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America’s Seven Best Beercations

You love beer. You love vacations. So it’s only natural you’ll like this rundown of America’s seven hottest travel destinations with a hopping beer scene.

11/01/2013

A nurse puts 3D glasses on the face of a surgeon before an operation at the Argenteuil hospital, in a Paris suburb, on July 25, 2013. AFP PHOTO / FRED DUFOUR

Cities In Red States Push Federal Health Plan

Republican governors and legislatures in about two dozen states are refusing cooperation with the roll-out of the health overhaul, but some local governments are trying to fill the gap, working with nonprofit organizations, hospitals and churches leading the outreach.

10/31/2013

File Footage of shore oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of La. (credit: Scott Lloyd/U.S. Coast Guard via Getty Images)

BP Trial To Focus On Scientists’ Spill Estimates

A federal judge was set to begin hearing three weeks of testimony Monday about how much oil made it into the ocean during the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill.

10/07/2013

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Tex.) (Getty Images)

Even Amid Furloughs, Some Texans Cheer Cruz

Thanks to Texas’ new Senator, Dale Huls is out of a job_at least for now. Yet Huls has never been prouder that he voted for him.

10/05/2013

File photo of Border Patrol at the Texas-Mexico border. (credit: Getty Images)

US-Raised Immigrants Remain In US Custody

Thirty-four young migrants are in U.S. custody after trying to enter the United States without documents in the latest round of what is becoming a new tactic in confronting what they consider unjust U.S. immigration policies.

10/01/2013

File photo of an American flag. (Photo Credit: Hunter Martin/Getty Images)

Students Rejected After Wearing Patriotic Clothes On 9/11

High school students were called to the office and had to change clothing after showing patriotism to remember the 2001 terrorist attacks on America.

09/13/2013

File photo of Fort Hood. (credit: Ben Sklar/Getty Images)

Jury In Fort Hood Rampage To Resume Deliberations

A military jury will begin its second day of deliberations Friday in the case of a 2009 mass shooting at this sprawling military post — even though the Army psychiatrist accused of gunning down 13 people and wounding more than 30 others has admitted responsibility and mounted no defense during his trial.

08/23/2013

In this photo released by the Bell County Sheriff's Office, U.S. Maj. Nidal Hasan, the Army psychiatrist who is charged with murder in the Fort Hood shootings, is seen in a booking photo after being moved to the Bell County Jail on April 9, 2010 in Belton, Texas. (credit: Bell County Sheriff's Office via Getty Images)

Jury In Fort Hood Rampage Trial Set To Deliberate

Army Maj. Nidal Hasan is sending only a single piece of evidence to the jury room when deliberations likely start Thursday about whether he is guilty of the 2009 shooting rampage at Fort Hood: an evaluation from his boss that called him a good soldier.

08/22/2013

Baby Alligators.

Louisiana Man Cited With 26 Alligator Violations

A man who was enrolled in the state’s nuisance animal program and permitted as a nuisance alligator hunter has been cited with 26 alligator violations.

08/20/2013

File photo of environmentalists rallying for federal action on global warming and climate change. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Gallup: Global Warming Concerns On The Rise In U.S.

A new Gallup Poll indicates that American concerns regarding global warming and climate change are on the rise.

04/08/2013

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