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Hong Kong tycoon rescinds £80 million dowry for lesbian daughter

Hong Kong businessman withdraws £80 million 'marriage bounty' for gay daughter after her heartfelt open letter – but refuses to accept partner<p>A Hong Kong tycoon has withdrawn his £80 million "marriage bounty" to find his lesbian daughter a male suitor after she <b>defended her sexuality in a heartfelt</b> …

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Hackers hit Yahoo email accounts, steal passwords

Usernames and passwords of some of Yahoo's email customers have been stolen and used to gather personal information about people those Yahoo mail users have recently corresponded with, the company said Thursday.<p>Yahoo didn't say how many accounts have been affected. Yahoo is the second-largest email …

Exclusive: Amanda Knox 'Couldn't Believe What I Was Hearing'

A clearly emotional Amanda Knox said in an exclusive interview with "Good Morning America" this morning that she "couldn't believe what I was …

Justice Dept. Wants to Find Low-Level Drug Offenders It Can Rescue from Jail

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>The Department of Justice is instructing lawyers to seek out and advise low-level drug offenders …

Dennis Rodman: ‘I’m Not a Traitor’

Former NBA star Dennis Rodman offered a sort-of apology for his antics during recent trips to North Korea on Friday, in a wide-ranging CNN interview …

Last Cars Towed In Atlanta; Ice Is Gone, Traffic Is Moving

Georgia state troopers finished towing vehicles off Atlanta-area interstates early Friday morning, and three days after ice-covered roads forced thousands of drivers to abandon their cars, traffic is finally flowing freely, according to <i>The Atlanta Journal-Constitution</i>.<p>More than 2,000 vehicles had …

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Super Bowl's free military flyover

The Defense Department is playing a major role in Sunday’s Super Bowl with air defense, ground troops, a flyover and other contributions, it said Friday.<p>F-16 fighters will patrol a temporary flight restriction zone over New Jersey’s MetLife Stadium, said Col. Steve Warren. National Guardsmen will …

More Republicans Push For Fixing, Not Repealing, Obamacare

A rift is growing between Tea Party activists and other Republicans over health care.<p>Some influential conservatives are now saying the Affordable Care Act is too entrenched to repeal.<p>Take the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, an influential business lobbying group. When the ACA passed in 2010, the chamber …

Prosecutors say ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez talked in code about case

Former New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez used "coded messages" to communicate about his murder case in jailhouse phone calls, Massachusetts prosecutors said in a request for access to recordings of his calls.<p>In the calls, Hernandez discussed the murder of Odin Lloyd, including his "belief about …

Florida woman, 81, arrested for allegedly feeding bears, threatening officers

An 81-year-old Florida woman arrested last year for allegedly feeding bears was again arrested this week on suspicion of violating her probation by illegally feeding wildlife and threatening to kill a law enforcement officer.<p>Mary Musselman, of Sebring, was arrested Wednesday by Florida Fish and …

A sense of loss as NBC's 'Tonight Show' ends its Leno and Burbank eras

The sign advertising his show still looms over the<p>NBCparking lot, and for a few more days throngs of fans will crowd the studio gates in Burbank before tapings. ButJay Lenosays he's ready to leave — and this time, he says he really means it.<p>After more than 40 years,<p>"The Tonight Show"is leaving …

Missouri Executed This Man While His Appeal Was Pending in Court

Herbert Smulls was pronounced dead four minutes before the justices in Washington denied his final stay. Did Missouri officials breach their ethical duties by permitting this to happen?<p>It is 2014, not 1964 or 1914, and yet on Wednesday night a black man in Missouri, a black man convicted by an …

Amanda Knox Found Guilty Again: Why the Court Could Be (Sort of) Right

The latest verdict from an Italian Appeals court finding Amanda Knox and her then boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito guilty of murdering her roommate …

Cruise virus outbreak one of worst in 20 years, CDC says

Federal health officials confirmed on Friday that norovirus was the culprit that sickened nearly 700 people on a cruise ship this week, and said it was one of the biggest norovirus outbreaks in 20 years.<p>But the source of the outbreak on the Royal Caribbean ship Explorer of the Seas, which returned …

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Katie Couric to Marry John Molner This Summer

Wedding bells will soon be ringing for Katie Couric!<p>The veteran journalist and talk-show host has revealed when she will tie the knot with her …

Jimi Hendrix Biopic Starring André 3000 Among SXSW 2014 Films

Following its premiere at the Toronto Film Festival last September, <i>All Is By My Side</i> – the Jimi Hendrix biopic starring Outkast‘s André 3000 as the …

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Jesse Eisenberg Cast As Lex Luthor in Upcoming Superman-Batman Movie?!

It’s not that shocking, actually, if you consider Eisenberg’s turn as Mark Zuckerberg in The Social Network.<p>Few upcoming movies have garnered as much …

Get the Look: A Colorful, Laid-Back Kitchen With Tropical Spirit

This Vero Beach, Florida, kitchen by Tom Scheerer is a cheerful, tropical-inspired design.<p>The Moorish-patterned yellow-and-white tiles create a vibrant — and practical — wall surface. Open cabinetry backed in beadboard that's painted a soft, pale blue enhances the room's light, airy feel. The cool …

72 Kitchens That'll Make You Want To Redo Yours

You've been dreaming of that custom backsplash forever. Now's the time.<p>The kitchen is probably the most used room in your house, so you want it to be a space you enjoy spending time in. From country casual to sleek and modern — and everything in between — we've got all the kitchen inspiration you …

40 Bedroom Colors That Will Make You Wake Up Happier

Because beige is no way to start the day.<p>These take-notice bedroom color ideas are total mood boosters. Once you've gotten all the inspiration you can here, check out our most stylish bedroom ideas.

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13 Things You Need To Know About Concussions

Ahead of the Super Bowl, here’s the lowdown on brain damage in sports.<p>In recent years, researchers have only just begun to understand how and why concussions are dangerous, fueling the debate about football safety. Here’s what you need to know.<p>1. There are roughly 1.6 to 3.8 million concussions in …

Scout Leaders Who Toppled Ancient Rock Formation Are Charged

A former Boy Scout leader who toppled an ancient rock formation in Utah's Goblin Valley State Park, and another Scout leader who videotaped the incident, are being charged with criminal mischief.<p>As we reported in October, David Hall filmed Glenn Taylor pushing over a giant, mushroom-shaped …

A Cordoba, The Snowman’s Semi, and a Cherry Bomb: The Car Inspections of the Alabama 24 Hours of LeMons

Here we are in Alabama, for the 24 Hours of LeMons’ first visit to Barber Motorsports Park, and this super-luxe track seems in real danger of having its property values destroyed forever by the collection of heaps and hoopties we’ve dragged onto the premises. We saw quite a few quick-looking (i.e., …

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2014 Toyota Highlander Review: Bigger And Better

Toyota has improved its Highlander for 2014 in significant ways. It is more spacious, more upscale and more dynamic than the model it replaces.<p>This midsize sport utility vehicle has been a hit since it was first introduced as a 2001 model. Toyota sold more than 127,000 Highlanders in 2013, up 26 …

The Highlander, Toyota's popular midsize SUV, is all new for 2014.