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Sat, Jan 31 2015

Whitney Houston's daughter hospitalized after found unresponsive

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REUTERS - Bobbi Kristina Brown, daughter of late pop star Whitney Houston and of Bobby Brown, was rushed to hospital after she was found unresponsive in the bathtub of her home in Roswell, Georgia, CNN reported on Saturday, citing police.

31 Jan 2015

Fri, Jan 30 2015

Art fair turns India's capital into art hub

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NEW DELHI - India's biggest art fair opened in New Delhi this week with a focus on homegrown artists and exhibits inspired by contemporary themes such as the worst floods in the Kashmir region in more than a century.

30 Jan 2015

Sat, Jan 31 2015

Michael Jackson's family denied new trial in negligence case

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LOS ANGELES - A California state appeals court on Friday denied Michael Jackson's family its latest attempt to reverse a jury's decision that cleared concert promoter AEG Live of negligence in the singer's death.

31 Jan 2015

Gas-filled balloon completes record-breaking Pacific flight

- A gas-filled balloon co-piloted by an American and a Russian touched down safely in the waters off Mexico on Saturday, completing a week-long trans-Pacific flight that unofficially broke two world records, a spokeswoman said.

31 Jan 2015

In Los Angeles, Muslim women find empowerment in female-only Friday prayers

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LOS ANGELES - After the traditional call to prayer, Edina Lekovic stood in front of some 150 women seated on the floor at an interfaith center in Los Angeles, and delivered a sermon, a role traditionally reserved for Muslim men.

Top News, World 31 Jan 2015

Rap mogul Suge Knight arrested in fatal hit-and-run in Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES - Rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight was arrested on suspicion of murder on Friday after police said he ran over two people with a pickup truck at a fast food restaurant in the Los Angeles suburb of Compton, killing one and injuring the other before fleeing.

31 Jan 2015

Iconic Les Paul 'Black Beauty' guitar to hit auction block

NEW YORK - One deep-pocketed bidder will get a chance to own a piece of rock and roll history when the iconic Les Paul guitar known as "Black Beauty" goes up for auction in New York next month.

31 Jan 2015

Fri, Jan 30 2015

Singer Shakira gives birth to second child in Barcelona - reports

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MADRID - Colombian pop star Shakira has given birth in Barcelona to her second child, a boy, Spanish media said on Friday.

30 Jan 2015

Miranda Lambert again leads ACM Awards with eight nods

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- Miranda Lambert on Friday led all nominees for the second consecutive year at the Academy of Country Music Awards (ACM), collecting eight nods, including entertainer of the year and top female vocalist, in some of country music's highest honors.

30 Jan 2015

Super Bowl billboard campaign seeks acceptance for gay players

PHOENIX - As fans gather for Sunday's Super Bowl in Arizona, a billboard campaign is seeking to win acceptance for gay players whom the organizers say have been part of the National Football League since it started, but are scared to come out in public.

30 Jan 2015