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North Korean embassy complains to UK after salon mocks leader's hair

LONDON - North Korea failed to see the joke when a London hair salon used a picture of its leader Kim Jong Un to try to attract more customers and has written to Britain's Foreign Office asking it to stop what it calls a "provocation".

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Teenager uses Facebook to save Romania's stray dogs

BUCHAREST - When French film actress Brigitte Bardot began a campaign to spare the thousands of stray dogs in Romania's capital from being put down, she did it with a $150,000 donation scheme.

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US Airways investigating pornographic tweet sent to complaining customer

- US Airways said it was investigating a pornographic tweet on Tuesday sent on its Twitter account in response to a customer complaint about a flight delay, which went viral on social media.

U.S., 15 Apr 2014

Ohio man sentenced to wear 'BULLY' sign is jeered, taunted

CLEVELAND - An Ohio man sentenced by a judge to spend Sunday wearing a sign reading "I AM A BULLY" at a busy suburban Cleveland intersection was greeted by a boisterous stream of honking car horns, jeers and insults.

14 Apr 2014

Tiny Minnesota museum's canoe a 1,000-year-old historic find

- For 46 years, a canoe thought to date to the 1700s sat in the back of a display case as a minor exhibit at a small museum run by a volunteer historical group in Minnesota.

14 Apr 2014

Virtual reality opens London Marathon to all

LONDON - "You're virtually there" is a common shout of encouragement to ailing runners in the London marathon but thanks to a new "interactive 3D experience" athletes the world over will be able to navigate the course from the comfort of their own treadmill.

Tech 11 Apr 2014