Toyota Will Launch 2 Hybrid Cars In China This Year

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(Reuters) -- The Toyota Motor Corp., the world’s largest automaker by sales volume, plans to launch two hybrid cars in China this year in conjunction with efforts to provide vehicles that will help to cut pollution in the country. Called Corolla and Levin Hev, the gasoline-electric hybrid cars, will be rolled out in China in the second half of the year, the Japanese company said Sunday on the eve of the Auto Shanghai 2015 exhibition, whose associated events get under way Monday.

VIDEO Aston Villa 2-1 Liverpool: Highlights, Goals; Delph, Benteke Stun Reds To Book FA Cup Fianl Against Arsenal

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Aston Villa brilliantly came from behind to stun Liverpool and claim their place in the FA Cup final after a richly deserved 2-1 victory at Wembley Stadium. Despite making the better start, Villa went behind to Philippe Coutinho’s deflected effort on the half-hour mark. But their ferocious tempo proved too much for a Liverpool team that chopped and changed personnel and formations throughout, but until the dying embers failed to gain superiority.

Boston Marathon 2015: Start Time, TV Channel, Live Stream Info About The Big Race

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Meb Keflezighi hopes to be the first American man to repeat as Boston Marathon champion as the the 119th running of the prestigious race takes Monday. Keflezighi’s victory, one year after the twin bomb attack that killed three people at the finish line, helped to lift the spirits of racing fans. The last American man to win consecutive marathons as part of Patriot Day celebrations was Bill Rodgers, who won the last of the three straight in 1980.

Shanghai GM To Invest $16 Billion In The Next 5 Years As It Seeks Chinese Market Share Of 10%

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(Reuters) -- Shanghai General Motors Co. Ltd., a joint venture between the American General Motors Co. and the Chinese SAIC Motor Corp. Ltd. plans to spend 100 billion yuan ($16.14 billion) over the next five years to develop new vehicles, Shanghai GM President Wang Yongqing said Sunday. The business aims to launch 10 “new-energy models” as it seeks to establish a 10 percent share of the Chinese market, Wang told reporters ahead of the Auto Shanghai 2015 exhibition, whose associated events get under way Monday.

Oklahoma City Bombing 20 Years Later: Photos And Quotes From Leaders And Survivors Of The Nation’s Worst Homegrown Terrorist Act

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Twenty years after the Oklahoma City Bombing, survivors of the catastrophe have said the memory of the attack is something they will never lose. The bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in downtown Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, on the morning of April 19, 1995, is considered one of the worst acts of domestic terrorism in American history.

Marijuana Legalization: President Obama, US Senators Offer Support For Medical Cannabis On CNN’s Sanjay Gupta Documentary ‘Weed 3′

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President Barack Obama offered qualified support for efforts made in the U.S. Senate to decriminalize medical marijuana during an interview for CNN's documentary "Weed 3: The Marijuana Revolution," which will make its debut Sunday night. Hosting the program is Dr. Sanjay Gupta, the network's chief medical correspondent.

ACM Awards 2015 Live Stream Information: When And Where To Watch Online And On TV

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The 50th Academy of Country Music Awards (ACM Awards) will air on Sunday, but fans don’t have to be near a TV to watch it. CBS will also livestream the ceremony so everyone can see their favorite country stars live from AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas.

UN Investigation Finds Corruption In Afghan Police Oversight Division

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KABUL (Reuters) - A United Nations sponsored report has found that Afghanistan government officials who headed oversight of the police suppressed complaints of corruption against the force and has recommended their dismissal, according to a copy of the document seen by Reuters. The United Nations Development Programme is also investigating why its own division, the Law and Order Trust Fund of Afghanistan (LOTFA), which commissioned the report, did not show it to senior U.N. officials after it was submitted in January.

Khamenei Says Iran Nuclear Weapons Are A ‘Myth’

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DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Sunday the United States had created the "myth" of nuclear weapons to portray Iran as a threat, hardening his rhetoric before nuclear negotiations resume this week. Khamenei has supported the talks but has continued to express deep mistrust of the United States. As the highest authority in Iran, the withdrawal of his support could cause the negotiations to collapse.

Mediterranean Boat Disaster: Hundreds Feared Dead After Vessel Carrying Migrants Capsizes

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Hundreds of people are feared dead, after a boat carrying up to 700 migrants across the Mediterranean capsized, according to multiple media reports. The incident took place just outside of Libyan territorial waters, near to the Italian island of Lampedusa.