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Featured Video: Miss Universe 2012 TOP 5 Finalists (Question & Answer Portion)

Filed in Announcement, Events, Fashion, World News by on December 20, 2012 0 Comments

Here is the video of the Miss Universe 2012 TOP 5 Finalists (Question & Answer Portion) YouTube/KotyaKotya77 Here is the list of winners of the Miss Universe 2012 Pageant: Miss Universe 2012 – USA, Olivia Culpo First Runner-up – Philippines, Janine Tugonon Second Runner-up – Venezuela, Irene Sofía Esser Quintero Third Runner-up – Australia, Renae […]

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Miss Universe 2012 Winners Revealed

Filed in Entertainment, Fashion, World News by on December 20, 2012 1 Comment

The Miss Universe 2012 pageant will be broadcasted live from the Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino in Las Vegas. The 11 (eleven) Miss Universe 2012 celebrity judges are Ximena Navarrete-Mexican Miss Universe 2010, CeeLo Green, Nigel Barker, Scott Disick, Pablo Sandoval, Diego Boneta, Brad Goreski , Claudia Jordan, Masaharu Morimoto and Kerri Walsh Jennings. MISS UNIVERSE […]

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TOP 20 Most Powerful People in the World According to Forbes with Obama as Lead

Filed in News, World News by on December 7, 2012 0 Comments

US President Obama leads the top Forbes Magazine publication about the most powerful people. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu fell just shy of the top-20 and was ranked 23. Iran’s Ayatollah Khamenei bested the Israeli premier by two slots, ranking 21. And reported that business is behind politics as it reigns the survey done by the […]

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Bacteria that produce pure gold revealed

Filed in Amazing Stories, Science, World News by on October 5, 2012 0 Comments

Scientists have discovered a bacterium that eats toxic material and, well, poops pure gold. This microbial magician, named Cupriavidus metallidurans, when placed in a minilab full of gold chloride, a nasty toxin, gobbled up the poison and, in about a week, processed it out as 24-karat nuggets of the precious yellow metal. The bacterium was […]

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Timothy Bradley defeats Manny Pacquiao, takes WBO World Welterweight title

Timothy Bradley pulls of an upset by defeating Manny Pacquiao taking the WBO World Welterweight title and keeping his record of zero loss.  Meanwhile, this is Manny Pacquiao’s first loss since 2005. Bradley won by split decision.  The judges scored the bout 115-113 Pacquiao, 115-113 for Bradley, and 115-113 for Bradley.  

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Pacquiao vs Bradley Results: Undercard and Main Event

Filed in Boxing, Events, Featured, Sports, World News by on June 10, 2012 0 Comments

The World Welterweight Championship match between Manny Pacquiao  vs. Timothy Bradley will finally unfold tonight at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Who will rock the ring? Can Pacquiao successfully defend his WBO welterweight title against Bradley? Pacquiao vs Bradley Fight Results, both main event matches and undercard bouts will be posted here later. Promotional Poster: Manny Pacquiao […]

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Pacquiao Vs Bradley: The True Battle – Tale of the Tape

Filed in Boxing, Events, Featured, Sports, World News by on June 7, 2012 0 Comments

Boxing is a sport which two opponents battle (or fight) each other with their fists. And each boxer tries to score more points than his opponent by the intelligent use of skills in which he has been trained. In this fight between Pacquiao and Bradley, skills is more important than their strength.  Pacquiao vs Bradley […]

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World’s Most Expensive Car: 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO Auction for $35M

Filed in Business, Money, World News by on June 7, 2012 0 Comments

The record price for 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO was 35 million sold to car collector Craig McCaw by Eric Heerema. This apple green Ferrari today claims to be the most expensive car in the world and this car was built by Ferrari for UK driver Sir Stirling Moss. Though Moss was not able to race […]

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Big Ben’s renaming in honor of the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee

A parliamentary proposal for the tower housing Big Ben to be renamed in honor of the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee is supported by a majority of MPs, according to the backers of the campaign. Big Ben is a 96-metre (316-foot) tower at the north end of the Palace of Westminster in London. It is formally known as the clock tower […]

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Anthony Popa Urria, two-year-old Calgary boy, Canada’s youngest person to join Mensa

A Calgary toddler has become the youngest person in Canada to join the ranks of the international high IQ society, Mensa.  Anthony Popa Urria, a two- years and nine months old boy has a staggeringly high IQ of 154, just a few points shy of the estimated IQs of Albert Einstein and Stephen Hawking. He […]

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Titanic Replica: Titanic II to be built and launched in 2016 (Video)

Filed in Business, Featured, Money, Technology, World, World News by on May 2, 2012 0 Comments

Clive Palmer, Australia’s fifth richest man, has announced plans to build a high-tech replica of the RMS Titanic, called Titanic II, 100 years after the original ship’s sinking, which will be completed in 2016. Monday, April 30, 2012, Palmer confirmed the Titanic II, to be built in China and it will be the exact dimensions of […]

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World’s Largest McDonald’s to open in London during the 2012 Summer Olympics (PHOTO)

Filed in Business, Events, Featured, Foods, World, World News by on May 2, 2012 0 Comments

The World’s Largest McDonald’s restaurant is being constructed for the London Olympics this summer, with a seating capacity of over 1,500. No word if McDonald’s thought ‘build the largest restaurant’ was going to be a medal event this year. With 1,500 seats and spanning about half the length of a football field, the fast-food restaurant is […]

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