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Kevin Sharp, 'Nobody Knows' country singer, dies at 43

Kevin Sharp, a country music singer who overcame a rare form of bone cancer to top the charts with songs like "Nobody Knows," died Saturday at age 43, his personal assistant Sue Veldkamp confirmed to NBC News.Sharp'swebsite stated that he died in Fair Oaks, Calif., at 10:49 p.m.

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 00:58:19 GMT
Miss America defends student suspended for asking her to prom

Miss America has suggested officials at a Pennsylvania high school reconsider their decision to suspend a student for approaching her at a school assembly and asking her to be his prom date, the beauty queen said on Saturday.

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 18:30:04 GMT
Real wedding: After marrying in India, couple plan sleek NYC ceremony

Durga Sundaram and Tom McCurdy lived on the same New York City block for months, but it took a birthday party on Manhattans Upper East Side for the two to actually meet.In early 2008, Tom, an ER nurse, went to his former roommates birthday party, where he met Durga, a fashion designer.

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 16:41:13 GMT
Prince George meets George the marsupial on zoo trip

The latest leg of the royal familys three-week adventure Down Under brought them to Taronga Zoo in Sydney, Australia, where Prince George got to meet a marsupial named George.

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 16:10:08 GMT
5 things you do that may make spring allergies worse

While the spring months bring warmer temperatures and longer hours of sunshine, they also bring about seasonal allergies for millions of people. And with a predicted "pollen vortex" threatening to make this spring the worst allergy season on record, you may need all the help you can get.

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 15:08:03 GMT
Make a juicy Easter ham with homemade glaze

Glazed spiral-sliced hamServes 12 to 14, with leftovers1 (7- to 10-pound) -spiral--sliced -bone--in half ham1 large plastic oven bag1 recipe glaze (recipes follow)1.

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 15:08:02 GMT
Police securing Boston ahead of marathon

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:50:15 GMT
Queen Elizabeth's 'Mischievous Glint' Captured by Photography Legend

Fashion photographer David Bailey captured Queen Elizabeths youthful spirit ahead of her 88th birthday on April 21."I've always been a huge fan of the Queen. She has very kind eyes with a mischievous glint, said Bailey according to Britains Press Association.

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:34:41 GMT
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