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May 21, 2015 01:00 PM ET // Discovery News
An oil pipeline near Santa Barbara, Calif., leaks more than 100,000 gallons of oil with tens of thousands ending up in the ocean.
May 20, 2015 03:30 PM ET // AFP
Hunkered down in his Pakistani compound, Osama bin Laden pleaded with his followers to stay focused on attacking the United States.
May 20, 2015 10:00 AM ET
Climate change is causing the ice sheets to melt at an alarming rate. What would happen if all of the frozen ice in the ocean melted?
May 19, 2015 04:30 PM ET
Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush recently reiterated his support for Puerto Rico's statehood. It's a move that has long been debated.
May 19, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Even though urban soil often is contaminated with harmful pollution, eating vegetables grown in it isn't as hazardous as some have feared. Continue reading →
May 19, 2015 08:44 AM ET
Should death be a cause for sadness or celebration? In some parts of China and Taiwan, it's a celebration that takes a uniquely erotic turn, with strippers coming to dance for the dead.
May 19, 2015 11:37 AM ET // Lori Cuthbert
The White House will wait to issue rules on pesticides on bee colonies until the EPA's studies are concluded.
May 14, 2015 01:01 PM ET
Right now, there are 28 mega-cities in the world, with about 450 million inhabitants among them. So, which world cities make the cut?
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