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  • Russian Spy Planes in U.S. Skies

    Russian surveillance planes already fly over America, thanks to a long-standing treaty. But a new, ultra-sophisticated spy plane has U.S. military and intelligence bosses spooked.

    The Daily Beast
  • 'Mrs. Doubtfire' Star Wants Nothing to Do With Sequel

    Wednesday, it was announced that a "Mrs. Doubtfire" sequel was in the works. “Elf” writer David Berenbaum is writing the script, while Robin Williams and director Chris Columbus are also attached to the project, the Hollywood Reporter stated. Read: ‘Mrs. Doubtfire’ Sequel in the Works The original…

    ABC News
  • Are You Wondering What Your Current Car is Worth?

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  • ASSISTANT'S GRUFF ATTITUDE NEEDS TO BE SMOOTHED OUT

    DEAR ABBY: How do I deal with an assistant who keeps calling me a "brownnoser"? She did it again yesterday at a staff meeting in front of my boss and another assistant. It was the third time she has said it. She is gruff and rude, and several people have complained to me about her attitude. Should…

    Dear Abby
  • Kansas speech by Michelle Obama draws complaints

    TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Given their druthers, some Kansas high school students and their parents said they would rather keep their graduation day just a family affair instead of expanding the guest list to include first lady Michelle Obama.

    Associated Press22 mins ago
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    Dave Chappelle shows off new look

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  • Deputies: Man smothered crying son over video game

    HOMOSASSA, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man suffocated his young, crying son so he could play video games on his Xbox and watch TV, sheriff's deputies said Friday.

    Associated Press
  • Why Vladimir Putin Needs to Show Alaska Some Love

    Russian Leader Dissed the 49th State During Annual Question-and-Answer Session

    Good Morning America
  • Judge asks pointed questions in gay marriage case

    DENVER (AP) — A judge in Colorado who will play a pivotal role deciding whether gays should be allowed to wed in the United States asked pointed questions Thursday about whether Oklahoma can legally ban the unions.

    Associated Press
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  • For the Thrill of the Affair: Why Married Women Cheat

    A Look at the Different Reasons Men and Women Stray From Their Spouses

    ABC News
  • Congrats to the Heritage Foundation on Making Obamacare Work

    Why did 8 million people enroll in Obamacare? It isn't because of suppressed demand, as Vox would argue; In the early 1990s, as then-President Bill Clinton and other members of his family tried to figure out how to improve and expand health care coverage, the Heritage Foundation developed the idea…

    The Atlantic Wire
  • Have You Saved Enough to Retire?

    According to Fidelity, you will need to put aside eight times your ending salary if you hope to fund your lifestyle for a 25-year retirement. More than one-third (36 percent) of people over age 55 haven't saved more than $10,000 for their second act, according to a 2013 report from the Employee…

    U.S.News & World Report LP
  • Japan to redesign Antarctic whale hunt after UN court ruling

    Japan said Friday it would redesign its controversial Antarctic whaling mission in a bid to make it more scientific, after a United Nations court ruled it was a commercial hunt masquerading as research. The bullish response, which could see harpoon ships back in the Southern Ocean next year, sets…

    AFP
  • Man allows 72-year-old who unwittingly bought his stolen car keep it

    Derk West of Boonville, Indiana had his car stolen and then did something very generous when he could have just taken it back.

    Odd News
  • Nadal crashes in Monte Carlo, Federer faces Djokovic

    Monte Carlo (Monaco) (AFP) - Eight-time champion Rafael Nadal slumped to a shock Monte Carlo Masters quarter-final defeat to compatriot David Ferrer on Friday while Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic struggled into a semi-final showdown. Ferrer claimed a famous 7-6 (7/1), 6-4 win to hand the top seed…

    AFP
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    Car crashes into, gets trapped under school bus in Colorado

    Several children were injured after a car crashed into their school bus and became lodged underneath it in Fort Collins, Colorado. Rough Cut (no reporter narration)

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  • South Korea Ferry: How Can a Huge Ship Sink?

    The sudden sinking of a ferry carrying 475 passengers off South Korea's southern coast brings up the question: How can a large, modern passenger ship just sink? But from the sinking of the South Korean ferry to the Italian cruise liner Costa Concordia to the Titanic, disasters do occur. What caused…

    LiveScience.com
  • Astronomers spot most Earth-like planet yet

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Astronomers have discovered what they say is the most Earth-like planet yet detected — a distant, rocky world that's similar in size to our own and exists in the Goldilocks zone where it's not too hot and not too cold for life.

    Associated Press
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  • Whoopi Goldberg debuts as marijuana columnist

    Oscar-winning actress, comedienne and talk-show host Whoopi Goldberg sang the praises of marijuana inhaled through a pocket vaporizer on Thursday as she made her debut as an online pot columnist. In fact, her name is Sippy." wrote Goldberg, 58, about her pocket vaporizer on "The Cannabist," a…

    AFP
  • Lara Spencer Promoted to Co-Host of "Good Morning America"

      ABC News President James Goldston sent the following note to the news division announcing that Lara Spencer has been promoted to co-host of “Good Morning America.” Tomorrow marks an historic milestone: two years ago GMA snapped Today’s 852-week winning streak. And every day since,...

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