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7.1 magnitude quake kills 2, collapses buildings in Mexico

MEXICO CITY (AP) — A magnitude 7.1 earthquake rocked central Mexico on Tuesday, killing at least two people, collapsing buildings and scattering rubble on streets less than two weeks after another quake left 90 dead in the country's south. Mexican…

New Museum Opens for African Art in Cape Town

An old grain silo in Cape Town, South Africa has been transformed into the biggest art museum for African art on the continent. The Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art was developed to house the extensive collection of Jochen Zietz. The…

Virgin Islands Prison Repaired By British Troops

British troops and engineers have been deployed to repair a prison in the hurricane-hit british Virgin Islands. The Royal Marines and commando engineers went to work at the central prison on the British Island of Tortola. Over 100 prisoners are…

Children Seriously Hurt Driving Golf Carts

    As the use of golf carts has become increasingly popular off the course, more children are getting hurt using them. Researchers identified more than 100 children treated for…

North Korea Latest Missile Test

North Korea conducted its longest-ever test flight of a ballistic missile Friday, sending an intermediate-range weapon hurtling over U.S. ally Japan into the northern Pacific Ocean in a launch that signals both defiance to its rivals and a big technological…

North Korea fires missile over Japan in longest-ever flight

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea fired an intermediate-range missile over Japan into the northern Pacific Ocean on Friday, U.S. and South Korean militaries said, its longest-ever such flight and a clear message of defiance to its rivals. Since…

Major Advances in the Treatment of Cancer

  Advances in cancer research have improved the prevention, detection and treatment of the disease. That's according to the 7th annual cancer progress report released today. In the past year and a half, the F-D-A has approved at least nine…

Americans Worry About Getting Cancer

Despite a lot of progress, a new survey reveals more than half of Americans worry about getting cancer. In fact, researchers at the Mayo Clinic say 95 percent of adults take…