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A Daughter's Faith and Persistence Help Solve a 43-Year-Old Mystery

Amos Shook was in his mid-40s when he went missing February 19, 1972. His daughter, Pamela, was just 14 at the time of his disappearance, and her father’s fate haunted her over the years. In June, she urged authorities to reopen the case. This time, the results were swift and startling. » 7/23/15 5:20pm Thursday 5:20pm

North Carolina considers outlawing accurate predictions of sea level…

When things get tough, lawmakers get creative. Faced with predictions that sea levels in the coastal areas of North Carolina will rise by a meter in the next century, legislators are considering bold action: making those predictions illegal. A bill being circulated in the Tarheel state would force scientists to… » 5/30/12 12:55pm 5/30/12 12:55pm