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At Polish castle, knights tool up for medieval fight

MALBORK, Poland - Wielding swords and halberds, knights in heavy armor attack each other in scenes that could easily be mistaken for a staged reconstruction. But on the grounds of this vast brick castle in northern Poland, the battles are real. | Video

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EU top court says banning homosexuals from giving blood may be justified

BRUSSELS - Europe's top court ruled on Wednesday that banning homosexual men from giving blood may be justified where strictly necessary and only if there are no alternatives for preventing the transmission of severe infectious diseases.

29 Apr 2015

Professor in Texas fails entire class, school says no way -report

- A professor at Texas A&M University's campus in Galveston has flunked his entire strategic management class amid claims of cheating and harassment, though university officials say the decision won't stick, the publication Inside Higher Ed reported.

28 Apr 2015

Hey, that's my cappuccino! Coyote captured outside lower Manhattan cafe

NEW YORK - Police captured a young, female coyote outside a cafe in a residential area of lower Manhattan on Saturday, the latest in a series of coyote sightings in New York City, where an increasing number of the predators are making their home.

U.S., 25 Apr 2015

Woman who hit Venezuela leader with mango rewarded with new home

CARACAS - A woman who bashed President Nicolas Maduro on the head with a mango has been promised a new house for her troubles in a surreal tropical tale that has gone viral in Venezuela.

World 24 Apr 2015

Argentine side train with dust masks as volcano spews ash

BUENOS AIRES - An amateur side set to meet league champions Racing Club in the last 64 of the Argentine Cup are wearing dust marks to train near an Andean volcano spewing ash.

24 Apr 2015