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Friends comfort each other at the scene of a fatal shooting in the Markets area of South Belfast, Northern Ireland, Tuesday, May 5, 2015, where former senior IRA man Gerard ``Jock’’ Davison was gunned down early Tuesday outside his home.  Davison was a Belfast IRA commander when he allegedly ordered IRA comrades in 2005 to kill Robert McCartney, in a killing which prompted relatives to seek justice and is widely seen as an act which eventually helped spur the IRA to renounce violence.(AP Photo/Peter Morrison)
Ex-IRA man linked to 2005 slaying shot to death in BelfastEx-IRA commander shot dead in Belfast; was key figure in notorious 2005 pub attack on civilian
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The UN Special Envoy of the Secretary General for Syria Staffan de Mistura speaks during a press conference on the situation in Syria at the European headquarters of the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland, Tuesday, May 5, 2015. (Jean-Christophe Bott/Keystone via AP)
UN envoy starts consultations on Syrian civil war in GenevaUN envoy to Syria starts broad consultations in Geneva in effort to restart peace talks
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Visitors pass by the Emirates airline booth at the Arabian Travel Market exhibition in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Tuesday, May 5, 2015. Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, the top boss of the Middle East's biggest airline, Emirates, said he is pressing ahead with a global expansion that includes pursuing additional U.S. routes despite opposition from rivals that accuse the carrier of receiving unfair subsidies. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)
AP Interview: Emirates airline boss sees more US growthAP Interview: Emirates boss vows to push ahead with global expansion, eyes further US routes
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Armed groups in C. African Republic agree to free childrenArmed groups in Central African Republic agree to free child soldiers, stop recruitment
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EU competition watchdog eyes McDonald's over taxesEU competition watchdog examining trade union claims of McDonald's tax irregularities
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FILE - In this Oct. 2, 2014 file photo, Seth Gilliam, a cast member in "The Walking Dead," poses at a special screening for season five of the show in Universal City, Calif. Gilliam is facing drunken driving and drug charges after police say he was clocked on radar at 107 mph while passing a police officer who was running radar on a Georgia highway. Police say 46-year-old Gilliam was stopped shortly after 2 a.m. Sunday, May 3, 2015, on Georgia 74 in the Peachtree City area, not far from the set where much of the TV show is filmed in nearby Senoia. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)
'Walking Dead' actor accused of drunken driving, drug charge'Walking Dead' actor accused of drunken driving, going 107 mph; also faces drug charge
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Senate slated to vote on GOP budget compromiseSenate to move ahead on GOP budget compromise that boosts Pentagon spending
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HOLD FOR STORY - In this Nov. 1, 2014 file photo, Lauryn Hill performs at the Voodoo Music Experience in New Orleans. Hill is canceling a planned performance in Tel Aviv because she wasn’t able to schedule a concert in the Palestinian city of Ramallah. The singer-songwriter said in a statement Monday, May 4, 2015, that she originally intended to perform in both cities in hopes of being “a presence supporting justice and peace.”  (Photo by Barry Brecheisen/Invision/AP, File)
Lauryn Hill cancels Israel show to avoid stirring tensionsLauryn Hill cancels Israel concert because she couldn't set a show in Palestinian territory
The Associated Press44 minutes ago
Specialist Patrick King, right, works with traders at his post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange Tuesday, May 5, 2015. Stocks are little changed in early trading following two days of gains that brought the market close to a record high. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
US stocks drift lower in morning trading; oil price jumpsStocks drift lower even as oil jumps above $60 a barrel; Disney, Estee Lauder rise on earnings
The Associated Press45 minutes ago
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  • DC ranks last among wealthy capitals for infant deaths

    "The disparity between the richest and poorest infants in D.C. is striking," said Bina Valsangaar about the District's infant mortality rates. DC ranks last among wealthy capitals for infant deaths "The disparity between the richest and poorest infants in D.C. is striking," said Bina Valsangaar about the District's infant mortality rates. WUSA-TV Washington, Tue, May 5 2015 @ 12:00 AM
  • Smoke alarms alert Sterling family to garage fire

    Smoke alarms allowed a Sterling family to safely evacuate their home. Fire crews responded to 20584 Birchfield Place at approximately 2:15 a.m. Monday to find a two-story, single-family home with smoke coming from its garage. Loudoun Times, Mon, May 4 2015 @ 05:35 PM
  • Pedestrian Hit By Vehicle Early Sunday on Route 7

    Loudoun County police arrested a Germantown, Md., woman after she struck a pedestrian with her vehicle early Sunday morning on Route 7. The pedestrian was airlifted to Inova Fairfax Hospital, where he was treated for his injuries and later released, according to the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office. The collision occurred at about 5 a.m., a police report said. Patch.com, Mon, May 4 2015 @ 01:11 PM
  • Legacy Farms program plants seeds of hope for students with autisim

    It's called going over the cliff. When students with autism leave the public school system - and the network of support and therapy it provides - they often graduate to the couch. The Washington Post, Mon, May 4 2015 @ 10:44 AM
  • Teen Pointed Gun at Another Teen

    Loudoun County police are investigating an incident Tuesday in which a teenager pointed a gun at another teenager on an Ashburn street. A sheriff's deputy learned on Wednesday that a juvenile male was approached by the juvenile suspect at about 5 p.m. Tuesday in the area of Legacy Park Drive and Livingston Terrace, according to the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office. Patch.com, Thu, Apr 30 2015 @ 05:54 PM
  • Lonesome River Band Headlines Loudoun Bluegrass Festival

    Lonesome River Band will headline the 6th Annual Loudoun Bluegrass Festival on May 9, 2015. The event will take place from 10am - 10pm at the Loudoun County 4-H Fairgrounds located at 17558 Dry Mill Road in Leesburg, Virginia. Cybergrass, Thu, Apr 30 2015 @ 04:04 AM
  • Reston Teen Crashes Car Through Ferrari Showroom Window

    A Reston teenager took window shopping to another level early Tuesday morning, driving his car through the glass showroom door of the local Ferrari dealership, say Loudoun County police. Douglas W. Rios, 19, was charged with two counts of burglary, two counts of grand larceny and destruction of property for driving through the door of the Ferrari of Washington dealership in Sterling, according to a report from the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office. Patch.com, Wed, Apr 29 2015 @ 03:03 PM
  • In parts of Virginia, backyard beekeeping is more popular than ever

    Interest is so high that two local beekeeping clubs say they are being stretched to keep up with the demand. Introductory beekeeping classes offered in Loudoun and Prince William counties fill up quickly every year, and waiting lists carry over from one year to the next, beekeepers in both counties said. The Washington Post, Tue, Apr 28 2015 @ 03:00 AM
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