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  • Surgeons remove 232 teeth from Indian teenager

    Ashik Gavai, 17, sought medical help for a swelling on the right side of his lower jaw and the case was referred to the city's JJ Hospital, where they found he was suffering from a condition known as complex odontoma, head of dentistry Sunanda Dhivare-Palwankar told AFP. The youngster's father,…

    AFP
  • Chicago teen charged in murder of 11-year-old girl at pajama party

    A Chicago teen was arrested and charged with the murder of an 11-year-old girl who was hit by a stray bullet at a sleepover last Friday, the state attorney's office said on Thursday. Tevin Lee, 18, has been charged with murder and aggravated discharge of a firearm and will appear in bond court on…

    Reuters
  • Hamas tactics exact high toll in Israeli ground thrust

    By Noah Browning GAZA (Reuters) - Using tunnels, mines, booby traps and snipers, Hamas fighters have inflicted record casualties on Israeli troops waging an offensive in the Gaza Strip, applying years of training in urban warfare with a new tactical acumen and suicidal resolve. The Israelis say…

    Reuters
  • Ukraine's PM resigns amid deadly rebellion complicating MH17 probe

    Ukraine's prime minister resigned Thursday after his governing coalition collapsed, plunging the former Soviet state into political limbo as it struggles to quell a deadly rebellion in the east. The shock announcement added to a already chaotic situation in the rebel-controlled east, where…

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  • Man United buries Galaxy 7-0 in Van Gaal's debut

    PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Manchester United made an impressive debut under coach Louis van Gaal on Wednesday night, with Wayne Rooney scoring twice late in the first half of a 7-0 victory over the LA Galaxy.

    Associated Press
  • GUEST HOWLS OVER DOG'S ATTENDANCE AT WEDDING

    DEAR ABBY: Is it acceptable to bring a teacup-sized dog to a wedding? The excuse was, "Well, the wedding was at the beach." The pre-dinner and dancing were inside a high-end resort on the beach. The dog was taken inside these establishments. After a guest -- a family member of the dog's owner --…

    Dear Abby
  • Ohio woman to be sentenced in slave labor case

    YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — A northeast Ohio woman convicted along with her boyfriend of enslaving a mentally disabled woman in their home for nearly two years faces 30 years to life in federal prison when she is sentenced Thursday.

    Associated Press
  • Argentina says it won’t move ‘world’s saddest polar bear’ to new home

    Arturo, who has been dubbed "the world's saddest polar bear," is the last polar bear to be kept in captivity in Argentina.

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    Man wrongly accused of murder freed after 20 years in prison

    Rodell Sanders spent 20 years in prison wrongly accused of murder. Wednesday was his first full day of freedom.

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  • Plane crashes in Taiwan, 47 trapped, feared dead

    TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — A plane landing in stormy weather crashed outside an airport on a small Taiwanese island late Wednesday, and the transport minister said 47 people were trapped and feared dead.

    Associated Press
  • Missing Marine Wife May Have Been Having Affair With Neighbor

    Authorities Looking for Crime Scene in Erin Corwin's Disappearance

    Good Morning America
  • Israel onslaught weakens Hamas, but demilitarisation far off

    As diplomatic efforts to end the bloodshed in Gaza gain pace, Israel may have managed to weaken Hamas's firepower, but it is far from achieving a full demilitarisation of the Palestinian enclave, experts say. After 17 days of an unrelenting offensive against Hamas in Gaza, Israel is facing a race…

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    Attack on bus in Iraq kills over 50 prisoners, nine policemen (7 photos)

    A shooting and bombing attack on a bus near Baghdad killed 52 prisoners and nine policemen on Thursday, Ministry of Justice and medical sources said, the latest in a string of assaults on prisoners in Iraq. The motive for Thursday's killings was not immediately clear but Iraqi security forces and…

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  • Arizona inmate takes nearly two hours to die in botched execution

    By David Schwartz PHOENIX (Reuters) - An Arizona inmate took almost two hours to die by lethal injection on Wednesday and his lawyers said he "gasped and snorted" before succumbing in the latest botched execution to raise questions about the death penalty in the United States. The execution of…

    Reuters
  • Unarmed Teen Appeared 'Hurt' Before 'Porch Shooting': Witness Testifies

    Theodore Wafer Charged With Second-Degree Murder After He Shot An African-American Teen

    Good Morning America
  • Kansas man charged with murder after girl dies in police chase

    A man accused of kidnapping a 5-year-old Kansas girl, who was found dead after a police chase, was charged on Wednesday with first-degree felony murder in the child's death, authorities said. Marcus McGowan, 30, also was charged with two counts of aggravated assault on a law enforcement officer in…

    Reuters
  • Honduran families deported back to a bleak future

    TOCOA, Honduras (AP) — Elsa Ramirez already had lost two brothers to violence in this remote Caribbean region when co-workers handling clandestine cocaine flights from South America murdered her husband four months ago.

    Associated Press
  • Israeli Airline With Missile Defenses Goes to Israel When US Carriers Won’t

    El Al One of Only Civilian Carriers With On-Board Missile Defense Systems

    ABC News
  • Obama fundraises for Dems; demands GOP cooperation

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — As hopes dim for bipartisan action in Congress this summer, President Barack Obama is calling on Republican lawmakers to cooperate while complaining that they have "gone off the rails" and urging Democrats to get over their complacency and vote them out of office.

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    Florida car dealership pays back woman in pennies

    A car dealership in Florida was ordered to pay a refund to a woman who had repeated problems with her transmission. But how they paid her has that woman fuming.

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