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Thursday, Jul 31, 2014 at 2:18 PM

Murdered Teen Reportedly Texted Boyfriend "I Think I'm Being Kidnapped"

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Owner of Dog Who Survived 25-Foot Fall From Highway Steps Forward

Thursday, Jul 31, 2014 at 7:18 PM

GOP Gubernatorial Candidate Lives as Homeless Person for Week

Thursday, Jul 31, 2014 at 4:33 PM

USDA Revamps 50-Year-Old Poultry Inspection Rules

Thursday, Jul 31, 2014 at 3:52 PM

Aging Tough to Hide in Los Angeles' Vast Water Supply System

Thursday, Jul 31, 2014 at 12:03 PM

"Coming for You": American Suicide Bomber in Syria

Video has emerged purporting to show the first American to carry out a suicide attack in Syria, NBC News reported. The State Department has confirmed that it believes that young Floridian Moner Mohammad Abusalha was the American involved in the May attack in Syria's Idlib Province. A new video posted on Monday — and has not been independently verified — purports to show Abusalha before the attack, ripping his passport to shreds before setting it on fire. "You think you're safe where you are, in America or Britain,” he says. Abusalha was one of a growing number of foreign fighters traveling to Syria to take up arms in the country’s civil war. Read »
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Elephants, Giraffes, Bears Eat Fruit Roadkill

Thursday, Jul 31, 2014 at 11:47 AM

GOP Leaders Drop Border Vote After Tea Party Revolt

Thursday, Jul 31, 2014 at 11:45 AM

$212K Settlement After Water Mistaken for Beer

Thursday, Jul 31, 2014 at 1:39 PM

MH17 Victims' DNA Retrieved From Crash Site

Thursday, Jul 31, 2014 at 2:42 PM

Gas-Fueled Explosions Kill 15 in Taiwan City of Kaohsiung

Thursday, Jul 31, 2014 at 7:47 PM

Extreme Drought Spreads, Worsens in Parched California

Thursday, Jul 31, 2014 at 1:43 PM

Sen. Leland Yee Pleads Not Guilty to RICO Charge

Wednesday, Jul 30, 2014 at 7:40 AM

10 Incredible Images of the UCLA Flood

Thursday, Jul 31, 2014 at 11:31 PM

Elderly Driver Jumps Curb, Injures 5 at Palo Alto Cafe