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Grumpy Cat's Christmas Movie: Watch The First Clip

Paws everything - you're about to hear Grumpy Cat's voice for the first time ever.

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Rains Slow Sri Lankan Landslide Search

Photo: APCOLOMBO: Heavy rains hampered search operations on Friday at the site of a landslide in Sri Lanka where more than 100 people were buried under tons of mud and rubble two days ago.

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Jake Gyllenhaal Slithers Across Los Angeles In 'Nightcrawler'

Photo: NY Daily NewsOverstatement is the sincerest form of outrage in "Nightcrawler," an impressive directorial debut from screenwriter Dan Gilroy that, true to its title, creeps under the viewer's skin much like the predatory title character, who restlessly cruises through this modern-day media allegory like Travis Bickle's long-lost, hyper-wired West Coast cousin.

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Officials: 1 Pilot Dead, 1 Injured In SpaceshipTwo Test-Flight Failure

The first sign there was a problem Friday with Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo came at about 45,000 feet, just two minutes after the spaceplane separated from the jet-powered aircraft that carried it aloft, officials said.

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Muslim Men Over 50 Pray At Jerusalem's Aqsa Mosque Amid Tight Security

Photo: ReutersJERUSALEM: Muslim men over 50 prayed at the Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem's Old City on Friday amid intense security, a day after Israel closed all access to the sacred compound for the first time in more than a decade following violence on the streets.

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J.K. Rowling Publishes New Story On Pottermore Revealing Inspiration Behind Dolores Umbridge

J.K. Rowling caused a stir among Harry Potter fans last week when she announced that she’d be publishing a new story exploring Dolores Umbridge’s background on Pottermore.com this Halloween.

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Burkina Faso President Quits, Army Steps In

Photo: ReutersOUAGADOUGOU: Burkina Faso’s embattled President Blaise Compaore announced Friday that he was stepping down to make way for elections after a violent uprising against his 27-year rule.

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Fourteen Dead, 55 Injured In Honduras Bus Accident

Photo: ReutersTEGUCIGALPA:Fourteen people were killed and 55 injured in western Honduras on Friday when a bus ran off the road and crashed into a ravine, the government said.

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Fearing Uprising, Iraq Militants Hunt Ex-Police

AP photoBAGHDAD: The Islamic State group is conducting a purge, killing dozens of former policemen and soldiers living in areas of Iraq under its control, in a campaign apparently aimed at preventing any uprising against its extremist rule.

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Ban Gay Apple Boss From Russia, Homophobic MP Urges

Cook wrote in an essay for Bloomberg Businessweek magazine that he is 'proud to be gay'. — Reuters pic SAINT-PETERSBURG: An outspoken Russian lawmaker behind a controversial anti-gay law today called for Apple boss Tim Cook to be banned from entering the country after he became the first CEO of a major US company to reveal he is gay.

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