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Afghanistan: Taliban commander behind NATO helicopter crash captured


September 17th, 2012 - 6:48 pm ICT by BNO News
KABUL, AFGHANISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- Afghan and coalition forces on Sunday arrested a Taliban commander who allegedly coordinated an attack against a coalition helicopter in eastern Afghanistan, killing two American soldiers, the ... Read more...

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US military instructor jailed for rape


July 22nd, 2012 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 22 (IANS) An air force instructor has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for rape and sexual assault in a scandal that has rocked one of America's ... Read more...

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Boeing to cut over 2,100 jobs at US facility (Lead)


January 5th, 2012 - 10:30 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 5 (IANS) US aircraft company Boeing has announced its plans to close a massive plant in Wichita in Kansas state before the end of 2013, a decision that ... Read more...

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Michelle invites Jessica Simpson to sing for troops


April 11th, 2011 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, April 11 (IANS) Singer Jessica Simpson has been invited by US First Lady Michelle Obama to sing for military families in Denver, Colorado, April 13.And the singer says ... Read more...

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U.S. President Obama names Jeremy Bernard as Social Secretary


February 26th, 2011 - 2:18 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- United States President Barack Obama on Friday named Jeremy Bernard as Special Assistant to the President and Social Secretary."Jeremy shares our vision for the White House as ... Read more...

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Male monkeys who wash with their own urine ‘are sexually attractive’


February 25th, 2011 - 11:23 am ICT by ANI
London, Feb 25 (ANI): A study has discovered that an odd habit amongst Capuchin monkeys, who urinate onto their hands then rub their urine over their bodies into their fur, do it ... Read more...

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Why is the trend of ‘flexisexuality’ catching up?


February 24th, 2011 - 12:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 24 (ANI): It all started when Madonna kissed Britney Spears on stage, followed by Katy Perry who sang a song about a girl she kissed - and now it ... Read more...

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3-prong approach to protect your OS from attacks


January 27th, 2011 - 4:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 27 (ANI): Experts at North Carolina State University have devised a new three-pronged approach to restore an OS if it is attacked."Our approach has three components: attack detection; security fault ... Read more...

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29-Year-Old Former WWE Wrestler Lance Cade Dead


August 14th, 2010 - 6:48 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Aug 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Lance McNaught who is better known by fans of World Wrestling Entertainment as Lance Cade died on Thursday night at his father's home in San Antonio, ... Read more...

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Former WWE Star Lance “Cade” McNaught Dies, Age 29


August 14th, 2010 - 12:21 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Aug 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to ‘PWTorch’, the former WWE wrestler know to the world as “Lance Cade” has passed away for reasons that are not yet known. Cade had battled ... Read more...

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Now, learn yoga from cats and dogs!


August 9th, 2010 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 9 (ANI): Flexible felines and contorted canines are among the stars of the Yoga Puppies and Yoga Kittens calendars, 2011.Photographer Dan Borris, 53, has created the artwork.Borris, get his wife ... Read more...

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Animals do yoga for calendar shoot


August 9th, 2010 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 9 (IANS) Puppies and kittens have performed yoga for a calendar shoot in the US. The kittens and puppies are the stars of the 2011 Yoga Puppies and Yoga Kittens ... Read more...

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Zeltiq: To Overcome The Burden Of Overwieght


June 16th, 2010 - 7:30 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez June 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Dr. Suresh Koneu Zeltiq launched an advanced, non-invasive fat reduction technology Zeltiq in San Antonio, Texas and South Central on Tuesday, June 15, 2010. Zeltiq reduces ... Read more...

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Sleep restores colour perception


June 9th, 2010 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 9 (ANI): Sleep corrects the drift in color perception that occurs during wakefulness, says a new study.Results indicate that prior wakefulness caused the color gray to be classified as having ... Read more...

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Good night’s sleep can make you ‘Guitar Hero’ champ


June 9th, 2010 - 4:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 9 (ANI): You can become a pro in "Guitar Hero" after a good sleep, according to a new research.The study indicates that the improvement in performance accuracy on "Guitar Hero ... Read more...

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Long sleep duration tied to increased metabolic syndrome risk in elderly


June 8th, 2010 - 2:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 8 (ANI): A new research has established a link between long sleep duration and elevated prevalence of metabolic syndrome in older adults.The study has been presented in San Antonio, Texas, ... Read more...

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Highly variable sleep schedules predict elevated suicide risk


June 8th, 2010 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 8 (ANI): A new study has shown for the first time that highly variable sleep schedules predict an elevated risk for suicide independent of depression in actively suicidal young adults.The ... Read more...

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Chronic insomnia linked to increased risk of death


June 7th, 2010 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 7 (IANS) Individuals with chronic insomnia have an elevated risk of death, says a new research. "The most surprising result was the increased high risk for mortality among individuals with ... Read more...

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Regular bedtime makes children smarter


June 7th, 2010 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 7 (ANI): Children in households with bedtime rules turn out to be more intelligent, according to new study.The study, conducted by scientists at SRI International, an independent, non-profit research institute ... Read more...

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USAA Foundation Donates $70,000 To Revamp Farias Park


March 31st, 2010 - 10:20 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Texas, Mar 31, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A clean Farias Park of San Antonio, Texas, is the gift that the children received from the USAA Foundation. The Foundation has reportedly collaborated with ... Read more...

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Texas man detained with 436,000 Ecstasy pills


March 5th, 2010 - 12:38 am ICT by BNO News
WICHITA, KANSAS (BNO NEWS) – A Texas man was charged for possessing with intent to distribute Ecstasy pills, prosecutors said Thursday.Edgar E. Juarez, 21, San Antonio, Texas was arrested by the Kansas ... Read more...

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Former NBA All-Star wanted for sex trafficking


February 27th, 2010 - 5:22 am ICT by BNO News
SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS (BNO NEWS) – Former NBA All-Star is wanted for sex trafficking and sexual assault of a child, local media reported on Friday.Alvin Robertson, 47, is wanted in a connection ... Read more...

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Strokes can happen to children too


February 25th, 2010 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 25 (ANI): Children can have strokes too that can be recurrent, according to pediatric researchers.Unfortunately, boffins said, the strokes often go unrecognized the first time, and the child does not ... Read more...

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Texas Governor announces $1.7 million to aid border security


February 16th, 2010 - 5:07 am ICT by BNO News
SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS (BNO NEWS) -- Texas Governor Rick Perry on Monday announced a $1.7 million award to fund a border prosecution unit to amplify the State's border security efforts.Governor Rick Perry ... Read more...

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Small airplane lands on Texas highway


February 13th, 2010 - 2:03 am ICT by BNO News
SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS (BNO NEWS) – A small airplane made an emergency landing near Boerne, Texas on Friday, local media said.At approximately 11:00 a.m. local time, the plane landed safely on Interstate ... Read more...

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Texas to invest $1.1 million to create up to 600 jobs


February 10th, 2010 - 12:29 am ICT by BNO News
AUSTIN, TEXAS (BNO NEWS) – The state of Texas will invest $1.1 million through the Texas Enterprise Fund (TEF) in Allstate Insurance Co. in order to generate up to 600 jobs and ... Read more...

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Pentagon Admits Marine Death Report Mistake


January 13th, 2010 - 7:14 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar California, Jan 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The death report of a soldier fighting in Afghanistan has created a confusion in the family of Mark A. Juarez of Bakersfield, California. While Mark ... Read more...

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New York prosecutors announce the forfeiture of stolen works by Camille Pissaro


January 13th, 2010 - 5:02 am ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK CITY (BNO NEWS) – New York prosecutors announced Monday the forfeiture of a stolen work by the artist Camille Pissaro.In 1981, Le Marché, a painting by Camille Pissaro, was stolen ... Read more...

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Texas Tech Claims Alamo Bowl 2010


January 3rd, 2010 - 9:04 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar San Antonio, Texas, Jan 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The college football season is coming to an end as the day for the Bowl Championship Series game is coming closer. Few days ... Read more...

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Fort Hood shooter Major Nidal Malik Hasan paralyzed chest down


November 23rd, 2009 - 7:24 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Texas, Nov 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) In what can be termed as poetic justice, Major Nidal Malik Hasan, who is charged with killing 13 people at the largest US military base in Fort ... Read more...

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Fort Hood killer will pay for his crimes: Obama


November 11th, 2009 - 12:04 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 11(IANS) President Barack Obama has vowed to see that justice will be done in last week's Fort Hood massacre that left 13 dead and 42 wounded and the alleged ... Read more...

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Don’t question US officer who shot dead 13: Lawyer (Lead)


November 10th, 2009 - 2:08 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 10 (IANS) The lawyer hired by the family of US Army Major Nidal Malik Hasan has asked investigators not to speak with his client who shot dead ... Read more...

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Fort Hood gunman conscious, lawyer ponders over fair trial


November 10th, 2009 - 10:46 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 10 (IANS) As American authorities probed Thursday's mass shooting at the Fort Hood Army Post in Texas that left 13 dead and 42 wounded, the lone suspect ... Read more...

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Fort Hood gunman conscious


November 9th, 2009 - 11:41 am ICT by IANS
Fort Hood (Texas), Nov 9 (DPA) The US Army psychiatrist accused of opening fire on soldiers here, killing 13 people, was conscious and talking, the Austin American Statesman newspaper reported. A spokesman at ... Read more...

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Fort Hood offers prayers for victims of mass shooting


November 8th, 2009 - 12:25 pm ICT by IANS
Fort Hood (Texas), Nov 8 (DPA) Chaplains were tending to the spiritual needs of a flock shocked by a mass shooting at the US Army's Fort Hood, preparing to offer words of ... Read more...

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