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Friday, Aug 29, 2014 at 06:55 AM EDT

Joan Rivers "Resting Comfortably" at NYC Hospital

Joan Rivers "Resting Comfortably" at NYC Hospital

Comedian Joan Rivers was taken to a Manhattan hospital after she stopped breathing while having throat surgery at a clinic in the city Thursday morning, multiple sources familiar with the situation say.

Thursday, Aug 28, 2014 at 11:34 AM EDT

Human Skull Donated to Texas Thrift Store

Human Skull Donated to Texas Thrift Store

Police asked for the public's help to locate whoever donated a human skull to an Austin, Texas, thrift store. Homicide Detective Derek Israel said Wednesday that foul play was not suspected in the...

Friday, Aug 29, 2014 at 07:06 AM EDT

Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt Secretly Wed in France

Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt Secretly Wed in France

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt were married Saturday in France, a spokesman for the couple said, The Associated Press reported.

Thursday, Aug 28, 2014 at 03:19 PM EDT

NJ Amusement Park Plans Looping Coaster

NJ Amusement Park Plans Looping Coaster

New Jersey's Six Flags Great Adventure plans to build a new roller coaster for 2015.

Thursday, Aug 28, 2014 at 08:10 AM EDT

Cards Against Humanity Creator Designs New Card Game

Cards Against Humanity Creator Designs New Card Game

One of the creators of Cards Against Humanity has come up with a new card game.

Thursday, Aug 28, 2014 at 12:20 PM EDT

Young Jeezy Pleads Not Guilty to AK-47 Charge

Young Jeezy Pleads Not Guilty to AK-47 Charge

Platinum-selling rapper Young Jeezy has pleaded not guilty to possessing an illegal AK-47 assault weapon during an investigation into a fatal shooting at a rap concert, California prosecutors

Thursday, Aug 28, 2014 at 03:41 PM EDT

College Bets $10M on Underprivileged Students

College Bets $10M on Underprivileged Students

On the second day of class at Reading Senior High School, teacher Eric Knorr directs his students' attention to the banners hanging on the wall. Syracuse. Temple. Brown. Penn

Thursday, Aug 28, 2014 at 03:01 PM EDT

Zara Pulls Shirt Resembling Jewish Holocaust Clothing

Zara Pulls Shirt Resembling Jewish Holocaust Clothing

Spanish fashion retailer Inditex, the owner of Zara, said Wednesday it has withdrawn a children's shirt that triggered an outcry from people who said it was reminiscent of the clothes Jews were made to wear...

Thursday, Aug 28, 2014 at 09:03 AM EDT

Calling "Friends" Fans: Central Perk Coming to NYC

Calling "Friends" Fans: Central Perk Coming to NYC

If you were hunting for a Manhattan coffee shop to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the premiere of “Friends,” you needn't search any longer.

Thursday, Aug 28, 2014 at 04:39 AM EDT

Hello Kitty Isn't a Cat

Hello Kitty Isn't a Cat

"She's a cartoon character. She is a little girl. She is a friend. But she is not a cat," University of Hawaii anthropologist Christine R.Yano told the LA Times.

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