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Archive for January 18th, 2013

  • Flu season ‘bad one for the elderly,’ CDC says

    January 18, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – In this Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013 file photo, Carlos Maisonet, 73, reacts as Dr. Eva Berrios-Colon, a professor at Touro College of Pharmacy, injects him with flu vaccine during a visit to the faculty practice center at Brooklyn Hospital in New...

  • Playwright Anna Deavere Smith wins Gish Prize

    January 18, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – This Nov. 15, 2011 file photo shows actress Anna Deavere Smith at The Museum of Modern Art Film Benefit tribute to Pedro Almodovar in New York. The Gish Prize Trust announced Friday, Jan. 18, 2013 that Smith has been selected to receive the 19th...

  • Givenchy makes menswear combatorial

    January 18, 2013 • World NewsComments Off

    A model presents a creation by designer Riccardo Tisci for Givenchy as part of his men’s fall-winter 2013/2014 fashion collection, presented in Paris, Friday, Jan. 18, 2013. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena) PARIS (AP) — Gladiatorial combat is in the air for...

  • Ex-New Orleans mayor Nagin charged with bribery

    January 18, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – In this Wednesday, June 22, 2011 file photo, former Mayor Ray Nagin arrives to talk about his new book, “Katrina’s Secrets,” at a news conference in New Orleans. Nagin was indicted Friday, Jan. 18, 2013, on charges that he used...

  • China’s growth rebounds but still vulnerable

    January 18, 2013 • World NewsComments Off

    In this Jan. 17, 2013 photo, a man stops his bicycle to check an artistic rendering of a residential real estate project outside its construction site in Beijing, China, Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013. China’s economy rebounded in the final quarter of 2012 but...

  • Toyota settlement may signal future legal strategy

    January 18, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – This March 31, 2010 file photo shows the Toyota logo on a car at the New York International Auto Show in New York. Toyota Motor Corp. officials say the company has settled what was to be the first in a group of hundreds of pending wrongful death...

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    January 18, 2013 • CartoonsComments (2)

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