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Facebook Could Be First Private Company to Hire Beat Cop

Facebook is poised to become the first private company in the country to bankroll a full-time beat cop.<p>Read more here.


Exclusive: Mole Who Met Bin Laden Killed by Al Qaeda in Bosnia

An FBI mole who provided valuable intelligence on al Qaeda and met with Osama bin Laden was lured away from the FBI to work for the CIA, but was killed by al Qaeda operatives in Bosnia who suspected he was an informant, NBC News has learned exclusively.<p>The informant, a Sudan-born driver and …


Let Me Off at the Top!

• <b>Author:</b> Ron Burgundy<p>Ron Burgundy is known to all as the lead anchorman of San Diego's award-winning Action 4 News Team and anchor of the first 24-hour news channel, GNN (Global News Network), but few know the real man behind the news desk. In <b>LET ME OFF AT THE TOP! My Classy Life and Other Musings</b> …

Harold Ramis, Chicago actor, writer and director, dead at 69

Harold Ramis not only may be the most successful comedy writer-director that Chicago has produced, but some wouldn't even confine that statement to Chicago.<p>"Harold was clearly the most successful comedy writer-director of all time," said Tim Kazurinsky, who followed Ramis at Second City and later …

FAA risks losing drone war

The Washington Nationals used a drone to photograph spring training. Real estate agents use them to show off sprawling properties. Martin Scorsese hired one to film a scene in “The Wolf of Wall Street.”<p>So where does this leave the Federal Aviation Administration, which insists that commercial drone …

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Why Dads Matter

A third of American children are growing up in homes without their biological fathers.<p>MIDVALE, Utah — Jordan Ott was the third of his mother’s six children, born over the course of four marriages.<p>By age 8, he’d had two step-dads; his brothers and sisters had more or fewer based on birth order. Each …

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