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Someone Stole Lupita Nyong'o's Oscars Dress

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 6:04pm
The all-pearl dress Lupita Nyong'o wore to the 2015 Academy Awards ceremony on Sunday was reported stolen.

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New HPV Vaccine Will Prevent More Cancer: Panel

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 6:02pm
Children and young adults should get Merck's new HPV vaccine to prevent various forms of cancer, including cervical cancer, federal advisers say.
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How Facebook Is Trying to Prevent Suicides

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 5:08pm
People struggling with thoughts of suicide or self-harm often drop hints of those thoughts to friends in conversation, in emails — even on Facebook.

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Bin Laden Confidant Convicted in 1998 U.S. Embassy Bombings

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 5:07pm
The trial featured tales of al-Qaeda in its infancy, when it plotted attacks that eventually got the attention of investigators a world away.
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Video Purports to Show ISIS Smashing Ancient Artifacts

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 4:55pm
The Islamic State group released a video on Thursday purportedly showing militants using sledgehammers to smash ancient artifacts in northern Iraq.
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Boston Bombing Suspect's Lawyer Says Jury Isn't Fair

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 4:50pm
Lawyers for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev asked a judge to dismiss the indictment against him or suspend his trial — less than a week before opening statements.

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Pair of Llamas Go on the Run in Arizona

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 4:46pm
Two llamas are on the run in Sun City, Arizona and authorities try capturing the pair.
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Live Updates From the CPAC Conference

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 4:03pm
Chris Christie, Ted Cruz and Scott Walker are scheduled to speak at the Conservative Political Action Conference today.

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California Couple's Family Believed Captured by ISIS

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 2:55pm
Sharlet David and her husband, Romel, say that 12 family members were among the more than 100 Assyrian Christians captured Monday in Syria.
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Southern Snowstorm Knocks Out Power, Wipes Out Flights

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 2:41pm
A fast-moving storm that slammed the Deep South on Wednesday is moving through Washington, D.C., on Thursday morning, leaving a trail of outages.

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Revealed: ISIS Executioner 'Jihadi John' Is Named

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 2:28pm
The masked executioner clutching a knife in ISIS beheading propaganda videos was named by two news organizations on Thursday.

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FCC Passes Net Neutrality Rules

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 2:12pm
The FCC passed net neutrality rules, which treat broadband providers as "common carriers" -- like other utilities including gas or electricity.

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Dad Who Tossed Girl From Bridge Found Unfit for Trial

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 1:53pm
John Jonchuck 25, is accused of throwing his 5-year-old daughter, Phoebe, from a Tampa Bay bridge in January. He was charged with first-degree murder.
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Loretta Lynch's Nomination for AG Post Moves a Step Forward

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 1:04pm
A key Senate panel has advanced the nomination of Loretta Lynch, President Barack Obama's pick to be the next attorney general.
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Watch John Boehner's Strange Response to Reporter

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 12:55pm
House Speaker John Boehner talks about a possible Senate vote on a bill to fund the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Thursday on Capitol Hill.
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Caught on Camera: Naomi Campbell Blocks Cameraman

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 12:52pm
Supermodel Naomi Campbell aggressively demands that a cameraman stop filming during her trip to Cuba.
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Watch Naomi Campbell Get Caught Smacking Cameraman

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 12:52pm
Supermodel Naomi Campbell aggressively demands that a cameraman stop filming during her trip to Cuba.
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Man Survives Being Buried in Snow for Four Hours

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 12:47pm
Dean Mullins, who became trapped underneath snow after cleaning off his roof, fought to survive. "I wasn't going to go out like that," he later said.
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How Big Butts Have Become Big Business

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 12:42pm
Butt enlargements are skyrocketing, according to new data from plastic surgeons, who says curvy celebrities are behind the trend.

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Internet Cats: Banksy Kitty Highlights Gaza's Plight

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 12:31pm
Murals by the anonymous street artist Banksy have appeared in Gaza, including a playful kitten.
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