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7 Dead In Upstate N.Y.: What Caused The Tragic Minivan, Tractor Trailer Collision? [VIDEO]
May 30, 2013 13:35 PM E
7 dead in upstate N.Y. after a deadly car accident. Four of the victims were children. Learn how the minivan victims were killed.
Hurricane Barbara
Hurricane Barbara Landfall In Mexico: Will Storm Hit Texas? [VIDEO & REPORT]
May 29, 2013 22:31 PM E
Hurricane Barbara makes landfall in Mexico. Learn whether the storm will strengthen at the Gulf of Mexico
mt everest trash problem
Mt. Everest Trash Problem: Is Garbage Taking Over World's Tallest Peak?
May 29, 2013 15:33 PM E
Mt. Everest’s trash problem is creating an unsightly mess. The hundreds of yearly climbers who fork over big bucks to scale the Himalayan giant are also leaving their mess on the slopes. Is garbage taking over the world’s tallest mountain peak?
wal mart toxic dumping
Wal-Mart Toxic Dumping: What's The Penalty For Throwing Out Chemical Waste?
May 29, 2013 13:12 PM E
Wal-Mart admitted Tuesday to dumping toxic chemicals into the environment and to violating federal and civil laws. The company now faces huge fines for their actions. What’s the penalty for dumping toxic chemicals?
Red Cross suicide bomb attack.
Red Cross Attack In Afghanistan: Suicide Bombing Kills Guard, Insurgents Breach Office; Staff Rescued [PHOTOS, TWITTER & REPORT]
May 29, 2013 12:01 PM E
Guards fight insurgents that breached a Red Cross office in Jalalabad, Afghanistan, following a suicide bomb attack.
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Disneyland Explosion: Dry Ice Bomb In Trash Can Cause Evacuation In Anaheim [VIDEO]
May 29, 2013 10:57 AM E
Disneyland explosion was reported on Tuesday when a dry ice bomb detonated in a trash can in Mickey's Toontown. Learn why dry ice can be dangerous.
train derailment
Train Derailment And Explosion Cause Nearby Building Collapse, No Deaths: See Shocking Crash Here [VIDEO]
May 28, 2013 17:39 PM E
Train derailment and explosion cause buildings collapse in Baltimore. Residents half a mile from site reported feeling strong vibrations from the impact.
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Ellesmere Island Teardrop Glacier Moss: What Do Frozen Arctic Plants Tell Us About Climate Change?
May 28, 2013 13:37 PM E
Canadian scientists have discovered that moss underneath Ellesmere Island’s Teardrop Glacier survived centuries of being frozen in ice. What can the newly recovered arctic plants tell us about climate change?
F-15
[UPDATE] F-15 Down Off Okinawa, Pilot Survives: Why Did Fighter Jet Crash? [VIDEO]
May 28, 2013 11:28 AM E
An F-15 down off Okinawa was reported Tuesday. See footage of the F-15 crash here.
Hurricane
NOAA Hurricane Forecast 2013: 20 Atlantic Storms Predicted For 'Extremely Active' Hurricane Season [REPORT]
May 23, 2013 23:46 PM E
As many as 20 Atlantic storms are predicted for the 2013 Hurricane season. Learn more about the NOAA hurricane forecast here.
water
Ban Ki-Moon World Water: UN Secretary-General Claims Fresh Water Will Run Out
May 23, 2013 13:14 PM E
Ban Ki-moon says world water supplies are drying up. According to the UN Secretary-General, when will Earth run out of freshwater?
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Soldier Beheaded In London: Body Left On Street; Machete Assailants Shot [GRAPHIC PHOTO, VIDEO & REPORT]
May 22, 2013 16:41 PM E
A British soldier was beheaded by two attackers in a vicious attack in London. Learn more about the story here.
Potato blight
Irish Potato Famine: How Did Scientists Discover Its Cause 170 Years Later?
May 22, 2013 14:05 PM E
Scientists have discovered the pathogen that destroyed crops in the Irish Potato Famine. Long thought to be the pathogen US-1, a new study claims that the blight was actually caused by a newly discovered strain called HERB-1.
Oklahoma tornado
Oklahoma Tornado: NASA Release Images; 1.3 Mile Wide Twister More Powerful Than Atom Bomb? [PHOTO & VIDEO]
May 22, 2013 13:41 PM E
Oklahoma tornado with winds rated EF5 ravaged the Midwest with a force stronger than the atom bomb that flattened Hiroshima during WWII.
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