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Oil prices climb as US crude stocks fall

Source: Channel News Asia

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NEW YORK: World oil prices advanced on Wednesday (July 23) after the US government reported a surprisingly large decline in the nation's oil inventories.US benchmark West Texas Intermediate for September delivery gained 73 cents to US$103.12 a barrel in its first day of trade on the New York Mercantile Exchange. A motorist filling up at a gas station in Pembroke Pines, Flo ...
Full article at: Channel News Asia 19 hours ago, 3:29pm CDT
 


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US existing-home sales leap to eight-month high

Source: Channel News Asia

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WASHINGTON: Sales of existing US homes in June hit the highest level in eight months as home price gains slowed to "more welcoming levels," the National Association of Realtors said Tuesday.Sales of existing homes, the majority of the US housing market, climbed 2.6 percent to an annual rate of 5.04 million in June, the highest pace since October 2013, NAR reported. File photo: A for-sale ...
Full article at: Channel News Asia 2 days ago, 10:50am CDT
 

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Britney Spears Own Lingerie Line is Coming Soon
Britney Spears to Launch Intimate Lingerie Line on Sep. 9
Pop diva Britney Spears has announced the launch of her own lingerie line on September 9 which goes by the name of "The Intimate Collection". She shared a sexy pic of herself in black lingerie on her social websites that give a sneak peak of what she designed for her own line. See her sexy Instagram below.
 
Lisa Kudrow talks about Who Do You Think You Are?
Lisa Kudrow talks about Who Do You Think You Are?
The blonde beauty from Friends, Lisa Kudrow recently talked about lots of stuff in an interview including her role of Valerie Cherish for TLC's Who Do You Think You Are?. She avers the fact that truth is stranger than fiction.
 
Nina Dobrev posts Quotes on Instagram while Ian Somerhalder tweets Nikki Reed
Nina Dobrev posts Quotes on Instagram while Ian Somerhalder tweets Nikki Reed
Nina Dobrev is damn jealous of her ex- boyfriend Ian Somerhalder who is currently dating Nikki Reed. So she took to a social website to post some very strange remarks in response to which Ian Somerhalder tweets Nikki Reed .
 
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FBI pushed Muslims to plot terrorist attacks: HRW

Source: Channel News Asia

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WASHINGTON: The FBI encouraged and sometimes even paid Muslims to commit terrorist acts during numerous sting operations after the 9/11 attacks, a human rights group said in a report published on Monday (July 21)."Far from protecting Americans, including American Muslims, from the threat of terrorism, the policies documented in this report have diverted law enforcement from pursuing real threats," said the report by Human Right ...
Full article at: Channel News Asia 3 days ago, 8:54am CDT
 

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In immigration news: House reform bill dead, a Minuteman revival, indigenous migrants, more

Source: Multi-American

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Protesters stand together as they hold a protest to ask their congress people to make immigration reform a reality on August 16, 2013 in Miami, Florida. On Thursday, Republican Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart announced that a House immigration reform bill he was largely responsible for crafting will not be considered this year.; Credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images House GOP kills last hope for immigration bill - US ...
Full article at: Multi-American Jul 11 2014, 12:58pm CDT
 

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Turkey passes bill to revive Kurdish peace talks

Source: Channel News Asia

Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan
ANKARA: Turkish lawmakers on Thursday adopted a bill to revive peace talks with Kurdish rebels, state television reported, in a move that could rally the Kurdish minority vote to Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan's push to win the presidency next month.The six-article package of reforms proposed by Erdogan's government would grant immunity to key actors involved in peace negotiations with the outlawed Kurdistan Wo ...
Full article at: Channel News Asia Jul 10 2014, 12:46pm CDT
 

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First tropical storm of Atlantic season forms off Florida

Source: Channel News Asia

Tropical Storm Arthur Aims For East Coast Ahead Of July 4th Holiday
MIAMI: The first named storm of the Atlantic hurricane season formed on Tuesday off the coast of Florida, bringing heavy rains and strong winds to the southeastern US state and the Bahamas, forecasters said.At 1500 GMT, Tropical Storm Arthur was located some 95 miles (155 kilometres) southeast of Cape Canaveral, the Miami-based National Hurricane Centre (NHC). Stacy Stewart, Senior Hurricane Specialist at the National Hurricane Centre, tracks trop ...
Full article at: Channel News Asia Jul 1 2014, 3:14pm CDT
 

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Turkey acquits 25 in coup plot trial

Source: Channel News Asia

Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan
ISTANBUL: A Turkish court on Tuesday acquitted more than two dozen people in a retrial after they were convicted over an alleged coup plot in 2012 against Turkey's Islamic-rooted government.Last October, an appeals court ordered a retrial of 88 people, including former army chiefs, who had been sentenced to prison terms of up to 20 years. A judge's gavel rests on top of a desk inside a courtroom. (AFP/Joe Raedle) ...
Full article at: Channel News Asia Jun 24 2014, 12:03pm CDT
 

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Fans React: USA Vs. Portugal

Source: CBS Charlotte

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With chants of “I believe that we will win” echoing from far and wide it was obvious American’s everywhere were thrilled to cheer on Team USA in their game against Portugal. From desperate woo’s to fever pitch highs of excitement fans of the both USA and Portugal reacted accordingly. From Brazil to Chicago we take a look at some of the fan reactions to the roller coaster of a game. Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images ODD ANDERSEN/AFP/Getty Images Photo ...
Full article at: CBS Charlotte Jun 23 2014, 10:23am CDT
 

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Doctors fined for not adhering to liposuction procedure

Source: Channel News Asia

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SINGAPORE: Two doctors, already banned from conducting liposuction following the death of a patient, were on Monday (June 23), fined for not complying with the terms and conditions stipulated for conducting the procedure.38-year-old Dr Wong Meng Hang was fined a total of S$26,000. He admitted he failed to give a seven-day cooling period to two patients whom he performed liposuction procedures on at TLC @ Orchard Clinic in 2009. A ...
Full article at: Channel News Asia Jun 23 2014, 2:04am CDT
 



 

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