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New elephant study shows catastrophic decline in…

An ambitious project to count all of Africa's elephants from the air has revealed a catastrophic decline. CNN's David McKenzie has the exclusive report.

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Top 10 Thrilling Narrow Escapes In Movies

In this list, featuring lucky escapes from James Bond in GoldenEye, Harrison Ford jumping off the dam in The Fugitive, Arnold Schwarzenegger in the Hospital scene in Terminator 2, the Death Star Explosion in Return of the Jedi, Indiana Jones running from a boulder in Raiders of the Lost Ark and Bruce Willis in an ejection seat in Die Hard 2, we get action-packed movie scenes where the characters avoid certain death and make a narrow escape to live another day! Watch on our YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gtXKS5qcnU0

Study Shows iPad Works Just As Well As A Sedative…

A French study claims that iPads work as well as a sedative on children going into surgery. TC Newman (@PurpleTCNewman) has the details.

We All Scream For The Announcement Of 'Stranger…

Netflix picked up one of the summer's most popular shows, "Stranger Things," for a second season to be released in 2017.

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Latest on tropical weather systems threatening…

An emergency management official says North Carolina's Outer Banks were spared from a tropical weather system that had been moving toward the state for two days

NASA's DNA Sequencer Could Be A 'Game Changer…

NASA says it will help astronauts identify illnesses and detect potentially harmful organisms in space.

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Prison sentence sought for Illinois man in photo hack case

Federal court records show that prosecutors are seeking a nine-month prison sentence for an Illinois man accused of hacking into email and electronic accounts of 30 celebrities and stealing private information, including nude videos and photos

Report: Athletics trade Coco Crisp to Indians

The Athletics have traded leftfielder Coco Crisp to the Indians, reports Bay Area News Group’s John Hickey.

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FDA warns of fatal risks from mixing opioids and sedatives

The Food and Drug Administration will issue new warnings about the potentially fatal consequences of mixing prescription painkillers and popular sedatives like Valium and Xanax, including coma and death

APNewsBreak: US set to destroy big chemical weapon stockpile

The Army says it plans to start operating a $4.5 billion plant next week that will destroy the nation's largest remaining stockpile of mustard agent, complying with an international treaty that bans all chemical weapons

Deep Fried Jell-O Wins Big

Fried Jello and Cookie Fries have taken the top prizes at the State Fair of Texas. TC Newman (@PurpleTCNewman) has the deep fried story!

Samsung updates smartwatch with GPS, calls for…

Samsung's next smartwatch will come with GPS capabilities and the ability to call for help by triple-tapping a side button

McDonald's says its president of US operations is retiring

McDonald's says the president of its U.S. business is retiring after about two years on the job, marking the latest executive change as the fast-food giant tries to reinvent itself

The Latest: Tropical storm warning for Florida's…

A tropical storm warning has been issued Wednesday morning for a section of Florida's Gulf coast as a tropical depression approaches

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Fake story about Megyn Kelly 'trends'

Facebook updates trending section, features hoax story about Megyn.

Pizza Hut's Boxes Are Now Flick Football Arenas

Pizza Hut wants you to play with your food, at least their new medium pizza box which is now a flick football arena. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) reports.

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Ahh, So This Is What You Do When You Get A…

It all started when a Skyscanner user got a puzzling flight itinerary that included a nearly 414,000-hour layover in Bangkok.

Trump Alludes To A Theory That Huma Abedin Has…

Donald Trump appeared to nod to recent accusations that a journal started by the parents of Hillary Clinton's top aide promotes radical views.