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Updated Singapore anti-gambling ad mum on where dad will bet next

SINGAPORE - Singapore tried its best to save an own goal on Monday by updating an anti-gambling ad that starred a despairing boy named Andy telling friends his dad had bet his life savings on Germany winning the World Cup.

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An Ohio man's quest to make potato salad cooks up $50,000

- All Zack Danger Brown wanted to do was make potato salad and find a few dollars for ingredients. He has amassed 4,000 supporters, and at one point on Tuesday, about $50,000 in financial support from a campaign on Internet fundraiser Kickstarter.

08 Jul 2014

Robbers attack PA gun collectors home, leave with 31 guns

PITTSBURGH - Robbers attacked an elderly gun collector in his western Pennsylvania home and escaped with an arsenal of 31 firearms, at least 14 of which are still missing.

03 Jul 2014

India finance minister UFO Facebook post angers "common men"

NEW DELHI - With many Indians worrying about the threat of tough measures in their new government's first budget next week, a Facebook post suggesting the finance minister might be pondering less earthly matters quickly roused anger on Wednesday.

Tech, Media 02 Jul 2014

Ohio man took dead mom's Social Security benefits for 33 years

- An Ohio man has pleaded guilty to federal charges that he collected more than $230,000 in Social Security benefits intended for his mother for 33 years after she died.

U.S., 03 Jul 2014

Maryland vandals tag sow, piglets with graffiti

- Vandals broke into a Maryland petting zoo this week and painted graffiti on a sow and her piglets, police said on Wednesday.

02 Jul 2014