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Aaron Hernandez, Tangled in Murder Probe, Also Sued for Allegedly Shooting Friend

New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez, who is caught in the middle of a homicide investigation of an "associate," is also being sued by a …

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6 Sky Events This Week: Cosmic Scorpion, Planetary Triangle

Wildlife<p>Venus, Mercury, and Jupiter, will seem to huddle together this week. Composite image courtesy NASA<p><b>Sky-watchers this week get a chance to go eye to eye with a cosmic scorpion and witness a magnificent meeting of three neighboring worlds in the evening skies. (Take a solar system quiz.)</b><p><b>Red</b> …

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A Tornado Chaser Talks About His Science and Craft

Tim Samaras says there's a lot we still don't know about tornadoes.<p><b>Editor's Note</b><i>: After this article's publishing, Tim Samaras died in the tornado that hit El Reno, Oklahoma on May 31, 2013. His 24-year-old son, Paul, and fellow storm chaser, Carl Young, were also killed.</i><p><b>After a relatively quiet</b> …

Deal struck on immigration bill

The most far-reaching US immigration legislation in about two decades moved forward on a solid bipartisan vote in the Senate judiciary committee …

Apple Named World's Most Valuable Brand for Third Year in a Row

Millward Brown today released its annual BrandZ study of global brands (<i>via AllThingsD</i>), which found Apple to be the world's most valuable brand for the third straight year.<p>Although Apple topped the list once again, its brand value only increased 1% to $185 billion, which is not as impressive as …

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Greg Allen / Rex USA/span><p>–Looks like Miranda Kerr’s lingerie were also targeted by the infamous Bling Ring. Maybe they were looking for the Victoria’s Secret million dollar bra? [ <i><br>Vanity Fair</i> <br>]<p>–Model Doutzen Kroes follows in Beyoncé’s footsteps as the new face of H&M’s summer collection shot by …

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Guy Gives Abercrombie & Fitch A Brand Readjustment By Giving Their Clothes To The Homeless (VIDEO)

In response to Abercrombie & Fitch CEO Mike Jeffries not wanting "not so cool" kids or women who wear size large to wear his company's clothes, Greg Karber has come up with a funny and creative way to readjust the Abercrombie & Fitch brand.<p>He's giving their clothes to the homeless.<p>After scouring …

Planet Debris Pollute Dead Stars

Changing Planet<p>This is an artist’s impression of a a white dwarf with a disk of rocky debris left behind by the star’s surviving planetary system. Credit: NASA, ESA, and G. Bacon (STScI)<p>A pair of dead stars sitting in a star cluster about 150 light years from Earth appear to have their atmospheres …

5 Sky Events This Week: Three-Planet Huddle, Lunar Wall

Wildlife<p><b>As the sun sets this week and the stars come out to play, the moon makes for a convenient guidepost in tracking down some cosmic showpieces. Check out our five sky events not to miss.</b> <b><br>Moon Joins Regulus.</b> Starting at dusk—about 30 minutes after your local sunset—on Friday and Saturday, check …

10 Things The Samsung Galaxy S4 Can Do That The iPhone Can't

When the phone first came out, reviewers criticized Samsung for shoving too many complex and glitchy extras in the phone.<p>But there are some features in the GS4 that do work well and could be useful, and you won't find them in the GS4's chief rival, the iPhone.<p>Let's take a look at some of the best …

Obama Student Loan Policy Reaping $51 Billion Profit

The Obama administration is forecast to turn a record $51 billion profit this year from student loan borrowers, a sum greater than the earnings of the nation's most profitable companies and roughly equal to the combined net income of the four largest U.S. banks by assets.<p>Figures made public Tuesday …

Opinion: Forget the Moon. Let's Go to Mars.

Buzz Aldrin says the Red Planet should be humankind's next destination.<p><i>Editor's Note:</i> <i>National Geographic is bringing together astronaut Buzz Aldrin and mountaineer Conrad Anker for a Google+ Hangout on Monday, May 20 at 2 pm ET (7 p.m. UTC). Post your questions below using #LetsExplore.</i><p><b>As an Apollo</b> …