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Secular, sacred collide as Valentine's Day falls on Ash Wednesday

Secular, sacred collide as Valentine's Day falls on Ash Wednesday

It is also Ash Wednesday, the beginning of Lent - the period of forty weekdays leading to Easter which many Christians observe with fasting, enitence and charity. "This Ash Wednesday is very impor...

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Researchers developed electronic skin self-healable, recyclable

Researchers developed electronic skin self-healable, recyclable

And that's now in the works. In addition, the e-skin can be soaked in a solution that will turn it into a liquid, so it can be fully recycled for other uses later on rather than discarded after it is ...

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Kendrick Lamar's 'All The Stars' Video Accused Of Plagiarism

Kendrick Lamar's 'All The Stars' Video Accused Of Plagiarism

Unsatisfied with the proposed conditions, Viktor turned them down. It's an ethical issue, because the whole film purports that it's about black empowerment, African excellence - that's the whole conce...

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After 'Padmaavat', Ranveer Singh hikes his fee to THIS amount

After 'Padmaavat', Ranveer Singh hikes his fee to THIS amount

She has been through to merely release her film, even the smallest victories ask for celebrations but this one is quite massive. The actor who bagged all the laurels for his performance in "Baajirao M...

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Plot Twist: Kylie Jenner Is Actually

Plot Twist: Kylie Jenner Is Actually "Terrified" of Butterflies

The 20-year-old subsequently revealed on Instagram that she named her baby Stormi Webster - and fans think they've figured out why. The new mom was wearing black shorts paired with a white jacket ...

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New Engine Trouble for Pratt & Whitney, Airbus

New Engine Trouble for Pratt & Whitney, Airbus

The exact consequences of the Airbus decision are not yet clear, partly because the spare pool of PW1100G may include an unidentified number of engines that need no modification and can therefore be...

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Barcelona held by Getafe, Sevilla snatch a win

Barcelona held by Getafe, Sevilla snatch a win

For only the fourth time this season, Barcelona dropped points, drawing 1-1 with city rivals Espanyol . Barcelona is coming off a Copa del Rey semifinals win over Valencia on Thursday. Barca ...

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5 dead after 'horrific murder spree' in Johnson County

5 dead after 'horrific murder spree' in Johnson County

A man murdered four people and then killed himself in rural Kentucky on Saturday in what the local sheriff said was one of the most disturbing cases he's ever encountered, the Lexington Herald Leader...

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Kim Cattrall Lashes out at Sarah Jessica Parker After Brother's Death

Kim Cattrall Lashes out at Sarah Jessica Parker After Brother's Death

Before Cattrall's Instagram call out, ET was with Parker on Thursday, who elaborated on her decision to reach out to her former colleague despite their strained relationship . "I just feel grateful...

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With Fifty Shades Freed, the Franchise Crosses $1 Billion

With Fifty Shades Freed, the Franchise Crosses $1 Billion

If you're curious about the breakdown, the Germans REALLY loved Fifty Shades ($10.8 million), followed by the United Kingdom/Ireland, France, and Italy rounding out the top five biggest draws , a...

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Celebrity Big Brother: Bowling challenge triggered Omarosa's asthma attack

Celebrity Big Brother: Bowling challenge triggered Omarosa's asthma attack

A head of household competition that required Omarosa to spin and then knock over bowling pins is what triggered her asthma and the need for her to leave the house for medical attention. This is to ...

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Amitabh Bachchan writes poem after being discharged from hospital

Amitabh Bachchan writes poem after being discharged from hospital

Explaining the reason behind it, Big B has penned down a poem and posted the original and a translated version on his blog. He wrote, "Yes, your "excellencies" I do go to hospitals, this practice have...

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Harvey Weinstein sued by NY attorney general for civil rights violations

Harvey Weinstein sued by NY attorney general for civil rights violations

Schneiderman believes a sale "would leave victims without adequate redress, including a lack of a sufficient victims compensation fund" and could allow "the perpetrators or enablers of the misconduct ...

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Kane header clinches North London derby for Spurs over Arsenal

Kane header clinches North London derby for Spurs over Arsenal

In the first north London derby at Wembley for 25 years, Tottenham extended their recent mastery over Arsenal , who have won only once in the last eight league meetings with their hated neighbour...

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Increased prices at Disney parks in Florida, California

Increased prices at Disney parks in Florida, California

The hike comes after Disney reported increased attendance at its theme parks in its first-quarter. During peak times, expect to pay $129 for a single-day ticket. For non-Florida residents, a platinu...

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Turkey's Afrin Operation Draws in Armenians, Azeris

Twenty one Turkish soldiers have died since the beginning of the operation. "We would like to see a ceasefire, the end of war in Syria, but the terrorists, I'm not sure they are in agreement". Yildi...

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Take your sweetheart to Ash Wednesday service

Take your sweetheart to Ash Wednesday service

Margaret Mary churches. In summing up the objective of Lent, she referred to the Collect that is part of the Mass on Ash Wednesday . Ash Wednesday: giving up something. Valentine's Day: that d...

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Virginia Tech stuns No. 2 Virginia for road upset

Virginia Tech stuns No. 2 Virginia for road upset

Blackshear Jr. couldn't convert the ensuing free throw but Virginia's Ty Jerome missed a 3-pointer with one second left as Virginia Tech prevailed. Robinson had a game-high 20 points to lead the Hok...

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Second White House aide resigns over domestic violence allegations

Second White House aide resigns over domestic violence allegations

CBS News has learned that Porter told White House counsel Don McGahn more than a year ago that his background check for a security clearance might reveal unflattering information. Porter's abrup...

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Victoria Beckham rules out Spice Girls reunion tour

Victoria Beckham rules out Spice Girls reunion tour

The megastar has been focusing on her work in the fashion world as the rumour mill continues to turn regarding how the Spice Girls reunion, which is set to pocket each of its stars £10m, will take s...

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