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Billionaire Carl Icahn: Apple is worth a lot more

Billionaire Carl Icahn is known to throw punches at corporate management, but he's lobbing a softball at Apple.

Alabama pastor with AIDS slept with church members

 A South Alabama Church -- the subject of a sex scandal. The church's now former preacher admitted from the pulpit to sleeping with several church members and not telling his partners he has full-blown aids.

MH17 passenger was found wearing oxygen mask, Dutch official says

 A passenger on Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was found wearing an oxygen mask when the victim's body was recovered in eastern Ukraine, the Dutch foreign minister and public prosecutor's office said.

Parents welcome, say goodbye to baby for whom they created bucket list

 Before he was even born, Shane Michael Haley had already met the Philadelphia Phillies, been to the top of the Empire State Building and shared a cheesesteak with his parents.

Woman claims wax job ripped skin off her eyelids

 A trip to the salon took a turn for the worst when one woman said the wax job tore off two layers of skin from her eyelids.

Send your name into space, maybe to Mars

Maybe you chickened out on the one-way trip to Mars that was being offered. But never fear, there's still a way for you to make a name for yourself.

'The Flash:' What's the verdict?

Speedy hero Barry Allen -- a.k.a. the Flash -- zoomed back onto TV Tuesday night.

Will FootGolf be the next big thing?

 The foursome of chirpy college students warmed up in the River Ridge course tee box, focusing on loosening their legs before taking their first shot on a par-four hole.

Who is Stephen Collins?

Actor Stephen Collins, who is in the news for child molestation allegations, is best known for playing the clergyman father in the TV series "7th Heaven." But he has had a long career on television, theater and the movies.