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America's Largest Rocket Launches Top-Secret Spy SatelliteA rocket carrying 2 Air Force ‘neighborhood watch' satellites has lifted off from Cape Canaveral.


2014-07-28 17:56:01 -0600

A border patrol vehicle stands guard at a section of collapsed fence just west of the Mariposa Port of Entry in Nogales, Ariz., Sunday, July 27, 2014, after severe storms in southern Arizona over the weekend knocked down a chunk of the metal border fence that divides Mexico and the U.S. Rain runoff from the storms destroyed about 60 feet worth of fence and caused damage to homes just north of it. (AP Photo/Nogales International, Jonathan Clark)An unusual amount of rain that ravaged parts of southern Arizona also knocked down 60 feet of the rebar-reinforced steel fence that divides the U.S. and Mexico.


2014-07-28 16:17:28 -0600

Metin Atilan, 54, is shown in this Sunday, July 27, 2014, photo provided by the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office. Atilan, who has been a federal fugitive since 2008, is charged with bribing U.S. military contracting officials for work in Iraq. (AP Photo/Montgomery County Sheriff's Office)A federal fugitive accused of bribing U.S. military contracting officials in Iraq has been returned to the U.S. in what prosecutors say was the first extradition under a 1936 treaty between the two countries.


2014-07-28 15:54:33 -0600