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Barber accused of deliberately slashing customer's throat

A 22-year-old South Bay barber was arrested Monday after he allegedly cut a customer's throat with a straight razor, deputies said.

Woman Gives Birth to Rare Twins Without Knowing She's Pregnant

An Ankeny woman went into a walk-in clinic with stomach pains and received news she never expected, she was pregnant with a rare set of twins and didn't even know it.

Police: Boy, 10, kills 90-year-old woman for yelling at him

 "I killed that lady," the 10-year-old boy told a Pennsylvania state trooper, after a 90-year-old woman was found dead in the home of the boy's grandfather.

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Here's some background information about Ebola, a virus with a high fatality rate that was first identified in Africa in 1976.

A romantic's favorite fall getaways

While renovating a bed-and-breakfast in California's Sierra Nevada, Maddy Breyer finds herself falling for the local sheriff.

Mrs. Clooney took his name; would you?

mal Alamuddin was well-known in many important circles long before she snagged the world's most eligible bachelor. But Amal Alamuddin is now Amal Clooney, according to her law firm's website.

Skype has a new Snapchat competitor: Qik

A lot has changed since Skype made its debut 11 years ago. Younger users aren't satisfied with lengthy video calls on computers anymore.

The GoPro bubble has burst

Remember when GoPro shares went up nearly every single day regardless of what was happening in the broader stock market? Those days are over.

Robert Downey Jr.: Pure awesomeness

Bravo to you, Robert Downey Jr.

Mrs. Clooney took his name; would you?

Amal Alamuddin was well-known in many important circles long before she snagged the world's most eligible bachelor. But Amal Alamuddin is now Amal Clooney, according to her law firm's website.