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Indian actress faces beheading threat

A member of India's Hindu nationalist ruling party has offered a US$1.5 million reward to anyone who beheads the lead actress and the director of the Bollywood film "Padmavati." 
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Alcohol ban for all US troops in Japan

US forces in Japan banned all personnel from consuming alcohol after a fatal drink-driving accident on Okinawa island, where sentiment against the US military bases runs high.
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Charles Manson, who ordered cult murders in bid for race war, dies

The psychopathic guru who masterminded a savage killing spree in the United States in the late 1960s that shocked the world, has died at the age of 83. 
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Morning bird or night owl? Be the type you naturally prefer

Early birds are more analytical and cooperative, whereas night owls are more imaginative and individualistic, according to a BBC report.
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Bruno Mars wins American Music Awards on night of divas

Mars accepted Artist of the Year with a brief but enthusiastic speech recorded in a moving minivan, as Mars explained he was traveling.
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US mass killer, cult leader Charles Manson, dies at 83

Manson died of natural causes Sunday evening at a Kern County hospital.
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US-Mexican couple trade border vows

Proving that love knows no boundaries, a Mexican woman and a US man meet at a gate that has been briefly opened in the fence separating their countries to exchange marriage vows.
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Museum seeks to convince Indians that toilets are not dirty

A throne with a built-in commode for a French monarch takes pride of place at a New Delhi museum trying to break taboos surrounding toilets.
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Malcolm Young, co-founder of Australian rock band AC/DC, dies at 64

Malcolm Young, guitarist and co-founder of Australian hard rock band AC/DC, died at the age of 64, the band announced Saturday on its Facebook page.
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Europe turns on Facebook, Google for digital tax revamp

With public coffers still strained years after the worst of the debt crisis, EU leaders have agreed to tackle the question.
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