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Woman guilty of Web-streamed child abuse

A New Jersey woman pleaded guilty to sexually abusing a 5-year-old girl she was babysitting and streaming a video of the incident on the Internet. Jennifer Mahoney, 33, of Manapalan Township admitte...

Updated : 2012.05.11 10:03

Woman bites off mugger's finger in Japan attack

A mugger who attacked a woman in Japan fled empty-handed -- and with one finger missing -- after the intended victim chomped off his pinkie. The 59-year-old woman fought back after a man snatched he...

Updated : 2012.05.09 09:49

Man photographs cheetahs attacking wife

The photos taken by a tourist from Scotland show his wife on the ground, hair flying, blood on her neck, with two cheetahs nearby. The Port Elizabeth Herald reported Friday that Violet D'Mello of Ab...

Updated : 2012.05.06 17:19

Mom: Daughter, 6, didn't tan at salon

A New Jersey woman pleaded not guilty Wednesday to a child endangerment charge, denying she allowed her 6-year-old daughter to tan at a salon. Patricia Krentcil, 44, of Nutley, appeared in Superior ...

Updated : 2012.05.03 10:03

Brits admit Australian penguin-napping

Two young Britons who stole a penguin from an Australian theme park paid a large fine Wednesday after pleading guilty. Rhys Owen Jones, 21, and Keri Mules, 20, were fined $1,000 Australian ($1,034 U...

Updated : 2012.05.02 15:55

US girl born without hands wins penmanship award

A Pittsburgh-area girl born without hands has won a penmanship award -- and $1,000 -- from a company that publishes language arts and reading textbooks. Zaner-Bloser Inc. recognized 7-year-old Annie...

Updated : 2012.04.20 12:03

Brazil court OKs abortions for brainless fetuses

BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) -- Brazil's supreme court has voted to authorize abortions in cases of fetuses with no brains. Abortion is illegal in Brazil except when a pregnancy threatens the life of the m...

Updated : 2012.04.13 11:49

Mom fined for giving toddler suds, smokes

A judge ordered a Swedish mother to pay a fine after she was convicted of encouraging her 3-year-old son to drink beer and giving him cigarettes. The district court in Malmo convicted the woman Mond...

Updated : 2012.04.04 10:44

Millions of coins spill on Canada road

Millions of loonies and toonies spilled onto a roadway in Canada Wednesday when a Brinks tractor-trailer rig hit a rock face, police said. Workers used shovels to scoop up the $1 and $2 coins while ...

Updated : 2012.03.29 13:59

Catholic school punishes Filipina over Facebook 'bikini' pic

CEBU, Philippines (AFP) - A Philippine teenager is suing her exclusive Catholic girls school after it punished the student for posting a Facebook picture of herself reportedly in a bikini, a court sa...

Updated : 2012.03.29 11:52

Passengers overpower crazed Jet Blue pilot

Passengers and crew on a flight from New York to Las Vegas were forced to overpower the pilot Tuesday after he reportedly went berserk in mid-flight. Jet Blue confirmed the unusual incident in a sta...

Updated : 2012.03.28 09:30

Greek police arrest gunman as factory siege ends

THESSALONIKI, Greece,(AFP) - A disgruntled ex-employee gave himself up to Greek police after shooting and wounding his ex-boss and a worker and taking two others hostage Thursday, a police source sai...

Updated : 2012.03.02 10:47

Arrest in US buttocks injections case

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A woman who calls herself the ``Black Madam'' could face charges in the death of a London tourist who received illegal buttocks-enhancement injections last year in a Philadelphia...

Updated : 2012.03.02 10:25

340-ton boulder begins trek to museum

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (UPI) -- The 340-ton granite boulder chosen to be part of a Los Angeles County Museum of Art installation has completed the first 5 miles of its 106-mile journey. Mark Albrecht, pr...

Updated : 2012.03.01 17:56

Nepalese man, 72, claims to be world's shortest

He has never worked outside the home or seen a doctor, and until Wednesday, he had never left his remote mountain village in western Nepal. So 72-year-old Chandra Bahadur Dangi only recently learned ...

Updated : 2012.02.23 09:50