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  • Adele on Brangelina: 'I couldn't give a f*cking sh*t'

    LONDON — Remember a few days back when Adele made headlines for dedicating her show to Brangelina? Well, turns out she's not actually that bothered after all. SEE ALSO: Baby otters scamper happily, oblivious to Brangelina news During a show in New York last Thursday, Adele took a moment to address…

    Mashable
  • University of Dakota Investigates Two Separate, Racist Photos Posted Online Within 48-hours

    Two racist photos were posted online by UND students in a 48-hour period and the school president says he is disappointed.

    Inside Edition
  • Honda CR-V vs. Toyota RAV4: Which Should You Buy?

    Within the popular small SUV category, the Honda CR-V and Toyota RAV4 are two of the sales leaders year over year. And it shouldn’t be a big surprise why consumers choose these models over their ...

    Consumer Reports
  • Teenage surfer mauled at Australian shark hotspot

    The teenager, named as Cooper Allen in local media, was bitten on the leg while surfing at Ballina Shire's popular Lighthouse Beach -- the scene of several attacks in recent years. Surf Life Saving New South Wales said the teen suffered "severe lacerations" but police said his injuries are not…

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    Multiple people shot by gunmen in Baltimore (6 photos)

    Eight people, including a three-year-old girl, were hurt in a shooting that Baltimore police called an act of “retaliatory violence” on Saturday night, authorities said. A spokesman of the Baltimore Police Department told reporters at a news conference that the shooting appeared to be in response…

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  • Philippines' Duterte wants to 'open alliances' with Russia, China

    Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said on Monday he would visit Russia and China this year to chart an independent foreign policy and "open alliances" with two powers with historic rivalries with the United States. Duterte said the Philippines was at the "point of no return" in its relations…

    Reuters
  • Man spends 43 years in wheelchair on wrong diagnosis

    A Portuguese man spent 43 years in a wheelchair because of a mistaken medical diagnosis, finally re-learning to walk only in his fifties, a newspaper reported on Sunday. When Rufino Borrego was 13, he was diagnosed by a Lisbon hospital as having incurable muscular dystrophy, the Jornal de Noticias…

    AFP
  • Sky divers drop from the air in North Korea

    North Korean and international sky divers on Sunday (September 25) joined the second and final day of an air show in the east coast city of Wonsan, North Korea. Video provided to Reuters by the North's official news agency KCNA, which cannot be independently verified, showed sky divers in the air…

    Reuters
  • The Manhunt is Over: Man who Allegedly Killed 5 at a Washington Mall Caught by Police

    Arcan Cetin has been charged with five counts of murder after a 24-hour manhunt.

    Inside Edition
  • Third win for cannabis drug in epilepsy sends GW to record high

    An experimental cannabis-derived drug has successfully treated children with severe epilepsy in a third late-stage clinical trial, sending shares in Britain's GW Pharmaceuticals to a record high on Monday. GW, which was founded in 1998 to capitalize on the medical benefits of cannabis, said it now…

    Reuters
  • Low-caste pregnant woman attacked in India over dead cow

    An angry mob in India attacked a low-caste pregnant woman and her family for refusing to clear away a cow carcass because of a weeks-long strike against such work, police said Monday. Sangita Ranawasia, who is five months' pregnant and from India's lowest Dalit caste, was recovering in hospital…

    AFP
  • Gunman injures six in Houston before being killed by police

    A gunman opened fire on morning commuters in Houston on Monday, injuring at least six people before being fatally shot by police, authorities said. Several of the victims suffered gunshot wounds to their extremities and a couple of the injuries was more serious, Fire Department spokesman Richard…

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  • Philippines' Duterte pivots to China, Russia as investors flee

    Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said Monday he would seek closer economic ties with China and Russia, as the local currency and stock market extended declines following Western criticism of his deadly war on crime. The peso hit a seven-year low to the dollar on Monday and foreign investors…

    AFP
  • Taiwan attacks Hong Kong over string of visa denials

    Taiwan lashed out at Hong Kong Monday, saying the city had recently denied visas to several Beijing-sceptic Taiwanese politicians as the island's relations with China worsen. Ties between Taiwan and Beijing have turned increasingly frosty since new president Tsai Ing-wen and her Democratic…

    AFP
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    Mall shooting north of Seattle (30 photos)

    The 20-year-old suspect in the deadly Washington state mall shooting said nothing and appeared “zombie-like” when he was arrested by authorities nearly 24 hours into an intense manhunt, authorities said. Island County Sheriff’s Lt. Mike Hawley said he spotted Arcan Cetin from a patrol car Saturday…

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  • Attendees at North Korean air show wowed by model F-16

    WONSAN, North Korea (AP) — Now here's something you don't see every day: an F-16 fighter jet buzzing through the skies of North Korea and launching — fireworks.

    Associated Press
  • 3 Bodies Found in the Sea off Florida Keys

    They were found in the sea about 23 miles southeast of the Florida Keys.

    ABC News