Malaysia Plane Armchair Sleuths

Missing jet creates legion of armchair sleuths

The answers to most questions, it seems, can be found using Google or Twitter. So, maybe that's why the world is captivated by the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 and why it has created a legion of armchair sleuths.…
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No Whites Allowed?

Community college under fire for excluding white faculty, staff and students from "Diversity Happy Hour".…
NYC Explosion

Explosion a reminder of NYC’s aging infrastructure

Even while the exact cause remains unknown, a deadly blast that leveled two buildings served by a 127-year-old gas main has provided a jarring reminder of just how old much of the infrastructure is in New York and other cities.…
Nuclear Missteps

Air Force nuke crew failings worse than reported

Failings exposed last spring at a U.S. nuclear missile base, reflecting what one officer called "rot" in the ranks, were worse than originally reported, according to Air Force documents obtained by The Associated Press.…
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Top Kansas Democrat calls for school funding boost

Kansas House Democratic Leader Paul Davis says Republican Gov. Sam Brownback and the GOP-controlled Legislature should immediately increase aid to poor school districts by $129 million.…
Colorado Pot

Denver pot job fair links industry, future workers

When Tim Cullen was opening his first marijuana business four years ago, the high school biology teacher turned pot entrepreneur struggled to get resumes and references from job applicants.…
NYC EXPLOSION

Death toll in NYC explosion climbs to 8

Rescue workers using dogs and thermal-detection gear searched the rubble Thursday for victims of a gas explosion that killed at least seven people, while investigators tried to pinpoint the leak and determine whether it had anything to do with New York's aging gas and water mains, some dating to the 19th century.…
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Is The Party Over?

After a spike in arrests and accidents some in Panama City Beach, Florida guestion whether the city should continue to host the annual college spring break party.…