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Posted on: Monday, December 16, 2013 - 1:41pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal government said Monday it has no evidence that antibacterial chemicals used in liquid soaps and washes help prevent the spread of germs, and it is reviewing... READ MORE »

Posted on: Monday, December 16, 2013 - 4:02am
NEW YORK (AP) — The $111.05 New York restaurant receipt includes a $1,000 tip and the words "god bless!" scrawled across it. The handle @tipsforjesus is stamped next to an illegible... READ MORE »

Posted on: Monday, December 16, 2013 - 3:59am
CHICAGO (AP) — A man married less than seven hours was killed along with a stranded motorist he stopped to help in the snow when they were struck by several vehicles, authorities say. The... READ MORE »

Posted on: Monday, December 16, 2013 - 3:53am
NEW YORK (AP) — Several hundred red-suited Santas have braved the blustery snow for New York City's annual SantaCon pub crawl. The New York Post reports police officers were out in full... READ MORE »

Posted on: Sunday, December 15, 2013 - 3:55am
RIO RANCHO, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico high school teacher has been disciplined after reportedly telling a black student that Santa Claus is white. Officials at the school in Rio Rancho,... READ MORE »

Posted on: Sunday, December 15, 2013 - 3:45am
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania State Police say they found 20 pounds of marijuana in boxes wrapped as Christmas presents inside a minivan after a traffic stop. The Centre Daily... READ MORE »

Posted on: Sunday, December 15, 2013 - 3:38am
CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Twinkling lights, ornament-strewn trees and bustling campgrounds. Those are signs of the Christmas season in this Kentucky town, where the Amazon.com distribution... READ MORE »

Posted on: Saturday, December 14, 2013 - 4:15am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Administrators at a Roman Catholic high school suffered a sharp and swift backlash this week after firing a well-liked teacher who sought to marry his same-sex partner.... READ MORE »

Posted on: Saturday, December 14, 2013 - 4:02am
MILAN (AP) — A provocatively adorned outdoor Christmas tree in central Milan was just too naughty for city officials, who have ordered it denuded of its racy red sex toys. The city said in... READ MORE »

Posted on: Saturday, December 14, 2013 - 3:30am
SCRANTON (AP) — A Pennsylvania woman allegedly beat her father-in-law with a cane after she accused him of stealing her dentures. The Scranton Times-Tribune reports Friday that 36-year-old... READ MORE »

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