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Myers: Jadeveon Clowney a game changer, but can he be the next LT?

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 14:35
It’s pretty clear by now there will never be another Lawrence Taylor, which is good news for quarterbacks. South Carolina’s Jadeveon Clowney is just the latest to be compared to LT, but will undoubtedly fall short because they all do.
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Jimmy Fallon spoofs David Letterman with a Top 10 List

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 14:29
Jimmy Fallon has his own Top 10 List for fellow late-night host David Letterman. Letterman, 66, who is known for the staple "Late Show" segment, announced his 2015 retirement from the CBS show this week and Fallon, 39, decided to bring a little humor as to why he made this decision.
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North Korea tells world ’wait and see’ on new nuclear test

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 14:18
North Korea said on Friday that the world would have to “wait and see” when asked for details of “a new form” of nuclear test it threatened to carry out after the United Nations Security Council condemned Pyongyang’s recent ballistic missile launch.
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Boy, 5, finds jewelry treasure worth thousands of dollars in pond

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 14:13
A five-year-old boy has found a stash of jewelry worth tens of thousands of dollars. The German youngster found the horde in a pond in a village close to the southern city of Nuremberg. The treasure trove, which included rings, bracelets and necklaces, is said to be worth tens of thousands of dollars by police.
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Boston Marathon bombings survivors tie the knot

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 14:07
Almost a year after they were severely injured in the Boston Marathon bombings, Rebekah Gregory and Pete DiMartino got married Friday at a 19th-century estate in North Carolina. The 26-year-old bride walked down the aisle supported by a crutch for her damaged left leg, which will soon be amputated.
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VIDEO: Romanian thugs brutally spin elderly woman

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 13:59
Romanian police are looking for a gang of young thugs who swung a terrified elderly woman around in circles. One man spins the old lady round twice despite her screams for help. The men recorded the incident, which has now made its way online, reports Metro.
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Lawrence: Durant's scoring streak just Wilts by comparison

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 13:41
As Bob Cousy remembers it, Red Auerbach was at his happiest when Cousy never had to call one of the six plays that accounted for the Celtics’ entire playbook, back when they were in the early stages of the dynasty that produced 11 championships in 13 seasons.
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Sengalese girl, 10, raped, now pregnant, denied abortion

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 13:40
A 10-year-old Sengalese girl who was raped and is carrying twins has been denied an abortion. The young girl was raped by a neighbor, reports The Guardian. "She is going to have to go through with the pregnancy," said Fatou Kine Camara, president of the Senegalese women lawyers' association, which has been campaigning to the authorities for her to have a legal abortion.
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Alaska teen killed in alleged revenge shooting

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 13:37
The mother of an Alaska teenager shot and killed in her sleep described an alleged gunman as cocky when he appeared in court and winked at the grieving family. “That shows you that he doesn’t give a damn that he took my baby’s life,” the mother, Demetra Alex, told the Anchorage Daily News.
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L.A. 'Godfather' house, former William Randolph Hearst abode, on sale for $135 million

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 13:03
Need a house that can sit 400 for dinner and has 28 bathrooms and 36 baths? The Beverly House is now on the market for the whopping price of $135 million.
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The Score: Dancing with the Blue Devils

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 13:00
What goes on at a $100 million party? That’s the question that drove best-selling author William D. Cohan to write an authoritative new book about the Duke lacrosse scandal, which erupted in 2006 after an off-campus party where three players were accused of raping an exotic dancer in 2006.
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Paralyzed man overhears doctors talk about taking his organs

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 12:53
A paralyzed Swedish man in hospital could hear doctors telling his girlfriend he would die and discussing transplanting his organs. Jim Fritze was conscious but unable to tell medics he could hear them. The 43-year-old, who had suffered a stroke, has filed an official complaint after making a full recovery.
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Taylor Armstrong weds attorney John Bluher

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 12:48
Taylor Armstrong is one happy newlywed. The 42-year-old former "Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" star exchanged vows with attorney fiancé John Bluher, 52 in Pacific Palisades, Calif., at sunset Friday, People magazine reported.
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Despite Taliban threats, Afghan voters flock to the polls Saturday.

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 12:28
Afghans flocked to polling stations nationwide on Saturday, defying a threat of violence by the Taliban to cast ballots in what promises to be the nation's first democratic transfer of power. The turnout was so high that some polling centers ran out of ballots.
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Tiger Woods' future as a major player looks bleak

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 12:23
Dominance? Intimidation? Those are words no longer associated with Tiger Woods. They will play the Masters without him for the first time in 20 years this week but in essence, the indomitable Tiger Woods hasn’t shown up at the majors for quite some time.
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Paulina Gretzky's Golf Digest cover comes under fire

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 11:29
Paulina Gretzky has a pretty sweet swing, a famous boyfriend and a legend for a father. Is that enough to justify her landing on the cover of the May issue of Golf Digest magazine?
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Miley Cyrus gets new puppy after dog's death

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 11:19
Miley Cyrus was gifted a new puppy to mend her broken heart over her dog Floyd's sudden death. The pop star has been mourning the passing of her pal since Tuesday and mom Tish Cyrus stepped in to try and help her little girl feel better.
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Hear: Russian ambassadors talk about what next to 'annex'

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 11:15
Watch out, the Russians are coming! A recording of two Russian ambassadors discussing which parts of the world they want Moscow to annex next after Crimea has surfaced online. In the recording, Igor Chubarov, Russia's ambassador to Eritrea, and Sergei Bakharev, Moscow's man in Zimbabwe and Malawi, discuss where they want the Red Army to go next.
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Four dead after car rolls into creek in Queens

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 11:03
Four people on their way home from a birthday celebration nearby were killed late Friday night when the car they were riding in careened through a 3-foot high chain-link fence and rolled over into a Queens creek, police officials said.
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NYPD detective departmentally charged with shooting dead National Guardsman

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 10:41
The NYPD detective who shot and killed an unarmed National Guardsman during a traffic stop on the Grand Central Parkway was slapped with a departmental charge for the man’s death, sources told the Daily News.
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