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One of the largest earthquakes to hit California in decades rattled the state's northern coast, but its depth and distance from shore reduced the impact on land, where there were no reports of injuries or damage, scientists and authorities said.
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An alliance of business groups opposed to the new Multi Material BC recycling system are demanding the province halt the planned May 19 launch and go back to the drawing board.
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The actively traded May contract for soybeans fell 39 cents, or 2.7 percent, to $14.19 a bushel Monday.
12 hrs ago | Jacksonville Daily News
North Carolina archaeologists plan to use high-tech equipment in hopes of finding parts of a Confederate ship that sank almost 150 years.
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Two drivers involved in a Los Angeles-area car crash each suffered hundreds of bee stings after one of the vehicles hit a tree and disturbed a hive.
20 hrs ago | Medical News Today
Mutations in a gene associated with leukaemia cause a newly described condition that affects growth and intellectual development in children, new research reports.
Sunday night's quake was centered just offshore, about 26 miles southwest of the coastal city of Pinotepa Nacional, the U.S. Geological Survey says.
A quick glance of the history departments of universities in the Midwest will reveal courses of study ranging from the American South to Asian, European and African cultures — even gender and race.
President Barack Obama will expand the California Coastal National Monument to include the Point Arena-Stornetta Public Lands, a White House official said Saturday.
Very low levels of radiation from the Fukushima nuclear disaster likely will reach ocean waters along the U.S. West Coast next month, scientists are reporting.
Sir Tim Berners-Lee, the inventor of the world wide web, has warned about a growing tide of surveillance and censorship The milestone will be marked on Wednesday, a quarter of a century since it was first proposed in 1989 by British computer scientist Sir Tim Berners-Lee.
HMS Vanguard is to have its reactor refuelled after a test reactor was found to have a small internal leak of radiation Alex Salmond has demanded an apology from David Cameron for failing to tell Scottish ministers about a radiation problem at a nuclear submarine test reactor.
A 71-year-old woman is believed to have suffered about 1,000 stings in Southern California after being attacked by a swarm of killer bees that covered her entire body.
Officials said Sea Star Line LLC agreed to pay $1.9 million and Horizon Lines LLC $1.5 million to settle the cases.
In this Nov. 2, 2010 file photo South Carolina School Superintendent, Mick Zais, center, greets supporters at a GOP event for South Carolina governor-elect Nikki Haley in Columbia, S.C. Zais says South Carolina high school students who don't plan to go to college should be able to choose more practical courses than algebra II, English literature ... (more)
Ottawa is forcing Canada's two main railway companies to double the amount of grain they ship in a week to try to unclog a transport bottleneck that has left piles of grain sitting in bins across the Prairies.