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Mixologists: Drink masters or just pretentious bartenders?

 "What's with all the mixologists these days?

NATO agrees on new 'spearhead' force to meet global threats

 NATO members agreed Friday to form a "spearhead" force of several thousand land troops ready to deploy within a few days, NATO chief An

Ukraine, rebels sign ceasefire deal as EU leaders consider sanctions on Russia

 Ukraine's government and separatist leaders signed a ceasefire deal Friday after talks in Belarus, raising hopes of an end to the nearly five

Former GOP spokesman comes out, pushes for same sex marriage

 He is gay. He's a Republican. He wants to get married.

Google agrees to refund $19 million over mobile apps

Google Inc. will refund at least $19 million to consumers over complaints it unfairly billed for charges incurred by children using mobile apps downloaded to Android mobile devices from the Google Play app store.

BP found 'grossly negligent' for Gulf spill

 A single word change means BP could be on the hook for billions more for the worst oil spill in U.S. history.

Newly found asteroid to pass close to Earth on Sunday

 A newly discovered asteroid will pass "very close" to Earth on Sunday, NASA says.

Joan Rivers, pointed, pioneering comedian, dies at 81

 Joan Rivers, the sassy comedian whose gossipy "can we talk" persona catapulted her into a career as a headlining talk-show host, best-s

Clinic where Joan Rivers stopped breathing under investigation

The out-patient clinic where Joan Rivers suffered cardiac arrest during a procedure last week is being investigated, a health official said Thursday.

Jury indicts Georgia father for murder in hot car death

A Georgia grand jury on Thursday indicted Justin Ross Harris on eight counts, including malice murder and two counts of felony murder, in the hot car death of his toddler son.