Spanish chain pulls kids’ shirt after outcry

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Spanish fashion retailer Inditex said Wednesday it has withdrawn a children’s shirt that triggered an outcry from people….

Bus driver caught smoking falls asleep

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Here Shaun Murphy is caught smoking synthetic cannabis behind the wheel…

Two Chicago men sue taxi company over brief kiss

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Two Chicago men are suing a taxi company after they say a driver tried to kick them out of a cab because they shared a short kiss…

San Francisco to fund immigration attorneys


San Francisco officials are set to announce $100,000 in funding to help city residents facing deportation for living…

FL mother says 911 didn’t help her baby locked in car

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A 10-month-old Florida boy accidentally gets trapped inside a hot car…

Burger King plans expansion of Tim Hortons

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The fight for the coffee and breakfast crowd is heating up, both at home and abroad….

Napa earthquake’s impact on wine industry

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Sunday’s 6.0 magnitude earthquake rattled California’s wine country and industry….

Officials: Girl accidentally kills gun instructor


A 9-year-old girl accidentally killed an Arizona shooting instructor as he was showing her how to use an automatic Uzi…

Hewlett-Packard recalls 5 million AC power cords


Hewlett-Packard Company is recalling about 5.6 million notebook computer AC power cords in this country and another …

Man pinned under by 6,000-pound boulder in yard, dies

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Police in New Hampshire say a man who tried to dig around a 6,000-pound boulder in his yard became pinned under the rock and died…

Indian girls hanged from trees not raped

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Two teenage girls, who were found hanging from a tree in northern India in May, were not raped as originally alleged…

Inflatable trojan horse appears at council meeting

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Various of the giant inflatable “Trojan Horse” in Taipei’s City Council…

Couple wins $2 million on famed slot machine

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A lucky couple is leaving Las Vegas as millionaires — after doing what no one has been able to do in 20 years…

Monkey chasers in New Dehli

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Delhi government hires men mimicking monkeys to chase away pesky primates…

Soldier dies after shooting herself in Virginia


A soldier has died after barricading herself in an office and shooting herself inside a major command’s headquarters in Virginia…

Alcohol may have played a part in MSU student’s death

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East Lansing Police is investigating the death of a MSU student from China. Alcohol may…

Mourners gather at funeral for Missouri 18-year-old


Mourners have packed a church in St. Louis to say goodbye to Michael Brown, the black 18-year-old who was shot …

Maine lobsterman catches rare blue lobster


A lobsterman says one of his traps caught a one-in-two-million crustacean: a blue lobster…

Napa officials report 208 quake-related injuries


Napa city officials this morning said more than 200 patients have been treated and 17 were admitted at Queen of the Valley…

Ala couple charged in scheme to get girl pregnant


Authorities say an Alabama couple tried to obtain a baby by sexually assaulting an underage girl in hopes she’d get pregnant…

Gallery: California quake

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Gallery: California quake…

Strong California quake causes injuries, damage


The 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck at 3:20 a.m. about 6 miles (10 kilometers) from the city of Napa…

Lawsuit in fatal shooting by deputies


The family of a San Francisco Bay Area man shot and killed by sheriff’s deputies has filed a lawsuit alleging…

Lawn removal draws fine for California woman

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A California lawmaker is praising a San Francisco Bay Area woman as a hero after she replaced her lawn…

California permits outdoor dining with dogs

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Fido can feast with you now when you go out to eat in California…

Ice bucket challenge goes awry, firefighters hurt

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A charity stunt that has grown into a social media phenomenon went terribly wrong for four Kentucky firefighters…

2.2 million bean bag chairs recalled after deaths

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About 2.2 million bean bag chairs are being recalled after two children opened them, crawled inside and suffocated to death…

Crab poachers get jail time, hefty fine


A man and woman caught near Half Moon Bay hiding extra Dungeness crab in secret compartments of their speedboat…

Ferguson protesters push to replace prosecutor


Ferguson protesters push to replace prosecutor…

50,000 bees living in NYC ceiling


A New York City woman had some unexpected roommates living in her apartment: 50,000 bees….