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  • Balloon pilots make history with trans-Pacific flight
    Associated Press | January 31, 2015 1:56 pm
    An audacious, nearly 7,000-mile-long trip across the Pacific Ocean came to an end Saturday as two accomplished pilots safely touched down in the water just off the coast of Mexico in their helium-filled balloon after shattering two long-standing records.
  • Ewan McGregor plays Jesus and the devil in Sundance epic
    Associated Press | January 31, 2015 1:50 pm
    Epic is not usually a term associated with films coming out of the Sundance Film Festival, which makes director Rodrigo Garcia's imagined story of Jesus's journey through the desert even more striking.
  • 7-alarm warehouse fire burns in Brooklyn; 1 injury reported
    Associated Press | January 31, 2015 1:37 pm
    Giant clouds of smoke rose from a 7-alarm fire that destroyed a warehouse and floated across Brooklyn and into Manhattan on Saturday -- a day so cold that water trickling across the helmets of a small army of firefighters quickly froze.
  • Suspicious package at NYC bus station filled with 1K condoms
    Associated Press | January 31, 2015 1:20 pm
    Police say a suspicious package left behind a concrete barrier of a New York City bus station didn't contain any explosives but did have some unexpected contents -- 1,000 individually packaged condoms for both men and women.
  • Suspicious package at NYC bus station filled with 1K condoms
    Associated Press | January 31, 2015 1:20 pm
    Police say a suspicious package left behind a concrete barrier of a New York City bus station didn't contain any explosives but did have some unexpected contents -- 1,000 individually packaged condoms for both men and women.
  • Big Montana oil spill is latest involving pipeline company
    Associated Press | January 31, 2015 1:15 pm
    The Wyoming company whose pipeline leaked 30,000 gallons of crude oil into the Yellowstone River in Montana and its sister company have had multiple pipeline spills and federal fines levied against them in the last decade, according to government records.
  • First Look: Viola Davis goes vigilante in 'Lila and Eve'
    Associated Press | January 31, 2015 10:36 am
    Viola Davis and Jennifer Lopez are grief-stricken mothers in "Lila and Eve," which premiered Friday night at the Sundance Film Festival.
  • Things to know about the Boston Marathon bombing trial
    Associated Press | January 31, 2015 10:30 am
    Jury selection in the federal death penalty trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is heading into its second month as Judge George O'Toole Jr. continues the process of questioning prospective jurors individually to find 18 people who can be fair and impartial. Here is a look at what's happened so far and a look ahead:
  • Cynthia Nixon channels the personal to play a cancer patient
    Associated Press | January 31, 2015 10:05 am
    Cynthia Nixon's portrayal of a woman and mother dying of cancer in the Sundance drama "James White" hit extremely close to home. The actress saw her own mother die from the disease in the same year she shot the film.
  • NASA launches Earth-observing satellite
    Associated Press | January 31, 2015 10:00 am
    A NASA satellite lifted off early Saturday with the hope it will transmit data that will help the world do a better job of preparing for floods and droughts.
  • Hatfields, McCoys make moonshine legally in southern W.Va.
    Associated Press | January 31, 2015 9:29 am
    After generations of bootlegging, direct descendants of the Hatfields have teamed up with the McCoy name to produce legal moonshine in southern West Virginia with the state's blessing -- the start of a new legacy for the families made famous for their 19th-century feud.
  • Museum, hospital collaborate in scan of mummified remains
    Associated Press | January 31, 2015 9:20 am
    Museum officials in Ohio hope medical scans will reveal more about the mummified remains of a child that may have lived over 500 years ago in Peru.
  • Letter with suspicious powder received at Samaritan's Purse
    Associated Press | January 31, 2015 9:00 am
    The FBI says it is investigating a suspicious letter containing white powder that was sent to the headquarters of the Samaritan's Purse charity in western North Carolina.
  • CrossFit gym closed after complaints of slamming barbells
    Associated Press | January 31, 2015 8:40 am
    A CrossFit gym located in the first-floor of a New York City condo building must close after upstairs neighbors sued over excessive exercise-induced noise.
  • Cops save beaten puppy buried alive in snow; owner arrested
    Associated Press | January 31, 2015 8:20 am
    A New York City man is facing animal cruelty charges after police say neighbors witnessed him beat his puppy and bury the dog alive in a snowbank.
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