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Like the protagonists of a certain '60s TV show, passengers on a three-hour tour out of Boston Harbor got more than they bargained for.
Eoin O'Carroll
The United Arab Emirates is turning to its own for defense amid skepticism that the US would come to its aid in the face of a security threat from Iran or Islamic militants.Phillip Wellman
Rep. Steve Israel calls on Republicans to drop talk of impeachment and lawsuits. But he also notes that Democrats raised $1 million in a day on that theme, which could also deliver higher voter turnout in November. Francine Kiefer
Though Western new sanctions on finance, energy, and other sectors will hinder Russia's long-term growth, economists say, the country will not suffer any short-term effects.Fred Weir
Russia's Rosneft oil company, facing U.S. sanctions following Russia's seizure of part of neighboring Ukraine, won't be buying part of the huge Point Thomson natural gas field on Alaska's North Slope, Exxon Mobil said Wednesday.Pat Forgey
Once seen as untouchable, Zhou Yongkang, a former Politburo security czar, is under investigation. Chinese President Xi's far-reaching anticorruption drive is targeting political opponents and sending an uncompromising message to Communist Party the rank and file.Peter Ford
A six-mile wide asteroid delivered the fatal blow to dinosaurs, who had already been struggling against a host of environmental threats. But what if the asteroid had missed Earth?Eva Botkin-Kowacki
Comedian Stephen Colbert went off on a New York luxury condominium that will restrict a front-door for well-heeled waterfront residents and leave a back-door for rent-controlled tenants. Is this the newest symbol of income inequality?Max Schindler
The United Arab Emirates is turning to its own for defense amid skepticism that the US would come to its aid in the face of a security threat from Iran or Islamic militants.Phillip Wellman
The Vanhawks Valour smart bike comes with a carbon fiber frame and electronics throughout.Lisa Suhay

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