satisfied, since Morsi refused to cancel a planned December 15th referendum on a controversial draft constitution that was hastily adopted by his Islamist allies, and more protests were held on Sunday. The opposition said Morsi's rescinding of his decrees was an empty gesture since they'd already achieved their main goal of ensuring the adoption of the draft constitution. The decrees had blocked the courts from dissolving the assembly that passed the charter. Morsi's opponents believe he and his Islamist allies are monopolizing power and trying to force their agenda.
imminent danger. President Obama praised the special forces yesterday and the fallen team member, saying, "He gave his life for his fellow Americans, and he and his teammates
remind us once more of the selfless service that allows our nation to stay strong, safe and free."
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(December 8th) and then was killed in a shootout with police some six hours later. Two of Hector Celaya's other children were wounded. Authorities haven't said what motivated
saying in a televised address Saturday night (December 8th) that the illness had returned. Acknowledging the serious of his condition, Chavez said for the first time that if he suffers complications, Vice President Nicolas Maduro should be elected as his successor to continue his socialist movement. The 58-year-old Chavez was just re-elected in October after having been in office since 1999. Chavez has never revealed what type of cancer he has or its precise
location, with it only known that it's in his pelvic region. However, experts have said it sounds like a soft tissue cancer.
Lottery officials announced Friday (December 7th) that a married man in his 30s from suburban Fountain Hill, Arizona, is the other winner of November 28th's record $587.5 million Powerball jackpot and has claimed his winnings. The man decided to remain anonymous, which is allowed in
fortunate to now have an increased ability to support our charities and causes. Obviously, this has been incredibly overwhelming and we have always cherished our privacy." There were two winning tickets for the drawing, and the other couple that won, a mechanic and his wife from Dearborn, Missouri, have already claimed their half of the largest-ever Powerball jackpot, which was the second-largest of any kind in U.S. history.
COWBOYS' BRENT ARRESTED, PRACTICE PLAYER DEAD IN DRUNK DRIVING CRASH: Dallas Cowboys practice squad player Jerry Brown was killed on Saturday (December 8th) and his close friend, nose guard Josh Brent, was arrested at the scene, accused of driving drunk and causing the fatal accident. Brent is facing charges of intoxication manslaughter. After leaving jail Sunday on $500,000 bond, Brent told reporters only, "Jerry Brown was my very best friend, and I'm just trying to deal with his death right now." The 25-year-old Brown was to become a father in a couple of months.
TEXAS A&M QUARTERBACK MANZIEL
Manziel won the Heisman Trophy on Saturday (December 8th), becoming the first freshman to ever win the award, which is given annually to the best player in college football. Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te'o finished a distant second and
PACQUIAO KNOCKED OUT IN SIXTH ROUND: Manny Pacquiao was knocked out by Juan Manuel Marquez in the sixth round of his fight Saturday (December 8th) at the
that the word inspired.
albums with Trent Reznor, Josh Homme, Mick Fleetwood, Tom Petty, Lars Ulrich, Krist Novoselic, Corey Taylor and more. Original musical collaborations between some of the participants were also filmed.
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SLASH SAYS STONE TEMPLE PILOTS HAVE FIRED SCOTT WEILAND: Slash has said in an interview with Minneapolis radio station 93X that former Velvet Revolver singer Scott
Weiland is interested in getting back together with that band because he has been fired from his other group, Stone Temple Pilots. Weiland recently said that he thought it was "the
perfect time for Velvet Revolver to get back together," prompting Slash to respond, "That's because he got fired from STP, I think, all things considered, because these things always catch me by surprise, too, because I only find out about it through the media. I'm on the road in another country and I start hearing all this stuff, so I inquire within, and that's what I was
He addressed the fact that over the past few years tensions between the bandmembers reached a fever pitch: "Our disagreements are what make us dynamic. If we all thought the same way, nothing good would happen, but even after we argue, we don't take it home. It's one of the things that allowed us to get back together. We'll argue things to death, but we deal with it, figure it out and move on. There's too much life out there to waste time being like
kids in high school. We had a meeting yesterday over a video, it got really heated, but then went down to look at Steven's motorcycle. All was fine. Then it was like, what are you doing tonight?"
ROB ZOMBIE’S NEW MOVIE
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KRISTEN STEWART CONFIRMS NEW ROLE: Kristen Stewart has revealed
that she has scored the role to play opposite Ben Affleck in Focus. The film is about a veteran con artist who teams up with a young woman who is new to the business.
Creek reunion. He explained, "Well because there is no real good answer. Nobody is writing it, nobody's producing it. It's just stupid."
winter? A new study cited by Sapporo Breweries, which operates out of
symptoms in adults. There is a catch though - the amount of humulone found in beer is so small that a person would have to drink about 30-cans of beer to get its protective effect. (Fox News)
COULD CHOCOLATE HAVE THE SAME EFFECTS AS VIAGRA? A Swiss-chocolate maker is claiming it might be possible to create a "turbo-charged chocolate" which would act like an erectile dysfunction drug when eaten. The chocolate-maker, Barry Callebaut, says that
when chocolate is produced, cocoa flavanols are usually removed, but that the flavanols help maintain normal blood flow in the body. Viagra works with chemicals that produce the same reaction in the body, only in a more targeted way. Callebaut says this could mean men will be swapping little blue pills for chocolate in the future. (The Stir)
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