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Worms' Bright Blue Death Could Shed Light On Human Aging

Last year, researchers at University College London's Institute of Healthy Ageing were looking through their microscopes when they saw something amazing.<p>David Gems, professor of biogerentology, was part of the team looking for answers to big questions about human aging in small, squishy little …

State Department Extends Closure Of Embassies

<b>Update At 4:40 p.m. ET:</b><p>State Department spokesperson Jen Psaki says Sunday that the embassy and consulate closures will be extended:<p>In a statement, Psaki says the decision was taken "out of an abundance of caution" and the it was "not an indication of a new threat stream, merely an indication of …

Purported al-Zawahiri message criticizes Morsy's ouster

A message thought to be from al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri criticizes the ouster of Egyptian President Mohamed Morsy and urges Muslims to stand together to prevent Egypt from being divided.<p>The 14-minute audio message -- which purportedly is al-Zawahiri's second this week -- was posted to …

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Syrian conflict: Many dead in Lebanon border air strike

<b>At least six people have been killed in a Syrian war plane attack on the town of Yabroud, just across the border from Lebanon, reports from Lebanon say.</b><p>Nine people were wounded in the attack near the Lebanese town of Arsal, which hosts many refugees from Syria.<p>The reports say several of the injured …

Full text: Senators' letter to Barack Obama on Iran sanctions

A group of 76 senators have written to President Barack Obama urging him to step up sanction and bring "a renewed sense of urgency" to stopping Iran from obtaining a nuclear weapon<p>Dear Mr President:<p>With the election of Hassan Rouhani, the Iranian people signaled their clear dissatisfaction with …

Suicide Bombers Attack Indian Consulate In Afghanistan

A botched attack on an Indian consulate in Afghanistan's eastern city of Jalalabad has left nine civilians dead in addition to the three suicide bombers, security officials say.<p>NPR's Sean Carberry reports from Kabul that the Taliban has disclaimed responsibility for the bombing in which two-dozen …