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Britney Spears’ dress nearly falls off during performance as dancers try zipping it – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsWhat a circus! Britney Spears’ dress nearly fell off her body in what may be the best wardrobe malfunction of the year. While performing “Circus” at her Las Vegas show Saturday, Spears danced in a tight sequin dress, but apparently didn’t have the time to zip …Britney Spears Almost Loses Her Dress […]

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News

Congo Clashes Death Toll Reaches 100 – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalKAMPALA, Uganda—The death toll from clashes between the Congolese army and supporters of former presidential candidate Joseph Mukungubila rose to 100, as troops battled to control the latest flash point of instability in the mineral-rich but restive …Death toll in Congo attacks rises to 100 – governmentReuters IndiaCongo army repels coordinated attack in […]

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Sports

Thunder rout tired Rockets 117-86 – Newsday

NewsdayOKLAHOMA CITY – Kevin Durant had 33 points, 13 rebounds and five assists, and the Oklahoma City Thunder won their second straight game without Russell Westbrook, beating the Houston Rockets 117-86 on Sunday night. Jeremy Lamb added a …Durant, Thunder on a rollBoston Globe1. Kevin Durant Leading From The FrontESPNNBA results, Dec. 29San Francisco ChronicleLos […]

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Entertainment

‘Hobbit’ Leads Strong Post-Christmas Box Office – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalHollywood enjoyed a huge post-Christmas weekend at the box office, as moviegoers spread the wealth among a wide array of holiday offerings. Total ticket sales in the U.S. and Canada rose nearly 10% from a year ago to $199 million, according to Rentrak …UPDATE 2-‘Hobbit’ blasts past newcomers to claim third box office […]

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Beirut bomb kills politician who criticized Syria – Boston Globe

Boston GlobeBEIRUT — The bomb that tore through downtown Beirut on Friday killed a former Lebanese finance minister who was a prominent critic of the Syrian government — an attack that unleashed a storm of political recriminations that threaten the fragile alliances …Beirut blast kills prominent critic of SyriaDallas Morning NewsMassive explosion in Beirut, LebanonFox […]

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Las Vegas

Britney Spears Begins Long-Term Las Vegas Gig – ABC News

ABC NewsLas Vegas is getting its newest pop fixture. Britney Spears begins her two-year residency at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino on Friday, just in time to catch the town’s massive New Year’s Eve crowds. The Grammy-winning singer will perform 50 shows …Britney Spears Las Vegas residency beginsNewsdayBritney Spears’ Las Vegas residency is a gambleLos […]

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tech

Google banishes Rap Genius lyrics site for shady search tactics – NBCNews.com

NBCNews.comPopular lyrics site Rap Genius has disappeared from Google after the search giant caught it in a bit of suspicious SEO (“search engine optimization”) activity. The founders insist they didn’t mean to break any rules, but it’s a sobering reminder to them and …Rap Genius blacklisted by Google for Beiber SEO scamRegisterGoogle Destroys Rap Genius’ […]

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Sports

Jason Kidd calls out Nets – ESPN

ESPNNEW YORK — Following the Brooklyn Nets’ embarrassing 95-78 Christmas Day loss to the Chicago Bulls, an exasperated Jason Kidd called his players out in the locker room, according to multiple league sources. Tired and upset with a lack of effort, Kidd’s …Bulls 95, Nets 78HoopsWorldHinrich-Augustin combo sparks Bulls to victory over NetsChicago Sun-TimesNBA Christmas […]

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Entertainment

‘Duck Dynasty’ fans given scripted apology by Cracker Barrel after abrupt … – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsThe managers of Cracker Barrel have egg on their faces over the growing “Duck Dynasty” debacle. After the fast-food chain yanked show-related merchandise such as mugs, T-shirts and hats on Friday, company officials had to counter the swell of …Network quiet amid petitions calling for boycott over ‘Duck Dynasty’ moveCNN InternationalStudents speak […]

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Entertainment

‘Secret Life of Walter Mitty’ review: Logic lost in a dream – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleThe Secret Life of Walter Mitty. SNOOZING VIEWER. Comedy-Drama. Starring Ben Stiller and Kristen Wiig. Directed by Ben Stiller. (PG. 114 minutes.) If, while watching “The Secret Life of Walter Mitty,” you start wondering why Ben Stiller is acting strange, the …Ben Stiller and Kristen Wiig star in THE SECRET LIFE OF WALTER […]

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Tom Cruise Drops Defamation Lawsuit After Reaching Settlement – Starpulse.com

Starpulse.comTom Cruise has avoided going to trial with bosses at In Touch and Life & Style magazines after reaching a settlement over his $50 million defamation lawsuit. The Mission: Impossible star launched legal action against owners at Bauer Media Group in …Tom Cruise Drops $50 Million Lawsuit Against ‘Life & Style’ Publisher (Exclusive)Hollywood ReporterSettles $50 […]

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News

Libya’s first suicide attack kills seven soldiers outside Benghazi – The Globe and Mail

The Globe and MailA suicide bomber detonated a truck packed with explosives at an army checkpoint outside the city of Benghazi on Sunday, killing seven soldiers in the first such attack in Libya’s deepening turmoil. Car bombs and assassinations of army and police officers are …Official: Car bombing in Libya kills at least 6BusinessweekCar bombing […]

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tech

Space station emergency repairs successful – Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning HeraldThe first in a series of emergency spacewalks to fix a cooling system on the International Space Station were completed on Friday evening (Australian time). The repair mission went so well that the two spacewalkers, NASA astronauts Rick Mastracchio and …Spacewalkers do repairs more quickly than expected — and stay dryNBCNews.comSpace suit issue […]

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Los Angeles

Dad watched LAPD shoot his son to death on live television – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsBill Beaird, 80, wept as talked with reporters outside the Los Angeles Police Department’s downtown headquarters. His son, Brian led officers on a high-speed car chase then died after police fired more than 20 rounds at him. ‘He didn’t deserve this …Madera family files wrongful death lawsuit against city of Los AngelesABC30.comFather […]