Police shoot, wound man in San Diego area; protesters gather
EL CAJON, Calif. (AP) ? Police shot and wounded a man they said was acting erratically in a San Diego suburb on Tuesday, drawing an angry cluster of protesters that believed it to be another instance of law enforcement shooting an unarmed black man.
Israel's Shimon Peres, 93, dies in Tel Aviv: Israel Radio
Former Israeli president and elder statesman Shimon Peres died in Tel Aviv on Wednesday aged 93, Israel Radio said. Peres was hospitalized following a stroke two weeks ago and had made some progress before a sudden deterioration in his condition on Tuesday. An official announcement of the death of the Nobel Peace Prize laureate and former prime minister was expected at around 7 a.m. local time (04:00 GMT).
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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday: 1. FORMER ISRAELI PRESIDENT SHIMON PERES DIES The statesman, who was celebrated around the world ...
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Israeli ex-president Shimon Peres dies: doctor
Israeli ex-president and Nobel Peace Prize winner Shimon Peres died on Wednesday, his personal doctor told AFP, some two weeks after suffering a major stroke. The 93-year-old died in his sleep at around 3:00 am (0000 GMT), Rafi Walden, who is also Peres's son-in-law, told AFP. Peres had been in hospital near Tel Aviv since September 13, when he was admitted feeling unwell and suffered the stroke with internal bleeding.
Israeli media: Former Israeli President Shimon Peres dies
JERUSALEM (AP) ? Shimon Peres, a former Israeli president and prime minister, whose life story mirrored that of the Jewish state and who was celebrated around the world as a Nobel prize-winning visionary who pushed his country toward peace, has died, the Israeli news website YNet reported early Wednesday. He was 93.
'Recycled Orchestra' turns garbage into gold
Festering alongside mountains of stinking trash under the sweltering South American sun, Cateura is a long way from the conservatories of Prague or Vienna. Orchestra members, impoverished children from Cateura, play violins fashioned from oven trays and guitars made from dessert dishes.
Yankees beat Red Sox 6-4, ending Boston's win streak at 11
NEW YORK (AP) ? Gary Sanchez, Didi Gregorius and Tyler Austin homered off David Price, and the New York Yankees beat the Red Sox 6-4 Tuesday night to end Boston's 11-game winning streak and delay its AL East title celebration.
Israeli media: Former Israeli President Shimon Peres has died at 93, two weeks after suffering major strokeJERUSALEM (AP) ? Israeli media: Former Israeli President Shimon Peres has died at 93, two weeks after suffering major stroke.
RBS to pay $1.1 billion to resolve U.S. regulator's mortgage cases
Royal Bank of Scotland Group Plc will pay $1.1 billion to resolve claims that it sold toxic mortgage-backed securities to credit unions that later failed, the U.S. National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) said on Tuesday. The settlement with RBS brings the U.S. regulator's recoveries against various banks to $4.3 billion in lawsuits over their sale of mortgage-backed securities before the 2008 financial crisis.