Burundi president nominated by ruling party for third term

FILE - In this Thursday, June 24, 2010 file photo, Burundi's President Pierre Nkurunziza gestures to supporters during his electoral campaign in Gatumba, 20km from the capital Bujumbura, in Burundi. More than 10,000 people from the East African nation of Burundi have crossed into neighboring Rwanda amid threats of violence ahead of elections in 2015, with many arriving saying they have been intimidated by thugs who support President Pierre Nkurunziza who may seek a third term. (AP Photo / Marc Hofer, File)BUJUMBURA, Burundi (AP) — Burundi's ruling party on Saturday nominated President Pierre Nkurunziza to be its candidate for a third term in elections on June 26, a move expected to stoke political tensions.



Powerful earthquake strikes Nepal: Things to Know

UPDATE MAKES SPELLING OF KATHMANDU CONSISTANT: Map locates a deadly earthquake in Nepal. ; 2c x 3 inches; 96.3 mm x 76 mm;A powerful earthquake struck the Nepal region on Saturday, causing widespread casualties and triggering an avalanche on Mount Everest.



The 1st round of NBA playoffs seems way too easy for LeBron

Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James slams a dunk against the Boston Celtics during the second half of a first-round NBA playoff basketball game in Boston, Thursday, April 23, 2015. James had 31 points as the Cavaliers defeated the Celtics 103-95, taking a 3-0 lead in the series. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)The first round of the NBA playoffs seems too easy for LeBron James.



Google executive among hundreds dead from Nepal quake

File-This July 31, 2013, file photo shows Sophia Bush, left, and Dan Fredinburg arriving at the Do Something Awards at the Avalon in Los Angeles. Fredinburg, a Google executive who described himself as an adventurer, was among the hundreds who died in a massive earthquake that struck Nepal on Saturday, April 25, 2015. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)NEW YORK (AP) — Dan Fredinburg, a Google executive who described himself as an adventurer, was among the hundreds who died in a massive earthquake that struck Nepal on Saturday.



Blue Jays have record 3 Canadian position players in lineup

Toronto Blue Jays' Russell Martin reacts after striking out in the eighth inning of interleague baseball action against the Atlanta Braves in Toronto on Sunday, April 19, 2015. (Darren Calabrese/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDITST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The Toronto Blue Jays have made major league history by putting three Canadian-born position players in the starting lineup.





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