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California cancer patient with amnesia faces identity crisis

SAN DIEGO - A woman with amnesia who has been undergoing cancer treatments since she was found semiconscious in Southern California has turned to social media and law enforcement as she struggles to rekindle memory of her own identity and any family she may have.

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Decapitated animal carcasses stymie investigators in California capital

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - Authorities in California are trying to determine why someone has been dropping bags filled with the bodies of decapitated animals near railroad tracks in the capital city of Sacramento.

29 Jun 2015

Cult of personality: Turkmen leader gets park tribute on birthday

ASHGABAT - Turkmenistan, which rights groups view as one of the most repressive countries in the world, celebrated President Kurbanguly Berdymukhamedov's 58th birthday on Monday by opening a park in the capital Ashgabat bearing his name.

29 Jun 2015

Egg throwing contest claims centuries-old tradition

- "Caution!!!!!! Flying Eggs!" warns a sign on a field in the English village of Swaton, host last Sunday to the annual World Egg Throwing Championships. | Video

29 Jun 2015

Disney bans selfie sticks at theme parks over safety concerns

ORLANDO, Fla. - Walt Disney Co will ban selfie sticks starting next week at its theme parks around the world, the company said on Friday, joining a growing list of attractions that restrict the camera accessories for safety reasons.

Entertainment, 26 Jun 2015

Oregon men hospitalized, recovering after rare beaver attack

PORTLAND, Ore. - Two Oregon hikers who were assaulted by a beaver after they climbed onto its dam have been hospitalized for injuries incurred during the rare attack, law enforcement officials said on Friday.

U.S., 26 Jun 2015