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Latvian Author Of 'Gozi' Virus Pleads Guilty

The computer expert will be sentenced in December but has avoided a 67-year prison term by entering into a plea deal with the US.

Pilot Acccused Of Smuggling $1m In Cocaine

The Bolivian Airforce pilot was held by special anti-drug forces after the huge haul of cocaine was discovered in a small plane.

Telluride Film Review: ‘Heart of a Dog’

Dogs have clearly become an avant-gardist’s best friend. First Jean-Luc Godard delivered a funny 3D valentine to a pooch named Roxy Mieville in “Goodbye to Language,” and now the New York-based musician/performance artist Laurie...

Rescuers try to save blue whale seen tangled in a fishing line off California coast

A blue whale entangled in a fishing line was spotted off the coast of southern California on Friday and rescue workers were determining how to free the massive mammal, officials said. The whale was first seen in the afternoon by...

JP Morgan AMC’s redemption crisis: ‘Don’t liquidate holdings in a hurry’

Investment experts say that the investors should not rush to liquidate their holdings in the two JP Morgan debt schemes that have exposure in Amtek Auto.

Hillary Clinton Paid Public Employee with Private Funds for Work on Private Email for Government Business

Hillary Clinton's campaign claims the Clinton family personally paid Bryan Pagliano, the former State Dept. employee who invoked his Fifth Amendment right not to give testimony incriminating himself, for maintaining the private...

Music-composer Aadesh Shrivastava dies of cancer

Bollywood singer-composer Aadesh Shrivastava who was battling cancer passed away post midnight. He was 51.

Tom Brady posts statement on Facebook

Tom Brady posted a statement on Facebook on Friday night, a day after U.S. District Judge Richard M. Berman vacated the New England quarterback's four-game suspension in the "Deflategate" scandal.Brady and the defending Super...

Kim Davis’ anti-gay lawyer won’t say whether Christian clerks can refuse to issue divorce certificates

Mat Staver, the Christian radio host who is also representing Kentucky county clerk Kim Davis, could not say on Friday whether “Christian conscience” could legally preclude someone in his client’s position from certifying...

No. 4 Baylor plenty of offense in 56-21 opener at SMU

DALLAS (AP) — Seth Russell threw for 376 yards with three of his five touchdowns to Jay Lee, and the new starting quarterback also ran for a score as fourth-ranked Baylor finally got back on the field with 56-21 victory at SMU on...

At West Point, Annual Pillow Fight Becomes Weaponized

For generations, freshmen cadets at the United States Military Academy have marked the end of a grueling summer of training with a huge nighttime pillow fight that is billed as a harmless way to blow off steam and build class...

Wildfires take toll on hunting season

SPOKANE, Wash. -- Wildfires have burned almost one million acres in Washington, leaving destruction in its wake. One of lesser known impacts of the fires is the toll on the hunting season.         

Taylor's pinch-hit HR lifts Nationals over Braves, 5-2 in 10

WASHINGTON (AP) — Michael Taylor had a pinch-hit three-run homer in the bottom of the 10th inning to lift the Washington Nationals to a 5-2 win over the Atlanta Braves on Friday night.Bryce Harper, who hit his 32nd homer in the...

Life Coach Says Texas Deputy’s Murder ‘Is What Justice Looks Like’

Another patently offensive reference to the cold blood execution of Texas Deputy Darren Goforth: a “life coach” in Florida, named Jaxi West, said the murder “is what justice looks like.”

US Open sidelines

New York (AFP) - US Open sidelines on the fifth day of the 2015 tournament at Flushing Meadows:Who's saying what"I really liked accounting."- Venus Williams, on completing a business degree."Venus, can I have your towel?"- Fan...