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April 15, 2017

Arrests in Berkeley after mayhem from battling Trump rallies

Frame grab from CNN report on violence during Berkeley, Calif., protests on April 15, 2017. (CNN YouTube video screenshot) Dozens of police officers in riot gear were standing nearby and quickly arrested one man. Others were arrested as several fistfights broke out. Civic Center Park when several people started pushing …

At least 100 people killed in deadly Syria blast: Report

A resident of Zabadani — another rebel-held town to be evacuated — Amer Burhan says no evacuation had even taken place from there. Donald Trump says U.S. is not going to get involved in Syria: ‘It’s very bad for mankind’ “The people are restless and the situation is disastrous,” said …

World’s oldest person Emma Morano dead at 117

Print this story (OLIVIER MORIN/AFP/Getty Images) This file photo taken on May 14, 2016 shows Emma Morano, then-116, posing for AFP photographer in Verbania, North Italy, on May 14, 2016. Bava said he had last paid his nearly-daily call on Morano on Friday. He says “she thanked me and held …

N.Y. zoo live-streams April the giraffe giving birth

Tweet (Vide screenshot) April, the giraffe, gives birth at Animal Adventure Park in Harpursville, N.Y. A GoFundMe fundraiser page that initially set a goal of $50,000 sat at more than $125,000 on Saturday morning. April has her own website and even an apparel line. The money will be used for …