• MTV Video Music Awards to return to Los Angeles

    The annual MTV Video Music Awards, one of the music industry's top televised showcases, will return to Los Angeles this summer from New York City, the U.S. cable channel said on Wednesday. The show, popular among MTV's young viewers prized by advertisers, will take place on August 24, the day…

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    • Lincoln, Cadillac chase Audi in China luxury market

      Classic American luxury brands Lincoln and Cadillac are taking on Germany's long-dominant Audi in China, but face a market leader fortified by enviable brand awareness built over years as officialdom's favourite car. Black Audis -- with their four interlocking ring symbols, signifying the long-ago…

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      • Confident Bayern promise home improvements against Real

        Holders Bayern Munich promised a sharp improvement when they host Real Madrid in the second leg of their Champions League semi-final after failing to convert the lion's share of possession into goals in a 1-0 defeat in Spain on Wednesday. Bayern enjoyed 80 percent possession in the first half but…

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        • Bangladesh's miracle survivor marries and builds new life

          She was the miracle seamstress, plucked from the rubble of the world's worst garment factory disaster 17 days after the building collapse. The case of Reshma Akhter, 19, was a rare bright spot in the Rana Plaza catastrophe on the outskirts of the Bangladeshi capital Dhaka on April 24 last year that…

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          • ‘Hedwig and the Angry Inch’ Theater Review: Neil Patrick Harris Crosses Over to the Glam Side

            Hedwig, lead singer of the Angry Inch, is forever telling people how he gets down on his knees to give thanks. “Hedwig and the Angry Inch” opened Tuesday on Broadway at the Belasco Theatre, and its creators, John Cameron Mitchell and Stephen Trask, should get down on their four knees to thank star…

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            • Drew Barrymore Welcomes a Baby Girl (With a Boy’s Name!)

              Drew Barrymore and Will Kopelman's brood just expanded! Although Drew's second pregnancy was basically the most fun thing to hear about (pasta and Chinese food pregnancy cravings around the clock, anyone?), we're so excited that she had another baby girl today, because she's just the best. "Happy…

              Parenting
              • Why Drew Carey Saw His 'Dancing' Elimination Coming

                Drew Carey may have danced his last tango inside the ballroom with pro partner Cheryl Burke, but the comedian said his time on "Dancing with the Stars" was nothing short of a dream come true. "It really was like a fantasy," Drew told Access Hollywood's Shaun Robinson following the pair's…

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                • Into the lion's den! Warthog meets its maker after straying into big cat's path

                  The incredible sequence was caught on camera at the Addo Elephant Park in the Eastern Cape province of South Africa

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                  • Will Danica approve if dad Vic marries Pauleen?

                    Danica Sotto-:Pingris wants to tell dad Vic Sotto, “Dapat, kung talagang kayo na, siguraduhin nyo na yan.”

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                    • Kim Chiu hits nose in minor accident

                      Kapamilya actress Kim Chiu met a minor accident in the morning of Wednesday, April 23, when she hit her nose against her van’s metal interior.

                      Yahoo Southeast Asia Newsroom
                      • Alia Bhatt: I'm going on a holiday to Paris and London!

                        With 2 STATES turning out to be a clean hit, Alia Bhatt has a lot to smile. While she is soaking in all the adulations coming her way, she has also put together plans to unwind herself from a hectic 2014 so far. The first step in this direction is to take off for a European holiday Yes, I am going…

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                        • 5 Ways to Get Siblings Involved with Baby

                          I have two little girls that are always eager to touch and hold their baby brother. The first person they ask to see in the morning when they wake up is Macks and he's the last one that they want to kiss goodnight at bedtime. Macks is only 10 weeks old, so there is still a lot that he relies on me…

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                          • Beauty Secrets From Your Kitchen!

                            In today's Glam Slam feature: Cameron Diaz does not appear to have an ounce of fat of sign or cellulite anywhere, showing off her toned body and those mile-long legs in a plunging Stella McCartney mini last night at the premiere of her new film "The Other Woman." While there are plenty of pricey…

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                            • Expectant Parents Asked the Internet to Name Their Child. And the Winning Name Is…

                              In January of this year, an expectant father named Stephen started the website NameMyDaughter.com, where anyone on the Internet could suggest and vote on potential names for Stephen’s forthcoming baby girl. Well, as noted by the folks at Betabeat, Stephen’s wife Alysha gave birth on April 7. And…

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                              • NBC: Olympics show wide second-screen use

                                NEW YORK (AP) — Slightly more than half of the people who watched the Sochi Olympics on NBC also used a computer, tablet or smartphone to get information about the games while the TV was on, the network said Wednesday.

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                                • Camilla's brother dies in NY of head injury

                                  NEW YORK (AP) — The Prince of Wales and his wife, Camilla, are "utterly devastated" by the death of her brother, who fell outside a hotel bar and suffered a head injury.

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                                  • Michael Phelps launches comeback in 100 butterfly

                                    MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Returning to swimming after a 20-month retirement, Michael Phelps is easing back into the sport he once dominated by racing one of his best events.

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                                    • Saudi announces 11 new MERS infections

                                      Saudi Arabia on Wednesday announced 11 new cases of MERS, including a 13-year-old child, as its acting health minister vowed to keep the public better informed about the coronavirus. The new cases bring to 272 the total number of MERS infections, including 81 deaths, registered across the kingdom…

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                                      • The 11 Most Powerful Militaries In The World

                                        Asymmetrical wars in Afghanistan, Vietnam, and...

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                                        • Body of Korean boy who raised ferry alarm believed found

                                          By James Pearson and Kahyun Yang SEOUL (Reuters) - A South Korean boy whose shaking voice first raised the alarm that an overloaded ferry with hundreds of children on board was sinking has been found drowned in the submerged wreckage of the vessel, his parents believe, the coastguard said on…

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