(CNN) -- One woman was killed and another injured after they fell from a 10th-floor window at an Atlanta hotel, authorities said Saturday.
According to Atlanta Police, witnesses said the two were attending a birthday party early Saturday at the W Atlanta-Midtown.
The pair were "play fighting" when they accidentally crashed through the window around 3:15 a.m., according to a preliminary investigation, said department spokesman Officer John Chafee. It was unclear Saturday… Continue
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Her name is Pwashikai Nideno; aged five. She is the survivor of a brutal attack by suspected ritualists in Dong Village of Adamawa State, which resulted in the mutilation of her vagina and intestine by her assailant, now in police net.
The child is currently hospitalised at the Yola Specialist Hospital’s children surgical ward and needs half a million naira for a vaginoplasty, a procedure to reconstruct her private part and rectum.
Even the doctors who treated little Pwashikai, who… Continue
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Will Smith is not dead. Rumor is swirling on the social networks that Will Smith fell to his death while shooting his new movie in New Zealand. This rumor has been on the internet for over four weeks and it is not true. We know this is not true, as Will Smith is in New York filmingMen In Black III and not New Zealand.
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Barely 24 hours after President Goodluck Jonathan returned the budget to them for reduction the National Assembly yesterday approved a harmonized estimate of N4.484 trillion for the 2011 fiscal year.
The lawmakers also okayed the proposed N1.5billion for ex-Biafran leader, Dim Odumegwu Ojukwu and other Biafran soldiers who were pardoned by the federal government.
There was another N27 billion for rehabilitation of the ex-militants in the Niger… Continue
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P Square was attacked and robbed in Lagos. This occured at about 6 p.m. yesterday on Third Mainland Bridge when the dread-carrying singer was on his way to Victoria Island to meet with some friends. Continue
Paul, who was driving his new BMW X6 with customised registration number Rude Boy, had stopped to assist some victims that were involved in an…
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People have kinda been accusing her of copying Italian pop star Lorella for her innovative performance at the Billboard awards, but Bey says didn't copy, she was only inspired by it.
Beyonce tells AOL
"My makeup artist showed me the performance of Lorella Cuccarini a year ago, and it inspired me so much. I then met with the talented people who worked on it.… Continue
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Amid all the glad-handing and rictus grins that greeted Barack Obama everywhere he turned during his whistlestop visit to the British Isles, Boris Johnson will…
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24 hours after a Divisional Police Officer (DPO) and a Divisional Crime Officer (DCO) were killed by some rampaging soldiers in Lagos, the blood of some innocent Nigerians were again shed yesterday, allegedly by some policemen detailed to guard the Isheri-end of the Lagos/Ibadan Expressway.
For the refusal of the driver of a commercial bus… Continue
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The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) says there is no going back on its planned "action" to protest the non-implementation of the 2009 FG/ASUU agreement.
ASUU had on May 17 given notice of an "action" beginning from an unspecified date in June to compel the National Assembly to pass a bill before it on their… Continue
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The 27s: The Greatest Myth of Rock & Roll is a non-fiction narrative that tells the history of rock & roll seen through the lives and legacies of 34 musicians who each died at the age of 27 (also known as The 27 Club). The 27s was created by Eric Segalstad (author) and Josh Hunter (illustrator). It was independently published, and distributed by Random House. The 27s won silver in the 2009 Independent Publisher Book Award for Popular Culture.
The impetus for… Continue
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An attempt by a 56 year old mother of four to defend herself from being strangled by her younger brother is being translated by the Nigeria Police as attempted murder leading to her being detained at the Nigeria Police Divisional Headquarters at Ikotun,
Trouble started for Mrs. Rose Adigwe three weeks ago when her younger brother she… Continue
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Why They Want Me Out of Jonathan’s Government - Deazani Allison-Maduekwe
Outgoing minister of Petroleum Resources, Deziani Alison-Madueke, has said that said those angling for her exclusion in the next cabinet are doing so because she has created a transparent process and level playing field that has…
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35-year-old Gladys Bulinya lives in a one-roomed thatched hut in the village of Nzoia with 10 of her 12 children - six girls and four boys. Her situation is complicated even further by the fact that her people, the Bukusu, believe that twins carry a divine curse. The purported jinx alleges that if one of the twins does not die, one or both of their parents… Continue
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Businessman stabs female student in the eye …Victim risks blindness, cries for justice Continue
Miss Goodness Moses has just finished the Ordinary National Diploma (OND) at the Institute of Management Technology (IMT), Enugu and came to Lagos for her one year Industrial Training (IT). The 26-year-old lady had actually approached Nestle Foods Plc for the training and was hopeful of being given the opportunity to serve in the multinational company, for her practical experience,…
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LEADER of the Niger Delta Liberation Force, ‘General’ John Togo, suspected to have died of gunshot wounds he sustained in an encounter with the Joint Task Force, JTF, on the Niger Delta, was reportedly buried in the forest by his boys at the outskirt of a riverine community in Bomadi Local Government Area of Delta State.
A source, who maintained that the militant leader was dead contrary to the claim of the NDLF spokesman, ‘Captain’ Mark… Continue
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Thousands of women protesting the delay in the passage of the National Health Bill were prevented from carrying their protest to the National Assembly protest grounds until they threatened to go nude at the assembly gate.
The women, some of whom were visibly angry, were not happy with what they said was the tardiness of the lawmakers over the passage of the Bill with days to the end of the session of the assembly, but they were… Continue
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Last week, when the Federal Government and, indeed, Nigerians marked the first anniversary of the death of the late President Umar Musa Yar’Adua, not many knew that for the family, there was not much to cheer about the former number one citizen of the country. This is so because he did not leave anything, in terms of material acquisitions.
Uncompleted building in his name
For many, this will appear shocking, going by the positions Yar’Adua… Continue
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BENIN CITY – A lawmaker in the Edo state House of Assembly representing one of the constituencies in Edo North senatorial district of the state, (names withheld), is currently on the run after he allegedly impregnated a 15 year-old girl said to be the younger sister to his wife.
The girl identified as Ozi, an indigene of Lampese, in Akoko Edo Local Government Council of the state, is said to be a studentin a junior secondary school in the area.
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Former California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger admits he had a child 10 years ago with a member of his household staff while married to Maria Shriver, reports the Los Angeles Times on Tuesday. The revelation comes one week after he and Shriver announced a separation after 25 years of marriage.
Schwarzenegger told his wife about the child after his term ended in January, according to the paper. The unnamed staffer had worked with the couple and their four children for over 20 years and… Continue
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