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Costa Rica Accidentally Legalizes Gay Marriage

On Monday, Costa Rican lawmakers passed a bill that concerned various social services for young people. On Tuesday, they woke up to the realization …

LGBTQI

Florida Woman Assaults Officer With Unwanted Kiss on Nose

After being called to a house on a report of a disturbance last Saturday, a Florida woman kissed a police officer on his nose (against his …

Crime

Fireworks Shot into Crowd Injure 28

An accidental fireworks explosion in Simi Valley, California sent 20 people to the hospital and injured eight more, leading a bomb squad to removed …

Johnny Depp Is a Fan of Here Comes Honey Boo Boo

<b>Johnny Depp</b> is Honey Boo Boo's biggest fan! <i>The Lone Ranger</i> actor, 50, admitted his guilty pleasure is watching the TLC reality series, <i>Here Comes</i> …

Deflated hot air balloon lands on California highway

A high school student used his cellphone camera to capture a partially deflated hot-air balloon descent onto a California highway median.

KLG and Hoda debate: Double standard for Deen and other celebrities with scandals? - TODAY.com

Alec Baldwin used a gay slur to describe a reporter. Jennifer Lopez performed for a dictator.<p>NBC NewsWire / Today<p>Paula Deen appeared on the TODAY show to address all the controversy surrounding her.<p>As the controversy surrounding Paula Deen continued to unfurl over the last week, other celebrities …

'Price Is Right' is doing an all-Plinko episode - TODAY.com

Today<p>Contestants play Plinko as show host Drew Carey and model Manuela Arbelaez watch from the floor.<p>Plink! Plink! Plink! Plinko! The popular "Price Is Right" game is celebrating its 30th anniversary this fall, and to mark the occasion, the game show is devoting an entire episode to it in September.<p>…

Parasail wing breaks free, girls crash into condo

In this viral video, two teenage girls wearing a tandem harness are seen floating through the air after their parasail wing broke loose from their boat, sending them into the side of a condo.

Patriots offer to replace Hernandez jerseys

As former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez is held without bail, accused of murder, the Patriots are offering fans the option to trade in their Hernandez jerseys for new jerseys of players who will be on the team in the fall. NBC’s Stephanie Gosk reports.

Do you suffer from ‘bitchy resting face’?

A comedic video that discusses the perils of “bitchy resting face” has gone viral, earning over 2 million hits on YouTube and a mention by actress Anna Paquin. The creator and star of the video, Taylor Orci, chats about what inspired her to talk about the phenomenon.

Girl who got new lungs set for more surgery

A 10-year-old girl who got adult lungs after her parents sued to change national transplant rules is set for more surgery to repair her diaphragm.<p>Sarah Murnaghan is scheduled to have the latest procedure at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia at 10 a.m. Tuesday. That's according to a post on the …

Medicine

Johnny Depp plants three kisses on Jimmy Kimmel - TODAY.com

Johnny Depp fans probably dream about the chance to steal a single kiss from the handsome leading man. Jimmy Kimmel managed to get three from the actor Monday night.<p>After welcoming Depp to the stage on "Jimmy Kimmel Live," the host informed his guest that a line of women was at the studio that …

Deen lawsuit is not about the N-word, accuser says

The woman who sued Paula Deen, bringing to light revelations that have seriously hurt the celeb chef's business empire, said Monday that her “lawsuit has never been about the N-word.”<p>In a statement to TODAY.com, Lisa Jackson said that the real purpose of her lawsuit was “to address Ms. Deen’s …

Suspect in nanny-cam beating pleads not guilty

A man is suspected to have broken into a suburban New Jersey home and beaten a woman for 10 minutes while her 3-year-old daughter watched. The man then is alleged to have robbed the woman’s home, taking off with her wedding rings and her purse.<p>And most of it, including parts where the women is …

Lucky! Woman survives fall onto subway tracks

A woman is lucky to be alive this morning after falling onto subway tracks in Prague as a train pulled in.

Mom of tot taken hostage at Wal-Mart: I begged for her life

A mom's routine grocery trip turned into a harrowing ordeal after one of her girls was taken hostage in a deadly standoff.<p>“I was literally begging for my daughter’s life,” said Alicia Keating, whose recent trip to an Oklahoma Wal-Mart was captured by the store’s surveillance video.<p>While Keating's …

Ariel Castro deemed mentally fit to stand trial, denied access to 6-year-old daughter

The Cleveland man who allegedly kidnapped and held captive three women in his basement for more than a decade has been deemed mentally fit to stand trial.<p>A judge said during a hearing Wednesday morning that an examination found that 52-year-old Ariel Castro is mentally able to understand the …

Teen charged, held for months over 'terroristic' Facebook threat

Nearly five months after he was charged with making a terroristic threat on Facebook, a Texas teen remains in jail while his father worries constantly about his son’s safety.<p>“He’s scared for his life, and I’m scared for his life," Jack Carter told TODAY. "And every minute he’s in there is just …

28 injured as fireworks detonate into crowd

During a July Fourth fireworks show in Simi Valley, Calif., Thursday night, fireworks accidentally detonated into a crowd of spectators, injuring 28 people. NBC’s John Yang reports.

Paula Deen axes longtime agent after fallout

Celebrity cook Paula Deen has fired her agent, Barry Weiner, after her falling out with several business partners in the wake of controversy over her acknowledged use of racial slurs in the past.

Paula Deen splits with long-time agent after racial slur controversy

Paula Deen has cut ties with the agent who helped launch her massive celebrity chef enterprise after her recent admission of using racial slurs in the past launched a chain reaction of controversy.<p>Deen thanked New York agent Barry Weiner for his work but gave no reason for her decision in a …

Dozens injured after Fourth of July firework show goes awry in California

A Fourth of July celebration turned tragic in Southern California on Thursday night when fireworks shot into a crowd of as many as 10,000 people in what authorities said appears to have be an accident, injuring nearly three dozen people.<p>The chaotic scene in Simi Valley, Calif., was caused by an …

Warning Signs: The 7 Symptoms You Should Not Ignore

7 Warning Signs You Should Not Ignore<p>Learn what health symptoms your body has that are warning signs you should take note of<p>iStockphoto/Thinkstock<p>A few days after Melissa Daly broke her ankle, the calf above it became tender. Within a week, her foot was dark purple. She saw her doctor, who …

The Best Ab Workouts for Women: Get Six Pack Abs in Weeks

Exercise 1 Stability Ball Pelvic Tilt Crunch<p>Grab a 5- to 10-pound medicine ball. Lie faceup on a stability ball with back and head pressed into the ball, your feet together on the floor, and the medicine ball positioned against your chest <b>(A)</b>. Brace your abs and crunch up until your shoulders are …

Sculpt a Better Butt

Exercise 1 Facedown Hip External Rotation<p>Don't let the look of this one fool you: It is one of the most challenging and effective moves for targeting your external hip muscles, which have a major impact on your glutes.<p><b>Do It:</b> Lie facedown on the floor with your arms folded under your head, legs …

5 Health Hazards Linked to Lack of Sleep

Beyond leaving you drowsy and irritable, sleepless nights can take a serious toll on your physical and mental health.<p>"We know sleep is a critical …

Yoga For Anger: 3 Moves To Help You Calm Down

<i>By JC Peter for Spirituality & Health Magazine</i><p>Anger: We all know it, many of us well. But at a yoga party, it would be <i>gauche</i> to bring up the raging intensity sitting in your gut. We’re all focusing on the positive here, right?<p>Not exactly. Yoga is, in part, a practice for life. It’s natural and …

4 Reasons to Swap Regret Over Your Breakup for Excitement

If you've recently experienced a relationship breakup, <i>regret</i> is one of the many emotions you might be experiencing. But regret is usually just a form of temporary and needless pain. Here are a few perspectives to make the end of your relationship an <i>exciting</i> and bright start to a new beginning for …

H7N9 Bird Flu: Why Cases Arose So Quickly

By: Rachael Rettner, Senior Writer<p>Published: 07/03/2013 01:05 PM EDT on LiveScience<p>The H7N9 bird flu virus appears to be particularly well adapted to jump from birds to people, a new study from China finds.<p>In the study, the H7N9 virus was able to bind to receptors on both human and bird cells. …