Frances Cordoba

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The newlyweds with no country to call home

Tying the knot was easy. Making it simple for your spouse to stay — not so much.<p>When I left Britain to start a job in Singapore, all I took with me was a rucksack. I didn’t expect to be away for all that long; just enough time to pay off some debts and get the necessary experience to open a few …

D.C. mansion where four were murdered is up for sale

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The red brick mansion in which a wealthy D.C. family and their housekeeper were held hostage, tortured and murdered this past spring is now up for sale.<p>On May 14, the bodies of businessman and philanthropist Savvas Savopoulos; his wife, Amy; their 10-year-old son, Philip; and …

Flirt now, or hold your peace: Another dating app has begun expiring new matches after 24 hours of silence

Tinder took a big, clumsy swing at the dating industry three years ago and won, luring millions of new users into the world of online dating. Hearts were broken. Men ran wild. Then, agile, enterprising competitors came in to pick up the pieces. They offer people what Tinder, the “hookup app,” can’t …

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AP: Officer sex cases plagued by lax supervision, policies

WEST SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — As darkness falls, the most tattered section of this town's main drag feels more desperate with each passing hour. Under the cover of night, a slow but steady flow of wandering souls emerges — addicts, prostitutes, drifters. Sergio Alvarez knew the pickings were …

Vintage Adverts Featuring Demonic Children & Evil Teens

Whether by choice or design, the following collection of vintage adverts from The Advertising Archives come complete with numerous demonic looking …

Fake Guns Are Confiscated at London's MCM Comic Con

LONDON — Fake guns were confiscated from costume-clad enthusiasts before they entered London's MCM Comic Con over the weekend due to Britain's strict firearms laws.<p>Many of the 130,000 people who attended the three-day convention brought imitation weapons. But while blasters, battle axes and other …

Former St. Louis Prosecutor Admits To Covering Up Brutal Police Beating Of A Suspect

“An officer of the court allowed her friendship with a police officer to eclipse her public obligation to uphold justice."<p>A former St. Louis prosecutor covered up a vicious beating of a handcuffed suspect last year by a veteran cop with the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department that included the …

Up to 10,000 guns seized from South Carolina home, sheriff says

<b>(CNN) —</b> It started with a tip to authorities and ended with a raid at a South Carolina home, where investigators found thousands of weapons stashed inside.<p>Now 51-year-old Brent Nicholson is behind bars on charges of possession of stolen property. And authorities are sifting through between 8,000 …

Guns

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Obama wants nationwide gun laws to fill in gaps left by local efforts

One evening in late August not three blocks from President Obama's Chicago home, someone in a passing car pulled up to a silver Volkswagen and fired several shots through the driver's side window, killing the driver, execution-style.<p>The suspected gang shooting happened close to a playground, an …

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