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CNN – Nigerians go to the polls Saturday to determine who will lead Africa’s most populous nation. The stakes are high in this election as...

Yahoo Finance – Crude oil (New York Mercantile Exchange: @CL15M) surged 4 percent on Thursday, as a military conflict in Yemen led to market-boosting geopolitical...

The Daily Beast – French prosecutors claimed Thursday that an unnamed pilot deliberately crashed Germanwings Flight 9525 into the Alps, killing 150 people.The co-pilot showed...

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National Post – The Conservatives have used a pile-driver to make the point that they are the party that will ensure jobs, growth and long-term...

BBC News – A huge queue has formed in central Singapore as thousands wait to pay tribute to late statesman Lee Kuan Yew lying in...

Fox News – The job description of Apple retail employees will soon change. Aside from educating customers on the intricacies of using iCloud, Apple personnel...

CBC News – Foreign Affairs Minister Rob Nicholson is defending the government against criticism that it hasn’t put enough emphasis on humanitarian and diplomatic measures...

Reuters – Google Inc hired Morgan Stanley Chief Financial Officer Ruth Porat as its own finance chief, a sign Google is aiming to rein in...

AP – Passengers with moments to live screamed in terror and the pilot frantically pounded on the locked cockpit door as a 27-year-old German co-pilot...

BBC News – PayPal has agreed to pay $7.7m (£5.1m) to the US government following claims it allowed payments that violated sanctions against Iran, Cuba...

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Saudi Arabia Attacks Yemen

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AP – Saudi Arabia began airstrikes Wednesday against Houthi rebel positions in Yemen, vowing that the Sunni kingdom will do “anything necessary” to restore a...

Reuters – Investigators have retrieved cockpit voice recordings from one of the black boxes of the German Airbus plane that smashed into the Alps, killing...

CNN – Wall Street is no longer cheering bad economic news.   The Dow dropped 292 points and the S&P 500 declined almost 1.5% after the...

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The Guardian – The director of the Wellcome Trust has rejected calls from a Guardian campaign to shift the charitable foundation’s investments out of the...

AP — Lionel Messi tops France Football magazine’s list of richest players for the fifth time in six years after hitting an estimated 65 million...

Jerusalem Post – Government officials on Wednesday downplayed reports that the State Department was preparing a document to submit to Congress that would subtract money...