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Courteney Cox on 'Friends' reunion: 'It's not gonna happen'

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 12:09
It sounds like the "Friends" cast isn't quite there for each other 10 years later. Courteney Cox opened up to David Letterman on Monday's "Late Show" about the incessant rumors that the famous gang will get back together to film a reunion movie based off their hit NBC show.
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E-cigarette industry awaits looming FDA regulation

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 12:04
Smokers are increasingly turning to battery-powered electronic cigarettes to get their nicotine fix. They're about to find out what federal regulators have to say about the popular devices.
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Wife tried to run over husband after he complained she was a bad driver: report

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 11:59
A Tennessee husband called the cops on his wife after claiming the bad driver intentionally tried to run him over in a church parking lot after an Easter service.
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Leonardo DiCaprio may play Steve Jobs: report

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 11:57
A great job may put off Leonardo DiCaprio's "long break" from acting. The 39-year-old actor might be pegged to play the role of Apple Computers co-founder Steve Jobs, the Hollywood Reporter first reported.
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Death toll in South Korea ferry disaster reaches 113

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 11:57
For a moment there is silence in the tent where bodies from the ferry disaster are brought for identification. Then the anguished cries begin.
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Powdered alcohol 'Palcohol' coming to the U.S.

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 11:56
Drinkers can stir in simple water for a shot of rum or vodka, add cola or orange juice for a mixer or create a cocktail -- either a Cosmopolitan, Mojito, Margarita or Lemon Drop.
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Lawmakers slam 'appalling' HUD plan to divert $1B in Sandy aid

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 11:54
WASHINGTON — New York lawmakers were up in arms Monday over a federal proposal that would allow at least $1 billion in Hurricane Sandy aid to be diverted to other areas of the country. Rep. Michael Grimm (R-Staten Island) called the Department of Housing and Urban Development plan “appalling.”
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‘Game of Thrones’ author distances himself from TV version rape scene

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 11:45
Sunday night's episode of "Game of Thrones" was hard to watch even for George R.R. Martin. The author of the "A Song of Ice and Fire" books on which the hit HBO fantasy series is based took to the comments section of his blog Monday to distance himself from a controversial rape scene.
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Actress Stella Pejo, 15, reported missing: police

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 11:29
A 15-year-old West Village actress has gone missing, officials said Tuesday. Stella Pejo, who starred in the 2009 independent film “Upstairs” with “Beverly Hills, 90210” actor Luke Perry left her West St. home about 8:30 p.m. Monday and hasn’t been seen since.
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Mom returns to where 4-year-olds died in fire

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 11:24
The devastated mother of 4-year-old Aniya Tinglin - killed in an early morning fire Easter Sunday along with her half-brother Ja'Launi Tinglin - returned to the family's charred home in Far Rockaway Tuesday to grieve.
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Oprah Winfrey’s stepmother claims she’s been left homeless

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 11:23
Barbara Winfrey, 66, spoke out in an interview with the Daily Mail about how her famous stepdaughter is kicking her out of the marital home she's shared for 14 years with Oprah's dad, Vernon Winfrey, in the wake of their divorce.
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‘Miracle’ woman healed by Pope John Paul II is now a celebrity

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 11:22
Mora, her doctors and the Catholic Church say her aneurysm disappeared that day in a miracle that cleared the way for the late pope to be declared a saint on April 27 in a ceremony at the Vatican where Mora will be a guest of honor.
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Neil Young releases surprise album on vinyl

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 11:12
Neil Young has pulled a Beyonce. Sort of. The icon of the classic rock age blindsided everyone over the weekend with the “surprise” release of an all-acoustic album of classic folk cover songs, most written in the late '60s.
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Supreme Court upholds Michigan affirmative action ban

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 11:04
The Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld Michigan’s ban on using race as a factor in college admissions. The justices said in a 6-2 ruling that Michigan voters had the right to change their state constitution in 2006 to prohibit public colleges and universities from taking account of race in admissions decisions.
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Woman, 55, killed during visit to Atlanta mall

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 11:03
A 55-year-old Georgia woman was killed on a Monday afternoon trip to a mall in Atlanta and the body of a man who committed suicide was found later that day inside a van used by her shooter.
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Queens artist who forged masterpieces in art scam indicted

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 10:53
A mysterious Queens artist who painted fake modern art masterpieces that were used to con wealthy collectors out of $80 million was indicted Monday along with the boyfriend of a New York art dealer who copped to her role in the scam last year.
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Teen who sneaked onto tarmac captured in airport surveillance video

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 10:40
Surveillance cameras at San Jose International Airport successfully captured the teenager on the tarmac, climbing up the landing gear of a jet. But in the end, the cameras failed because no one noticed the security breach until the plane — and the boy — landed in Hawaii.
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Good Samaritan turns in $1,000 he found in Walmart parking lot

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 10:38
A Virginia man found $1,000 on the ground next to his car in a Walmart parking lot Thursday night - and turned it in.
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Women busted for robbing bikini-clad baristas

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 10:36
Two women were arrested for allegedly robbing bikini-clad baristas at an Oregon coffee shop, police said.
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Actors, activist named grand marshals of gay pride parade

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 10:35
A longtime gay rights activist and a pair of Hollywood stars were announced Tuesday as grand marshals of this year’s New York City Pride March.
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