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Turkey's Erdogan challenges opposition to find his golden toilet seat

ISTANBUL - Irritated by accusations of lavishness, Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan has vowed to resign if the leader of the main opposition can find a single golden toilet seat in his vast new palace.

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Danish radio station defends killing baby rabbit live on air

COPENHAGEN - A Danish radio station is defending a show during which the host killed a baby rabbit by hitting it with a bicycle pump, live on the air, saying it was intended to show the hypocrisy of animal lovers.

26 May 2015

Bones found in California belong to Swedish girl missing 30 years

- Bones found in the Northern California foothills have been identified as belonging to a Swedish exchange student who went missing more than 33 years ago, prompting police investigators to reopen the case, a newspaper reported on Tuesday.

U.S., 26 May 2015

Townsend lets cat out of the bag, why hotels are best

PARIS - American player Taylor Townsend, when deciding whether to stay in a cramped Parisian hotel or rent a private apartment during Roland Garros, opted for the former.

Sports, 26 May 2015

German grandmother gives birth to quadruplets at age 65

BERLIN - A 65-year-old German grandmother gave birth to quadruplets at a Berlin hospital this week, with the three boys and a girl born prematurely at 26 weeks being in good health and having a good chance of survival, German TV network RTL reported on Saturday.

23 May 2015

Milwaukee man pronounced dead, then moves and breathes - authorities

- First responders preparing to take the body of a Milwaukee man pronounced dead to the morgue got a jolt when the man suddenly began moving and noticeably breathing, authorities said on Friday.

22 May 2015