• Michael Jackson's Bodyguards Reveal Singer's Alleged Romances

    Michael Jackson reportedly had an Eastern European girlfriend. The pop icons bodyguards Javon Beard and Bill Whitfield have made the revelations regarding  Jackson's love life in a book about their time as the singer's closest aides. In the book titled Remember the Time: Protecting Michael…

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    • Oscar Pistorius Accused of Taking Acting Lessons Before Murder Trial

      Oscar Pistorius has been accused of taking acting lessons before standing trial for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. In an open letter to the blade runner, South African journalist Jani Allan alleges that Pistorius had taken guidance from one of her 'close friends' before taking the…

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      • Ohio couple married 70 years die 15 hours apart

        NASHPORT, Ohio (AP) — A couple who held hands at breakfast every morning even after 70 years of marriage have died 15 hours apart.

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        • Mila Kunis's Bump on Full Display During Southern Getaway With Ashton Kutcher

          Though Mila Kunis has yet to confirm that she is expecting her first child with fiancé Ashton Kutcher, she's also not going out of her way to hide her growing bump anymore either.

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          • At Mt. Gox bitcoin hub, 'geek' CEO sought both control and escape

            In June 2011, when customers of now-bankrupt bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox agitated for proof that the Tokyo-based firm was still solvent after a hacking attack, CEO Mark Karpeles turned to the comedy science fiction novel "The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy". During an online chat, Karpeles moved the…

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            • Liverpool go five clear, Arsenal and Everton win

              By Josh Reich LONDON (Reuters) - Liverpool's dream of a first title in 24 years moved closer to reality after a 3-2 win at lowly Norwich City on Sunday opened up a five-point lead over second-placed Chelsea with three matches remaining. Arsenal beat Hull City 3-0 in a dress-rehearsal for next…

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              • Teen OK after riding in wheel well of Hawaii jet

                HONOLULU (AP) — Officials say a 16-year-old boy is "lucky to be alive" and unharmed after flying from California to Hawaii stowed away in a plane's wheel well, surviving cold temperatures at 38,000 feet and a lack of oxygen.

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                • Sir Cliff Richard: 'If I Was Gay Would it Make Any Difference?'

                  Sir Cliff Richard has spoken out about his sexuality for the first time. Responding to a query regarding his sexuality he told an interviewer on Australian television programme A Current Affair : "If I was gay would it make any difference?" I have got gay friends. Most people have gay friends.

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                  • Global breakthrough: Irish scientists discover how to mass produce ‘wonder material’ graphene

                    These single-atom thick sheets of carbon made from graphite could potentially revolutionise many parts of our lives.

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                    • Why are Americans obsessed with missing plane?

                      PERTH, Australia (AP) — From the disappearances of aviator Amelia Earhart to labor union leader Jimmy Hoffa, there's just something about a good mystery that Americans find too tantalizing to resist. Perhaps that's why the saga of missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 has continued to rivet the…

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                      • Powdered alcohol is now a thing that will be sold in shops

                        It’s called Palcohol, and it’s only in the US for now.

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                        • 5 Unanswered Questions About Jesus

                          As Christians worldwide gather for Easter to celebrate their belief in the death and rebirth of Jesus, researchers continue to delve into the mysteries that surround the man. The following are five questions about Jesus that, for now, at least, remain unanswered. In 2008, astronomer Dave Reneke…

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                          • Kerry Katona 'Nearly Died' Giving Birth To Her Daughter Jorgie

                            The Mum of five lost a dangerous amount of blood after suffering from pre-eclampsia

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                            • Michelle Keegan's Coronation Street Leaving Do Gets Chavvy!

                              The actress went for an unusual theme for her leaving bash this week

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                              • Bankers win friends again in Europe with lure of easy money

                                Jacques de Larosiere says he is an isolated and modest man. Yet the 84-year-old former head of the International Monetary Fund is one of the most influential voices in European and global finance. An eminence grise as respected among France's political elite as in the heart of the law-drafting…

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                                • The 9 at 9: Monday

                                  Good morning. Here’s everything you need to know to start your Bank Holiday Monday.

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                                  • Chinese police begin carrying guns during patrols

                                    SHANGHAI (AP) — A quarter of the police in Shanghai began carrying guns during routine patrols for the first time this week as part of a China-wide boost in police firepower following a deadly mass knifing blamed on Xinjiang separatists.

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                                    • Leaving Cert could see major overhaul with proposed new grading scale

                                      The number of grading bands would be reduced from 14 to eight.

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                                      • Student fought bureaucrats for Holocaust justice

                                        AMSTERDAM (AP) — Charlotte van den Berg was a 20-year-old college student working part-time in Amsterdam's city archives when she and other interns came across a shocking find: letters from Jewish Holocaust survivors complaining that the city was forcing them to pay back taxes and late payment…

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                                        • China's Most Expensive Production Car Sells for £500,000

                                          Communist China's FAW Group has sold its first Hongqi ("Red Flag") L5, the company has announced at the Beijing auto show. The first customer was Wang Zhonghua, who owns a nationwide furniture mall chain. The FAW Group Corp – formerly First Automotive Works - is China's local manufacturing…

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