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Why Bajau divers can hold their breath for minutes

The free-diving Bajau people of Southeast Asia, or "sea nomads," can hold their breath for minutes at a time -- possibly due to their unusually large spleens.

Suspect in Vegas casino picnic shooting arrested…

Authorities say a casino dealer identified as the suspect in a deadly company picnic shooting on Sunday has been arrested in a small town in the Texas Panhandle

Men arrested at Starbucks say they feared for…

Two black men arrested at a Philadelphia Starbucks where they were waiting for a business meeting say they wonder how an everyday encounter could escalate into a police confrontation that left them fearing for their lives

No bail for alleged East Coast leader of violent…

The alleged East Coast crime boss of the notorious street gang MS-13 was ordered held without bail on Thursday at his first court appearance on Long Island

Pentagon: No civilian casualties in Syria strikes

The Pentagon says there have been no reports of civilian casualties from last week's missile strikes by the United States, France and Britain

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'Yup, shot him': Prosecutors say ex-lawman hid double life

'Yup, shot him in the head'; Prosecutors say an ex-lawman in western New York killed to hide a secret double life as a sexual predator of young men

The robots that can pick and plant

Farmers are turning to robots to plant seedlings and pick produce because of human worker shortages.

Miguel Diaz-Canel Replaces Raul Castro as Cuba's…

A 57-year-old bureaucrat replaced Raul Castro as the president of Cuba, launching a new political era as a government led by a single family for six decades tries to ensure the long-term survival of one of the world’s last communist states.

Healthy 'Super Food' To-Go Options May Not be as…

Nutrition company Equalution has counted the calories in some of the most popular "Super Food" options and the results may surprise you. Tony Spitz has the details.

Maryland bill seeks transparency in online…

A measure approved by Maryland lawmakers would create more transparency for online political ads on social media platforms like Facebook to help stop foreign influence in the state's elections

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4 dead, 3 children hurt in North Carolina shooting

A North Carolina police chief says a man shot his girlfriend and her five children _ killing the woman and two teens _ before shooting himself

Volatility knocks Blackstone profit less than…

Blackstone Group's quarterly profit dropped 19 percent amid the stock market slump. But as Fred Katayama reports, the alternative assets manager still beat analysts' expectations.

Trump admin starts plan to drill in Arctic wildlife refuge

The Trump administration is moving toward oil and gas drilling in Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

Police: Sandwich mistake led to thrown coffee, pepper spray

Police in Delaware say a woman assaulted convenience store workers with pepper spray and hot coffee over a botched sandwich order

Miguel Díaz-Canel Is Officially Cuba's New Leader

Cuba's National Assembly has officially confirmed Miguel Díaz-Canel as the country's next leader.

First electric Ferrari: Faster than original

While purists may be horrified by the thought of an electric Ferrari, this custom car goes faster than the original 308. Can speed win over the naysayers?

Musk's LA transport tunnel proposal takes step forward

A Los Angeles City Council committee has approved an environmental review exemption for a tunnel Elon Musk wants to dig to test a novel underground transportation system

Watch this robot build an IKEA chair in minutes

With a little trial and error, this robot assembled an IKEA chair in just over 20 minutes.

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Better weather should aid Oklahoma wildfire fight

Firefighters are hoping that better weather will help them battle wildfires in Oklahoma, though conditions are critical in Arizona and New Mexico

Better than a beach photo: Christie spends $85K…

Former Gov. Chris Christie's official portrait will carry an $85,000 price tag, higher than his three predecessors combined