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Dallas declares emergency over west Nile virus


August 17th, 2012 - 9:41 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Dallas, Aug 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Dallas County has declared a state of emergency after suffering 10 deaths from the west Nile virus. The announcement has set the stage for the stage for ... Read more...

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Bobby Jindal intensifies attack on Obama


July 19th, 2012 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 19 (IANS) Louisiana's Indian American governor Bobby Jindal, speculated among Mitt Romney's potential running mates, has stepped up his attacks on President Barack Obama for allegedly distorting ... Read more...

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Baldwin loses case against Costner


June 18th, 2012 - 10:47 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, June 18 (IANS) Actor Stephen Baldwin has lost a multi-million dollar case against actor Kevin Costner.Baldwin accused Costner of cheating him and his business partner in a deal ... Read more...

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Dead monkeys found in US crate shipped from India


June 8th, 2012 - 11:53 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 8 (IANS) Two small monkeys were found dead inside a crate of equipment that was shipped to a US refinery from India, a media report said.The remains, which ... Read more...

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Will Ferrell marches through the Mardi Gras parade


February 21st, 2012 - 12:28 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Louisiana, Feb 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Comedian Will Ferrell added some royalty to his life when he marched through the streets of Louisiana dressed as King Bacchus. The 44-year-old was dressed in the ... Read more...

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Lil Wayne donates food to needy


November 21st, 2011 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 21 (IANS) Singer Lil Wayne, who visited her hometown in Louisiana, donated free meals to needy families.The 29-year-old joined Cash Money Records founders Birdman and Ronald Williams in ... Read more...

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Listeria-Cantaloupe death toll is more than 20


October 10th, 2011 - 7:07 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Oct 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) US authorities are investigating the latest outbreak of listeria in the country that has already claimed the lives 21 people. The outbreak which is linked to cantaloupe ... Read more...

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First death recorded in US by vampire bat’s bite


August 13th, 2011 - 12:29 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Aug 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The first person to die as a result of a vampire bat's bite in the United States is a 19-year-old Mexican migrant worker. US officials did ... Read more...

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BP Oil Spill: Dead dolphins washed ashore had oil on them


April 8th, 2011 - 9:29 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Apr 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The negative effect of the last BP Dolphin oil spill is beginning to show up. There are reports that out of over 400 dolphins that had ... Read more...

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Robert Pattinson adopts stray dog


February 25th, 2011 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 25 (ANI): Robert Pattinson has adopted a stray dog to give him company when he stays in hotels - because his friends refuse to visit him while he's staying in ... Read more...

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Stallone to play hitman in ‘Headshot’


February 8th, 2011 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 8 (IANS) Actor Sylvester Stallone has reportedly been signed up to star as a hitman in director Wayne Kramer's action thriller "Headshot".Contactmusic.com reports that his character will work with ... Read more...

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Cyrus dating British actor?


February 5th, 2011 - 6:38 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 5 (IANS) Miley Cyrus is reportedly dating British actor Joshua Bowman after meeting him on the set of her new movie "So Undercover"."They were inseparable at the movie's wrap ... Read more...

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Pattinson, Stewart love riding bicycles


January 31st, 2011 - 6:32 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 31 (IANS) "Twilight" co-stars Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart love riding bicycles.The two actors, who are rumoured to be dating, have been spotted riding their bikes together around Louisiana when ... Read more...

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Bath salts are a growing drug problem


January 24th, 2011 - 8:28 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Jan 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Authorities in the United States are scrambling to ban the sale of bath salts that are sold under several names.Authorities have identified that the chemical which ... Read more...

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Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Extends Its Deadline Till April 18 For Taxpayers


January 5th, 2011 - 8:58 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The taxpayers of United States will now get extra three days to file their taxes this year, Internal Revenue Service (IRS) officials announced the news to ... Read more...

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Dakota Fanning Joins Robert Pattinson And Kristen Stewart In ‘Breaking Dawn’ Sets


December 23rd, 2010 - 5:36 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Actress Dakota Fanning was recently spotted in the sets of the Twilight saga ‘Breaking Dawn’. According to reports in the media, Dakota Fanning was present in the movie’s sets to ... Read more...

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Did Blake Lively play role in Johansson, Reynolds’ marriage split?


December 16th, 2010 - 3:26 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 16 (ANI): Rumours are abuzz that Blake Lively was the reason behind Scarlett Johansson's spilt with hubby Ryan Reynolds.The blonde bombshell, who stars along side Reynolds in 'Green Lantern,' ... Read more...

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Willie Nelson arrested for pot possession yet again


November 29th, 2010 - 12:25 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sierra Blanca, Nov 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Willie Nelson was arrested for the possession of pot yet again. The drugs were found in his tour bus, which was present in the ... Read more...

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Jindal wants Congressmen to stay out of Washington for more common sense governance


November 25th, 2010 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov.25 (ANI): Louisiana's Indian-origin Governor Bobby Jindal wants members of Congress to stay out of Washington D.C. and be home more often."We used to pay farmers not to grow crops, ... Read more...

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Rob-Kris Amidst High Security!


November 19th, 2010 - 6:13 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Robert and Kristen will have their personal bodyguards and apart from there will be support from the Louisiana police force and Sheriff’s Department at Raleigh Studios.Winston Achee, the chief of security ... Read more...

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Fearless cat sends alligator packing with one strike of its paw


November 18th, 2010 - 4:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 18 (ANI): A brave cat stunned onlookers at a park in Louisiana when he decided to square up to a ferocious, snapping alligator.Weighing in at around 250 plus kgs the ... Read more...

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Kate Moss plans her own burial


November 10th, 2010 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 10 (IANS) Model Kate Moss doesn't want to rest in an ordinary burial site after death and is keen to be buried next to boyfriend Jamie Hince at the ... Read more...

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‘Officially Dead Man’ Thomas Steven Sanders Wanted For Murder


November 7th, 2010 - 8:05 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New Orleans, Nov 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) For years, records in the United States showed that Thomas Steven Sanders was dead. Well he was declared legally dead in 1994 after abandoning his family ... Read more...

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Pattinson, Stewart play Monopoly, Scrabble to kill time on set


October 26th, 2010 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 26 (ANI): 'Twilight' stars Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart kill time on sets - with the help of board games.The Hollywood sweethearts - who play lovers in the hit vampire ... Read more...

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Tyler Perry recounts his molestation ordeal on Oprah Winfrey’s show


October 21st, 2010 - 11:10 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Oct 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Tyler Perry was on Oprah Winfrey’s Show on Wednesday.The director used the opportunity on the show to reveal his sexual molestation experience when he was ... Read more...

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Co-star stashes alligator in Willis’ trailer


October 6th, 2010 - 1:07 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 5 (IANS) Hollywood tough guy Bruce Willis nearly snapped on the set of his new movie "Red" after his co-star Mary-Louise Parker stashed a live alligator in his dressing ... Read more...

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‘Making Strides’ throughout Breast Cancer Awareness Month


October 2nd, 2010 - 1:20 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Oct 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) America’s Cancer society has marked this month as Breast awareness month. On 17th October Seibert would be walking on the roads to generate awareness about Breast cancer. The ... Read more...

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‘Inferno’ bosses ‘willing spend dough to keep Lindsay as the lead’


September 26th, 2010 - 6:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 26 (ANI): Troubled Lindsay Lohan is not being dropped from her latest flick "Inferno", the Linda Lovelace biopic, say sources.According to a source, movie bosses are going to start ... Read more...

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LiLo’s failed drug tests could throw new movie into financial turmoil


September 19th, 2010 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 19 (ANI): Lindsay Lohan's latest slipup could throw her new movie into serious financial turmoil, according to sources close to the production of the project.The troubled actress is set ... Read more...

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New Orleans Still In The Rebuilding Process Five Years After Hurricane Katrina


August 29th, 2010 - 8:32 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Aug 29, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Its been five years since Hurricane Katrina ravaged across parts of United States gradually taking the shape of one of the most devastating natural calamities to ... Read more...

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FBI: ‘Granddad Bandit’ captured in Baton Rogue


August 12th, 2010 - 8:10 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Baton Rogue, Aug date (THAINDIAN NEWS) The alleged criminal nicknamed the "Granddad Bandit" has been finally captured in Louisiana. The law enforcement officers believe that he had a hand in 25 bank ... Read more...

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Nicolas Cage returns to ‘Trespass’


August 5th, 2010 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 5 (IANS) Hollywood actor Nicolas Cage has rejoined the cast of upcoming thriller "Trespass", just days after he opted out of the film. The "Ghost Rider" star threw movie ... Read more...

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Nicolas Cage opts out of ‘Trespass’


August 4th, 2010 - 3:53 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Aug 4 (IANS) Hollywood actor Nicolas Cage has dropped out of Joel Schumacher's new thriller "Trespass". Cage was due to star opposite Nicole Kidman. They play husband and wife who are ... Read more...

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Sandra Bullock locked in battle over Gulf spill PSA video


July 31st, 2010 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 31 (ANI): Sandra Bullock's representative has asked for her part in a public service announcement video on Gulf spill to be edited, till it is confirmed that the clip ... Read more...

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BP cuts claim payments to 40,000


July 12th, 2010 - 9:49 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, July 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) There is a new twist in the ongoing oil spill saga that has plagued the Gulf of Mexico. BP has reduced the number of applications submitted ... Read more...

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