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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.

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California town moves against Sriracha hot sauce plant

LOS ANGELES - The small Southern California town of Irwindale has opened a new front in its battle against what it says is a pungent, tear-inducing odor from a chili processing factory owned by the makers of Sriracha-brand hot pepper sauce.

10 Apr 2014

Mummified singer is star of new British Museum exhibition

LONDON - A singer is the star of the show in a new exhibition of mummies at the British Museum for which modern medical scanners have been used to examine eight bodies and find out what they looked like, how they lived and how they died.

Entertainment, Fashion, 10 Apr 2014

West Germany's Cold War ransoming of prisoners encouraged fraud: research

BERLIN - Former West Germany's decision to buy the freedom of political prisoners in the communist East during the early years of the Cold War may have encouraged fake ransoms demands and more arrests, according to new research.

10 Apr 2014

Father of Michigan sextuplets dies at 39

- The father of Michigan sextuplets whose birth made headlines 10 years ago died of a heart attack after setting up a backyard trampoline, a relative said on Thursday. He was 39.

10 Apr 2014

Missing painting sold in HK for $3.7 million may have gone out with the trash

HONG KONG - A painting that was auctioned for HK$28.8 million ($3.7 million) two days ago has gone missing, police said, with media reports on Wednesday suggesting cleaners may have inadvertently thrown the artwork out.

09 Apr 2014