Another missing female solider? Authorities are searching for 2nd Lt. Holley Wimunc, 24, who disappeared after her apartment near Fort Bragg was set on fire by an arsonist. • Almost 31% of female British obstetricians would prefer a Caesarean birth because of the "reality" of risk and possible long-term damages with traumatic natural births. • Marks and Spencer's charges a $4 tax on larger-sized bras, creating outrage among customers who say it is unfair. • Need a good shout but don't want to offend your neighbors? Try a Shouting Vase. • A sexual curse tablet from the Middle Ages was found in Cyprus with the message "May your penis hurt when you make love."


A former Playboy model was arrested in Canada for attempting to rob an older woman and stabbing a man who tried to intervene. • The city of Manila offered free vasectomies on Friday for a special fair promoting family planning. • Chilean authorities have arrested a stripper who protested conservative Chilean society by doing pole dances in subway cars in the Santiago subway system. • Heenal Raichura, a 22-year-old British woman, has become Britain's youngest doctor. • Amanda Knox has been charged with killing her British roommate when they were living together as students in Italy last year. • Carlos Bustamante, a member of Santa Ana's City Council in California (and a rising star in the Republican party), has resigned from two commissions after he made breast comments regarding the first female Sheriff of Orange County. • The first female Japanese 4x400 relay team will appear in the Olympics this year. • Big cats, caught on tape.