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For February 18, 2013 – Official says Oscar Pistorius' girlfriend shot 4 times through bathroom door; President Hugo Chavez announced his return to Venezuela and country star Mindy McCready dead of apparent suicide...
• Oscar Pistorius' girlfriend shot 4 times through bathroom door, official says: "Model Reeva Steenkamp was shot four times through the bathroom door at the home of Olympian Oscar Pistorius, a South African official familiar with the case told CNN on Monday."
• President Hugo Chavez announced his return to Venezuela: "President Hugo Chavez announced his return to Venezuela from Cuba early Monday, where he had been undergoing cancer treatment."
• Sen. John Barrasso predicts sequester is going to happen: "Republican Sen. John Barrasso said Sunday the country should be prepared for the sequester and its massive spending cuts to kick in next month, despite Democrats' proposal last week to avert it."
• 32 days of higher gas prices comes at tough time: "Gas prices have risen for 32 days straight, according to AAA. That means that the average price for a gallon of regular unleaded gasoline has increased more than 13% over that period to $3.73."
• Country star Mindy McCready dead of apparent suicide: "On Sunday, McCready, whose turbulent personal life overshadowed her music, was found dead on the front porch of her Arkansas home - the victim, authorities said, of a self-inflicted gunshot wound."
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