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Angie Stone Arrested: Knocks Out Daughter’s Teeth, Allegedly Tries To Flee Crime Scene

Grammy-nominated RnB singer Angie Stone made headlines for something not related to her music. She was arrested after an altercation with her daughter, Diamond, and is now being charged with aggravated assault after allegedly using a metal stand to knock out her daughter’s teeth. According to reports, the altercation began when Angie told Diamond to “clean up and get her …

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Sierra Leone Diamond: Gem Valued At $6 Million Unearthed In Kono

One of the poorest countries in the world has discovered one of the most valuable gems in history. A premium diamond estimated to be worth $6.2 million was unearthed in Kono, Sierra Leone last week. Measuring 153.44 carats, it trumps the one found last year, which measured at 125 carats. According to Sierra Leone’s National Minerals Agency, the diamond is …

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Amazing 29.6 Carat Blue Diamond Found In Africa

Amazing diamonds are often found in Africa, but a recent discovery of a rare blue diamond has the industry excited. A mining company called Petra Diamonds discovered the 29.6 carat blue diamond in the Cullinan mine. The Cullinan mine has given the world some of the biggest and most beautiful diamonds ever to be found. It was also the source …

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Pink Star Diamond Sells For $83 Million

Diamonds are a girl’s best friend, but the giant, glimmering beauty pictured above found its way to a masculine friend today when it was sold for 76.3 million Swiss francs, which converts to a little over $83 Million US dollars. The diamond, dubbed the “Pink Star” diamond, was sold at the Sotheby’s semi-annualjewellery sale in Geneva, where it was by …

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Justin Bieber’s Fans Send Hate Tweets To Stripper

Justin Bieber[/timeout] has acquired quite a loyal fanbase over the years; many of them didn’t care much for his relationship with Selena Gomez, so naturally they’re not going to appreciate a stripper talking about her time with him. Bieber, who was at a Texas strip club recently with boxer Floyd Mayweather, dropped plenty of cash on a dancer named Diamond, …

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3.85-Carat Diamond is Found By Teen at Arkansas Park

After Oklahoma teenager Tana Clymer heard about a boy who had found a 5-carat diamond at Arkansas’ Crater of Diamonds State Park in southern Arkansas earlier this year, she wanted to see if she would have any such luck. Tana, who is 14, ended up finding a whopping 3.85-carat diamond after searching for only two hours. See the diamond Tana …

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Boy Finds Diamond While On Vacation

Michael Dettlaff, a 12 year old boy from North Carolina, struck it rich when he discovered a 5.16 carat diamond or specifically honey brown gem, while vacationing with his family at Crater of Diamonds State Park in Murfreesboro AK. “We were probably there about 10 minutes and I was looking around on the ground and found it on top,” the …

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Boy Finds Diamond In Arkansas State Park

Diamonds are a girl’s best friend. Well, it turns out that diamonds can be a boy’s best friend, too. A 12-year-old boy from North Carolina recently found this out when he entered the Crater of Diamonds State Park in Arkansas. Michael Dettlaff had only been in the park minutes when the discovery was found. He told ABCNews.com, “We were probably …

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Quantum Computer Built Inside a Diamond

Diamonds are forever – or, at least, the effects of this diamond on quantum computing may be. A team that includes scientists from USC has built a quantum computer in a diamond, the first of its kind to include protection against “decoherence” – noise that prevents the computer from functioning properly. The demonstration shows the viability of solid-state quantum computers, …

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