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Enrique Iglesias wants to record with JLo


July 24th, 2012 - 1:01 pm ICT by IANS
New York, July 24 (IANS/EFE) Spanish singer Enrique Iglesias, currently on tour in the US with Jennifer Lopez, has said Monday that he would like to record some "cool, ... Read more...

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Galaxy of stars pay tearful tribute to Houston


February 19th, 2012 - 3:57 am ICT by IANS
New Jersey, Feb 19 (IANS) It was an emotional tribute. Whitney Houston's mother, family, friends and some of the biggest names from the music world gathered here Saturday to pay ... Read more...

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Houston’s mother, daughter lead mourners


February 18th, 2012 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Jersey, Feb 18 (IANS) Whitney Houston's mother and daughter led the mourners ahead of her funeral at her hometown as the nation prepares to say final goodbye to ... Read more...

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Stay away from Houston’s funeral, police tell fans


February 18th, 2012 - 9:47 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 18 (IANS) Whitney Houston fans are being asked by a New Jersey police chief to maintain distance from the star's funeral Saturday. They have been advised to ... Read more...

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Bobbi Kristina to see Whitney’s body Saturday


February 17th, 2012 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 17 (IANS) Bobbi Kristina Brown will get to see her mother Whitney Houston's body for the first time at her funeral Saturday.The 18-year-old is one of a ... Read more...

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Plane makes emergency landing in Poland


November 2nd, 2011 - 12:41 am ICT by IANS
Warsaw, Nov 1 (IANS) A Boeing 767 airliner with 230 people onboard made an emergency landing at the Warsaw airport Tuesday after its landing gear failed.No one was injured in ... Read more...

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X Factor: Newark NJ Rocks the Stage


September 30th, 2011 - 4:12 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Last night's episode of 'The X Factor' was filmed in Newark, New Jersey, where thousand of people lines up to have a chance at the huge five million ... Read more...

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X Factor: Cashmere Bring Laughter


September 30th, 2011 - 4:11 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Thousands of contestants lined up to compete in last night's episode of 'The X Factor', which was filmed in Newark, New Jersey. Simon Cowell, LA Reid, Nicole Scherzinger, ... Read more...

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X Factor: Brian the 14 Year Old Rapper


September 30th, 2011 - 4:10 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Last night's episode of 'The X Factor' finished up the auditions for this season. Judges Paula Abdul, Simon Cowell, Nicole Scherzinger, and LA Reid were on hand to ... Read more...

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Indian American jailed for sexual abuse on plane


August 16th, 2011 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 16 (IANS) A 65-year-old Indian American has been sentenced to a year in federal prison and fined $10,000 for sexually abusing a woman while she slept on ... Read more...

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Obama pokes fun at Facebook founder


April 21st, 2011 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 21 (IANS) President Barack Obama has joked that he was very proud he got Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg to wear a jacket and tie."I'm very proud of ... Read more...

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US wants HSBC to reveal American tax dodgers in India


April 8th, 2011 - 12:35 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 8 (IANS) The US government has sought permission from a federal court to ask for information from HSBC about Americans who may be hiding money in offshore accounts ... Read more...

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U.S. government seeks names of U.S. residents with HSBC India bank accounts to avoid taxes


April 8th, 2011 - 12:29 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- The United States is seeking an order from a federal court in San Francisco authorizing the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to request information from HSBC Bank USA ... Read more...

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U.S. arrests 127 suspects in massive operation against mobsters


January 21st, 2011 - 12:17 am ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) -- Federal indictments were unsealed in U.S. District Courts in Providence and in three other federal judicial districts on Thursday, charging 91 members and associates of seven organized ... Read more...

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Aniston’s best friend Chelsea Handler calls Jolie a ‘home wrecker’


December 8th, 2010 - 12:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 08 (ANI): Jennifer Aniston's new best friend Chelsea Handler has launched a foul-mouthed tirade against Brad Pitt's partner Angelina Jolie, calling her a 'home wrecker'."She's a homewrecker, she is," ... Read more...

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UPS planes searched after suspicious item found in London


October 29th, 2010 - 11:51 pm ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) -- Authorities in New York, Philadelphia, Newark, New Jersey and several countries are examining devices sent from Yemen after investigators found a suspicious package aboard a UPS plane ... Read more...

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Authorities examining suspicious packages on UPS flights in several airports


October 29th, 2010 - 11:02 pm ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) -- Authorities in New York, Philadelphia, New Jersey and several countries are examining suspicious packages on several UPS flights in several U.S. airports. According to CNN, investigators found a ... Read more...

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Losses widen at Continental Airlines


April 23rd, 2010 - 6:07 am ICT by IANS
New York, April 23 (DPA) Continental Airlines, the fourth-largest US carrier, Thursday reported bigger-than-expected first-quarter losses as higher jet fuel prices raised operating costs. Continental CEO Jeff Smisek said he was disappointed with ... Read more...

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JetBlue flight forced to return to Newark after engine cover falls off during take-off


April 5th, 2010 - 6:19 pm ICT by admin
By Michael van Poppel NEWARK, NEW JERSEY (THAINDIAN NEWS) -- A JetBlue passenger plane was forced to make an emergency landing at Newark Liberty International Airport after the cover of an engine ... Read more...

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St. Louis woman sentenced for role in bank fraud scheme


March 12th, 2010 - 12:17 am ICT by BNO News
RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA (BNO NEWS) – A St. Louis, Missouri woman was sentenced to 24 months in prison followed by three years of supervised release for her role in a scheme to ... Read more...

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Former Queens resident charged for murder after allegedly dismembering his wife


February 20th, 2010 - 2:30 am ICT by BNO News
QUEENS, NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) – A former Queens, New York resident was charged with murder after allegedly killing his wife and dismembering her body, District Attorney Richard A. Brown said Friday.Edwin ... Read more...

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Kansas City fugitive arrested by FBI Task Force in NJ


February 13th, 2010 - 5:28 am ICT by BNO News
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY (BNO NEWS) – A Kansas City fugitive was arrested by the FBI Task Force in a motel at Atlantic City, New Jersey on Friday morning, Special Agent in Charge ... Read more...

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Washington shut for fourth day as record snow batters US east coast


February 11th, 2010 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Feb 11 (IANS) Federal government offices were closed for the fourth straight day Thursday as heavy snow that pummelled much of the US east coast for the second ... Read more...

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Security breach at Newark delays India flights (Second Lead)


January 4th, 2010 - 2:29 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Jan 4 (IANS) Authorities are searching for a man who went the wrong way through a checkpoint at the Newark, New Jersey, airport, forcing its closure and delaying several flights, ... Read more...

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Continental joins Star Alliance, but Air India waits on tarmac


October 28th, 2009 - 2:01 pm ICT by IANS
By Mahesh Daga Newark (New Jersey), Oct 28 (IANS) US carrier Continental Airline has become the 25th member of Star Alliance even as Air India continues its struggle to put its systems in ... Read more...

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Victims of Sri Lanka violence sue Rajaratnam


October 23rd, 2009 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Oct 23 (IANS) Victims of the Tamil Tiger militant attacks in Sri Lanka have sued billionaire hedge fund manager Raj Rajaratnam, charged in a $25 million insider trading case, for ... Read more...

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India protests detention of Shahrukh Khan


August 16th, 2009 - 12:34 am ICT by John Le Fevre
The Indian government has reacted angrily to the detention of Shahrukh Khan, one of it’s Bollywood superstars by US immigration officers.Khan, one of the best known faces in India, was detained ... Read more...

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Bollywood muslim actor Shahrukh Khan detained by US immigration


August 15th, 2009 - 10:54 pm ICT by John Le Fevre
Shahrukh Khan, one of the best known faces in India, was detained at a US airport for questioning on Saturday as he traveled to Chicago to celebrate India’s Independence day. The famous ... Read more...

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`King Khan’says he is fine after Newark airport search


August 15th, 2009 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
Newark (New Jersey, US)/New Delhi, Aug.15 (ANI): Bollywood superstar Shahrukh Khan on Saturday said that he was doing well and was fine after his two-hour-long ordeal at Newark International Airport.Khan was ... Read more...

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Hot dog makers sued for not using cancer warnings


July 23rd, 2009 - 7:24 am ICT by IANS
New York, July 23 (RIA Novosti) A civic group working to cut the spread of cancer in the US has initiated a suit against the makers of hot dogs for not using ... Read more...

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‘Kalam had no problems with frisking’


July 21st, 2009 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
By Murali Krishnan New Delhi, July 21 (IANS)Former president A.P.J. Abdul Kalam was subjected to a body search for the first time by employees of a US airline in Delhi when he ... Read more...

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Continental Pilot Dies In Mid Flight


June 20th, 2009 - 3:38 am ICT by GD
The pilot of a Continental Airlines passenger flight died while on board. The two co- pilots managed a safe landing for the Boeing Co. 777 plane in spite of the mishap. ... Read more...

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Continental Airlines flight declares emergency after pilot dies


June 19th, 2009 - 2:52 pm ICT by admin
NEWARK, New Jersey (BNO NEWS) -- A Continental Airlines flight from Belgium to Newark, New Jersey declared an emergency after the pilot died in flight, officials told BNO News on Thursday.The plane, ... Read more...

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US passenger plane lands safely after pilot dies


June 19th, 2009 - 12:19 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 19 (DPA) A Continental airlines pilot died at the controls of a plane en route from Brussels to Newark, New Jersey. The two first officers onboard, who have extensive experience flying ... Read more...

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Pilot dies at controls of US-bound passenger jet


June 18th, 2009 - 11:31 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 18 (DPA) A Continental airlines pilot died at the controls of a plane en route from Brussels to Newark, New Jersey, Thursday, according to media reports. CNN quoted a statement from ... Read more...

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