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It Could Be Years Before Full Damage of Oil Spill Is Known

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 3:34pm
It could be weeks before the beach near Santa Barbara is cleaned up, and even years before the damage to the wildlife is realized, scientists say.







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'Invisible Harm': Could Be Years Before Oil Spill's Impact Known

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 3:34pm
It could be weeks before the beach near Santa Barbara is cleaned up, and even years before the damage to the wildlife is realized, scientists say.







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Obama: 'I Don't Think We're Losing' Fight With ISIS

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 3:16pm
U.S. officials say it could take a week or more for the Iraqis to regroup.







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Cleanup Wears On in 'Nightmare' California Oil Spill

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 2:17pm
Authorities said about 7,700 gallons of crude had been raked and skimmed.







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This 11-Year-Old Just Graduated From College

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 2:11pm
An 11-year-old boy genius from California received a college degree from American River College in Sacramento on Wednesday.







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Wolf Bone Sheds New Light on Dog Taming Timeline

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 2:09pm
Genetic information from a 35,000-year-old wolf bone found in Siberia is shedding new light on humankind's long relationship with dogs.







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Playboy Keeps Its Clothes on With New SFW App

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 1:56pm
Playboy is getting skin in the media game by ditching naked ladies for content that readers may feel comfortable showing their mothers.







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China's Richest Man Loses $15 Billion in Minutes

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 1:20pm
In the history of sudden wealth loss, Li Hejun may have set a new record.







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Mansion Killings Suspect Worked at Victim's Business: Cops

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 12:54pm
Daron Dylon Wint, 34, is wanted for first-degree murder while armed, police said late Wednesday.







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ISIS Digs In for Iraqi Push to Retake Ramadi

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 12:27pm
U.S. officials say it could take a week or more for the Iraqis to regroup.







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'Chicken From Hell' Cracks the Top 10 Species List

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 11:36am
Get a look at a giant walking stick, a circle-making pufferfish, the "Chicken From Hell" and other newly named species from the past year.







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What Happens to Relics Now That ISIS Controls Palmyra?

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 11:29am
ISIS' seizure of Palmyra intensified fears that its archaeological treasures would become the latest to face destruction at the hands of militants.







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Israel's Ultra-Orthodox Press Blurs Out Female Lawmakers

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 11:27am
Israel's newly appointed government features no female lawmakers — that's what photos in the country's ultra-Orthodox press would have you believe.







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D.C. Mansion Killings Suspect May Be in NYC Area: Sources

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 11:23am
Marshals and New York police are checking out the leads, sources say.







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Senate Votes to Consider 'Fast Track' Trade Bill

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 11:17am
President Barack Obama's trade agenda passed a critical hurdle after the measure garnered enough Democratic support to move forward in the Senate.







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Scrabble Now Allows Words Like 'Lolz' and 'Sexting'

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 11:11am
"Lolz", "cakehole," "ridic" and "sexting" are just some of the peculiar words that are now acceptable in a game of Scrabble.







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State Dept. Employee Cyber-Stalked Coeds

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 10:53am
A U.S. State Department employee has been arrested and charged with hacking into the email accounts of young women and stealing compromising photos.







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Who Might Get Left Out of the GOP 2016 Debates?

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 10:46am
First Read is a morning briefing from Meet the Press and the NBC Political Unit on the day's most important political stories and why they matter







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Domestic Violence Charges Against Ray Rice Dismissed

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 10:43am
He completed a pretrial intervention program.







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CT Scan Shows Nail in Man's Eye

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 10:43am
3D medical scan video provided by The New England Journal of Medicine details how a nail pierced through patient's eye.







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