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Police in Florida say they arrested a man accused of fighting with a restaurant manager after having sex with his date on a table in front of other patrons.
An elderly suburban Chicago woman who fell down a manhole missing its cover was able to call for help on her cellphone, police in Palatine, Ill., said.
A Soviet moon rover, out of contact since 1971, is providing information for U.S. scientists using it for precise measurement of the moon's distance from Earth.
Researchers at the University of California San Diego uncovered the location of a Russian light reflector lost on the lunar surface in the 1970s, NASA said.
Rising oil prices are slowing the tide of U.S. companies moving to foreign lands because it's costing more to ship products home, a research group said.
New York's Kennedy Airport announced at least 500 International Terminal employees are receiving training on how to be nice to travelers.
New York's Long Island University announced this year's George Polk Awards for excellence in journalism in 14 categories, led by a writer for the New Yorker.
Tom Murphy, who helped shape the Atlanta area during 28 years as speaker of the Georgia House, has died at 83.
Irish actor Tom Murphy, who won a Tony Award for starring in "The Beauty Queen of Leenane" on Broadway, has died at the age of 39, Playbill.com reported.