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Devil to pay: Taiwan to launch softer than soft porn-star metro cards

TAIPEI - Taiwan will roll out "angel" and "devil" metro cards featuring a Japanese porn star next week, despite a public outcry and a previous decision to scrap the project.

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California man bitten by rattlesnake he picked up for photo: local media

LOS ANGELES - A Southern California man who picked up a rattlesnake to pose for a photograph was badly hurt when the reptile bit him on the hand, a Los Angeles television station reported.

U.S., 26 Aug 2015

Fate of 1,404 bottles of rare wine rests with Pennsylvania judge

HARRISBURG, Pa. - The fate of 1,404 bottles of rare wine seized from a private collector under Pennsylvania's strict liquor laws hangs on a judge's ruling next week on a loophole that may allow hospital "use" of forfeited liquor.

25 Aug 2015

No charges for Missouri homeowner over military headstone patio

- A Missouri man who used dozens of military headstones to make a patio at his house will not face criminal charges and the headstones would be destroyed, authorities said on Tuesday.

25 Aug 2015

Enough to make Mona Lisa smile: Taiwan boy falls through Italian masterpiece

TAIPEI - A T$50 million ($1.54 million) masterpiece by a 17th century Italian artist was back on display in the Taiwan capital on Tuesday after a 12-year-old boy tripped, fell and punched a hole in the canvas, the exhibit organizer said.

26 Aug 2015

Made in Denmark love match as Harto proposes

COPENHAGEN - European Tour journeyman Andreas Harto stole the show at the Made In Denmark event by proposing to his girlfriend during the tournament in Farso on Friday.

Sports, 21 Aug 2015