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Trump Taj Mahal to give away plastic surgery prizes

The latest casino promotion in Atlantic City gives new meaning to “going…

Letter T goes missing on Georgia Tech signage

The letter T is disappearing from signs all over campus at Georgia…

Millions use emergency food banks as their only food source

WHAT: A new report finds emergency food banks and pantries are becoming…

British TV special depicts video-game footage as IRA attack

Britain’s television network ITV admits a documentary about the Irish Republican Army…

Woman flogged, not fined, for driving in Saudi Arabia

WHAT: A Saudi woman was sentenced to be lashed 10 times with…

Money guzzlers: Tax refunds to oil refineries would hurt schools

WHAT: Some of the nation’s largest oil refineries are seeking huge tax…

UC Berkeley Rupublican group cooking up racy idea

A Republican group at UC Berkeley has cooked up controversy with a…

Budget impasse propels lawmakers toward government shutdown

WHAT: Government shutdown WHY: Here we go again. With only a few…

Woman jailed for pointing laser beam at plane

A Los Angeles County woman is behind bars for allegedly pointing a…

Death benefits: Over $600 million paid to dead federal workers

WHAT: Because deaths were not reported, more than $600 million in payments…

Too many medical machines beep producing false alarms

The growing problem of “alarm fatigue” is blamed for the death of…

Error-filled textbook gets past Virginia Board of Education

DIM BULB: The Virginia Board of Education approved a corrected edition of…

Mississippi cancer doctor charged with diluting meds, reusing needles

WHAT: Dr. Meera Sachdeva, 50, of Mississippi was charged in federal court…

Ex-union leaders receive public pension windfall

A mysterious 1991 amendment to the Illinois public employee pension code is…

Lunch money: Feds say NYC couple stole $2.5 million from preschooler meals

WHAT: The owners of the Red Apple Child Development Center preschool chain,…

College fails to cancel dead professor's classes

DIM BULB: University of Pennsylvania students were puzzled by a no-show professor…

Feds charge gaming website with skimming $444 million

WHAT: Federal prosecutors added charges to their civil lawsuit against Full Tilt…

Islamist radio station in Somalia giving guns, bombs to children

An Islamist militia-run radio station in Somalia said it is awarding guns…

Spy hack: Key Japanese military contractor hit by cyberattack

WHAT: Japan’s biggest defense contractor, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, acknowledged that hackers had…

Billionaires duke it out

A Russian tycoon punched a fellow billionaire on a television panel show…