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  • Egypt's most prominent activist to be released

    CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's most prominent activist, who is facing a retrial on a 15-year prison sentence for violating the country's draconian protest law, was granted release on bail on Monday, lawyers and relatives said. Lawyer Mohammed Abdel-Aziz said that blogger Alaa Abdel-Fattah, a vocal...

  • Coroner: bitcoin exchange CEO committed suicide

    SINGAPORE (AP) — A Singapore Coroner's Court has found that the American CEO of a virtual currency exchange committed suicide earlier this year in Singapore because of work and personal issues. The death on Feb. 26 death of 28-year-old Autumn Radtke triggered media interest because it occurred...

  • Eurozone economic growth forecast cut

    FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — A major international organization has cut its growth forecast for the countries that use the euro and says the troubled currency union needs even more stimulus from the central bank and governments. The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Develop, a think tank...

  • Cognizant buying TriZetto for $2.7 billion

    TEANECK, N.J. (AP) — Cognizant is buying health care software company TriZetto for $2.7 billion in cash. Privately held TriZetto Corp. is based in Englewood, Colorado. The company and its 3,700 workers will join Cognizant's existing health care information technology business. Cognizant...

  • Chicago teen charged as adult in sexual assault

    CHICAGO (AP) — A 17-year-old boy who sexually assaulted a pregnant college student and locked her in the trunk of a car has been charged as an adult with aggravated criminal sexual assault, a state's attorney said. The teenager was ordered held without bond Sunday after police arrested him...

  • Wheeling police car hits, kills pedestrian

    WHEELING, Ill. (AP) — An on-duty officer in a squad car has struck and killed a 20-year-old pedestrian in a northwestern Chicago suburb, Wheeling police said. The officer hit the man with his SUV early Sunday, police said. The Cook County medical examiner's office said the man was pronounced...

  • 2 men found dead outside Jacksonville warehouse

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say an investigation is underway after two men were found dead next to a Jacksonville warehouse. A driver spotted the bodies early Monday while making a U-turn and called the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office. Investigators told the First Coast News...

  • 1 Fantasy 5 player wins $181,802.29 jackpot

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — One "Fantasy 5" game player has selected all five winning numbers to win a jackpot worth $181,802.29. Florida Lottery officials said Monday that the winning ticket was purchased in North Bay Village. The 268 tickets matching four numbers won $109 each. Another 8,615...

  • A Scottish 'Yes' also means exit from EU, NATO

    BRUSSELS (AP) — If Scottish voters this week say Yes to independence, not only will they tear up the map of Great Britain, they'll shake the twin pillars of Western Europe's postwar prosperity and security — the European Union and the U.S.-led NATO defense alliance. In breaking away from the...

  • Beckham urges Scottish voters to keep union

    LONDON (AP) — David Beckham is urging voters in Scotland to vote against independence. In an open letter released by the "Let's Stay Together" campaign, the former England football captain says "my sincere hope is that you will vote to renew our historic bond which has been such a success over...

  • Uganda holds 6 terror suspects, seizes explosives

    KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — At least six terror suspects were arrested over the weekend in a raid on an al-Shabab cell that was apparently plotting an attack in this East African country, a Ugandan military spokesman said Monday. Explosives were seized from the suspects, all of whom are of Somali...

  • Danish TDC to buy Norway's Get for $2.2 billion

    HELSINKI (AP) — Danish TDC telecom group says it plans to acquire Norway's leading cable TV company Get AS, in a deal valued at 13.8 billion kroner ($2.2 billion). TDC says the transaction would provide "considerable synergy opportunities" and will make it Scandinavia's largest communication...

  • Greenwood airport joint agreement vote coming

    GREENWOOD, Miss. (AP) — A proposed joint operations agreement for the Greenwood-Leflore Airport Board appears on its way for quick approval by a majority of the Greenwood City Council this week. The Greenwood Commonwealth reports (http://bit.ly/YKSYTK ) the proposed agreement, which cleared the...

  • Cornell University starts celebrating 150 years

    ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) — Cornell University is starting it's 150th-anniversary celebration. The central New York school turns 150 on April 27. But the Ithaca Journal reports (http://ithacajr.nl/1s8CrzT ) that the celebration kicked off Friday with a Big Red lighting ceremony at the Empire State...

  • US creating programs to counter extremists

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department is launching a series of pilot programs to deal with American extremists intent on joining the fighting in countries like Syria and Iraq. Attorney General Eric Holder says in a video message released Monday that the pilot programs will involve religious...



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