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Miley Cyrus, mostly known for her Disney character Hannah Montana or her now so famous Wrecking Ball image, has cancelled one of her concerts which was going to be held in Kansas. The controversial...Read More >>

  • Haunted Island to be auctioned off

    Date: Wed, 16/04/2014 - 12:36

    One of the most haunted places in Italy, a Venetian island, is going to be auctioned off in May. Poveglia is a small uninhabited island in the Venice lagoon. Among the five prime properties which will be auctioned off, a castle and a monastery, will also be auctioned...
  • Britain's youngest parents: 12-year old mom

    Date: Wed, 16/04/2014 - 11:42

    Britain just got their youngest parents. A 12-year-old girl has given birth to a new baby, with her 13-year old boyfriend. The 12-year old girl who gave birth last weekend, had conceived the baby when she was still in primary school when she was 11-years old. She is...
  • Boston Marathon Bombings: Family speaks out after a year

    Date: Mon, 14/04/2014 - 10:19

    A year on after the Boston Marathon bombing, a family who lost their 8 –year old son speaks for the first time expressing their emotions on this experience and how it has affected them as a family. The father, Bill Richard, explained how on that day after the first out...
  • Baby conceived after 9 years of trying, died because of hospital staff

    Date: Sun, 13/04/2014 - 18:26

    After nine years of trying to conceive, a couple had conceived their first baby only to losing her because of a fatal human error done by the hospital staff. Sion Legg, 30, and his wife Karen Legg, 37, were over the moon when they learned that after nine years of...
  • Sue Townsend dead aged 68

    Date: Sun, 13/04/2014 - 18:00

    Sue Townsend, the best-selling author of the Adrian Mole, books, has died aged 68. The cherished British writer was surrounded by loved ones when she passed away at her home in Leicester. "Sue passed away on Thursday night," a friend of the family confirmed in a...
  • Heartbleed bug: NSA denies exploiting glitch to harvest information

    Date: Sun, 13/04/2014 - 13:42

    The White House and US intelligence agencies denied on Friday that spy agencies exploited the Heartbleed glitch to gather intelligence. The statements follow a Bloomberg report citing two unnamed sources close to the situation which accused the US National Security...
  • Deadly fire destroys homes in Chile's Valparaiso

    Date: Sun, 13/04/2014 - 13:07

    A large forest fire has killed four people and destroyed more than 500 homes in Chile's port city Valparaiso. Thousands of people are being evacuated from the city to escape the flames, which have been fanned by strong winds coming in from the Pacific. President...
  • Babies Cry at Night 'To Delay Siblings' Birth'

    Date: Sun, 13/04/2014 - 07:00

    Babies who wake up during the night to be fed are trying to delay the birth of a younger brother or sister, researchers claim. A Harvard University study said that shorter delays between the birth of siblings is linked to higher mortality rates, particularly in areas...
  • 64% of World's Extreme Poor Live in Just 5 Countries

    Date: Sat, 12/04/2014 - 15:36

    The World Bank Group (WBG) and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) continue to hold their annual spring meetings in Washington, D.C., this weekend. Thousands of government officials and and NGOs are there to discuss the global economy and international development....
  • Jesus' Wife Papyrus Fragment 'Is Not Fake'

    Date: Sat, 12/04/2014 - 15:00

    A faded papyrus fragment, known as the "Gospel of Jesus' Wife" which the Vatican declares a fake, is most likely an ancient document and not a modern forgery, scientists say. The tiny piece measuring 8cm by 4cm has been controversial because it contained the passage "...

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