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Fugitive-turned-actor arrested after U.S. Marshals read film write-up

SEATTLE - A fugitive bank-robber-turned-actor has been arrested in Washington state after U.S. agents spotted his picture in a newspaper article about a low-budget horror film in which he plays an evil doctor, an official said on Monday.

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Natural History Museum's huge dinosaur skeleton to go on tour

LONDON - The Natural History Museum's famous cast of a Diplodocus skeleton – affectionately known as Dippy – is to be sent on a tour of Britain.

22 Jul 2015

Massachusetts official faces charges for painting crosswalks

BOSTON - A Massachusetts town selectman who painted over fading crosswalks in his town in response to complaints from constituents was criminally charged on Tuesday for his efforts.

21 Jul 2015

Police find 1,200 guns at dead man's Los Angeles house

LOS ANGELES - Police uncovered a cache of 1,200 guns and more than 2 tons of ammunition in the Los Angeles home of a man found dead nearby, and investigators are checking if he legally owned the weapons and whether any were used in a crime, officials said.

21 Jul 2015

French tobacconists sabotage speed cameras in cigarette packaging protest

PARIS - France's tobacconists are protesting plans to force cigarette companies to use plain, unbranded packaging, by disabling traffic speed cameras.

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