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Sarah Palin photos of son stepping on dog trigger online outrage

Saturday, 03 Jan 2015 23:28 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, WASHINGTON -- Sarah Palin photos of son stepping on dog trigger online outrage.  Facebook photos posted by Sarah Palin showing her son Trig using the family dog as...

Elvis Presley's personal jets could fetch more than 10 million USD

Saturday, 03 Jan 2015 23:19 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BEVERLY HILLS -- Elvis Presley's pair of personal jets, one complete with gilded wash basin and plush sleeping quarters, will go under the hammer in a sealed-bid auction for...

McDonald's campaign looks to rekindle 'lovin

Saturday, 03 Jan 2015 00:27 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, NEW YORK -- As the world's biggest hamburger chain fights to hold onto customers, McDonald's on Friday unveiled a new marketing strategy and ads it says will emphasize the...

Argentine court: Captive orangutan has 'human right' to freedom

Thursday, 25 Dec 2014 22:37 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BUENOS AIRES -- An orangutan held in an Argentine zoo can be freed and transferred to a sanctuary after a court recognized the ape as a "non-human person"...

Honduras seizes cocaine paste hidden in wooden sticks

Thursday, 25 Dec 2014 21:36 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, TEGUCIGALPA -- Security forces in Honduras have seized 2,852 wooden sticks stuffed with cocaine paste in the Caribbean port of Puerto Cortes, police said on Tuesday. The paste, which...

Oops... Ceiling collapse exposes Chinese underwear thief

Thursday, 25 Dec 2014 21:09 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BEIJING -- A Chinese man who stole hundreds of pieces of ladies' underwear had his secret exposed after an emergency exit ceiling where he had been storing his hoard...

Australian woman arrested in deaths of 8 children

Saturday, 20 Dec 2014 20:09 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SYDNEY -- An Australian woman was arrested in the killings of eight children, seven of whom are believed to be her own, police said Saturday. The children were found...

A Canadian finds an 'odd' way to travel after broke up with girl friend

Friday, 19 Dec 2014 00:25 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, TORONTO -- A Canadian man will travel the world with Elizabeth Gallagher. Just not the same Elizabeth Gallagher he used to date.Jordan Axani (28 years) and his former...

Alabama police find heroin in toddler's diaper, arrest father

Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 05:39 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, IRONDALE -- Police in Alabama arrested a man after finding 14 grams of heroin hidden in his 2-year-old daughter's diaper, a discovery aided by a tip from the girl's...

Oops... Over 20,000 bras recalled in Japan due to injury fears

Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 05:26 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, TOKYO -- A Japanese lingerie maker is recalling more than 20,000 brassieres after complaints that underwires suddenly poked out, sometimes while women were wearing them. The Japanese division of lingerie...

McDonald's Japan rations fries due to... dispute!

Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 06:27 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, TOKYO -- McDonald's Holdings Co (Japan) Ltd has embarked on the emergency measure of only offering small-sized french fries to customers as a protracted labor dispute at US West...

Seriously... Robot flies to Germany as airline passenger from Los Angeles

Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 17:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, LOS ANGELES -- A humanoid robot with a head, hands and feet and wearing stylish red sneakers boarded a flight for Germany at Los Angeles International Airport on...

Korean Air executive apologizes after 'controversial' nuts incident

Friday, 12 Dec 2014 18:08 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SEOUL -- The former Korean Air Lines executive who delayed a flight because she was unhappy with the way she was served macadamia nuts apologized on Friday over the...

Israeli youngsters try to rob bank with toy guns and... fail

Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 20:47 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JERUSALEM -- Using toy guns, a 12-year-old boy and his 13-year-old accomplice tried to rob a bank in Israel but fled without any cash after apparently losing their...

Wow... Original Batmobile, built in 1963, fetches 137,000 USD at auction

Sunday, 07 Dec 2014 23:43 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, DALLAS -- Holy Bargain, Batman! The original Batmobile fetched 137,000 USD at auction on Saturday, a small fraction of the 4.2 million USD that a buyer paid last...