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Number of 9/11-related cancer cases is growing

Cancer is plaguing a growing number of first responders and rescuers who worked at ground zero after the terrorist attack on the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001. These are cancers the federal government says are thought to be directly related to that effort -- cancers like leukemia, …

U.S. extends ban on flights into Israel's Ben Gurion Airport

Critics lashed out Wednesday against the Federal Aviation Administration, which extended its ban on U.S. airlines' flights to and from Tel Aviv, Israel.<p>Calling the decision a "mistake," Michael Bloomberg -- who arrived in Israel on El Al, Israel's national airline -- praised Tel Aviv Ben Gurion …

Passenger has premonition before crash - CNN Video

Coffee Science: How to Make the Best French Press Coffee at Home

A French press is often treated like Jason Segal's character in <i>Forgetting Sarah Marshall.</i> He's actually the one you want, but people tend to flock blindly to the flashy, temperamental types like coffee-siphon-somethings or Russell Brands. The French press is definitely a potential coffee …

U.S. official: Missile hit Malaysia Airlines plane - CNN.com

<b>(CNN)</b> -- A Malaysia Airlines passenger jet crashed in a rebel-controlled part of eastern Ukraine on Thursday, spurring swift accusations from Ukrainian officials that "terrorists" shot down the aircraft.<p>The United States has concluded a missile shot down the plane, but hasn't pinpointed who was …

How did the Gaza Strip become one of the most hopeless places on Earth?

Given the scale of suffering, it's hard to appreciate just how small the Gaza Strip is. The arid sliver of land stretches about 32 miles long and between three and seven miles wide — that makes it about twice the size of Washington, DC.<p>The capital, Gaza City, is teeming with people and built low to …

Blazing starts for McIlroy, Woods at British Open

HOYLAKE, England - Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods sprayed Royal Liverpool with a barrage of birdies to steal the show in a thrilling opening round of the 143rd British Open on Thursday.<p>Northern Irishman McIlroy has developed a penchant for making fast starts and he did it yet again on a blisteringly …