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B.B. King was poisoned, his daughters claim

(CNN) — Two of B.B. King’s daughters are alleging that the blues legend was poisoned to death by his closest associates. But the coroner says preliminary autopsy results don’t support that contention. 485 more words

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12 missing after flooding in Texas sweeps away vacation home

WIMBERLEY, Texas (AP) — Recovery teams are set to resume looking for the 12 members of two families who authorities say are missing after a rain-swollen river in Central Texas carried a vacation home off its foundation, slamming it into a bridge downstream. 801 more words

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Memphis Cemetery Reopens After Owner's Arrest For Mishandling Burials

BARTLETT, Tenn. (AP) — Clutching red flowers and blue balloons, hundreds of relatives visited deceased loved ones buried at a troubled Memphis-area cemetery for the first time since it closed more than a year ago, after its owner was arrested and charged with mishandling burials. 394 more words

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KGO News Producer Fired Over Tweet Suggesting Police Use 'Real Bullets' On Oakland Protesters

OAKLAND (CBS SF) — A freelance producer at KGO-TV was given the pink slip after he tweeted a message Saturday suggesting police shoot Oakland protesters. 293 more words


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Woman gets prison for running over husband for not voting

PHOENIX (AP) _ A judge has sentenced an Arizona woman to 3 1/2 years in prison for running over her husband with an SUV because he didn’t vote in the 2012 presidential election. 138 more words

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Listen to The Fugees’ ‘The Score’ Featuring Just Lauryn Hill in Honor of Her 40th Birthday

Pras was unfortunately the butt of most jokes when it came to The FugeesWyclef Jean fell into some oil and onto a Ducati… 152 more words

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Charter nears deal to buy Time Warner Cable

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — Time Warner Cable has a new potential buyer: Charter Communications.

Charter may announce a three-way proposal to buy Time Warner Cable and a smaller cable provider, Bright House, as early as Tuesday, a person close to the talks confirmed on Monday. 341 more words