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Defence industry gets "fail grade" for anti-corruption - TRFN


2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs

Montreal Canadiens edge Ottawa Senators to advance to 2nd round of NHL playoffs - @globeandmail


South China Sea dispute

Chinese actions 'may undermine peace' in South China Sea, according to statement to be issued by ASEAN Summit - @AFP

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Iran nuclear program talks

US Secretary of State Kerry to meet with Iran Foreign Minister Zarif on Monday in New York - @Reuters

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2016 US elections

Republican activist Thomas Del Beccaro to seek Senate seat vacated by Sen. Barbara Boxer, D-Calif., in 2016 - @Reuters

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2016 US elections

Former President George W. Bush plans to stay off campaign trail, says voters do not like dynasties - @washingtonpost

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US Supreme Court hears same-sex marriage cases

Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson urges tolerance in same-sex marriage talks - @politico

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Eurozone financial crisis

German Chancellor, Greek PM agree to stay in touch to reach debt deal - @Reuters

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Official results show moderate Mustafa Akinci elected leader of breakaway Turkish Cypriots - @AP

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Al-Qaida hostages killed in US operation

Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., urges shifting drone program to Pentagon from CIA - @politico

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Clinton Foundation

Clinton Foundation: 'Yes, we made mistakes, as many organizations of our size do, but we are acting quickly to remedy them, and have taken steps to ensure they don't happen in the future' - statement

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2 shot dead by police during protests against President Pierre Nkurunziza in Burundi's capital, Red Cross says - @Reuters

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South Africa xenophobic unrest

South Africa says it is committed to friendly relations with Nigeria after it recalled ambassador to Pretoria in wake of anti-immigrant violence, says, 'it would be curious for a sisterly country to want to exploit such a painful episode for whatever agenda' - @Reuters

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Earthquake in South Asia, April 25, 2015

Report on state television says China has pledged 20 million yuan ($3.2 million) to aid Nepal with earthquake recovery - @cctvnews

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UK general election 2015

Labour leader Ed Miliband rules out a possible deal with the Scottish National Party following May 7 general election - @MarrShow

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Burundi police fire teargas at protesters against president Nkurunziza third term - @Reuters

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Earthquake in South Asia, April 25, 2015

Update: Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop releases statement saying embassy in Nepal has confirmed the safety of over 200 Australians - @SkyNewsAust

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Scarborough, Toronto, Ontario, CA

#BREAKING: Outgoing TO police chief Bill Blair hopes to run for federal Liberals in Scarborough in next election, report says #cdnpoli - @CityNews


Baltimore man dies after arrest, April 2015

Baltimore mayor and police commissioner denounce work of agitators at Freddie Gray protests - @BaltimoreSun

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2015 White House Correspondents' Association Dinner

Photo: President Obama laughs as Cecily Strong jokes that Sen. Tom Cotton is a US Senator and 'not a rabbit from an old, racist Disney cartoon' - @cmanduley

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