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Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo crash leaves 1 dead, 1 injured


One person was killed and one injured when Virgin Galactic's experimental space tourism craft SpaceShipTwo crashed in the desert Friday.

Why tonight's rain won't frighten spooky Mr. Drought

Sure, L.A. might get three-quarters of an inch, but consider how dry we've been. The all-important Sierra Nevada could see one to two inches, but it needs 75.

Candidates in close state schools superintendent race

New Field Poll data shows the two candidates are neck-and-neck in the final days of the campaign, both drawing 28 percent support from likely voters.

'Classic Alice' gives a college girl's life literary treatment


Alice Rackham is a college student who responds to a bad grade by living her life according to the themes of classic literature. Learn about this Web series here.

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'Grim Reaper' attacks woman in California home

A woman told sheriff's deputies that she was blow-drying her hair in the bathroom Friday when someone dressed like the Reaper stabbed her several times and fled.

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How did miners survive 69 days underground? New book shares true story


The detailed accounts of 33 Chilean miners and their families are the basis of a new book called, "Deep Down Dark: The Untold Stories of 33 Men Buried in a Chilean Mine and the Miracle that Set them Free."