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Woman Mauled to Death by Pet Black Bear

Authorities in northeastern Pennsylvania say a woman was killed by her pet black bear as she cleaned its cage.

Baby Wooly Mammoth Found Frozen in Siberia

A baby mammoth, frozen for 40,000 years, was discovered perfectly preserved

Firefighters Try to Protect California Town From Wildfire

Firefighters launched an aggressive ground and air assault Sunday against a wind-fanned wildfire that erupted in the San Gabriel Mountains and threatened a popular resort community.

Search Teams Lose Hope of Finding Survivors in Indonesia

Search teams lost hope of finding any more survivors under the rubble left by a massive earthquake, as torrential rains on Sunday held up aid delivery in the remote hills of western Indonesia where several villages were wiped out.

Baby Snatch Victim Loses Kids to State Custody

A mother whose newborn was kidnapped by a knife-wielding woman posing as an immigration agent was briefly reunited with her baby Saturday, then saw him and her three other children taken from her and put into state custody.

Death Toll From Indonesia Quake Likely to Double

The death toll from Indonesia's massive earthquake will likely double as officials reach rural communities wiped out by landslides.

Jackson, Farrakhan Attend Beaten Chicago Teen's Funeral

The funeral of a Chicago teen who was beaten to death on his way home from school drew civil rights leader the Rev.

Ahmadinejad to Obama: You Made Big Mistake

Iran's president says President Barack Obama made a big mistake when he accused the country of hiding a newly revealed nuclear site that Iran claims it reported to the U.N.