• Sawyer Sweeten of 'Everybody Loves Raymond' dies at 19

    Sawyer Sweeten, who played one of Ray Romano's twin sons in the CBS comedy "Everybody Loves Raymond," has died. Madylin, and Sawyer's twin brother Sullivan, all played the children in the sitcom's fictional Barone family. In a statement Madylin, who is four years older than Sawyer, said the family…

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    • Floyd Mayweather has bought over 100 luxury cars from the same dealer and always pays in cash

      In a recent interview with ESPN, Mayweather revealed he has $15 million worth of cars that he never drives just sitting in the garage of his Las Vegas home. Josh Towbin of Towbin Motorcars told Martin Rogers of USA Today that his dealership has sold Mayweather "over 100 cars" in a span of 18 years.…

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      • Diversity Study: Super Bowl ads less gender offensive

        While Super Bowl XLIX commercials were more sensitive and less gender offensive than in past years, women and people of color remain vastly underrepresented among the creative directors who are producing those ads, according to a diversity study released Wednesday. The Institute for Diversity and…

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        • Rhian Ramos on taking over Marian Rivera’s role: I’m still in shock

          On Friday (April 17), GMA network confirmed in a statement that Marian had withdrawn from the show as well as her TV appearances abroad due to her delicate condition, following her announcement on April 13 that she was expecting her first baby with husband actor Dingdong Dantes. “I was in shock … I…

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          • Iran ships 'turn back' from Yemen as fighting rages

            An Iranian naval convoy suspected of carrying weapons for Shiite rebels in Yemen has turned back, US officials said, as Saudi-led warplanes kept up air strikes on anti-government forces. The conflict has sent tensions soaring between Sunni-ruled Saudi Arabia and Shiite Iran, which backs the Huthi…

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            • Kim Kardashian, Kanye West video leak lawsuit can proceed

              A California appeals court is allowing Kim Kardashian and Kanye West's lawsuit over leaked footage of their marriage proposal to move forward. The pair sued YouTube co-founder Chad Hurley in 2013 after he posted video of West's elaborate proposal on his new website, MixBit. Hurley's lawyers…

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              • Profiles of foreigners on death row in Indonesia

                Nine foreign drug convicts are set to be executed in Indonesia after losing all appeals for clemency. Here are brief profiles of some of the inmates, who include two from Australia, one each from Brazil, France and the Philippines. The other condemned prisoners include three Nigerians named by…

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                • Bruce Jenner expected to make transgender history in interview

                  Nearly 40 years after his record-breaking Olympic gold-medal win in the decathlon, Bruce Jenner will likely make history in a different realm on Friday, with an interview in which he is expected to disclose his transition to life as a woman. The 65-year-old Jenner, known to younger generations as…

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                  • Saudi prince 'deletes' Bentley car offer for war pilots

                    A billionaire Saudi prince has purportedly deleted a controversial tweet in which he offered 100 luxury Bentley cars to air force pilots who took part in Saudi-led operations over Yemen. The tweet cannot be found on the official account of Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, @Alwaleed_Talal which has more…

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                    • Maid's decomposed body found in army colonel's house

                      Guwahati, April 23 (IANS) The highly decomposed body of a maid was on Thursday recovered from the servants' quarter of an army Colonel in Assam's Jorhat district, police said. The body of Moonmoon Saikia was recovered from the servants' quarter at the two-storeyed premises of Lt. Col. S. Sood, a…

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                      • Phelps will likely head to new training facility soon

                        Michael Phelps' long-time coach, Bob Bowman, just accepted the job as head coach of the Arizona State swimming team, Swimming World reports. It's exciting news for the ASU swimmers, considering Bowman is the man who helped prep Phelps for his 22 Olympic-medal-winning performances, including 18…

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                        • Russia has a crucial advantage over the US in the Arctic

                          Russia maintains a key advantage over the US in the Arctic, which is only continuing to grow.  In 2017, Moscow is expecting the delivery of a new nuclear powered icebeaker. This would augment an additional six nuclear powered icebreakers already in service

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                          • Dubai hotels face new challenges as occupancy, rates fall

                            Declines in tourists from Russia and tougher competition from the likes of Egypt and Lebanon led to a decrease in occupancy and rates at Dubai hotels in March. According to STR Global’s preliminary March data for Dubai, strong supply growth of 6.9 percent outstripped demand of 4.5 percent during…

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                            • Why is Shraddha Kapoor thanking Lauren Gottlieb?

                              By Jahnavi Patel, Glamsham Editorial Bollywood actress Shraddha Kapoor, who will be seen in the upcoming Bollywood film ABCD 2 will be matching steps with the international dancer Lauren Gottlieb, who was also a part of the first film, ABCD. At the trailer launch event of their film, Varun said,…

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                              • A Day After Taking Digs At Mammootty, Ram Gopal Varma Apologizes

                                Controversial filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma, who had taken digs at South superstar Mammootty a day ago after watching Mani Ratnam's O Kadhal Kanmani, apologized to the South star today in his tweets. O Kadhal Kanmani, which stars Mammootty's son Dulquer Salmaan, had impressed RGV a lot and he had taken…

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                                • The olive oil you're buying is probably a rip off

                                  "Since olive oil became so popular there isn't enough of the good stuff to go around," Neuman said. Extra virgin olive oil is made by crushing olives and extracting the juice and has no additives or other ingredients.

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                                  • 13 ways successful people think differently from everyone else

                                    If you want to be better at it, you've got to work at it, says Maxwell. Consider scheduling time to think. For example, LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner schedules 30- to 90-minute blocks of "nothing" into his calendar for personal time, coaching, and reflection, and Panera Bread CEO Ron Shaich sits down at…

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