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Obama has 5 point lead over Romney: Poll


September 10th, 2012 - 11:48 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 10 (IANS) President Barack Obama has opened up a five point lead, his largest margin since early July, over his Republican challenger Mitt Romney, in Gallup's daily ... Read more...

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Dr. Obama’s Republican prescription


September 7th, 2012 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 7 (IANS) "Have a surplus? Try a tax cut." "Deficit too high? Try another." "Feel a cold coming on? Take two tax cuts, roll back some regulations ... Read more...

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You are the change, Obama tells voters clinging on hope (Lead)


September 7th, 2012 - 6:03 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 7 (IANS) Four years after his historic win on a slogan of hope and change, President Barack Obama has sought a fresh mandate with a passionate ... Read more...

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With hope tested, Obama seeks more time for change


September 7th, 2012 - 11:41 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 7 (IANS) Bill Clinton was a tough act to follow. But President Barack Obama made a compelling case for his re-election with a forceful speech framing the ... Read more...

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Bill Clinton fires up the Democrats for Obama


September 6th, 2012 - 1:29 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 6 (IANS) It was clearly Bill Clinton's day as the former president drew from the successes of his own presidency to make a strong case for the ... Read more...

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Indian-Americans get key spots at Democratic meet


September 6th, 2012 - 11:19 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 6 (IANS) California's Indian-American attorney general Kamla Harris drew from her own experience to describe the November presidential election as a choice between an America with opportunity ... Read more...

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Democrats woo middle class, say Romney out of touch


September 5th, 2012 - 12:42 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 5 (IANS) Democrats wooed the middle class with Michelle Obama calling the first family a testament to the American dream as others attacked President Barack Obama's Republican ... Read more...

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Kal Penn makes a four letter call: “Vote”


September 5th, 2012 - 12:12 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 5 (IANS) Indian American actor Kal Penn, best known for his "Harold and Kumar" movies, brought the house down at the Democratic National Convention as he ended ... Read more...

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Democrats to continue long-term strategic partnership with India


September 5th, 2012 - 11:15 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 5 (IANS) Indicating the bipartisan support that US-India ties enjoy, Democrats have now vowed to "continue to invest in a long-term strategic partnership with India to support ... Read more...

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Indian American actor Kal Penn to host Obama nomination meet


September 4th, 2012 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 4 (IANS) Indian American actor Kal Pen will have a starring role, hosting primetime coverage at the Democratic National Convention Thursday when President Barack Obama accepts the ... Read more...

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Bollywood singer Shreya Ghoshal to enliven AAPI US tour


August 5th, 2012 - 10:08 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 5 (IANS) Bollywood singer Shreya Ghoshal is joining an American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin (AAPI) sponsored nine-city spectacular musical programme combined with educational and networking opportunities ... Read more...

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WSJ: Bank of America to cut up to 10,000 jobs


August 19th, 2011 - 7:21 pm ICT by BNO News
CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA (BNO NEWS) -- Bank of America Corp. is cutting at least 3,500 jobs by the end of next month as part of a major restructuring effort which could see ... Read more...

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American Eagle Airlines fined $155,000 for safety violations


August 10th, 2011 - 10:37 pm ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has fined American Eagle Airlines more than $150,000 due to several safety violations last year, the FAA said on Wednesday. It ... Read more...

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‘Mango Hometown Tour’ in 6 cities of US


May 3rd, 2011 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), May 3 (ANI): Mango, the national fruit of India, is making waves in United States of America.Orlando (Florida) headquartered National Mango Board, which says that mangoes 'have become the darling ... Read more...

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Injured Tiger Woods pulls out of Wells Fargo Championship


April 27th, 2011 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 27(ANI): American golfer Tiger Woods has been ruled out of next week's Wells Fargo Championship in Charlotte, North Carolina, because of a minor injury to his left knee and ... Read more...

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US man leaves behind t-shirt printed with own face at house he burgled


April 2nd, 2011 - 6:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 2 (ANI): A man in the US is said to have left his t-shirt, which had his face emblazoned on it along with the slogan "making money is my thang", ... Read more...

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Beijing airport ranked second busiest in the world


March 16th, 2011 - 4:33 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Mar.16 (ANI): The Beijing International Airport has been ranked the second busiest airport next only to Atlanta's Hartsfield airport, after reporting a 13 percent growth in passenger travel compared to 2009, ... Read more...

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Lebanese man resentenced to 30 years in prison for supporting Hezbollah


January 28th, 2011 - 2:41 am ICT by BNO News
CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA (BNO NEWS) -- A Lebanese man on Thursday was resentenced to 30 years in prison for providing material support to Hezbollah in Charlotte, North Carolina, prosecutors informed.Mohamad Youssef Hammoud, ... Read more...

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Indian-American Nikki Haley set to become South Carolina governor


January 12th, 2011 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Jan 12 (IANS) Nikki Haley, the daughter of Sikh immigrant parents from Amritsar, is set to become the first woman governor of South Carolina and the first Indian ... Read more...

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Bishop Eddie Pictures Surfaces As A Fourth Man Sues Him


September 25th, 2010 - 7:23 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
September 25, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Now a fourth member has come forward claiming to have been coerced into a sexual relationship by Bishop Eddy Long. The member ... Read more...

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Fantasia Barrino Released From Medical Facility After Drug Overdose


August 12th, 2010 - 7:45 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Aug 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former "American Idol" winner Fantasia Barrino has been making headlines lately for all the wrong reasons. After apparently trying to take her own life by overdosing ... Read more...

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American Idol winner Fantasia Barrino hospitalized for overdose


August 11th, 2010 - 2:13 am ICT by BNO News
CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA (BNO NEWS) – Fantasia Barrino, the winner of the third season of American Idol, was hospitalized on Monday night due to an overdose of medication, NewsChannel 36 reported on ... Read more...

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Seeking medical advice online can lead you astray


July 20th, 2010 - 5:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 20 (ANI): If you are among those who look for medical symptoms online for every problem, then beware, for at least 20 percent of the time your search will lead ... Read more...

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Dumping car for ‘Metro’ can help you shed six pounds a year


June 30th, 2010 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 30 (ANI): Dump your car and head for the Metro, for it not only helps you save the traffic trauma, but also to shed the pounds and keep you trim, ... Read more...

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Puppy rescued from car engine


June 1st, 2010 - 7:27 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Charlotte, Jun 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A puppy that got stuck in a car engine has been rescued. The inhabitant of Charlotte, North Carolina - Darlene Broome heard a strange noise coming ... Read more...

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Two deaths spawn voluntary recall of Family Dollar toy dart gun sets


May 18th, 2010 - 3:42 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – A voluntary recall was announced Monday on toy dart gun sets sold at the Family Dollar stores, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) said.The CPSC in ... Read more...

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Gun Check: Weapons Banned At NRA Annual Meeting


May 18th, 2010 - 1:17 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
May 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The largest guns rights organization in the entire United States held it's annual meeting over the weekend in Charlotte, North Carolina, but while they are pushing hard for ... Read more...

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Tiger refuses to blame personal problems for slump in performance


May 2nd, 2010 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
Charlotte, May 2 (ANI): Tiger Woods has refused to blame his tempestuous personal life for his abysmal performance at the Quail Hollow Championship in Charlotte, North Carolina.The troubled golfer has consistently ... Read more...

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‘Heckled’ Tiger Woods misses cut at Quail Hollow


May 1st, 2010 - 2:14 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 1(ANI): American golfer Tiger Woods had a harrowing time at the Quail Hollow Championship in Charlotte, North Carolina, where he not only missed the cut, but also had ... Read more...

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Quail Hollow Championship was a walk in the park for Woods


April 29th, 2010 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
Charlotte (North Carolina, US), Apr.29 (ANI): Having finished an uncharacteristic fourth in the Augusta Masters earlier this month, golfer Tiger Woods participation in the Quail Hollow Championship here was a virtual ... Read more...

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Tiger Woods, wife ‘talking divorce daily’


April 21st, 2010 - 12:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 21 (ANI): Tiger Woods and Elin Nordegren are talking daily now, however, the talk is mostly regarding divorce, say sources.Nordegren has apparently been meeting intensively with her divorce lawyer, ... Read more...

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Tiger Woods ready to swing again - despite divorce rumors


April 16th, 2010 - 12:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 16 (ANI): Tiger Woods will again be seen in action at the Quail Hollow Championship in Charlotte, North Carolina.Despite rumours of Woods and Elin Nordegren's divorce doing rounds, ... Read more...

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Secret Service rejects Obama’s request to convert presidential limo into hybrid vehicle


April 3rd, 2010 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr. 3 (ANI): President Barack Obama has revealed that Secret Service has rejected his request to convert his presidential limousine into a hybrid vehicle due to security reasons."I asked can ... Read more...

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Mexico Vs Iceland Match Ends In Draw


March 25th, 2010 - 8:06 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Charlotte, Mar 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Football lovers all over the world are gearing up to catch the actions of World Cup 2010 as it is approaching closer. Though the real ... Read more...

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Texas woman charged for kidnapping sheme of children from a school bus stop in North Carolina


March 11th, 2010 - 12:02 am ICT by BNO News
CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA (BNO NEWS) – A Texas woman was charged for kidnapping minor children from a school bus stop, prosecutors said Wednesday.Linda Gonzalez, 21, of Edinburg, Texas, assisted her then husband ... Read more...

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