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Jimmy Hoffa's Remains: FBI Search Michigan Field After Mobster Tony Zerilli Tips Feds [REPORT]
Jun 17, 2013 15:35 PM E
Jimmy Hoffa’s remains are believed to be underneath a suburban Detroit field. The FBI began a dig for Hoffa’s body Monday following a tip they received from mobster Tony Zerilli.
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Tomorrow Is International Sushi Day 2013: Which Fish Species Are The Most Eco-Friendly To Eat?
Jun 17, 2013 13:31 PM E
Tomorrow is International Sushi Day 2013. Even if you’re not a seafood a-fish-ionado, it’s good to know which fish species are the most eco-friendly to eat. Find out what fish is best.
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Global Climate Change Effects On Animals: Half Of Bird Species Could Vanish, Says New Research [REPORT]
Jun 17, 2013 11:05 AM E
Global climate change’s effects on animals are not fully known or understood, but new research from the International Union for the Conservation of Nature says that bird species, especially those in the Amazon and Arctic, are particularly vulnerable to climate change-induced habitat loss and probably won’t surviving global rising temperatures.
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Nicaragua Earthquake 2013: Strong M-6.5 Tremor Rattles Pacific Coast Of Central America, Prompts Tsunami Warning [REPORT]
Jun 15, 2013 21:09 PM E
A Nicaragua earthquake off the Pacific coast of Central America rattled seaside communities and prompted seismologists to issue a tsunami warning. The Nicaragua earthquake happened around midday Saturday.
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McMinnville Tornado: Twister Sweeps Through Oregon Suburb, Destroys Three Buildings [VIDEO & PHOTOS]
Jun 14, 2013 15:47 PM E
A McMinnville tornado was confirmed by the National Weather Service. The tornado occurred in the Portland, Ore. suburb on Thursday, and destroyed three buildings. Luckily, no one was hurt during the McMinnville tornado.
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Flag Day 2013 Is Today: Know Your US History; What Is The Proper Way To Display The Stars And Stripes? [VIDEO]
Jun 14, 2013 12:58 PM E
Flag Day 2013 is today, and it’s time to give the hallowed Stars and Stripes a little love. As you go to display the American flag on Flag Day, consider U.S. history for a moment. What’s the proper way to display Old Glory?
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St. Louis Shooting: Boss Kills Employees, Self In Shocking Murder-Suicide [VIDEO]
Jun 14, 2013 10:55 AM E
A St. Louis shooting ended with four bodies being taken out of a downtown office building after a business owner opened fire on three employees, and then turned the gun on himself.
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Supreme Court On Genes: Human DNA Not Eligible For Patent Protection, Unless Synthetically Produced [VIDEO]
Jun 13, 2013 19:45 PM E
In a landmark decision Thursday, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that human DNA is not eligible for patent protection, unless the genes are synthetically produced.
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Building Inspector Suicide: Philadelphia City Officials Shocked To Find Colleague Dead In Truck Following Fatal Building Collapse [REPORT]
Jun 13, 2013 14:21 PM E
A building inspector’s suicide, following the deadly June 5 collapse of a downtown building, shocked local authorities in Philadelphia. Authorities confirmed that the body of city official Ronald Wagenhoffer, who inspected the building on May 14, was found in a truck with a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the chest.
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Man Complains Prostitute Lied About Appearance, Calls Police To Report She ‘Made Herself Out To Be Better Than She Was’ [AUDIO]
Jun 13, 2013 13:09 PM E
A man complains a prostitute lied about her appearance, refuses to pay her for meeting up with him outside of a hotel, and calls the UK police to report her supposed false advertising. Listen to audio from the emergency line call in which the man, who complains to police about the prostitute, reports he was less-than-pleased with her looks.
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Black Forest Fire: Colorado Residents Flee As Massive Blaze Scorches Earth, Consumes Homes [VIDEO]
Jun 13, 2013 10:53 AM E
The Black Forest fire in Colorado continues to spread, and mandatory evacuations north of Colorado Springs force residents to flee their homes as the blaze tears through the pine forests and homes of the 130-square-mile Black Forest area.
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Illinois Concealed Carry Bill: Prosecutor ‘Goes Rogue,’ Refuses To Indict Carriers Of Concealed Weapons [REPORT]
Jun 12, 2013 21:35 PM E
Illinois is the only state in the country that doesn’t allow guns to be carried in public. But a new bill, still pending final approval from the governor, would allow residents of Illinois to do just that. Some state attorneys, however, are growing impatient, and have decided to halt prosecutions of people who carry guns in public.
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Bank Clerk $293M Error: Woman Fired After Napping Employee Mistakenly Transfers Millions [REPORT]
Jun 12, 2013 17:22 PM E
A bank clerk’s $293 million error got the teller’s supervisor fired. After the bank clerk nodded off on his keyboard, he mistakenly transferred millions of dollars, instead of just $83. His supervisor, who missed the bank clerk’s error, was promptly terminated.
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Amelia Earhart Lawsuit: Did Investor Get Cheated Out Of $1M During Search For Lost Plane? [REPORT]
Jun 12, 2013 15:41 PM E
Amelia Earhart’s lost aircraft is believed to have been located on the ocean floor near Nikumaroro Island in the Pacific Ocean. Now, a lawsuit against the group that took sonar images of the wreckage last month alleges that the organization swindled Pan Am chairman Timothy Mellon out of $1 million when it failed to mention that the aircraft had already been found.
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