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10 Things to Know for Today

Alabama trooper stops speeders, delivers baby instead

Expecting to write up a ticket for speeding, an Alabama State Trooper ended up helping a woman give birth

Marshawn Lynch Seems To Be Hanging Them Up For Good

Rumors of Marshawn Lynch retiring had spread quickly in the hours leading up to the Super Bowl, and he seemed to confirm those rumors with an image.

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Cavemen ate better than you think

Cavemen may have eaten much better than we thought. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

North Korea Rocket Launch Sparks Concerns Over Missile Testing

North Korea launched a long-range rocket Sunday despite international warnings. The U.S., South Korea and Japan have all condemned the launch.

License plate readers a double-edged sword for NY village

A New York village that installed a ring of license plate scanning cameras in hopes of improving policing has found the monitors have become something of a double-edged sword

Obama asking Congress for emergency funding to combat Zika

President Barack Obama is asking Congress for more than $1.8 billion in emergency funding to help fight the Zika virus

Top bankers urge closer ties to solve euro's problems

The top central bankers from France and Germany are joining in an appeal to fix longstanding flaws in the euro currency by more closely integrating their economies and putting more authority over policy at the European level

Denver's Defense Overshadows QB Play In Super Bowl 50

The Denver Bronco's defense proved to be the star of Super Bowl 50, sacking Cam Newton six times and making it tough for the Panthers to score.

Survivors pulled out from building 2 days after Taiwan quake

Two survivors _ one found shielded under the body of her husband _ were pulled out alive from a toppled high-rise apartment building on Monday, two days after a powerful quake that killed at least 36

New England to get brunt of snowstorm heading east

Forecasters say southeast Massachusetts could get the brunt of a snowstorm that's heading for the East Coast

WWII vet begins journey to reunite with wartime girlfriend

A World War II veteran has embarked on a 10,500-mile journey to visit his wartime girlfriend after more than 70 years apart

The Denver Broncos Win Super Bowl 50

The Denver Broncos, heavy underdogs before Super Bowl 50 began, took home the title due to a stout defensive effort.

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Experiment could mean big step towards nuclear fusion

An experiment in Germany could be a large step in the direction of giving the world the clean, seemingly endless energy that would be nuclear fusion. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

Violence Forces Thousands Of Syrian Refugees Toward Turkish Border

Violence in Syria's northwest city of Aleppo has pushed out thousands of refugees who are heading north to the now-closed Turkish border.

App launched with uniquely African emojis

App developers have launched a series of uniquely African emojis with characters dressed in traditional African attire and captions using local phrases

Duchess of Cambridge: Support children's mental health

The Duchess of Cambridge has made a video saying she and Prince William want all children to get support during difficult times

Ex-French minister in court for tax fraud, money laundering

A former French budget minister will appear in court on charges of tax fraud and money laundering that forced him to dramatically resign three years ago in the first political scandal under President Francois Hollande

Levi's Stadium's Turf Didn't Hold Up Well During The Super Bowl

Both Carolina Panthers and Denver Broncos players reportedly changed cleats to help with the turf issues.

South African university suspends 2 in costume outcry

A South African university has suspended 2 students for painting their faces in what it called a 'blackface' incident; students, however, say they were dressed as purple space aliens

North Carolina Gov. McCrory in minor crash after Super Bowl

Authorities say North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory sustained no major injuries after the vehicle he was riding in was rear-ended shortly after the Super Bowl ended at Levi's Stadium

Man dies after starting Krispy Kreme Challenge in Raleigh

A man has died after starting a Raleigh race in which contestants are supposed to also eat a dozen Krispy Kreme doughnuts midway through the competition

Google Is Reportedly Making a New Smartphone-Powered VR Headset

Google is working on a new VR headset that works with a smartphone like the Google Cardboard. It could be a competitor to the Samsung Gear VR.

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Wrong number on jury summons has people calling sex hotline

A Mississippi court made a mistake when listing a phone number for people to call regarding their jury summons. It had people calling a sex hotline. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

Women Report Sexual Assaults At German Carnival, Including A TV Anchor

Reports of sexual assaults at Germany's Carnival celebrations were high. One TV anchor said she was assaulted during a live broadcast.