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Countries Debating Taxing Motorists Based on How Much They Drive

Picture the government placing a GPS on your car and tracking every mile you drive. Now, imagine being charged a tax based on those miles, your vehicle’s fuel efficiency rating and the time of day you drove. Such a system is being explored in car-clogged regions of Europe and Asia. Even the US is interested in studying mileage charging systems.

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Jeff Swensen, Getty Images
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9/11 Memorial in Pennsylvania Is Still $10 Million Short of Goal

The World Trade Center memorial reached its $350 million fundraising goal in 2008. The foundation that built the Pentagon memorial raised $22 million — the entire cost of construction — between 2004 and 2008. But a permanent memorial for the victims of Flight 93 is still $10 million short of its goal.

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Bryan Bedder / Henry S. Dziekan III, Getty Images
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Celebrity Birthdays for August 11 – Steve Wozniak, Hulk Hogan and More

Here’s a look at some notable birthdays being celebrated today:

Steve Wozniak
Age: 61
Occupation: Computer Engineer and Entrepreneur
Known For: Founding Apple with Steve Jobs, competing on season 8 of ‘Dancing with the Stars,’ his nickname ‘Woz,’ and being generally beloved by people both in and out of the computer industry

Hulk Hogan
Age: 58
Occupation: Wrestler, Actor, and Television Personality
Known For: Wrestling in the WWF, appearing in movies such as ‘Rocky III,’ his flamboyant persona, and his family’s reality series ‘Hogan Knows Best’

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Hulton Archive, Getty Images
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This Day in History for August 11 – Watts Riots Begin and More

Here’s a look at some interesting events that took place on this day in history:

1929 – Babe Ruth becomes the first baseball player to hit 500 home runs in his career with a home run at League Park in Cleveland, Ohio (More info)

1934 – The first civilian prisoners arrive at the Federal prison on Alcatraz Island (More info)

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Monroe Police Department
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Man Demands Nude Photos After Hacking Woman’s Online Accounts [VIDEO]

In June, a woman in Monroe, Connecticut had her Gmail and Facebook accounts hijacked by a man who demanded she send him nude photos to get the accounts back.

The unnamed victim instead went to the police, who launched an investigation that resulted in Monday’s arrest of 19-year-old John Joaquim III. It’s unclear whether he knew his victim, but the two do live in the same town.

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U.S. Army Photo, John Daves
U.S. Army Photo, John Daves
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UAE Donates $1 Million to Joplin, MO Students Affected By Tornado

The United Arab Emirates has pledged up to $1 million to provide new Apple laptops to high school students in Joplin, Mo.

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Chip Somodevilla, Getty Images
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International Forces Kill Taliban Insurgents Responsible for Shooting Down US Helicopter

In a Pentagon news conference on Wednesday, Marine Corps Gen. John Allen said international forces killed the Taliban fighters that shot down a Chinook helicopter last weekend, killing 38 US and Afghan forces.

The top insurgent leader remains at large and other details are vague, but a statement from the International Security Assistance Force said, “After an exhaustive manhunt, Special Operations forces located Mullah Mohibullah and the after receiving multiple intelligence leads and tips from local citizens. The two men were attempting to flee the country in order to avoid capture.”

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NBC New York
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Why Was NY Bus Driver Fired for Helping Stranded Police Officers? [VIDEO]

A Long Island school bus driver who rescued three stranded police officers has been fired. The reason? His actions violated company policy.

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Stephen Lovekin / Carlos Alvarez, Getty Images
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Celebrity Birthdays for August 10 – Ronnie Spector, Antonio Banderas and More

Here’s a look at some notable birthdays being celebrated today:

Ronnie Spector
Age: 68
Occupation: Singer
Known For: Fronting the 1960s girl group, The Ronettes, having a heavy influence on artists like the late Amy Winehouse, and her six-year marriage to producer and convicted murder Phil Spector

Antonio Banderas
Age: 51
Occupation: Actor
Known For: Films such as ‘Evita’ and ‘The Mask of Zorro,’ his voiceover work in the ‘Shrek’ franchise and as the bee in the Nasonex ads, and his marriage to plastic-surgery victim Melanie Griffith

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Facebook Can Cause Psychological Disorders and Other Issues in Teens

A new study suggests that using Facebook too much triggers the development of anti-social behavior in teenagers.

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