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Daily Archives: Apr 26, 2012

A British research suggests that self-service checkouts are turning many shoppers into criminals

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A British research suggests that self-service checkouts are turning many shoppers into criminals. The figures were revealed in a study of 4,952 shoppers by money-saving...
Footage of the aftermath of the police shooting of Mark Duggan, whose death in north London sparked the 2011 summer riots, has emerged to media

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Footage of the aftermath of the police shooting of Mark Duggan, whose death in north London sparked the 2011 summer riots, has emerged to...
Deutsche Bank reports a sharp fall in profits, in part due to weaker performance in investment banking during the eurozone debt crisis

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Deutsche Bank reports a sharp fall in profits, in part due to weaker performance in investment banking during the eurozone debt crisis. Net income for...
At least six people have been killed in two explosions at the offices of major Nigerian daily ThisDay

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At least six people have been killed in two explosions at the offices of major Nigerian daily ThisDay, according to witnesses. Three people were killed...
Mindbomb’s latest poster campaign is raising the flag about the very basic but grossly obscured trade-off entailed by the planned gold mine at Rosia Montana through cyanide leaching

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Mindbomb's action The Golden Lie that Kills – MindBomb for Roşia Montană aims to raise public awareness in Romania about the toxic propaganda used in...
Dark Knight Rises is no. 1 movie to see this summer

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Summer movies are coming, and iconic superheroes will dominate as Dark Knight Rises, Avengers, and The Amazing Spider-Man duke it out for box office...
The world is marking today 26 years from the worst nuclear accident and Chernobyl survivors and victims’ families have held a midnight memorial

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The world is marking today 26 years from the worst nuclear accident and Chernobyl survivors and victims’ families have held a midnight memorial. Dozens of...
Sacha Baron Cohen wished Her Majesty well for her upcoming “blood diamond” jubilee and said he hoped it was a smooth transition when Prince Charles kills her and takes the throne

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Sacha Baron Cohen already caused a stir promoting his new film The Dictator when he tipped Kim Jong-Il's “ashes” over Ryan Seacrest at the...
Bobbi Kristina and Bobby Brown were spotted this week having lunch at Blue Fin restaurant in New York

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Bobbi Kristina and Bobby Brown were spotted this week having lunch at a Time Square restaurant in New York. Bobbi Kristina, 19, and Bobby Brown...
Bobby Brown has avoided jail for DUI after making a plea bargain with prosecutors

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Bobby Brown, the troubled ex-husband of late singer Whitney Houston, has avoided jail for DUI after making a plea bargain with prosecutors. Bobby Brown, 43,...
The order against Amy Pinto-Walsh claimed she broke a confidentiality agreement by talking to reporters the morning Thomas Kinkade was found dead and threatened to reveal his business and personal secrets

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Lawyers portrayed Amy Pinto-Walsh, painter Thomas Kinkade's girlfriend, as a ruthless gold digger who is out to “tear down” the late artist's reputation and...
Li Xueming, also known as Bo Xiyong, Bo Xilai’s elder brother, has quit the board of China Everbright International

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Li Xueming, also known as Bo Xiyong, Bo Xilai’s elder brother, has quit the board of China Everbright International, a Hong Kong-listed company. Everbright said...
The New York Times has recently reported that Bo Xilai ran a wire-tapping system that extended as far as China's president Hu Jintao

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The New York Times has recently reported that Bo Xilai ran a wire-tapping system that extended as far as China's president Hu Jintao. Citing "nearly...
Syrian activists say at least 70 people have been killed in an attack on a house in Hama

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Syrian activists say at least 70 people have been killed in an attack on a house in Hama. They said several houses in the Mashaa at-Tayyar...
Warner Bros. presented 10 minutes of 3D footage from The Hobbit. An Unexpected Journey at 48 fps at the CinemaCon 2012

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Warner Bros. presented 10 minutes of 3D footage from The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey at 48 frames per second at the CinemaCon 2012 convention in...
Scientists looked at hundreds of studies of mobile exposure and found no conclusive links to cancer risk, brain function or infertility

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According to a major safety review for the UK's Health Protection Agency (HPA), there is still no evidence mobile phones harm human health. Scientists looked...