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Historic footage of a deadly storm offers clues about what to expect from Hurricane Sandy
A mother who sacrificed a leg to save her children. A man whose dog survived grim odds. An elderly couple who found a most unlikely shelter... and more
Security cameras on the obelisk's observation deck reveal falling debris and a group of frightened visitors running for safety
In Italy, six scientists are being tried for manslaughter after failing to predict a 2009 earthquake that killed 309 people
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- 10 things you need to know today: March 10, 2014
- Colorado’s new ‘drive high, get a DUI’ commercials are actually pretty clever
- Why is it so expensive to build a bridge in America?
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- 22 TV shows to watch in 2014
- Ukraine's fraught relationship with Russia: A brief history
- SNL tackles Vladimir Putin's Ukraine invasion, politically and personally
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