• 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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      • Chelsea Clinton Is Pregnant!

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

        • 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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          • Putin's choice of words shed light on Ukraine

            MOSCOW (AP) — To understand Russian President Vladimir Putin's intentions in Ukraine, it helps to pay close attention to his choice of words and his reading of history. Here is what Putin had to say Thursday in a nationally televised call-in program:

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            • 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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              • Israel frees three out of five Lebanese detainees

                Jerusalem, April 17 (IANS) The Israel army has released three out of the five people they had kidnapped Thursday near the Blue Line border with Lebanon. The Israel Defence Forces (IDF) said the men were trying to cross the Israel-Lebanon border, Xinhua reported. "The IDF soldiers identified…

                • 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

                  • Aiko's story of faith and forgiveness

                    After forgiving the doctor who wreaked havoc on her face and the former assistant she accused of stealing money from her, Aiko Melendez's life has never been so good.

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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.

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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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                          • Fears rise for missing in SKorea ferry sinking

                            MOKPO, South Korea (AP) — Strong currents, rain and bad visibility hampered an increasingly anxious search Thursday for 287 passengers, many thought to be high school students, still missing more than a day after their ferry flipped onto its side and sank in cold waters off the southern coast of…

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                            • Jordanian jihadis returning from Syria war rattle U.S.-aligned kingdom

                              By Suleiman Al-Khalidi AMMAN (Reuters) - Jordanian Islamist Ahmad Mahmoud fought with rebels in Syria for six weeks earlier this year, then slipped back across the border to seek treatment for a war wound - even though the authorities had warned him not to return. Within a week the bearded…

                              • Don Quixote: A dash of chivalric romance at Cairo Opera

                                Performed between 14 and 18 April, ballet Don Quixote takes us on a swift journey through one of Spain's most influential literary works while infusing the Opera's main hall with bright colors and many talents

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                                • 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.…

                                  • Toyota Camry gets a top-to-bottom makeover

                                    NEW YORK (AP) — Shaken by the advances of newer, sportier rivals, the Toyota Camry is trying to shed its vanilla reputation.

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                                    • 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, as data from the sub's previous missions turned up no evidence of the plane.

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                                        • Megyn Kelly Rips Jenny McCarthy on Vaccine Flip-Flop: ‘She Raised a Lot of People's Fears About This!’ (Video)

                                          Fox News host Megyn Kelly was shocked by Jenny McCarthy's recent assertion that she wasn't anti-vaccine in a Chicago Sun-Times op-ed and played a greatest hits montage of the “View” host's many anti-vaccination statements over the years. “It's really shocking to hear her now talk about how she…

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