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Canada wildfire: Oamaru man watched as tens of thousands of residents fled A former Oamaru man stood and watched as tens of thousands of Fort McMurray residents fled an out-of-control wildfire burning the city in northern Alberta, Canada.Craig Rowland, a Waitaki Boys' High School old boy, and his family... New Zealand Herald 17 hours ago
Overnight, California Republicans lose the promise of a competitive primary and high turnout With Kasich and Cruz out, the California GOP primary turns moot May 5 2016, 4:04 AM Some Republicans start accepting Donald Trump as their candidate while the Democratic candidates stay focused on the California primary. Bernie Sanders is losing his powerful fundraising heading into California... L.A. Times 2 hours ago
Hillary Clinton defends Megyn Kelly, Carly Fiorina in outlining how she will run as a woman against Trump Hillary Clinton frequently mentions on the campaign trail she is a grandmother and presents herself as someone who would be a history-maker should she be elected Nov. 8 as the first female president of the United States. Clinton said Wednesday that if, as expected, she faces Donald Trump in a.. L.A. Times 4 hours ago
HILLARY CLINTON »
Essential Politics: A conversation with Hillary Clinton I’m Christina Bellantoni, and this is Essential Politics.
It was a whirlwind day in politics, from the rapidly evolving presidential race to major policy shifts at the state level.
In a chat Wednesday with the Los Angeles Times, Hillary Clinton outlined her views on the.. L.A. Times 4 hours ago
CAPTAIN AMERICA »
With 'Captain America: Civil War,' Sebastian Stan crosses over from parts unknown As a child, Sebastian Stan occupied more countries than most people do houses. At the age of 8, he moved from his native Romania to Vienna, and then, four years later, to New York.
Now 33, Stan doesn't think all that dislocation was always healthy. But it may have given him a certain.. L.A. Times 4 hours ago
LAW VIOLATES / NORTH CAROLINA »
U.S. government: North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rights The U.S. Justice Department says a North Carolina law that limits protections for LGBT people violates federal civil rights laws.
The Obama administration Wednesday put North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory on notice that state officials must confirm by Monday that they will not comply with or.. L.A. Times 18 hours ago
NORTH KOREA »
Rare Party Congress in North Korea Is Coronation for Leader Now that North Korea claims to be a nuclear power, some analysts expect Kim Jong-un, the country’s leader, to shift more attention to the economy. NYTimes.com 2 hours ago
Ready to quit if majority in Parliament lost: Nepal PM Oli *Kathmandu, May 5 (ANI): Nepal's Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli today said he is ready to quit if he lost majority in the Parliament.* ANI News 2 hours ago