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McKayla Maroney, Avril Lavigne, Aubrey Plaza, Bar Refaeli Pictures: New Nude Photos of Maroney Appear on 4chan as the Leaks Die Down

McKayla Maroney competes on the floor exercise during the U.S. women's national gymnastics championships in Hartford, Conn., Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)
McKayla Maroney competes on the floor exercise during the U.S. women's national gymnastics championships in Hartford, Conn., Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

New nude photos of Olympic gymnast McKayla Maroney have appeared recently on 4chan but overall the naked pictures leak is dying down. Maroney’s pictures were removed...

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Waterspout Photos in Navarre, Florida: Water ‘Tornado’ Appears

A waterspout has appeared out on the waters in Navarre, Fla., according to reports. Photos of the weather phenomenon were uploaded to Twitter and Facebook on Tuesday. The waterspout appeared to form earlier around noon. WDSU-TV reported that there was …... Read More

  • Jonathan Paul Koppenhaver, a mixed martial arts fighter known as War Machine, appears in court Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014, in Las Vegas. Koppenhaver was scheduled for arraignment Wednesday on battery, lewdness, assault and coercion charges in the Aug. 8 attack on adult film actress Christy Mack and her male friend at a Las Vegas home, but prosecutors charged him with additional felonies including kidnapping and assault and accused him of attacking Mack multiple times over 15 months.  (AP Photo/Las Vegas Review-Journal, Michael Quine)

    Christy Mack Posts New Pictures as She Works on Recovering From Alleged War Machine/Jonathan Koppenhaver Beating

    Christy Mack has posted a set of new photos as she works to fully recover from being beaten, allegedly by War Machine aka Jonathan Koppenhaver... Read more

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    Jodi Arias Trial Update: Arias ‘In Great Spirits’ as Sentencing Start Date Nears

    Convicted killer Jodi Arias is doing well as the start date for the sentencing phase of her trial nears. The start date has been pushed... Read more

  • Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach, center, walks with members of his staff and legal team into the Kansas Judicial Center to file documents in a legal dispute before the state Supreme Court over the Democratic nominee's attempt to get off the ballot in the U.S. Senate race, Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, in Topeka, Kan. With Kobach are, to his left, special projects coordinator Jameson Beckner and attorney Bradley Scholzman and, to his right, attorney Thomas Knutzen. (AP Photo/John Hanna)

    Kansas Supreme Court Questions Why Democrat Kept on Senate Ballot

    TOPEKA, Kan.—Several Kansas Supreme Court justices expressed skepticism Tuesday of a Republican official’s decision to keep the Democratic nominee for the U.S. Senate on the... Read more

  • This May 6, 2014 file photo shows Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton speaking in National Harbor, Md. To congressional Republicans, "Benghazi" is shorthand for incompetence and cover-up. Democrats hear it as the hollow sound of pointless investigations. It is, in fact, a Mediterranean port city in Libya that was the site of an attack on an American diplomatic compound on the 11th anniversary of 9/11 that killed U.S. Ambassador Chris Stevens and three other Americans. That's nearly all that U.S. politicians can agree on about Benghazi.  (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak, File)

    Benghazi Report 2014, Latest News: Hillary Clinton Allegedly Behind Operation to Pull Certain Documents

    Former Secretary of State and potential 2016 presidential candidate Hillary Clinton was allegedly behind an operation to pull certain documents from the Benghazi report. Raymond Maxwell,... Read more

  • In this undated image provided by NASA, astronaut Randy Bresnik prepares to enter The Boeing Company's CST-100 spacecraft for a fit check evaluation at the company's Houston Product Support Center. On Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014, NASA will announce which one or two private companies wins the right to transport astronauts to the International Space Station. The deal will end NASA's expensive reliance on Russian crew transport. The contenders include SpaceX, Sierra Nevada Corp., and Boeing. (AP Photo/NASA)

    NASA, SpaceX, Boeing to Launch Americans Again From US Soil

    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla.—NASA is a giant step closer to launching Americans again from U.S. soil. On Tuesday, the space agency planned to announce which one... Read more

  • Saguaro High School Seniors, from left, Brad Khnanisho, Michael Panka and Shaun Younger spend time time in the Indian Bend Wash during the flooding in Scottsdale, Monday, Sept. 8, 2014.  (AP Photo/The Arizona Republic, Dave Seibert) MARICOPA COUNTY OUT - NO MAGS- NO SALES - MANDATORY CREDIT

    National Weather Service Radar: Flash Flood Watch for Arizona; New Mexico to Get Wet Weather

    PHOENIX (AP) — Flash flood watches are in effect for most of Arizona Tuesday as moisture from Tropical Storm Odile (oh-DEEL’) begins moving its way... Read more

  • A Google self-driving Toyota Prius maneuvers through the streets of in Washington, DC May 14, 2012. (Karen Bleier/AFP/GettyImages)

    California Creates License for Self-Driving Cars

    LOS ANGELES—For the first time, California’s Department of Motor Vehicles knows how many self-driving cars are traveling public roads. The agency is issuing permits Tuesday... Read more

  • Members of the activist group CodePink demonstrate at a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing with Defense Sec. Chuck Hagel (L) and Joint Chiefs chairman Gen. Martin Dempsey on Capitol Hill in Washington, Sept. 16, 2014. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

    Gen. Dempsey Says Ground Troops Might Be Needed in Iraq to Fight Islamic State

    WASHINGTON—The nation’s top military leader told Congress on Tuesday he would recommend that the United States consider deploying ground forces to Iraq if President Barack... Read more

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    Across the Nation: Sept. 16

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  • This April 1, 2014, photo shows David Friedman, the acting head of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, as he testified on Capitol Hill in Washington, before the House Energy and Commerce subcommittee on Oversight and Investigation. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration should have discovered General Motors’ faulty ignition switches seven years before the company recalled 2.6 million cars to fix the deadly problem, a House committee majority charged Tuesday in a new report. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

    House Panel: Safety Agency Mishandled GM Recall

    WASHINGTON—The agency responsible for safety on the nation’s roads was years late in detecting a deadly problem with General Motors cars and lacks the expertise... Read more

  • The Boles fire burns along a ridge Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, in Weed, Calif. The, fire driven by fierce winds, raced through a small town near the Oregon border on Monday, burning a church to the ground, damaging or destroying 100 homes and prompting evacuation orders for at least 1,500 people, authorities said.(AP Photo/The Record Searchlight, Greg Barnette)

    Racing Wildfire Engulfs Homes in California Town (Photos, Video)

      WEED, Calif.—Fire crews aided by calmer winds and aircraft knocked down a wildfire Tuesday that damaged or destroyed 100 homes and a church and... Read more

  • In this Friday, Sept. 12, 2014 photo provided by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, an octopus swims by a mystery tugboat that was found by the NOAA research vessel Fulmar off the California coast. (AP Photo/NOAA)

    Scientists Explore Gold Rush-Era Shipwrecks Near San Francisco

    GULF OF THE FARALLONES NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY—Federal researchers are exploring several underwater sites where ships sank while navigating in the treacherous waters west of San... Read more

  • In this handout image provided by the NFL, Adrian Peterson of the Minnesota Vikings poses for his NFL headshot circa 2011 in Eden Prairie, Minnesota. (Photo by NFL via Getty Images)

    Vikings Bring Back Peterson Despite Abuse Charge

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — Adrian Peterson was back at Minnesota Vikings headquarters on Monday, and the first thing fullback Jerome Felton did when he saw... Read more

  • A jet aerial tanker drops its load of fire retardant on a fire near Pollack Pines, Calif., Monday, Sept. 15, 2014. The fire, which started Sunday has consumed more than 3,000 acres and forced the evacuation of dozens of homes. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)

    Northern California Wildfire Devastates Town

    WEED, Calif. — Dan Linville and his son were sitting in their living room when they smelled smoke. When they looked outside, they saw a... Read more

  • White House press secretary Josh Earnest speaks during the daily news briefing at the White House, Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, in Washington. Earnest answered question about Islamic State militants and other topics. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

    U.S. Would Retaliate Against Assad

    WASHINGTON — The United States would retaliate against Syrian President Bashar Assad’s air defenses if he were to go after American planes launching airstrikes in... Read more

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    US to Assign 3,000 From US Military to Fight Ebola

    WASHINGTON—The Obama administration is ramping up its response to West Africa’s Ebola crisis, preparing to assign 3,000 U.S. military personnel to the afflicted region to... Read more