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  • Australian senator's ideal man: rich and 'well-hung'

    An Australian senator who told breakfast radio she would only date men who were rich and "well-hung" apologised Tuesday, saying she had tried to hide her embarrassment with a joke. Jacqui Lambie, who took her seat in the national parliament's upper house earlier this month, told Tasmania's Heart…

    AFP
  • Missing New Hampshire teen home after 9 months

    CONWAY, N.H. (AP) — A 15-year-old New Hampshire girl who disappeared while on her way home from school nine months ago is safely home with her family, the state attorney general said Monday.

    Associated Press
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  • Big milestone for Britain's little prince

    LONDON (AP) — The palace is releasing special pictures, the Royal Mint is striking a commemorative coin and newspapers are publishing glowing tributes.

    Associated Press
  • 'I no longer talk to Obama': Turkey's Erdogan

    Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan said he has stopped talking to US President Barack Obama on the phone, amid growing strains between Ankara and Washington over Syria and the Gaza conflict. Turkey, a fierce opponent of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and an open supporter of armed rebel…

    AFP
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    San Bernardino Woman Dies After Being Stabbed and Calling 911 for Help

    Homicide detectives were searching Tuesday for a man who stabbed a San Bernardino woman who died shortly after calling police for help, according to authorities.Jennifer Gould reports from San Bernardino for the KTLA 5 Morning News on Tuesday, July 22, 2014.

    KTLA - Los Angeles
  • James Rodriguez signs 6-year deal with Real Madrid

    MADRID (AP) — After scoring the most goals of any player at the World Cup, Colombia forward James Rodriguez signed a six-year deal with Real Madrid on Tuesday.

    Associated Press
  • Why Legos keep washing up on a British beach

    For the last 17 years, Lego pieces have been washing up on the shores of Cornwall, England, to the delight of mystified beachgoers.

    Yahoo News
  • 11 parents of Nigeria's abducted girls die

    LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Nearly a dozen parents of the more than 200 kidnapped Nigerian schoolgirls will never see their daughters again.

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  • Israeli mood turns dark with mounting casualties

    JERUSALEM (AP) — For almost two weeks, Israel practically bristled with confidence and pride: The Iron Dome air defense system was dependably zapping incoming Hamas rockets from the skies, the military was successfully repelling infiltration attempts on the ground and from the sea, and the conflict…

    Associated Press
  • Dutch experts inspect MH17 bodies as Russia hits back

    Dutch forensic experts on Monday were examining bodies from the MH17 plane disaster being held at an east Ukraine train station as Kiev and insurgents wrangled over the fate of the remains. As world leaders deplored the "shambolic" state of the crash site left in the hands of the rebels and accused…

    AFP
  • YOUNGER COUPLES WEIGH IN ON HOW THEY HANDLE MONEY

    DEAR READERS: On April 11, I printed a letter from "Wondering in Washington," a man asking why young men in general today have the attitude that "any money I earn is mine" in a marriage or live-in situation. He said when he married, he and his wife considered what they earned to be "theirs" -- not…

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    Millionaire arrested after allegedly exposing himself, urinating on candy in public

    Multi-millionaire and one-time-accused-killer Robert Durst has been arrested again. This time, he's accused of exposing himself and urinating at a southwest Houston drug store.

    KFSN – Fresno
  • Witness: Sterling needs Clippers sale to pay debts

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The chief financial officer of Donald Sterling's properties said Monday that the billionaire may be forced to sell a large portion of his real estate empire to cover $500 million in loans if he persists in refusing to sell the Los Angeles Clippers for $2 billion.

    Associated Press
  • Trial to start in death of unarmed woman on porch

    DETROIT (AP) — Roused from sleep by the sound of pounding in the wee hours, a suburban Detroit man grabbed his shotgun, opened the front door and blasted a young woman in the face.

    Associated Press
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  • Obama’s LGBT Executive Order Threatens Religious Liberty, Say Advocates

    Unwilling to wait for Congress to pass the Employee Non-Discrimination Act, Obama signed an executive order Monday prohibiting organizations with federal contracts from discriminating against employees who identify themselves as gay, lesbian, or transgender. For religious freedom advocates, that…

    The Daily Caller
  • 12 things you probably don’t know about Babe Ruth

    With 2014 being the 75th anniversary of the opening of the Baseball Hall of Fame, the shrine naturally has turned to the game’s greatest star to help mark the occasion with its newest exhibit, “Babe Ruth: His Life and Legend.” 2014 also marks the 100th anniversary of the Babe's debut in the major…

    Christian Science Monitor
  • U.S. judge dismisses Republican lawsuit over Obamacare subsidy for Congress

    By Brendan O'Brien MILWAUKEE (Reuters) - A federal judge has thrown out a U.S. Senator's legal challenge to a part of President Barack Obama's healthcare law that grants health insurance subsidies for members of Congress and their staffs. U.S. Senator Ron Johnson of Wisconsin had challenged the…

    Reuters
  • Police: Couple killed by suspects hired for chores

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A retired Philadelphia couple was strangled by two men hired to do household chores after the wife caught one trying to steal money, authorities said Monday.

    Associated Press
  • Florida town stunned by news of police KKK ties

    FRUITLAND PARK, Fla. (AP) — Ann Hunnewell and her central Florida police officer husband knelt in the living room of a fellow officer's home, with pillow cases as makeshift hoods over their heads. A few words were spoken and they, along with a half-dozen others, were initiated into the local…

    Associated Press
  • You’ll Never Guess Which State Just Became a Haven for Painkiller Abusers

    Through contact with local pharmacies and access to prescription logs, Logan tries to figure out how many prescriptions people get and from where. When Logan suspects someone of trying to fill a fraudulent prescription, "he has been known to jump from behind the counter and arrest that person on…

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