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Science fiction writer Harrison dies at 87


August 16th, 2012 - 1:31 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 15 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Harry Harrison, an American novelist whose science fiction novels achieved cult status in post-Soviet Russia, died Wednesday, his official website reported. He was 87.Reports did ... Read more...

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Obama praises Hathaway, says she was best in ‘Dark Knight’


August 7th, 2012 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 7 (IANS) US President Barack Obama thinks Anne Hathaway "was the best thing" in "The Dark Knight Rises".He spoke about the film Monday during a fundraiser campaign ... Read more...

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Streep undergoes hand surgery


August 7th, 2012 - 9:43 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 7 (IANS) Actress Meryl Streep had to undergo a hand surgery after she cut herself with a kitchen knife.The actress was seen wearing a large bandage on her ... Read more...

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Gibson’s former family mansion on sale


July 28th, 2012 - 7:32 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, July 28 (IANS) Actor Mel Gibson's former family mansion, located in Connecticut, is being sold for $33 million.Gibson shared the home with his former wife Robyn and ... Read more...

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Is Demi Moore dating Martin Henderson?


July 26th, 2012 - 10:12 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, July 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Demi Moore and Martin Henderson, an actor from New Zealand are being rumored to be a couple. It is being said that Demi Moore has found ... Read more...

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Teen girl offers drugs to cop, arrested


January 25th, 2012 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 25 (IANS) A US teenager found herself in big trouble after repeatedly texting a policeman asking him to buy drugs from her.Lorraine Apuzzo, 19, of Storrs in Connecticut, ... Read more...

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Douglas to receive Monte Cristo Award


December 16th, 2011 - 11:22 am ICT by IANS
New York, Dec 16 (IANS) Veteran actor Michael Douglas is set to be honoured for his career achievements by bosses at his former theatre company in Connecticut.The "Wall Street" star ... Read more...

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US defence chief slips, calls India a ‘threat’


November 18th, 2011 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 18 (IANS) In an apparent slip, US Defense Secretary Leon Panetta seemed to bracket China and India as "threats" but the Pentagon quickly moved to correct the ... Read more...

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Princess Diana’s wedding dress on display


October 28th, 2011 - 7:40 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 28 (IANS) Princess Diana's wedding dress will be displayed during a special exhibit in Connecticut.The iconic gown and diamond tiara which the late royal wore when she ... Read more...

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Lopez cried onstage


October 24th, 2011 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Oct 24 (IANS) Singer Jennifer Lopez broke down on stage while singing a song about her past love life."I'm going to sing you the last song I ... Read more...

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Morrison to join Backstreet Boys tour


May 19th, 2011 - 3:17 am ICT by IANS
London, May 19 (IANS) "Glee" star Matthew Morrison is set to join American band Backstreet Boys for their upcoming tour alongwith American boy band New Kids on The Block."This is ... Read more...

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Air Force One lands safely after an aborted landing effort


May 19th, 2011 - 12:40 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Connecticut, May 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Air Force One aborted an attempted landing before it successfully did so on the second attempt. The world’s most sophisticated plane had President Barack Obama on ... Read more...

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Kids who self-unbuckle at high risk for serious injuries


May 2nd, 2011 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 2 (ANI): A new study has revealed that most children who first unbuckle were age three and under and that many unbuckle while the vehicle is in motion-putting them at ... Read more...

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Michael Douglas proud of Catherine


April 22nd, 2011 - 6:35 am ICT by IANS
London, April 22 (IANS) Actor Michael Douglas has opened up about his wife Catherine Zeta-Jones' bipolar disorder, admitting he is "proud" of the way she has actively tried to overcome ... Read more...

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Proud of Zeta-Jones for seeking help: Demi Lovato


April 15th, 2011 - 2:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 15 (IANS) Actress Demi Lovato says she is proud of Catherine Zeta-Jones for taking the decision to seek help for bipolar disorder.Zeta-Jones checked into a mental health facility, ... Read more...

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14 die in New York tour bus accident


March 13th, 2011 - 2:21 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar.13 (ANI): Atleast 14 people were killed as a tour bus overturned on the highway, in the Bronx, New York. The bus had just reached the outskirts of New York City ... Read more...

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13 tourists killed in New York accident


March 13th, 2011 - 10:29 am ICT by IANS
New York, March 13 (IANS) At least 13 people, many of them Chinese tourists, were killed in a tour bus accident in New York City Saturday, deputy mayor Patricia E. ... Read more...

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Obama approval rating drops in all states


February 24th, 2011 - 7:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb.24 (ANI): US President Barack Obama's approval ratings during his second year in office were highest in Hawaii, the state where he grew up, and in Washington, the city where ... Read more...

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Obama gets high approval rating in all states


February 24th, 2011 - 7:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb.24 (ANI): President Barack Obama's approval ratings during his second year were highest in most of the states, according to the Gallup 2010 poll.His approval rating in Hawaii, the place ... Read more...

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Blake Lively ‘to play a young Carrie Bradshaw in SATC prequel’


February 8th, 2011 - 6:27 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 8 (ANI): Rumours are abuzz that 'Sex and the City' producer Michael Patrick King is considering a SATC prequel.And Blake Lively is top of mind to slip into Carrie Bradshaw's ... Read more...

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U.S. jobless claims drops 17,000 to 421,000


December 9th, 2010 - 10:32 pm ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) — Initial claims for unemployment insurance in the U.S. dropped to 421,000 in the week ending December 4, a decrease of 17,000, the U.S. Labor Department said on ... Read more...

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Man swallows a 100-year-old museum exhibit


November 19th, 2010 - 1:20 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Connecticut, Nov 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Don’t try this at home. It is also not magic but a man just swallowed a 100-year-old museum exhibit in front of a packed audience in a ... Read more...

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Actress Jill Clayburgh dies of chronic leukemia


November 7th, 2010 - 9:07 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Connecticut, Nov 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Jill Clayburgh died at her Connecticut home on Friday. The cause of her death was chronic leukemia. She had the disease for the past 21 years ... Read more...

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‘Superheroes’ brawl at parking garage msnbc


November 3rd, 2010 - 7:01 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Stamford, Nov 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) “Spider-Man” and “Captain America” were engulfed in a brawl over the Halloween weekend. The only problem is that they were not on a mission to save lives. ... Read more...

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Superheroes Brawl At Stamford Parking Garage, Gets Arrested!


November 3rd, 2010 - 7:01 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Nov 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a bizarre development the cops in Connecticut took into custody two men and a woman who were dressed in superhero costumes and were fighting between ... Read more...

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Robert Pattinson Creates Riot At Taft Boarding School!


November 1st, 2010 - 4:43 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 1, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The presence of 'Twilight' star Robert Pattinson is enough to create a stampede! However, no one imagined that even a video of the actor could create ... Read more...

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Judge Orders DC Burger Restaurant to Close Due to Smell


October 16th, 2010 - 2:01 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A law firm staffed with hundreds of Washington DC’s most powerful attorneys has filed a suit to close down a small hamburger joint nearby on the grounds that ... Read more...

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Kim Kardashain goes bowling wearing sky-high heels and mini-dress


October 12th, 2010 - 6:25 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct 12 (ANI): It looks like Kim Kardashian is one of those who are always ready to risk comfort for fashion.Instead of wearing the standard issue bowling shoes, the brunette ... Read more...

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US Justice Department Sues American Express For Anti-Competitive Practices


October 5th, 2010 - 7:15 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
October 5, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): recent reports suggest that the US Justice Department has sued American Express, MasterCard and Visa with an antitrust lawsuit in the U.S. District Court on ... Read more...

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Delta Airlines Pilot Makes Emergency One Wheeled Landing at JFK


September 28th, 2010 - 1:36 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A Delta Airlines pilot has been dunned a hero after he was able to safely land a passenger jet packed full of families after the right landing gear ... Read more...

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Texas man on vacation uses iPhone app to watch burglary at his home


August 26th, 2010 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, August 26 (ANI): A Texas man used an iPhone application to watch crook raid his own home while he was on vacation in Connecticut 2,414km away.Vince Hunter said the 4.99 dollars ... Read more...

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Two Individuals Arraigned In Connection With The Larceny Of Beer From The Infamous ‘Hartford Distributors’


August 18th, 2010 - 12:20 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Washington, August 17, 2010 (Just Flashed): "Hartford Distributors' happens to be a wholesale dispenser of Budweiser beer products and wine and is a business that functions in America. Omar Thornton happened ... Read more...

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Rip Torn Probation Bid Denied By Judge On Wednesday, Actor To Face Trial


August 12th, 2010 - 7:41 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Aug 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In spite of his best efforts actor Rip Torn has been unable to avoid the trial for breaking an entering into a bank in drunken state ... Read more...

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‘Help me’ tweet rescues lost, injured triathlete


August 4th, 2010 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS) A triathlete in the US who got lost during a competition and then got hurt after falling off her mountain bike sent out a desperate tweet for help. ... Read more...

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Shootings In A Place Of Work In Connecticut Creates Chaos


August 4th, 2010 - 12:25 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Washington, August 03, 2010 (Just Flashed): A storehouse employee in Connecticut had been ordered to give up his job. He was functioning in a beer dispenser there in Manchester, which ... Read more...

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