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Gunman kills seven at California religious college


April 3rd, 2012 - 11:23 pm ICT by BNO News
OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- A gunman opened fire at a Christian college in the California city of Oakland on late Monday morning, killing seven people in the nation's deadliest school shooting ... Read more...

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‘Occupy’ protesters defy ban, stay put in Washington (Lead)


January 31st, 2012 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 31 (IANS) Occupy protesters in Washington defied a police deadline and erected a "tent of dreams" around a statue as part of their protest against eviction.The camps at ... Read more...

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Defying ban, ‘occupy’ protesters stay put in Washington


January 31st, 2012 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 31 (IANS) Defying a noon police deadline to remove their camps or face arrest, Occupy protesters in Washington have erected a "tent of dreams" around a statue as ... Read more...

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Occupy protesters confront police across US


December 13th, 2011 - 12:07 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 13 (IANS) Police in several US cities confronted Occupy protests aimed and shutting down port facilities as part of a nationwide day of protest in the aftermath of ... Read more...

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UFO seen over California?


May 31st, 2011 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 31 (IANS) A video posted on YouTube that shows three moving dots of light in the California sky is being claimed to be that of an unidentified flying ... Read more...

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Weight gain ‘ups recurrence risk among breast cancer survivors’


April 6th, 2011 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 06 (ANI): Scientists at the Kaiser Permanente Division of Research in Oakland, California, have revealed that breast cancer survivors who experience large weight gain have an increased risk of death ... Read more...

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US preacher says world will end around 6pm on May 21, 2011


March 27th, 2011 - 3:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 27 (ANI): A preacher from Oakland, California, has warned that the end of the world is nigh - 21st May 2011, to be precise.At about 6pm, Harold Camping reckons 2 ... Read more...

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Popular internet radio service Pandora files for IPO


February 12th, 2011 - 10:55 pm ICT by BNO News
OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- Internet radio service Pandora Media, Inc. on Friday announced that it had filed a registration statement relating to a proposed initial public offering of shares of its ... Read more...

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Desert Inn Daytona Beach Regarded As Third Dirtiest


January 31st, 2011 - 8:35 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 31, (THAINDIAN NEWS) TripAdvisor.com enlisted the ten dirtiest hotels in America for the year 2011, and Juju Chang of "Good Morning America" publicized the names of all these hotels ... Read more...

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Golden State Warriors Loses To Miami Heats


December 11th, 2010 - 9:32 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec 11, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Golden State Warriors versus the Miami Heats NBA match that took place on Friday night at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California, witnessed a remarkable victory ... Read more...

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St.Louis Leads List Of ‘Most Dangerous Cities’ In America


November 27th, 2010 - 8:33 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The CQ Press has finally released the list of the 'Most Dangerous Cities' in America and it looks like there are a few surprises in it. ... Read more...

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St Louis at Top of CQ’s “Most Dangerous Cities in US”


November 23rd, 2010 - 1:19 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Nov 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) As CQ Press releases it’s City Crime Rankings for the seventeenth year in a row, four hundred United States cities are ranked according to six different categories. Murder, ... Read more...

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Indian American students develop new game application


November 20th, 2010 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 20 (IANS) Three Indian American students in California have developed a new game application for Apple called where users try to steer their lost rocket ship home using ... Read more...

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Hiring Of Ebonics Translators Sparks Controversy


August 24th, 2010 - 7:46 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Aug 24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Once again the legitimacy of "African-American English" which is popularly known as Ebonics has gained prominence in United States after the federal Drug Enforcement Administration revealed ... Read more...

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Apple Sued By Users For Overheating Of iPads


July 29th, 2010 - 7:52 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 29, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Apple, the technology giant faces trouble once again. It is now being sued by the users who complain of overheating of the iPad ... Read more...

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Former NFL star Jack Tatum dies at 61


July 28th, 2010 - 4:59 am ICT by BNO News
COLUMBUS, OHIO (BNO NEWS) -- Former NFL All-Pro safety for the Oakland Raiders Jack Tatum, remembered for his hard-hitting playing style, died Tuesday, local media reported.Tatum, 61, nicknamed the "Assassin," passed away ... Read more...

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Gospel Legend Walter L Hawkins Dies of Cancer


July 12th, 2010 - 11:22 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
July 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) World famous gospel singer and spiritual persona, Bishop Walter L Hawkins has passed away at the age of 61 years old, after a battle with pancreatic ... Read more...

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Riots Spark Off In Oakland After Mehserle Verdict


July 9th, 2010 - 4:01 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Oakland, California, July 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Mehserle verdict was given on Thursday as hundreds of protesters gathered near the Oakland City Hall in the evening. In spite of the ... Read more...

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Andre Ward Registers Win Against Allan Green, Advances To Super Six


June 20th, 2010 - 7:31 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oakland, California, June 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) American boxer Andre Ward registered a stunning victory against Allan Green on Saturday at the Oracle Arena to reserve his place in the semi-finals ... Read more...

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Walnut Creek, CA woman sentenced for forced labor of domestic servant


April 16th, 2010 - 1:59 am ICT by BNO News
OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) – A Walnut Creek, California woman was sentenced to five years in prison and to pay $123,740 in restitution for forced labor of her domestic servant, prosecutors announced ... Read more...

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California nurse arrested for stealing from several elderly patients, kidnapping one with Alzheimer’s


March 23rd, 2010 - 5:07 am ICT by BNO News
OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) – A California nurse was arrested for stealing from several of her elderly patients, prosecutors said Monday.Concepcion "Connie" Pinco Giron, 51, of Richmond, California, was the assistant administrator ... Read more...

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Owner of Glass Emporium of Marin convicted of wire fraud in Oakland, CA


March 23rd, 2010 - 1:59 am ICT by BNO News
OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) – The owner of Glass Emporium of Marin, headquartered in Oakland, California was convicted of conspiracy to commit wire fraud, nine counts of wire fraud and one count ... Read more...

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Coffee Reduces Heart Irregularity, Study Reveals


March 7th, 2010 - 8:44 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Mar 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) There is some real good news for all the coffee addicts out there. According to a new research, people who drink more coffee on a daily ... Read more...

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Lost L. Ron Hubbard Materials Restored By Scientologists


January 11th, 2010 - 8:43 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Clearwater, Fla., Jan 11, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Church of Scientology received a breakthrough as more than 1,000 fragments of works of its founder L. Ron Hubbard have been revived at ... Read more...

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Exposure to Bisphenol A may cause male impotence


November 11th, 2009 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 11 (IANS) High levels of exposure to Bisphenol A at the workplace may saddle male workers with impotence, according to a new study. Bisphenol A (BPA) is a chemical found ... Read more...

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Nike Womens Marathon 2009: Results


October 19th, 2009 - 6:03 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey San Francisco, Oct 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Nike Women's Marathon 2009 took place on the 18th of October, Sunday. Over 20,000 women took part in the race that was ... Read more...

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Kylie Minogue ‘went to meditation retreat with beau before US tour’


October 3rd, 2009 - 4:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 3 (ANI): Australian pop princess Kylie Minogue meditated with beau Andres Velencoso for a week to get going for her first North American tour, it has emerged.The Sun quoted ... Read more...

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Kylie Minogue kicks off North American tour in flamboyant style


October 2nd, 2009 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 2 (ANI): Australian pop princess Kylie Minogue kick started her first North American tour in Oakland, California, on September 30, with a dazzling performance and thanked fans for an ... Read more...

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Gap deal makes Kylie Minogue’s beau popular face in US


September 2nd, 2009 - 5:19 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sept 2 (ANI): Kylie Minogue is all set for her first major tour of the US in three months time but her Spanish model boyfriend has already become a hot ... Read more...

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Human term placenta found to be a reservoir of hematopoietic cells


June 25th, 2009 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 25 (ANI): Scientists at Children's Hospital Oakland Research Institute, Oakland, California, have discovered a new method to obtain large numbers of hematopoietic stem cell from human term placenta.The results of ... Read more...

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Street Sweeper Social Club performs at Jimmy Fallon’s Show


June 19th, 2009 - 2:55 am ICT by GD
The Street Sweeper Social Club made their appearance on the "Late Night With Jimmy Fallon" on Wednesday, June 17 at 12:35 ET/ 11:35 CST. They rocked the show completely with their ... Read more...

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Kylie Minogue announces first US tour


May 8th, 2009 - 12:26 am ICT by IANS
London, May 7 (IANS) Australian pop singer Kylie Minogue has announced her first US tour with stops at New York's Hammerstein Ballroom and Los Angeles' famed Hollywood Bowl. The superstar has lined ... Read more...

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Kylie Minogue to tour U.S. for first time in 20-year career


May 7th, 2009 - 3:30 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, May 07 (ANI): For the first time in her glittering 20-year career, Kylie Minogue will tour North America.The 40-year-old singer will begin the six-city concert tour in Oakland, California on ... Read more...

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Jennifer Hudson postpones U.S. tour due to throat infection


May 5th, 2009 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 5 (ANI): A throat infection has forced Oscar-winning singer Jennifer Hudson to postpone the concerts of her U.S. tour.According to E! Online, she scrapped a gig that was to ... Read more...

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Teens who give birth at increased risk of being overweight


April 7th, 2009 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 7 (ANI): Girls who give birth between the age group of 15 and 19 are more likely to be overweight, with more abdominal fat, regardless of their childhood weight or ... Read more...

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