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New Study Finds That Kilts Can Help Your Sperm Count

A new study published this week in the Scottish Medical Journal points to the famous Scottish garment as a possible aid for men with low sperm counts.

Boy Scouts Proposal Would Allow Gay Youth Members

A controversial new proposal will be voted on by the Boy Scouts of America in May, and both sides seem unhappy with its terms.

Anaheim Teacher Charged With 60 Felony Counts Of Child Pornography

A social sciences teacher at Servite High School

Cal St. L.A. Campus Receives Bomb Threat, Criticized For Poor Response

Cal State University - L.A. received a bomb threat today around noon, but many are concerned with what appears to be a poor emergency notification system at the school.

School District Denies Wrongdoing In Audrie Pott Suicide Case

The school district contends that because Pott's sexual assault occurred off-campus, there was little they could do to help.

Metrolink Train Bomb Scare One Day After Boston Marathon Tragedy

A man is being held in custody after falsely telling a fellow passenger that there was a a bomb aboard the train headed for Burbank.

5 Teens Arrested In The Slaying Of San Jose Paramedic

In an apparently senseless act of violence, five teens have been arrested on charges of murder, robbery, and carjacking.

L.A. City Council Approves Incentives For Higher-Quality Homeless Housing

In a unanimous vote, City Council approved an $18 million measure that should greatly improve the quality of housing assistance given to the city's homeless population.

Los Angeles Restaurants Fight Back Against No-Show Reservations

By making reservations and not showing, restaurant ptrons are hurting business for many restaurants. Now, some of those businesses are taking matters into their own hands.
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Baby Born At 15 Pounds And 7 Ounces Becomes Second Biggest Newborn In The UK

Born at 15 pounds and 7 ounces, baby George King holds the record for the second biggest newborn ever born in the United Kingdom. The average size of a newborn is about half that size.
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New Federal Plan Will Try To Protect Wildlife From Climate Change

The White House announced yesterday that a new nationwide plan would be implemented to help wildlife adapt to climate change. It's being called the National Fish, Wildlife and Plants Climate Adaptation Strategy, and may go into effect very soon.
Vision of the Seas

FBI Investigating 'Suspicious' Cruise Ship Death, 64-Year-Old Women Found 'Unresponsive' by Husband

The recent death of a Virginia woman aboard a Royal Caribbean cruise ship has been ruled "suspicious" and is being actively investigated by the FBI, a spokesmen for the agency said.
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HTC to Release HTC One X+

HTC has unveiled its HTC One X+.

GMA Weather Anchor Sam Champion Engaged to Be Married to Brazilian Boyfriend

Good Morning American weatherman Sam Champion will marry boyfriend Rubem Robierb later this year.
Venezuela's Chavez fights young rival in re-election bid

Venezuela's Chavez fights young rival in re-election bid

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez faces the toughest election of his 14-year rule on Sunday in a vote pitting his charisma and oil-financed largesse against fresh-faced challenger Henrique Capriles' promise of jobs, safer streets and an end to cronyism.

Anti-domestic Violence Campaigners Warns Chris Brown's Album Buyers

In at least one HMV store in London, Chris Brown's fifth and latest album, Fortune comes with a special advisory warning.
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