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WATCH: Thalia Raising Awareness On The Risks Of Premature Births

Mexican singer and actress Thalia is joinining a campaign to raise awareness about the risks of premature births. Recording a message in both English and Spanish, she is now part of the March of Dimes campaign and will be observing the third annual World Prematurity Day on November 17th.

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A-Rod's Legal Team Says MLB Is On 'Witch Hunt' Trying To Save Face After Scandals

Alex Rodriguez's legal team has gathered extensive additional evidence since he filed a lawsuit accusing Major League Baseball and Commissioner Bud Selig of trying to polish their images and destroy the third baseman's career and reputation, his lawyer said Thursday.

At a Manhattan federal court hearing, attorney Jordan Siev said his law office has gotten more evidence nearly every day to support its lawsuit accusing MLB and Selig of going on a "witch hunt" to ruin Rodriguez's reputation and career. He said the defendants went "way over the line."


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Ricky Martin & Perez Hilton Protest Russia's Anti-Gay Laws
Ricky Martin & Perez Hilton Protest Russia's Anti-Gay Laws

Latin singer Ricky Martin, celebrity gossip Perez Hilton and actor Jonathan Del Arco are among a batch of celebrities donning Russian-language “Love Conquers Hate” T-shirts to show support for gays in Russia alarmed by a new law banning pro-gay “propaganda.”

It's part of an initiative launched by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC), the largest U.S. gay-rights group.


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New Season, New Attitude? JLo, 'Idol' Judges Have Nothing But Love
New Season, New Attitude? JLo, 'Idol' Judges Have Nothing But Love For Each Other

One thing’s for sure, unlike last season, the American Idol judges on season 13 seem to be getting along just fine.

At an audition stop in Atlanta Wednesday, Latina superstar Jennifer Lopez said she was excited for people to see the funny side of Harry Connick Jr. and how much he knows about music.


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Cubans Entering US at Mexican Border
Soaring Number Of Cubans Are Entering The United States Through Mexican Border

The easing by the Cuban government of restrictions on traveling abroad has led to a rise in the number of Cubans who try to enter the United States through the Mexican border, the Miami Herald reports.

Undocumented Cubans stopped at the U.S.-Mexican border totaled 2,300 from January through August, more than double the 994 in the same time frame last year, the newspaper says, citing Mexican government figures.


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Obama Steps Up Pressure On House To Pass Immigration Reform Bill This Year

With few legislative days remaining this year, President Barack Obama called on Congress on Thursday to pass a comprehensive immigration reform bill by December.

Obama said the partial government shutdown, which was commanding Congress’ attention, was over, and that there was no excuse for delaying action on an issue which has been debated for years.


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Facebook Will Allow Beheading Videos In News Feeds, But Says It's Working On New Warnings

Facebook has surreptitiously resumed allowing decapitation videos to be posted on its website, lifting a temporary ban it had placed earlier this year on content featuring graphic violence.

The controversy — which has drawn in British Prime Minister David Cameron — illustrates the difficulty of setting a universal standard across the 1 billion-user social network.


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Paraguayan Couple Marries after 80 years together
Paraguayan Couple Together For 80 Years Finally Decides To Get Married

By most accounts, it was a traditional wedding ceremony. The bride wore a white gown with flowers woven into her hair. The groom opted for a dress shirt.

They held hands as the priest conducted the ceremony.

But this wasn’t just any regular wedding.

Jose Manuel Riella, the groom, is 103 years old. The bride, Martina Lopez, is 99. The Paraguayans have been together for 80 years, and have eight children together, but they had never tied the knot in the eyes of the church.

So they decided, after eight decades, to make their union official.


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Barack Obama Meets with House Democratic Leaders
After Shutdown Crisis, Obama Says He Will Push Immigration Reform

President Barack Obama said on Tuesday that stalled immigration reform would be a top priority once the fiscal crisis has been resolved.

"Once that's done, you know, the day after, I'm going to be pushing to say, call a vote on immigration reform," he told the Los Angeles affiliate of Spanish-language television network Univision.


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Anxiety Mounts As Millions Of Families Brace For 5 Percent Cut In Food Stamps

A temporary increase in food stamps expires Oct. 31, meaning for millions of Americans the benefits that help put food on the table won't stretch as far as they have for the past four years.

Food stamps — actually the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program — go to 47 million Americans a month, almost half of them children and teenagers.

"Every week is a struggle as it is," said Heidi Leno, 43, who lives in Concord with her husband, 9-year-old daughter and twin 5-year-olds. "We hate living paycheck to paycheck and you have to decide what gets paid."


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