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• Vigils as Newtown mourns deaths of 20 children
• Principal and psychologist among six dead adults
• Gunman and mother also died after Sandy Hook outrage
• Police news conference due on Saturday morning

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Omaha’s Wil Myers named USA Today Sports Minor League Player of the Year

September 6, 2012 11:49 pm0 comments
Omaha’s Wil Myers named USA Today Sports Minor League Player of the Year

McLean, Va. – Omaha Storm Chasers outfielder Wil Myers, whose 37 total home runs between Class AA and AAA this season was second in the minor leagues, has been named the USA TODAY Sports Minor League Player of the Year for 2012. The 21-year-old Kansas City Royals prospect, a third-round […]

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I became a girl on fire : Alicia Keys

August 15, 2012 9:08 pm0 comments
I became a girl on fire : Alicia Keys

London: Singer Alicia Keys felt like a “caged lion” before getting into the studio to start on her new album, “Girl on Fire”. The 31-year-old had lots of tension built up inside her before she started work on her fifth record, which she is now releasing in the studio, reports […]

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Kristen’s affair with Rupert shocks families

August 2, 2012 1:49 am0 comments
Kristen’s affair with Rupert shocks families

Los Angeles: Actor Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart’s families were left shocked, when the actress admitted about her affair with “Snow White and the Huntsman” director Rupert Sanders, as they were expecting them to marry. “Robert and Kristen have been closer than ever recently, and until this week the family […]

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Obama leads Romney in 3 swing states

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Obama leads Romney in 3 swing states

Washington:A new poll brought good cheer to US President Barack Obama leads as it showed him leading Republican challenger Mitt Romney by at least 6 percentage points in three key swing states. Obama’s lead was 53 percent to 42 percent among likely voters in Pennsylvania, 50-44 in Ohio and 51-45 […]

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Michael Jackson’s mother Katherine says she was on short vacation

July 26, 2012 9:00 pm0 comments
Michael Jackson’s mother Katherine says she was on short vacation

New York: Late singer Michael Jackson’s mother Katherine caused a stir after it was reported that she was missing. However, she has now emerged and says she wasn’t missing but was on a short vacation. Katherine said she was staying at Arizona’s Miraval Resort resort for a “short vacation and […]

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US police search for Michael Jackson’s missing mom

July 23, 2012 12:36 am0 comments
US police search for Michael Jackson’s missing mom

Los Angeles: US police are searching for Katherine Jackson, mother of late pop icon Michael Jackson, after her grandchildren were unable to get in touch with her for a week and a missing person’s report was filed Saturday night. The 82-year-old left her Calabasas, California, home July 15, to fly […]

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US hit by worst drought since 1950s

July 19, 2012 10:59 pm0 comments
US hit by worst drought since 1950s

Washington: The US has been hit by the worst drought since 1950s, with almost two thirds of the country toiling it out, a report said. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) said Thursday that the continental US is facing the worst drought since December 1956, Xinhua reported. “Indicators suggest […]

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Texas faces doctor, nurse shortages

July 1, 2012 10:52 pm0 comments
Texas faces doctor, nurse shortages

Washington: The US state of Texas will need 71,000 more nurses and 39,000 additional family physicians by 2020. The Supreme Court ruled Thursday that President Barack Obama’s healthcare overhaul, including its “individual mandate” requirement that most Americans obtain health insurance by 2014 or face a penalty, is constitutional. The law, […]

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