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Newborn found abandoned in Los Angeles

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Newborn found buried alive

The crying coming from under a block of asphalt sounded like it was from a cat to Angelica Blount. But it turned out to be an abandoned baby that police say was deliberately buried under debris along a Los Angeles area walking path.

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Lohan's stepmom removed from plane

Actress Lindsay Lohan's stepmother was removed from a cross-country flight, according to media reports.

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Hershey Company

Christmas tree-shaped Reese's Peanut Butter Cups criticized

People are taking to social media to dis Christmas tree-shaped Reese's Peanut Butter Cups, with one tweet comparing them to "turds."

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Woman duct tapes dog's mouth, posts picture on Facebook

A Florida woman posted a picture of her dog's mouth shut with duct tape causing an outcry on social media.

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Fight with spider ends with police being called

A report of a potential violent domestic disturbance turned out to instead be one desperate Australian man's attempts to kill a "rather large" spider.

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Rowling defends Snape from haters

Severus Snape: good guy or bad guy?

If you said "bad guy," J.K. Rowling wasn't having it.

The Harry Potter author injected herself into a debate on Twitter of the Defense Against the Dark Arts professor -- and regular Potter tormentor -- after a user w...

1111 carat diamond

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Diamond of the century too big to value

Ten days after unearthing the biggest diamond in a century, Canadian mining company Lucara is still unable to put a value on the enormous stone.

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Lindsey Vonn: 'I still love Tiger Woods'

American skiing's golden girl was once part of sport's ultimate power couple, and Lindsey Vonn looks back warmly on her relationship with golf superstar Tiger Woods.

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Miss World contestant: China's barred me

Is China afraid of a beauty queen?

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Newborn found in Nativity scene at N.Y. church

A baby with an umbilical cord still attached was discovered this week in a Nativity scene at a New York church, according to church staff.

Jose Moran, a custodian at Holy Child Jesus Church in Richmond Hill in Queens, found a baby boy wrapped in towe...

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