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Jared Loughner due in court to face charges in Tuscon shooting

Jared Loughner, the suspect in the Tuscon shooting rampage, will be arraigned in court for the shootings today. He may face the death penalty.
Gabrielle Giffords

Tornado season devastates Gulf Coast

Bad weather created a tornado system that has devastated areas of Mississippi and Alabama. The Gulf Cost is often hit harder by tornadoes...
Tornado forming

Yovanna Guzman: Love and Luxuries with Columbian Drug Lords

Yovanna Guzman, a former beauty queen and model, says she was only 19 when she met the notorious Columbian drug lord, Wilber Varela.
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Payday loan APR Fees and How They Compare To Other Financing Rates

A fee of $32 on a $100 bounced check can have an APR as high as 2,336%. You would be surprised to see how other fees measure up.
A fee of $32 on a $100 bounced check can have an APR as high as 2,336%. You would be surprised to see how other fees measure up.

U.S. officials warn of danger in Koran burning

The planned Koran burning by the Dove World Outreach Center Church was decried by U.S. officials, saying it will endanger American troops...
Gift Box

Dugway Proving Ground locked down during VX nerve agent scare

The VX nerve agent briefly missing at Dugway Proving Ground was enough to kill several hundred thousand people, but it has been accounted for.
dugway proving ground

Massive solar flare will ignite big northern lights show Aug. 4

A massive solar flare will hit Earth late Tuesday night, causing a geomagnetic storm, possible satellite damage and awesome northern lights.
an image of the sun filtered to show roiling detail on the surface

Installment Loans Online and How They Differ From The Average Payday Loan

One of the most liked features of installment loans is being able to pay them back over a much longer period of time then normal loans you may find locally.
One of the most liked features of installment loans is being able to pay them back over a much longer period of time then normal loans you may find locally.

Key West tarballs not from gulf, but BP oil leak heads to Florida

Tarballs at Key West were not from the oil spill in the gulf, but the loop current is taking the BP oil leak toward Florida's beaches...
A sandy beach at Key West, Florida

Revolt against TSA | Pilots lead charge against privacy invasion

The TSA has implemented "enhanced screening procedures" that may have finally crossed the line. Pilots, and many passengers, are simply saying "no."
Airport security

Shamu not to blame | the whale in question is named Tilikum

Trainer Dawn Brancheau was killed by one of the Shamu Orca whales at Sea World Orlando, a large bull named Tilikum. READ MORE...

The Ease and Convenience of Short Term Loans Needs To Be Managed In A Smart Way

It is not wise to go crazy with short term loans just because you can get them online with no credit checks, no collateral and without having to fax in tons of documents.
It is not wise to go crazy with short term loans just because you can get them online with no credit checks, no collateral and without having to fax in tons of documents.

Kevin Costner’s oil spill cleanup machine to tackle BP oil leak

Kevin Costner's oil spill cleanup machine promises to siphon 210,000 gallons of oil from water each day; it's being tried on the BP oil leak.
A casual, candid portrait of Kevin Costner

Obama delivers heartfelt eulogy at Dorothy Height funeral

The Dorothy Height funeral was held at Washington National Cathedral, where President Obama honored her long life with a heartfelt eulogy.
The sanctuary at Washington National Cathedral

Emcore Fiber Optics in Albuquerque attacked by armed gunman

A "domestic workplace dispute" shut down the Albuquerque offices of Emcore this morning. At least two are dead and several more are injured.
Home of Emcore

What You Need To Know To Keep From Getting Trapped By Cash Advance Addiction

Cash advances are not a long term financial fix for spending spree addictions. Using them should be done so responsibly and in a realistic manner.
Cash advances are not a long term financial fix for spending spree addictions. Using them should be done so responsibly and in a realistic manner.

Chile miners rescue live | Chile flag flown at San Jose mine

Watch the Chile miners rescue live here, as well as an explanation of the Texas flag vs Chile flag question.
Chile Flag

Tennessee flooding: Cumberland River swamps Nashville

Tennessee flooding has displaced thousands and killed several people after a storm dumped up to two feet of rain over the weekend. READ MORE...
the brown water of a flooding river

The BP oil spill, Pensacola Beach nightmare, fouls the white sand

The Gulf oil spill, Pensacola's worst nightmare, finally arrived to foul its pristine beaches as BP paid out billions in dividends. READ ON
The white sands of Pensacola Beach on a perfect post card day

No Credit Check Personal Loans From The Comfort Of Home - A Good Thing or a Bad Thing?

Personal loans are so easy to get it worries some consumer groups. Like anything on the internet it pays to be informed before you pursue any online transactions.
Personal loans are so easy to get it worries some consumer groups. Like anything on the internet it pays to be informed before you pursue any online transactions.

Static kill plugged gusher, but BP ordered to finish relief well

Thad Allen ordered BP to proceed with the relief well, even though tests showed the static kill plugged the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
A black and white photo of an offshore oil drilling platform

Opryland Hotel flooding damage beyond measure

The Cumberland river flood has caused extensive damage. The flooding of Opryland Hotel and the Grand Ole Opry have caused significant damage...
Opryland Hotel Atrium