video featuring aircraft carriers, tanks and special forces troops, all set to a rousing rap-rock soundtrack
Published: 05/04/16
Trump would need to sway broader group of voters in November
Nomination within his grasp, Donald Trump would need to win over a broader group of voters in November beyond those who have helped clear the Republican presidential field for him
Updated: 5 hours ago
Suzuki's pinch-hit helps Marlins beat Arizona 7-4
Ichiro Suzuki's two-run pinch-hit single put the Miami Marlins ahead in the sixth inning, and they rallied past the Arizona Diamondbacks 7-4 on Tuesday night
Published: 05/03/16
Snowfox and Seals swim teams of Sioux Falls merge into 1
Sioux Falls' top swim teams are combining into one
Updated: 5 hours ago
Swiss defense chief says hackers targeted his ministry
Switzerland's defense minister says his department was targeted by hackers in January and is indicating that the motive was industrial espionage
Updated: 7 hours ago