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Ted Cruz-Donald Trump fight boils over in Indiana

CNN - ‎2 hours ago‎
(CNN) Ted Cruz couldn't take it anymore. After weeks of personal attacks from Donald Trump, including fresh insinuations that his father was associated with Lee Harvey Oswald, Cruz boiled over Tuesday.
Insults fly in GOP race as Cruz hits 'amoral' Trump, front-runner cites tabloid story
Ted Cruz Unburdens Himself: 'What I Really Think of Donald Trump'
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CPS updates policies for transgender students and employees

Chicago Tribune - ‎2 hours ago‎
Transgender and gender non-conforming students and employees will be able to use restrooms and locker rooms that match their gender identity under an updated policy announced Tuesday by Chicago Public Schools.
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Another Aleppo Hospital Is Hit, This Time on Government-Held Side

New York Times - ‎38 minutes ago‎
BEIRUT, Lebanon - Insurgent shelling hit a maternity hospital in the government-held section of the Syrian city of Aleppo on Tuesday, according to state media and footage from the scene, underscoring what rights groups are calling a growing disregard ...
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NTSB cites 'ineffective inspection and maintenance practices' as causes of fatal 2015 Metro smoke incident

Washington Post - ‎4 hours ago‎
The probable cause for Metro's fatal Jan. 12, 2015 L'Enfant Plaza smoke incident was “a prolonged short circuit that consumed power system components” resulting from the transit agency's “ineffective inspection and maintenance practices,” the National ...
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No celebration on World Press Freedom Day: Journalists face murders, keep working

Chicago Tribune - ‎7 hours ago‎
Turkey's main journalism association called World Press Freedom Day one for reflection, solidarity and "finding a way out" of the rapidly deteriorating state of media freedom in the country.
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World Press Freedom Day comes amid tough times for journalists

USA TODAY - ‎22 hours ago‎
Verbal attacks by presidential candidates in the U.S., new security laws in Europe and increased surveillance of information are some of the new challenges journalists face today, media freedom advocates said on the eve of World Press Freedom Day.

First Amendment: Let's celebrate 'our' World Press Freedom Day

Gazettextra - ‎3 hours ago‎
A mouthful, to be sure. But an accurate reflection. The just-updated World Press Freedom Map at the Newseum now shows—based on the new report by the nonpartisan group Freedom House—that six of every seven people live in nations where the press is ...
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Turkish Columnist on Trial on World Press Freedom Day

U.S. News & World Report - ‎7 hours ago‎
ISTANBUL (AP) - A Turkish columnist has appeared in court on World Press Freedom Day, accused of insulting President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
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'Miracle' as baby girl rescued after 80 hours in rubble of Kenyan building

CNN - ‎3 hours ago‎
Nairobi, Kenya (CNN) A baby girl was rescued Tuesday after 80 hours trapped in the rubble of a collapsed residential building in the Kenyan capital, in what emergency workers are hailing as a miracle.
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Israeli who burned Palestinian teen alive sentenced to life in prison

Washington Post - ‎1 hour ago‎
JERUSALEM - The ringleader who kidnapped and burned alive a Palestinian teenager two years ago - a revenge killing that shocked many here because of its savagery - was sentenced Tuesday to life in prison plus 20 years.
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Ex-FBI agent admits to stealing thousands to buy cars, cosmetic surgery

Washington Post - ‎20 minutes ago‎
A former FBI special agent pleaded guilty this week to stealing more than $100,000 that was initially seized during investigations - money that he admitted was used to buy cars and cosmetic surgery.
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U.S. Warns Shkreli May Face More Charges in Securities Case

Bloomberg - ‎3 hours ago‎
Disgraced drug company founder Martin Shkreli isn't rushing to have his next showdown with the government. The 33-year-old former executive asked a judge to wait before setting a trial date for his securities fraud case because he could soon face more ...
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The Latest: Man suspected in 3 fatal Florida shootings dead

Washington Post - ‎59 minutes ago‎
GREEN COVE SPRINGS, Fla. - The Latest on the fatal shooting of three people in Florida (all times local): 2:45 p.m.. Authorities say a man suspected in the slayings of three people in Florida has died of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.
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Connecticut State Legislature Passes Gun Control Bill Aimed at Protecting Victims of Domestic Violence

ABC News - ‎19 minutes ago‎
Victims of domestic violence in Connecticut will receive additional protections with the passing of a bill aimed at prohibiting those who are subject to a temporary restraining order from possessing firearms, thus eliminating a critical window of time ...
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These Successful Men Think Trump Should Be President

Daily Caller - ‎1 hour ago‎
thought that he could up the stakes in the endorsement primary leading up to Indiana, as he decided to name Carly Fiorina as his running mate.
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Donald Trump's sports campaign isn't stupid without a stupid mistake

Sporting News - ‎1 hour ago‎
May 3, 2016 3:09pm EDT May 3, 2016 3:09pm EDT For all the things said and done on the campaign trail, this isn't a stupid strategy.
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The Latest: Long lines mean waits for some Indiana voters

Miami Herald - ‎41 minutes ago‎
The Latest on Tuesday's Indiana primary election (all times local): 3:21 p.m.. Strong voter turnout in a heavily Republican suburban Indianapolis county created some long waits for voters casting ballots in Tuesday's Indiana primary.
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Answers to your questions about the Times' purchase of the Tampa Tribune

Tampabay.com - ‎1 hour ago‎
Here are some questions and answers for readers about the sale of the Tampa Tribune to the Tampa Bay Times. Related News/Archive. Tampa Bay Times gets contract to print Tampa Tribune.
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Verizon strikers take their fight to shareholders

CNNMoney - ‎1 hour ago‎
The Communication Workers of America, who have been on strike since April 13, say they will want shareholders to vote to cap executive pay and shares.
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Global stocks slide on global growth worries; US yields fall

Reuters - ‎1 hour ago‎
NEW YORK Stock markets worldwide fell on Tuesday after weak Chinese and British factory data rekindled fears of slowing global growth, sending benchmark Treasury yields to nearly two-week lows.
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U.S. Auto Sales' Record April Doesn't Contain Unease

Bloomberg - ‎2 hours ago‎
The U.S. may be the lone bright spot in an otherwise sluggish global economy as American consumers continue to buy expensive new vehicles at record levels.
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Fitbit CEO disses Apple Watch

CNET - ‎4 hours ago‎
Fitbit, the leading maker of wearables, says it purposely keeps its focus narrow. Sarah Tew/CNET. Fitbit wearables lack the features found in smartwatches such as the Apple Watch.
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Brazilian Judge Lifts WhatsApp Ban

Wall Street Journal - ‎50 minutes ago‎
RIO DE JANEIRO—A Brazilian judge overturned a ban on Facebook Inc.'s WhatsApp in Brazil on Tuesday, restoring service to the millions of Brazilians who use the messaging app about 24 hours after a different judge blocked it.
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Wall Street values Tesla Motors at $620000 per car

Reuters - ‎1 hour ago‎
SAN FRANCISCO Company founder and CEO Elon Musk may not mention Tesla Motors Inc's (TSLA.O) stock price when his electric car company gives its latest financial update on Wednesday, but it will be front and center for investors divided over its ...
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Twitter's New Connect Tab Will Help You Find People To Follow

Android Headlines - Android News - ‎46 minutes ago‎
Twitter is a self-curated service, like most social networks. You only get new posts from accounts that you choose to follow. While you may follow friends and family, celebrities you're a fan of and companies you buy from, you could easily end up at a ...
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Cops Got Unverified Tip About Prince and Cocaine in 2011

NBCNews.com - ‎2 hours ago‎
Minnesota police have released more logs of 911 calls about Prince - including a 2011 tip from a woman who said she was concerned about his "cocaine habits.
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How Crossbones Factors Into Captain America: Civil War

Cinema Blend - ‎52 minutes ago‎
There's a mild spoiler for Captain America: Civil War in this story, so proceed with caution if you don't want to know. It's no secret that Captain America: Civil War will acknowledge everything that has come before it in the Marvel Cinematic Universe ...
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Terron Armstead, Saints agree to 5-year extension

NFL.com - ‎9 minutes ago‎
The New Orleans Saints are rewarding one of the NFL's most promising young offensive linemen. Left tackle Terron Armstead is signing a five-year extension that will keep him in New Orleans through 2021, a source involved with the deal told NFL Media ...
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Source: Pablo Sandoval set to miss rest of year after shoulder surgery

ESPN - ‎19 hours ago‎
If Pablo Sandoval is going to win back his job with the Boston Red Sox, it won't be until at least next season. Sandoval will undergo surgery on his left shoulder this week, the team announced Monday after the third baseman received a second opinion ...
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Rafael Nadal beats Andrey Kuznetsov to reach 3rd round at Madrid Masters

USA TODAY - ‎2 hours ago‎
MADRID (AP) - Rafael Nadal defeated Andrey Kuznetsov 6-3, 6-3 on Tuesday to win his 11th consecutive match this year and advance to the third round of the Madrid Masters.
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Don't cry over Game 2's officiating nightmare, the Spurs certainly won't

CBSSports.com - ‎4 hours ago‎
If you want to wring your hands, feel free. You can cry into your cereal, post tweets or website comments of outrage, kick, yell, scream ... do whatever you want in the wake of Monday night's officiating chaos at the end of Spurs-Thunder Game 2. The ...
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Three Earth-like planets discovered orbiting dwarf star

CNN - ‎May 2, 2016‎
(CNN) For the first time, researchers have discovered three potentially habitable, Earth-like worlds orbiting an ultracool dwarf star 40 light-years away in another star system, according to a study published in the journal Nature.
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Boiling, bubbling water may have cut into mysterious Martian slopes (+video)

Christian Science Monitor - ‎17 minutes ago‎
Water may be boiling on Mars, say scientists. But no, it's not evidence that someone is having a tea party on the Red Planet. By Eva Botkin-Kowacki, Staff writer May 2, 2016.
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Scientists stunned by devastating shift in the ocean

BABW News - ‎27 minutes ago‎
A recent study warns that climate change is having a drastic effect on the world's oceans. Climate change affects the world in a wide range of ways, even if you may not notice it where you live.
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More than half of teens 'addicted' to phones, poll says

The Boston Globe - ‎44 minutes ago‎
The first step to recovery is admitting you have a problem. And that's exactly what US teens are doing in a new poll on smartphone use, with more than half of those surveyed saying they feel “addicted” to their mobile devices.
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Could infant colds, other infections raise type 1 diabetes risk?

UPI.com - ‎27 minutes ago‎
TUESDAY, May 3, 2016 -- Colds and other infections in the first six months of life may boost the odds of a child developing type 1 diabetes by nearly 20 percent, new research suggests.
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MLB reportedly may cancel Puerto Rico series because of Zika concerns

Washington Post - ‎28 minutes ago‎
In the wake of last week's news that a man in Puerto Rico died after suffering a rare immune reaction to a Zika virus infection, Yahoo's Jeff Passan reported Tuesday that Major League Baseball is seriously thinking about cancelling the scheduled series ...
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