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7 Million Afghans Just Dealt a Blow to the Taliban

The country's election was full of surprises. Will the euphoria last?<p>In a nation more associated with calamity than consensus, the initial results of Saturday's Afghan presidential election are startling.<p>Despite Taliban threats to attack polling stations nationwide, the same percentage of Afghans …

UN finding on climate change is just a bunch of hot air, new report claims

A U.N.-commissioned panel says climate change is hurting the growth of crops, affecting the quality of water supplies and forcing wildlife to change the way it lives – but what if it’s all just smoke and mirrors?<p>A new report from the Nongovernmental International Panel on Climate Change (NIPCC), …

Pennsylvania teen charged after wounding 22 in stabbing spree at high school

A 16-year-old boy was charged Wednesday after he allegedly stabbed 21 students and an adult -- leaving four seriously injured -- during an early-morning attack at a high school near Pittsburgh, authorities said.<p>Fox News has confirmed the identity of the suspect as Alex Hribal, a student at Franklin …

Daniel Craig bails on film days before shooting was to start

Director Courtney Hunt’s courtroom drama has lost its leading man less than a week before production was set to start.<p>Daniel Craig has left "The Whole Truth," in which he was set to play a defense attorney who fights to get his teenage client (Gabriel Basso) acquitted of murdering his wealthy …

Israeli archaeologists uncover 3,300-year-old coffin, gold signet

Archaeologists uncovered a Bronze Age ceramic coffin and a golden scarab in Israel's Jezreel Valley, the Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) announced Wednesday.<p>A ring with an Egyptian scarab seal was found with the name of the crown worn by Egyptian pharaoh Seti I, who ruled Egypt in the Late …

The truth about tilapia

Tilapia has risen to the top as a seafood staple on American dinner tables.<p>According to the National Fisheries Institute, the mild fish has climbed to become the fourth most eaten seafood in the U.S., behind only shrimp, salmon and canned tuna.<p>“We never intended to paint tilapia as the cause of …

Car blasts kill dozens in Syria's Homs

Syria's state-run news agency says two car bombs have killed at least 25 people and wounded about 107 others in the central city of Homs.<p>SANA said Wednesday's blasts struck a busy street in Karam al-Luz district. It said the dead and wounded in the explosions included women and children, reported …