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7 Stories To End Your Day (1.2.14)

Today's 7 Most Important Stories.

Immigrant without green card can be a lawyer, California court rules

SAN FRANCISCO -- The California Supreme Court ruled unanimously Thursday that a Mexican immigrant without a green card may be licensed as a lawyer, though his employment prospects will be limited. In an opinion by Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye, the state's high court said a law passed late last year by the Legislature enabled the court to admit Sergio C.

Seattle woman says she ate only Starbucks food for a year

A meal of fish and chips was a welcome change on Jan. 1 for a Seattle woman who had just completed a year challenge to eat only Starbucks products. Beautiful Existence (yes, that is her real name) says she committed herself to consuming only Starbucks-affiliated drinks and foods, including Roy Street Coffee & Tea, Tazo Tea and Evolution Fresh, for 365 days.

Indiana woman accused of cutting man's penis

Indiana 35-year-old Bonita Lynn Vela has been arrested on preliminary charges of battery with a deadly weapon and criminal confinement with a deadly weapon. A central Indiana woman is accused of holding a man against his will at a house trailer and using a box cutter to cut his penis.

Robertson family gun line launches, heading to stores in 2014

Just as it seemed the news surrounding the "Duck Dynasty" cast was dying down, the A&E reality family made another splash as a video announcing their new gun line began circulating online.

Scientists discover dogs' prefered bathroom position

Talk about animal magnetism! Scientists discovered that dogs across a variety of breeds align their body axis with the Earth's magnetic field (MF) when relieving themselves. 70 dogs out of 37 different breeds -- beagles and dachshunds and Yorkshire terriers, oh my!

Wal-Mart recalls donkey meat in China

Wal-Mart is giving customers in China refunds on 'Five Spice Donkey Meat' after discovering it was tainted with other animal products. Wal-Mart is recalling donkey meat in China after it was found to be contaminated with other animal products. Wal-Mart said it was recalling the meat in Jinan, the provincial capital of Shandong.

Right Now, It's as Cold in Canada as Where Our Rover Is On Mars

Canada is having a cold snap at the moment. This week, in Southern Manitoba, the temperature reached a blisteringly frigid -31 degrees Celsius, or nearly -24 Fahrenheit. (Wind chill values in Winnipeg-in case you were curious and/or in need of some meteorological schadenfreude-dipped to -58 Fahrenheit.)