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G20 passports


World leaders' passport details released

Personal details including the passport numbers of U.S. President Barack Obama and 19 other world leaders at last year's G20 summit were inadvertently released by Australia's immigration department, British newspaper the Guardian reported Monday.

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Dog with prosthetics doing fine


Dog walks again ... on four artificial limbs

Here's a dog tale about a pooch with a literal "spring" in his steps.

Brutus, a 2-year old Rottweiler, is walking again thanks to modern technology and months of training. He's said to be only the second dog ever known to have four prosthetic limbs.

Gene Simmons KISS makeup

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Gene Simmons, WWE team up for horror movies

With his KISS makeup on, frontman Gene Simmons always looked a little scary. So maybe this new venture makes sense.

The rocker and reality-show star is teaming with WWE Studios to launch Erebus Pictures, a label that will finance and produce horror mo...

Big Mac thermals clothes


Sleep in, under, surrounded by Big Macs

A new product line from McDonald's will have you dreaming of Big Macs.

King Richard III of England

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The King found in a parking lot has been reburied

Richard III, the King found beneath a car parking lot, has been reburied in a solemn but celebratory service, 530 years after his death in battle.

The remains of the medieval monarch were sensationally rediscovered beneath a blanket of tarmac in the c...

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Cops: Suspect left behind credit card used to jimmy open doors

He might have wanted to steal some gas, according to police, but at least he wasn't accused of identity fraud.


Owner uses video to discredit negative Yelp review

The owner of a Chinese restaurant in California uses surveillance video to question the honesty of a negative Yelp review.

Sold sign


$300 trailer in Hamptons listed at $1.1 million

A 79-year-old man who owns a trailer in Long Island's ritzy Hamptons is about to cash in on the ultimate house flip.

elephants save semitrailer

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Elephants save semitrailer from tipping

A stranded semitrailer in Louisiana would have overturned if two elephants hadn’t intervened, according to New Orleans news station WDSU.


'Most Interesting Man' cutout gets ticket

Call it "The Most Interesting Traffic Ticket in the World."


Snapchat gives away suspected burglar

When playing hide and seek, don't give away your location on Snapchat.

dog on grass

Charges: woman smears feces on neighbor

A dispute between two Florida women turned messy after one woman smeared dog feces on the other, according to charges reported by The Associated Press.


Crowd-funded cat café could open in DC


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  • Skin, skincare, body lotion


    8 foods that age your skin faster

    Yahoo! Beauty consulted nutritional therapist Petronella Ravenshear on what foods (and drinks) may be prematurely aging your skin.

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  • Twitter reacts to Indiana "religious freedoms" bill

    harvey feinstein

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    Notable names on Twitter -- including celebrities, athletes and politicians -- are pushing back against an Indiana law that allows businesses to refuse service gay people on religious grounds. Click on to see who's making social media waves.

  • 10 foods you should never refrigerate

    man looking in refrigerator for leftovers

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    Chances are you've been mistakenly storing some of these foods in your refrigerator. Find out where they belong.

  • The many looks of Lady Gaga

    Lady Gaga in meat dress, 2010 MTV VMAs

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    If there's one thing certain about Lady Gaga, she has a different look each time she steps out in public. As the singer celebrates her 29th birthday on March 28, take a look at just some of her fashion statements.

  • Best companies to work for in 2015

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    Using feedback from employees, Glassdoor lists the best companies to work for in 2015.

  • 14 smart ways to start every work day

    businesswoman working on computer in office

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    Morning routines are crucial for work day success, according to some career experts. Take a look at the most important things you should do at the start of every work day.

  • Notable food recalls

    Amys recalled foods

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    In March 2015, Blue Bell ice cream recalled 3 oz. institutional/food service cups of chocolate, vanilla and strawberry ice cream after a test detected listeria in one of the cups recovered from a Kansas hospital. Here are other notable food recalls that made headlines.

  • 10 tourist traps worth seeing

    Paris, Eiffel Tower

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    Here are 10 places worth fighting other tourists to see this spring, according to Yahoo! Travel.


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