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05-09 2 cruise line passengers missing off Australian coast Sydney
C. 05-09 Cleveland kidnap accused in court Cleveland, Ohio
D. 05-09 'No post-war role' for Syria's Assad Rome
E. 05-09 Vatican decries Mexico Death Saint Vatican
F. 05-09 Man United moves swiftly, hires Everton's Moyes Manchester, Northern England
6. 05-09 Lightning strike injures 39 at party in Germany Schwerin, Eastern Germany
7. 05-09 Sailor dies as US race boat capsizes San Francisco Bay Area
I. 05-09 Ohio 'kidnapper' could be executed Cleveland, Ohio
J. 05-09 Guatemala ex-leader Rios Montt denies genocide Guatemala


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Morning News

May.9   Sydney   2 cruise line passengers missing off Australian coast
  Authorities launched a search Thursday after two passengers went missing overnight when the Carnival Cruise ship Spirit docked in Sydney

  Ohio   Cleveland kidnap accused in court Map of Cleveland Ohio
  Ariel Castro, 52, accused of imprisoning three women for about a decade in the US city of Cleveland has made his first court appearance

  Rome 'No post-war role' for Syria's Assad  US Secretary of State John Kerry has said Syrian President Bashar al-Assad would have no role in a political settlement to Syria's conflict

  Vatican Vatican decries Mexico Death Saint  A senior Vatican official has condemned the cult of Santa Muerte, or Holy Death, in Mexico as 'blasphemous'

  Northern England Man United moves swiftly, hires Everton's Moyes  Manchester United is moving swiftly to appoint David Moyes manager, a day after Alex Ferguson said he was retiring after more than 27 years

  Eastern Germany Lightning strike injures 39 at party in Germany  A lightning strike has injured 39 people, eight of them severely, at a Father's Day party in a village near the city of Schwerin

Day News

  San Francisco Bay Area   Sailor dies as US race boat capsizes
  A British Olympic sailor has died after a Swedish catamaran capsized during a training session for the America's Cup in San Francisco Bay

  Ohio   Ohio 'kidnapper' could be executed Map of Cleveland Ohio  Ohio prosecutors plan to seek aggravated murder charges that could carry the death penalty, against Ariel Castro, suspected of imprisoning three women

  Guatemala Guatemala ex-leader Rios Montt denies genocide  The former military leader of Guatemala, Efrain Rios Montt, has protested his innocence at the end of his trial on genocide charges

  Pakistan Pakistan election campaigning ends  Campaigning in Pakistan ahead of Saturday's general election has ended, with candidates holding final rallies

  Israel Hawking boycott sparks controversy in Israel  A decision by physicist Stephen Hawking not to attend a conference in Israel in support of an academic boycott of the country has sparked controversy

  New York Cyber gang 'stole $45m' from ATMs  A gang of cybercriminals stole $45m by hacking into a database of prepaid debit cards and draining cash machines around the world

Evening News

  Bangladesh     Dhaka collapse toll passes 1,000
Map of Dhaka Bangladesh
  The death toll from Bangladesh's worst industrial accident has passed 1,000 as recovery teams continue to find more bodies in the wreckage

  Thailand Oil falls below $96 per barrel as dollar rises  Signs of improvement in U.S. employment sparked speculation that the Federal Reserve might scale back its aggressive monetary policy

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