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Space memorabilia auction takes in $1 million

10/04/2014
Space memorabilia auction takes in $1 million

  A checklist from the 1969 Apollo 11 moon flight sold for $68,750 at a New York City auction featuring space memorabilia, Bonhams auction house said. The auction took in $1 million, with 80 percent of the 300 items sold. Nearly 300 people from 17 countries bid by phone, Internet or in person. A...
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[VIDEO] Chicago Train Derailment Injures 32

24/03/2014
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  A commuter train at Chicago O’Hare International Airport has derailed, injuring 32 people, officials say. The train came off the tracks, crossed a platform and travelled part way up an escalator at one of the busiest airports in the US. None of the reported injuries are serious. A spokesman said the train was...
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President Obama Appears on the Ellen Show [VIDEO]

21/03/2014
President Obama Appears on the Ellen Show [VIDEO]

President Barack Obama made an appearance on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” via satellite from the White House. This was the president’s first appearance on the show since he was elected to office. AP
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Google Doodle Celebrates International Women’s Day 2014 With VIDEO

08/03/2014
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Google Doodle celebrates the International Women’s Day with a short doodle video. International Women’s Day (IWD), originally called International Working Women’s Day, is marked on March 8 every year. This is a day which some people celebrate by wearing purple ribbons. The UN theme for International Women’s Day 2014 is “Equality for Women is...
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[GRAPHIC VIDEO] Copenhagen Zoo euthanizes young giraffe, feeds him to the lions in front of children

10/02/2014
Copenhagen Zoo euthanizes young giraffe, feeds him to the lions

Denmark’s Copenhagen Zoo has euthanized an unwanted young giraffe named Marius to avoid in-breeding, igniting protests from animal rights groups who have criticized the zoo’s decision. After euthanizing him with a bolt gun, the zoo fed him to the lions. Photo: Copenhagen Zoo’s giraffe Marius seen on Feb. 7. (Keld navntoft / EPA, file)...
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New Bionic Hand Restores Sense of Touch

06/02/2014
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A new bionic hand has for the first time helped a man feel the objects he is holding and tell how big they are and whether they’re hard or soft. NBC News
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Russia Bomb Kills 14; Second in 2 Days – VIDEO

30/12/2013
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A bomb killed at least 10 people on a Russian trolley bus in Volgograd on Monday. It comes one day after a suicide bomber killed at least 17 people at the city’s main railway station.
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Oscar-winning actress Joan Fontaine dies at 96

16/12/2013
Oscar-winning actress Joan Fontaine dies at 96

Actress Joan Fontaine, who won an Oscar for her role in Alfred Hitchcock’s “Suspicion,” has died at age 96. According to her assistant, Fontaine died of natural causes in her home in Carmel, Calif. Fontaine was also nominated as best actress for Hitchcock’s “Rebecca” and Edmund Goulding’s “The Constant Nymph.” She was well-known for...
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Beyoncé releases 5th album unexpectedly on iTunes

13/12/2013
Beyoncé releases 5th album unexpectedly on iTunes

Beyoncé unexpectedly released her fifth self-titled album exclusively on iTunes early Friday without prior announcement. Billed as an “exclusive visual album,” the release features 14 songs and 17 videos. Collaborators include Jay Z, Drake and Frank Ocean. Here is the track list to “Beyonce”: 1. Pretty Hurts 2. Haunted 3. Drunk In Love (feat....
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‘127 Hours’ Inspiration Arrested

09/12/2013
‘127 Hours’ Inspiration Arrested

The man who inspired the film 127 Hours was arrested Saturday for assault. Aron Ralston amputated his own arm in 2003 after being trapped in a Utah canyon, and his story later was turned into the critically acclaimed movie starring James Franco. Ralston and a woman named Vita Shannon were arrested on charges of...
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Don Cherry’s status as an icon of Canadian TV hockey may prove to be his downfall

02/12/2013
Don Cherry’s status as an icon of Canadian TV hockey may prove to be his downfall

Don Cherry’s status as an icon of Canadian TV hockey may prove to be his downfall as the groundbreaking deal between Rogers Communications and CBC ushers in a new era of “Hockey Night in Canada,” marketing experts said. The 12-year, $5.2-billion agreement announced this week gives Rogers national rights to all NHL games and...
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Grand jury charged 4 more in Steubenville, Ohio, rape case

26/11/2013
Grand jury charged 4 more in Steubenville, Ohio, rape case

The Ohio attorney general announced new charges in connection with the 2012 Steubenville rape case. Steubenville City Schools Superintendent Michael McVey was among the four people indicted, Attorney General Mike DeWine announced in a news conference. An elementary school teacher, wrestling coach and volunteer football coach were also charged. McVey was charged with tampering...
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American Music Awards 2013: Full Nominations List

23/11/2013
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Macklemore & Ryan Lewis lead all artists for the 2013 American Music Awards with six nominations, followed by Justin Timberlake and Taylor Swift with five apiece. Click here for details on the star-studded event, to be held Nov. 24 on ABC, and check out a full list of nominees below. ARTIST OF THE YEAR...
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Deeds’s Son Rejected From Hospital Before Stabbing Him

21/11/2013
Deeds Son Rejected From Hospital

Virginia state Sen. Creigh Deeds’s 24-year-old son, Austin “Gus” Deeds, was turned away from a psychiatric hospital because of a lack of beds on Monday—one day before he stabbed his father during an argument and then fatally shot himself. Gus Deeds, once a campaign volunteer for his father, had dropped out of college last...
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Junie B. Jones Author Barbara Park Dies

19/11/2013
Junie B. Jones Author Barbara Park Dies

Barbara Park, a former class clown who channeled her irreverence into the million-selling mishaps of grade schooler Junie B. Jones, has died. She was 66. The author died Friday after a long battle with ovarian cancer, according to a statement released Sunday by Random House Books for Young Readers. Park was a longtime resident...
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YouTube faces backlash for Google+ integration

18/11/2013
YouTube faces backlash for Google+ integration

YouTube commenters are not known for keeping their opinions to themselves. Angry users of the Google-owned video site are revolting online against YouTube’s new commenting system, which requires everyone to connect their current account to a Google+ account in order to leave a comment on a video. The system was announced in September and...
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Congrats to 2013 MISS UNIVERSE MISS VENEZUELA – YOU’RE HOTNESS

09/11/2013
Congrats to 2013 MISS UNIVERSE MISS VENEZUELA – YOU’RE HOTNESS

Congratulations to MISS VENEZUELA GABRIELA ISLER WINS MISS UNIVERSE 2013 2013 MISS UNIVERSE Live Stream – Competition Nov 9th, 2013 from Moscow Click Here To Watch the 2013 MISS UNIVERSE Live Stream – Go and BOOKMARK THIS PAGE NOW! See you soon! November 3, 2013 2013 MISS UNIVERSE National Costume Show The 86 contestants...
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Jonas Brothers announce band is splitting up

29/10/2013
Jonas Brothers announce band is splitting up

The Jonas Brothers have decided to split up, just three weeks after announcing they were calling off their tour because of a “deep rift in the band.” The decision was unanimous, according to Joe Jonas. “It’s over for now,” Kevin Jonas told People. “It’s really hard to say ‘forever,’” Nick Jones said. “We’re closing...
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Portuguese police reopening Madeleine McCann investigation

24/10/2013
Portuguese police reopening Madeleine McCann investigation

Prosecutors in Portugal are reopening the police investigation into the disappearance of British girl Madeleine McCann, after a review of evidence found new leads, Radiotelevisão Portuguesa reports. McCann’s parents Kate and Gerry say they are “very pleased” at the decision and hope it will uncover “the answers we so desperately need,” Sky News reports.
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Kanye West And Kim Kardashian Engaged

22/10/2013
Kanye West And Kim Kardashian Engaged

good antivirus software Reality Kim Kardashian and her boyfriend Kanye West are engaged after the rapper rented out San Fransisco’s AT&T park to propose to the reality TV star. According to photos of Monday night’s proposal, West popped the question on one of the park’s Jumbotrons by flashing a very romantic “Pleeease marry meee!!!”...
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