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VIDEO: Another GOP senatorial candidates gets in trouble over comment about rape, abortion

Richard Mourdock, the Republican running for U.S. Senate from Indiana, infuriated many Tuesday night when, during a debate, he said that "when life begins in that horrible situation of rape, that it is something that God intended to happen." The comments have put Mourdock and even Presidential candidate Mitt Romney back on the defensive, especially with women.

American cars a sign of status, admiration in Kosovo

The United States is held in high regard in Kosovo because of its role in supporting the former Serbian province's bid for independence. So, for many Kosovars, having a beefy American muscle car is a high sign of status. So much so that Kosovars living abroad, even in the U.S., often bring their cars home with them on vacation.

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Communicating by Touch

Researchers at DePauw University say we're able to communicate a range of emotions through the simple act of touching. Tiffany Field, director of the Touch Research Institute at the University of Miami, tells The Takeaway about this discovery.