Oklahoma lands commitment from 4-star Florida DB Jaden Davis

The obvious college choices for St. Thomas Aquinas star Jaden Davis would have been Miami, FSU or Florida. He ended up at Oklahoma, instead.




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NASA plots a return to the moon within a decade — but this time astronauts will stay there

On the upcoming 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing, talk turns to using the moon as a foundation for space travel.




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Billy Joel plays 100th show at Madison Square Garden

Piano Man Billy Joel plays his 100th show at New York's Madison Square Garden, says achievement is “beyond my wildest expectations.” (July 19)




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Abandoned America: An amusement park devastated by Hurricane Katrina

Photographer Matthew Christopher visited Six Flags New Orleans, a theme park so devastated by Hurricane Katrina it couldn't be restored.




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Maria Butina: Accused Russian spy who allegedly offered sex for power

Here is what we know about the Russian national Maria Butina, an American University graduate, NRA activist and gun rights advocate.




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Police identify Russian suspects in UK nerve agent attack, report says

Police think several Russians were involved in the attempted murder of Sergei Skripal, a former spy, and his daughter Yulia in March, the Press Association news agency reported.




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Dead bodies, wild dogs, squatters in government-owned Detroit houses

The Detroit Land Bank Authority's problem with unauthorized occupants is like no other in the nation




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