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Report: N.C. Inmates Looking to 'Smack Madoff Around'

Bernard Madoff's fellow inmates at a North Carolina federal prison — where the Ponzi schemer arrived last week — are reportedly discussing beating him up to boost their jailhouse reputations.

Iowa Motorcyclist Caught Traveling 123 MPH in 30-MPH Zone

A New Hampton man is charged with eluding authorities after a motorcycle chase that officials say reached 123 mph.

British Jet Crashes at NATO Base in Afghanistan

A British fighter jet crashed at NATO's largest air base in Afghanistan Monday, as the two crew aboard were able to eject just before the crash.

'Idol' Wannabe Charged For Dog's Death, Cowell Shoots PSA

In the wake of 'Idol' wannabe's charges for death of his dog, Simon Cowell shoots new PETA PSA

Maxim Monday: Lauren Storm Fulfills Her Director's Dreams

We met up with the lovely Lauren at an L.A. coffee shop, where she suggested we pay a midday visit to a nearby strip club. She was kidding…we think

Doctor: Jimi Hendrix May Have Been Murdered

Doctor says theory that Hendrix had pills, wine forced down throat until he drowned is 'plausible'

N.Y. Coffee Shop Replaces Beheaded Statue of Liberty Replica

A Brooklyn coffee shop has replaced a stolen Statue of Liberty that turned up in a video showing it blindfolded, beheaded and smashed to pieces.

Ex-NFL Star Vick Released From Federal Custody

Suspended NFL star Michael Vick's federal dogfighting sentence has ended, freeing him to lobby for a return to the football field.

Rocky Romance: Did Jermaine Dump Janet In Her Time Of Need?

In the wake of Michael Jackson’s death, why on earth has Janet Jackson’s longtime lover Jermaine Dupri been?

Pa. Boy, 10, Accidentally Shoots Friend, 10, With Shotgun

Allegheny County police say a 10-year-old boy is in critical condition after he was accidentally shot by another 10-year-old boy in the Pittsburgh suburb of Mount Oliver.