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One of world's oldest gorillas put to sleep at Atlanta Zoo

ATLANTA, Georgia: Zoo Atlanta's gorilla, one of the oldest in captivity at 59 years, was euthanized on January 13 due ...


Milestone surgery sees pig kidneys transplanted into human

Doctors said the gene-edited organs functioned normally in the host body, potentially clearing the way for wider clinical trials with ...


Big Voting Bill Faces Defeat as 2 Democrats Won't Stop Filibuster

WASHINGTON - Voting legislation that Democrats and civil rights leaders say is vital for protecting democracy appeared headed for defeat ...


Jalen Hurts: 'The climb to the top starts now'

by Jillian Oddo & Chris McPherson Over the past 24 hours, several Eagles met the media for one last time ...


Kay Ivey offers encouragement to Distinguished Young Women of Alabama participants

Gov. Kay Ivey made a visit to the Distinguished Young Women of Alabama rehearsals, a program that high school senior ...


Alabama schools switch to masks, remote learning as omicron surges

Alabama schools switch to masks, remote learning as omicron surges AL.com ...


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After becoming oldest living man, Spaniard dies at 112

LEON, Spain: Saturnino de la Fuente Garca, believed to be the world's oldest man, died on January 18 at age ...

Drones in Sweden reported over nuclear plants, palace

STOCKHOLM, Sweden: Sweden's security service is investigating drone sightings reported over key Swedish sites, including nuclear plants.Sightings were reported at ...

Water main break causes homes to be evacuated in Washington

BELLEVUE, Washington: Fire officials in Bellevue, Washington said two people escaped from a home that partially slid off its foundation ...

American foreign policy largely unchanged under Biden presidency

President Biden and the Democrats were highly critical of President Trump's foreign policy, so it was reasonable to expect that ...

Researchers discover 4,500-year-old highway in Saudi Arabia

AL-ULA, Saudi Arabia: Shedding light on the lives of the ancient inhabitants of Arabia, archaeologists from the University of Western ...

Five family adults jailed for sexually abusing, assaulting their kids

DUBLIN, Ireland - A father and mother who sexually molested their children and permitted them to be raped and abused ...

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Orange harvests down 3 percent, juice prices to jump

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has said that this year's orange crop will produce a smaller yield ...

One of world's oldest gorillas put to sleep at Atlanta Zoo

ATLANTA, Georgia: Zoo Atlanta's gorilla, one of the oldest in captivity at 59 years, was euthanized on January 13 due ...

Milestone surgery sees pig kidneys transplanted into human

Doctors said the gene-edited organs functioned normally in the host body, potentially clearing the way for wider clinical trials with ...

No. 13 LSU aims to get back on track vs. No. 24 Tennessee

Much has changed for LSU and Tennessee since the Southeastern Conference rivals met two weeks ago. The No. 13 Tigers ...

Alabama OL Tommy Brown transfers to Colorado

Former Alabama offensive lineman Tommy Brown announced on Thursday that he is transferring to Colorado. "Heading west... Sko Buffs!" Brown ...

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Promise of new 5G cellular includes greater speed, more data

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Telecom companies have rolled out 5G networks in various locations across the United States over ...


Orange harvests down 3 percent, juice prices to jump

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has said that this year's orange crop will produce a smaller yield ...


U.S. serious about region: Appoints ambassador in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Donald Armin Blome, the U.S. ambassador-designate to Pakistan, has finished all formalities for his trip to Islamabad, ...


Ford, ADT launch antitheft technology for vehicles

DETROIT, Michigan: Ford Motor Co. and ADT, through a new joint venture called Canopy, are introducing two new vehicle security ...


Water main break causes homes to be evacuated in Washington

BELLEVUE, Washington: Fire officials in Bellevue, Washington said two people escaped from a home that partially slid off its foundation ...


5G cellular could be 'catastrophic' in aviation: US airline officials

CHICAGO, Illinois: According to U.S. airline officials, the introduction of a new 5G service could cause U.S. air traffic to ...


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