'Your papers, please' must never be heard in America
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The Greek island of Skorpios where Aristotle Onassis married Jackie Kennedy has reportedly been sold by his sole surviving heir for $153.1 million to a Russian billionaire, the London Telegraph reports.
With their anger and tears stirred by the sight of James Holmes in a courtroom with red hair and glassy eyes, the families of those killed in the Colorado theater massacre now must go home to plan their final goodbyes.
The Navy on Friday announced it would name a combat ship after former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, who resigned from Congress last month to recover from a grievous gunshot wound she suffered in January 2011.
Bells rang out across Tucson, Ariz., on Sunday to mark exactly one year since a bloody morning when a gunman's deadly rampage shook a community and shocked a nation.
Mickey Rooney is suing his stepson and others on allegations that they tricked him into thinking he was on the brink of poverty while defrauding him out of millions and bullying him into continuing to work.
Greek police fired tear gas at groups of youths hurling firebombs on the edge of an anti-austerity rally outside Parliament, where the struggling government on Wednesday was to seek support for new cutbacks to avoid a default that would be disastrous for financial markets.
Former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver announced their separation late Monday, cleaving a sometimes-turbulent 25-year relationship after "a time of great personal and professional transition for each of us," the couple said in a joint statement.
It was a storybook marriage in 1986 on a spring weekend on Cape Cod that united a princess of an American political dynasty, Maria Shriver, and the gap-toothed muscle-clad movie star famous enough to be known by one name, Arnold.
DAYTON, Va. (AP) — Hundreds of mourners attended the funeral yesterday for four members of a Mennonite family who died when they were overcome by methane gas on their Shenandoah Valley dairy farm.
BRIDGEWATER, Va. — When Scott Showalter keeled over on his dairy farm, it was natural that his wife and two daughters rushed to his aid, even though that meant climbing into a claustrophobic pit shin-high with manure.
BRIDGEWATER, Va. Deadly methane gas emanating from a dairy farm's manure pit killed five people, including four members of a Mennonite family, authorities said.
'Bridezillas' packs heat
Cornelius' granddaughter Christina said that to the world, her grandfather was a visionary and trailblazer.
"He was all those things. But to me he was just grandpa," she said, breaking down. "My smooth voiced, loving grandpa."