• Indonesia says it wants to host the Asian Games

    JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia has the will and the funds to stage the 2019 Asian Games, a government minister confirmed Sunday as regional organizers scrambled for a host to replace Vietnam.

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    • Seeing the rest of this sporty new Mercedes will shock you

      Mercedes-Benz is doing something it has never done before. The words Concept Coupe SUV are a clue... Continue reading →

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      • Miley: I don’t want to die dumb

        Miley Cyrus is educating herself while on bedrest.

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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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          • Captain of ill-fated Korean ferry praised safety in promotional video

            By Ju-min Park JINDO South Korea (Reuters) - The captain of a ferry that sank off South Korea's southwestern tip with hundreds feared dead said in a promotional video four years ago that the journey was safe - as long as passengers followed the instructions of the crew. Captain Lee Joon-seok, 69,…

            • Apple Maps Discovers ‘Loch Ness Monster,’ World Discovers Apple Maps (Photo)

              Could Apple Maps finally have discovered the existence of the Loch Ness monster? And, as a result, could the world finally recognize the existence of Apple Maps? A satellite image (above) from Apple's version of Google Maps shows a mysterious white blob, with what appear to be a pair of flippers at…

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              • Liverpool ready for Chelsea clash, Rodgers says

                Brendan Rodgers is confident his Liverpool players possess the necessary ingredients to get the better of title rivals Chelsea when the two teams meet at Anfield this weekend. Liverpool will go into that game five points ahead of Jose Mourinho's side following their 3-2 win at Norwich City on…

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                • Miss America defends student suspended for asking her to prom

                  By Chris Francescani NEW YORK (Reuters) - Miss America has suggested officials at a Pennsylvania high school reconsider their decision to suspend a student for approaching her at a school assembly and asking her to be his prom date, the beauty queen said on Saturday. The disciplinary action taken…

                  • 4 questions about missing Malaysian plane answered

                    Travelers at Asian airports have asked questions about the March 8 disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 while en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing. Here are some of them, followed by answers.

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                    • Halina Tam opens second branch of snack shops

                      The former TVB actress revealed that she has been making quite a profit selling snacks at Causeway Bay

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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…

                        • Radcliffe ‘goes public’ with romance

                          Daniel Radcliffe and Erin Darke are officially dating, according to her rep.

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                          • More bodies from ship; transcript reveals wavering

                            JINDO, South Korea (AP) — Divers continued the grim work of recovering bodies from inside a sunken South Korean ferry Monday, securing a new entryway into the wreck, as a newly released transcript showed the ship was crippled by confusion and indecision well after it began listing. The transcript…

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                            • 13th body pulled from snow in Everest avalanche

                              KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Nepal's authorities temporarily halted climbing on Mount Everest while search teams dug through snow and ice Sunday for three Sherpa guides missing in the deadliest avalanche on the world's highest peak that killed 13 others.

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                                • Baby Prince George visits Australian zoo

                                  Baby Prince George stepped out in public with his parents on Sunday for the first time in Australia, for an encounter with wildlife at Sydney's Taronga Zoo. George, eight months old and third in line to the throne after grandfather Princes Charles and father William, stole the show as his parents…

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                                  • In funeral procession, thousands chant ‘Karpal Singh! Karpal Singh! Karpal Singh’ (VIDEO)

                                    GEORGE TOWN, April 20 — The streets of Penang’s historical city centre roared with the voices of thousands calling out the name of their state’s beloved son — Karpal Singh.  Elbows jostled with...

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                                    • Fox executive fired over Flight 370 charity email

                                      A veteran Fox executive who used her company email account to plan aid for loved ones of the missing Malaysian airplane's passengers has been fired. Darlene Tipton, who was vice president of standards ...

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                                      • Bible, highway storm proves ‘Kajang Move’ right, its engineers say

                                        KUALA LUMPUR, April 21 — Tan Sri Khalid Ibrahim has shown he is unfit to head Selangor as seen in his recent fumble of the bible seizure and the green light given for a 14.9km elevated highway...

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                                        • TMJ: Baihakki not experienced enough

                                          The Crown Prince of Johor turned to social media site Facebook to explain to fans his decision to cut Singapore international Baihakki Khaizan from the first team