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Diren Dede, a 17-year-old German exchange student, was fatally shot in the h...
More than 30 states have laws that allow people to use deadly force if they have a reasonable fear for their life or property. But this week, a Montana jury said that type of law has its limits,...
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Researchers at the University of Oxford have been looking for a link between...
Here's an experiment: take a bite of whatever food you have nearby and listen to some music, something with high notes. Now, take another bite, but listen to something with low notes.Notice anything?...
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Martini on the bar...
If the bars of Los Angeles could talk, they'd have an awful lot of tales to tell — old Hollywood was full of famously hard drinkers. And while LA's watering holes are keeping their secrets, one...
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