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Diet or Exercise: Which Matters More for Weight Loss?

You know you should exercise and eat healthfully to keep your weight in check. The thing is, research suggests that when people devote time to one …

Historic lighthouse to be airlifted to safety after earthquake

A helicopter rescue to save an historic lighthouse balanced precariously on the edge of a cliff will soon be under way in New Zealand.<p>The Godley Head lighthouse near Christchurch was first lit in April 1865. After two earthquakes in 2011, the structure was left clinging to the cliffs over Mechanics …

Unemployment Rate Unchanged In June, Long-Term Joblessness Still Terrible

WASHINGTON -- The U.S. economy added 195,000 mostly low-paying jobs in June, putting a tiny dent in the unemployment crisis -- too tiny a dent to bring the unemployment rate down from 7.6 percent.<p>Long-term joblessness accounts for a disproportionate share of current unemployment and is a bigger …

Missouri threatens return of gas chambers for death row inmates

The state of Missouri is threatening to resurrect the use of the gas chamber for executions, as an alternative to its dwindling supply of …

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China Beaches Are Green With Smelly 'Sea Lettuce' Algae Due To Record-Breaking Bloom

The bloom is the size of Connecticut and officials have already removed 19,800 tons of algae from beaches. This is the largest bloom since 2008, which covered 5,000 square miles. That year, the algae cost $30 million to clean up and according to a 2011 report, cost about $100 million in damages to …