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UK company delivers beer to the office

In a world focused on making life easier, it seems you can have almost everything delivered. From groceries to books, you don't have to go far to get what you want. But what about the Friday beer?

MN removes one of its last phone booths

Its last call for a phone booth in Minnesota, a piece of nostalgia in our cell phone world. If you're not paying close attention, you just might miss it.

New mobile payment app changes business in South Africa

The aroma of rich coffee wafts through the air as Xolile Malindi leans behind the counter of House of Machines, a hip café in the heart of Cape Town.

Oldest mayor in Iowa celebrates his 90th birthday

The mayor of the small Iowa town of McCallsburg is a celebrity. At 90-years-old, Wally Loney is the oldest mayor in Iowa.

Nicki Minaj sued for $30 million by 'wig guru'

A hair stylist is accusing former "American Idol" judge and rapper Nicki Minaj of wigging out on a deal.

GM accused of deadly recall delay

General Motors has been accused of dragging its feet for a decade on recalling popular compact cars with a defect that was involved in the deaths of at least six people.

Not-guilty plea from ex-NFLer Darren Sharper in alleged rapes of two women

Former NFL star Darren Sharper pleaded not guilty in a Los Angeles court Thursday in the alleged druggings and rapes of two women.

Tornadoes, floods hit Illinois

Severe storms including tornadoes struck Illinois late Thursday afternoon, knocking out power, damaging buildings and spawning floods, the National Weather Service reported.

Man convicted in boating death of Usher's former stepson

A jury in Georgia found a man guilty of homicide by vessel in the death of singer Usher Raymond's former stepson.

Colorado expects $184 million in tax revenue from marijuana

Colorado expects to take in about $184 million in tax revenue from marijuana in the first 18 months after legislation -- and much of that money will be funneled into teaching kids to stay away from pot.