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Girl, 9, Killed By Rare Brain-Eating Amoeba

Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.07.2014 | UK

A nine-year-old girl has died after she contracted a rare infection as she swam in lakes during the Fourth of July weekend. Hally Yust is believed...

State Pursues Sperm Donor For Child Support Payments

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 02.01.2013 | UK Lifestyle

A sperm donor is being asked to pay child support by the state of Kansas for a child conceived through artificial insemination for a lesbian couple. ...

The Fight for Women's Rights in America's South

Nick Purves | Posted 26.01.2013 | UK Politics
Nick Purves

This year's American presidential election was supposed to have been about the economy, a referendum on how whether president Obama had done enough to revive America's economic fortunes after the crash of 2008. Then Missouri congressman Todd Akin chose to give his views on the issue of abortion.

Third $656m Mega Millions Claims Share

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Lindlar | Posted 10.04.2012 | UK

The owner of a third winning ticket from the US Mega Millions lottery has come forward to claim their share of last month's record-breaking $656m jack...

Radiohead Targeted By Religious Extremists

WENN | Posted 13.03.2012 | UK Entertainment

Radiohead became the latest act to be targeted by members of religious extremist group the Westboro Baptist Church when their show in Missouri was pic...