• Doctor: Slain Minnesota teens shot multiple times

    LITTLE FALLS, Minn. (AP) — The two Minnesota cousins killed by a man who claimed he was defending himself after they broke into his home were each shot multiple times, a medical examiner testified Thursday, and while the initial gunshots caused serious injury, they did not immediately kill the teens.

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    • Football: Giggs aims to revive troubled United after Moyes exit

      Ryan Giggs will bid to revive Manchester United's battered spirits as the Old Trafford icon takes charge against Norwich on Saturday following the abrupt end to David Moyes' disastrous reign. Moyes' miserable 10-month spell at United reached a bitter conclusion with his sacking on Tuesday after 24…

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      • First lady gets resume from girl with jobless dad

        WASHINGTON (AP) — Michelle Obama's annual question-and-answer session with the children of Executive Office employees took a serious turn Thursday when a 10-year-old girl in the front row told the first lady that her dad had been out of work for three years. Then the girl popped up to hand the…

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        • Obama 'ate only half' the sushi course

          Barack Obama may have enthused publicly about the sushi he was served at an exclusive Michelin-starred restaurant, but he stopped eating half way through the meal, reports said Thursday. Pictures showed the US president being served sake by Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at the counter of the…

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          • I tendered my resignation without securing the next job. Here’s why I don’t mind.

            I have committed a taboo – I have tendered my resignation without securing the next job. The reactions to the announcement were varied but they all pretty much hint at a deep sense of disapproval. “Why did you do that?” It was as if I had renounced my faith. “What are you going to do from now on?”…

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            • Boy and girl on Korean ferry drowned with life jackets tied together

              By James Pearson and Meeyoung Cho SEOUL (Reuters) - A boy and girl trapped in a sinking South Korean ferry with hundreds of other high school students tied their life jacket cords together, a diver who recovered their bodies said, presumably so they wouldn't float apart. Captain Lee Joon-seok, 69,…

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              • Jamie Foxx’s Daughter Goes Mini-Electro at the ‘Amazing Spider-Man 2′ Premiere

                Leave it to an aspiring kid supervillain to steal the show from Spider-Man himself. At Thursday's New York premiere of "The Amazing Spider-Man 2," Jamie Foxx's 4-year-old daughter, Annalise, did just that when she arrived sporting a full face of blue Electro makeup. The premiere scene-stealer,…

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                • Malaysia to release MH370 report

                  Malaysia will release a preliminary report on the disappearance of flight MH370, Prime Minister Najib Razak said, as the government battles widespread criticism over the transparency of its investigation. "I have directed an internal investigation team of experts to look at the report, and there is…

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                  • Bye Bye, Arp Geok Pao?

                    Not many know this old Canto classic and it’s the end of the road for the folks behind it here…

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                    • The 22 Most Miserable Countries In The World

                      According to a analysis published by the...

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                      • Jodie Foster marries girlfriend

                        Jodie Foster has reportedly tied the knot with Alexandra Hedison, who she has been dating for less than a year.

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                        • Quan Yifeng fined and banned from driving

                          The Singapore-based TV personality was fined SGD 800 and banned from driving for three months after knocking down a pedestrian last year

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                          • The Secret of Celebrities’ Flawless Skin

                            In order to have flawless skin, you have to pay more attention to facial wash up and skin care. Many stars place their skin toner, mist and booster inside a bathroom so that they could immediately apply them as soon as they finish their facial wash up.

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                            • Waste oil collector struggles after STOMP posts, receives help from kind souls

                              After being photographed at work in Jurong pooling used oil near coffee shops, 50-year-old Valerie Sim has been struggling to keep her family afloat. Web portals STOMP and The Real Singapore published pictures of her in February, triggering a witch hunt for others like her and comments from readers…

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                              • 'Gospel of Jesus's Wife': Doubts Raised About Ancient Text

                                Now, new information uncovered by Live Science raises doubts about the origins of the scrap of papyrus. The gospel, written in the ancient Egyptian language Coptic, has made headlines ever since Harvard University professor Karen King announced its discovery. The business-card-size fragment…

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                                • Bloodied shirt, unwashed fork: JPII relics abound

                                  ROME (AP) — Inside a chapel on the edge of Rome, a nun uses a key to open a wooden wall panel, revealing a hidden niche. Behind glass and stitched loosely to supporting backing hangs a relic of holy suffering: the bullet-pocked, bloodstained undershirt that John Paul II was wearing when a gunman…

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                                  • Owner of rogue bulldogs arrested

                                    SEREMBAN, April 25 — Police have arrested the owner of two American bulldogs that attacked three people in Kampung Masjid Lenggeng. The 53-year-old farmer and gardener, who is believed to be...

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                                    • Children's corpses reveal desperate attempts to escape Korean ferry

                                      By Jungmin Jang and Ju-min Park MOKPO/SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korean divers swam though dark, cold waters into a sunken ferry on Wednesday, feeling for children's bodies with their hands in a maze of cabins, corridors and upturned decks as they searched for hundreds of missing. Writing by Nick…

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                                      • OnePlus One is a Xiaomi killer, set to launch in 16 countries next month

                                        China's newest smartphone maker, OnePlus, unveiled its first-ever flagship phone in Beijing today at an equal price point to for China, RMB 2,000 (US$330).

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                                        • Ministry promises stern action against ‘smoke candy’ traders, importers

                                          PETALING JAYA, April 25 — Non-governmental organisations are unimpressed that “smoke candy” have infiltrated schools while the Domestic, Trade, Cooperatives and Consumerism Ministry stressed stern...

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