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Dont Facebook friends your on vacation

A Facebook user in Bucks County, Pa., posted that he was going…

Kidneys for sale: First-ever US conviction for organ trafficking

WHAT: Levy Izhak Rosenbaum, 60, of Brooklyn pleaded guilty to selling black-market…

Sex offender addresses tied to foster homes due to state law loophole

WHAT: More than 1,000 addresses for foster homes run by the California…

Vehicles contaminated with Fukushima disaster radiation back on the market

Used cars contaminated by radiation from the tsunami-caused meltdown of the Fukushima…

FBI calls gang members in military ‘significant criminal threat’

WHAT: A new FBI report warned that “members of at least 53…

High school teacher faces fines for helping students vote

DIM BULB: Florida high school civics teacher Jill Cicciarelli could face thousands…

FBI arrests 8 NYC police officers on weapons-selling charges

WHAT: Eight current or retired New York police officers were arrested on…

Senator John Boozman's office put in check after co-sponsoring bill

Sen. John Boozman, R-Ark., is co-sponsoring a bill to require every U.S.…

Crew duct tapes Irish airline cockpit window

The low-cost Irish airline Ryanair was forced to turn back a plane…

Not unwanted: Derogatory name shames hundreds of Indian girls

WHAT: Disgruntled traditional parents name thousands of infant girls across India “Nakusa,”…

DirecTV, Fox spar while television viewers lose out

DirecTV subscribers may soon lose access to shows such as “The Simpsons,”…

Facebook is under investigation by Ireland’s Data Protection Commission

Facebook is under investigation by Ireland’s Data Protection Commission on charges of…

IRS giveaway: Taxpayers illegally took $3.2 billion in college tax credits

WHAT: More than 2 million taxpayers wrongly collected $3.2 billion in college…

Citigroup paying $285 million to settle SEC fraud charges

WHAT: Citigroup has agreed to pay $285 million to settle Securities and…

US Postal Service hamstrung by poor workers' compensation practices

DIM BULB: The U.S. Postal Service inspector general reported that the deficit-ridden…

Infestation: Pesticide-resistant kudzu bugs devouring US soybean crop

WHAT: Kudzu vines spread beyond control after being introduced here from Japan…

Dark Detroit: No streetlights in huge swaths of cash-starved city

WHAT: Brazen copper thieves, aging equipment and insufficient replacement budgets have allowed…

South Korea embarrassed by outdated law

DIM BULB: South Korean officials said they were embarrassed by a 60-year-old…

3 charged after mentally disabled adults are found imprisoned in basement

WHO: Three people have been charged following the discovery of four malnourished…

Special-education teacher accused of belittling students on Facebook

Jeremy Hollinger, a special-education teacher at Eichold-Mertz Elementary School in Mobile, Ala.,…