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Archive for May 31st, 2012

  • Reporter criticizes FARC for release as propaganda

    May 31, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

    French Journalist Romeo Langlois smokes as he films after being released in San Isidro, southern Colombia, Wednesday, May 30, 2012. French journalist Romeo Langlois , who was taken by rebels on April 28 when they attacked troops he was accompanying on a...

  • New lab turns SD gold town into scientific hub

    May 31, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    A sign welcomes visitors to a lab 4,850 feet beneath the earth on Wednesday, May 30, 2012. The Sanford Underground Research Facility in Lead, S.D., will house the world’s most sensitive dark-matter detector. Scientists say that the lab _ housed inside...

  • Mubarak’s sons face new charges of insider trading

    May 31, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

    FILE – In this Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2012 file photo, Alaa Mubarak, center, son of former Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak arrives at the court house in Cairo, Egypt. Mubarak and his two sons, one-time heir apparent Gamal and wealthy businessman Alaa, are...

  • Sex offenders fight for right to use Facebook

    May 31, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – This undated file photo provided Aug. 11, 2010, by the United States Marshals Service shows Trevor Shea of Mechanicsburg, Md., who was sentenced to 33 years in federal prison in January, 2012, after pleading guilty to seven counts of production...

  • ACLU lawsuit challenges Ill. gay marriage ban

    May 31, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    Camilla Taylor, marriage project director for Lambda Legal, speaks at a news conference, Wednesday, May 30, 2012, in Chicago. More than two dozen gay Illinois couples who say it’s unconstitutional for the state to deny them the right to marry and will file...

  • Europe worries stalk Wall Street; Dow loses 161

    May 31, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    Specialist Michael Pistillo center, works at his post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange Wednesday, May 30, 2012. Fear about Europe’s financial stability caused traders to retreat from most investments seen as risky Wednesday, punishing U.S....

  • Hundreds of salmonella cases tied to chicks

    May 31, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    Jonah McDonald’ holds freshly laid eggs from chickens at his Atlanta home Wednesday, May 30, 2012. McDonald says he washes the eggs thoroughly before eating them. McDonald teaches about chickens at an Atlanta school and says he always advises students...