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This photo taken Monday, Feb. 5, 2018, shows Michelle Carr, a nurse and new mother living in Kittery, Maine, holding a dead lizard that she found and while eating a fresh salad, recently. Carr said she bought a bag of store-brand romaine lettuce at a supermarket in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, on Jan. 26. The lettuce was distributed by a California company. A supermarket spokeswoman said it notified the supplier.. (Rich Beauchesne/Portsmouth Herald via AP)
February 10, 2018 - 8:27 am
ROMANIAN STUDY: HALF-DAY OLD SNOW IS SAFE TO EAT BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — How safe is it to eat snow? A Romanian university has published the results of just such a study. The 2017 experiment showed it was safe to eat snow that was a half-day old, and safer to eat it in the colder months. But by...
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Shani Davis of the United States trains during a speed skating training session prior to the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Friday, Feb. 9, 2018. (AP Photo/John Locher)
February 10, 2018 - 5:38 am
GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — Speedskater Shani Davis was noticeably absent from the opening ceremony of the Pyeongchang Olympics after losing a coin flip to carry the U.S. flag and lead American athletes into the stadium. A U.S. Speedskating spokesman said Saturday that Davis originally planned to...
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Shani Davis of the United States trains during a speed skating training session prior to the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Friday, Feb. 9, 2018. (AP Photo/John Locher)
February 09, 2018 - 7:52 pm
GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — Speedskater Shani Davis didn't attend the opening ceremony of the Pyeongchang Olympics after losing a coin flip to carry the U.S. flag and lead American athletes into the stadium. A U.S. Speedskating spokesman said Saturday that Davis originally planned to skip Friday...
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David Eisenhauer, right, next to his defense attorney Tony Anderson, left, during a hearing in Montgomery County Circuit Court in Christiansburg, Va., Friday, Feb. 9 2018. Eisenhauer, a former Virginia Tech student, pleaded no contest on Friday, in the 2016 killing of a 13-year-old girl. A plea of no contest means a defendant acknowledges there's enough evidence to convict him, but doesn't admit he committed the crime. The plea has the same effect as a guilty plea. (Matt Gentry/The Roanoke Times via AP, Pool)
February 09, 2018 - 5:12 pm
CHRISTIANSBURG, Va. (AP) — After listening to days of damaging testimony from prosecution witnesses, a former Virginia Tech student pleaded no contest Friday to killing a 13-year-old girl he met through social media. David Eisenhauer, 20, entered his plea to all three charges against him in the...
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David Eisenhauer, right, next to his defense attorney Tony Anderson, left, during a hearing in Montgomery County Circuit Court in Christiansburg, Va., Friday, Feb. 9 2018. Eisenhauer, a former Virginia Tech student, pleaded no contest on Friday, in the 2016 killing of a 13-year-old girl. A plea of no contest means a defendant acknowledges there's enough evidence to convict him, but doesn't admit he committed the crime. The plea has the same effect as a guilty plea. (Matt Gentry/The Roanoke Times via AP, Pool)
February 09, 2018 - 4:10 pm
CHRISTIANSBURG, Va. (AP) — A former Virginia Tech student was convicted Friday of killing a 13-year-old girl he met through social media. David Eisenhauer, 20, pleaded no contest to all three charges against him in the stabbing death of Nicole Lovell: first-degree murder, abduction and concealing a...
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This photo taken Monday, Feb. 5, 2018, shows Michelle Carr, a nurse and new mother living in Kittery, Maine, holding a dead lizard that she found and while eating a fresh salad, recently. Carr said she bought a bag of store-brand romaine lettuce at a supermarket in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, on Jan. 26. The lettuce was distributed by a California company. A supermarket spokeswoman said it notified the supplier.. (Rich Beauchesne/Portsmouth Herald via AP)
February 09, 2018 - 1:41 pm
ROMANIAN STUDY: HALF-DAY OLD SNOW IS SAFE TO EAT BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — How safe is it to eat snow? A Romanian university has published the results of just such a study. The 2017 experiment showed it was safe to eat snow that was a half-day old, and safer to eat it in the colder months. But by...
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February 09, 2018 - 11:11 am
PARIS (AP) — A French Muslim woman has quit a TV singing competition amid criticism of comments she posted on Facebook after Islamic extremist attacks in 2016. Mennel Ibtissem drew nationwide attention for a moving performance Saturday on French TV program "The Voice" of Leonard Cohen's "Hallelujah...
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The Capitol Dome of the Capitol Building at sunrise, Friday, Feb. 9, 2018, in Washington. After another government shutdown, congress has passed a sweeping long term spending bill which President Donald Trump is expected to sign later this morning. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
February 09, 2018 - 9:19 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Congress and spending legislation (all times local): 9:15 a.m. President Donald Trump is making the case on Twitter for electing more Republicans to Congress after signing a $400 billion spending plan. Trump says, "Without more Republicans in Congress, we were forced...
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February 09, 2018 - 7:22 am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A group of fans have helped return Philadelphia Eagles rookie cornerback Sidney Jones' lost cellphone during the team's Super Bowl victory parade — but not before taking a selfie. Jones was with several of his teammates in Philadelphia on Thursday as they celebrated the Eagles'...
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File - In this Feb. 9, 2018, file photo, Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar speaks during a press conference to promote his upcoming movie "Pad Man" in Ahmadabad, India. (AP Photo/Ajit Solanki, File)
February 09, 2018 - 2:39 am
NEW DELHI (AP) — It's an unlikely scene in deeply conservative India: A hugely popular Bollywood male star grinning widely as he holds up a sanitary pad and talks of menstrual hygiene. But that's exactly what action hero Akshay Kumar did as he promoted his film "Padman," which opened in theaters...
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