Bangladesh building collapse toll rises to 433 Rescuers found more bodies in the concrete debris of a collapsed garment factory building Thursday and authorities say it may take another five days to clear the rubble. In addition to the 433 confirmed dead, police report that 149 people are still missing in what has become the worst disaster for Bangladesh’s $20 billion-a-year garment industry. More
One flight closer to space tourism Virgin Galactic is one flight closer to becoming a commercial "spaceline." The company's passenger spacecraft, SpaceShipTwo, completed its first rocket-powered flight Monday morning above the Mojave Desert in California. More
Jones called 'greatest country singer of all time' The country music world reacted with deep emotion upon learning of the death of legendary singer George Jones. Here's a sampling of quotes and tweets about Jones: "The world has lost the greatest country singer of all time. Amen." - Merle Haggard More
38 At least 36 dead as fire rages through Russian psychiatric hospital Thirty-eight people were feared dead after a fire raged through an isolated psychiatric hospital north of Moscow on Friday, killing some patients in their beds and others who were trapped by barred windows. Most of the patients died in their sleep inhaling the fumes as they were likely sedated by prescribed medicine, a police source told the RIA Novosti news agency. More
Police confiscate 4-foot, 2-pound marijuana joint California police confiscated a mammoth joint during a 4/20 pot rally on Saturday, reports the Los Angeles Times. As the paper notes, hundreds of UC Santa Cruz students gather each year for the event, and each year campus police confiscate things like bongs and dime bags. More
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FORT BLISS >> Smiles, laughter, colorful signs and even some tears of joy greeted more than 220 soldiers from Fort Bliss' Bulldog Brigade as they were reunited with friends and family after a nine-month deployment to Afghanistan.
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Alie Koroma has his future all laid out.
The 10th-grader at Wolfson High School hopes to graduate early, go to college for four years to get a business degree, then join the Navy for four years, hopefully serving as a cook.
He plans to parlay that business and culinary training into a job as a chef in a restaurant, then ownership of a restaurant.
A man’s life cannot be summed up in 10 words.
After all, those words, etched in concrete at a San Francisco plaza, only hint at the unlikely journey taken by their subject:
“David Johnson, photographer and photojournalist. He studied with Ansel Adams.”
Johnson was born in segregated Jacksonville in 1926, given up by his parents, and raised in poverty.
WOODBURY — The 20th annual Colonial Fair and Muster Day at the Hurd House on Hollow Road brought together American Revolution re-enactors from American and British encampments, along with costumed colonial tradesmen