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  • Furious parents are alleging that Jessica Alba's sunscreen doesn't work

    Chicago mother Gretta Stabler purchased The Honest Company's SPF 30 sunscreen at Costco, according to the local NBC affiliate. The Food and Drug Administration told NBC that companies are responsible for testing the effectiveness of their own products. The company says the product was tested by an independent third party, and is safe when its used properly, NBC reported.

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  • 5 must-have apps to download while you're on vacation from work

    For many professionals, scrolling through Twitter is an essential way to keep updated on what's happening in the world, and in their specific industry. By downloading Daily140, you can receive one daily email with the recent activity — the new follows and favorites — of five Twitter accounts of your choice.

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  • Russia retains synchro team gold at swim worlds

    Russia retained its team free program title at the world aquatics championships on Friday. Russia excelled in front of its home crowd with a score of 98.4667 points, including two perfect 10s from the judges, comfortably beating second-place China with 96.1333. "We're all happy, just really happy," Russian swimmer Vlada Chigiryova said.

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  • Yemen pro-government fighters get arms shipments

    Pro-government fighters in Yemen have received weapons shipments in the war-torn city of Aden, as Shiite rebels scramble to deploy reinforcements, military officials from both sides said Sunday. Military and port officials in Aden said new heavy and medium weapons and ammunition arrived in Aden in late July by sea to support pro-government army divisions and militias against the Shiite Houthi rebels and allied military units. The officials said tanks, artillery, missiles and armored vehicles were included in the shipment from Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, which have been waging a U.S.-backed air campaign against the Iran-supported rebels since March.

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  • ISIS just received a 'gift' — and now 'there's a lot of opportunity for high drama'

    Taliban leader Mullah Omar was officially declared dead this week, and the militant group is showing signs of major strain as a result. Omar's death could have huge implications that ripple past the Taliban itself — J.M. Berger, a Brookings Institution fellow and coauthor of the recent book "ISIS: The State of Terror," told Business Insider that this week's news could be a boon to the Islamic State. Although Omar has apparently been dead for more than two years, until this week the Taliban had been leading people to believe that he was still alive.

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  • Iran's parliament has no power over nuclear deal, top negotiator says

    Iran's parliament does not have authority over the nuclear agreement signed with world powers last month, the Islamic Republic's top nuclear negotiator was quoted as saying on Saturday. The comments from Ali Akbar Salehi, the head of Iran's atomic energy agency, are the latest volley in a lengthy battle between Iranian officials supportive of the deal, and hardliners who are skeptical of it. The conservative-dominated parliament in June passed a bill imposing strict conditions on any nuclear deal, such as barring international inspectors from Iran's military sites.

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  • Shakira Teaches Her Adorable 6-Month-Old Son Sasha How to Play Soccer

    Here's hoping Shakira's son, Sasha, follows in his father's athletic footsteps! On Wednesday, Shakira shared this adorable video of her youngest son Sasha with her boyfriend, pro soccer player Gerard Pique, taking what appears to be his first kick at a soccer ball. "Happy 6 months Sasha! Shak," the Columbian superstar wrote on Instagram.

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  • Pluto's dwarf planet status is 'bulls---,' says lead scientist of NASA mission

    Pluto is perhaps the most beloved object in our Solar System. So when the New Horizons spacecraft flew past Pluto on July 14 — a nearly 10-year, 3-billion-mile journey — we weren't too surprised to learn NASA saw unprecedented traffic to its website,

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  • Possible MH370 debris could be a 'flaperon' — here's what that means

    This week, debris washed up on the on the beaches of Reunion Island in the Indian Ocean. According to CNN, investigators from Boeing conducted a photo assessment of the wreckage and were able confirm an indentification number that corresponds with a Boeing 777 part. As a result, the investigators have a "high degree of confidence" the part found on the island could be the right "flaperon" from the 777, CNN reported.

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  • Dh250,000 bribe for parking spots gets duo jailed in Dubai

    Emirati inspector refused to accept Dh250,000 offered by the two investors in lieu of 14 parking bays for their trucks at Ras Al Khor Vegetables and Fruit market. The Dubai Criminal Court has sent two investors to one year in jail for their attempt to bribe a senior government official. The investors - an Indian and Iranian - offered Dh250,000 bribe to an inspector at the Ras Al Khor Vegetables and Fruit market to help them have parking lots for their trucks in violation of Dubai Municipality rules.

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  • Country singer Lynn Anderson, best known for 'Rose Garden,' dead at 67

    By Tim Ghianni NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Reuters) - Country music singer Lynn Anderson, best known for her 1970 Grammy-winning smash hit "Rose Garden," has died of a heart attack at a hospital in Nashville, her publicist said on Friday. Anderson, who had recently returned from a trip to Italy, was admitted to Vanderbilt University Medical Center on Thursday for treatment of pneumonia and died later in the day, spokesman Mark Logsdon said. “Lynn is blooming in God’s rose garden now,” fellow country star Dolly Parton said after learning of Anderson's death.

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  • Ryan Lochte ready to test rebuilt confidence at swim worlds

    Coming off the worst year of his career, Ryan Lochte has rebuilt his health and his psyche. Lochte, along with fellow world record holders Missy Franklin and Katie Ledecky, lead a veteran U.S. team into the swimming portion of the world championships, which begins Sunday at Kazan Arena, a soccer stadium with temporary competition and warmup pools on the field. The U.S. and rest of the world won't be overshadowed by Michael Phelps, who is missing the year's biggest international meet after being suspended by USA Swimming for a second DUI arrest.

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  • Australian seated beside overweight passenger sues Etihad

    Etihad Airways said Friday that it will continue to fight a lawsuit by a passenger who says he was left with back pain because he was seated beside an overweight man on a 14-hour flight from the United Arab Emirates to Sydney. James Bassos, of Brisbane, is suing the Abu Dhabi-based airline in the Queensland state District Court over a permanent back injury he says he suffered while trying to avoid his fellow passenger on the 2011 flight. The 38-year-old interior designer is claiming $227,000 Australian dollars ($166,000) for medical expenses and lost earnings.

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  • UAE swimmers Alia Al Shamsi and Nada Al Bedwawi ready to make history at World Aquatics Championships

    A new chapter in UAE swimming history will be written when Alia Al Shamsi and Nada Al Bedwawi become the first ever Emirati females to represent the country at a World Aquatics Championships. At the Arab Swimming Championships in Dubai last April, Al Shamsi, became the first Emirati female to fly the UAE flag in an official competition. The 15-year-old has now stepped up to the global stage where she hopes to make a statement in Kazan by showing the rest of the world that girls like her are breaking new ground in the UAE.

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  • New day, new life for Zsa Zsa Padilla

    “My heart is happy and content,” singer-actress Zsa Zsa Padilla said of her relationship with boyfriend, architect Conrad Onglao, whom she’s reportedly marrying early next year in Florence, Italy. Zsa Zsa said that she’s not raring to have a lavish

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  • While we await the fate of MH370, it's worth remembering that the Boeing 777 is one of the safest planes in history

    Investigators believe the wreckage to be that of a "flaperon" from the right wing of a Boeing 777. On March 8, 2014, a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200Er operating as Flight MH370 disappeared while flying from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Beijing, China.

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  • ASEAN, China discuss 'hotline' for sea dispute: Philippines

    ASEAN and China are discussing setting up a "hotline" in case of an emergency regarding the territorial dispute over the South China Sea, a Philippine official said on Sunday. The proposed hotline was discussed during a meeting of senior diplomats from China and ASEAN, the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, in Tianjin last week, said foreign department spokesman Charles Jose. The Philippines and fellow ASEAN members Brunei, Malaysia and Vietnam have competing claims over the South China Sea along with China and Taiwan.

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  • A 10-year study points to something disturbing that happens to a lot of kids who are cool in high school

    Although past studies have suggested that this type of behavior can be beneficial in the short-term, gaining you higher social status in school, far less was known about the "long-term implications of this early adolescent behavior," Allen states in the paper. Allen and his team found evidence to suggest that this behavior might actually hurt social status in school. All of the subjects were recruited from a single middle school that, according to the researchers, represented "suburban and urban populations in the Southeastern United States." The average family range of annual income was $40,000 to $59,999 and about 58% of the subjects described themselves as Caucasian, 29% as African-American, 8% as mixed race and ethnicity, and 5% as being from other minority groups.

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  • Rousey roams to Brazil with plan to beat Correia at UFC 190

    Ronda Rousey is in charge now. The unbeaten bantamweight champion is the biggest star in the UFC, and she could have staged her next title defense anywhere in the world before she moves on to her next acting job or book tour stop or red-carpet appearance. Rousey decided to fight Brazilian challenger Bethe Correia in a raucous arena at UFC 190 in Rio de Janeiro on Saturday night.

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  • Dolly Parton's family life subject of TV movie

    Dolly Parton wants the upcoming TV movie about her life growing up poor in Appalachia to show viewers the kind of family she thinks is missing on television today. Eight-year-old actress Alyvia Lind has been cast to play the young Parton in the movie set in the 1950s in East Tennessee. Parton may appear as well.

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