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Ric Flair's Fiancee: 'Multiple Organ Problems,' Condition Critical

Ric Flair Multiple Organ Problems … Condition Critical 8/16/2017 1:31 PM PDT Breaking News Ric Flair is still in critical condition — and suffering from “multiple organ problems,” this according to the wrestler’s fiancee.  “I have been unable to talk on the phone without crying and just feel shocked over events,” …

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Shonda Rhimes Signs Deal With Netflix

Shonda Rhimes, the creator of popular television series such as “Scandal” and “Grey’s Anatomy,” has signed a deal to make new shows for Netflix. The streaming service announced late Sunday that Rhimes’ Shondaland production company is moving to Netflix. Netflix wrote in a news release that Rhimes’ shows “Grey’s Anatomy,” …

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Chinese teen internet addict dies in rehab

Parents allege that their son’s body was covered with scars. Pic/AFP A Chinese teen has died after spending less than 48 hours at a centre that treats internet addicts, shining a spotlight on the controversial facilities that seek to unlatch people from their screens. The first country to declare internet …

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Mount Marilyn: A Name That Will Stick…Finally

Apollo 10 photograph taken from the Lunar Module “Snoopy” showing the Command Module “Charlie Brown” with Mt. Marilyn in the background (north is to the left, scene is 80 km wide). (Credit: LROC) In 1968, Jim Lovell became the first human to pilot a spacecraft — Apollo 8 — around …

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John Eales finds peace with the haka

RUGBY great John Eales tackles one of his biggest regrets in a new documentary for The Discovery Channel. The dual Rugby World Cup winner and Brisbane native is one of Australia’s most accomplished Wallabies captains, winning 11 out of his 20 Tests against the All Blacks. But there’s one day …

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Donald Trump signs bill expanding college assistance for veterans

By: AP | Bridgewater | Published:August 17, 2017 5:32 am US President Donald Trump (File) President Donald Trump on Wednesday signed into law an updated veterans’ education bill that marks the largest expansion of college assistance for military veterans in a decade. The Forever GI act immediately removed a 15-year …

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Novel plant-based polio vaccine developed

By: PTI | London | Published:August 16, 2017 5:43 pm Researchers from John Innes Centre, Norwich in the UK produced the novel vaccine with a method that uses virus-like particles (VLPs) – non-pathogenic mimics of polio virus which are grown in plants. (Image Source: John Innes Centre) Scientists have developed …

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'Pehredaar Piya Ki' loses prime time slot, shifted to late night

Prev ‘Pehredaar Piya Ki’ The Broadcasting Content Complaints Council (BCCC) on Wednesday directed Sony Entertainment Television to shift its show ‘Pehredaar Piya Ki’ — in news for its odd plot — to a late night slot, besides running it with a scroll stating that it does not promote the concept …

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'Aunt' Venus Williams is preparing for Serena's baby

Prev Venus Williams Wimbledon and Australian Open runner-up Venus Williams is preparing this week for the US Open and to become a new aunt. Sister Serena is set to give birth soon. Ninth-ranked Venus advanced to the second round at the WTA Cincinnati Open by eliminating US compatriot Alison Riske …

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Mumbai Food: Enjoy 6 popular world cuisines in a Jain version

Italian sojournThe tweaked version of the classic Penne Arrabiata at Light House Cafe includes seasonal vegetables and a sprinkle of parmesan cheese.AT: Sunville Banquet building, Annie Besant Road, Worli.CALL: 9004662295COST: Rs 390 No garlic risottoTheory’s Barley and Edamame Risotto is a take on the Italian classic, made with barley, red …

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