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Marines switching to gender-neutral titles

The Marine Corps is switching at least 19 of its job titles to be more gender-neutral, and will make an announcement regarding the title changes Friday, according to an ABC News report.

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Mark Zuckerberg is building a wall

Walls are tricky, divisive things. Just ask Mark Zuckerberg.

He's building a 6-foot wall around his property in Hawaii, and some neighbors are not happy about it.

One of them told The Garden Island, a local paper on the island of Kauai, that it feels ...

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World's second largest diamond fails to sell

The world's second biggest diamond is also a big disappointment -- at least on the auction block.

Sotheby's failed to find a buyer for the 1,109-carat uncut stone, dubbed the Lesedi La Rona, which had been expected to fetch at least $70 million.


Lindsey Vonn in La Thuile, Italy, Feb. 20, 2016

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Lindsey Vonn wants a family, but can't get a date

Lindsey Vonn wants to start a family but says she needs to find a guy first.

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Is there Harry Potter-style magic in America?

Think of it as Hogwarts, American style. "Harry Potter" author J.K. Rowling has written a piece which reveals more about the U.S. based magical community in a new entry on her Pottermore site.

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Swimsuits out of Miss Teen USA pageant

Swimsuits at the Miss Teen USA pageant are officially dead in the water.

The organization is ending the swimsuit portion of the beauty pageant and replacing it with an athletic wear competition, a spokesperson confirmed to CNN.

The news was first repor...

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Army: Troops can now roll up uniform sleeves

The summer heat is here and soldiers can now cool off a little as the U.S. Army has approved a long-awaited policy allowing troops to roll up the sleeves of their uniforms.

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New metro safety ads are darkly humorous

Don't let the pleasant narration and sunny surroundings of "Safetyville" fool you. The new Los Angeles Metropolitan Transportation Authority's public safety ads are not playing around.

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Profane trailer mars 'Finding Dory' showing

A theater full of moviegoers in California were treated to a very unsavory surprise when a "Sausage Party" trailer was played before a recent showing of "Finding Dory."

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Dog sets balloon-popping record

Twinkie, a Jack Russell terrier from California, set the Guinness world record for the fastest time to pop 100 balloons by a dog.

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