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Local News

Nevada rancher standoff turns on a states' rights debate
CBS News
Protest signs are posted along US. highway 170 protesting the closure of thousands of acres of Bureau of Land Management land that has been temporarily closed to round-up illegal cattle that are grazing south of Mesquite Nevada on April 10, 2014, ...


Nevada Cattle Roundup Halted In Public Land Dispute
Huffington Post
Hundreds of states' rights protesters, including militia members, showed up at corrals outside Mesquite to demand the animals' return to rancher Cliven Bundy. Some protesters were armed with handguns and rifles at the corrals and at an earlier nearby ...


TheBlaze.com

Armed Fed Agents and Snipers? Nevada Rancher Is Taking on the Gov't in a ...
TheBlaze.com
It's not our operation. There's no statement that has been issued about it.” But with or without the sheriff, Bundy remains defiant. A Bureau of Land Management ranger stands guard at the entrance of a staging area near Mesquite, Nev., Saturday, April ...
Nevada Rancher Threatens 'Range War' Against FedsABC News
Nevada rancher's son freed as BLM collects cattleSFGate
Defiant Nevada Rancher Faces Armed Federal Agents in Escalating ...Fox News (blog)
Richfield Reaper -The Republic -Elko Daily Free Press
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CBS News

Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy inspects cattle for damage by feds
CBS News
Bundy, whose family has operated a ranch since the 1870s southwest of Mesquite a few miles from the Utah line, does not recognize federal authority on the land that he insists belongs to Nevada. cliven-bundy-484181373.jpg. Rancher Cliven Bundy poses ...
Nevada Journalists: Conservative Media Darling Rancher Is Clearly "Breaking ...Media Matters for America (blog)
Nevada Rancher: 'The Founding Fathers Didn't Create A Government Like This'CBS Local
Cliven Bundy is part of a long tradition: corporate moochingMSNBC
Reno Gazette-Journal -El Estándar -GoLocalProv
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Exit 118 in Mesquite Approved by Federal Highway Administration
KCSG
(MESQUITE, Nev.) - The City of Mesquite, The Nevada Department of Transportation and the Regional Transportation Commission are pleased to announce that the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) has approved the installation of Exit 118 along ...

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Top Stories

Firstpost

Hundreds still missing in deadly Korea ferry accident
Reuters
JINDO, South Korea (Reuters) - Rescuers fought rising winds and waves on Thursday as they searched for hundreds of people, mostly teenage schoolchildren, still missing after a South Korean ferry capsized more than 24 hours ago. Coastguard and navy ...
Hope dims for survivors in South Korean ferry sinking as 287 still missingFox News
Fears rise for missing in SKorea ferry sinkingMiamiHerald.com
South Korea ferry sinking: 'I am sorry,' captain says as 287 still missingCNN
BBC News -Irish Times -The Hindu
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BBC News

Ukraine crisis: Crunch talks due in Geneva
BBC News
Russia, the United States, the European Union and Ukraine are due to meet in Geneva to try to reduce escalating tensions over eastern Ukraine. Deep disagreement over the issue has led to the worst crisis between the US and Russia since the Cold War.
Ukraine, US to alternately cajole, threaten RussiaChron.com
Kiev to demand that Russia disavows permission to use army in Ukraine World ...ITAR-TASS
Obama warns of 'consequences' for RussiaFox News
The Guardian -Reuters UK
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CNN International

Obama announces $600 million for job skills programs
Washington Post
April 16, 2014 5:01 PM EDT — President Obama announced two grant programs and pledged $600 million to train more Americans for jobs that may otherwise go unfilled. (The Washington Post) ...
Joe Biden joins InstagramPage Six
Obama touts "smarter" job training for workersCBS News
Joe Biden and his aviatorsCNN
Buffalo News
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Washington Post

Firetruck plows into LA-area cafe; 15 hurt
Washington Post
MONTEREY PARK, Calif. — A Monterey Park firetruck heading to a blaze collided with another engine and then plowed into restaurant, injuring 15 people including six firefighters, authorities said. The crash Wednesday afternoon ripped through the front of Lu ...
At least 15 hurt when firetrucks collide in Monterey ParkLos Angeles Times
A Fire Engine Crashes into a Chinese Restaurant in Monterey Park, Cali.TIME
14 hurt when 2 firetrucks collide near LAUSA TODAY
NBCNews.com -Fox News -MiamiHerald.com
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CNNMoney

Ousted Yahoo exec gets $58 million golden parachute
CNNMoney
Former chief operating officer Henrique de Castro left Yahoo with an severance package worth $58 million, according to a regulatory document filed Wednesday with the SEC. The golden parachute is among the most generous in history, and especially ...
Yahoo's de Castro got $58M for 15 months on jobStevenspointjournal
It's official: Yahoo's former no. 2 made a lot more than his bossNDTV
Chinese tech behemoth Alibaba planning US IPOThe Week Magazine
Los Angeles Times -CNET
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Sports

SFGate

Rotation has good week to fuel Giants' fine start
SFGate
The Giants had a pretty good first 15 games. Imagine how special they would have been had they synced their pitching and hitting. When one has been there, the other has not. Nonetheless, Wednesday night's 2-1 victory assured a second series victory ...
Dodgers' Paul Maholm has solid start in 2-1 loss to GiantsLos Angeles Times
Giants edge Dodgers againSports Network
Gants edge Dodgers with another one-run victoryLake County Record-Bee
WSOC Charlotte
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Washington Post

Ducks make an opening statement, defeat Dallas Stars, 4-3
Los Angeles Times
The Ducks uncorked the nearly yearlong energy that had been bottled up in their bid to atone for last year's first-round playoff elimination. And when they needed one last surge to stave off a furious Dallas Stars rally Wednesday at Honda Center, they ...
Ducks 4, Stars 3Reuters
NHL Playoffs: Ducks survive comeback scare against resilient StarsSI.com
Stars show inexperience early, desire late in 4-3 loss to DucksDallas Morning News
NHL.com -ESPN -Philly.com
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CTV News

Dale Weise's OT goal lifts Canadiens over Lightning in Game 1
ESPN
TAMPA, Fla. -- Down one goal, Montreal battled back -- twice. Up one, it faltered -- twice. Dale Weise then put the Tampa Bay Lightning away for the night. Weise scored 18:08 into overtime and Carey Price stopped nine shots in the extra period, giving the ...
Lightning can't linger on missed chances in Game 1 lossFOXSports.com
NHL: Playoff wins for Canadiens, Penguins and DucksSkySports
Briere gives another vintage playoff performanceNHL.com
Salt Lake Tribune -New York Times -SI.com
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ESPN

Chris Johnson joins Jets on reported two-year deal
SportingNews.com
Chris Johnson is a New York Jet. The free-agent running back is off the market after signing a two-year deal with the team on Thursday, ESPN's Adam Schefter reported. Johnson, released by the Tennessee Titans on April 4, made the decision after visiting ...
NY Jets land former Titan Chris Johnson to bolster running backsNew York Daily News
Johnson joins Jets' backfieldAsbury Park Press
Around sports: A&M QB Joeckel to transfer; 3 Ags arrestedHouston Chronicle
TheCelebrityCafe.com -USA TODAY -NESN.com
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New York Daily News

Kyle Lowry-to-Knicks trade that was vetoed by James Dolan may have helped ...
New York Daily News
The Knicks finished with 37 wins, one behind eighth-place Atlanta. Just two wins would have earned the Knicks a playoff spot. A trade with Toronto Raptors for Lowry could have made a difference. BY Frank Isola. NEW YORK DAILY NEWS. Published: ...
Raptors Lock Up Third Seed In LossESPN
Nets face Atlantic Division foe Raptors in first round of playoffsNew York Post
Smith scores 30 as Knicks edge RaptorsReuters
New York Times -TSN -USA TODAY
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National News

Washington Post

Firetruck plows into LA-area cafe; 15 hurt
seattlepi.com
MONTEREY PARK, Calif. (AP) — A Monterey Park firetruck heading to a blaze collided with another engine and then plowed into restaurant, injuring 15 people including six firefighters, authorities said. The crash Wednesday afternoon ripped through the front ...
At least 15 hurt when firetrucks collide in Monterey ParkLos Angeles Times
A Fire Engine Crashes into a Chinese Restaurant in Monterey Park, Cali.TIME
14 hurt when 2 firetrucks collide near LAUSA TODAY
Inland Empire News -Fox News -NBCNews.com
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Politico

Obama, Biden to announce $600 million for jobs grant
Chicago Daily Herald
WASHINGTON -- Striving to show action on jobs, President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden are hitting the road to trumpet $600 million in new competitive grants to spur creation of targeted training and apprenticeship programs that could help ...
Obama announces $600 million for job skills programsWashington Post
Bidengram: Joe Biden makes his Instagram debut in styleNew York Daily News
Obama offers $600M for job trainingToledo Blade
Fox News -Press Herald -Los Angeles Times
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Chron.com

EWU student reveals hometown's shock from mudslide devastation
The Easterner
Garcia is from Arlington, Wash., which is just 12 miles west of Oso, Wash., where a massive mudslide devastated the small town and took the lives of at least 36 people as of April 11, according to the Snohomish County Medical Examiner's Office. She was ...
Death toll in Washington mudslide hits 39Washington Post
Death toll in Washington mudslide rises to 39 as medical examiner works to ...The Tribune

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Feds: No evidence marathon bombing suspect knew of brother's alleged role in ...
Fox News
BOSTON – Federal prosecutors have told a judge they have no evidence that Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR' tsahr-NEYE'-ehv) knew about his brother's alleged role in a triple slaying in Waltham two years before the ...

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CNN

Newly released video shows moment of deadly West, Texas, blast
CNN
(CNN) -- Jeff Tobola had just wrapped up another work day and picked up his son in West, Texas, when he heard the city's fertilizer plant was on fire. Why not check it out? "I noticed I could see the flames," Tobola said. "I went like, yeah, that's a good sized fire, ...
Signs of healing in Texas town a year after deadly plant blastReuters
Texas town recovering year after deadly blastSTLtoday.com

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Business News

CNNMoney

Ousted Yahoo exec gets $58 million golden parachute
CNNMoney
Former chief operating officer Henrique de Castro left Yahoo with an severance package worth $58 million, according to a regulatory document filed Wednesday with the SEC. The golden parachute is among the most generous in history, and especially ...
Marissa Mayer aims to persuade Apple to choose Yahoo over Google: ReportsEconomic Times
Yahoo's de Castro got $58M for 15 months on jobStevenspointjournal
Marissa Mayer's Secret Plan to Get Apple to Dump Google and Default to Yahoo ...CNBC.com
CNET
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Chron.com

Stocks gain for 3rd consecutive day
Jackson Clarion Ledger
Investors drove stock prices to their highest level in a week Wednesday, encouraged by a crop of corporate earnings and reassuring U.S. and Chinese economic data. SHARECONNECTTWEETCOMMENTEMAILMORE. Investors drove stock prices to their ...
US Stocks Close Higher for Third Day in a RowABC News
U.S. stocks rise on Yahoo earnings, data; Dow gains 1.00%NASDAQ
US STOCKS-Wall St gains on Yellen comments and Yahoo; BofA fallsReuters
MarketWatch -Los Angeles Times
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Economic Times

Google earnings disappoint; analysts ask how much can it continue to grow
Economic Times
Internet users are migrating to mobile devices, but ads on phones and tablets still do not have the familiarity and appeal they do on bigger computers. (). Vol: shares traded. (). Vol: shares traded. Prices | Financials | Company Info | Reports. ET SPECIAL:.
Google stock sinks as mobile struggles continueCNNMoney
Google's earnings less than forecastBoston Globe
Despite 19% Revenue Growth, Google Again Disappoints Investors In Q1Forbes
Irish Independent -Bloomberg -Business Today
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Chron.com

AmEx Profit Surpasses Estimates as Customer Spending Increases
Businessweek
American Express Co. (AXP:US), the biggest U.S. credit-card issuer by purchases, posted a first-quarter profit that beat analysts' estimates as customer spending climbed. Net income increased 12 percent to $1.43 billion, or $1.33 a share, from $1.28 billion, ...
Leash on expenses helps AmEx counter muted user spendingReuters
AmEx posts higher 1Q profit as spending picks upChron.com
American Express profit rises; sales falls shortMarketWatch

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Livemint

Asian stocks creep ahead, tech sector a drag
Reuters
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian share markets crept higher on Thursday as dovish comments from the head of the U.S. Federal Reserve lifted Wall Street while weighing on the dollar, with trade light heading into the Easter holidays. Disappointing results from ...
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks creep ahead, tech sector a dragReuters Africa
Momentum fades in Asian boursesFinancial Times
Asia stocks fail to match Wall Street gainsNew Zealand Herald

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Elections

MiamiHerald.com

Fox News Poll: Christie, Bush and Paul are top GOP picks -- today -- for 2016
Fox News
This split photo shows Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., left, N.J. Gov. Chris Christie, center and former Fla. Gov. Jeb Bush, right.AP. Yes, it's a bit early to talk about the 2016 election. It's just too much fun not to do it. You're welcome. With about 20 months to go before ...
Schumer on 2016 White House race: Hillary's the one, Christie could be ...SILive.com
Poll: 91 percent say Hillary Clinton will be nominee in 2016Chicago Sun-Times
Poll: Voters by 3-to-1 say media will help Hillary Clinton over a GOP foeWashington Examiner
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel -The Courier-Journal (blog)
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New York Daily News

New York joins campaign to end Electoral College role in presidential elections
New York Daily News
Gov. Cuomo signed off on the National Popular Vote Compact, agreeing to award the state's electoral college votes to the presidential candidate that wins the national popular vote. BY Glenn Blain. DAILY NEWS ALBANY BUREAU. Wednesday, April 16, 2014 ...
National Popular Vote: New York State Climbs AboardNew Yorker (blog)
State Legislature Votes to Join Growing National Popular Vote MovementNY1
NY Gov. Cuomo Signs Popular-Vote CompactNewsmax.com
New York Sun -Slate Magazine (blog) -RenewAmerica
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Kingsport Times News

2 senior House Democrats pressing for larger inquiry into anti-union vote by ...
GlobalPost
The Canadian Press April 4, 2014 8:34 April 4, 2014 8:34. 2 senior House Democrats pressing for larger inquiry into anti-union vote by Tenn. VW workers. Placard Enlarge. (Globalpost/GlobalPost). Please support our site by enabling javascript to view ads.
Volkswagen SUV Decision Could Come Soon, Executive SaysWall Street Journal
Despite subpoena, Corker won't attend hearing over VW voteThe Tennessean
Congress Has Questions About Haslam's VW IncentivesWPLN (blog)
NewsChannel5.com -Arizona Daily Sun
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Politico

Ted Cruz endorses TW Shannon in Oklahoma
Politico
Ted Cruz waded into a contested open-seat primary in Oklahoma on Wednesday, endorsing former Oklahoma House Speaker T.W. Shannon over Rep. James Lankford. Though Cruz has shied away from endorsing Republican Senate incumbents locked in ...
Oklahoma Republican Senate hopefuls tout conservative credentials during forumNewsOK.com
Oklahoma's US Senate candidates speak on panelEnid News & Eagle
Okla. Senate OKs 3rd grade reading law changesKTUL
Roll Call -USA TODAY
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La Prensa

Election Day FAQ
Lincoln Journal Star
...? * Partisan races will not appear on ballots. Under a new law, Republican and Democratic candidates in certain county races will advance to the general election without appearing on the primary ballot if they are uncontested. This could make the ballots ...
Opinion: Advisory email would be useful for student votersThe Daily Tar Heel
Monday is final day to register to vote in May 20 electionsThe Augusta Chronicle
Democracy works only if we participateCincinnati.com
WTVY, Dothan -Southern Maryland Online
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