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Man turns dead son into a diamond (PHOTO)

Man turns dead son into a diamond

If you cannot let go off your loved ones, then hold them. Literally! A Swiss firm helps you hold the dead… preciously, indeed! The firm specializes in transforming the remains of the dead into diamonds. A 55-year-old man in Italy who lost his son very young now holds him in his hand – in the form of a diamond, reported ... Read More »

Pippa Middleton Engaged to Nico Jackson (Or Is She?)

Pippa Middleton Engaged to Nico Jackson

Pippa Middleton is set to tie the knot with her banking boyfriend, Nico Jackson, sources say. Pippa, who made a name for herself when she stepped out as bridesmaid at the royal wedding of her sister, Kate Middleton to Prince William in 2011, is due to get married next year. Nico reportedly popped the question to party planner Pippa during ... Read More »

Deadlines Approach for Health Insurance Enrollment, Reports

Deadlines Approach for Health Insurance Enrollment

His health care plan facing a dicey transition, President Barack Obama said Friday that insurance sign-ups are surging now that the government’s website is working better for consumers. But it was too soon to say the rollout has turned the corner. More than 1 million people have enrolled since Oct. 1, Obama said at his end-of-the-year press conference. That’s more ... Read More »

Daryl hall asks $1.9m for maine home

Daryl hall asks $1.9m for maine home

While the exact age of Maine’s scenic John Bray House may be in question (it dates anywhere from 1662 to the 1740s, depending on who you ask) two facts about the home are well-established. It’s a wonderful old home, and its current owner is yacht rock legend Daryl Hall, who bought and restored the rambling historic spread in 2007. Read More »

Salvation Army Kettle Stolen At Hanes Mall, Reports

Salvation Army Kettle Stolen At Hanes Mall

A Salvation Army kettle was stolen outside Hanes Mall on Tuesday afternoon, according to a spokeswoman with The Salvation Army. The incident happened around 3 p.m. Tuesday at the Belk store entrance at Hanes Mall. The bell ringer was trying to help an elderly woman get her walker through the door. When the bell ringer turned his back, someone stole ... Read More »

How to find your perfect vacation home

How to find your perfect vacation home

You are planning a get-a-way vacation for your family of five and not quite sure where to stay. You have read feedback reviews from previous travelers, priced out your accommodation options, and just cannot find the perfect place for your family to spend vacation. You have considered Vancouver or maybe, Richmond. You want a kitchen for your week’s stay, which ... Read More »

Is now a good time to buy a home ?

Is now a good time to buy a home

We’re at the beginning of a housing recovery. Everyone is sprinting out of the gates to get into the real estate market. Mortgage loan rates are low. Credit is becoming easier to get. The economy, despite dips here and there, continues on a gradual, upward incline. People are feeling more secure in their jobs. Home sales are up in some ... Read More »

Neanderthals capable of complex speech : Says Study

Neanderthals capable of complex speech

An analysis of a fossil bone suggests Neanderthals may have had the ability to speak, an Australian researcher says. Stephen Wroe of the University of New South Wales, working with an international team, says the researchers were able to determine how the Hyoid bone — a horseshoe shaped structure in the neck — worked in Neanderthals. Wroe said the findings ... Read More »

P.J. Hairston will not return to Tar Heels : Analysis

P.J. Hairston will not return to Tar Heels

This wasn’t the resolution that North Carolina had been hoping for, or the resolution it wanted, but at last it has one, at least. The Tar Heels now know, finally, that P.J. Hairston, the junior guard who led the team in scoring last season, will not be back. “Now we know as a team what’s going on, what the final ... Read More »