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Former US Congresswoman’s shooter pleads guilty


August 8th, 2012 - 1:01 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 8 (IANS/EFE) Jared Lee Loughner pleaded guilty Tuesday to the January 2011 mass shooting in Tucson, Arizona, that left six people dead and 13 wounded, including Congresswoman Gabrielle ... Read more...

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US Congresswoman to resign


January 23rd, 2012 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 23 (IANS) US Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, who was severely injured in a shooting about a year ago, announced Sunday that she is resigning from Congress to focus full-time ... Read more...

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Gabrielle Giffords to undergo intensive therapy


October 24th, 2011 - 8:10 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
North Carolina, Oct 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords is going to undertake intensive therapy in her attempt to make a full recovery. The Arizona lawmaker was shot in the head earlier ... Read more...

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Court halts Jared Lee Loughner’s forced medication


July 6th, 2011 - 11:28 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, July 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) An appeal court has blocked the US government from forcefully giving anti-psychotic medication to the sole suspect in the Tucson shooting that nearly resulted in the death ... Read more...

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Shuttle Endeavour lands safely


June 1st, 2011 - 7:59 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, June 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) It was the end of an era when the space shuttle Endeavour made its landing. The trip which lasted 16 days was the last for ... Read more...

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Gabrielle Giffords recovering from her skull wound


May 19th, 2011 - 7:55 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, May 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Injured Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords is on course to recover from a gunshot into her head, doctors say. Doctors on Wednesday carried out a milestone operation on ... Read more...

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Shuttle Endeavor docks at International Space Station


May 18th, 2011 - 10:28 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, May 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The US space shuttle Endeavour docked at the International Space Station on Wednesday morning. The shuttle which is on its last mission to space blasted off ... Read more...

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Gabrielle Giffords’ husband’s space shuttle Endeavor’s launch postponed


April 30th, 2011 - 1:40 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, April 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Technical problems have forced NASA to postpone the launch of the Endeavor. The space shuttle was expected to be launched on Friday but NASA says it ... Read more...

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NASA calls off Endeavour launch attempt due to technical problem


April 30th, 2011 - 12:19 am ICT by BNO News
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER (BNO NEWS) -- The launch attempt of the space shuttle Endeavour was called off on Friday afternoon due to a technical problem with its heaters.With weather 70 percent 'go', ... Read more...

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Weather 70 percent ‘go’ for space shuttle Endeavour launch


April 29th, 2011 - 9:45 pm ICT by BNO News
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER (BNO NEWS) -- NASA has said it is expecting a 70 percent chance of favorable weather for Friday's space shuttle launch from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida.The space ... Read more...

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Gabrielle Giffords fit enough to attend husband’s shuttle launch


April 25th, 2011 - 12:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 25 (ANI): US congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, who was critically injured in a shooting incident in January, has been declared fit enough to attend her husband's space shuttle launch.Giffords' husband NASA ... Read more...

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U.S. Rep. Giffords devastated by news of shooting deaths, but physical condition improving


April 24th, 2011 - 5:29 pm ICT by BNO News
HOUSTON (BNO NEWS) -- U.S. Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords did not know until last month that six people were killed in the shooting rampage that seriously injured her in January, her husband and ... Read more...

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Shot US Congresswoman Giffords now able to walk and speak


March 25th, 2011 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
Tucson, Mar 25(ANI): Two-and-a half months after suffering a gunshot wound to the head, US congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords is beginning to walk and talk, her husband Mark Kelly has said.Kelly shared details ... Read more...

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Polls estimate Obama’s approval among Americans at 50 percent


March 16th, 2011 - 6:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar.16 (ANI): In the aftermath of the Tucson shooting in Arizona, two new polls taken by CNN/Opinion Research Corporation and ABC News/Washington Post have estimated United States President Barack Obama's ... Read more...

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Loughner pleads ‘not guilty’ of shooting US Senator Giffords


March 10th, 2011 - 4:40 pm ICT by ANI
Tucson (Arizona), Mar.10 (ANI): Jared Loughner, who is accused of attempting to assassinate US congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, and killing six people in Tucson including a federal judge, has pleaded not guilty to ... Read more...

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US Congresswoman may be able to attend husband’s shuttle launch


March 9th, 2011 - 12:20 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 9 (IANS/EFE) Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords continues to make a rapid recovery from a near-fatal gunshot and may be well enough to attend the April 19 launch of the ... Read more...

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Shot Congresswoman Giffords speaks and asks for toast


February 10th, 2011 - 3:15 pm ICT by ANI
Houston (Texas), Feb.10 (ANI): The chief of staff of shot US Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords has said that she has recovered enough to speak, and has askedfor toast for breakfast.In an e-mail, ... Read more...

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Astronaut Mark Kelly to resume NASA mission training


February 5th, 2011 - 12:14 am ICT by BNO News
HOUSTON, TEXAS (BNO NEWS) -- The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) on Friday announced that astronaut Mark Kelly will resume training for space mission.Kelly has been on a personal leave since ... Read more...

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American Theater Outfit Expresses Regret For Inserting Sarah Palin Diss To ‘The Mikado’


February 2nd, 2011 - 6:27 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
February 2, 2011 (Pen Men at Work): An American theater outfit has articulated remorsefulness for refurbishing Gilbert and Sullivan's comedic opus, ‘The Mikado’, by making the personality of Ko-Ko, the Lord High ... Read more...

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Arrest made after death threats against retired U.S. Congresswoman Diane Watson


January 29th, 2011 - 3:42 pm ICT by BNO News
LOS ANGELES (BNO NEWS) -- A 42-year old South Los Angeles man was arrested by Sheriff's Major Crimes Bureau detectives on Friday morning after a series of recent phone calls threatening to ... Read more...

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Shot US Congresswoman Giffords moved to rehab center in ‘good’ condition


January 27th, 2011 - 12:51 pm ICT by ANI
Tucson (Arizona, US), Jan.27 (ANI): Democratic Party Representative Gabrielle Giffords has been moved from a Houston hospital to a nearby rehabilitation center after doctors upgraded her condition from "serious" to "good.According to ... Read more...

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Gabrielle Giffords is in good condition so transferred to rehab center


January 27th, 2011 - 1:15 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Tucson, Jan 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Congresswoman, Gabrielle Giffords, was moved to a rehab facility on Wednesday after making a progress on her condition.Doctors on Tuesday rated the condition of Giffords “good”. The ... Read more...

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Hospital: Giffords’ condition upgraded to good


January 26th, 2011 - 1:06 pm ICT by BNO News
HOUSTON (BNO NEWS) -- The condition of U.S. Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords was upgraded from serious to good on Wednesday, the hospital said.Giffords was moved from University Medical Center in Tucson, Arizona on ... Read more...

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US President Obama State of the Union Message: “Compromise”


January 26th, 2011 - 1:05 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Jan 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) As the president of the United States of America prepared to give his State of the Union speech last night in Washington, an empty chair was left for ... Read more...

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Gabrielle Giffords Arrives At Texas Medical Center On Friday


January 22nd, 2011 - 9:42 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Jan 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) U.S Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords has been transferred smoothly to the Texas Medical Center. The Democratic leader who was shot on the head in January 8 during ... Read more...

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Gabrielle Giffords successfully transferred to rehab in Texas


January 22nd, 2011 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 22 (ANI): US Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords has been successfully transferred from a hospital in Tucson, Arizona to a rehabilitation centre in Texas.Giffords, 40, who had been shot in the head ... Read more...

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Tucson boy sells toys to raise $2.85 for Congresswoman Giffords


January 21st, 2011 - 9:07 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Tucson, Jan 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A nine-year-old boy was moved with compassion to donate his “widow’s-mite” to injured Congresswoman, Gabrielle Giffords.The boy, Isaac Saldana, told Huffingdon Post that he was compelled to ... Read more...

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Arizona Boy Sells Toys To Raise $2.85 For Gabrielle Giffords


January 21st, 2011 - 8:14 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Nine year old Isaac Saldan from Craycroft Elementary school might not have made a big contribution for the treatment of congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, who was shot ... Read more...

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U. S. Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords Expected To Be Released On Friday


January 20th, 2011 - 8:26 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The citizens of Arizona witnessed the death of six people on Tuscon shooting on January 8, 2011. 14 other people were also wounded as the gunman ... Read more...

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Bizarre Shooting Incident At Gardena High School


January 19th, 2011 - 8:02 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Jan 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Panic seized guardians and students of Gardena High School after a bizarre shooting spree took place in the school campus on Tuesday. According to the latest ... Read more...

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Gabrielle Giffords May Leave Hospital Sooner Than Expected


January 18th, 2011 - 7:19 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 18, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords might leave the hospital much earlier than expected. After she had been shot in the head in a mass shooting in Tuscon, Arizona, ... Read more...

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Youngest Arizona shooting victim’s organs donated to Boston girl


January 17th, 2011 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
Tucson, Jan 17(ANI): The organs of nine-year-old Christina Taylor Green, the youngest victim of last week's shootings in Arizona, have been donated to save the life of a young girl in Boston, ... Read more...

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U.S. Congresswoman Giffords taken off ventilator following procedure, remains critical


January 16th, 2011 - 4:31 am ICT by BNO News
TUCSON, ARIZONA (BNO NEWS) -- A surgical procedure has been carried out on U.S. Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords which has freed her from a ventilator, the hospital said on Saturday.University Medical Center in ... Read more...

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More than 30 million viewers watch Obama speech at Tucson memorial


January 15th, 2011 - 1:07 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Jan 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Television rating company, Nielsen, has reported that more than 30 million Americans tuned in to watch President Obama address the nation after the Arizona massacre.A heavily ... Read more...

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Rep Gabrielle Giffords is communicating with her family


January 14th, 2011 - 8:23 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Jan 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords gave doctors and loved ones beside her hospital bed something to cheer about.For the first time, Giffords was able to communicate with her ... Read more...

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