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Ukraine crisis: Crimea leader appeals to Putin for help – BBC News

BBC NewsThe new pro-Moscow leader of Ukraine’s autonomous Crimea region has asked Russian President Vladimir Putin for help to ensure peace. A Kremlin source said it would “not leave unnoticed” the request from Sergiy Aksyonov. US President Barack Obama …Ukraine says Russia has sent in troops, Obama appeals to PutinReutersUkraine Refuses to Act Against Russian […]

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Ellen DeGeneres hopes ‘to make people happy’ as Oscars host – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsEllen DeGeneres talked to Robin Roberts about the ‘delicate balance’ of hosting the Oscars. When Ellen DeGeneres takes the stage on Sunday as the host of the 86th Academy Awards, she’ll have one goal in mind. “My intentions are to make people happy,” …17 fun facts about the Academy AwardsUSA TODAYLos Angeles […]

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Former NFL safety Darren Sharper surrenders to police in Los Angeles rape case – Fox News

Fox NewsFormer NFL safety Darren Sharper turned himself into Los Angeles police late Thursday, after being charged in an arrest warrant in New Orleans alleging he and another man raped two women in the Louisiana city last year. Sharper, 38, had already been …Ex-NFL star arrested in Los Angeles on New Orleans rape warrantReutersDarren Sharper […]

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Venezuela Protests Continue, National Guardsman Killed – Voice of America

Voice of AmericaAnti-government protesters continued to clash with Venezuela’s security forces overnight, as violent street demonstrations dragged into the third day of a national holiday. Scattered barricades blocked streets Saturday in the capital, Caracas, as student …Foreigners detained in VenezuelaSky News AustraliaMaduro Reaches Out to Critics as Venezuelan Death Toll IncreasesBusinessweekAnti-government protests continue in VenezuelaThe […]

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Foreigners detained as Venezuela protesters, security clash – Business Recorder

Business Recorderimage CARACAS: At least 41 people, including foreign reporters, were arrested in Caracas late Friday as security forces battled protesters angry at the policies of Venezuela’s leftist government. National Guard security forces blasted the student-led …Maduro Reaches Out to Critics as Venezuelan Death Toll IncreasesBusinessweekAnti-government protests continue in VenezuelaThe HinduVenezuela student protest in Caracas […]

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Philip Seymour Hoffman’s death ruled accidental – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesPhilip Seymour Hoffman, who won the hearts of fans and fellow actors during decades of an award-winning career, accidentally died of a deadly mix of drugs, New York medical officials announced Friday. The office of New York’s chief medical examiner said …Hoffman died from accidental ‘speedball’ overdose, examiner saysAtlanta Journal ConstitutionPhilip Seymour Hoffman […]

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Analysis: Ryan Miller trade could set off chain reaction – NHL.com

NHL.comThe Buffalo Sabres made the 2014 NHL Trade Deadline a lot more interesting in one fell swoop Friday night. As expected, the Sabres moved one of the biggest assets on the market in goaltender and franchise icon Ryan Miller, setting off a potential feeding …Preview: Sharks at SabresReutersSabres down SharksSports NetworkNHL CapsulesWashington PostBuffalo News –New […]

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Philip Seymour Hoffman autopsy reveals overdose – TheCelebrityCafe.com

TheCelebrityCafe.comNew York medical examiner’s office reveals the death of actor Philip Seymour Hoffman was due to an overdose of mixed drugs. The death has been ruled an accident, and was due to a mixture of heroin, cocaine, amphetamines, and benzodiazepines, reports …Philip Seymour Hoffman died from cocktail of legal and illegal drugsTelegraph.co.ukPhilip Seymour Hoffman died […]

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Officials seize ancient Roman sarcophagus lid in New York City – CBS News

CBS NewsHomeland Security investigators stand by a crate containing an ancient Roman sculpture seized at a warehouse in the Queens borough of New York, Friday, Feb. 28, 2014. Authorities said in a complaint filed in federal court Thursday that the marble …Agents seize ancient Roman sarcophagus lid in Queensmyfoxny.com all 45 news articles …read more […]

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Obama warns Russia: There will be costs to any military intervention in the Ukraine – Haaretz

HaaretzUkraine has reported that Russian forces have taken control of Crimea’s airports and had flown 2,000 troops into the region; Russia said any troop movement was in keeping with its agreements with the country. By Reuters, The Associated Press and Haaretz …President Obama warns Russia to stay out of Ukraine or face ‘costs’ for military […]

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Death toll from Venezuela street protests rises to 18 – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.ukScattered barricades blocked streets and protesters battled police in some Caracas neighbourhoods Friday even while life went on as usual in others as a political standoff persisted through the second day of national holidays. In spite of the long weekend …Slum Dwellers in Caracas Ask, What Protests?New York TimesMaduro sends Venezuelans to beach in bid […]

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Philip Seymour Hoffman died from cocktail of legal and illegal drugs – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.ukActor Philip Seymour Hoffman died of an accidental drug overdose with a cocktail of legal and illegal substances in his system, according to the New York Medical Examiner’s office. The cause of death was given on Friday afternoon as an acute mixture of …Philip Seymour Hoffman died from lethal drug mixReality TV WorldCoroner: Philip Seymour […]

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NY Rangers and Dan Girardi agree on six-year, $33 million contract extension – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsPHILADELPHIA — One down, one to go. Rangers defenseman Dan Girardi agreed to terms on Friday to a six-year, $33 million contract extension to remain with the only NHL team he’s ever known through the 2019-20 season, removing any doubt about his …Rangers Secure Girardi for Six More YearsWall Street JournalDan Girardi […]

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New York Will Consider Nonlethal Ways to Reduce Swan Population – New York Times

New York TimesA proposal to eradicate mute swans in New York State by killing them met such a backlash that New York Department of Environmental Conservation announced on Friday that it would consider nonlethal means to control the invasive birds. Swans were …New York swans won’t be slaughteredNew York PostNew York’s mute swans earn stay […]

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Slum Dwellers in Caracas Ask, What Protests? – New York Times

New York TimesAntigovernment protesters blocking a street in San Cristóbal, in western Venezuela, decorated their barrier like a beach scene. Credit Meridith Kohut for The New York Times. the main story. the main story. …Jailed Venezuela protest leader mocks Maduro’s talksReutersFrom Prison, Former Mayor Galvanizes Venezuela OppositionWall Street JournalScott, Rubio boost sanctions push, bash Obama […]

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Philip Seymour Hoffman’s cause of death determined – Reality TV World

Reality TV WorldThe results of Philip Seymour Hoffman’s autopsy have been released nearly four weeks after the actor’s death. ADVERTISEMENT. According to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner of New York City via Us Weekly the 46-year-old actor died of “accidental …Hoffman Killed by Toxic Mix of Drugs, Official ConcludesNew York TimesNYC Official: Hoffman […]

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Rebuilding Buffalo Sabres trade goalie Ryan Miller, Steve Ott to St. Louis Blues – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsPHILADELPHIA – The St. Louis Blues and Buffalo Sabres swung open the doors to the 2014 NHL trade season with a blockbuster deal on Friday night. The rebuilding Sabres sent No. 1 goalie Ryan Miller and captain Steve Ott to the Stanley Cup hopeful …Blues-bound Miller ‘thankful to everybody in Buffalo’NHL.comRyan Miller […]