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Govt adds 20 species of coral to endangered species list

St. Petersburg - More than a dozen species of corals are the newest addition to the Endangered Species Act, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Announced on Tuesday. The listing of 20 species is the largest Endangered Species Act ruling ever.

Former Lady Gaga aid writing a 'tell-all' book about pop star

Jennifer O'Neill is a former assistant to pop star Lady Gaga who appears to be on her way to being a rich former assistant to pop star Lady Gaga. Atria Books, an imprint of Simon & Schuster, say they will publish a book by O'Neill about Gaga.

World Naked Bike Ride: Nude bike riders protest on city streets

Yes once again the World Naked Bike Ride is hitting the streets of our planet. The WNBR is a political event about the dangers of vehicle emissions and it seeks to raise awareness of sustainable energy issues; it's also a quest for positive body image.

Lawyer of fired Texas cop who shot 93-year-old woman fires back

Officer Stephen Stem shot and killed an armed 93-year-old woman in Hearne, Texas last Tuesday, and days later the city's council voted to fire him. Now Mr. Stem's lawyer has weighed in, noting the circumstances of the shooting weren't taken into account.

New York City joins others with own Internet web address: .nyc

Forget .com or .net or any of the generic web addresses, they're now passe for businesses and other organizations in New York City. As of today New Yorkers can apply to have an '.nyc' web address.

Sasquatch footage? Hiker says video is of a Bigfoot near Squamish

You will have to look at it yourself, but a man called Mr. Lamont uploaded a video to YouTube that he says he believes to be of a Sasquatch, of Bigfoot. The mythical creature hasn't been proven to exist and this video likely won't change that.

South Korea hopes 'air pockets' keeping some in sunken ship alive

It may not be much to hope for but officials leading the efforts to rescue missing ferry passengers, most of them high-school students, are hoping "air pockets" in the sunken ship are keeping some alive. As many as 268 are still missing.

New York governor moves to end breast enhancement ads on subway

The state of New York's governor has taken aim at ads on New York City's subways that seek to drum up boob job business. Gov. Andrew Cuomo had Howard Glaser, his director of state operations, write the Metro Transit Authority about ceasing the ads.

FBI agent cleared after killing man connected to Boston bombers

Media reports say the FBI agent who killed a man while interrogating him on the Boston bombings has been cleared of any wrongdoing. The New York Times said that sources say he was cleared "by a prosecutor in Florida and by an F.B.I. internal review."

Canadian Heart and Stroke survey: Victims return to old habits

A new online poll of heart attack and stroke victims conducted by the Canadian Heart and Stroke Foundation has found that over half of the respondents are not making the changes needed to ensure their health. The reason? Poor motivation.

Justin Bieber back to Canada? Deport Biebs petition hits 100,000

After Canadian singer Justin Bieber's recent shenanigans, arguably his most serious, a petition to deport him appeared on the 'We the People' page of the White House's website. If successful, such a petition can force the government into a response.

Justin Bieber, Usher, holiday in Panama with media in tow

Justin Bieber and his entourage, for this trip including his mentor, Usher and manager Scooter Braun, have decamped to Panama. While the Grammys were on — he was not nominated this year — Bieber and co. were on a Panamanian beach.

Elton John denounces Russia's anti-gay laws on his website

Superstar pop singer Elton John has struck out at Russia's anti-gay laws. On his website Wednesday the openly gay singer called the laws "vicious homophobia" that have "given extremists the cover to abuse people’s basic human rights.”

U.S. school drops sexual harassment charges against 6-year-old

The Colorado school system has decided to drop its charges of sexual harassment against Hunter Yelton. The boy was suspended from school and charged with sexual harassment for kissing a girl in his class on the hand. He's all of 6.

Worldwide chiropractic events in October

World Spine Day events have concluded. National Chiropractic Week in Italy ends tomorrow and October is National Chiropractic Month in the United States.

New Justin Bieber film 'Believe' set for release at Christmas

'Believe', a follow-up to Justin Bieber's 2011 hit documentary, 'Justin Bieber: Never Say Never,' is set for release at Christmas, his manger said Sunday. Like that first film, 'Believe' was directed by Jon M. Chu.

Homeless man's reward for good deed grows — $141,172 and counting

The return for a Boston homeless man, Glen James on his act of honesty keeps growing. James turned in a backpack he found with $42,000 in it and another man, impressed by the deed, set up a donation website for him.

Health watchdog charges dementia patient's face bitten by mice

A group in the Canadian province of Alberta is claiming that the wounds on a dementia patient's face at a care home in Lethbridge, Alta. are a result of being bitten by mice. The owners of the St. Therese Villa claim the wounds are from a virus.

New Apple iPhone 5S and 5C may be in demand, on market Sept. 20

Apple's two newest products, the iPhone 5S and the cheaper iPhone 5C, will be available on September 20 and the 5C can already be pre-ordered. They'll be no pre-ordering of the 5S, however.

Young man killed by his own toy remote-controlled helicopter

A 19-year-old New York man died Thursday after being struck in the head by the remote-controlled toy helicopter he was flying in a park. The blades of the flying toy took off a portion of his head.
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