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Composite photos showing three-year-old Madeine McCann, left, with a computer generated age progression image of the missing child as she might look now, right, issued Thursday July 4, 2013. British police say Thursday July 4, 2013 they have launched a full investigation into the disappearance of Madeleine McCann, and want to trace 38 "persons of interest" in the case. Detectives say it's possible that Madeleine, who vanished from a Portuguese holiday resort six years ago, is still alive.  AP Photo PA, Metropolitan Police, Teri Blythe  MANDATORY CREDIT ONE TIME USE ONLY UNITED KINGDOM OUT NO SALES NO ARCHIVE Metropolitan Police Teri Blythe The Associated Press
Madeleine McCann case: U.K. police probe more break-ins

British police investigating the disappearance of Madeleine McCann say they are looking into more cases involving sexual assaults on children in the area where the girl, then four years old, vanished.

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  • UN considering sanctions over South Sudan massacreUN considering sanctions over South Sudan massacre
    thecanadianpress.com - 2014-04-23 7:59 PM

    NAIROBI, Kenya - The U.N. Security Council on Wednesday viewed "horrific pictures of corpses" from the scene of last week's massacre in South Sudan and discussed taking actions that could include sanctions, diplomats said.

  • Obama offering Japan security, economic assurancesObama offering Japan security, economic assurances
    thecanadianpress.com - 2014-04-23 7:23 PM

    TOKYO - President Barack Obama is seeking to reassure Japanese leaders Thursday that he can deliver on his security and economic pledges to Asia even as the crisis in Ukraine demands U.S. attention and resources elsewhere.

  • A look at Oklahoma's execution drug secrecy case
    thecanadianpress.com - 2014-04-23 7:21 PM

    The Oklahoma Supreme Court ruled late Wednesday that death row inmates Clayton Lockett and Charles Warner are not entitled to know the source of the drugs that will be used to kill them. The court, which is the highest in the state for civil cases, had previously halted their executions, even though critics said only the Oklahoma Court of Appeals can issue stays. The Court of Appeals is the highest in the state for criminal cases. Here is a look at the inmates' legal challenge:

  • Ohio women held captive seek Joan Rivers' apologyOhio women held captive seek Joan Rivers' apology
    thecanadianpress.com - 2014-04-23 7:21 PM

    CLEVELAND - Attorneys for two women held in a Cleveland home and abused for a decade say Joan Rivers should apologize for comparing living in her daughter's guest room with the captivity they experienced.

  • Teen missed Africa, had no clue he was in MauiTeen missed Africa, had no clue he was in Maui
    thecanadianpress.com - 2014-04-23 6:46 PM

    HONOLULU, Hawaii - Long flights can leave anyone a little unsteady, but a teenager who defied the odds, surviving a flight from California to Hawaii tucked in a jetliner's wheel well, was disoriented, thirsty and could barely walk after the freezing, low-pressure ordeal, airport officials said Wednesday.

  • 4th grader sells pot in northern Colorado
    thecanadianpress.com - 2014-04-23 6:39 PM

    GREELEY, Colo. - School officials in northern Colorado are asking parents to take care with their newly legal recreational marijuana, after fourth graders were caught dealing the drug on an elementary school campus.

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