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Activists Deface Mt. Rushmore With Global Warming Banner

A group of environmental activists connected with Greenpeace unfurled an enormous banner at Mount Rushmore showing President Obama's face and calling for an end to global warming.

Debate Churns Over Proposed Jackson Butter Sculpture

Iowa State Fair officials' plans to honor Michael Jackson's musical feats through a butter sculpture of the pop star have sparked a fierce debate among Iowans.

Kate Winslet: The World Has Seen Enough of My Bum

After years of nude scenes, Oscar-winner Kate Winslet is getting ready to put it all away once and for all

Court Ordered to Return Ruth Madoff's Passport

A federal judge ordered the court system to return Ruth Madoff's passport.

Popular Children's Web Site Under Attack by Hackers

Your kids think they're feeding their online Neopet with new software. But they could be feeding your financial data to a hacker.

British Scientists Say They've Created Human Sperm

British scientists claim they have created human sperm from stem cells. But other experts have questioned their data.

Elizabeth Taylor Sought Out Same Doctor Who Treated Jackson

A rep for Taylor says the screen legend denies the story, calling it a "blank blank blank lie"

Arizona Woman Survives Webcam Suicide Attempt

A Phoenix woman distraught over a breakup tried to hang herself and tape the suicide on her webcam, but she was rescued by her parents after her boyfriend alerted them about what was going on.

Texas Billionaire Pickens Blows Off Plans for Wind Farm

But T. Boone Pickens insists his overall 'Pickens Plan' for renewable energy is still alive.