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Posted on: Sunday, March 16, 2014 - 1:27pm
DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — An African nation has banned tobacco advertising and smoking in public places. Senegal now imposes fines of up to $100 for smoking in public and more than $400,000... READ MORE »

Posted on: Saturday, March 15, 2014 - 5:14pm
MECHANICSBURG (AP) — An 11th grade teacher committed a sex act with a male student in her classroom, police said. Emily Nesbit, 31, "made a series of bad decisions at a low point in her... READ MORE »

Posted on: Saturday, March 15, 2014 - 4:59pm
SELMA, Ore. (AP) — The number of law officers in southern Oregon has been cut so much due to a dearth of funding, people are calling the fire department for help — even if their problem is... READ MORE »

Posted on: Saturday, March 15, 2014 - 4:45pm
BOZRAH, Conn. (AP) — A nonprofit is offering disposable undergarments to adults who suffer from incontinence. Deliveries are mailed to customers in a plain brown paper wrapping, so there's... READ MORE »

Posted on: Saturday, March 15, 2014 - 4:30pm
BERLIN (AP) — The new leader of Germany's Roman Catholic bishops suggested allowing some divorced but remarried Catholics to receive Communion after a "penitential period." Church teaching... READ MORE »

Posted on: Saturday, March 15, 2014 - 4:16am
FOREST GROVE, Ore. (AP) — Police pulled over a car in Forest Grove that was driven by a 7-year-old girl sitting on her mother's lap. Witnesses had reported the woman appeared intoxicated... READ MORE »

Posted on: Saturday, March 15, 2014 - 4:00am
GIBSONIA, Pa. (AP) — An empty school bus has driven onto a car in the Pittsburgh suburbs after a collision with a pickup truck, killing the man whose car wound up beneath the bus. Allegheny... READ MORE »

Posted on: Saturday, March 15, 2014 - 3:25am
ROARING SPRING, Pa. (AP) — Someone is killing ducks with blow-gun darts and target arrows at a popular southwestern Pennsylvania pond, the Pennsylvania Game Commission said. The mysterious... READ MORE »

Posted on: Friday, March 14, 2014 - 12:36pm
FAIRFIELD, Calif. (AP) — A teen father in Northern California is under arrest after police say he bit the nose off his 1-month-old son because he was frustrated with the infant's crying.... READ MORE »

Posted on: Friday, March 14, 2014 - 4:00am
LEXINGTON, Miss. (AP) — A 78-year-old Mississippi man has died two weeks after he woke up in a body bag at a funeral home after being mistakenly pronounced deceased, a coroner said. Holmes... READ MORE »

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