• Jackie Chan: My wealth belongs to Jaycee!

    5 Mar – He once announced that all of his wealth will go to charity after his death, but now Jackie Chan is singing a different tune. According to Tencent Entertainment, Jackie, who once said that his son Jaycee will not get anything from him and should work to earn his own living instead, seemed…

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    • LeAnn Rimes' ex: She shouldn't have divorced me

      LeAnn Rimes' ex-husband believes divorcing him was the biggest career mistake she's ever made. The 32-year-old singer's marriage to Dean Sheremet ended after she had an affair with her now spouse Eddie Cibrian.

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      • Thomas Edison's 'lost' idea: a device to hear the dead

        One of Thomas Edison's little-known ambitions was to build a device to hear the voices of the dead, according to a nearly lost chapter of the inventor's memoirs which is being republished in France this week. Some in America thought the idea was maybe a hoax or a joke by Edison, as no design for a…

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        • Carragher can't wait for Real Madrid to sign De Gea

          Former Liverpool centre-back Jamie Carragher has joked that he cannot wait to see David de Gea join Real Madrid as his outstanding performances continue to aid Manchester United's top-four push. The Spain international goalkeeper was again the star of the show at Newcastle on Wednesday as he…

          • Indonesia rejects prisoner swap to save death row Australians

            Indonesia on Thursday rejected the offer of a prisoner swap proposed by Canberra in an 11th-hour bid to save two Australian drug smugglers facing execution, saying it is determined to put to death those "who have poisoned our nation". Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran, the ringleaders of the…

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            • US ambassador recovers from knife attack praised by N. Korea

              The US ambassador to South Korea, Mark Lippert, was recovering from surgery Thursday after having his face and arm slashed by a knife-wielding activist in an attack applauded by North Korean state media. US Secretary of State John Kerry said Washington will never be deterred by "acts of violence"…

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              • Donnie Yen refuses to lose weight for "Ip Man 3"

                5 Mar – After being pushed to lose 30 pounds for "Ip Man 3", martial arts actor Donnie Yen recently revealed that he hopes to persuade the film studio otherwise. According to Mingpao News, the actor, who will reprise his role as the iconic Wing Chun master, stated that he is hesitant about losing…

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                • Ex-crew recognizes photos of sunken Japanese battleship

                  A former crewmember on a Japanese battleship that sank during World War II said Thursday he recognized photos of wreckage discovered this week off the Philippines by a team led by Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen. Shizuhiko Haraguchi served as a gunnery officer on the Musashi, one of the largest…

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                  • Is Falcao finished at Manchester United?

                    The Colombian striker was left on the bench for the 1-0 win over Newcastle and as he continues to struggle to find his feet in England, are his days at Old Trafford numbered?

                    • Airlines canceling large number of flights for Thursday

                      The patience of thousands of airline travelers will be tested again Thursday by a winter storm stretching from Texas to southern New England. Airlines canceled more than 1,800 U.S. flights scheduled for ...

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                      • Sunny Wang admits dating Dominique Tsai

                        5 Mar – After much speculation about his relationship with singer Dominique Tsai, Taiwanese actor-model Sunny Wang finally admitted that they are currently dating. When asked why he decided to make the romance public, Sunny said that he is very happy with his current situation and wants to share it…

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                        • Thai junta chief rejects proposal to bar coup leaders from office

                          Thailand's junta chief spoke out Thursday against a proposal from one of his own military-appointed panels that he and other key coup figures should be temporarily banned from politics once civilian rule is returned. After seizing power last May, former army chief and now Prime Minister Prayut…

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                          • Penang Muslims upset over ‘Allah’ booklets about Jesus

                            The alleged distribution of booklets about Jesus Christ containing the word “Allah” has stirred an uproar among Muslims in a village here who call the materials “confusing”. Sungai Pinang Federal Village Security and Development Committee chairman Mohd Yusof Salam claimed that more than 50 copies…

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                            • Thousands stranded due to Nepal runway closure

                              Kathmandu's international airport was closed for a second straight day Thursday, leaving thousands stranded at the start of the tourist season, after a plane skidded off its only runway. The Indian Air Force flew in experts and equipment to help Nepal remove the Turkish Airlines A330, which had to…

                              • How much sugar is in that? 7 foods with added sugar

                                The World Health Organization finalized guidelines Wednesday saying people should keep intake of added sugars to just 5 to 10 percent of overall calories, which translates to about 25 to 50 grams of sugar a day for most people.

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                                • Fxxk Air Pollution: China's artists and fashion designers respond to Beijing smog

                                  Over the past seven years, levels of particulate matter in Beijing's air averaged nearly five times the recommended daily level set by the World Health Organisation, according to data from a monitoring station at the US embassy. A study by Greenpeace and scientists at Peking University based on…

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                                  • GST will only cause 3-6pc hike in condo fees, expert says

                                    The Goods and Services Tax (GST) is only expected to lead to an increase of between three and six per cent in maintenance fees for high-rise property owners, a housing industry expert said today. Association of Valuers, Property Managers, Estate Agents and Property Consultants in the Private Sector…

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