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SpaceX Gets $1 Billion From Google and Fidelity

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 5:27pm
SpaceX says it has received a $1 billion investment from Google and Fidelity, valuing the company at $10 billion.
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The Truth Is Out There: UFO Files Go Public

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 5:19pm
A UFO enthusiast has gathered more than 100,000 pages of declassified government documents on UFO sightings and posted them online.






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Muslim Who Saved Jews in Attack Gets French Citizenship

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 4:30pm
Lassana Bathily, who has lived in France for about nine years and filed his citizenship papers last summer, was fast-tracked for citizenship.






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'Very Worrying': Top Oil Official Goes Missing in Libya

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 4:08pm
The American family of one of Libya's top oil officials, Samir Salem Kamal, said they are worried for his safety after he went missing five days ago.
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'I'm Sorry': Mom Recounts Moment 5-Year-Old Shot Baby

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 4:05pm
Missouri police say the fatal shooting with a grandfather's pistol appears to be a tragic accident.
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Trial Begins for Aurora Movie Theater Gunman

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 3:20pm
Holmes, 27, could face the death penalty if found guilty of massacring 12 people and injuring 58 others at a Colorado movie theater in July 2012.






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Doctor Seriously Hurt After Shooting at Boston Hospital

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 2:56pm
A doctor was shot at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston on Tuesday and the shooter is dead from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.






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Muslim Who Saved Jews in Attack Gets French Citizenship

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 2:32pm
Lassana Bathily from Mali was working at a Hyper Cacher on January 9 when it was attacked by Islamist gunman Amedy Coulibaly.






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Mexico: DNA Tests Can't ID Possible Student Remains

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 2:15pm
An Austrian lab told the Mexican government the rest of the available remains were so badly burned it was impossible to take a usable DNA sample.
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ISIS Demands $200M Ransom for Japanese Hostages

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 1:54pm
ISIS militants released a video purporting to show two Japanese hostages on Tuesday and demanded a $200-million ransom.






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'The Fighter' Actor Killed by Cops After Fatal Stabbing

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 1:32pm
Paul Campbell, 49, was fatally shot by officers early Monday after his 72-year-old mother was found dead in their home Weymouth home, police said.






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1 Shot at Boston Hospital; 1 in Custody: Police

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 1:23pm
At least one person was shot at a hospital in Boston on Tuesday afternoon, and one person is in custody, a senior police spokesperson told NBC News.






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Supreme Court Rules For Bearded Muslim Inmate

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 11:53am
The Supreme Court has tossed out Arkansas' rule barring inmates from growing beards longer than a quarter of an inch long.
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Muslim Who Saved 7 Jews in Paris Attack to Become French

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 11:53am
Lassana Bathily from Mali was working at a Hyper Cacher on January 9 when it was attacked by Islamist gunman Amedy Coulibaly.






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Doomed AirAsia Plane Climbed Like a 'Fighter Jet'

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 11:17am
Indonesia's transport minister said the AirAsia jet that crashed was climbing at an abnormally high rate before plunging and disappearing from radar.
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Presidential Palace Falls to Yemen Rebels: Witnesses

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 10:59am
Rebel fighters entered Yemen's presidential palace after a brief clash with the compound's security guards, witnesses and security sources say.
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Obama's Chief of Staff Takes Rap for Paris Rally Snub

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 10:44am
Barack Obama's chief of staff has taken the hit for not send his boss or a more senior official to the Paris rally following the Charlie Hebdo attack.






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5 Things to Know Before Obama's Big Address Tonight

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 10:27am
Forty-five percent of Americans say they're satisfied with the state of the economy -- the highest number in 11 years.






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Search Continues for Missing Family in Mansion Fire

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 10:08am
Six members of a family were unaccounted after a fierce fire Monday reduced the multimillion-dollar Annapolis mansion to a scorched stone framework.
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U.S. Dad Disappears for a Year in Yemen's Justice System

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 9:56am
An American father of three detained in Yemen since 2010 hasn't been seen in court for almost a year, according to his wife and lawyer.






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