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Stunning Satellite Images Show A Changing Globe

Google has released a stunning cache of satellite images that show how the globe has changed in recent decades. Thursday's announcement came from the search giant's official blog:<p>"Working with the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), NASA and TIME, we're releasing more than a quarter-century of images of …

Senator demands DOJ, FBI seek warrants to read e-mail

Last month, Sen. Mark Udall and a handful of other privacy-focused politicians persuaded the IRS to promise to cease warrantless searches of Americans' private correspondence.<p>Now Udall, a Colorado Democrat, is taking aim at the Justice Department, which has claimed the right to conduct warrantless …

Greek youth unemployment hits 64 per cent

Greek youth unemployment shot to a record 64 per cent in February, underscoring the dire state of the recession-hit economy despite signs of improving business sentiment.<p>Repeated doses of austerity under international bailouts have almost tripled Greece's jobless rate since its debt crisis began in …

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Supersized natural wonders of US National Parks

Superlative natural wonders appear wherever you turn in the USA's national parks. Whether you're working on your bucket list - 'Climb North America's highest mountain!' - or just wanting to hug the world's largest living tree, you can explore nature's extreme outer limits at these record-setting US …

The Cities That Live Behind Walls

For thousands of years, humans have been defending their cities by building huge walls around them. Over time, the cities often spill over the walls …

Earth As Art: 'How Did Nature Do That?'

Satellites are powerful tools. They beam our TV signals, phone calls and data around the planet. They help us spy, they track storms, they power the GPS signals in our cars and on our phones. But they also send back striking, totally disarming images of planet Earth.<p>This set of images is all about …

Bob Stoops no fan of bottom half of SEC

There's no denying the SEC's recent national championship dominance in college football. The conference has watched four different teams -- Alabama …

SEC Football: Previewing Biggest Games for 2013 Season

The 2013 SEC football season enters with another BCS National Championship to its credit.<p>Alabama won the conference a seventh consecutive title, as well as the Tide's third in the past four years.<p>Despite the incredible talent that left for the NFL, the SEC still remains college football's best …

LSU Football: Top 5 Players on Les Miles' 2014 Recruiting Wish List

Les Miles and the LSU Tigers coaching staff have done an exceptional job in recruiting since Miles arrived in Baton Rouge back in 2005.<p>Every year it seems like the Tigers are able to pull in one of the nation's top classes, which has certainly paid great dividends out on the football field.<p>However, …

LSU Football: Les Miles' 5 Biggest Weaknesses

Sometimes Les is more. Other times, Les can be, well, less than what LSU fans bargained for.<p>The curious case of Les Miles is an intriguing story. One minute LSU fans want to give him the key to the city and the next they want to kick him out the door in Baton Rouge.<p>It's because of what he's …

Nick Saban floats the idea of five conferences playing all their games against each other

And so the super-conference movement begins.<p>Well, obviously the idea of the big conferences in college football splitting off into their own division …