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Back in Business! LHC Kicks Physics Into High Gear

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 5:08am
Scientists at Europe's Large Hadron Collider collected data for the first time in more than two years on Wednesday, after a $150 million overhaul.







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10,000 ISIS Militants Have Been Killed in 9 Months: U.S.

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 4:47am
Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken said there had been a great deal of progress in the fight against ISIS but that the group remained resilient.







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Giant Swastika Left on High School's Football Field

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 4:32am
South San Francisco Police have launched an investigation after a giant swastika was found at a school field.







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'Gay Conversion' Trial: Jury Set to Hear Openings

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 4:06am
A jury in northern New Jersey is scheduled to hear opening arguments in the fraud trial of a nonprofit that offers so-called "gay conversion" therapy.







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Woman Dies After Getting Illegal Butt Injection: Sources

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 3:48am
A woman died after receiving a cosmetic procedure from an unlicensed plastic surgeon to enlarge her buttocks, police sources told NBC 4 New York.







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Eastwood to Direct Movie About 'Miracle on the Hudson' Pilot

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 1:01am
The as-yet untitled Warner Bros. movie will be Eastwood's first since "American Sniper," which made $543.4 million globally for the studio.







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Bobby Jindal to Make 'Major' 2016 Announcement

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 12:05am
Jindal, a Republican who has served as Louisiana's governor since 2008, will make the announcement June 24. He lags behind in GOP polls.







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One Dead, 8 Hurt After Chicago Bus Crash

Tue, 06/02/2015 - 11:26pm
The injured reportedly included passengers on the bus and pedestrians hit when the bus jumped the curb in downtown Chicago on Tuesday.







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Death Sentence Overturned for Man Who Killed Deputy

Tue, 06/02/2015 - 11:21pm
An Indiana man who killed a deputy in 2001 had his death sentence overturned after a federal court found he was mentally ineligible for execution.







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More Bodies Pulled From Capsized Cruise Ship in China

Tue, 06/02/2015 - 11:10pm
Hopes dimmed Wednesday as searchers continued to look for survivors after a cruise ship capsized in the Yangtze River in China Monday.







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2004 Nobel Chemistry Winner Irwin Rose Dies at 88

Tue, 06/02/2015 - 11:08pm
Rose shared the 2004 Nobel Prize for discovering a way that cells destroy unwanted proteins — the basis for new therapies to treat disease.







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Obama Signs Limits on NSA Surveillance Powers

Tue, 06/02/2015 - 9:48pm
The bill moves the storage of bulk telephone metadata used by the NSA to telecom companies.







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Sepp Blatter Resigns: What, and Who, Is Next for FIFA?

Tue, 06/02/2015 - 8:51pm
The resignation of President Sepp Blatter leaves FIFA with a mountain of challenges at a critical point in its history.







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FBI Operating Low-Flying Surveillance Planes Across U.S.

Tue, 06/02/2015 - 8:24pm
An AP investigation found that the FBI controls a fleet of planes mounted with sophisticated video cameras flying above cities across the U.S.







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'Suit Up': NASA Celebrates 50 Years of U.S. Spacewalks

Tue, 06/02/2015 - 8:04pm
NASA is celebrating the first U.S. spacewalk 50 years ago with a new documentary on the history of humans working in their own human-sized space havens.







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Man Under Surveillance by Terror Investigators Shot Dead

Tue, 06/02/2015 - 8:00pm
The man was shot Tuesday morning in the city's Roslindale neighborhood, and pronounced dead a little while later, sources said.







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Chimps Have the Mental Skills to Cook, Study Finds

Tue, 06/02/2015 - 7:50pm
They're not likely to start barbecuing in the rainforest, but chimpanzees can understand the concept of cooking, a study concludes.







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