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World News: Pope Returning Home; Cubans Returned; Libyan Protests; Afghanistan, Pakistan Bombings

Posted: 07/28/2013 - Pope's Brazil visit winding up...23 Cubans at sea returned to Cuba by US Coast Guard... Libyans demonstrate against Muslim Brotherhood... Syrian troops recapture historic mosque... India and Pakistan troops clash in Kashmir... Bombings kill dozens in Pakistan and Afghanistan... Japan sides with Philippines and Vietnam in territorial dispute with China...

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Spain Train Driver Suspected of Negligent Homicide

Posted: 07/28/2013 - In Wednesday's crash, the train's eight carriages packed with 218 passengers blazed far over the speed limit into a curve and violently tipped over. Diesel fuel sent flames coursing through some cabins...

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Today in History: WWII Coffee Rationing Ends; US Bomber Flies into Empire State Building

Updated: 07/28/2013 - Today is Sunday, July 28, the 209th day of 2013. There are 156 days left in the year.... On July 28, 1943, President Franklin D. Roosevelt announced the end of coffee rationing, which had limited people to one pound of coffee every five weeks since it began in November 1942. In 1932, federal troops forcibly dispersed the so-called "Bonus Army" of World War I veterans who had gathered in Washington to demand payments they weren't scheduled to receive until 1945. In 1945, a U.S. Army bomber crashed into the 79th floor of New York's Empire State Building, killing 14 people. The U.S. Senate ratified the United Nations Charter by a vote of 89-2. In 1987, The Beatles sued Nike and Capitol Records over the use of the song "Revolution" in shoe commercials.

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President Bush Shaves Head in Honor of Lukemia Patient

Updated: 07/25/2013 - KENNEBUNKPORT, MAINE -- President George H. W. Bush this week joined members of his Secret Service detail in shaving his head to show his support for the two year-old son of a detail member who is being treated for leukemia and started losing his hair.

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Colorado: Bear Goes Into A Bar

Updated: 07/25/2013 - A black bear started his evening on July 18 dumpster diving near a bar in Estes Park, Colorado. Then he went bar hopping.

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Rare Image of Saturn's Rings and Earth

Posted: 07/24/2013 - In this rare image taken on July 19, 2013, the wide-angle camera on NASA's Cassini spacecraft has captured Saturn's rings and our planet Earth and its moon in the same frame.

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Door-to-Door Mail Delivery, a Thing of the Past?

Updated: 07/23/2013 - Door-to-door delivery may be a thing of the past meaning that residents would pick up their mail from clusters of mail boxes located in their neighborhood.

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Fatal Accidents Down in Army

Updated: 07/23/2013 - The overall accidental death rate in the Army is down 20 percent from the same time in 2012.

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Best Apps For Tracking Weather

Updated: 07/23/2013 - The official hurricane season runs through the end of November. If you live in a severe-storm region of the United States, you’ll want to arm your smartphone with a few handy apps to help you be the most prepared in case of disaster.

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Officials: Zimmerman Helped 4 Out of Wrecked SUV

Updated: 07/23/2013 - Officials say George Zimmerman helped rescue four people from an overturned vehicle last week, just days after he was cleared of all charges in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin.

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