Processed meat 'early death' link

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BBC) Sausages, ham, bacon and other processed meats appear to increase the risk of dying young, a study of half a million people across Europe suggests. It concluded more…

Locusts swarm into Israel

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (N.Y. TIMES) JERUSALEM — For many Israelis, the biblical comparisons were irresistible: locusts were swarming across the border from Egypt three weeks before Passover, like a vivid enactment of the eighth more…

Russell Crowe defends UFO photos

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC News) Did Oscar-winning actor Russell Crowe really capture photos of a UFO outside his office in Australia, passing over Sydney's Royal Botanic Gardens? Or was it just more…

Hindenberg mystery solved?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (National Post) In a span of 37 seconds, the once luxurious and futuristic LZ 129 Hindenburg burst into flames and disintegrated, taking 36 lives on its way down. more…

Airport worker turns in $7,000 in lost cash

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) An Alabama foot doctor said he is grateful for the honesty of a part-time parking cashier at Atlanta's airport, who found $7,000 in cash on the more…

D.C. bans 'Barack' from license plates

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WTOP Radio) Every state that issues license plates prohibits various combinations of letters. The District's process is no different. In D.C., you cannot get a license plate that more…

Loyal dog foils woman's suicide bid

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Local) A French woman's loyal German Shepherd dog saved her from committing suicide by knocking aside a rifle she tried to fire into her heart, local police more…