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The "Anti-Cheating Ring" imprints "I'M MARRIED" around a would-be philanderer's finger. hide caption

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'Anti-Cheating Ring' Not Likely To Deter History

A wedding ring that proposes to imprint "I'M MARRIED" on a would-be philanderer's finger is sparking a lot of attention — and outrage. I'm merely skeptical.

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A Pew Research Center study shows Asian-Americans are the fastest-growing immigrant group in the U.S., but that doesn't make theirs a success story. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images hide caption

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Why should someone who wants a job have to confide their fears and flaws to judgmental strangers? Royal Five/ hide caption

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Protesters gather outside Downing Street in London to deliver a petition against the so-called "pasty tax," a government bid to levy 20 percent tax on hot takeaway food. Justin Tallis/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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President Obama presents the Medal of Honor to Rose Mary Sabo, widow of Army Spc. Leslie Sabo. Sabo was awarded the nation's highest military decoration posthumously for his actions on May 10, 1970, while serving as a rifleman in Cambodia during the Vietnam War. Alex Wong/Getty Images hide caption

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It's a constant test for parents: Everything you thought you were doing right may be wrong. hide caption

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President Barack Obama told ABC this week that he supports gay marriage. Carolyn Kaster/AP hide caption

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"Here's Mei right now," tweeted the National Zoo just before the procedure. "Volunteers are watching her from our research station as we prepare." Smithsonian's National Zoo hide caption

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Gerardus Mercator's maps gave us a truer view of our world and the means to explore it. Library of Congress hide caption

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Six U.S. Secret Service agents have lost their jobs so far after a prostitution scandal that took place at the Hotel Caribe in Cartagena, Colombia, just before President Obama's arrival at the Summit of the Americas conference earlier this month. Manuel Pedraza/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Red chairs fill a main street in Sarajevo on Friday as the city marks the 20th anniversary of the start of the Bosnian war. Officials lined up 11,541 chairs in 825 rows to represent the 11,541 Sarajevans who were killed during the siege. Amel Emric/AP hide caption

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Food professionals will tell you: Eating asks a lot of your body. hide caption

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