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Noah’s Ark found in Turkey by evangelical Indiana Joneses

Evangelical explorers claim to have found Noah's Ark in Turkey at a site on Mt. Ararat that carbon dating matches with Noah's flood.
A gleaming white Club Med cruise ship anchored in a harbor.

Giant planet dubbed Tyche could be sending comets our way

Theories about the existence of a distant planet called Tyche may be confirmed or denied by NASA telescope data to be released this spring.
planet tyche

Cathinone | Drugs sold as bath salts have suicidal effects

A powder sold as "bath salts" in many states -- known as MDPV or cathinone -- is proving to be a highly addictive drug with suicidal effects.
Bath Salts

Payday Loans and How You Can Protect Your Personal Information From Identity Theft

Encryption of your data is just the basic level of protection you need to look for. You can also check to see if the page has HTTPS in the address bar when on application page.
Encryption of your data is just the basic level of protection you need to look for. You can also check to see if the page has HTTPS in the address bar when on application page.

Mexico tunnel discovery a drop in the drug smuggling bucket

The Mexico tunnel between Tijuana and San Diego linked drug smuggling operations with a passageway the length of six football fields.
drug smuggling passageway

Extradition of Viktor Bout, the Merchant of Death, angers Russia

Viktor Bout, a Russian suspected of global arms dealing, was extradited to the U.S. from Thailand on Tuesday to face terrorism charges...
viktor bout merchant of death wares

Miranda rights controversy revived by Times Square bomber

The Miranda rights controversy erupted in debate about whether Times Square bomb suspect Faisal Shahzad should have been read his rights...
jail cell window with woman inside

How People Are Taking Advantage of Installment Loans To Cover Budget Shocks Today

Budget shocks are something very common these days. Many middle class Americans have started using installment lending products to get through tough times.
Budget shocks are something very common these days. Many middle class Americans have started using installment lending products to get through tough times.

Honus Wagner T206 baseball tobacco card donated to charity

A T206 Honus Wagner tobacco card – one of only 60 known to exist – was recently donated to the Baltimore school Sisters of Notre Dame.
Photograph of the most valuable baseball card in history, the T206 Honus Wagner card.

Elias Abuelazam believed to be serial stabber and killer

Police have taken Elias Abuelazam into custody. He is suspected to be the man who stabbed 20 people in three states, killing five in Michigan.
Arrest

Tornado storms tear through Plains states

More than 40 tornadoes touched down in Oklahoma and Kansas recently. Five are dead and dozens injured; a warning is still in effect. READ ON...
Picture of a tornado forming

Short Term Loans Are Available Without Credit Checks - What Does That Mean For You?

Having access to a short term loan online when every you want without credit checks is a tempting offer but what should you know before applying?
Having access to a short term loan online when every you want without credit checks is a tempting offer but what should you know before applying?

Earthquake in California | No Damage to Report

Yes, there was an earthquake in California today that stretched to Mexico and Arizona, but don't worry, no one was hurt ...
So far, no word from the Governator on the California earthquake. Image from Wikimedia Commons.

Gold prices touch $1,500 as some question inflationary pressures

Because of several factors, the spot price of gold hit a record high today -- $1,500 per ounce. Does this mark an opportunity or a bubble?
Pure gold in vials

Oil rig explosion | Transocean Deepwater Horizon on fire

The offshore oil rig Deepwater Horizon, operated by Transocean, is still burning. How many were injured and who is responding? READ ON...
Offshore oil drilling rig

You Are Not Supposed To Know Cash Advances Online Do Not Require Any Credit

Credit is not a factor with cash advances online. There are not credit checks so their is no hard inquiry on your record to lower your credit score.
Credit is not a factor with cash advances online. There are not credit checks so their is no hard inquiry on your record to lower your credit score.

iPhone available from Verizon starting February 10

The ordeal is finally over, and people can stop talking about the iPhone and Verizon already. The Verizon iPhone is available on Feb 10.
iPhones

Studies suggest Zinc shortens the duration of a common cold

Several studies found that zinc taken at the onset of cold symptoms helped people get well faster. It was found to shorten colds by one day.
zinc cold remedy

FCC pressures Verizon to refund $50 million in phantom charges

After a 10-month FCC investigation, Verizon will refund $50 million to reimburse 15 million customers for data services they did not order.
verizon refund for accidental internet access

Personal Online Lending and How It Can Make or Break Your Family Budget During Hard Times

Hard times befall us all but you do not have to break your budget to pay your bills. Use personal loans responsibly to avoid penlaties and late fees.
Hard times befall us all but you do not have to break your budget to pay your bills. Use personal loans responsibly to avoid penlaties and late fees.

Concorde crash probe takes 10 years to reach questionable verdict

A decade after the Air France Concorde crash a French court found Continental Airlines guilty of leaving a scrap of metal on the runway ...
air france concorde

2010 oil spill in Gulf of Mexico worsens

The oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico 2010 reached the shore Friday, and storms threaten to push the oil slick far into the fragile wetlands...
oil slick reaching rocky shoreline