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Historic View at One World Trade's New Observatory

3 hours 25 min ago
Visitors to the newly opened observatory at One World Trade in New York City reflect on the site's history and the meaning of the new skyscraper.







Hastert Paid to Hide Sexual Misconduct With Student: Official

3 hours 52 min ago
A federal official said that Hastert paid a man to conceal a sexual relationship they had while the man was a high school student.







American Express President Dies After Falling Ill on Flight

3 hours 57 min ago
"This is deeply painful and frankly unimaginable for all of us who had the great fortune to work with Ed," CEO Ken Chenault said in a letter Friday.







Silk Road Mastermind Ross Ulbricht Gets Life in Prison

3 hours 59 min ago
Ross Ulbricht, the convicted operator of the underground online black market Silk Road, was sentenced Friday to life in prison.







Feds Finds No Evidence Black Man's Hanging Was Homicide

4 hours 24 min ago
The discovery of Otis Byrd's body hanging from a tree in Mississippi evoked ugly images of the state's past racial violence and prompted a probe.







Blatter Secures New Term as FIFA Boss Despite Corruption 'Storm'

5 hours 35 min ago
FIFA's embattled president Sepp Blatter was elected to an fifth term, two days after allegations surfaced of corruption by high-ranking officials.







Bug-Ageddon: After the Flooding, Come the Insects

5 hours 52 min ago
The recent deluge that hit several Southern states has brought a reprieve from years of drought, but might pack its own curse: invasive insects.







School District: 'No Knowledge' of Hastert's Misconduct

6 hours 27 min ago
In a statement, the district said it would cooperate with prosecutors if asked.







New York-Bound Jet Has Close Call With Drone

7 hours 33 min ago
A jet headed to LaGuardia had a close call with a drone, hours after pilots in the area reported someone had pointed green lasers at their planes.







35 Trillion Gallons! Lone Star State Rain By the Numbers

8 hours 10 min ago
Texas is grappling with its wettest May on record. Here's a look at just how water-logged the Lone Star State is right now.







MIT Cheetah-Bot Makes Flying Leaps With Lifelike Ease

8 hours 13 min ago
MIT's Cheetah robot can now make flying leaps over obstacles as high as 15 inches.







'Hello, Denny': Hastert Got Mystery Call on C-SPAN

8 hours 44 min ago
Hastert was on C-SPAN in November and got a call from someone claiming to be from Yorkville, Illinois — the town tied to his alleged misconduct.







U.S. Officially Removes Cuba From Terror Sponsors List

8 hours 55 min ago
The U.S. has formally dropped Cuba from the list of state sponsors of terrorism.

U.S. Officially Removes Cuba From Terror Sponsors List

8 hours 55 min ago
The U.S. has formally dropped Cuba from the list of state sponsors of terrorism.







What You Need to Know About the Anthrax Blunder

8 hours 58 min ago
U.S. officials are trying to figure out how anthrax from a batch containing live spores got sent to labs in nine states, Australia and South Korea.

Apple (Kind of) Fixes iPhone-Crashing Text Message Bug

9 hours 56 sec ago
Apple doesn't yet have an official fix for the bug caused by a certain string of Arabic characters, but the company published a temporary workaround.







Tiny Origami Robot Can Fold Itself and Self-Destruct

9 hours 18 min ago
Scientists at MIT might have created the most adorable robot ever.







'Kremlin Trolls': Russia Steps up Online Propaganda Push

9 hours 24 min ago
Deep inside a four-story marble building in St.

Go Figaro! Mozart's Hair Outsells Beethoven's

9 hours 33 min ago
It looks like Mozart's hair is worth more than Beethoven's.

Huge Crowd Lifts Double-Decker Bus Off Trapped Cyclist

10 hours 26 min ago
A huge crowd rushed to save a unicyclist who was trapped under a London double-decker bus on Thursday, video filmed by a bystander shows.