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Shipwreck Hunters Say They've Found Russian Submarine

Tue, 07/28/2015 - 3:04pm
Sweden's military said Tuesday it is examining a video that shipwreck hunters say shows a wrecked Russian submarine off the Swedish coast.









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Facebook Publishes Internal Anti-Bias Training Course

Tue, 07/28/2015 - 2:27pm
Facebook, like most of its Silicon Valley peers, is working to diversify its overwhelmingly white and male workforce.









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Happy Birthday! World's Oldest Giant Panda Turns 37

Tue, 07/28/2015 - 2:15pm
The oldest giant panda ever in captivity tasted a vegetable ice cake and, of course, bamboo in celebration of her 37th birthday.









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Brothers Hospitalized With Sunburns After Day Care Trip

Tue, 07/28/2015 - 2:04pm
The two boys suffered second and third degree burns after a field trip with their day care to a local water park in Vinita, Oklahoma on Friday.









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American Accused in Killing of Zimbabwe's Famous Lion

Tue, 07/28/2015 - 2:03pm
Wildlife officials on Tuesday accused an American tourist of killing Cecil, one of the oldest and most famous lions in Zimbabwe, without a permit.









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NTSB Cites Co-Pilot Error in Virgin Galactic Crash

Tue, 07/28/2015 - 1:59pm
SpaceShipTwo crashed last October while flying above California's Mojave Desert, killing one test pilot and injuring another.









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President Obama Makes History on Africa Trip

Tue, 07/28/2015 - 1:57pm
During his two-nation tour in Africa, President Obama made history by becoming the first U.S. President to visit the nation of Ethiopia.









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Six Things to Know About the Export-Import Bank

Tue, 07/28/2015 - 1:57pm
A component of the ongoing fight over the Highway Trust Fund Bill is the reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank.









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Russia Labels U.S. NGO 'Undesirable' Under New Law

Tue, 07/28/2015 - 1:53pm
In a statement on its website, prosecutors accused the foundation of working to disrupt national elections as well as influencing Russian authorities.









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Catholic Flock to Sleep in Zoo During U.S. Papal Visit

Tue, 07/28/2015 - 12:59pm
A group from northern New Jersey will pay $120 per person for the overnight stay at the Philadelphia Zoo during Francis' September trip.









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No Sign of Missing Boaters as Frantic Search Continues

Tue, 07/28/2015 - 12:31pm
The vessel in which the boys had sailed was found capsized on Sunday morning.









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Prison Seamstress Pleads Guilty in Escape

Tue, 07/28/2015 - 12:21pm
The New York prison seamstress who helped two inmates escape, sparking a three-week manhunt, pleaded guilty Tuesday.









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Pressure, Rebellion Revealed in Daughter's Plot to Kill Parents

Tue, 07/28/2015 - 11:26am
New insights from a former friend reveal the pressure Jennifer Pan was under when she plotted to kill her parents.









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Whale Deaths Off Alaska Remain a Mystery: Scientist

Tue, 07/28/2015 - 11:06am
Researchers may never solve the recent deaths of 18 endangered whales whose carcasses were found floating near Alaska's Kodiak Island.









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Home Ownership at Lowest Level in Nearly 50 Years

Tue, 07/28/2015 - 10:54am
U.S. homeownership dropped to a record low in the second quarter as more Americans opted to rent, data showed on Tuesday.









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Keep Calm and Study On: What I Wish I Knew Before College

Tue, 07/28/2015 - 10:44am
As high school graduates get ready to start college, NBC News asked 13 been-there-done-that students what they wish they knew before freshman year.









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U.K. Parliament's Computers Sought Porn 247,000 Times

Tue, 07/28/2015 - 10:03am
More than 247,000 attempts were made to view pornographic material on the British parliament's network last year.









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Cop Caught on Tape Throwing Peanuts at Homeless Man

Tue, 07/28/2015 - 10:00am
The man is seated and has his hands handcuffed behind his back and opens his mouth like a circus animal, apparently at the Sarasota officer's command.









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House GOP Panel Grills John Kerry on Iran Nuclear Deal

Tue, 07/28/2015 - 9:43am
GOP House lawmakers grilled Secretary John Kerry and other members of the Obama administration over the Iran nuclear deal on Tuesday.









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Nike Gives Partial Refund to End FuelBand Lawsuit

Tue, 07/28/2015 - 9:34am
Nike will give partial refunds or gift cards to people who bought FuelBand fitness trackers, ending a lawsuit challenging the accuracy of the device.









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