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  • Kipsang, Keitany of Kenya win London Marathon
    Aleqm5ivf_sfvvzvfhe6ysdk-tpdfig43w 2012-04-22 21:12:47 UTC
    LONDON (AP) — Kenyan marathon runners showed their superiority going into the Olympics, with Wilson Kipsang and Mary Keitany coasting to victory in London on Sunday to virtually assure themselves of selection for the games. Kipsang, the second-...
  • J.K. Rowling's next book: 'The Casual Vacancy'
    Untitled 2012-04-25 04:12:25 UTC
    LONDON (AP) — It may lack wizards and witches, but J.K. Rowling and her publisher are hoping her first novel for adults, "The Casual Vacancy," will have the magic touch. The book's title was announced Thursday by Little, Brown & Co. along with ...
  • SF restaurant known for 'rudest waiter' closing
    Untitled_2 2012-04-21 06:40:32 UTC
    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A 100-year-old Chinese restaurant in San Francisco once known for having "the world's rudest waiter" is slinging its last insults and barbequed pork noodle rolls. Sam Wo, a Chinatown hole-in-the-wall that typified the kind ...
  • Happy? Positive outlook may be good for your heart
    Optimist_use 2013-03-25 03:27:05 UTC
    WASHINGTON (AP) — Be happy — it seems to be good for your heart. Scientists have long known that Type A personalities and people who are chronically angry, anxious or depressed have a higher risk of heart attacks. Now a Harvard review of the...
  • Study suggests breast cancer is clutch of 10 diseases
    Breast_cancer_symptoms 2012-04-18 18:02:27 UTC
    LONDON (Reuters) - Scientists who conducted a major international study into the genetics of breast cancer say they can now classify the disease into 10 subtypes - a finding that points to more accurate, tailored treatment for individual patients ...
  • Baby alive after 12 hours in morgue
    World_news_7-1_jpg_672986a 2012-04-11 15:56:58 UTC
    A woman who insisted on seeing the presumably lifeless body of her premature baby has found the infant alive in the drawer of a hospital morgue. Authorities say the girl had spent 12 hours in the refrigerated room at the Perrando de Resistencia...
  • Claudia Schiffer is a model for ageing well
    Bildschirmfoto_2012-04-11_um_14.36.20 2012-04-11 12:35:17 UTC
    - CATWALK QUEEN DAZZLES IN GUESS ADS - VETERAN supermodel Claudia Schiffer shows she's still got it in a series of ads for US fashion brand Guess. The 41-year-old beauty looks half her age in the upmarket black-and-white snaps, which see her...
  • Dental x-rays linked to common brain tumor
    Xray_1 2012-04-10 19:16:00 UTC
    NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - A new study suggests people who had certain kinds of dental X-rays in the past may be at an increased risk for meningioma, the most commonly diagnosed brain tumor in the U.S. The findings cannot prove that radiation ...
  • Green Feet
    Bildschirmfoto_2012-04-10_um_15.59.05 2012-04-10 13:58:56 UTC
    CHLOE GREEN is set to unveil her debut shoe collection at a glamorous party held at The Arts Club in Mayfair on April 17. The daughter of Arcadia boss Sir Philip Green has named her label CJG after her own initials. The range will arrive in Topsho...
  • New Chapter
    Bildschirmfoto_2012-04-10_um_15.56.11 2012-04-10 13:56:02 UTC
    VENA CAVA's financial worries have been solved, after the brand signed a licensing and design deal with new backers LF USA - the US counterpart of Hong Kong-based investors Li & Fung Limited. The New York label, which is comprised of friends Lisa ...
  • Has Victoria been giving you tips? David Beckham to become ELLE magazine's FIRST solo male cover star
    Bildschirmfoto_2012-04-10_um_15.01.27 2012-04-10 20:55:37 UTC
    His wife regularly dominates the covers of the top women's magazines. But it seems that husband David Beckham may be venturing onto her turf. Mail Online can exclusively reveal that the handsome football star - who is as famous off the pitch as...
  • Dior fashion house replaces disgraced artistic director John Galliano
    Bildschirmfoto_2012-04-10_um_14.41.57 2012-04-10 12:42:08 UTC
    Belgian designer Raf Simons is taking over as artistic director at Christian Dior, the Paris fashion house announced on Monday, ending months of speculation over who would replace his disgraced predecessor, John Galliano. The top design post at...
  • Is high spending on cancer care 'worth it'?
    Cost 2012-04-09 20:08:13 UTC
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - With the United States spending more on healthcare than any other country — $2.5 trillion, or just over $8,000 per capita, in 2009 — the question has long been, is it worth it? At least for spending on cancer, a controversial ...
  • Hospitals pressured to end free baby formula
    Breastfeedingnewborn-537x368 2012-04-09 20:02:19 UTC
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - New parents leaving U.S. hospitals often take home a corporate gift along with their babies: a tote bag filled with infant formula. Consumer advocates want to end the giveaways, which they say undermine breastfeeding. In ...
  • Calvin For Macy’s
    Bildschirmfoto_2012-04-09_um_17.00.16 2012-04-09 14:56:59 UTC
    CALVIN KLEIN creative director Francisco Costa will launch a limited edition collection for Macy's next month, signifying a first- and extensive - foray onto the high street by the American fashion giant. With price points from $135 (£84.40), t...
  • Missing McCartney
    Bildschirmfoto_2012-04-09_um_16.46.12 2012-04-09 14:45:12 UTC
    IF Linda McCartney was still alive today, it seems her daughter Stella would have plenty to ask her. Almost 15 years on from her mother's death, McCartney still feels the large gap that her mother has left behind. "Losing my mum - that was a pu...
  • Sienna Speaks
    Bildschirmfoto_2012-04-09_um_16.41.40 2012-04-09 14:40:48 UTC
    SIENNA MILLER has revealed that her sister Savannah is already working hard on her new label - in Sienna's attic. "My sister is an amazing designer - she's working on her new label at the moment." Sienna told us. "In fact she's designing in my ...
  • Examining mechanisms behind gun rampages
    Guns 2012-04-13 22:52:32 UTC
    How can apparently normal young men become coldblooded murderers? In "The Amok Complex", the author Ines Geipel searches for answers. She examines five shocking examples and the mechanisms behind them. Almost ten years ago to the day, the inconce...
  • Kansas winner of Mega Millions lottery comes forward
    Representative_mark_meadows 2012-04-08 07:11:47 UTC
    (Reuters) - A Kansas winner of a share of the record U.S. $656 million Mega Millions lottery claimed the cash on Friday, nearly a week after becoming one of three winners of the historic jackpot, lottery officials said. The winner asked to rema...
  • U.S. island was green victory to save slice of paradise
    Doubts_over_london's_future_as_a_global_financial_center 2012-04-08 06:35:10 UTC
    MARCO ISLAND, Florida (Reuters) - When the Mackle brothers, Elliot, Robert and Frank Jr., first set foot on the deserted beaches of Marco Island in 1962 there were more pelicans, terns and mosquitoes than people. With it white sand beaches and ...
  • Mill Valley Middle School Welcomes Chelsea Clinton
    Mill_valley_middle_school_welcome_chelsea_clinton_to_campus 2017-04-21 06:59:14 UTC
    <blockquote>Mill Valley, California — Recently, Chelsea Clinton has been traveling around to schools to promote her new book,<strong><i> It’s Your World</i></strong>, her most recent stop being Mill Valley Middle School. Clinton’s inspiration f...
  • What Are The Best Fish To Eat?
    What_are_the_best_fish_to_eat_ 2017-06-07 07:16:11 UTC
    To determine the best fish, we compiled a list of popular seafood consumed in the U.S., and we left off endangered species like Atlantic bluefin tuna. Because essential omega-3s and lean protein are two of the most uniquely valuable nutrients prov...
  • Mike Flynn Seeks Immunity To Testify
    Michael_flynn_pleads_guilty__wants_cooperating_in_russia_probe 2017-03-31 03:01:29 UTC
    <blockquote><h2>Former national security adviser may know details of Russia ties</h2> <h3>President Donald Trump’s former national security adviser Michael Flynn is reportedly willing to testify about the Trump team’s ties with Russia in exchan...
  • How the U.S. is using terrorists' smartphones and laptops to defeat them
    Michael_flynn_pleads_guilty__wants_cooperating_in_russia_probe 2018-02-04 04:58:15 UTC
    BETHESDA, Md. – Smartphones helped terror organizations grow and communicate. Now the devices are contributing to their downfall. In a nondescript, highly secured building in this Washington suburb, a group of U.S. government technicians and l...
  • 2012 Christmas gift guide
    Diaalnews 2012-12-18 05:24:43 UTC
    Whether you're looking to treat yourself this Christmas or want some inspiration when buying for others, we've rounded up enough tech kit to fill a dozen stockings. While some people appreciate Amazon or iTunes vouchers (they're perfectly good...