In South Sudan, Kerry Calls For End To Violence
South Sudan's President Salva Kiir, right, chats with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry as he greets Kerry at the President's Office in Juba, South Sudan, Friday, May 2, 2014. Kerry is urging South Sudan's warring government and rebel leaders to uphold a monthslong promise to embrace a cease-fire or risk the specter of genocide through continued ethnic killings. (AP Photo/Saul Loeb, Pool)

South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir, right, chats with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry as he greets Kerry at the President’s Office in Juba, South Sudan, Friday, May 2, 2014. Kerry is urging South Sudan’s warring government and rebel leaders to uphold a monthslong promise to embrace a cease-fire or risk the specter of genocide through continued ethnic killings. (AP Photo/Saul Loeb, Pool)

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Interpol, Philippines Bust Cyber Extortion Network

Interpol, Philippines Bust Cyber Extortion Network

MANILA, Philippines — Philippine police, backed by Interpol, have arrested dozens of suspected members of an online extortion syndicate who duped hundreds of victims worldwide into exposing themselves in front of webcams, including a Scottish teenager who committed suicide after being blackmailed, officials said Friday.

At least 58 Filipino suspects in the capital, Manila, and other cities were…

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Being Mayor, Player Aided Johnson In Sterling Push

Being Mayor, Player Aided Johnson In Sterling Push

In this photo taken on April 29, 2014, Sacramento, Calif., Mayor Kevin Johnson, at podium, with Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, left, speaks about the penalties imposed on Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling by the NBA at a news conference at Los Angeles City Hall. From second left are current and former NBA players Steve Nash, Norm Nixon and Tyson Chandler. Last year Johnson almost single-handedly kept the Kings NBA franchise in Sacramento, staging a late-game comeback to snatch the team away from a Seattle billionaire. This spring he began raising his national political profile by taking over as the head of the U.S. Conference of Mayors, then acting as spokesman for the NBA players as the controversy over racist remarks by the Clippers' owner threatened to throw the basketball league into turmoil. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

In this photo taken on April 29, 2014, Sacramento, Calif., Mayor Kevin Johnson, at podium, with Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, left, speaks about the penalties imposed on Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling by the NBA at a news conference at Los Angeles City Hall. From second left are current and former NBA players Steve Nash, Norm Nixon and Tyson Chandler. Last year Johnson almost…

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White House Was Right 8 Million Chose New Plan Under Health Law
FILE - In this April 17, 2014, file photo, President Barack Obama gestures as he speaks in the White House briefing room in Washington. Blue or red, a majority of states have exceeded their health care sign-up targets under Obama's law, something that would have been hard to imagine after last fall's botched rollout of insurance markets. But the administration's final numbers, released Thursday, May 1, also expose shortcomings, including subpar enrollment among Hispanics, the nation's largest minority group and also its least insured. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)

FILE – In this April 17, 2014, file photo, President Barack Obama gestures as he speaks in the White House briefing room in Washington. Blue or red, a majority of states have exceeded their health care sign-up targets under Obama’s law, something that would have been hard to imagine after last fall’s botched rollout of insurance markets. But the administration’s final numbers, released Thursday,…

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NBA Panel Agrees To Act Swiftly On Attempted Ouster Of Clippers Owner

NBA Panel Agrees To Act Swiftly On Attempted Ouster Of Clippers Owner

A photo cutout of Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling is seen among people standing in line for the NBA playoff game 5 between Golden State Warriors and Los Angeles Clippers at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California April 29, 2014. The National Basketball Association on Tuesday banned Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling from the game for life and fined him $2.5 million for racist comments that drew a storm of outrage from players, fans, commercial sponsors and even President Barack Obama.  REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni  (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT BASKETBALL SOCIETY)

A photo cutout of Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling is seen among people standing in line for the NBA playoff game 5 between Golden State Warriors and Los Angeles Clippers at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California April 29, 2014. The National Basketball Association on Tuesday banned Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling from the game for life and fined him $2.5 million for racist…

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U.S. Says Obamacare Enrollment Points To Stable Costs
Arminda Murillo, 54, reads a leaflet at a health insurance enrollment event in Cudahy, California March 27, 2014. More than 6 million people have now signed up for private insurance plans under President Barack Obama's signature healthcare law known as Obamacare, reflecting a surge in enrollments days before the March 31 deadline, the White House said on Thursday. More than 1 million people have signed up for Obamacare in California, according to the Los Angeles Times.  REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson (UNITED STATES - Tags: HEALTH POLITICS)

Arminda Murillo, 54, reads a leaflet at a health insurance enrollment event in Cudahy, California March 27, 2014. More than 6 million people have now signed up for private insurance plans under President Barack Obama’s signature healthcare law known as Obamacare, reflecting a surge in enrollments days before the March 31 deadline, the White House said on Thursday. More than 1 million people have…

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Toronto Mayor Takes Leave, Heads To Rehab Center
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford leaves his home early Thursday May 1, 2014, in Toronto. Ford will take an immediate leave of absence to seek help for alcohol, he said, as a report surfaced about a second video of the mayor smoking what appears to be crack cocaine. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Frank Gunn)

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford leaves his home early Thursday May 1, 2014, in Toronto. Ford will take an immediate leave of absence to seek help for alcohol, he said, as a report surfaced about a second video of the mayor smoking what appears to be crack cocaine. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Frank Gunn)

TORONTO — Toronto Mayor Rob Ford began a leave of absence and headed for a rehab center Thursday,…

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Oklahoma Took 51 Minutes To Find Vein In Execution
FILE - This June 29, 2011 file photo provided by the Oklahoma Department of Corrections shows Clayton Lockett. Oklahoma prison officials halted the execution of Lockett Tuesday, April 29, 2014,  after the delivery of a new three-drug combination failed to go as planned. Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin said Lockett had an apparent heart attack more than 40 minutes after the start of the execution. (AP Photo/Oklahoma Department of Corrections, File)

FILE – This June 29, 2011 file photo provided by the Oklahoma Department of Corrections shows Clayton Lockett. Oklahoma prison officials halted the execution of Lockett Tuesday, April 29, 2014, after the delivery of a new three-drug combination failed to go as planned. Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin said Lockett had an apparent heart attack more than 40 minutes after the start of the execution. (AP…

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Kiev: Forces ‘Helpless’ To Restore Order In East
A pro-Russian gunman guards an entrance of the Regional Prosecutor's Office building they seized on Tuesday in Luhansk, one of the largest cities in eastern, Ukraine, Wednesday, April 30, 2014. Pro-Russian gunmen have seized more administrative buildings in eastern Ukraine, further raising tensions in Ukraine's Russian-leaning regions shaken by separatist unrest. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)

A pro-Russian gunman guards an entrance of the Regional Prosecutor’s Office building they seized on Tuesday in Luhansk, one of the largest cities in eastern, Ukraine, Wednesday, April 30, 2014. Pro-Russian gunmen have seized more administrative buildings in eastern Ukraine, further raising tensions in Ukraine’s Russian-leaning regions shaken by separatist unrest. (AP Photo/Alexander…

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VIDEO: Pilgrims Flock to Rome for Double Papal Canonization

VIDEO: Pilgrims Flock to Rome for Double Papal Canonization

Pilgrims filled the streets of Rome and the Vatican ahead of Sunday’s double canonization for Popes John XXIII and John Paul II. Photo: AP

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VIDEO: Killer heels

Texas woman convicted of murdering boyfriend with stilletto heel. Katie Sargent reports

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VIDEO: SNTV - Daniel Craig Unexpectedly Pulls Out Of Movie

VIDEO: SNTV – Daniel Craig Unexpectedly Pulls Out Of Movie

James Bond actor Daniel Craig has quit the courtroom drama movie The Whole Truth just over a week before production started.

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China Ship Hears ‘Signal’; Unclear If Jet-RelatedA woman ties a message card for passengers aboard the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, at a shopping mall in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Saturday, April 5, 2014. Search teams racing against time to find the flight recorders from the missing Malaysia Airlines jet crisscrossed another patch of the Indian Ocean on Saturday, four weeks to the day after the airliner vanished. (AP Photo/Lai Seng Sin)View More On Front Street
China Ship Hears ‘Signal’; Unclear If Jet-Related
A woman ties a message card for passengers aboard the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, at a shopping mall in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Saturday, April 5, 2014. Search teams racing against time to find the flight recorders from the missing Malaysia Airlines jet crisscrossed another patch of the Indian Ocean on Saturday, four weeks to the day after the airliner vanished. (AP Photo/Lai Seng Sin)

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Afghans Flock To Polls To Vote For New LeaderAfghan men line up for registration process before they cast their votes at a polling station in Kabul, Afghanistan, Saturday, April 5, 2014. Afghans flocked to polling stations nationwide on Saturday, defying a threat of violence by the Taliban to cast ballots in what promises to be the nation’s first democratic transfer of power. (AP Photo/Massoud Hossaini)View More On Front Street
Afghans Flock To Polls To Vote For New Leader
Afghan men line up for registration process before they cast their votes at a polling station in Kabul, Afghanistan, Saturday, April 5, 2014. Afghans flocked to polling stations nationwide on Saturday, defying a threat of violence by the Taliban to cast ballots in what promises to be the nation’s first democratic transfer of power. (AP Photo/Massoud Hossaini)

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‘We’re All Paying:’ Heroin Spreads Misery In USIn this Monday, May 6, 2013 file photo, a drug addict prepares a needle to inject himself with heroin in front of a church in the Skid Row area of Los Angeles. The death of actor Philip Seymour Hoffman in February 2014 spotlighted the reality that heroin is no longer limited to the back alleys of American life. Once mainly a city phenomenon, the drug has spread to the country and suburbs. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)View More On Front Street
We’re All Paying:’ Heroin Spreads Misery In US
In this Monday, May 6, 2013 file photo, a drug addict prepares a needle to inject himself with heroin in front of a church in the Skid Row area of Los Angeles. The death of actor Philip Seymour Hoffman in February 2014 spotlighted the reality that heroin is no longer limited to the back alleys of American life. Once mainly a city phenomenon, the drug has spread to the country and suburbs. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

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