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Breaking News of the Day: Kim Jong-il, the Supreme Leader of North Korea, passed away yesterday of exhaustion, according to local media reports. He was 69.

A North Korean state media announcement said the dictator died of "physical fatigue" during a train ride.

Kim was known to have been sick for some tim

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Breaking News of the Day: The trial of Michael Jackson’s doctor has come to an end today after the jury found Dr. Conrad Murray guilty of involuntary manslaughter.

The decision was greeted with celebratory cries of "guilty" and "justice" outside the LA County Courthouse where the

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Breaking News of the Day: Libya's interim government confirmed this morning that former dictator Muammar Gaddafi has died from injuries sustained during the sacking of his hometown of Sirte.

"There was a lot of firing against his group and he died," National Transitional Council official Abdel Majid Mlegta is quoted as saying. Neither the State Department nor NATO

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Breaking News of the Day: Several schools in Ohio's Muskingum County were forced to close today as police continue their search for exotic animals escaped from a nature preserve, whose property owner was found dead on Tuesday.

Lions, tigers, bears, and other wild animals such as wolves and camels were believed to be on the loose ne

Beautification Project of the Day

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Beautification Project of the Day: Speaking of which, the Occupy Wall Street protest may be coming to abrupt halt.

Mayor Michael Bloomberg, who recently told demonstrators they were welcome to occupy Zuccotti Park "indefinitely," visited the movement's home base today to tell those present they would have t

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Breaking News of the Day: 24-year-old Amanda Knox -- nicknamed "Foxy Knoxy" by the tabloid media -- was acquitted today of the murder of Meredith Kercher, a British exchange student whom she met while studying abroad in Perugia, Italy, and is free to go after spending nearly four years behind bars.

Knox stands guilty of defam

Occupy Wall Street News Round Up of the Day

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Occupy Wall Street News Round Up of the Day: A week after the "occupation" of Wall Street began with a "Day of Rage," the peaceful demonstration took a turn for the violent as tensions between police and protesters boiled over.

Between 80 and 100 members of the so-called