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In recent decades, New Jersey has turned from presidential swing state into a Democratic stronghold
Lon Snowden expresses gratitude to Russia and Putin for providing safe haven to the NSA whistleblower
Thousands of people dressed as vampires descended on Tulleys Farm in West Sussex over the weekend for a Guinness World Record attempt.
For the Hedbergs, a family from Sweden visiting New York, the sign at the head of the path that leads down to the ferries to Liberty Island – home to the Statute of Liberty – was more cause for bewilderment than disappointment.
A military jury as unanimously condemned Nidal Malik Hasan to death by legal injection for killing 13 people in a shooting spree at the Fort Hood military base in 2009. This sentence will make Hasan the first member of the US armed forces to be executed by the US military for over 50 years. But who was the last?
The R&B singer violated probation for assaulting Rihanna after being accused of falsifying records
Cobbled alleyways of Pamplona replaced by tracks in California, Florida and Texas
Bruce Forsyth's home village has been crowned the most expensive village in Britain
Injury rules the Ireland prop out of the rest of the tour, with Scotland's Ryan Grant called up as his replacement
Tropical Storm Andrea took aim at Florida's northern Gulf Coast today and was forecast to cut across Georgia and up the US Atlantic coast, the US National Hurricane Center said.
The pert dancer, singer and actress Virginia Gibson brightened several film musicals of the 1950s, notably the classic Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (1954), in which, as one of the brides, she danced in the barn-raising sequence, one of the most exhilarating numbers in movie history, and led the rest of the girls in the song “June Bride”.
A draft bill will break the usual chain of command for sex abuse
Judy Murray names squad for play-off away to Argentina
Police in Virginia have charged a woman with arson as part of an investigation into a spate of suspicious fires that have ravaged a remote corner of the US state in recent months.
A serial arsonist is bringing terror to rural communities on America's eastern seaboard
Michael Adams discusses why his father would have embraced digital photography but snubbed the aggressive stunts of environmental activists