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Florida man charged with murdering son to play video games

A Florida man annoyed that his 16-month-old crying son was preventing him from playing video games suffocated the toddler, police said on Friday.

International

Powerful 7.2 magnitude earthquake rattles Mexico

A powerful earthquake struck Mexico Friday, shaking buildings and sending people running into the street, although there were no reports of major damage.

International

Captain of capsized South Korean ferry abandoned ship

Investigations focused on possible negligence in the South Korean ferry accident and issued arrest warrants for the captain and other crew members.

News

OMG! Exercise can make skin (and butt) look DECADES younger, report

A moderate exercise regime can turn back time and actually reverse the skin’s aging process, according to new research. The […]

News

Mets mascot Mr. Met target of Bill Clinton Secret Service agents

Mets mascot Mr. Met has told how he ended up in the crosshairs of a Secret Service sniper rifle. The […]

Local

Oval oasis: Summer of fun kicks off this weekend at Eakins Oval

A bold partnership between the Fairmount Park Conservancy and the city's Parks and Recreation Department is kicking off this weekend with family activities re-activating this unused public space.

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