• The most hilarious revelation about the Ashley Madison hack yet

    Was Ashley Madison a website full of married guys who spent their time trying to hook up with bots and/or other guys whom they thought were women? Gizmodo has taken a look at some of the leaked data about the website and has found that the reality is it’s “like a science fictional future where…

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  • Story Of Daughter's Move Back Home Is Altered In The Telling

    DEAR ABBY: My sister-in-law quit her job and moved into my in-laws' basement six years ago. I think there may have been an emotional breakdown having to do with her work. I also think it upsets my mother-in-law to have her adult daughter living this life. Mom isn't willing to ask her to move out or…

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  • Prosecutors: Lottery scam leader deserves severe sentence

    BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — U.S. prosecutors say the sentence for a man convicted in North Dakota of leading a Jamaican lottery scam should reflect the "severe mental anguish" he caused his victims.

    Associated Press
  • Virginia governor calls for gun controls after journalists shot

    The pledge by McAuliffe, a Democrat, came as more details emerged about the Wednesday shooting of the journalists at Roanoke station WDBJ7, including ammunition, letters and clothing found in the gunman's car. Speaking after visiting the station's offices, McAuliffe said he would reintroduce…

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    Tropical Storm Erika prompts state of emergency in Florida

    Florida governor declares state of emergency as Tropical Storm Erika nears; could hit Monday.

    WTVD – Raleigh/Durham
  • Two men hospitalized after jumping into canal at Venetian in Las Vegas

    (Reuters) - Two men jumped into a canal at the Venetian Hotel in Las Vegas and, because they could not swim, had to be rescued and hospitalized, a spokesman for the hotel said on Thursday. The disturbance on Monday morning at the Venetian, which is located on the Las Vegas Strip and draws many…

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  • US and South Korea troops stage massive live-fire drill

    South Korean and US troops staged their biggest-ever joint live-fire drill on Friday, including a simulated mechanised assault deep into North Korean territory, just days after the two Koreas ended a tense military standoff. The exercise, conducted in several stages, envisaged an initial North…

    AFP
  • Radar detects object believed to be missing Nazi gold train

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A Polish official said Friday he has seen an image made by ground-penetrating radar that seemed to prove the discovery of an armored Nazi train missing in southwestern Poland since World War II.

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  • India's prosperous Patels seek change in caste status. Why?

    The Patels are a farmer caste that has risen to become synonymous with entrepreneurship and trade. Now they are seeking affirmative action in the form of inclusion in a category of “backward” class designation that would give them government benefits. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the former chief…

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  • NASA Says Three Feet of Sea Level Rise Is Unavoidable

    Now, new NASA research shows sea levels will likely rise three feet in the coming decades, and it’s too late to do anything about it. The findings are based on satellite data that looked at sea levels, the amount of heat that’s already stored in the oceans, and how much water is being added by…

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  • Woman gives birth to conjoined twins in Colorado

    AURORA, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado hospital where a Minnesota woman gave birth to conjoined twins said Thursday that one of the babies died after a complicated five-hour separation procedure.

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    Two dead in southwestern Louisiana shooting, stabbing (17 photos)

    A police officer was shot and killed Wednesday when he responded to a call from a house where three women had been stabbed, one of them fatally, in a town about 60 miles west of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, said the sheriff of rural St. Landry Parish. The man accused in the attacks drove from the house…

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  • Oklahoma day care probed for drugging kids to get them to sleep

    A southeastern Oklahoma day care is under investigation for child abuse on suspicion of drugging children in its care, including those under a year old, to get them to sleep, police and state officials said on Friday. Officials from the day care center were not immediately available for comment.…

    Reuters
  • Hollywood Acting Coach Found Guilty of Sexually Assaulting 13-Year-Old Girl

    Hollywood acting coach Cameron Thor, who was accused of sexually assaulting one of his young former students, has been found guilty of performing a lewd act on a minor.

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  • King Bolt shows Gatlin who's boss

    Usain Bolt has well and truly cemented his legendary status after winning his 11th individual world or Olympic sprint title from a possible 12 since he took track and field by storm at the 2008 Beijing Olympics. On Thursday, Bolt clocked a world-leading 19.55 seconds to beat Justin Gatlin by nearly…

    AFP
  • Oil prices slide after US-inspired jump

    Oil slid Friday at the end of a tumultuous week, during which prices hit 6.5-year lows on fears over China's slowing but then rebounded on strong US economic growth data. US benchmark West Texas Intermediate (WTI) for October delivery lost 21 cents to $42.35 per barrel. Brent North Sea crude for…

    AFP
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    Find out the real reason behind slow computers!

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  • Animal Rights Group Reveals Cruelty Behind McNuggets—and McDonald’s Responds Fast

    “Based on what we currently know, we are terminating the farmer’s contract to grow chickens for us,” a Tyson spokesman said in a statement. No doubt the video footage released by Mercy for Animals, which is among the growing number of animal rights groups using ever smaller and more sophisticated…

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  • Ex-NBA star Darryl Dawkins, aka 'Chocolate Thunder' has died

    Darryl Dawkins, whose board-shattering dunks earned him the moniker "Chocolate Thunder" and helped pave the way for breakaway rims, has died. He was 58.

    Associated Press