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US Military Bans 'Made In China' American Flags

California Rep. Mike Thompson, a Vietnam War veteran and Purple Heart recipient, wrote the legislation that requires any flag purchased by the Defense Department to be 100-percent made in America.<p>"I thought it was appalling our Department of Defense would have flags made in other countries," …

China

Record number of people exonerated of crimes in US in 2013

Eighty-seven people cleared of conviction, including in many cases which investigation revealed no crime ever committed<p>The number of people exonerated after they were falsely convicted of crimes in the US has reached an historic high, with 87 walking free last year.<p>A new report from the National …

Report: The Cavs are a flaming mess

Luol Deng is reportedly disgusted with unprofessionalism, Dion Waiters reportedly kicked out practice.<p>The <i>New York Daily News</i> reports of more strife …

Insane New Footage Of Felix Baumgartner's Edge-Of-Space Jump Released

We're warning you now: This new video of Felix Baumgartner's record-setting leap from the edge of space just might make you feel a bit queasy.<p>The supersonic skydiver made history in October 2012 when he plunged more than 24 miles to Earth's surface, breaking three records in the process.<p>Now, nearly …

Cells from eyes of dead 'may give sight to blind'

<b>Cells taken from the donated eyes of dead people may be able to give sight to the blind, researchers suggest.</b><p>Tests in rats, reported in Stem Cells Translational Medicine, showed the human cells could restore some vision to completely blind rats.<p>The team at University College London said similar …

Medical Research

Prosecutors say ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez talked in code about case

Former New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez used "coded messages" to communicate about his murder case in jailhouse phone calls, Massachusetts prosecutors said in a request for access to recordings of his calls.<p>In the calls, Hernandez discussed the murder of Odin Lloyd, including his "belief about …