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This Las Vegas Airport Is Letting People Dump Their Marijuana Before Flying

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 00:39:29 -0500

Cannabis is legal in Nevada but still banned by the U.S. government....
American in Custody After Severed Head Is Found in Japan

Sat, 24 Feb 2018 11:02:34 -0500

Police found footage of him entering a building with a missing Japanese woman....
Florida's Governor Proposes Raising the Age Limit for Buying a Firearm

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 12:23:40 -0500

"We must come together and even cross party lines"....
The daily business briefing: February 23, 2018

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 08:11:00 -0500

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BMW recalls 12,000 diesel cars over emissions

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 13:31:20 -0500

German high-end carmaker BMW on Friday recalled thousands of diesel cars for a software update, after reports it had admitted to authorities they released more harmful emissions on the road than in th....
Secret to Great Pyramid's Near-Perfect Alignment Possibly Found

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 06:57:00 -0500

Though it's slightly lopsided, the towering Great Pyramid of Giza is an ancient feat of engineering, and now an archaeologist has figured out how the Egyptians may have aligned the monument almost per....
Red Cross: 21 Staffers Resigned or Fired in Sexual Misconduct Cases Since 2015

Sat, 24 Feb 2018 14:05:14 -0500

The Red Cross joins the list of charities that have uncovered sexual misconduct....
Mass Teacher Walkout Closes Schools Across West Virginia

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 09:27:23 -0500

Teachers are protesting stingy wage increases....
Woman Charged With Suffocating 3 Infants in the 1980s

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 18:49:33 -0500

The cases were reopened in March 2015 after Nancy Moronez's daughter told police her mother confessed to suffocating Moronez's son....
One of two men hired by man who planned his family's murder confesses to cops: Part 4

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 19:28:48 -0500

As Bart Whitaker fled to Mexico under an alias, cops found evidence he may have planned his family's murder two years earlier.....
Trump Knocks Sheriff's Deputy Who Stayed Outside Florida School Shooting as a 'Coward'

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 10:13:02 -0500

"He certainly did a poor job"....
BMW plans electric Mini production in China

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 05:52:53 -0500

German auto giant BMW said Friday it plans to build an electric version of its compact Mini in China, in a possible joint venture with local partner Great Wall. The Munich-based group is in "advanced....
The Flu Shot Is More Effective Than We Thought This Year

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 07:02:00 -0500

It's been a bad flu season, but this year's vaccine does offer some protection against the nasty bug, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).....
2 People Injured After Gunshots Fired on Louisiana College Campus

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 09:51:01 -0500

They suffered non-life threatening injuries....
CDC Wants $400 Million to Build a New Lab for the World's Deadliest Germs

Sat, 24 Feb 2018 13:46:08 -0500

The agency disclosed its plans for a new lab on Friday....
Woman Stabbed to Death With Hunting Knife at Public Library, Police Say

Sat, 24 Feb 2018 19:34:59 -0500

A man attacked a woman from behind at a public library near Boston on Saturday and stabbed her repeatedly with a hunting knife....
President Trump Issues 'Largest-Ever' Set of Sanctions Against North Korea

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 10:25:53 -0500

More than 50 vessels, shipping companies and trade businesses were sanctioned....
World's Oldest Cave Paintings Show Neanderthals Were Making Art More Than 20,000 Years Before Modern Humans

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 11:18:09 -0500

Modern humans are not the only species to have produced art, according to a new study that has been described as a “major breakthrough” in our understanding of human evolutionary history. Researchers....
The surprising benefits of being a pessimist

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 05:43:20 -0500

Negative thinking may help some people manage their health.....
How Christian Slaveholders Used the Bible to Justify Slavery

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 15:30:01 -0500

Read an excerpt from 'The Great Stain: Witnessing American Slavery' by Noel Rae....
Fired Google employee James Damore's fight for free speech

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 23:07:57 -0500

James Damore was fired from Google over a memo criticizing the company's diversity policies; Damore and his attorney share an update on 'The Ingraham Angle.'....
Florida High School Reopens After Deadly Shooting

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 06:00:58 -0500

The school is reopening for teachers Friday....
President Trump Still Hasn't Forgiven John McCain for Killing Obamacare Repeal

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 13:37:56 -0500

"I don't want to be controversial so I won't use his name"....
There's an uptick in HIV in these millennial groups. Here's why

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 17:31:15 -0500

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) just released a report about HIV trends for people under 30 in the U.S., and the numbers show an increase in one particular group: 25- to 29-year-o....
How much money do people need to be happy?

Sat, 24 Feb 2018 07:00:39 -0500

Take three people. All are unmarried, 33-year-old women who live in the United States. One makes an annual salary of $40,000, another makes $120,000, and the third makes $200,000. Who do you think is ....
Myanmar Is Bulldozing Rohingya Villages in a Move Some Fear Is Erasing Evidence of Atrocities

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 03:53:35 -0500

Satellite images reveal the extent of the leveling campaign....
Astronomers spotted Elon Musk’s Tesla in orbit

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 19:00:00 -0500

Two astronomers spotted Elon Musk's Tesla Roadster floating space.....
Fallout from Parkland impacts gaming world

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 00:33:27 -0500

New questions about video games' influence on childhood violence.....
Armed Woman Who Drove Into White House Barrier Had Previous Encounters With the Secret Service

Sat, 24 Feb 2018 14:00:28 -0500

The Secret Service said they "had previous encounters" with the woman.....
The Real Way Ancient Priests Sacrificed Animals at the Roman 'Gate to Hell'

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 06:56:00 -0500

To ancient onlookers who didn't know the origins of the deadly gas — volcanic carbon dioxide (CO2) — the entire act likely looked supernatural, the researchers said. Scientists with the Italian Archa....
Govs. Kasich and Hickenlooper: Congress Can Only Fix Health Care With Bipartisan Teamwork

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 07:00:27 -0500

States are finding success. But the system may become unsustainable....
Satire: Scientists Confirm You Are The Only Person Who Knows How to Board a Plane

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 12:00:03 -0500

Satire: Scientists Confirm You Are The Only Person Who Knows How to Board a Plane....
Olympian Gus Kenworthy Is Bringing Home a Dog From PyeongChang

Sat, 24 Feb 2018 11:20:23 -0500

Kenworthy also brought stray dogs to the United States when he was in Sochi....
Woman Sentenced to 16 Years in Prison After Shopping With Dead Baby in Her Bag

Sat, 24 Feb 2018 14:56:11 -0500

The woman, who was 17 at the time, callously referred to the child in messages....
Oh good, e-cigarette vapor contains toxic metals, too

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 13:13:52 -0500

Bad news, vapers. Your e-cigs might not be the healthier alternative to cigarettes you think they are. A new study has found that vaping may be exposing e-cigarette users to harmful toxins and carcino....
Bits of Famous, Lost (and Fake) 'Flying Saucer' Turn Up in British Science Museum

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 07:01:00 -0500

Pieces of a 50-year-old English "flying saucer" have turned up in the London Science Museum archive. As the BBC reported Feb. 9, David Clarke, a journalism lecturer at Sheffield Hallam University, ex....
Canadian Skier Arrested for Allegedly Driving the Wrong Car While Drunk Near Olympic Village

Sat, 24 Feb 2018 15:49:42 -0500

The three allegedly got into a car by a bar while intoxicated....