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Leslie Jones, Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig and Kate McKinnon in Paul Feig’s ‘Ghostbusters’ On Saturday, the cast of Ghostbusters visited the Floating Hospital for Children at Tufts Medical Center in Boston. Director Paul Feig’s reboot of the 1984 film is shooting in Boston near the hospital, and the production noticed some… [Read More...]

Trump, an unknown quantity in first Republican debate

As nine candidates prepare to take their place Thursday alongside Donald Trump for the first Republican presidential debate, a question looms: how does one deal with a rival whose bombast is part of his DNA? The real-estate tycoon turned White House contender is also the United States' most prolific … [Read More...]

Kerry urges peaceful resolutions to South China Sea disputes

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Wednesday urged China to end provocative land reclamation projects in the South China Sea and work out effective resolutions to territorial disputes with its smaller neighbors that have ratcheted up tensions in some of the world's … [Read More...]

Majority of Indiana teens not getting HPV vaccinations

New data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention show the HPV vaccination rates for boys and girls ages 13 to 17 in Indiana remain below the national averages. More than 44 percent of the state’s teenage girls have received the full dose of the HPV vaccine, compared to 60 percent nationwide. [Read More...]

Whale causes stir at trendy Bueno Aires waterfront district

A whale appeared in the marina of one of Buenos Aires’ most exclusive neighborhoods Monday, periodically surfacing alongside luxury yachts while hundreds of onlookers tried to capture the moment with smartphones. The whale first surfaced in the early afternoon in Puerto Madero, an upscale area of towering office buildings and … [Read More...]

MH370: French experts examine Reunion wing part – BBC News

BBC NewsMH370: French experts examine Reunion wing partBBC NewsExperts are due to examine part of a wing that washed up on the island of Reunion last week and is thought to have belonged to missing flight MH370. The Boeing 777 piece has been taken the south-western French city of Toulouse. … [Read More...]

UK takes 1bn hit in RBS sell-off

Britain took a 1.1 billion pound loss on its first sale of shares in Royal Bank of Scotland on Tuesday, sparking accusations from opposition politicians of an unnecessarily rushed and costly disposal. The UK government sold a 5.4 percent stake in RBS at 330 pence per share, a third below the price paid … [Read More...]