• Filipino devotees re-enact crucifixion of Christ

    SAN PEDRO CUTUD, Philippines (AP) — Devotees in northern Philippine villages had themselves nailed to wooded crosses to re-enact the crucifixion of Jesus Christ as thousands of local and foreign spectators watched the bloody annual rites to mark Good Friday in Asia's largest Roman Catholic nation.

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    • OBAMA: The Affordable Care Act Debate Is 'Over'

      President Barack Obama on Thursday announced...

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      • Rihanna settles multimillion-dollar lawsuit with ex-accountants

        By Joseph Ax NEW YORK (Reuters) - Pop star Rihanna has agreed to settle a lawsuit with her former accountants accusing them of mismanaging her finances and costing her millions of dollars, lawyers for the parties told a federal judge on Thursday. The terms of the deal were not disclosed during a…

        • Britain's Youngest Parents Aged 12 and 13: Grandfather says He's Proud

          A couple have become Britain's youngest parents after a 12-year-old gave birth to her 13-year-old boyfriend's baby. She became pregnant at 11 and gave birth aged 12 in Edinburgh in 2006.

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          • NASA Moon Probe Will Bite the Lunar Dust Soon: What It Taught Us

            A NASA probe orbiting the moon will literally bite the lunar dust within the next week or so when it crashes into the moon's far side. LDEX has churned out large amounts of data about the moon's dust exosphere, Kempf said, and deepened insight into the physics of the phenomenon.

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            • Angelina Jolie Discusses ‘Reinvention’ of Disney's ‘Maleficent’ in New Preview (Video)

              Angelina Jolie promises Disney's “Maleficent” will be “very different from what people are going to expect” in a new behind-the-scenes featurette. We also hope to bring a world you have never seen before,” Jolie, who plays the titular wicked witch, says in the newest preview (above).…

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              • Views differ of imam accused in terror case

                NEW YORK (AP) — An Egyptian imam who led a London mosque more than a dozen years ago was portrayed in opening statements at his terrorism trial as an enthusiastic supporter of al-Qaida by a prosecutor and as a reasonable man who helped authorities in England keep people calm by his defense attorney.

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                • Chelsea Clinton Is Pregnant!

                  Big news! Chelsea Clinton, announced she is pregnant with her first child on Thursday.

                  • 'Bad Teacher' First Look (Exclusive)

                    "Bad Teacher" is heading to the small screen and Access Hollywood has your first look at CBS' new sitcom.

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                    • Iranian negotiators reject hardline criticism of nuclear talks

                      By Michelle Moghtader ABU DHABI (Reuters) - Iranian hardliners stepped up criticism of Tehran's negotiations with world powers over its nuclear program on Wednesday, but negotiators defended the planned deal that could lead to an end to economic sanctions. The hardliners, unsettled by the shift to…

                      • 5 Ways To Wear Yellow

                        In today's Glam Slam feature: Both Kate Middleton and Jessica Simpson brightened up the fashion landscape choosing sunny yellow dresses this week.

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                        • East Ukraine separatists stay put despite diplomatic deal

                          By Pavel Polityuk and Thomas Grove KIEV/SLAVIANSK, Ukraine (Reuters) - Armed pro-Russian separatists were still holding public buildings in eastern Ukraine on Friday, saying they needed more assurances about their security before they comply with an international deal ordering them to disarm. The…

                          • This Might Be the Most Awesome 13-Year-Old Girl on the Planet

                            Allow us to introduce Ashol-Pan, a 13-year-old eagle huntress in Mongolia, and perhaps the world’s only female apprentice falconer. Inhabitants of the Altai mountain range on the west side of th

                            • Alleged exes Shahid Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra to clash!

                              Shahid Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra, who were once said to be in a relationship, would be clashing with each other at the box office. Their HAIDER and MARY KOM would now be arriving together on 2nd October.Though they never acknowledged it publicly, there were strong rumours of them being a couple.…

                              • Hayden Panettiere Not Asked Back For 'Heroes: Reborn'

                                It appears the mission has changed for NBC's upcoming "Heroes" reboot, "Heroes: Reborn." Hayden Panettiere, who starred as Claire Bennet (the cheerleader gifted with cellular rejuvenation) on the original series, wasn't asked to return for the recently announced miniseries. "It was a shock to me,…

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                                • Stjepanovic surprised by superb showing at Eindhoven cup

                                  Dubai-based swimmer Velimir Stjepanovic admits to surprising himself with the results he achieved at the Swim Cup in Eindhoven, where he smashed two of his own Serbian national records.

                                  • Famous Los Angeles mountain lion exposed to poison

                                    LOS ANGELES (AP) — A mountain lion that appeared strong and healthy when it was photographed as it ruled a wilderness park in the middle of Los Angeles has been exposed to rat poison and is suffering from mange, officials said.

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                                    • F-35 fighter jet to make first trans-Atlantic flight in July

                                      By Andrea Shalal WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Defense Department has approved the first trans-Atlantic flight of Lockheed Martin Corp's F-35 fighter jet in July to take part in two international air shows near London, U.S. and British officials said Wednesday. The new warplane will make its…

                                      • What the teachers think about Dubai’s education system

                                        School fees are on the rise; gaining access to the top institutions requires registering your child’s name on a waiting list years in advance and the government is now proposing to lengthen the academic year by 10 days. With parents increasingly flummoxed by the UAE school system, it’s interesting…

                                        • Sub scours ocean for missing Malaysian jet

                                          PERTH, Australia (AP) — A robotic submarine headed back down into the depths of the Indian Ocean on Friday to scour the seafloor for any trace of the missing Malaysian jet one month after the search began off Australia's west coast, as data from the sub's previous missions turned up no evidence of…

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