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Bin Laden Raid Records Kept Secret by CIA

WASHINGTON (AP) — Records about the Navy SEAL raid on Osama bin Laden’s hideout were ordered purged from Pentagon computers and sent to the CIA — a place where they could be more easily shielded from ever being made public

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19-Foot Python Breaks Into Australian Charity Store

CAIRNS, Australia (AP) — Australian police investigating a suspected break-in at a charity store have discovered the culprit was actually a 5.7-meter (19-foot), 17-kilogram (37-pound) python.

Queensland state Police Sgt

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Can You Guess the Fattest Country in the World? (Hint: It Ain’t America)

Here’s some news that’s bigger than Americans’ ever-growing waistlines.

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A Humerus Reunion: Former U.S. Military Doctor Returns Vietnamese Vet’s Amputated Arm

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — An American doctor has arrived in Vietnam carrying an unlikely piece of luggage: the bones of an arm he amputated in 1966.

Sam Axelrad is traveling Monday to meet the amputee, Nguyen Quang Hung, a former North Vietnamese army soldier who was shot by American troops

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Controversial Ad Shows Toddlers Eating Feces

Cities around the world seem to really be stepping up their game in trying to stop people from leaving dog poop on the streets. Some places have tried to DNA test the poop and one town in Spain actually mails the poop to the owners. And then, there's this.

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Oklahoma’s Tornado Alley Among Top 8 Most Dangerous Places to Live in the World

The planet Earth has some exotic and unique places to live such as beaches, forests, desserts and even mountains. However some of these glamorous places contain dangers and some truly should not be habited by humans at all.

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French Woman Returns Lost Dog Tags to WWII Veteran

It's nice to know not everyone just gets bills and postcards from embarrassing radio stations for their former roommates. Sometimes people get the surprise of a lifetime.

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Teen Carves Name Into Egyptian Relic
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Teenager Carves Own Name Into 3,500-Year-Old Relic

Oh no, the Egyptians are going to be maaaaad...

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