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  • Mystery Buyer, In Dramatic Fashion, Purchases Beverly Hills Mansion of Late Steamy Queen of Romance Novelist Jackie Collins

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    Queen of Hollywood romance, steamy sex and scandal novels, author Jackie Collins, took her readers to Hollywood behind the scenes, even if fictionalized. Though born and raised in London, Jackie followed her older sister, actress Joan Collins, to Tinseltown in the 1960s.

     
  • Beltway Insider: President Justifies Iraq Action; National Guard Moves on Ferguson; Gov Perry Indicted

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    President Obama, on vacation in Martha's Vineyard, has made the unusual decision to interrupt his family holiday and return to the White House as global conflicts and domestic violence has escalated despite calls for calm and sustainable peace treaties. 

     
  • Robin Williams, Oscar Winning Actor, Dead at 63

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    Oscar Winning Actor, Robin Williams was found unconscious and not breathing in his Northern California home yesterday. He later died of what is being investigated as suicide by asphyxiation. He was 63.

     
  • Smart Home Gift Guide: Perfect Gifts For The Contemporary Home

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    Looking for the perfect gift to enhance any home’s value, be the envy of every guest and neighbor, and add days and years of pleasure, be handy for apartment dwellers and home owners, be smart and environmental friendly?

     
  • The Top Ten Most Fun Places to Retire In the U.S.

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    Americans are widely known as some of the hardest workers in the world. Many work very long hours, and when they're not in the office, they're catching up on emails. The goal? To get to the point where they can retire.

     
  • Walt Disney Television and Mickey and Minnie Mouse Host NASA Astronauts

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    WALT DISNEY TELEVISION and Mickey and Minnie Mouse recently hosted the astronauts of NASA’s final Space Shuttle Mission Atlantis along with the Boys & Girls Club from East Los Angeles for a special tribute to the dreamers.

     
  • Girl, 16, Dead After Vicious Attack

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    Amy Inita Francis-Joyner, 16, a sophomore at Howard High School of Technology, in Wilmington, Delaware, died Thursday morning after she was jumped in the girl’s restroom by two other sixteen year olds and beaten to near death over a boy.

     
  • James Brady, Reagan White House Press Secretary Wounded in Assassination Attempt, Dies

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    James "The Bear" Brady, the former White House Press Secretary permanently wounded in the 1981 assassination attempt on former President Ronald Reagan has died at his home in Virginia, his family announced. He was 73.

     
  • Turkish Police Officer Murders Russian Ambassador

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    A Turkish Police officer assassinated the Russian Ambassador to Turkey in front of a horrified crowd at a photo exhibition in Ankara, the Turkish capital, over the Russian’s hard-line uncompromising commitment to Syria’s Bashar al Assad.

     
  • Pennsylvania House Race: Although 18th District Too Close To Call Democrat Claims Victory

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    The Pennsylvania House of Representative Special Election, with 100% of the precincts reporting and a full six hours after the polls have closed, is waiting for a winner as no media has yet called the race.

     
  • HL Tech: A Guide Through The VR Craze And The 25 Headsets On The Market Now

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    Smartphone dependence is a major variable separating different classes of virtual reality headsets. Some fun, functional VR units can be purchased for under $50, but require outside hardware for processing and audio. Other units cost more, but are completely — or mostly — self-contained.  

  • Beltway Insider: Obama Tackles Ed Costs; Putin MIA; Russia/Ukraine; Ferguson Erupts; ISIS/Boko Haram

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    President Obama continued to escalate his domestic agenda introducing a Student Aid Bill of Rights that will address four areas every student in America should have as they face the daunting costs of higher education.

     
  • HL Health, Wellness: Feeling Less Than Frisky - Ten Foods to Get You In the Mood

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    Valentine's Day is rapidly approaching and instead of making reservations to some over-hyped trendy spot, stay in and prepare a "Lover's Platter" full of indulgent aphrodisiacs guaranteed to heighten our interest in a full dessert menu making it a steamy night to remember.

     
  • Napa River Inn Review – Historic Hotel Earns Four Stars From Forbes

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    There’s nothing I love more than an immersive vacation experience, one that transports you to a time and place that connects you with the past in a palpable way while adhering to modern standards and expectations.

     
  • Beltway Insider: Clinton Calms Gaza Crisis; Departs Position; Obama Seeks Successor

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    President Barack Obama spent the Thanksgiving Holiday with family and friends at the White House after successfully deploying Secretary of State Clinton to calm the escalating mid-east crisis.