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Authorities: Couple suspected in crime spree found; man dead

Authorities in the Florida Panhandle say a Missouri couple suspected in a series of robberies and abductions in Alabama and Georgia have been found and the man is dead and the woman taken into custody early Friday

UN chief: 34 groups now allied to Islamic State extremists

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says 34 groups from around the world had pledged allegiance to the Islamic State extremist group as of mid-December and the number of its "affiliates" will grow in 2016

Magnitude-6.4 Earthquake Hits Taiwan, Collapses Buildings

At least two people were killed in the earthquake, and many more were injured.

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Cavemen ate better than you think

Cavemen may have eaten much better than we thought. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

Twitter moves to actively seek out terrorist supporters

Twitter is now using spam-fighting technology to seek out accounts that might be promoting terrorist activity and is proactively looking at other accounts related to those flagged for possible removal, the company announced Friday

Utah lawmaker: Pornography a public health crisis

A Republican state senator in Utah is pushing a resolution to declare pornography a public health crisis, echoing an argument being made around and led by conservative religious groups as porn becomes more accessible on smartphones, tablets and laptops

Lucky Teenager Gets To Keep $18,000 Bar Of Gold She Found

The girl found the bar in a lake not far from Adolf Hitler's German home.

Funeral to draw large crowd in support of Oregon protester

The funeral for the man killed by law enforcement during the armed takeover of an Oregon wildlife refuge is expected to draw supporters from around the western U.S. to a small town in Utah

A 6.4-magnitude earthquake strikes southern Taiwan

A 6.4-magnitude earthquake has struck southern Taiwan, according to the U.S. Geological Survey

Judges strike down 2 North Carolina congressional districts

A panel of federal judges has struck down two North Carolina majority black congressional districts _ the 1st and the 12th

In Defense Of Coldplay's Super Bowl Billing

If you dig a little deeper into Super Bowl performances over he past 10 years, Coldplay might not seem like an odd headliner.

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Experiment could mean big step towards nuclear fusion

An experiment in Germany could be a large step in the direction of giving the world the clean, seemingly endless energy that would be nuclear fusion. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

The Boston Globe Applauded 'Spotlight,' And Now The Vatican Is, Too

The Vatican showed "Spotlight," contender for best picture, Thursday to launch a three-day meeting on combating sex abuse in the Catholic Church.

LinkedIn shares plunge almost 44 percent

Investors have given LinkedIn a poor job review in the form of a dramatic sell-off that wiped out nearly $10 billion in the professional networking service's market value after it issued a surprise forecast for slower growth this year

Doctor faces life sentence for over-prescribing painkillers

A doctor convicted of murder for prescribing exorbitant amounts of painkillers that left three patients dead could get life in prison

What Zika Virus Is — And Isn't

Separate fact from fiction. How does Zika infect people? Where is it going? What are health agencies doing as it spreads?

The Latest: Christie points to absence of GOP rivals in NH

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is warning New Hampshire voters to be wary of the three candidates because they have not spent as much time campaigning here

The Latest: More than 120 rescued from toppled high-rise

Taiwan's official news agency says rescuers have pulled out more than 120 people from a 16-story residential high-rise that collapsed in a 6.4-magnitude earthquake

Search on for plane that may have crashed in ocean

A search is under way near Los Angeles harbor for a small plane that reportedly crashed in the ocean

The Latest: 2 small planes collide in ocean near Los Angeles

Authorities say two small planes have collided and crashed into the ocean off of Los Angeles harbor but there's no word on survivors

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Wrong number on jury summons has people calling sex hotline

A Mississippi court made a mistake when listing a phone number for people to call regarding their jury summons. It had people calling a sex hotline. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

France Now Won't Let Its Grocery Stores Throw Away Unsold Food

France is the first country to pass and now enforce a law that makes it illegal for grocery stores to discard food that's about to expire.