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Texas Jail Releases Sandra Bland Video

Texas Jail Releases Sandra Bland Video That Shows Her Alive At Booking

Waller County officials released hours of jail video Tuesday in an effort to dispel rumors Sandra Bland was dead before being booked into jail.
F-16, Cessna Planes Collide Mid-air in South Carolina

F-16, Cessna Planes Collide Mid-air in South Carolina

A fighter plane and a small private plane collided in mid-air Tuesday morning near Charleston, S. C., the Federal Aviation Administration reported. The F-16 pilot ejected safely.
Jason Glad  The Mechanical Air

A New Furnace When You Don’t Need One?

Here is what often happens when furnace and air conditioning companies offer a $29, $39 or $59 furnace or air conditioner tune-ups and how do you wind up with a neaw furnace or air conditioner that you don't need?
Water Strider Robot Developed by Harvard's Wyss Institute

Water Insects Inspire Tiny Jumping Robot

"We were fascinated by the fact that insects can actually jump on water quite well," researchers said of their inspiration.
Ontario's 1000 Island Parkway Endangering Wildlife

Canadian Parkway Proves Deadly For At-Risk Species

"There has to be a higher level of interest in this problem," researcher Lyn Garrah said.
Nematode Worms Affected by Starvation

Consequences Of Starvation Last Generations, At Least For Worms

The offspring of the starved worms turned out to be smaller, less fertile and more likely to be male. So did their offspring.
Jerusalem Gay Pride Stabbing Victim Dies

Teenage Victim Of Jerusalem Gay Pride Knife Stabbing Dies

A teenage victim of the Jerusalem Gay Pride parade knife attack, allegedly perpetrated by Orthodox Jew Yishai Schlissel, has died.
Full Moon

Will the Moon’s First Inhabitants Live in Giant Lava Tubes?

The moon's first long-term inhabitants will require especially protective shelter. Cosmic radiation, extreme temperatures and the occasional meteorite impacts make the lunar surface a rather hostile place.
SSN THeft - Gephardt Daily

Why Are We Still Using Social Security Numbers To Identify Ourselves?

Another national ID number is a possibility, and would be a very difficult task to overcome, but would it be enough to protect us all? We have the right to feel safe but how do we do that when our Social "Security" Numbers are not even protected.
Boas Constrict Prey's Blood Flow

Boas Constrict Prey’s Blood Flow, Not Air Flow

Suffocation usually takes a while, but as researchers found out, boas killed their prey within seconds.