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Remy Ma, whose meteoric rise as a rap star ended with the shooting of a friend outside a nightclub during a dispute over $3,000, lost an appeal of her eight-year prison sentence Thursday. In this dec. 5, 2007 file photo, Grammy-nominated rapper Remy Ma exits Manhattan criminal court The decision by the state’s highest court..
Russia clashes over energy with Belarus, Ukraine, EU
Russia plunged back into the disputes over energy with Ukraine and Belarus that have repeatedly disrupted oil and gas supplies to European Unioncountries, and it also termed EU energy policy as "uncivilized". Russia on Friday denied remarks by Belarussian President Alexander Lukashenko that it [more]
Simple test may predict life expectancy
Don’t be surprised if your doctor asks you to sit on the floor at your next checkup. A new study says testing a person’s ability to sit down and then rise from the floor could provide useful insight into their overall health and longevity. [more]
For North Korea, next step is a nuclear test?
North Korea's next step after rattling the world by putting a satellite into orbit for the first time will likely be a nuclear test, the third conducted by the reclusive and unpredictable state. A nuclear test would be the logical follow-up to [more]
NASA releases “Told Ya So” apocalypse video early
httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=QY_Gc1bF8ds Dec. 21, 2012, has long been rumored to be the day of the Mayan apocalypse, when Earth comes to its inglorious end. The good folks at NASA want you to know that isn't going to happen. In fact, NASA is so [more]
Michael Jackson had a voice which was sublime, other worldly for it’s softness and notable for it’s soft childlike qualities even when he was in his 40′s. Castrati were castrated men who by nature or human action had similar voices and were common in the 17 and 1800′s. His voice did not change much from..
The chairman of the right-wing current affairs channel, Fox News, Roger Ailes, has been named in court documents as the previously anonymous executive who allegedly tried to persuade a fellow boss at News Corporation to lie to federal investigators over a crucial Washington appointment. The New York Times reported court documents had become available that..
Whoopi Goldberg said Wednesday that the lack of black nominees in major categories of this year’s Academy Awards doesn’t reflect a trend in the film industry. Speaking after hosting the opening of an exhibit of Oscar statues inside Grand Central Terminal, Goldberg underscored that five black actors have won Academy Awards since 2002. Actress..
Milliner Philip Treacy has been commissioned to create wedding hats for members of the royal family – with bride-to-be Kate Middleton rumoured to be top of his list. Middleton is expected to wear a veil during her marriage ceremony, but may wear one of the Irish designer’s creations at some point during her wedding day..
Rush Limbaugh called Michelle Obama a hypocrite on his Monday show, saying that, while the First Lady advocates healthy eating, she "doesn’t look like [she] follows her own…dietary advice" and would never be put on the cover of Sports Illustrated’s swimsuit issue. Limbaugh was reacting to a report from Colorado which mentioned that Obama ate..
Christopher Kane, the designer whose clothes were worn by Samantha Cameron to Downing Street’s London fashion week drinks reception, delivered a knockout collection during the busiest day of the week. To throbbing music, the Scottish designer opened with hand-knitted cashmere crochet and printed leather, followed by a series of on-trend midi-length dresses featuring integrated hunks..
Comic superheroes such as Batman and Spiderman have a new rival – in the form of Britain’s Prince William. During the busy preparations for Prince William and Kate Middleton’s marriage, their love story is going to be published in the form of a graphic novel. The royal romance between Prince William and Kate Middleton is..
In this photo taken Wednesday Feb. 16, 2011 at Buckingham Palace in London, a member of the Lord Chamberlain’s Office, no name given, places invitations into envelopes, to the wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton, before posting them to the lucky guests who will be present at the April 29, 2011 royal wedding to..
Popular television host Oprah Winfrey’s girls boarding school ‘Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls’ in Johannesburg is under the scanner yet again after the body of a newborn was found in a bag belonging to a teenage student. The 17-year-old pupil identified as the baby’s mother was admitted at a local hospital earlier this week..
Antonio Zuniga, protagonist of the documentary ‘Presumed Guilty,’ poses for a photo in Mexico City, Wednesday Antonio Zuniga was minding his own business, walking through his Mexico City neighborhood, when police arrested him on charges of murdering a young gang member he had never seen. He was found guilty and sentenced to 20 years in..
Anna Nicole Smith found fame and infamy in equal measure, as a 25-year-old Playboy model and the bride of an octogenarian multi-millionaire more than 60 years her senior. Dutch soprano Eva-Maria Westbroek plays the late model Some said she was the ultimate gold-digger and for many she became a figure of fun. When she died..