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Face-chewing victim Ronald Poppo is now awake and alert


June 13th, 2012 - 10:04 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Miami, June 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Ronald Poppo, the homeless man whose face was chewed off by cannibal Rudy Eugene last May 26, after an attack that took place in a South ... Read more...

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Ricky Martin sells Miami Beach mansion for $10.6 mn


April 25th, 2012 - 11:36 am ICT by IANS
Miami, April 25 (IANS/EFE) Puerto Rican singer Ricky Martin sold his seven-bedroom Miami Beach mansion for $10.6 million, but the name of the buyer is not yet known, The Miami ... Read more...

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Julio Iglesias pays $15.2 mn for Miami mansion


April 10th, 2012 - 10:50 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 10 (IANS/EFE) Spanish singer Julio Iglesias has just bought a $15.2 million mansion on an exclusive island in north Miami's Intracoastal Waterway, The Miami Herald reported.The 68-year-old singer ... Read more...

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‘Real Housewives of Miami’ star’s son injured in car accident


August 20th, 2011 - 1:24 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Hollywood, Aug 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Miami “Housewives’” star Alexia Echevarria is dealing with her son in the intensive care unit. 13-year-old Frankie was involved in a nasty car crash on Sunday. According ... Read more...

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Chavez recovering well, says Venezuelan official


June 27th, 2011 - 11:30 am ICT by IANS
Caracas, June 27 (IANS/EFE) The Venezuelan presidency's chief of staff, Erika Farias, has said that President Hugo Chavez, convalescing from surgery in Havana since June 10, is recovering in good ... Read more...

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Men dominate as media executives worldwide: Report


March 23rd, 2011 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 23 (IANS/EFE) Men occupy an overwhelming majority of executive positions in the global media business, says a report that analysed over 500 firms in 60 countries.The study by ... Read more...

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‘Public porn shoot’ on island near Miami Beach sparks outrage


February 12th, 2011 - 1:06 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Feb 12 (ANI): An adult film company that was filming a porn movie in a public park near Miami Beach has sparked outrage amongst city officials.Called 'Island Adventure' and produced ... Read more...

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Wary of Egypt crisis repeat, Cuba cracks down on Internet opposition movements


February 11th, 2011 - 11:17 am ICT by ANI
Miami (US), Feb.11 (ANI): The Government of Cuba is reported to be concerned about the burgeoning opposition movement in Egypt, and believes a similar situation could arise in Havan and other ... Read more...

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Two Miami police officers killed while serving warrant


January 21st, 2011 - 3:14 am ICT by BNO News
MIAMI, FLORIDA (BNO NEWS) -- Two Miami police officers on Thursday were killed as they attempted to serve an arrest warrant, the Miami Herald reported.A male and female cop attempted to serve ... Read more...

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Morrison gets posthumous pardon for ‘indecent exposure’ conviction


December 12th, 2010 - 3:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 12 (ANI): Late rock legend Jim Morrison has won a posthumous pardon for charges of indecent exposure brought after a drunken gig 41 years ago.Outgoing Governor Charlie Crist appealed for ... Read more...

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US woman steals credit card for bigger boob job, jailed


December 7th, 2010 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 07 (ANI): A 30-year-old Florida woman has been sentenced for stealing identity to get credit card so that she could afford bigger breast implants and liposuction on her arms.Shatarka Nuby ... Read more...

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Low-slung pants man’s family sues police for malicious prosecution


October 21st, 2010 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 21 (ANI): A case of low-slung pants has resulted in the dramatic arrest of the man himself and his family, followed by a lawsuit.Frantz Leger of Wellington, then 20, had ... Read more...

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Twins sisters share all, even daughters’ birthdays


October 8th, 2010 - 4:06 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 8 (IANS) Twin sisters who grew up sharing everything have celebrated another milestone together - each gave birth to their first child on the same day in the US, a ... Read more...

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Baby dies in baking hot car in Florida


October 5th, 2010 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 5 (IANS) A 14-month-old girl died after being left in a baking hot car for over three hours in Florida while her father attended church, a media report said Tuesday.Kimberly ... Read more...

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Cuba’s ‘Queen of Bolero’ dies at 87


July 13th, 2010 - 6:19 am ICT by IANS
Miami, July 13 (DPA) Cuban singer Olga Guillot died Monday in Miami at age 87, the daily The Miami Herald reported in its online edition. The so-called "Queen of Bolero," with hits like ... Read more...

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FBI probe of 26/11 terror attack led to Pakistan


July 12th, 2010 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, July 12 (IANS) A lot of information led back to Pakistan with the early arrest of Pakistani national Ajmal Amir Kasab, proving a major turning point in the investigation ... Read more...

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Miami lawyer banned from visiting jail due to metal underwire in her bra!


June 13th, 2010 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 13 (ANI): A Miami lawyer was banned from meeting her client in jail due to the metal underwire in her bra.According to The Miami Herald, when lawyer Brittney Horstman ... Read more...

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Golf balls, tires may halt US oil spill


May 10th, 2010 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 10 (IANS) Golf balls and shredded tires may be the latest solution to stop the leak from the oil well in the Gulf of Mexico, a media report said Monday. "The ... Read more...

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Air crash: Polish, Russian investigators examining flight data recorders


April 11th, 2010 - 6:46 pm ICT by ANI
Smolensk (Russia), Apr 11(ANI): Russian and Polish investigators are studying fragments of the plane, which crashed in Russia on Saturday killing Polish President Lech Kaczynski, his wife Maria and several other senior ... Read more...

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Huge part of cargo plane falls from sky in Miami


February 6th, 2010 - 10:16 am ICT by IANS
New York, Feb 6 (IANS) An 18-foot-long piece of a cargo plane broke off and smashed into a mall parking lot near Miami international airport Friday. No one was injured when the car-sized ... Read more...

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Google develops new system to trace quake survivors


January 19th, 2010 - 5:10 am ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Jan 19 (DPA) Web search giant Google has created a centralised search system for tracking down people missing in the Haitian earthquake, the company announced Monday in a blog posting. The ... Read more...

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Tens of thousands feared dead in Haitian earthquake (Second Lead)


January 14th, 2010 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
Port-au- Prince, Jan 14 (DPA) Tens of thousands of people are feared to have perished in an earthquake in Haiti as the international community rushed Thursday to help the impoverished Caribbean ... Read more...

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‘Tens of thousands’ feared killed in Haiti quake (Lead)


January 14th, 2010 - 9:51 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 14 (DPA) Haitian President Rene Preval has said estimates of the death toll in the devastating earthquake in capital Port-au-Prince could easily be in the tens of thousands, while other ... Read more...

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‘Tens of thousands’ killed in Haiti quake


January 14th, 2010 - 4:44 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 14 (DPA) Haitian President Rene Preval said estimates of the death toll in the devastating earthquake in capital Port-au- Prince could easily be in the tens of thousands, while other ... Read more...

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Thousands feared killed as massive quake hits Haiti (Fourth Lead)


January 14th, 2010 - 12:17 am ICT by IANS
Port-au-Prince/Washington, Jan 13 (DPA) Haitian President Rene Preval said Wednesday that thousands may have been killed in the magnitude 7.0 earthquake that rattled his country and issued an appeal for aid ... Read more...

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Burned body of Playmate Paula Sladewski found in Miami trash bin


January 7th, 2010 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 7 (ANI): The body of Paula Sladewski, a 26-year-old stripper and former Playboy model, has been found horribly burned inside a North Miami trash can, it has been reported.According to ... Read more...

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Call for action at key UN climate change summit (Lead)


December 7th, 2009 - 5:42 pm ICT by IANS
Copenhagen, Dec 7 (DPA) The mammoth UN conference in Copenhagen was preceded by a joint leader article, published by 56 newspapers in 45 countries, calling on world leaders to place "decisive ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Call for action at key UN climate change summit


December 7th, 2009 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
Copenhagen, Dec 7 (DPA) Danish Prime Minister Lars Lokke Rasmussen was to kick-start a mammoth UN conference in Copenhagen Monday aimed at halting global warming. The conference's opening ceremony was preceded by ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Madonna’s ex-lover furious over “suck-up” claims in new book


October 17th, 2009 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct 17 (ANI): Queen of Pop Madonna's ex-lover Ingrid Casares is said to be furious over new book "Miami Babylon" by Gerald Posner, in which she is portrayed as ... Read more...

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RIP Captain Lou Albano


October 15th, 2009 - 12:57 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Mount Vernon, Oct 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Legendary pro wrestling coach and colorful manager Captain Lou Albano died at age 76. According to the Miami Herald, his family says that he was ... Read more...

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Captain Lou Albano dies at age 76


October 14th, 2009 - 11:48 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Oct 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Legendary pro wrestling manager Captain Lou Albano died at age 76. According to the Miami Herald, his family says that he was at home under hospice ... Read more...

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Doctor Alleges He Secured Monica Hansen’s Permission For Using Pictures


September 23rd, 2009 - 6:13 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Sep 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Playboy model Monica Hansen is once more in the news recently, in relation to her famous $564,000 lawsuit conquest.According to various news reports, it has ... Read more...

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Singer to pay $300,000 to cover Cuban concert costs


August 27th, 2009 - 12:26 pm ICT by IANS
Miami, Aug 27 (EFE) Colombian singer Juanes has said that he would pay $300,000 out of his own pocket to cover the costs of the concert he planned to stage in Havana ... Read more...

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Palin ethics complaint has cost Alaska 1.9 million dollars


July 10th, 2009 - 4:16 pm ICT by ANI
Anchorage (Alaska, US), July 10 (ANI): Alaska's response to ethics allegations and requests for information concerning the conduct of soon-to-be-ex-governor Sarah Palin has cost the state 1.9 million dollars.The expense of ... Read more...

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Robotic ‘Obama’ debuts at Disney


July 4th, 2009 - 7:05 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 3 (Xinhua) A robotic version of US President Barack Obama debuted at an event Friday at the Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida. The animated, speaking figure of Obama and ... Read more...

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