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Obama ropes in 3 Indian Americans for re-election campaign


February 24th, 2012 - 1:26 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 23 (IANS) President Barack Obama's re-election campaign has roped in three well-known Indian-origin Americans -- actor Kalpen Modi, California Attorney General, Kamla Harris and Sai Iyer, who ... Read more...

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US civil liberties groups back Sikh rights


January 28th, 2011 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Jan 28 (IANS) A Sikh advocacy group joined by several other civil rights organizations have urged California's Indian-American Attorney General Kamala Harris not to oppose a bearded Sikh ... Read more...

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Indian-African origin Kamala Harris to be 1st woman ever to hold California’s AG office


December 25th, 2010 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 25 (ANI): Kamala Harris, an Indian-African origin politician in the United States, is on her way to creating history by becoming the first woman to hold the California attorney ... Read more...

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Kamala Harris is California attorney general


December 1st, 2010 - 11:23 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Dec 1 (IANS) Four weeks after election day, Democrat Kamala Harris, daughter of an African American father and Indian Tamil mother, finally sealed a narrow but historic win making ... Read more...

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Kamala Harris to be California attorney general


November 25th, 2010 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 26 (IANS) Kamala Harris, daughter of an African American father and Indian Tamil mother, has made history by becoming the first woman to be elected attorney general of ... Read more...

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Kamala Harris winning in California attorney general race


November 4th, 2010 - 10:33 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 4 (IANS) After a dramatic turn around, Indian-American Kamala Harris is clinging to a razor-thin majority in the race to be attorney general of California. But the ... Read more...

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Kamala Harris clings to lead for California attorney general


November 3rd, 2010 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 3 (IANS) Hours after Indian-American Nikki Haley created history by winning the governor's job in South Carolina, another woman of Indian origin, Kamala Harris holds a razor-thin lead ... Read more...

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Six Indian Americans bite the dust in US polls


November 3rd, 2010 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 3 (IANS) Even as Republican Nikki Haley, a daughter of Sikh immigrant parents from Amritsar, became the first woman to win the governor's race in South Carolina, ... Read more...

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As America votes, Nikki Haley poised to win South Carolina


November 2nd, 2010 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 2 (IANS) A daughter of Sikh immigrant parents from Amritsar, Nikki Haley appeared poised to win the governor's race in South Carolina as Americans started voting Tuesday ... Read more...

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Nikki Haley may win South Carolina governor race


November 1st, 2010 - 12:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 1 (IANS) The fate of a record seven Indian-Americans, six of them Democrats, hangs in balance in Tuesday's elections with US President Barack Obama's Democratic Party expected ... Read more...

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Eight officials from the city of Bell arrested on corruption charges


September 23rd, 2010 - 2:48 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Police have arrested eight former and present officials of the city of Bell on suspicion of looting. Police began investigations after the Los Angeles Times reported that the ... Read more...

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LiLo’s ‘unscrupulous’ docs under investigation


September 14th, 2010 - 4:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 14 (ANI): Doctors who prescribed a variety of medications to Lindsay Lohan are being investigated by the Medical Board of California.Michael Lohan's lawyer, Lisa Bloom sent a letter to ... Read more...

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Schwarzenegger backs gay marriage


August 7th, 2010 - 8:37 am ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Aug 7 (DPA) California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger Friday called on a judge to immediately authorise gay marriage in California. The Republican governor and former movie star made the call in ... Read more...

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Darling Of The Conservatives, Sarah Palin, Protests About Student ‘Dumpster Divers’


June 28th, 2010 - 2:09 am ICT by Pen Men At Work
June 27, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Former Governor of Alaska, Sarah Palin, discharged disparagement on Friday in the direction of California's attorney general and others, who have generated queries and cast ... Read more...

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Sarah Palin Refers Students As “Dumpster Divers”, Ridicules Jerry Brown


June 27th, 2010 - 7:51 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Turlock, June 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Sarah Palin triggered criticisms at the Attorney General of California and his band of followers who had raised fingers about her visit to a cash-strapped ... Read more...

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MJ’s family disappointed with court ruling, says Randy Jackson


June 23rd, 2010 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 23 (ANI): Legendary singer Michael Jackson's youngest brother Randy has said that his family is disappointed with the court ruling in favour of the King of Pop's doctor Conrad ... Read more...

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Attempt To Suspend Dr. Conrad Murray’s Medical License Renewed By California Attorney General


June 12th, 2010 - 10:36 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Los Angeles, June 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A California attorney general has undertaken new initiatives to suspend the license of Dr. Conrad Murray who has been implicated in the death of ... Read more...

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Kamala Harris wins nomination in California attorney general race


June 9th, 2010 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, June 9 (IANS) Daughter of an Indian mother and an African American father, San Francisco District Attorney Kamala Harris has won the Democratic primary for attorney general of ... Read more...

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Los Angeles County Coroner’s Office: Corey Haim died of pneumonia


May 5th, 2010 - 7:50 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, May 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Los Angeles County coroner’s office has revealed that the death of actor Corey Haim was due to pneumonia. The coroner’s office also clarified that ... Read more...

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Roman Polanski breaks his silence on American extradition demands


May 3rd, 2010 - 6:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 3 (ANI): Polish filmmaker Roman Polanski has spoken about extradition demands by the US over a 33-year-old under-age sex case.The 76-year-old Oscar winner said that America's main purpose was to ... Read more...

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Discarded Sarah Palin contract found in a California state university dust-bin


April 15th, 2010 - 12:38 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sacramento, Apr 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A discarded Sarah Palin contract has been found in the dustbin of a California state university. Sarah Palin is due to visit the school on ... Read more...

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Corey Haim obtained more than 550 pills prior to his death


April 7th, 2010 - 8:20 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Apr 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Actor Corey Haim had managed to get access to around 553 prescription pills, just 2 months before he died of a suspected drug overdose. The California ... Read more...

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MJ’s personal doc ‘hanging by a thread’ money-wise


April 2nd, 2010 - 12:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 02(ANI): Michael Jackson's personal physician Dr. Conrad Murray, who is facing involuntary manslaughter charge over the King of Pop's death, has claimed that he needs to continue practising medicine ... Read more...

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CA Attorney General Brown asks court to bar Michael Jackson’s former doctor from medicine until trial is over


March 24th, 2010 - 3:01 pm ICT by BNO News
LOS ANGELES (BNO NEWS) – California Attorney General Edmund Brown announced on Tuesday that his office has filed documents to bar Michael Jackson’s former doctor Conrad Murray from practicing medicine until the ... Read more...

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Huge U.S.Drug Ring Arrest Made: Linked To Corey Haim


March 18th, 2010 - 8:04 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Mar 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) An arrest had been made due to the ongoing investigation into a prescription drug ring that is based in the United States. The ring has been linked ... Read more...

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Former governor Jerry Brown aims to replace Schwarzenegger


March 3rd, 2010 - 9:30 am ICT by IANS
San Francisco, March 3 (DPA) California's former governor Jerry Brown has announced that he wants his old job back when Arnold Schwarzegger steps down at the end of his term in ... Read more...

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California opens investigation into ACORN


October 2nd, 2009 - 11:42 am ICT by BNO News
LOS ANGELES (BNO NEWS) – California Attorney General Jerry Brown on Thursday announced that his office has opened an investigation into ACORN after undercover videos showed ACORN employees giving advise on ... Read more...

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California Attorney General launches independent investigation into Michael Jackson’s death


August 29th, 2009 - 2:03 pm ICT by BNO News
LOS ANGELES (BNO NEWS) -- California Attorney General Edmund Brown has launched an independent investigation into the death of Michael Jackson, his office announced on Friday afternoon. "Responding to a request from ... Read more...

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Powerful sedative found at Jacko’s LA home


July 4th, 2009 - 4:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 4 (AIN): Several narcotics found in late King of Pop Michael Jackson's rented home in Los Angeles included powerful sedative Propofol, also known as Diprivan, according to a law ... Read more...

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California court upholds gay marriage ban


May 27th, 2009 - 3:39 am ICT by IANS
San Francisco, May 27 (DPA) California's Supreme Court Tuesday upheld a voter-backed ban on gay marriages in America's largest state, disappointing gay activists who had argued that the ban was unconstitutional because ... Read more...

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Anna Nicole Smith’s boyfriend, doctors charged with supplying drugs


March 13th, 2009 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, March 13 (DPA) Anna Nicole Smith's attorney and boyfriend as well as two doctors, including physician Sandeep Kapoor, were charged with supplying drugs to the former Playboy playmate, who died ... Read more...

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Organic body care products contaminated with cancer-causing chemical


July 1st, 2008 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 1 (ANI): Body care products with labels claiming them to be "100 per cent natural" and "Pure and Organic" may not be as safe as believed, for a new ... Read more...

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