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Carrie Fisher: Friends and family wish recovery after heart attack

Carrie Fisher: Friends and family wish recovery after heart attack

William Shatner , Mark Hamill and Peter Mayhew have been leading the call for support for Star Wars actress Carrie Fisher , 60, who reportedly suffered a heart attack on a flight from London to LA. "They're working on her right now". Carrie Fisher remains in intensive care following a serious cardiac episode Friday aboard a flight from London to Los Angeles, the Guardian reports .


Cleveland police officer's 2-year-old dies after shooting self

Cleveland police officer's 2-year-old dies after shooting self

Neighbors told reporters that the child's older brother came running out of the house yelling for someone to call 911 because his brother had just shot himself. Police didn't release any other details immediately. Police spokesman Det. Reginald Lanton said officers follow state law when it comes to securing their weapons in ensuring service weapons don't fall into the wrong hands.



Rahul Gandhi needs to learn, understand demonetisation: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Reiterating his stand in Himachal Pradesh, Gandhi said: "PM Modi has divided India into two parts - 1% rich people on one side and the middle class, poor people on the other". He said that suitable steps would be taken for the outsource employees working in different departments. Also, in agriculture sector farmers are having a hard time to purchase seeds and fertilizers.


Christmas Eve sets new record

Christmas Eve sets new record

Asda will be closing its stores on Christmas day Is Asda open on Christmas Day? Karns Foods: Stores close at 6 p.m. December 24. Usually, the store close at 8 PM on Christmas Eve. Now, in the eleventh hour, they are heading out to get that Christmas shopping done. The 311 Call Centre is closed until Wednesday December 28, but the 211 Call Centre will remain open throughout the holiday period.


Obama official defends abstention

Obama official defends abstention

The vote came in defiance of pressure from the president-elect, Donald Trump, as well as Israel and several United States senators who urged Washington to use its veto. It was to have been voted on in the UN Security Council on Thursday, but Egypt withdrew it hours before the meeting was due to start. "President Obama is the President of the United States until January 20th, and we are taking this action (abstention), of course, as USA policy", he said .