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Who Were the Ancient Bog Mummies? Surprising New Clues

Ongoing research suggests at least two 2,000-year-old corpses had traveled before their deaths.<p>Cast into northern European wetlands, bog bodies have long appeared as opaque to archaeologists as their dark and watery graves. But new clues are coming in the centuries-old mystery of their origins.<p>Over …

Police: 25-pound boy nearly starved, beaten by family

A 7-year-old Pennsylvania boy beaten for sneaking food was nearly starved and weighed only 25 pounds when he arrived at a hospital, authorities said. The boy sometimes ate insects he caught on his porch.<p>The boy's mother, Mary Rader, 28, and his grandparents, Dennis and Deana Beighley, turned …

Friends, relatives grieve for Malaysia Airlines victims - CNN.com

<i>Remembering those on Flight MH17: Share your photos and tributes with CNN iReport.</i><p><b>(CNN)</b> -- A nun, a leading AIDS researcher, an international athlete and a family traveling on summer vacation.<p>The victims aboard Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 came from around the world and held a wide range of hopes …

2 Americans killed in fighting in Gaza Strip

Two Americans who were soldiers for the Israel Defense Forces were killed in fighting in the Gaza Strip.<p>Stuart Steinberg confirmed the death of his …