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Brazil judge in Batista case seen driving tycoon's seized Porsche

RIO DE JANEIRO - The Brazilian judge presiding over criminal proceedings against charismatic entrepreneur Eike Batista, once Brazil's richest man, was seen on Tuesday driving a Porsche belonging to the fallen tycoon that had been seized by the court.

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Shares of South Korean contraceptive makers surge after court scraps adultery ban

SEOUL - South Korea's highest court on Thursday struck down as unconstitutional a decades-old law banning adultery, triggering a surge in shares of condom makers and morning-after pills.

World, South Korea 26 Feb 2015

Women's rights activist urges female anatomy lesson for Idaho lawmaker

SALMON, Idaho - A National Organization for Women executive urged an Idaho state lawmaker on Wednesday to consult with his female relatives about anatomy after he appeared to suggest during a legislative hearing that pills swallowed by women traveled to the uterus.

U.S., 26 Feb 2015

Unexploded bomb shuts down Dortmund stadium

BERLIN - An unexploded World War II bomb was found near Borussia Dortmund's stadium on Thursday, forcing the Bundesliga club to shut down some of their operations.

26 Feb 2015

Driver near Seattle blames owl-watching for car crash

SEATTLE - A man who crashed his car into a utility pole near Seattle on Wednesday gave police a unique excuse for the pre-dawn accident: He was owl watching.

25 Feb 2015

Castrogiovanni to miss Scotland match after dog bites nose

MILAN - Italy prop Martin Castrogiovanni is set to miss Saturday's Six Nations match against Scotland at Murrayfield after being bitten on the nose by a friend's dog, the Ansa news agency reported on Monday.

23 Feb 2015