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Ebola virus spreads to Halloween outfits

Dallas-area resident James Faulk displays his Ebola-themed Halloween decorations on October 26, 2014 in University Park, Texas.  AFP

An online retailer in California is making no apologies for marketing Ebola-themed outfits for grown-ups looking to add some shock value to their Halloween party get-ups.

Posted: October 28th, 2014 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Former farmer crowned as new Miss Uganda

A former mushroom and poultry farmer has been crowned Miss Uganda following a major rebranding of the annual beauty pageant, now designed to promote agriculture in the east African nation.

Posted: October 26th, 2014 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Toys ‘R’ Us pulls ‘Breaking Bad’ drug dolls

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Toys “R” Us on Wednesday said it was pulling “Breaking Bad” dolls from its shelves after a Florida woman complained about the kids’ store selling the drug-themed products.

Posted: October 23rd, 2014 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Papal favorites served up in new recipe book

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From an Argentinian dessert that translates as “milk candy” to Polish ravioli, a member of Vatican’s famed Swiss Guard on Tuesday unveiled a range of recipes of dishes favored by popes.

Posted: October 22nd, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Lifestyle Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Pizza Hut apologizes for ‘Pink Fat Lady’ customer tag on receipt

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Pizza Hut Singapore has launched an investigation and apologized to a customer described as a “Pink Fat Lady” in a handwritten note on her receipt after she ordered pizza for take away.

Posted: October 14th, 2014 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

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