Oregon woman accused of setting husband on fire

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An Oregon woman accused of setting her husband on fire because of an argument over weed killer is jailed…

Martial arts instructor arrested for alleged sexual battery

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A Palo Alto martial arts instructor was arrested last week after a female student reported that he tried to kiss her when she was 17 years old…

Jackie Chan’s son detained in Beijing drugs raid

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Pictures emerged on Monday of Hong Kong action superstar Jackie Chan’s actor-son Jaycee Chan being detained by police officers…

Community Health details attack on patient records

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Hospital operator Community Health Systems said a cyberattack took information on more than 4 million patients…

Ohio morgue worker had sex with up to 100 corpose


A morgue attendant admitted in court that he sexually abused up to 100 female bodies…

3 pairs of jeans ripped by lions sell for $3500

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A zoo fundraising group in Japan raised $3,500 last month after selling three pairs of denim jeans that…

County autopsy: unarmed teen shot 6 to 8 times


A St. Louis County autopsy has found that the unarmed black teenager killed during a confrontation with…

15-feet alligator sets new Alabama record

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Some hunters in Alabama are celebrating one massive catch…

17 who fled Liberia Ebola clinic still missing

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Authorities were searching Monday for more than a dozen patients who abandoned an Ebola quarantine center in Liberia’s capital during…

Child falls to death in Yellowstone canyon

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A young girl has died after falling about 550 feet while hiking in Yellowstone National Park…

Police still looking for car that struck, killed 2-year-old girl Friday

Police today are still looking for the car that struck and killed a 2-year-old girl in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood…

1 shot, 7 arrested after Ferguson curfew

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1 shot, 7 arrested after Ferguson curfew…

Top CEOs join ice bucket challenge

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People dump a bucket of ice water over their head. The viral challenge kicked off…

Academic ranking of world universities 2014 results

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Academic ranking of world universities 2014 results…

CCTV deputy director arrested in anti-corruption storm

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Deputy director of CCTV Huang Haitao was arrested in connection with a wide-ranging anti-corruption crackdown.。。

US: Puppy imports must be healthy, 6 months old


The U.S. Department of Agriculture has approved a regulation that will require all imported puppies to be at least 6 months old..

San Francisco police puzzling over park vandalism


San Francisco police are puzzling over how to stop what they say is more senseless vandalism in the city’s Golden Gate Park….

US doctor with Ebola says he’s recovering

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An American doctor infected with Ebola while working in western Africa says he is “recovering in every way” and holding…

Woman who drank chemical-filled tea still critical

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A woman who drank sweet tea laced with a highly toxic industrial cleaning solution at a Utah restaurant…

Ebola: 3 athletes can’t compete at Youth Olympics

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Three teenage athletes from the Ebola-affected region of Africa will not be allowed to compete at the Youth Olympics in China…

Officials warn that “love locks” on bridges endanger the structures

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Love is weighing heavily on ageing Parisian bridges….

9-year-old girl saves father from burning home

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A 9-year-old girl saved her father from a burning home near a Hayward high school this morning…

Johannesburg zoo puts down sick polar bear


The Johannesburg zoo says it has put down its only polar bear because it was suffering from liver and heart illnesses….

Hospital sends out death notices to living patients

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An Australian hospital mistakenly sent out death notices for more than 2-hundred living patients…

Apple bans use of two chemicals in iPhone assembly


Apple is banning the use of two potentially hazardous chemicals during the final assembly of iPhones and iPads …

Robin Williams’ wife: He had Parkinson’s

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The wife of Robin Williams says he was in the stages of Parkinson’s disease and was sober at the time of his apparent suicide…

Police visit woman’s home 86 times before finding body

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Police were called dozens of times to the suburban Chicago home of a woman whose body was found in a suitcase in Bali…

Chinese theaters won’t hire drug-linked performers


Performing arts associations in Beijing have pledged not to hire any actors connected with drugs…

Brazil presidential candidate dies in plane crash

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Brazilian presidential candidate Eduardo Campos died Wednesday when the small plane…

Daughter of Robin Williams faced online abuse


Robin Williams’ daughter has abandoned her online social media accounts in disgust following what she …