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S.Africa charges extradited Dewani with honeymoon murder

S.Africa charges extradited Dewani with honeymoon murderSouth Africa on Tuesday charged extradited British businessman Shrien Dewani with ordering his wife's murder during their 2010 honeymoon in Cape Town and remanded him in a psychiatric hospital. After losing a three-year extradition fight, Dewani, 34, arrived in South Africa early on Tuesday morning and was promptly whisked to the Western Cape high court. Dewani was formally charged with murder, conspiracy to commit murder and defeating the

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Being A Hot Dude Still Really, Really Great, Study Finds

Being A Hot Dude Still Really, Really Great, Study FindsDespite what you may have heard from conservatives about the supposed "War on Men," being a guy is still a pretty good deal. Especially if you're hot. A new study finds that attractive men are much more likely than women to convince people that they have a worthy business idea. The study by a team of researchers out of the business schools of Harvard University, University of Pennsylvania and MIT was published online by the

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Erratic B.B. King performance makes fans blue

Erratic B.B. King performance makes fans blueST. LOUIS (AP) — At 88, blues guitarist B.B. King is a living legend, a Rock and Roll Hall of Famer with his own satellite radio channel and a string of blues-themed restaurants in New York, Las Vegas and several other cities.

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Asian stocks gain but Japan down on yen strength

Asian stocks gain but Japan down on yen strengthTOKYO (AP) — Asian stocks were mostly higher Wednesday, except for Japan where the main index tumbled on a rise in the yen.

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StubHub becomes a partner to 'The Book of Mormon'

StubHub becomes a partner to 'The Book of Mormon'NEW YORK (AP) — The sheer gravitational pull of Broadway's "The Book of Mormon" has attracted a new huge fan — StubHub.

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China's central bank to focus on deposit rate reform, ease grip on yuan

A man walks past the headquarters of the PBOC in BeijingChina's central bank will focus on liberalizing bank deposit rates over the next two years, while loosening its grip on the yuan currency to give greater influence to market forces, a vice governor of the People's Bank of China said on Saturday. "Our priority this year and next year is pushing forward reform of bank deposit rates," Yi Gang told an economic forum in Beijing. The central bank will relax control of interest

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