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Millennials: End Cuba embargo, already

Oct 24 2014 6:20am CDT | Source: CNN World Music

Cuban-Americans have had an outsized influence in keeping the U.S. embargo since Fidel Castro seized power. Now a younger generation, with strong familial ties there but far removed from the memories of Castro's revolution, want the embargo to end ...
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Landslide third victory for Bolivian president who backs growing the coca leaf - and he dedicates winning to Fidel Castro 

Oct 13 2014 6:42am CDT | Source: Daily Mail

Thousands of people poured onto the streets of La Paz in celebration after Evo Morales declared victory, flocking to the presidential palace to catch a glimpse of the indi ...
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50 Years Ago, A Fluid Border Made The U.S. 1 Square Mile Smaller

Sep 25 2014 2:49pm CDT | Source: WNYC Music

Fifty years ago, the United States shrank by a single square mile. It all happened where the Rio Grande River divides El Paso and Ciudad Juárez in Mexico. Ever since Texas became a state, the river has been the border between the two countries. But rivers can move — and that's exactly what happened in 1864, when torrential rains caused it to jump its banks and go south. Suddenly the border was in a different pl ...
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High milk intake may lead to early death: Study
London, Oct 29 (IANS) Instead of strengthening your bones, drinking more than three glasses of milk a day may increase the risk of early death, a study has found. | by IANS
 
Sherlock asexual on purpose, says Cumberbatch
London, Oct 29 (IANS) Actor Benedict Cumberbatch, who played Sherlock Holmes in a TV series, says the detective avoids sex because he is more interested in crime. | by IANS
 
 

Activision hires Giuliani to fight Noriega lawsuit

Sep 22 2014 10:43am CDT | Source: Southern California Public Radio

Screen shot of Manuel Noriega in the video game "Call of Duty: Black Ops II."; Credit: AllGamesBeta/YouTube Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani has joined Activision's fight to dismiss a lawsuit filed by disgraced Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega against the company's popular "Call of Duty" video game franchise. Activision Blizzard Inc. announced Monday that Giuliani and his firm will ask a Los Angeles judge to dismiss Noriega's lawsuit, which c ...
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Dylan Penn: I “Laugh” At Robert Pattinson Dating Rumors, Regret Naked Photos

Sep 18 2014 6:42pm CDT | Source: Gossip Cop

(Getty Images) Dylan Penn calls out the ridiculous rumors linking her to Robert Pattinson in a new interview. The pair were repeatedly linked by misinformed outlets last year, and she doesn’t hesitate in setting the record straight. “We’re just friends,” Penn is quoted as telling Vanity Fair Italy. She reportedly continues, “They photographed us in a place where there were other people and cropped the picture. Silly. I laughed about it.” While Penn’s career is only just now beginning to bl ...
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