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Panel kills plan to study effects of economic collapse on SD

House panel shoots down studying effects of national economic collapse on South Dakota
Updated: 5 hours ago
Tape: Scientist offers to build nuke bomb targeting New York

Tape: Scientist offers to build nuke bomb targeting New York

Recording: Former federal scientist offers to build Venezuela a bomb targeting New York City
Updated: 5 hours ago
Convictions of ‘60s lunch counter protesters tossed in S.C.

Convictions of ‘60s lunch counter protesters tossed in S.C.

ROCK HILL, S.C. — For a moment, Clarence Graham’s heart raced. Fifty four years after he and eight fellow black men served a month of hard labor for sitting at a whites-only lunch counter, a judge declared that they had been wrongly con...
Updated: 5 hours ago

Nobel laureate Charles Townes, laser co-creator, dies at 99

BERKELEY, Calif. – Charles H. Townes, the co-inventor of the laser and a Nobel laureate in physics who unapologetically spoke of his strong spiritual faith, has died. He was 99.
Updated: 5 hours ago
Poll: Most say restore health aid if court kills subsidies

Poll: Most say restore health aid if court kills subsidies

If court kills health care subsidies, most in poll want Congress to restore financial aid
Updated: 6 hours ago
Fugitive treasure hunter nabbed in Florida after 2-year hunt

Fugitive treasure hunter nabbed in Florida after 2-year hunt

Treasure hunter who found sunken ship, thousands of gold bars nabbed after 2 years on the lam
Updated: 6 hours ago
Treasure hunter who found a fortune in gold captured in Fla.

Treasure hunter who found a fortune in gold captured in Fla.

COLUMBUS, Ohio — A treasure hunter accused of cheating his investors out of their share of one of the richest hauls in U.S. history — $50 million in gold bars and coins from a 19th-century shipwreck — was captured at an upscale F...
Updated: 6 hours ago
Libya hotel attack signals growing reach of Islamic State

Libya hotel attack signals growing reach of Islamic State

Complex hotel attack points to growing appeal of Islamic State group in chaotic Libya
Updated: 6 hours ago
Greece, eurozone creditors gear up for clash over bailout

Greece, eurozone creditors gear up for clash over bailout

Clash looms with eurozone, as Greece's Tsipras defies "crushing and unobtainable" targets
Updated: 6 hours ago
Tape: Scientist offers to build nuke bomb targeting New York

Tape: Scientist offers to build nuke bomb targeting New York

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — A disgruntled, former Los Alamos National Laboratory scientist promised to build 40 nuclear weapons for Venezuela in 10 years and design a bomb targeted for New York City in exchange for “money and power,” acc...
Updated: 7 hours ago

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