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Clinton on Duterte and Obama, Dilma Rousseff, Freddie Mercury | 12PM wRap

Sep 07, 2016 - 11:51 AM

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Asteroid named after Freddie Mercury on his 70th birthday

Sep 07, 2016 - 9:16 AM

The asteroid is far from the British singer s namesake planet and is instead in the main asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter

This file photo taken on September 18, 1984 shows rock star Freddie Mercury, lead singer of the rock group Queen, during a concert at the Palais Omnisports de Paris Bercy (POPB). Jean-Claude Coutausse/AFP