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Ousted Yahoo exec gets $58 million severance after only 15 months on job

Former chief operating officer Henrique de Castro left Yahoo with a severance package worth $58 million, according to a regulatory document filed Wednesday with the SEC.

OR: city drains 38 million gallons from water supply after teen urinates in it

Portland, OR (KPTV) -- A 19-year-old man was caught on camera urinating in a reservoir that holds Portland's drinking water Wednesday, according to city officials.

Beer, grilled cheese and really clean clothes

Nestled on a New York side street, a new type of laundromat has opened its doors, offering gourmet cheese sandwiches and drop-off laundry services.

US Airways won't fire worker who sent lewd tweet

The US Airways employee responsible for sending out a pornographic tweet Monday will not be fired, the company said, because it was a mistake.

Miley Cyrus faces long recovery from 'extreme allergic reaction'

Miley Cyrus could be in celebrity sick bay for another three weeks because of an "extreme allergic reaction" to an antibiotic, her representative said Thursday.

But first, let me take a 'presidential' selfie

Let the selfies continue. Vice President Joe Biden posted his first selfie late Wednesday, hours after launching his Instagram account.

Use of 'study drugs' increases among college students

Around this time of year, you're more likely to find college students in the library cramming for final exams than out partying.

102-year-old woman crosses Willis Tower off bucket list

A 102-year-old Indiana woman can cross visiting the top of the Willis Tower off her bucket list. She traveled to the sky deck of the Chicago building (formerly called the Sears Tower) earlier this week.

CA rancher finds sea lion pup 100 miles from Pacific Ocean

Up a river without a paddle.

Landrieu faces her toughest political storm to stay in Senate

Louisiana Democrat Sen. Mary Landrieu is in the middle of a storm.