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Allie Carter of Avilla, Indiana, was wounded during a waterfowl hunt
After the teen's arrest, police say he also bit an officer's calf
The study by Indiana University scientists is the first to show the female body's immune system prepares for pregnancy because of sexual activity
There are many inventive ways of earning a quick buck – but selling brains on eBay is perhaps a little too innovative.
More than half of young adults have engaged in 'unwanted but consensual sexting with a committed partner'
Women Behind Bars with Trevor McDonald, ITV
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Darryl See was hit by a Chicago-bound train as he walked along the tracks east of Michigan City
The last state in the 2012 presidential race has been called, with Florida going narrowly to President Obama.
Dick McBride was a poet of the Beat Generation who acted as a literary bridge between the United States and Britain, bringing the writings and spirit of the Beats to this country. In books and in performances of his own works and those of fellow writers, he sought to broaden awareness of the poets who had made such an impact on American writing.
When Bill Buckley, the late and legendary conservative writer, founded the National Review in 1955, he said he wanted it to "stand athwart History, yelling Stop!". His successors at the magazine have today published an editorial in which they defend Richard Mourdock, the Republican nominee from Indiana, said this week: “I struggled with it myself for a long time, but I came to realize that life is that gift from God. And, I think, even when life begins in that horrible situation of rape, that it is something that God intended to happen.”
An "outrageous and demeaning" comment by a Republican Party candidate for the US Senate has again dragged the party into the mire over women's rights.
A team of geeks has devoted 5,000 man hours over six months to building a van-sized contraption designed to do nothing more complicated than pop a single balloon. Because, well, why not?
Huge twister kills family but scoops up toddler and dumps her – alive – in a field near her home
Powerful storms stretching from the US Gulf Coast to the Great Lakes in the north wrecked two small towns and killed at least 28 people as the system tore roofs off schools and homes and damaged a maximum-security prison. It was the second deadly tornado outbreak this week.
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