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Rare Quake Shudders Through Northeast; Centered In Delaware

[ad_1] DOVER, Del. (AP) — A rare earthquake jolted the Mid-Atlantic region of the East Coast on Thursday evening, prompting some to flee offices and homes, but causing no serious damage or injuries. The U.S. Geological Survey said the 4.1 magnitude quake struck just after 4:45 p.m. and was centered about 6 miles (10 kilometers) east-northeast of Dover, Delaware. People from as far away as Washington and New York City reported to the USGS that they felt the movement. The coordinates of the quake put its center in the Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge, at a depth of about 5 miles (8.1...

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Jim Nabors, Gomer Pyle on ‘The Andy Griffith Show,’ dead at 87

[ad_1] He was 87.Nabors died in Honolulu early Thursday "after battling health issues for some time," Arnone told KHNL-KGMB. Nabors' husband, Stan Cadwallader, was by his side, the station reports. Nabors' career started in the early 1960s with various television work. His breakout role was on "The Andy Griffith Show," where he played dim-witted mechanic Gomer Pyle for two seasons. His popular character was the center of a spinoff series, "Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C.," which ran for five seasons.He also appeared in films such as "The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas" and "Stroker Ace." As a singer, Nabors released 28 albums,...

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Accusers Face Risks In Breaking Nondisclosure Agreements

[ad_1] CHICAGO (AP) — Details of alleged sexual assaults by Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein, comedian Bill Cosby and other famous figures are now widely known in part because several accusers did something they promised in writing never to do: They talked publicly about their allegations. When those women spoke out, they broke nondisclosure agreements — contractual pledges not to discuss what happened that are common features of financial settlements. In doing so, they helped start a national discussion about sexual misconduct and showed that the agreements do not necessarily offer the same ironclad protection that for decades has shielded the rich...

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Missing submarine: Argentine navy ends rescue mission

[ad_1] The ARA San Juan disappeared a few hundred kilometers off Argentina's coast on November 15, and despite an extensive air and sea search no sign of the sub has been found. Navy spokesman Enrique Balbi told reporters Thursday the navy had allowed nearly double the amount of time it would have been possible for the crew to stay alive if the submarine remain submerged. Officials had earlier said the submarine had enough air to last seven to 10 days.Balbi wouldn't speculate on the fate of the crew, but said the search for the missing sub will continue until it's...

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Prince Estate Releases ‘Hit ‘N Run’ Line Of Hoodies, Tees & Hats

[ad_1] Christmas has come early for Prince fans. The singer’s estate has released a collection of hoodies and t-shirts ranging from $25 to $99, featuring iconic images and symbols from Prince’s career. View the entire collection here. The limited edition line is titled “Hit ‘N Run,” after his style of releasing albums with zero warning. The name is also the title of his September 2015 album released exclusively on Jay-Z’s Tidal streaming service. Items in the line of merchandise – the first since his passing in April 2016 – became available on Nov. 29 and will end its run on Dec. 3. Like BlackAmericaWeb.com on Facebook....

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Jimmy Kimmel takes on Roy Moore: ‘I accept the invitation’

[ad_1] Jimmy Kimmel is ready to take on U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore. The host of ABC's "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" got into a Twitter spat with the Alabama Republican over a stunt that Kimmel's show had orchestrated on Wednesday at a Moore event. Kimmel had even more to say about the Twitter feud on his show Thursday night. ".@jimmykimmel If you want to mock our Christian values, come down here to Alabama and do it man to man. #ALSen," Moore had tweeted earlier...

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Black Don’t Crack: Cicely Tyson Slays At Alvin Ailey Gala

[ad_1] Elle cover model and actress, Cicely Tyson, 92, arrived at the Alvin Ailey Opening Night Gala in style. The actress wore a fringed Missoni top and looked oh so stylish! She paired the look with sneakers for an upscale athleisure look. Your grandmother could never! The actress was there to celebrate Debra L. Lee, whom the gala honored. She wore a raisin colored lip and red eyeshadow as a well as a customized knit hat that is a symbol of women’s empowerment. A look that is both fashionable, political, and comfortable? It’s a win in our book. Follow The Willie Moore Jr. Show...

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