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'Finding Dory' Splashes Box Office Competition

 Pixar's "Finding Dory" floated atop the box office over the weekend, taking in $73 million and sinking the sequel to "Independence Day," industry results showed Monday.

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Sex Worker Gets Hilariously Trolled Online By A Man After She Offers Him Sexual Services

SINGAPORE: A sex worker who attempted to offer sexual services to a man on Facebook got more than she bargained for after getting a slew of messages from her intended custormer on Facebook recently, Stomp reports.

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I Got You Babe: Cher Aims To Free Lonely, Chained Elephant In Pakistan

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The plight of a lonely elephant in a Pakistani zoo has inspired help from pop icon Cher, who has sent a representative to oversee improvements in his living conditions.

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Father Knocked Down And Killed Daughter, 3, In Tragic Accident

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A father broke down in tears as he told an inquest how he killed his three-year-old daughter in a freak accident.

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Lithuanian Village Crowns Prettiest Goat In Annual Pageant

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The Lithuanian village of Ramygala held its annual beauty pageant on Sunday, the top prize going to a 16-month-old female goat called Demyte, or "Little Spot".

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Mother Kills Intruder After Finding Him In Her Young Daughter's Bedroom

David Daniel McCrary, 59, was shot and killed after entering a 10-year-old's bedroom in Portland, Oregon.When a woman returned to her Portland, Oregon, home with her two children over the weekend, she made a startling discovery in the residence, according to authorities.

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German Who Held Swiss Boy Investigated For Sexual Abuse

Police stormed the Duesseldorf home of the man and found this boy, who had been missing for over a week.BERLIN: German prosecutors say they are investigating a man on suspicion of kidnapping, sexual abuse and possession of child pornography after police found a missing 12-year-old Swiss boy at his home.

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Amnesty: Mexico Police, Troops ‘Routinely’ Rape Arrested Women

MEXICO CITY: Mexico’s police and armed forces routinely torture and mistreat women, sometimes using sexual violence during arrest and interrogation, Amnesty International wrote in a damning report released on Tuesday.

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Palestinians Say Israel Caused Their Summer Water Shortage

In this Saturday, June 18, 2016 photo, a Palestinian man checks the water tank on the roof of his home after water supply was cut in the village of Salem near the West Bank city of Nablus. Palestinians in the West Bank have long faced shortages of water in the summer months. But this year, as they fast dawn-to-dusk amid scorching heat during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, many villagers in the north of the territory say Israel has intentionally cut the water flow to their taps. AP photoSALEM, West Bank: As Palestinians in the West Bank fast from dawn to dusk in scorching heat during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, tens of thousands of people have been affected by a drought that has greatly reduced the flow to their taps.

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UK's Osborne Rules Himself Out Of Race To Succeed PM Cameron

Pic: ReutersLONDON: British finance minister George Osborne ruled himself out of the running to succeed Conservative Prime Minister David Cameron on Monday, citing his fierce advocacy of staying in the European Union.

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