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High School Student Dies After Classmate Allegedly Stabs Her For Refusing His Invitation To Prom

Milford Police have confirmed that a female student who was allegedly stabbed this morning for rejecting her attacker's invitation to the prom has died from her injuries.<p>Jonathan Law High School in Milford, Connecticut, was on lockdown this morning after sources told local news that a student had …

Now a 'Pollen Vortex'? Wild Weather May Mean Allergy Nightmare

If the constant cold weren’t enough, a brutal winter has many speculating that the polar vortex will be replaced by a “pollen vortex,” leaving allergy sufferers sniffling and miserable.<p>Alesia Kotek is ready for the worst. She and her 13-year-old daughter Caitlin share allergies to grass and trees — …

Weather

Murder Charges Dropped Against Pakistani Toddler

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With Infamous: Second Son, Sony Has A Console Selling Exclusive

The console wars are in full swing, and Microsoft gave gamers a lot to get excited about with the launch of Titanfall last month. Sony fired back with its own high-profile console exclusive launch last week, and it’s a fan favorite that’s sure to get PlayStation gamers excited. Infamous: Second Son …

Johnny Depp confirms engagement to actress Amber Heard | Reuters

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Actor Johnny Depp is engaged to marry actress Amber Heard, who he calls “a Southern belle and sweet as can be and very good for me” in an interview with NBC’s “Today” show to air on Friday.<p>Actor Johnny Depp gestures during a promotional event of his new movie …

Breaking Bad's Bryan Cranston to Unveil ‘Secrets and Lies’ in Book

Bryan Cranston is also the one who knocks, apparently. The actor behind Breaking Bad’s notorious protagonist Walter White is prepared to disclose …

Ed Sheeran Serenades Teenage Fan Battling Cystic Fibrosis Minutes Before Her Death

Singer Ed Sheeran helped to fulfill Triona Priestley’s final wish on Sunday, serenading the Dublin teen over the phone.<p>Priestley, who had been …

Ed Sheeran

1,300-year-old Egyptian mummy had tattoo of Archangel Michael

A mummy of an Egyptian woman dating back to 700 A.D. has been scanned and stripped to reveal a tattoo on her thigh that displays the name of the biblical archangel Michael.<p>The discovery, announced by researchers at the British Museum over the weekend, was made during a research project that used …

Vatican removes Germany's 'bishop of bling'

The Vatican has removed a German bishop because he spent $43m of Church funds on an extravagant residence when Pope Francis was preaching austerity.<p>Announcing the decision on Wednesday, the Vatican said the atmosphere in the diocese of Limburg had become such that Bishop Franz-Peter Tebartz-van …

Mila and Ashton: Inside Their Lives as Parents-to-Be

They kept their pregnancy news under wraps but not their love.<p>Since Mila Kunis, 30, and Ashton Kutcher, 36, took their romance public in 2012, …

Ashton Kutcher

Gwyneth Paltrow, Chris Martin Split: Couple Separate After 11 Years Of Marriage

After 11 years of marriage Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin are calling it quits.<p>On Tuesday, March 25, the superstar couple announced their decision to separate on the actress' lifestyle website Goop:<p>It is with hearts full of sadness that we have decided to separate. We have been working hard for …

Deaf Man Allegedly Beaten, Tasered By Police After Trying To Use Sign Language

Police officers in Southern California are under fire for allegations that they beat, shocked and arrested a deaf man who was trying to use sign language to communicate with them.<p>Jonathan Meister, a deaf and non-verbal resident of Manhattan Beach, Calif., claims that the Hawthorne Police Department …

Jesse Eisenberg as Lex Luthor Fan Art

Employees Are More Productive When They Can Tweet

Though it may seem counterintuitive, giving employees time to play around on their smartphones every day could actually benefit businesses, new …

Split verdict in Florida loud-music slaying case

A jury in Florida returned a split verdict in the case of Michael Dunn, accused of killing an unarmed teenager in a dispute over loud music — a decision that will put the software engineer in prison for the rest of his life but leaves unanswered lingering questions about race, guns and self-defense …