• Correction: Deadly Crash story

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — In a story Nov. 20 about a family killed in a car crash on their way to Disney World, The Associated Press reported erroneously the charge against the driver. The 16-year-old was cited with careless operation, a misdemeanor, not reckless operation of a vehicle, which is a felony.

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    Dad Loses It While Trying to Discipline Sons Covered in Paint

    Most parents know that disciplining kids is no easy task. And it doesn't get any easier when your kids are adorable, too adorable to scold. In a new viral video, a father discovers his two sons covered in paint. Dad starts to reprimand the tikes in the usual manner saying, "Who's idea was this? Did…

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  • FACT CHECK: Obama's claims on illegal immigration

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama made some notable omissions in his remarks about the unilateral actions he's taking on immigration.

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  • Arizona sheriff sues Obama over immigration moves

    PHOENIX (AP) — An Arizona sheriff who has often clashed with the federal government over the enforcement of immigration laws has filed a lawsuit to stop new policies announced by President Barack Obama.

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  • Cops: Woman killed ex, son on day engagement ended

    TOWNSHEND, Vt. (AP) — A woman accused of fatally shooting her fiance and his son on the day he ended their engagement pleaded not guilty Thursday to murder.

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  • Worker charged in glass-in-Big Mac case wins $437K

    NEW YORK (AP) — A former McDonald's worker acquitted of charges he placed shards of glass into a police officer's Big Mac nearly a decade ago has won a $437,000 settlement from the city after arguing the officer fabricated the story to win money by suing the fast food restaurant.

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  • Peterson says 'fresh start' might be best

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Adrian Peterson says he realizes moving on from the Minnesota Vikings might be best for both him and the team.

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  • FDA approves new, hard-to-abuse hydrocodone pill

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal health regulators on Thursday approved the first hard-to-abuse version of the painkiller hydrocodone, offering an alternative to a similar medication that has been widely criticized for lacking such safeguards.

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    Mexico City march ends in violence (39 photos)

    A largely peaceful march by tens of thousands demanding the return of 43 missing students ended in violence, as a small group of masked protesters battled police in Mexico City's main square. The march late Thursday sought the return of the students from a rural teachers' college. Nov. 20 is…

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  • UK troops in largest armored deployment in Eastern Europe for six years

    LONDON (Reuters) - Britain is carrying out its largest armored deployment in Eastern Europe for six years, in a joint exercise with Poland to reassure it in the wake of Russia's intervention in Ukraine, the Ministry of Defense said on Friday. Last month NATO-member Poland said it was drawing up a…

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    Sunny side egg art (12 photos)

    A creative mother has come up with a novel way of making sure her children eat their breakfasts - by using eggs to make works of art. Sculpted into a variety of extraordinary designs, culinary genius, Anne Widya, uses sunny side up eggs to make sure her children's plates are always cleared. Made…

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  • 18-year-old artist draws amazing hyperrealistic portrait of Morgan Freeman

    Jack Ede is not a photographer, but you wouldn't know it by looking at his portrait of the 77-year-old actor.

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  • Ex-Marine pleads not guilty in slayings of 2 girls

    WAUKEGAN, Ill. (AP) — A former Marine already sentenced to death in the slaying of a sailor in Virginia pleaded not guilty on Thursday in the 2005 slayings of two young Illinois girls who were playing in a forest preserve.

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  • Plague in Madagascar has killed 40 people out of 119 cases -WHO

    GENEVA (Reuters) - An outbreak of the plague has killed 40 people out of 119 confirmed cases in Madagascar since late August and there is a risk of the disease spreading rapidly in the capital, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Friday. So far two cases and one death have been recorded in…

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  • Grocery chain's Christmas ad stirs tears, outrage

    LONDON (AP) — Artillery booms. A trench comes into view. Soldiers huddle into their overcoats for warmth.

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  • Key figures in the Ferguson, Missouri, shooting

    FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — A look at some of the key figures in the case of Michael Brown, the black 18-year-old who was fatally shot by a white police officer in August — a death that stirred weeks of violent unrest in the St. Louis suburb.

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  • Bandits in Guinea steal suspected Ebola blood

    CONAKRY, Guinea (AP) — It was a highway robbery but the bandits got more than they bargained for when they stopped a taxi in Guinea and made off with blood samples that are believed to be infected with the deadly Ebola virus.

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