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Soft drinks bad for your memory, diet soda may be even worse

New York: If you thought switching to diet soda can help you avoid the ill effects associated with sugary soft drinks, think again! Researchers have found that while drinking sugary beverages frequently may lead to poorer memory, daily intake of diet soda may increase the risk of stroke and dementia. …

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LeBron passes Bryant for third place in playoff scoring

Prev LeBron James Washington: With seven minutes 26 seconds left in the second quarter game 3 between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Indiana Pacers, LeBron James topped Kobe Byrant to move into third place on NBA’s all-time playoff scoring list. The three-point play in the second quarter on Thursday gave …

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Dave Hughes ready to push boundaries at Logies

OPENING the Logie Awards is a balancing act for Dave Hughes. Returning for the third year in a row to deliver the opening monologue for Australian TV’s night of nights, the comedian, TV and radio presenter doesn’t plan on going full Ricky Gervais on the room full of A-listers. “I’m …

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Sylvester Stallone's daughters stole Liam Hemsworth's number

PrevNext Sylvester Stallone and Liam Hemsworth Los Angeles: Hollywood star Sylvester Stallone’s daughter Sophia has revealed that she and her sisters stole Liam Hemsworth’s number from their father’s phone. The sibling trio – Sophia, 20, Sistine, 18, and Scarlet, 14 – has confessed to nabbing the “Hunger Games” star’s digits …

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Saumya Tandon doesn't believe in conditional relationships

PrevNext Saumya Tandon Actress Saumya Tandon says she doesn’t believe in conditional relationships and feels that there is no need of marriage unless one has found the right person. “I don’t believe in conditional relationships so contract marriage is completely out of question. Marriage is only a legal paper… if …

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David Letterman's Mother Dorothy Mengering Dies At 95

Her first appearances came via satellite from her Carmel, Indiana, kitchen for a segment called “Guess Mom’s Pies,” which became a Thanksgiving tradition. Letterman would make a huge production of the bit before finally declaring, usually correctly, “chocolate chiffon!” or “rhubarb!” When he was wrong, she would take on a …

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Unable to arrange daughter's dowry, farmer kills self in Latur

Representational Image With his daughter’s wedding around the corner and no arrangement of funds for dowry, a distraught man committed suicide in Latur district, police said yesterday. Shivram Suryawanshi, a 45-year old farmer from Ambulga village in Nilanga tehsil of Latur, hanged himself from a babool tree yesterday, police said. …

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Exploding Sea Cucumber Butt Threads Are a New Material

Whoever named the sea cucumber after a vegetable didn’t give it enough credit. Yes, sea cucumbers are soft, warty tubes that scoot eyelessly along the seafloor. But they aren’t helpless. Some secrete a poison that’s deadly to other animals. And some, when threatened, shoot sticky threads out of their anuses to tangle up …

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UK chancellor sees strong US support for bilateral trade deal

By: Reuters | Washington | Published:April 21, 2017 8:35 pm British finance minister Philip Hammond (Reuters File Photo) British Chancellor Philip Hammond said on Friday that he believes the concept of a U.S.-UK free trade has strong support in both the Trump administration and in the U.S. Congress, led by …

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How Donald Trump messed up Vir Das' gig

Prev Actor-comic Vir Das admits he expected Hillary Clinton to become US President, had to rework his Netflix special after Donald Trump’s shock victory Vir Das Vir Das became the first Indian comedian to bag his solo Netflix original comedy special, putting him among the likes of Russell Peters and Jon Stewart. …

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