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Two days after a ruptured oil pipeline spewed crude into the waters off of California — tainting 9 miles of ocean teeming with coastal creatures — environmen...
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Fernando Bermudez — convicted of murder in 1992 but unwavering in his innocence — was incarcerated for almost two decades in New York's notorious Sing Sing C...
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After he was convicted for his role in a string of armed robberies, Quartavious Davis paid dearly: A federal judge in Florida sentenced him to almost 162 yea...
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With Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah in poor health before his death, royal watchers already anticipated Crown Prince Salman — his half-brother and a popular fi...
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When 17-year-old pilot Haris Suleman and his dad, Babar, charted their adventure around the world to set a record, their supporters never imagined it would e...
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Hurricane Odile mangled Mexico’s Los Cabos resort five days ago, and in its wake left a wasteland: Waterlogged hotels, scarce resources and tourists — includ...
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Hurricane Katrina clobbered the Gulf Coast a decade ago, grinding Louisiana's fishing industry to a halt and forcing its Vietnamese immigrant shrimpers to ek...
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As Iraqi forces attempt to root ISIS out of Saddam Hussein's hometown of Tikrit, a general known for his military might and political prowess has stepped out...
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Foreign policy experts are skeptical of ISIS claims that an American woman held hostage was killed in an airstrike — coming just as Jordan launched an air ca...
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With the cost of airfare out of her budget, Jonna Baldres' dream to fly to the Philippines to see Pope Francis in the flesh was grounded. But Baldres, of Que...
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It came down to a surprise stroke of luck. After scouring the Pocono Mountains for seven weeks for a cop-killing suspect who became more a phantom with each ...
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Dina Parmertor promised she would stop thinking about her son’s killer after he was convicted last year in the deadly shooting spree at a Chardon, Ohio, high...
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