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23 May 2015 13:25

US deejay Kasem's widow will not face criminal charges

The widow of American radio personality Casey Kasem will not face criminal charges in connection with his death, prosecutors said on Friday, despite allegations of abuse from three of his adult children.

  • 23 May 2015 10:45

    Oil-coated pelicans scrubbed clean at California rehab center

    Several petroleum-stained pelicans rescued from the blackened muck of California's latest oil spill spent the day on Friday being gently, painstakingly scrubbed clean at a wildlife rehabilitation center in Los Angeles.

  • 23 May 2015 08:35

    Argentina's president seeks arts legacy with concert hall

    With less than a year to go in her presidency, Cristina Fernandez has sought her place in Argentina's cultural history, unveiling Latin America's largest arts complex, housed in Buenos Aires's historic former Post and Telegraph Palace.

  • 23 May 2015 04:10

    TLC pulls '19 Kids and Counting' after molestation reports

    U.S. cable network TLC said on Friday it has pulled all episodes of "19 Kids and Counting," its top-rated television reality show featuring a large Christian family, after reports surfaced that the eldest son had molested underage girls as a teen.

  • 23 May 2015 03:20

    Koons sculpture raises 12 million euros at Cannes AIDS auction

    A huge sculpture called "Coloring Book" by American artist Jeff Koons sold for 12 million euros (US$13.2 million) at a star-studded charity auction near Cannes that raised more than 33 million euros for AIDS research.

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