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Piers Morgan says goodbye

Monday, 31 March 2014 14:01
At the end of his final show on CNN, Piers Morgan gives some parting thoughts as he says goodbye.If your browser has Adobe Flash Player installed, click above to play. Otherwise, click below.
Layers of Iranian Desert Peeled Back From Space
Monday, 31 March 2014 14:01
This NASA Earth Observatory image obtained on Monday shows about 105 miles of parallel line patterns and sweeping curves among the Kavir desert (Dasht-e Kavir) in Iran on Feb. 14. The lack of soil and vegetation allows the geological structure of the desert to appear clearly from space, where patterns result from the gentle folding of numerous, thin layers of rock. First published March 31 2014, 12:26 PM
'Happy' Times! Pharrell Williams Signs on to Coach 'The Voice'
Monday, 31 March 2014 14:01
"Continuing in ‘The Voice’ tradition of having the biggest and most current music stars as coaches, Pharrell fits perfectly," producer Mark Burnett said.
Coast Guard Searches for Church Member Swept Into Ocean During Baptism
Monday, 31 March 2014 14:01
Reports of a body spotted in the Pacific Ocean on Monday about two miles from the California beach where a man was swept into the sea during a baptism the day before turned out to be fishing buoys, officials said. The Santa Barbara County Fire Department received "numerous reports" of what residents thought was a body near Guadalupe Dunes Park as they searched for a male in his 40s who went missing after he was…
U.S. Calls for End to North Korea's 'Provocative Actions' Against South
Monday, 31 March 2014 14:01
U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel condemned North Korea’s decision Monday to fire rockets into South Korean waters as “provocative actions” that must stop. During a maritime military exercise, North Korea fired some 100 artillery shells across a boundary off the peninsula’s western coast. South Korea responded with more than 300 rounds of artillery fire into waters north of the boundary. A South Korean official stressed they were not shooting at North Korea, but into open…
Deutsche puts FX sales director in London on leave: source
Monday, 31 March 2014 13:46
By Jamie McGeever (Reuters) - Deutsche Bank AG, the world's largest currency trader, has placed on leave a director of institutional foreign exchange sales as part of an internal investigation into potential exchange rate manipulation, a source familiar with the matter said on Monday. Kai Lew, based in London and responsible for central bank FX business at the German lender, was placed on leave earlier this month, the source said.
N.Y. regulators say MetLife to pay $60 million for violations
Monday, 31 March 2014 13:46
By Karen Freifeld NEW YORK (Reuters) - Insurer MetLife will pay $60 million because two subsidiaries solicited insurance business in New York without a license, New York authorities said on Monday. Investigations by the state's Department of Financial Services and the Manhattan District Attorney's Office found that MetLife subsidiaries ALICO and DelAm, bought from AIG in 2010, misrepresented their business activities to regulators. An investigation is ongoing into violations by AIG and its subsidiaries on…
Wall Street rises on Yellen; S&P on track for modest first quarter gain
Monday, 31 March 2014 13:46
By Chuck Mikolajczak NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks were poised to open higher on Monday, putting the S&P 500 on track for a second straight advance, ahead of a speech by Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen. Investors will peruse comments by Yellen, who is scheduled to speak in Chicago at 9:55 a.m. EST (1355 GMT), for clues on her stance on interest rates. On March 19, equities dropped after Yellen raised the possibility of…
Pharrell Williams To Replace CeeLo Green As ‘The Voice’ Coach
Monday, 31 March 2014 13:45
February 10, 2014. Rapper Pharrell Williams arrives at the 86th Academy Awards nominees luncheon in Beverly Hills, California.Reuters The hottest music songwriter-producer at the moment, Pharrell Williams (and his signature hat) will join NBC’s singing competition "The Voice" next season, Deadline reports. He replaces original coach CeeLo Green who recently announced his departure. “It’s been a huge year for Pharrell, with recognition for his contribution in the world of music — the ‘Despicable Me’ franchise…
Fashion Emergency! Kate Middleton and Guest Wear the Same Missoni Coat to a Wedding
Monday, 31 March 2014 12:46
Max Mumby/Indigo/Getty Images On one hand, the lovely woman on the right is enjoying a nice 15 minutes of fame. On the other, she attended an event wearing the same coat as Kate Middleton (we wouldn't choose the latter). The Duchess of Cambridge, along with Prince William and Prince Harry, spent Saturday afternoon attending the nuptials of their close friends Lucy Meade and Charlie Budgett at St.