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Guardianship hearing for Paul Walker’s daughter postponed

Thu, 03/27/2014 - 17:21
Paul Walker’s mom and former girlfriend reportedly reached a tentative deal this week in their battle over the “Fast & Furious” star’s teen daughter.
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Soldier convicted of killing pregnant wife for benefit money

Thu, 03/27/2014 - 17:19
Pvt. Isaac Aguigui, 22, of Cashmere, Wash., was convicted Thursday of murdering his 24-year-old wife Sgt. Deirdre Aguigui in 2011 and causing the death of her unborn child. The charges carry an automatic life sentence.
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Movement against standardized testing growing

Thu, 03/27/2014 - 17:03
They are just saying no — to state testing. The revolt against the education overlords in Albany was gathering steam Thursday as parent organizers at Public School 368 in Harlem said they will not subject their kids to the annual English Language Arts (ELA) and math exams that begin next week.
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US couple sentenced for starving adopted daughter

Thu, 03/27/2014 - 16:50
An American couple charged with starving their 8-year-old adopted daughter to death in the Gulf Arab county of Qatar was sentenced Thursday to three years in prison, a verdict that stunned and shocked the family, according to the couple’s defense lawyer.
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McFadden to NBC, Chang to anchor 'Nightliine'

Thu, 03/27/2014 - 16:45
Cynthia McFadden, who was instrumental in relaunching the high-rated "Nightline" in 2005, has been named NBC’s new as senior legal and investigative correspondent. Juju Chang takes over as "Nightline" co-anchor.
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Miley Cyrus class to be taught at Skidmore College

Thu, 03/27/2014 - 16:43
A college in upstate New York is offering a summer course on Miley Cyrus and won’t even make students do any class twerk. The Saratogian newspaper reports the course will be offered by Skidmore College, a private liberal arts college in Saratoga Springs.
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Robber asks undercover cop for a ride

Thu, 03/27/2014 - 16:39
A dopey Florida car thief is behind bars after he tried to hitch a ride with police officer after stealing a car and robbing a house.
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Snooki planning a ‘Gatsby’-themed wedding in New Jersey

Thu, 03/27/2014 - 16:35
Officials in a northern New Jersey town are discussing whether to allow taping of an MTV show featuring Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi’s wedding.
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Geraldo Rivera doesn’t owe his former talent agency money in contract dispute

Thu, 03/27/2014 - 16:32
William Morris Endeavor Entertainment had sued the TV newsman last September, saying he failed to pay the 10% of his contract with Fox News. Rivera successfully argued that his deal was with his agent, Jim Griffin, not the agency.
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Video captures amazing moment a woman hears for the first time

Thu, 03/27/2014 - 16:31
A video captured the moment 39-year-old Joanne Milne’s cochlear implants were switched on, allowing sounds to flood unchecked into her brain for the very first time.
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Avonte Oquendo’s school broke protocols: city

Thu, 03/27/2014 - 16:25
School officials violated their own protocols and looked the other way when autistic student Avonte Oquendo waltzed past a security desk and walked out of his Queens school, New York City investigators charged Thursday.
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Montana woman who shoved newlywed husband off cliff sentenced to 30 years

Thu, 03/27/2014 - 16:20
A nefarious 22-year-old newlywed who shoved her husband of eight days off a majestic Montana cliff was sentenced to 30 years in prison Thursday for her grisly crime.
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Teen charged for recording rape: cops

Thu, 03/27/2014 - 16:10
A teenage predator pinned down and raped a woozy 17-year-old girl as his pal recorded the horrific attack on his cellphone, authorities said Thursday.
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Cuse's Ennis to enter NBA draft

Thu, 03/27/2014 - 16:08
Syracuse freshman point guard Tyler Ennis has announced his intention to put his name in the 2014 NBA draft.
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Man tried for murder of sister had incestuous relations he wanted to cover up: prosecutors

Thu, 03/27/2014 - 16:07
Prosecutors say Ryan Wyngarden, 51, shot Gail Brink and her husband Rick in their Park Township home in 1987 both out of jealousy and in a failed attempt to cover up their past sex episodes as children.
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Sen. Harry Reid reimburses campaign for gifts he purchased that were made by granddaughter

Thu, 03/27/2014 - 16:03
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid of Nevada has reimbursed his political campaign for more than $16,000 in holiday gifts made by his granddaughter and given to his friends and supporters.
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Brooklyn woman stabbed herself, claimed her ex did it: cops

Thu, 03/27/2014 - 15:54
A woman from Brooklyn has been slapped with a misdemeanor count of filing a false report after she allegedly stabbed herself and blamed her ex-husband.
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Arnold Schwarzenegger dances the Stanky Legg

Thu, 03/27/2014 - 15:48
If you need Arnold Schwarzenegger, he'll just be breaking it down. The action star and former California governor joined his "Sabotage" co-star Joe Manganiello on BET's "106 & Park" and demonstrated some dance moves.
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Gwyneth Paltrow, Chris Martin head to Bahamas

Thu, 03/27/2014 - 15:38
Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin are hiding out in the Bahamas. The two, who announced their “conscious uncoupling” Tuesday, surprisingly decided to go on vacation together after the news broke.
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Elite British bridge player drops dead after playing rare winning hand

Thu, 03/27/2014 - 15:35
A top British bridge player dropped dead from excitement as she played an extremely rare hand en route to winning a county tournament.
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