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Britain's Duchess 'devastated' over brother's freak accident

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britain s duchess devastated over brother s freak accident

Marijuana may cause heart problems in young adults

Young adults who smoke marijuana may be at risk for serious or even fatal heart problems, according to a study by French researchers on Wednesday.

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Oscar winner Nyong'o named People's most beautiful

Oscar-winning Kenyan actress Lupita Nyong’o was named Most Beautiful person of 2014 by People magazine Wednesday.

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US actress Jodie Foster marries girlfriend

Two-time Oscar winner Jodie Foster has married her girlfriend Alexandra Hedison, a spokeswoman for the veteran US actress told AFP on Wednesday.

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Bieber Miami trial delayed until July

Justin Bieber's trial in Miami for allegedly driving while under the influence has been delayed two months to July 7, a court source told AFP.

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Google online maps go back in time

Google on Wednesday added virtual time travel to its Internet offerings.

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All the world's a stage for Shakespeare's 450th birthday

William Shakespeare's plays are to be performed in mid-air as Britain celebrates the 450th anniversary of his birth this week, while a tour of "Hamlet" aims to reach every country on Earth.

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Trial postponed, Chris Brown heads back to LA

A US judge postponed Chris Brown's assault trial Wednesday, saying the R&B singer should not be held in legal limbo and must return to California for a probationary hearing.

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MH370 Day 47: 'Unidentified material' under investigation for missing plane link

Authorities are investigating whether "unidentified material" washed up on the southwest coast of Australia has any link to missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370.

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Obama fulfils dreams of sushi on first night in Tokyo

US President Barack Obama dined at a tiny Tokyo sushi restaurant -- a revered spot with three coveted Michelin stars but only a handful of seats -- ruled with an iron rod by its redoubtable ...

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S. Korean cosmetics firm LG Household eyes Elizabeth Arden

South Korea's LG Household & Healthcare said it was considering a purchase of global cosmetics giant Elizabeth Arden.

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