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Brian to return to ´Family Guy´ in future episode

December 6, 2013 1:01 pm

Looks like “Family Guy”‘s Brian is down, but not out just yet. Fans of Seth MacFarlane’s hit series were largely devastated when the Griffin family’s martini-loving canine was suddenly killed off in an episode last month. (Via Rolling Stone) For those of you who missed it, Brian was outside playing with the overly smart, sometimes evil baby Stewie […]

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Record-setting cold claims three lives in Santa Clara County

December 6, 2013 12:42 pm

Record-setting cold claims three live s in Santa Clara County Three people, living in two separate homeless encampments in Santa Clara County, have been found dead, victims of a record-setting cold wave, authorities said Friday. Authorities said a fourth person was found dead in a garage and may also be a victim of the bone-chilling […]

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Record-setting cold claims lives in Santa Clara County

December 6, 2013 12:42 pm

Four people, living in two separate homeless encampments in Santa Clara County, have been found dead, victims of a record-setting cold wave, authorities said Friday. Authorities said one person was found dead in a garage and may also be a victim of the bone-chilling weather. KTVU meteorologist Rosemary Orozco said the temperatures last night in […]

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US Fans React to Tough World Cup Draw

December 6, 2013 12:42 pm

The United States will play Ghana, Portugal and Germany in a difficult first-round group at next year's World Cup in Brazil. Despite the tough draw, U.S. soccer fans in Washington remained optimistic about their team's chances. (Dec. 6) …

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Clinton: Mandela-man of Courage, Contradictions

December 6, 2013 12:41 pm

Hillary Clinton is this year's recipient of the Lantos Human Rights Award. In ceremonies inside the US Capitol, the former Secretary of State spoke about Nelson Mandela, his courage and his contradictions. (Dec. 6)

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Spin City: Cargo Bicycles Gain Traction in NW

December 6, 2013 12:41 pm

Cyclists are pushing the limits of what they can haul on their sturdy two-wheelers. These cargo bicycles are gaining popularity in pedal-friendly communities like Seattle, where residents are opting to go car-free. (Dec. 6)

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Major Storm Slams Sweden

December 6, 2013 12:36 pm

The first winter storm of the year swept through the southern parts of Sweden on Thursday evening. Roads were blocked by falling trees, vehicles were overturned, houses were without electricity, and trains canceled. A truck overturned on a motorway north of Ystad. The Oresund bridge linking southern Sweden with Denmark was shut at 1500 GMT. […]

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Africa Mourns the Death of Nelson Mandela

December 6, 2013 12:36 pm

Crowds of mourners attended an interfaith service in Cape Town, South Africa to commemorate anti-apartheid hero, Nelson Mandela. "Madiba had a very special relationship with this city. To our shame and to the shame of our country, it is here in this city in Robben Island where he was imprisoned for almost more than 20 […]

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Mandela ´Way Ahead of the Curve´

December 6, 2013 12:36 pm

In the course of making a two-part BBC profile of Nelson Mandela, David Dimbleby spoke to a number of leading figures who knew Mandela well, including former US President Bill Clinton

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South Africa Unites to Mourn Mandela

December 6, 2013 12:35 pm

People from all over South Africa came together on Friday to mourn the passing of Nelson Mandela, who led the country's transition from white minority rule.

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