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Egypt archaeologists discover tombs dating back 2,000 years

CAIRO -- Egypt's antiquities ministry says that archaeologists have discovered three tombs dating back more than 2,000 years, from the Ptolemaic Period.

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Ohio teacher lets son sell LSD, allowed teens to use it

SPRINGBORO, Ohio -- An Ohio elementary school teacher faces charges she let her 15-year-old son sell LSD (Lysergic acid diethylamide), also known as acid, and allowed teenagers to use it in her home.

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Couple's arranged marriage turned into 19-year 'love story'

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- David and Elizabeth Weinlick's life together began like a reality TV show, blossomed into two decades out of a romance novel, and now seems destined to end in tragedy.

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China urges US, North Korea to 'hit the brakes' on threats

BEIJING -- China has urged the United States and North Korea to "hit the brakes" on threatening words and work toward a peaceful resolution of their tense standoff created by Pyongyang's recent missile tests and threats to fire them toward Guam.

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BIR files falsification raps vs actor Richard Gutierrez

THE Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) on Thursday, August 17, filed several criminal complaints against actor Richard Gutierrez before the Department of Justice (DOJ) in connection to his and his production company's P38.57 million tax liabilities.

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Man drives himself to hospital with nail in his heart

MILWAUKEE -- A Wisconsin man who doctors said came perilously close to death after accidentally shooting a nail into his heart while working on his house calmly drove himself to the hospital and even parked his pickup truck in the lot before walki

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Families wait in rain to ID lost loved ones in Sierra Leone

FREETOWN, Sierra Leone -- Hawa Stevens spoke through tears of the 28 family members she lost after surging mudslides and floodwaters swept through Sierra Leone's capital, killing hundreds and leaving hundreds more missing.

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Lucky carrot: Alberta woman finds mother-in-law's lost ring

CAMROSE, Alberta -- A Canadian woman, who lost her engagement ring 13 years ago while weeding her garden on the family farm, is wearing it proudly again after her daughter-in-law pulled it from the ground on a misshapen carrot.

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