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The mother of another American journalist being held by ISIS is making a personal appeal to the group's leader for her son's release. The Islamic State says Steven Sotloff will be the next to die if the U.S. doesn't stop military strikes in Iraq.
Meghan Laplante knew she had caught something special when she found a blue lobster while fishing. Experts say only about 1 in 2 million lobsters are blue. The lobster, named Skyler, now has a new home at the Maine State Aquarium.
Atlanta City Councilman Michael Bond is under investigation for thousands of dollars in questionable travel expenses.
The young homeless man who accompanied Miley Cyrus to the MTV Video Music Awards has a warrant out for his arrest in Oregon. Jesse Helt's mom says he came back to her house in Salem, where police are staked outside.
Robinson Cano and CC Sabathia hosted a celebrity charity basketball game where celebrities gave their opinions on who's better: LeBron James or Michael Jordan.
Paleontologists and a team of volunteers are digging up the skeleton of a prehistoric mammoth in Texas. The property owner stumbled upon it and donated it to the Perot Museum of Nature and Science.
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Douglas McCain, an American from Minnesota was killed in Syria, where he had gone to fight alongside terrorists, officials say. His cousin said McCain's Islamic religion was important to him, but that "ISIS does not represent" her cousin's beliefs.
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