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Potential for more oil found in British waters
Daniel J. GraeberSURREY, England, Sept. 9 (UPI) -- A "very significant" reservoir of oil was uncovered during a pilot program in British waters west of the Shetland Islands, a British-based company said Friday.
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Passengers trapped overnight in cable cars over French Alps rescued
Andrew V. PestanoCHAMONIX, France, Sept. 9 (UPI) -- Local officials said all of the 110 people who were trapped in cable cars 12,000 feet above mountainous terrain in eastern France were rescued early Friday.
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New England Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski not certain Week 1
The Sports Xchange New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski could be on the sideline Sunday night for the first game of the 2016 season against the Arizona Cardinals.
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Teen girl dead after shooting another at Texas high school, police say
Amy R. Connolly and Doug G. WareALPINE, Texas, Sept. 8 (UPI) -- A teenage girl took a gun to a rural high school in west Texas on Thursday and shot another girl before shooting herself, authorities said.
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Eiza Gonzalez on Calvin Harris dating rumors: It's 'private'
Annie MartinLOS ANGELES, Sept. 8 (UPI) -- Eiza Gonzalez addressed Calvin Harris dating rumors after she was spotted arm-in-arm with the DJ following his split from Taylor Swift.
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'Teen Wolf' Season 6 to premiere in November
Annie MartinLOS ANGELES, Sept. 8 (UPI) -- "Teen Wolf" starring Tyler Posey, Dylan O'Brien and Holland Roden will return for a sixth and final season on MTV in November.
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Las Vegas couple mourn pet dog with memorial billboards
Ben HooperLAS VEGAS, Sept. 8 (UPI) -- A Las Vegas couple paid tribute to their recently deceased dog by putting up a pair of billboards thanking the Yorkie for the memories.
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Taraji P. Henson on single motherhood: 'We try to do our best'
Annie MartinLOS ANGELES, Sept. 8 (UPI) -- "Empire" star Taraji P. Henson admitted in the Oct. issue of Redbook that being a single mom to her 22-year-old son, Marcell Johnson, hasn't been easy.
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Calvin Harris on Taylor Swift split: 'All hell broke loose'
Annie MartinLOS ANGELES, Sept. 8 (UPI) -- Calvin Harris reflected on the media frenzy surrounding his breakup with Taylor Swift in the October issue of British GQ magazine.
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Beverly House seeks $195 million in the wake of record Playboy Mansion sale
On the heels of the record-setting sale of the Playboy Mansion, another storied Westside is ready to up the ante. Attorney-businessman Leonard M. Ross has listed his Beverly Hills home back on the market for $195 million — a $30 million uptick in price from when it was last publicly listed for...
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Notre Dame will go with DeShone Kizer alone at QB
The Sports Xchange Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly ended months of speculation Wednesday by naming junior DeShone Kizer the team's starting quarterback.
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Art Briles apologizes for Baylor missteps
The Sports Xchange A remorseful Art Briles apologized Wednesday for his actions or lack thereof during a sexual-assault scandal.
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Elizabeth Gilbert comes out, announces love for best friend: 'I love her and she loves me'
Sarah MuléNEW YORK, Sept. 8 (UPI) -- "Eat, Pray, Love" author Elizabeth Gilbert announced on Facebook that she and her best friend, Rayya Elias, have entered into a romantic relationship.
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Yolanda Hadid defends daughter Bella's Nike ads
Annie MartinLOS ANGELES, Nov. 18 (UPI) -- "Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" alum Yolanda Hadid responded to figure skater Meryl Davis criticizing daughter Bella Hadid's campaign for Nike.
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Mother and daughter baffled by dead deer in shopping cart inside Walmart
Ben HooperSHORT PUMP, Va., Nov. 18 (UPI) -- A Virginia mother and daughter on a trip to the store captured photos of an unusual sight even by Walmart standards -- a gutted deer carcass in a shopping cart.
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'Bachelor' Sean Lowe, Catherine Giudici celebrate fourth anniversary
Annie MartinDALLAS, Nov. 18 (UPI) -- "Bachelor" Season 17 couple Sean Lowe and Catherine Giudici marked the fourth anniversary of their engagement by sharing sweet posts on Instagram.
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Diaphragm may have evolved 50 million years earlier than previously thought
Brooks HaysBONN, Germany, Nov. 18 (UPI) -- New analysis suggests the diaphragm -- the muscle, unique to mammals, that drives respiration -- evolved 50 million years earlier than previously thought.
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Peta Murgatroyd shares revealing baby bump photo
Annie MartinLOS ANGELES, Nov. 18 (UPI) -- "Dancing with the Stars" pro Peta Murgatroyd posted a selfie at 33 weeks pregnant after announcing she's expecting with fiancé Maksim Chmerkovskiy.
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Texas woman attempts to grow world's longest nails
Daniel UriaHOUSTON, Nov. 18 (UPI) -- A Texas woman who has been growing her nails for more than two decades hopes they will one day be the world's longest.
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Tesla's 'instant acceleration' saves stopped car from being rear-ended
Ben HooperRALEIGH, N.C., Nov. 18 (UPI) -- A Tesla driver in North Carolina shared dashcam footage of how his vehicle's "instant acceleration" feature saved him from being rear-ended.
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Kanye West says he would've voted for Donald Trump in latest concert rant
Wade SheridanSAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 18 (UPI) -- Kanye West has shared during a recent concert in San Jose that if he voted, he would have cast his ballot in favor of Donald Trump.
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Cat alerts Australian man to venomous snake hiding in his shoe
Ben HooperOLDBURY, Australia, Nov. 17 (UPI) -- A Western Australia man said his cat tipped him off to the presence of a venomous snake in his shoe just as he was about to put it on his foot.
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Haylie Duff on Hilary dating Jason Walsh: 'I think she's really happy'
Annie MartinLOS ANGELES, Nov. 17 (UPI) -- Haylie Duff said she's thrilled to see sister Hilary Duff find love with Jason Walsh following the "Younger" star's divorce from Mike Comrie.
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Police search for statue bear-napped from Russell Stover factory
Ben HooperABILENE, Kan., Nov. 17 (UPI) -- Police in Kansas are on the hunt for a particular sweet stolen landmark -- a statue of a candy bear outside the Russell Stover factory.
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Emily Ratajkowski posts topless photos on Instagram
Annie MartinCANCUN, Mexico, Nov. 17 (UPI) -- "Blurred Lines" music video star Emily Ratajkowski shared a series of revealing posts while vacationing with friends in Cancun, Mexico.
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Woman mauled by bear in Maryland driveway
Ed AdamczykMIDDLETOWN , Md., Nov. 17 (UPI) -- A woman is recovering from injuries after she was attacked by a bear in a driveway in northern Maryland, police said.
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GE, Maersk team up on drilling technology
Daniel J. GraeberSAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 17 (UPI) -- A new data-driven drilling program could increase the productivity of operations for Danish company Maersk, a marine division of GE announced.
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Domino's tests drone delivery of pizza in New Zealand
Stephen FellerWHANGAPARAOA, New Zealand, Nov. 17 (UPI) -- The days of lost pizza delivery people are almost over -- Domino's successfully delivered a pair of pies to a suburban New Zealand couple using a drone.
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Donald Trump questions police officer's thinking in Tulsa shooting
Eric DuVallCLEVELAND, Sept. 21 (UPI) -- Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, speaking to black pastors, said a white police officer choked and fatally shot an unarmed black man.
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FX renews 'Atlanta,' 'Better Things' for second seasons
Wade SheridanLOS ANGELES, Sept. 21 (UPI) -- FX has renewed two of their newest series', "Atlanta" and "Better Things" for second seasons.
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The Weeknd debuts short hair on new album cover
Annie MartinLOS ANGELES, Sept. 21 (UPI) -- The Weeknd announced his fourth studio album, "Starboy," on social media and revealed a short new haircut on the record cover.
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Adrienne Bailon: I never cheated on Rob Kardashian
Annie MartinLOS ANGELES, Sept. 21 (UPI) -- Adrienne Bailon denied she was unfaithful to Rob Kardashian after the reality star brought up a cheating ex-girlfriend on "Rob & Chyna."
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Maksim Chmerkovskiy: Peta Murgatroyd is an 'independent' mom-to-be
Annie MartinLOS ANGELES, Sept. 21 (UPI) -- "Dancing with the Stars" pro Maksim Chmerkovskiy gave an update on pregnant fiancée Peta Murgatroyd following Monday's episode.
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Ball python removed from Chicago woman's shower was fourth snake in recent weeks
Ben HooperCHICAGO, Sept. 21 (UPI) -- A 3-foot python that shocked a Chicago woman when it turned up coiled around her shower curtain rail was the fourth snake recently found in the abode.
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Actress Viola Davis buys a Toluca Lake estate where she can get away
Actress Viola Davis, who won an Emmy last year for her leading role on “How to Get Away with Murder,” has bought a home in Toluca Lake for $5.7 million, The Times has confirmed. Completed last year, the European-inspired two-story sits behind fences on nearly half an acre of grounds. A colorful...
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Bella Thorne spotted kissing 'Teen Wolf' star Tyler Posey
Annie MartinLOS ANGELES, Sept. 19 (UPI) -- Former Disney Channel star Bella Thorne got close to Tyler Posey after announcing she's bisexual following her split from Gregg Sulkin.
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Husband in a real-life 'Fault in Our Stars' couple dies at 25
Shawn PriceST. LOUIS, Sept. 19 (UPI) -- The husband in a real-life "Fault in Our Stars" couple has died in a St. Louis hospital, his family said. He was 25.
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Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly: Staffer liked tweet about firing DC Brian VanGorder
The Sports Xchange Brian Kelly pointed the finger at a staffer managing his Twitter account for "liking" a comment suggesting the Irish fire defensive coordinator Brian VanGorder.
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Rob Dyrdek and wife Bryiana welcome baby boy
Annie MartinLOS ANGELES, Sept. 12 (UPI) -- "Ridiculousness" host Rob Dyrdek and wife Bryiana Noelle Flores welcomed their first child, son Kodah Dash, on Sept. 9.
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Catfish falls out of the sky, slaps woman in the face
Ben HooperPHILADELPHIA, Sept. 12 (UPI) -- A Philadelphia woman had to skip her fitness class when she received a minor injury from an unusual accident -- being struck by a fish falling out of the sky.
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Katie Holmes cuddles daughter Suri Cruise in new photos
Annie MartinLOS ANGELES, Sept. 12 (UPI) -- Katie Holmes posted new pictures with Suri Cruise, her 10-year-old daughter with Tom Cruise, from her mom's surprise birthday party.
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Katy Perry: I'll work with Taylor Swift if she apologizes
Annie MartinLOS ANGELES, Sept. 12 (UPI) -- Katy Perry told fans she's willing to collaborate with Taylor Swift if the "Bad Blood" singer apologizes for their reported feud.
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Russian tank drill shows T-14 Armata in action
Nikolai Litovkin, Russia Beyond the Headlines The Russian Defense Ministry has released video from a recent tank drill that shows, for the first time ever, the capabilities of the T-14 Armata.
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Austria postpones presidential election over defective glue on mail-in ballot envelopes
Ed AdamczykVIENNA, Sept. 12 (UPI) -- Austria's presidential election was postponed for a second time, this time because of malfunctioning ballot envelopes, the interior minister said Monday.
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Camille Grammer returning to 'Real Housewives of Beverly Hills'
Annie MartinNEW YORK, Sept. 12 (UPI) -- Camille Grammer teased fresh drama for "The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" Season 7 while confirming she'll appear on the Bravo series.
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Seven children, four adults killed in Tennessee house fire
Allen ConeMEMPHIS, Sept. 12 (UPI) -- Seven children and four adults were killed early Monday morning in a South Memphis house fire, according to the Memphis Fire Department.
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Minnesota Vikings: W helps, running game a worry
By James Dent, The Sports Xchange NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The verdict on the Minnesota Vikings' revamped offense after Sunday's season-opening win over the Tennessee Titans has to be incomplete.
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Tanzania quake death toll rises to at least 13, more than 200 injured
Shawn PriceBUKOBA, Tanzania, Sept. 11 (UPI) -- At least 13 people have died and 203 people have been injured after the 5.7-magnitude earthquake struck in northern Tanzania.
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NFL reviewing medical response to Cam Newton head shots
The Sports Xchange Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton absorbed multiple hits to the head in the season-opening loss at Denver, and Broncos' players said in the aftermath of Thursday's game that hitting the reigning MVP was key to the game plan.
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France opens probe into Notre Dame Cathedral car-bomb attempt
Yvette C. HammettPARIS, Sept. 11 (UPI) -- France has formally opened a probe on terrorism charges against a woman connected to a car filled with cooking-gas canisters.
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