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Megan Huntsman is shown in this booking photo provided by the Pleasant Grove County Jail in Pleasant Grove, Utah April 13, 2014. REUTERS/Pleasant Grove County Jail/Handout

Woman gave birth at home before killing infants

A Utah mother accused of slaying six of her own infant children over the course of a decade secretly gave birth to each of the babies without medical assistance at home and then immediately killed them, police said on Wednesday.

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NJ mother charged with driving teens into river

A New Jersey mother of three teenagers was charged on Wednesday with attempted murder and endangering the welfare of children after allegedly driving her minivan into the Delaware River with them inside, authorities said.

A local resident (L) argues with Ukrainian servicemen in Kramatorsk April 16, 2014. REUTERS/Maks Levin

Separatists fly Russian flag in Ukraine

Pro-Russian separatists hoisted the Russian flag on Ukrainian army armoured vehicles in eastern Ukraine on Wednesday, mocking the pro-Western Kiev government's attempt to reassert control on the eve of crucial talks in Geneva on the country's future.

The rash-like symptom from the measles virus. (Wikipedia Creative Commons photo)

Measles-fighting pill passes key test in animals

Scientists have developed an experimental pill that helped protect ferrets from a measles-like virus, raising hope for a treatment to thwart the deadly infection in unvaccinated people who have been exposed to the virus, according to an international study released on Wednesday.

Undated police handout picture of Britain's Saajid Badat, who has been jailed for thirteen years at the Old Bailey in London, April 22, 2005. (REUTERS/Handout)

Ex-Osama bin Laden ally turns informant

A British shoe bomb-plotter-turned-government informant, who once conspired with Osama bin Laden, has become a key witness for U.S. prosecutors seeking to give American juries a taste of life inside al-Qaida, court documents, U.S. and British officials and lawyers say.

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