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  • Interpol seeks clues to Thai 'baby factory'

    The Associated Press
    Updated: Fri, Aug 22, 2014

    BANGKOK — Interpol said it has launched a multinational investigation into what Thailand has dubbed the "Baby Factory" case: a 24-year-old Japanese businessman who has 16 surrogate babies and an alleged desire to father hundreds more. Police raided a Bangkok condominium earlier this...

  • Elephant dies at Seattle's Woodland Park Zoo

    Updated: Fri, Aug 22, 2014

    SEATTLE (AP) — Watoto, a 45-year-old African elephant known to generations of visitors at Seattle's Woodland Park Zoo, died unexpectedly Friday, zoo officials said. Keepers arrived at 7 a.m. to find the elephant lying on her side. They tried to lift her first using cloth straps and...

  • College freshman impaled by broken golf club

    News services
    Updated: Fri, Aug 22, 2014

    A freshman student was reportedly impaled in the neck by a broken golf club at an Arkansas State University frat house this week in what has been described as a “freak accident.” According to KARK-TV, 18-year-old Natalie Jo Eaton was at the Kappa Alpha house Tuesday when the incident...

  • Hernandez fiancee seeks perjury-charge dismissal

    Updated: Fri, Aug 22, 2014

    FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — A lawyer for the fiancee of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez asked a judge Friday to throw out perjury charges, saying Shayanna Jenkins did not willfully lie as she was bombarded with 1,630 questions over two days before a grand jury. Jenkins...

  • Ice bucket challenge goes awry, firefighters hurt

    Updated: Fri, Aug 22, 2014

    CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A charity stunt that has grown into a social media phenomenon went terribly wrong for four Kentucky firefighters when a fire truck's ladder got too close to a power line after they dumped water on college students who were taking part in an "ice bucket...

  • Lawyer: Utah restaurant had other chemical burn

    Updated: Thu, Aug 21, 2014

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The attorney for a woman who nearly died after unknowingly drinking tea laced with a chemical cleaning compound at a Utah restaurant said Thursday an employee at the eatery burned herself a month earlier on the same substance. Family lawyer Paxton Guymon's...

  • List: The NFL's best fans. Not the Broncos, or is it?

    The Gazette
    Updated: Thu, Aug 21, 2014

    Hey Broncos fans, you need to step it up. Fans of the Green Bay Packers are the NFL's best fans, according to a Forbes ranking. Denver fans are second. Forbes based the rankings on five metrics: hometown crowd reach, 3 years worth of television ratings, 3 years worth of...

  • 2 American Ebola patients released from hospital

    Associated Press
    Updated: Thu, Aug 21, 2014

    ATLANTA — After nearly three weeks of treatment, the two American aid workers who were infected with the deadly Ebola virus in Africa have been discharged from an Atlanta hospital, officials said Thursday. Their release poses no public health risk, Dr. Bruce Ribner of Emory...

  • Robin Williams reportedly cremated day after suicide

    By Liat Kornowski, The Huffington Post
    Updated: Thu, Aug 21, 2014

    Robin Williams was cremated a day after he was found dead in his home, multiple outlets are reporting. RadarOnline was first to report that according to the actor's death certificate, of which the site has obtained a copy, "Williams was cremated and his ashes were scattered in the...

  • California Wildfire destroys 8 homes, 10 buildings

    Updated: Wed, Aug 20, 2014

    KERNVILLE, Calif. (AP) — A wildfire northeast of Bakersfield burning in steep terrain has destroyed eight homes and 10 other structures, authorities said, but residents of some 200 homes under evacuation orders were allowed to return home Wednesday evening. The blaze near Lake...

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