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Long Island ‘Mini-Madoff’ Surrenders

The FBI says the owner of a Long Island investment firm has turned himself in to face accusations he cheated clients out of more than $100 million.

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Australian Serial Killer Cuts Off Own Finger in Jail

A notorious Australian serial killer who is serving a life sentence for the slayings of seven backpackers cut off his little finger in his prison cell and attempted to mail it to the country’s top court, officials said Tuesday.

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Judge Says American Co-Ed Killed to Satisfy ‘Sexual Instinct

An Italian judge wrote in a decision that a British student killed in Perugia was the victim of a plan by her assailants to “satisfy their sexual instincts” that then got out of control, a news agency reported Monday.

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Israeli Official Blasts Cat Stevens’ Song for Gaza Children

A recording by singer-musician Yusuf Islam, formerly known as Cat Stevens, to raise funds for the children of Gaza is angering an Israeli official who says all children in the war-battered region should receive the same treatment.

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Rumer Willis: Ashton Was a Heartthrob to Me

Rumer Willis may be close with hunky step-dad Ashton Kutcher now, but the starlet admits to being a bit freaked out when her mother Demi Moore brought the actor home as her new boyfriend.

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Philadelphia Suburb on Edge After Rash of Arsons

Authorities are urging residents in the Philadelphia suburb of Coatesville to remove flammable materials from their porches and to keep porch lights on at night following a string of suspicious fires.

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Cops Investigate Day Care Stabbing, Ledger Death Link

Suspect Kim De Gelder’s face was gruesomely painted black-and-white to resemble Ledger’s character, the Joker, from ‘The Dark Knight.’ Witnesses also said he dyed his hair red.

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Girls Basketball Coach Fired After 100-0 Win

The coach of a Texas high school basketball team that beat another team 100-0 was fired Sunday, the same day he sent an e-mail to a newspaper saying he will not apologize ‘for a wide-margin victory when my girls played with honor and integrity.’

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