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Tattoos raise an inkling of concern

A study published in July suggests that phthalates and other chemical ingredients in tattoo ink may be responsible for allergic reactions and infections. More concerning, these newly found chemicals raise unanswered questions about more serious, long-term risks such as skin cancer. ... Read more»

Electric motor made from single molecule

Scientists have created the smallest electric motor ever: one made from a single molecule.... Read more»

Man pinned by trailer amputates own toes

A Colorado man was forced to cut off his own toes after he found himself trapped under a 6-ton trailer in a remote part of the state.... Read more»1

Headless remains of Aussie outlaw Ned Kelly ID'd

The headless remains of Australian criminal Ned Kelly were identified 130 years after he was hanged for murder.... Read more»

Updated: Man's sight saved after shears impale eye

University Medical Center trauma surgeons saved an eye and the life of an 86-year-old Green Valley man who fell on pruning shears that pierced his eye socket and neck, said Ann Cisneros, a UMC spokeswoman, Monday.... Read more»

Gaddafi's Condi Rice photo album found

Libyan rebels looting Muammar Gaddafi's compound in Tripoli have discovered an album filled with photos of former U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice. ... Read more»

3 die in air show accidents in U.S., U.K.

In the latest in a quick succession of air show tragedies in the United States and United Kingdom, a wing walker at an air show near Detroit fell to his death Sunday. (with video)... Read more»

Depardieu's oui-oui sends Anderson Cooper into laughing fit

The incident reduced CNN's Anderson Cooper to a giggling, teary mess, barely able to squeak out "Sorry, this has never happened to me" as he recounted "news" of Gerard Depardieu being thrown off an Air France flight for urinating in the middle of a packed cabin. ... Read more»1

Teen vampire bites woman

A Texas teenager claiming to be a 500-year-old vampire with a "need to feed" has been charged after allegedly breaking into a woman's home before biting and hitting her.... Read more»1

Who wants to marry a cannibal?

A cannibal infamous for digging up and consuming the corpse of an old woman is ready for love, the Jakarta Post reports.... Read more»

Scuba diver's body found after 17 years

Authorities at Lake Tahoe have identified the remains of a scuba diver who disappeared in the lake's waters 17 years ago.... Read more»

Facebook under fire for baby tag

Facebook recently added "Expected: Child" to its list of friends and family tags but has received some criticism over the move.... Read more»

Woman gets probation for spraying breast milk at cops

A woman accused of spraying sheriff's deputies with breast milk has been sentenced to two years of probation. (with video)... Read more»

Man complains of stomach pains, vaginal parts found

An Indian man hospitalized with stomach pains has shocked doctors who found he had parts of the female reproductive system.... Read more»

Brit blames son's death on Xbox

A British man whose son died from deep vein thrombosis which he attributes to playing games on his Xbox for up to 12 hours at a time is campaigning for better awareness of the issue.... Read more»

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