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National & World Pint-size thieves frighten Ivory Coast's largest city Pint-size thieves frighten Ivory Coast's largest city (Photo Gallery)
Ivory Coast taxi driver Mamadou Bamba had finished his shift and was walking home around midnight when a dozen children accosted him on the street and demanded his money. When he hesitated, the thieves pulled out small knives and stabbed him eight times before making off with fares totaling more than $100.
National & World Man faces obscenity charge after O'Donnell's daughter found Man faces obscenity charge after O'Donnell's daughter found
The owner of the home where Rosie O'Donnell's missing teen daughter was found earlier this week has been arrested for allegedly having inappropriate online communications with the 17-year-old girl, according to authorities and the star's spokeswoman.
National & World Family mourns teen's machete slaying in Florida
Jose Amaya Guardado's mother said she brought her son to the United States nine years ago to escape the violence rampant in their native El Salvador. But now his family is mourning his death in what police describe as a brutal machete attack.
National & World Typhoon Goni leaves 7 dead, 2 missing in Philippines Typhoon Goni leaves 7 dead, 2 missing in Philippines
Typhoon Goni slightly weakened Saturday as it lashed the northern Philippines with strong rain and wind that set off landslides and flooded low-lying villages, leaving at least seven people dead and two others missing, officials said.