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A view of M&M Hair Academy in London, Wednesday, April 16, 2014. Staff at a London hair salon say they had a close shave with North Korean officials after using the country's leader, Kim Jong Un, to promote discount haircuts. M&M Hair Academy says it received a visit by two men from the nearby North Korean embassy after putting up a poster last week featuring a picture of Kim — who sports a distinctive undercut — and the slogan "Bad Hair Day?" (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
NKorea complains over barber's Kim Jong Un posterNorth Korea asks British government to act over barber's Kim Jong Un 'Bad Hair Day?' poster
The Associated Press32 minutes ago
Bluesman apologizes for St. Louis concert gone badBlues guitarist B.B. King apologizes for St. Louis concert, cites long travel, diabetes
The Associated Press33 minutes ago
FILE - This July 23, 2013 file photo shows jazz saxophonist Wayne Shorter performing at the 5 Continents Jazz  Festival, in Marseille , southern France. Shorter and composer-arranger Maria Schneider are each triple winners in the 2014 Jazz Awards presented by the Jazz Journalists Association. Shorter won for musician of the year, best album ("Without A Net"), and top midsize ensemble. (AP Photo/Claude Paris, File)
Shorter and Schneider each win 3 Jazz AwardsWayne Shorter, Maria Schneider each win 3 Jazz Awards; lifetime nod to Herbie Hancock
The Associated Press39 minutes ago
FILE- In this file photo taken on Wednesday, Aug. 11,  2012,  Emmanuel de Merode, Virunga National Park director and chief warden, poses at the park headquarters in Rumangabo, some 60 kms (40 miles) north of Goma, eastern Congo. Park officials say the Belgian director of Africa's oldest national park, a reserve in conflict-ridden eastern Congo, has been shot and seriously wounded. Three gunmen ambushed de Merode on Tuesday, April 15 according spokeswoman Joanna Natasegara. A statement on the park's website said he was traveling between Goma, a main city in the east near Rwanda's border, and Rumangabo at the time Natasegara said Wednesday. (AP Photo/Jerome Delay,File)
Protector of vast African park shot and woundedBelgian royalty who tries to protect Virunga National Park and its animals is shot and wounded
The Associated Press41 minutes ago
People stand at a barricade at the regional administration building that they had seized earlier in Donetsk, Ukraine, Tuesday, April 15, 2014. Several government buildings have fallen to mobs of Moscow loyalists in recent days as unrest spreads across the east of the country. (AP Photo/Efrem Lukatsky)
World stocks up on hopes Chinese slowdown is mildWorld stock markets rally after figures show Chinese economic slowdown is milder than feared
The Associated Press45 minutes ago
FILE- In this Friday, June 29, 2012, file photo Specialists Frank Masello, left, and John T. O'Hara work on the trading floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New York shortly before the closing bell. World stock markets rose Wednesday April 16, 2014 as China's slowdown in the first quarter was less severe than expected.    (AP Photo/David Karp, File)
Yahoo, China news send US stocks higher at middayUS stocks move higher after solid earnings from Yahoo; Encouraging news on China economy
The Associated Press46 minutes ago
UN deploys Ugandan guard unit in Somali capitalResponding to extremist threat in Somalia, UN deploys Ugandan guard unit in capital
The Associated Press51 minutes ago
FILE - This Jan. 12, 2013 photo provided by NASA shows the SpaceX Dragon vehicle inside a processing hangar at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral, Fla. SpaceX has scheduled another launch attempt Friday, April 18, 2014 to the International Space Station. NASA confirmed the launch date Wednesday, April 16, 2014, two days after a last-minute rocket leak delayed the delivery mission. Stormy weather, however, is forecast Friday. Saturday is the backup launch date. (AP Photo/NASA, Kim Shiflett)
SpaceX will try again Fri. to launch station cargoSpaceX will try again Fri. to launch space station supplies, rocket leak thwarted 1st attempt
The Associated Press53 minutes ago
FILE - In this June 12, 2008 file photo, a worker hooks up a fuel hose to an airplane at Tampa International Airport in Tampa, Fla. Airline executives frequently complain about fuel costs. But the truth is higher prices actually have been good for business. (AP Photo/Brian McDermott, File)
Why high oil prices are actually good for airlinesHigh jet fuel prices have protected existing airlines from startups, prevented fare wars
The Associated Press1 hour ago
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