• 7.9 magnitude earthquake shakes Nepal

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    A 7.9 magnitude earthquake has struck Nepal less than 50 miles from the capital, Kathmandu, the U.S. Geological Survey said Saturday. It occurred at a depth of less than two miles, which is considered shallow.

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  • Bruce Jenner in black

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    Bruce Jenner: 'For all intents and purposes, I'm a woman'

    Bruce Jenner, who has spent his entire adult life in the public spotlight, has secretly spent his entire life as a woman. Now the secret is out after he confirmed in a TV interview he is a transgender woman.

  • Japanese drone

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    Drone with radioactive material lands near Japan PM

    Japanese police have arrested a man after a drone with traces of radioactive material landed on the roof of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's office.

  • Bruce Jenner

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    Next for Jenner: Reality show on E!

    Bruce Jenner will follow up on his extraordinary TV interview by further sharing life as a transgender woman in a reality TV series for the E! cable channel. The eight-episode series will debut July 26.

  • Buffalo loose in NY

    15 buffalo shot after chase in upstate New York

    Fifteen buffalo were shot and killed on Friday after a day on the loose in upstate New York.

  • Doberman eats watches

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    X-ray of dog's stomach turns up 3 watches

    You might call her a watchdog, because this Boston area Doberman really has a thing for timepieces.

  • Starbucks logo

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    Starbucks computer glitch means free drinks

    Starbucks stores across the U.S. and Canada were hit by a computer glitch Friday and some stores responded by giving away free drinks until the system was fixed.

  • Vatican


    Italy: Suspects discussed Vatican attack

    Italian authorities launched a "vast anti-terrorism operation" Friday, going after suspects associated with al Qaeda who allegedly had discussed a range of targets, including the Vatican.

    Wiretaps and other intelligence revealed that the group -- some...

  • Robert Bates Tulsa deputy turns self in


    Memo: Violations benefited reserve deputy

    An internal inquiry by the Tulsa County Sheriff's Office in 2009 concluded that Reserve Deputy Robert Bates was shown special treatment and that training policies were violated regarding his role with the agency.

    Bates is the volunteer deputy who fat...

  • Tsarnaev in holding cell

    The middle finger seen 'round the world

    It's the image we'll always remember: the Boston Marathon bomber flipping the bird.

  • Obama correspondents dinner

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    What to expect in Obama's speech Saturday

    Expect some swagger from President Barack Obama at Washington's big prom Saturday night.

  • Commissioner on Freddie Gray

    Police: Freddie Gray didn't get timely care

    Freddie Gray did not get timely medical care after he was arrested and was not buckled into a seat belt while being transported in a police van, Baltimore police said Friday.

    Police Commissioner Anthony Batts told reporters there are no excuses for th...

  • Statue of Liberty

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    Statue of Liberty evacuated after bomb threat

    New York's iconic Statue of Liberty and Liberty Island will reopen to the public Saturday -- one day after a bomb threat that led to its evacuation was declared unfounded, officials said.

    The NYPD bomb squad on Friday examined a locker thought to con...

  • Nicolas Maduro Venezuela

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    Woman hits Venezuelan president with mango

    How would you get your nation's president to hear you out? Put your name and number on a mango and hit him in the head with it?

    No? Then you're not Marleni Olivo, who did exactly that, and in return is getting the new apartment she was asking for, sai...

  • HIV test

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    HIV outbreak in Indiana grows

    The number of new HIV infections in a rural Indiana county has grown, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The institute is working to control the "severe outbreak" spread among users of a prescription opioid called Opana.

  • Mary Barra

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    GM's Mary Barra makes way more than last guy in the job

    GM is turning gender pay inequality on its head.

    Mary Barra, first female CEO of GM, got paid $16.2 million for 2014, which is 78% more than her male predecessor Dan Akerson.

    Akerson's pay had been limited by the fact that GM executive pay was subject...

  • Statue of Liberty

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    Statue of Liberty Fast Facts

    Here's a look at the Statue of Liberty.

  • Westerlund 2 as captured by the Hubble Space Telescope


    Hubble Space Telescope turns 25

    It's up there right now -- flying about 340 miles over the Earth and circling us every 97 minutes. It's a telescope -- in the sky. Just think about that for a bit. It's called the Hubble Space Telescope.

  • Yemen locator map


    Iranian ships turn away from Yemen

    A convoy of Iranian ships headed toward Yemen is now moving away from the war-torn country, days after the U.S. deployed warships to the Yemeni coast, according to two U.S. defense officials.

    One of those American ships, the aircraft carrier USS Theod...

  • Fireball


    America's hottest liquor shot is ...

    When drinkers in Clayton's, a beachfront bar in South Padre Island, Texas, belly up for a round of shots, bartender Casey Belue can usually guess what they'll order.

  • Floyd Mayweather v Manny Pacquiao

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    Mayweather v Pacquaio: The $128,000 ticket

    Good news boxing fans -- tickets for the showdown between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao are finally on sale.

    The bad news, however, is that you may need to win the lottery or take out a hefty bank loan to afford a seat inside Las Vegas' MGM Gran...

  • Airline ticket

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    Airlines saved $3.4 billion. You saved 66 cents

    Low fuel costs has been a windfall for the nation's airlines. But their passengers got virtually none of the savings.

  • Comcast logo

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    Comcast says it's over: It won't try to merge with Time Warner Cable

    It's over. Comcast formally withdrew from its pending $45 billion merger with Time Warner Cable on Friday morning -- after the companies failed to convince regulators the deal would be good for consumers.

  • Google sign

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    Android robot urinates on Apple logo in Google Maps

    In the outskirts of Rawalpindi, a Pakistani city less than 10 miles southwest of Islamabad, is what appears to be a park in the shape of an Android robot peeing on an Apple logo.

    At least, that's what shows up if you look up Rawalpindi in Google Maps.

  • Chief Justice John Roberts

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    John Roberts' big moment

    Chief Justice John Roberts is back in the spotlight.

    Roberts -- who shocked conservatives nearly three years ago by providing a pivotal vote to uphold Obamacare -- once again faces a judicial crossroads in a historic case.

    The U.S. Supreme Court will h...


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