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Toilet signs are mysterious and mirth-inducing

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| The signs offer important advice. But it seems they can't help but offer humor as well.

​AC/DC founding member Malcolm Young dead at 64


He was the guiding force behind the bawdy hard rock band AC/DC, helping to create such head-banging anthems as "Highway to Hell," ''Hells Bells" and "Back in Black."

Government outlines when it will disclose or exploit software vulnerabilities


The Trump administration put out guidelines for how the government will decide what software vulnerabilities it will share with tech companies to fix, and which ones it will keep to itself for spying.

LA radio anchor says Al Franken groped, kissed her without consent


Democratic Sen. Al Franken was a comedian at the time of the incident. Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Democratic Minority Leader Chuck Schumer have called for a review of the complaint.

Court to decide who created The Game of Life


Testimony is scheduled to begin Thursday in federal court in Los Angeles in a lawsuit over who owns the rights to one of the most popular board games of all time.

Trump urges UCLA trio to thank Xi for release in China


President Donald Trump is exhorting three suspended UCLA basketball players to thank Chinese President Xi Jinping for their freedom following a shoplifting incident in China.

When it comes to sexual harassment claims, whose side is HR really on?


Many employees feel that when it comes to sexual harassment claims, human resources departments work "for the company, rather than for the employees."

Native Americans see far more discrimination in areas where they are a majority


Native Americans reported discrimination far more often in employment and in interactions with law enforcement if they lived on tribal lands or areas where the population is mostly Native American.

For Native Americans facing sexual assault, justice feels out of reach


Half of American Indians living in majority-Native areas say they or a family member feels he or she has been treated unfairly by the courts, according to an NPR poll.