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The Cranberries singer Dolores O'Riordan dead at 46: Music stars and celebrities react

Dolores O’Riordan, lead singer of The Cranberries, died Monday at age 46.  (AP Photo/Bruno Bebert, File) Musicians paid tribute to The Cranberries singer Dolores O’Riordan, who died suddenly at age 46. “Family members are devastated to hear the breaking news and have requested privacy at this very difficult time,” a statement on the Irish band’s Facebook page said. O’Riordan died in ...

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With his very first post, he became a Twitter sensation

The Twitter logo appears at the post where it trades on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.  (AP Photo/Richard Drew) Gary Lee had zero tweets to his name as of Jan. 12. That changed in a big way on Jan. 13, when he posted this series of tweets about his Korean heritage and suddenly became Twitter famous, reports ...

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UK politician's model girlfriend suspended after reported 'vile' Meghan Markle remarks

UKIP leader Henry Bolton’s girlfriend apologized after making “racist” Meghan Markle remarks commenting on the duchess-to-be’s biracial background.  (Twitter/Reuters) The model girlfriend of a United Kingdom Independent Party leader was suspended from the political party after she reportedly made “racist” remarks about Meghan Markle, saying the duchess-to-be has a “tiny brain” and will “taint” the Royal family with “her seed.” ...

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11 innovative ways to make money online

“Online work” used to mean “money grabbing scam.” You might find a job selling things online for a commission or writing blogs for money, but these rarely provided a living wage, or even enough spare change to justify the time commitment. Times have changed. The internet has finally become profitable, not just for startup entrepreneurs in Silicon Valley, but for ...

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Starving Venezuelans mob field and slaughter cattle, report says

Starving Venezuelans battle – and in some cases mob animals in fields – in the midst of the country’s economic crisis.  (AP) Starving Venezuelans desperate for food reportedly mobbed a field and slaughtered cattle — a stunning illustration of the socialist country’s troubles. Venezuela has been going through a four-year recession, leaving millions of Venezuelans poor and forcing citizens to ...

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Corey Feldman denies groping allegations stemming from 2017

Corey Feldman “vehemently denies” allegations that he groped a woman in early 2017. A rep for Feldman told Fox News on Wednesday via email that Corey “vehemently denies these egregious accusations. It goes against everything he believes in and is fighting for — victim protection and stopping inappropriate behavior toward both children and adults.” TMZ reported that an unidentified woman ...

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Amazon calls first NFL streaming season a success

Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Albert Wilson (12) reaches for a pass while surrounded by Tennessee Titans defenders, Jan. 6, 2018.  (Reuters via USA Today Sports) Amazon is calling its first season of live-streaming NFL games a success. The company said its biggest audience was in Washington, D.C., followed by Washington state, Colorado, Oregon and Utah. But Jim DeLorenzo, head ...

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