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Jimmy Carter is now the oldest-living former president in US history

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Jimmy Carter has a new title as of March 21.Read more

Patriots owner wants prostitution video blocked from public

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They also say the prosecutors' conditions for the men entering a diversion program in exchange for dropping misdemeanor charges of soliciting prostitution are too harsh.Read more

450 cocaine bricks worth $38 million found at Philadelphia port

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U.S. customs officials say drug dogs sniffed out Philadelphia's largest seizure of cocaine in more than two decades.Read more

Mississippi governor signs 'heartbeat' abortion law; one of the strictest in the nation

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During a ceremony at the state Capitol, Bryant said he's not worried about lawsuits as Mississippi prepares to enact one of the strictest abortion laws in the nation.Read more


Man displays naked mannequins on front lawn after being told to lower fence

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Windus said he was building a 6-foot fence at his home in Santa Rosa so he could let his dogs out in his backyard when he got a letter from the city saying it violated...Read more

Trump to order colleges to back free speech or lose funding

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The new order will not jeopardize schools' access to student financial aid that covers tuition.Read more

Teen who refused chickenpox vaccine sues after being barred from school activities

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In northern Kentucky, an outbreak of more than 30 cases of chickenpox prompted health officials to ban unvaccinated students from the school. Now one student's family is...Read more

Mom with kids on YouTube channel suspected of child abuse

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A woman who operated a popular YouTube channel featuring kids is facing allegations she used pepper spray to discipline her seven adopted children, and locked them for...Read more

MySpace deletes 12 years' worth of music and other content

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MySpace, the pioneering but faded website that helped kick off the social-media era during the dot-com boom, says all the music uploaded to the platform between 2003 and...Read more

Dubai finds itself entangled in case against R. Kelly

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Dubai found itself entangled in the sex abuse case against American R&B singer R. Kelly on Thursday after the performer asked a U.S. judge to allow him to come to...Read more

Woman charged with manslaughter in boy's hot-vehicle death

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Authorities say a Florida woman has been charged in the death of a 4-year-old boy who was left in a hot minivan for more than six hours.Read more