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The Month A Nation Comes Together

Hope must go on for MH370/abcnewsAS far as local aviation history is concerned, March 8, 2014 will forever be remembered in infamy. It was the beginning of an event where our country has been at the centre of world news.

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Men Circumcised After 35 Likely To Develop Prostate Cancer

PIC: mD FileMEN who are circumcised as adults are nearly half as likely to develop prostate cancer, a study has found.

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Top Family-Friendly Attractions In The US 2014

Mount Rushmore has been voted the most family-friendly historic site by readers of FamilyFun. Pic: AFP/RelaxNewsLOS ANGELES: Parents planning their summer vacation this year may want to consult a new ranking of the top kid-friendly attractions as voted by families across the US.

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Black Boxes: Crucial To Air Crash Probes

A file photo taken on May 13, 2010 shows the recovered black boxes of the Libyan Afriqiyah Airways plane that crashed on 12 May 2010. Black boxes, which record all in-flight data in aircraft, are essential tools in air accident investigations. Pic: AFPPERTH: Black boxes, which record all in-flight data in aircraft, are essential tools in air accident investigations and thanks to them nine out of ten accidents can be explained.

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Love, Sex And Football: A Brazilian Extravaganza Awaits

A man stands near the Brazilian flag inside Sao Jose Municipal Market in Recife, northeastern Brazil, April 5, 2014. Recife is one of the host cities for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. Pic: ReutersSAO PAOLO: Calling all football lovers ... and lovers! June 12, Brazil. Put it in your diary.

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5 Diet Mistakes That Tip The Scales Against Success

On paper, it looks like you’re doing everything right; you’ve eliminated cookies, you’re hitting the gym, and you’re eating salads for dinner.

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Watermelon Cure Blood Pressure And Slash Heart Attacks For The Obese?

PIC: somewhat-happening.blogspot.comWATERMELON reduces high blood pressure in overweight people and could slash the risk of a heart attack, new research shows.

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Microsoft Is Suddenly A New Company. But Is It Too Late?

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JUST a two months into the tenure of new CEO Satya Nadella, Microsoft feels like an entirely different company. It’s finally letting go of the past and looking towards the future. That’s nothing less than a wonderful thing, but it comes with a caveat: You have to wonder if it came too late.

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Proof That Life Experiences -- Not Things -- Make You Happier

Pic:Huffingtong PostIF you're wondering whether to use your tax refund to buy that new expensive bag or go on vacation, a new study suggests your best bet may be the latter.

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Diners More Likely To Choose Restaurant With Menu Labeling

EAT/DRINK Diners more likely to choose restaurant with menu labeling/Pic:AFPNEW YORK: The results of a new US study confirm a rising trend among consumers today: diners are more likely to choose a restaurant that provides nutritional information and healthy menu options.

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