Monday, July 30, 2007
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Democratic Sen. Robert Byrd of West Virginia, who has addressed lawmakers often about his love for animals, shook with emotion during a forceful condemnation of dogfighting. "Hundreds of thousands ? if not millions ? of dollars are often at stake in the breeding, the training and the selling of fighting dogs. How inhuman, how dastardly!" shouted the senator. "The training of these poor creatures to turn themselves into fighting machines is simply barbaric."
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The Pentagon told Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Rodham Clinton that her questions about how the U.S. plans to eventually withdraw from Iraq boosts enemy propaganda. In a stinging rebuke to a member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, Undersecretary of Defense Eric Edelman responded to questions Clinton raised in May in which she urged the Pentagon to start planning now for the withdrawal of American forces.
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Larry David wife has filed for divorce after 14 years of marriage. Laurie David cites "irreconcilable differences" as the reason for ending their marriage, according to court documents filed July 13 in Los Angeles Superior Court. She is seeking joint custody of the couple's two daughters, ages 13 and 11.
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The most powerful production SL-Class model from Mercedes-Benz, the SL65 offers a 604-horsepower biturbo V-12 and every AMG race-engineered component available
Thursday, July 19, 2007
Christina Aguilera says she's reading scripts in search of the right role to launch an acting career. "I am looking forward to moving into another form of what I feel is another creative outlet for me and that would be acting," the 26-year-old singer told reporters Monday in Shanghai, where she was to hold her first mainland China concert
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A former law colleague of likely Republican presidential candidate Fred Thompson told CNN Monday that Thompson worked in the 1990s for a group trying to loosen abortion restrictions. Likely Republican presidential candidate Fred Thompson has consistently voted in favor of anti-abortion legislation. Because many social conservatives see Thompson as their best hope for seeing an anti-abortion President in the White House in 2008, any perceived weakness in his position on abortion could damage his appeal among those voters. Former Democratic Rep. Michael Barnes worked with Thompson at Arent, Fox, Kintner, Plotkin & Kahn
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Gorgeous Denise Richards has hired a $50,000 matchmaker to help her find love, according to U.S. reports. The former Bond Girl has had terrible luck in love and is now said to be getting professional help in finding dates. According to Star magazine, Denise has turned to an exclusive match-making agency to find her Mr Right - and it's costing her $50,000 to do it. "It's a very high-end service, and it's extremely private," a source told Star
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Wednesday, July 18, 2007
Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel, who have been romantically linked since January when they were photographed snowboarding in Park City, Utah during the Sundance Film Festival, may finally be ready to go public with their romance.
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Tuesday, July 17, 2007
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady ex, Bridget Moynahan, is due to give birth to their son on Friday, which ironically is current girlfriend, Gisele Bundchen&s 27th birthday. Is the stark reality of how the newborn will affect her life getting to Bundchen?
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Rumors are abuzz that author Sir Salman Rushdie estranged wife, TV host Padma Lakshmi has a new man in her life, and that he's none other than American billionaire Ted Forstmann who once courted Elizabeth Hurley and Princess Diana.
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Monday, July 16, 2007
I was just thinking the other day, with the NBA Draft coming up on Thursday I figured I would be seeing more Kevin Durant commercials. Thankfully EA Sports has granted my wish. Starting today, Kevin Durant (along with Gilbert Arenas) will be featured in 3 different commercials for EA Sports' upcoming NBA Live '08 video game.
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Quarterback/athlete recruit Riley Dodge has decommited from Texas and will follow his dad to Denton to play for the North Texas Mean Green. Riley, who is rated as a 3-star athlete, committed to the Longhorns back in February but this week reconsidered his decision.
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Sunday, July 15, 2007
The wife of Yankees player Alex Rodriguez was spoken to about her choice of T-Shirt during a game on Sunday night that included the phrase "F*** You" across the back. New York Yankees policy prohibits such foul language on clothing worn at games.
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Poor old Silverstone. Not even Lewis Hamilton, it seems, can spare the British Grand Prix from supremo Bernie Ecclestone hefty axe.There had been hope in some quarters that Hamilton's emergence on to the Formula One scene this year would aid Silverstone's cause.
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Friday, July 13, 2007
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A controversial Brazilian lineswoman, who stripped nude for Playboy magazine, has been taken off the 'elite list' of referees in her country. Ana Paula Oliveira was left off the list of Brazilian match officials the FA put forward to FIFA for international consideration.
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Wednesday, July 11, 2007
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American Idol host Ryan Seacrest cried during Eva Longoria and Tony Parker 's Paris wedding on Saturday. The Desperate Housewives actress, 32, and French basketball star, 25, wed in a civil ceremony on Friday before celebrating their union in a religious service and a reception in the 17th century Chateau of Vaux le Vicomte the following day.
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Tuesday, July 10, 2007
Monday, July 9, 2007
Toni Collette had been leaning toward motherhood roles, and now she thinks she knows why: The Oscar-nominated actress confirmed Monday that she's pregnant. It will be the first child for the 34-year-old Australian actress and her musician husband, Dave Galafassi.
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In her new movie, Cynthia Watros ignored the old Hollywood adage about not working with children and animals because they steal the scene. The 38-year-old former "Lost" actress plays a barmaid and former prostitute carving out a hardscrabble life for herself and her young daughter in "Avenging Angel," airing Saturday on the Hallmark Channel
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