Month: April 2016

Album: Brooklyn Teenagers Capture a Photographer’s Eye

Slide Show Permateen in the Making CreditCassandra Giraldo Five years ago, the photographer Cassandra Giraldo fell into step with some teenagers on their way to the mall at Atlantic Terminal in Brooklyn. She spent the next several months documenting two of the girls, April and Desire, until their graduation from the eighth grade. “They opened […]

Turkish man shoots dining companion who paid restaurant bill

Istanbul’s skyline is dotted with historic buildings. After eating at a restaurant in the trendy Bakirkoy district, a man is accused of pulling out a gun and shooting his dining companion. (AP) A Turkish man was shot and killed by his dining companion after the two reportedly argued over who would be paying for the meal […]

Dole under U.S. probe after deadly Listeria outbreak

By Lisa Baertlein LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Dole Food Co Inc [DFCI.UL] said on Friday the U.S. Department of Justice was investigating a deadly Listeria monocytogenes outbreak linked to packaged salad products from its processing plant in Springfield, Ohio. Dole, the world’s largest fruit and vegetable producer, said in a statement the agency recently contacted […]

Safarova wins Prague Open for 7th career title

AP 9:13 a.m. EDT April 30, 2016 Safarova celebrates after defeating Samantha Stosur.(Photo: Petr David Josek, AP) PRAGUE (AP) – Lucie Safarova of the Czech Republic came from a set down to win the Prague Open, overcoming Sam Stosur of Australia 3-6, 6-1, 6-4 in the final on Saturday. Safarova broke Stosur for 4-3 in the […]