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See rocket launcher intercept missile from moving ship

Israel successfully tested a maritime missile interception system to shoot down short-range missiles, dubbing it the "Iron Dome of the Sea."

For NY lawyer, a 45-year-old surveillance case is her legacy

Barbara Handschu is synonymous in New York City with the police guidelines about handling surveillance activities that bear her name

Texas braces for possibly more rain after flooding kills 1

Officials in Texas are bracing for the possibility of more rain over the long Memorial Day weekend after flooding there killed one person and left three others missing

The Latest: 11-year-old swept away in Kansas creek

Officials in Wichita say they'll resume the search for an 11-year-old boy who fell into a rain-swollen creek and was swept away

Trump Wants A Sports Stadium For His Nomination Acceptance Speech

Donald Trump is channeling Hollywood for his GOP nomination acceptance speech.

Amazing Company Perk Has Employees Saying 'I Do'

One company is changing the way we think of employee benefits! TC Newman (@PurpleTCNewman) has the details.

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Grab Your Passport! A Wine Theme Park Is Opening In France

La Cité du Vin opens June 1 in Bordeaux, France.

Drug lord 'Chapo' Guzman's lawyers split on extradition case

Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman's fight to stave off extradition to the United States has led to a schism between his own lawyers

3 arraigned on charges related to Detroit girl's shooting

Three men have been arraigned on charges connected to the shooting of a 2-year-old Detroit girl, who suffered significant head injuries

World's Top Geneticists To Test for Yeti DNA

A TV show that's about to air will show the world's top geneticists as they attempt to use DNA evidence to determine if Yeti's are real. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the story.

41 Secret Service Employees Disciplined For Violating Privacy Laws

The Department of Homeland Security is disciplining dozens of Secret Service workers who illegally accessed a rejected job application.

NTSB: No specific cause behind fatal Mississippi plane crash

A preliminary report by the National Transportation Safety Board into a plane crash that killed four people does not point to a specific cause for the crash and says the pilot reported smoke in the cockpit shortly after taking off

'Technical issue' cripples much of Swedish air traffic

Swedish officials say "a technical problem" is affecting air traffic control operations in Sweden _ the second such issue in two weeks to hit the Scandinavian country _ causing delays because arrivals and departures were handled manually

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Navy aviators involved in jet crash released from hospital

Navy: All 4 aviators injured in crash involving 2 fighter jets have been released from hospital

Bernie Sanders Says Hillary Clinton Shouldn't Choose A Moderate VP

Bernie Sanders says it will be "a disaster" if Clinton chooses a moderate running mate.

Russia considers options against U.S. missile defense

Russian President Vladimir Putin issues a stern warning about the U.S. missile defense shield.

Now Gawker has its own billionaire backer, sort of

The courtroom fight between former pro wrestler Hulk Hogan and news-and-gossip site Gawker is becoming a battleground for Silicon Valley tycoons as well

'Minivan-sized' sea creature discovered

Scientists with the Hohonu Moana Expedition have discovered the largest known sea sponge off the coast of Hawaii.

Students accused in campus sex assaults target federal rules

As colleges face increasing pressure to aggressively investigate reports of sex assaults, some critics say the rights of the accused are being trampled

Probe underway into fatal river crash of vintage WWII plane

Officials are expected to begin the task of raising the wreckage of a vintage World War II plane that crashed into the Hudson River between New York and New Jersey, killing the pilot

Family of lost hiker won't second-guess Maine over search

The family of a hiker who died after getting lost on the Appalachian Trail in Maine isn't going to second-guess searchers

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Hillary Clinton Is The Winner Of The Big Debate That Never Happened

Sanders and Trump have spent months going after Clinton. A debate would've been the perfect chance for them to attack her uncontested.

Dark Matter May Be Made of Black Holes

Dark Matter and Energy are incredibly mysterious. We honestly have no idea what they are. A new paper from NASA is saying that there's evidence that Dark Matter is really made of Black Holes. Produced by Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones).

These Chinese Students Have To Climb Down A Cliff To Get To School

Children who attend this boarding school have to use rickety ladders to climb down more than 2,500 feet of incredibly steep terrain.