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Border Drug Busts Putting Strain On Texas County's Budget

The Sierra Blanca checkpoint along Interstate 10 was set up to catch major traffickers and immigrants who entered the country illegally. But the checkpoint now busts thousands of unsuspecting Americans a year for low-level drug possession — including some famous musicians.<p>As they walk through the …

Marathon bombing suspects met conspiracy theorist

The two suspects of the Boston Marathon bombing befriended a conspiracy theorist years before the attack, a lawyer said Tuesday.<p>BOSTON (AP) — Boston Marathon bombing suspects Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev befriended a brain-damaged anti-U.S. government conspiracy theorist through their mother's …

Manning's maximum possible sentence cut to 90 years

Bradley Manning's maximum possible prison sentence was reduced from 136 years to 90 years Tuesday in what is seen as a gain for the defense.<p>FORT MEADE, Maryland (AP) — U.S. Army Pfc. Bradley Manning's possible sentence for disclosing classified information through WikiLeaks was trimmed from 136 …

Daylighting Takes Off as Cities Expose Long-Buried Rivers

The latest trend in urban renewal involves opening up underground streams.<p><b>There's likely an underground stream in your city, but it may soon be seeing the light.</b><p><b>Uncovering buried streams has had huge impacts in places as diverse as Seattle, Washington, Kalamazoo, Michigan, and even Seoul,</b> …

Scientists Are Petitioning NASA To Search For Martian DNA

In order to investigate the possible origin of life on Mars and Earth, a team of researchers from MIT, Harvard and Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) want NASA's next Mars rover to probe the Red Planet's surface for genetic material by analyzing soil and ice samples with a DNA-sequencing …

Hawaii Offers Homeless One-Way Tickets

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Women Who Run: Why this doctor left her practice to run for Congress<p>This bakery's massive donut towers are bound to make your mouth water<p>Worker …

The D.C. Vandalism Suspect Was Found With a Soda Can of Green Paint

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>The woman believed to be responsible for vandalizing the a series of significant sites in D.C. made …

10 die in record Shanghai heatwave

More than 10 people have died in Shanghai, as the Chinese city struggles to cope with the highest temperatures in at least 140 years.<p>Much of <b>China</b> is in the grip of a summer heatwave, and the China Meteorological Association issued a high temperature warning for several eastern and central …

TSA Misconduct Up 26 Percent

Student Left In DEA Cell For Days Reaches $4.1 Million Settlement

Daniel Chong, the San Diego college student who spent more than four days in a Drug Enforcement Administration holding cell without food or water, has reached a $4.1 million settlement with the U.S. government. The DEA apologized to Chong last year and instituted a review of its practices.<p>The …

One Pot Wonders: Clams with Linguine, Garlic, and Summer Tomatoes

More<p>Pasta<p>Essential techniques, recipes, and more!<p>I would argue that July and August are easily two of the best food months of the year thanks to the variety of fruits and vegetables at their peak (at least in the Northeast). Peaches, plums, apricots, all types of squash—avocado, summer, zucchini— …

Beth Kirby's Old-Fashioned Sweet Tea

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Beth Kirby from Local Milk shows us how to make authentic Southern sweet tea.</i><p>There’s this stuff called Milo’s. You might have heard of it if …

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LA's Best Gourmet Ice Cream

It can feel like summer well into October in Southern California, so with much of the season still ahead of us, knowing the area’s best gourmet ice …

Food Truck Employee Fired for Tip-Shaming on Twitter

Restaurants might shame no-shows on Twitter, but employees who shame poor tippers should beware: According to his account on The Awl, former <b>Milk Truck</b> employee <b>Brendan O'Connor</b> was fired because he tweeted from his personal account about customers who racked up <b>$170 worth of grilled cheese and</b> …

Domino’s Follows Up Massive Lawsuit With Really Wonderful Deal on Pizza

Across the country, unprecedented numbers of low-wage workers are striking and walking out of Wendy’s, Burger King, and all kinds of other fast-food …

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College football players Polo Manukainiu, Gaius Vaenuku killed in car wreck

The former high school teammates were among three killed while making the long drive home from Utah to Texas.<p>Texas A&M defensive lineman Polo Manukainiu, freshman Utah defensive end Gaius Vaenuku, and fellow passenger Lolo Uhatafe died in a car accident in New Mexico early Tuesday morning, …

Tony Stewart flips sprint car in crash

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Tony Stewart escaped unscathed on Monday night from a wreck that saw his sprint car flip five times while he raced for the lead …

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Free agent wide receiver Dez Bryant, in Cleveland for a visit with the Browns, stopped by the...<p>Serena Williams suffered the most lopsided defeat of …

Cops resume search of pond

BRISTOL, Conn. -- Police divers returned for a second day of searching in a pond in the Connecticut hometown of Aaron Hernandez, the former New …