• Parents Welcome Daughters' Boyfriends Into The Family

    DEAR ABBY: We have two lovely daughters in their 20s. The older one lives with her boyfriend. They are expecting a baby soon. Our younger daughter lives with us, and she's planning on moving in with her boyfriend.We're an old married couple, and we're not sure how to treat our daughters'…

    Dear Abby
  • Rhode Island couple charged in death of man under concrete

    PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A Rhode Island couple was ordered held without bail Monday in the killing of a Massachusetts man whose body was found under newly poured concrete at the couple's home nearly a month after he went missing.

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  • Lion kills American tourist driving in S. African park

    A lion leapt through a open car window and mauled to death an American tourist at a privately-run game park just outside Johannesburg on Monday, a park official said. "There was a car driving to the lion camp and the lion did come through the window and bite the lady," Scott Simpson, operations…

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  • Officials: Man shot, killed by police shoved trooper

    OKMULGEE, Okla. (AP) — A man shot dead after being told to leave a flooded area had grabbed a trooper and shoved him to the ground, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol said Monday.

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  • Trans woman Bruce Jenner debuts Caitlyn in Vanity Fair

    NEW YORK (AP) — Bruce Jenner made his debut as a transgender woman in a va-va-voom fashion in the July issue of Vanity Fair.

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    Bangladesh building collapse (33 photos)

    An eight-story building housing several garment factories collapsed near Bangladesh's capital on April 24, 2013, killing over 1,000 people and trapping many more in the rubble. It is the worst-ever disaster in Bangladesh's $20 billion-a-year garment industry. Find more news-related pictures in…

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  • Why U.S. billionaires may not be able to buy the 2016 election

    Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker has two.     Campaign finance watchdog groups fear heavy spending by these ultra-rich Americans will warp the election - already expected to be the most money-soaked in history. Potential big donors dispute the notion they are trying to buy elections and say they are…

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  • DC Mansion Slaying: Questions Remain on Day of Family's Funeral

    As mourners gathered at funeral services today for Washington, D.C., businessman Savvas Savopoulos, his wife Amy and their son, Phillip, there are still questions surrounding why the suspect allegedly terrorized and killed the family and housekeeper Vera Figueroa at the Savopoulos' upscale home.…

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  • Iran's Rouhani says Arabs, West miscalculated in Syria

    Iranian President Hassan Rouhani accused Arab and Western governments of miscalculating in their backing for Syrian rebels as the US-led coalition against the Islamic State group gathered in Paris Tuesday. Speaking at a reception for Syria's visiting parliament speaker Jihad al-Lahham, Rouhani…

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  • Watch Two Orphaned Sea Otters Meet for the First Time

    Oh, baby sea otters, how could you be any cuter? This video shows the first meeting between two young California sea otters being raised in captivity: Cayucos, three years old, and little Luna, about eight months old. Both otters were rescued after their mothers either abandoned or orphaned them on…

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  • The Most Popular Ages to Sign Up for Social Security

    Here is when most people start receiving Social Security payments, and how signing up at each age impacts your payout. The most popular age to claim Social Security payments is age 62, the earliest possible age you can sign up. Some 48 percent of women and 42 percent of men signed up for Social…

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  • Jenner debuts post-Bruce look, breaks Twitter record

    Caitlyn Jenner, the transgender Olympic champion formerly known as Bruce, unveiled her new name and sexy look Monday in a Vanity Fair covershoot -- drawing widespread praise and smashing a Twitter record. Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender campaigners -- and many well-wishers -- welcomed the…

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    Photos of the day - June 1, 2015 (23 photos)

    An exercise rider jogs a race horse on the wet track during a workout at Belmont Park, Thai Buddhists hold candles as they circle in prayer a statue at the Buddha Monthon park to celebrate Buddha Day in Nakon Pathom Province, west of Bangkok and a giraffe stands behind a fence in the Erfurt Zoopark…

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  • Sheriff: College student killed mom in argument over grades

    FORT PAYNE, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama college student killed his mother during an argument over his bad grades, law enforcement officials said, and he was being held without bond in a county jail Monday.

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  • South Korea reports first two deaths from MERS respiratory illness

    South Korea on Tuesday reported the first two deaths from an outbreak of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) that has affected 25 people in two weeks. A 58-year-old woman who had had contact with South Korea's first patient died of acute respiratory failure on Monday, the Health Ministry said.…

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  • California woman arrested in death of husband she reported missing

    A California woman who had reported her husband missing has been arrested on suspicion of murder after his body was found in a shallow grave, and two friends were being held for allegedly helping her dispose of the body, authorities said on Monday. The body of 33-year-old Juan Rodriguez of Yuba…

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  • US plays down flyover by Russian bombers near warship

    Other Russian bombers also flew within sight of the ship, officials said. Such footage is rarely released publicly but the US Navy decided to post it "because we were unsatisfied with the press reporting, and we wanted to show exactly what happened," Pentagon spokesman Colonel Steven Warren told…

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