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December 5, 2014 11:54 AM Chicago International Airport Opens Yoga Room

Hindus have applauded launching of “Yoga Room” at Chicago Midway International Airport, calling it a “step in the positive direction”. Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, Chicago O’Hare International Airport, San Francisco International Airport and Burlington International Airport Vermont—all in USA, and Helsinki Airport in Finland, already offer 16

December 5, 2014 11:17 AM New Jersey schools to enjoy two more Hindu holidays

New Jersey State Board of Education (NJSBE), in a December three revision, added “Goverdhan Puja” and “Pongal” to its “List of Religious Holidays Permitting Student Absence from School” at the urging of Universal Society of Hinduism. It already had 14 Hindu holidays—Raksha Bandhan, Krishna Janmashtami, Ganesha Chaturthi, Navaratri, Duserra, Diwali, Makar 1

November 26, 2014 10:17 AM Shakespeare Folio found in French library

A rare and valuable Shakespeare First Folio, regarded as the most important book in English literature, has been discovered in a small French town. The book had lain undisturbed in a library in Saint-Omer, near Calais in northern France, for 200 years. It was discovered by librarians planning an exhibition on the historic links between the region and England 1

November 23, 2014 7:15 AM Florida crowd cheers comedy from embattled Cosby

MELBOURNE, Fla. (AP) — As Bill Cosby's standup tour crumbled with cancellations, the embattled entertainer joked about his usual subjects of family, wives and childhood Friday to a cheering audience that greeted him with a standing ovation as he took the stage and another when he finished. It was a stark contrast to announcements that performances in Oklahoma 17

November 22, 2014 8:01 AM GOP promises to fight Obama's executive action on immigration

The political war over President Obama's controversial policy changes on deportation escalated Friday as the White House pledged to forcefully sell the overhauls to the American people, while many Republicans vowed to derail his efforts. Obama went to Nevada on Friday to begin what the White House described as a "very aggressive" effort to promote the changes 40

November 21, 2014 2:23 AM Bill Cosby facing litany of allegations

(CNN) -- It seems lately as if every day brings another allegation that further dismantles Bill Cosby's image as the jovial, pudding-loving patriarch whose family-friendly brand of comedy tickled successive generations. Though the star has vehemently denied most of the accusations that he drugged and sexually assaulted young women seeking career guidance 15

November 18, 2014 1:59 AM Thai police seek Americans over baby body parts

BANGKOK - Thai police said Monday they were seeking two Americans after the body parts of several babies - probably stolen from a medical museum - were found in five parcels destined for the US. The two men, aged 31 and 33, crossed into neighbouring Cambodia on Sunday soon after the gruesome discovery of a baby's head, at least one foot and sheets of skin, during 24

November 17, 2014 9:42 PM Floyd Mayweather Net Worth: Money Buys Gold Bentley Golf Kart for Son [Photo]

Although many criticize Floyd Mayweather's extravagant lifestyle and insensible spending habits, he is actually a very generous guy when it comes to the right people. According to AllSports.com, undefeated boxer Mayweather uploaded a picture of himself on Instagram on November 14. In the photo, he covered a large table with stacks of $100 bills. Mayweather 21

November 17, 2014 8:09 PM Police in Thailand seek two US citizens over baby body parts

BANGKOK: Thai police said Monday they were seeking two Americans after the body parts of several babies — probably stolen from a medical museum — were found in five parcels destined for the United States. The two men, aged 31 and 33, crossed into neighboring Cambodia on Sunday soon after the gruesome discovery of a baby’s head, at least one foot and sheets 35

November 16, 2014 1:55 AM Hindus Ask Apology From TV’s Conan For Mocking Goddess Kali

Hindus are disturbed over “inappropriate” portrayal of Hindu goddess Kali in a sexual joke on TBS late night Emmy winning television talk show “Conan” and want apologies from all those responsible for it, including host Conan O’Brien, TBS, Turner Broadcasting System and its parent company Time Warner Inc. Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada 4