Missing Michigan Doctor’s Video Raises More Questions

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-01_cde8e30a54.jpgStockbyte/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- New video obtained by a TV news station of Teleka Patrick, a Michigan doctor who mysteriously vanished nearly one month ago, may be the clue investigators have been searching for to help discover her whereabouts. The video shows Patrick, 30, buying flowers for, cooking for and singing and talking to an unidentified man in a hotel room who may be a possible love interest.

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Popular Catholic Priest Found Slain in Church Rectory

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-01_b4eedf159b.jpgNikiLitov/Thinkstock (EUREKA, Calif.) -- Police have launched a homicide investigation after a popular Catholic priest was found dead in the rectory of a Northern California Catholic church. The body of Pastor Eric Freed was found in the rectory of St. Bernard's Catholic Church in Eureka, Calif. Wednesday morning after he failed to show up for a 9 a.m. New Year's mass, authorities said.

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New Year’s Twin Babies Born in Separate Years

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-01_344f0b5570.jpgMedStar Washington Hospital Center (NEW YORK) -- As people around the world partied their way into the new year, two mothers gave birth to two of the last babies of 2013 and two of the first babies of 2014. While born just minutes apart, their twin babies entered the world in two different years. On Dec. 31, 2013, at 11:58 p.m., Yaleni Santos Tohalino gave birth to baby girl Lorraine Yaleni Begazo, who weighed in at 6 pounds, 4.9 ounces, at MedStar Washington Hospital Center, in Washington, D.C. Soon after, her twin brother Brandon Ferdinando Begazo was born on Jan. 1, 2014, at 12:01 a.m., weighing 5 pounds, 10.4 ounces.

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Boy Scouts Now Open to Openly Gay Youngsters

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-01_1db776d900.jpggloch/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- The Boys Scout of America (BSA) Wednesday officially ended its 103-year ban on allowing openly gay youngsters to join the organization, which also sets the stage for 17-year-old Pascal Tessier of Bethesda, Md. to become an Eagle Scout. Tessier was on his way to achieving the long sought-after rank until he admitted his sexual orientation last year. Now, with the change of BSA policy instituted last May, the high school senior will become an Eagle Scout on Jan. 15.

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Truck Falls into Sinkhole in Hawaii

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-12_32dcb77c37.jpgHawaii County Civil Defense (HONOLULU) -- A road besieged by heavy rains on Hawaii’s Big Island opened into a sinkhole, swallowing a pickup truck in the process. Authorities from the Hawai’i County Civil Defense said a woman was behind the wheel of the truck in Paauilo Mauka when the road simply gave way on Monday. “The truck was actually below road level, completely hidden so it was a pretty substantial collapse in the road,” said Defense Director Darryl Oliveira, according to ABC affiliate KITV.

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