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A California pre-teen took her plea for immigration reform straight to the Pope, urging the Holy Father to address the issue during his private audience with President Obama. Jersey Vargas, 10, pushed through the Vatican crowd on Wednesday hoping the Pope would notice her among the swarms of gatherers so she could tell him about her father, Mario, who is steps away from deportation.
Police have busted a Bronx man for a fatal shooting inside a Long Island restaurant earlier this month that left one person dead. Bronx resident Tyshaun Phillips, 21, was arrested by Nassau County police, authorities said.
Massachusetts gubernatorial candidate Steve Grossman sported more than a few irritated expressions during a debate this week — but he wasn’t upset with his opponents, he was actually passing a kidney stone.
James Franco claims he's not a notch on Lindsay Lohan's bedpost. The 35-year-old actor's name appeared on a list released by In Touch Weekly earlier this month of 36 of the red-headed starlet's celebrity conquests, but Franco called it "lies."
Just as the migrant workers of California deserved better treatment from their bosses, the man who won the labor dispute deserves better treatment than this film.
French actress Julie Gayet wins lawsuit against tabloid over affair with President Francois Hollande
A French court ordered Closer magazine on Thursday to pay actress Julie Gayet $20,000 euros for publishing photos that revealed an affair between her and President Francois Hollande.
A hilarious travel ad urges Danes to “do it for Denmark,” based on the premise that more romantic getaways will help boost the country’s birth rate — reportedly at a 27-year low.
The game can occasionally be mindless fun, and in rare moments, it even tries to channel that classic Ninja Gaiden spirit.
Fifteen Chinese brutes slaughtered more than 10 tigers as “visual feasts” for wealthy sickos, state media reported. Police in Zhanjiang, in the southern province of Guangdong, said Wednesday they seized a freshly slaughtered tiger and other illegal tiger products during a raid, Agence France-Presse reported, citing a report in the Nanfang Daily.
Zac Efron was reportedly involved in an altercation with a group of homeless people in downtown Los Angeles on Sunday night. The "That Awkward Moment" actor, 26, was reportedly punched in the mouth by another man after he and a bodyguard apparently ran out of gas in L.A.
NASA wants the public to pick the design for its next-generation spacesuit prototype. "We have a group of engineers here in Houston who are working to design the suits of the future," NASA spokesman Daniel Huot told the Daily News.
Radu Calincescu, 25, was bellyaching about difficulty swallowing and intense stomach pain when he visited an emergency room in Bacau, Romania. But what Calincescu failed to mention was that earlier on in the day that he had drunkenly wagered a friend that he could swallow a fork.
They're green, they're mean and they live on a pizza-only diet. That's right: The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles are back. The first teaser trailer for the upcoming movie reboot of the cartoon franchise debuted on Thursday.
7-year-old Isaiah McLoughlin was fed up with the reckless drivers speeding down his Waterford street while he waits for his school bus. So he filed a complaint and demanded action.
Turkish authorities were moving to block access to YouTube on Thursday following similar action against Twitter, the country’s state-run news agency said. The ban comes after an alleged audio recording of a meeting between the Turkey’s foreign minister, intelligence chief and top military and foreign ministry officials was leaked on YouTube.
James R. Schlesinger, a hawkish and erudite Republican who straddled the partisan divide to serve in Cabinet-level posts under three presidents, has died, a Washington think tank said Thursday. He was 85.
ALBANY — In another embarrassment for the state Legislature, the FBI raided the home and offices of a Queens assemblyman Wednesday morning.
He has suffered multiple surgeries, tormenting pain, scaffold-like contraptions bolted into his leg bone and now, at age 11, he simply wants his miserable leg cut off. Amit Vigoda was born with a rare bone disorder that renders his right leg fragile as glass.
Texas is set to put to death convicted murderer Anthony Doyle on Thursday as it keeps steady its pace of executions while other states have had to postpone capital punishments because they cannot obtain drugs used in lethal injections.
This spring, Peeps have sprung! The iconic marshmallow candy is busting out its mold this year.