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The last word in astrology: 1/4/10
January 3, 2010 – 11:00 pm

CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Michael Stipe, 50; Matt Frewer, 52; Patty Loveless, 53; Dyan Cannon, 73

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The last word in astrology: 1/3/10
January 2, 2010 – 11:00 pm

CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Alex D. Linz, 21; Danica McKellar, 35; Mel Gibson, 54; Stephen Stills, 65

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Got a pet tarantula? Better protect your eyes
January 2, 2010 – 11:00 pm

Here’s some advice stemming from the unusual case of a man who had spider hairs stuck in his cornea: Be sure to cover your eyes when hanging around with your pet tarantula.

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Petrova picks herself as opponent for Henin’s return
January 2, 2010 – 11:00 pm

Nadia Petrova did herself no favors in conducting the draw for the Brisbane International on Saturday after the Russian picked former world number one Justine Henin as her first round opponent.

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Commissioner Bettman delighted with Winter Classic success
January 2, 2010 – 11:00 pm

The NHL soaked up rave reviews on Saturday after another successful Winter Classic as commissioner Gary Bettman expressed delight at the event’s phenomenal appeal.

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Blues fire Murray, name Payne interim coach
January 2, 2010 – 11:00 pm

The St Louis Blues have fired coach Andy Murray and named minor leaguer Davis Payne as his successor on an interim basis, the team said on Saturday.

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Fox, Time Warner Cable reach deal to avoid blackout
January 2, 2010 – 11:00 pm

Time Warner Cable and Fox have reached a deal to keep carrying Fox Networks programing after the companies negotiated through New Year’s Day to avoid a blackout of TV shows like “The Simpsons” and college and NFL football games in 13 million U.S. homes.

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A Minute With: Bryce Dallas Howard in “Teardrop”
January 2, 2010 – 11:00 pm

After starring opposite giant robots in the action movie “Terminator: Salvation,” Bryce Dallas Howard plays a debutante in 1920s Memphis in the film drama “The Loss of a Teardrop Diamond.”

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Egypt committee rejects Orascom’s appeal on Mobinil bid
January 2, 2010 – 11:00 pm

An Egyptian appeals committee has rejected a request by Orascom Telecom (ORTE.CA) that the regulator block France Telecom’s latest bid to buy all of Mobinil shares, the regulator said on Saturday.

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Tokyo Stock Exchange to launch new trading system on Jan 4
January 2, 2010 – 11:00 pm

The Tokyo Stock Exchange, Asia’s largest equities bourse, said it would go ahead with the launch of its new trading system as planned on Monday after running final checks.

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Ferrero discusses Cadbury with Hershey, private equity
January 2, 2010 – 11:00 pm

Italian confectioner Ferrero has met with private equity firms as well as Hershey Co to discuss a possible bid for Britain’s Cadbury Plc, Il Sole 24 Ore daily reported on Saturday.

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Bomb suspect may not have begun trip in Ghana
January 2, 2010 – 11:00 pm

A Nigerian charged with trying to blow up a U.S. passenger jet on Christmas Day may not have begun his journey in Ghana, a Ghanaian airport official said on Saturday.

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