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4 hours ago

Russian Dating Site Pays Hacker to Not Sell Email Addresses

4 hours ago

New Rules Trap Civilians in War-Torn Eastern Ukraine

The Ukrainian government recently introduced new rules forcing anyone who wants to travel to or from regions held by pro-Russian separatists to apply for permission which is preventing war-weary civilians from fleeing. Those seeking to leave or enter conflict-affected areas must provide documents such as passports and evidence showing why they need to travel through the checkpoints. The process can take up to 10 days — leaving people trapped and in limbo in places like rebel-held Donetsk. Read »
5 hours ago

Federal Officials Tackle Super Bowl Counterfeiters

6 hours ago

How the National Weather Service Cost the East Coast Millions

Friday, Jan 30, 2015 at 12:32 PM

Kansas Foster Dad Sentenced 32 Months in Hot-Car Death

Friday, Jan 30, 2015 at 12:11 PM

Marshall Islands Castaway Sued for $1 Million

Friday, Jan 30, 2015 at 11:56 AM

Poll: Americans Want Politicians Fighting Climate Change

Friday, Jan 30, 2015 at 10:21 AM

Mitt Romney Says He Won't Run for President

Friday, Jan 30, 2015 at 9:26 AM

No Charges Against George Zimmerman in Assault Case

Friday, Jan 30, 2015 at 9:05 AM

3 Daily Cocktails May Boost Stroke Risk: Study

People in their 50s and 60s who drink more than two alcoholic beverages daily have a 34 percent higher risk of stroke compared to lighter drinkers, according to a study released Thursday, NBC News reported. Also, drinking beyond a two-drink maximum each day may boost a middle-aged person's stroke risk more than even traditional health dangers like high blood pressure and diabetes, said the researchers who based their findings on a study of more than 11,000 Swedish twins for roughly half their lives. "This study points to the importance of the upper limit of alcohol," said Dr. Demetrius Lopes, a neurosurgeon at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago. "It is a misconception that if a glass of red wine is good, more is even better." Read »
Friday, Jan 30, 2015 at 5:51 AM

Officials "Working Around the Clock" to Free ISIS Hostage

Thursday, Jan 29, 2015 at 11:13 PM

NASA Moisture Satellite Launch Scrubbed for Repairs

Friday, Jan 30, 2015 at 6:43 AM

Survey: Scientists and Public at Odds Over Climate, GMOs and More

Thursday, Jan 29, 2015 at 6:52 PM

ISIS Group Claims Responsibility for Attacks That Killed 27 in Egypt

Thursday, Jan 29, 2015 at 4:45 PM

Killer Says His Ideas Influenced Strack Family Murder-Suicide

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