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Sochi 2014 confidential: Take a tour of Olympic Village

-- Amid security anxieties, indignation over Russian politics, the furore over unfinished media accommodation and astronomic costs, one key component of the Winter Olympics has been all but forgotten: the thousands of athletes streaming into So

For the gun industry, women are the next big thing

Guns with slim profiles, pink stocks and glittery grips are aimed at one of the industry's fastest-growing clientele: women.

B-2 Spirit conquers night ops

A B-2 Spirit from the 13th Bomb Squadron, Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., banks over the flightline at Nellis AFB, Nev., during a Red Flag 14-1 night training mission Jan. 29, 2014.

Google's pro-gay doodle sends message of support

Google has made a bold statement against discrimination on its home page.

Castaway Jose Salvador Alvarenga is released from hospital in Marshall Islands

Jose Salvador Alvarenga, the mysterious castaway who turned up in the Marshall Islands last week, has been released from a hospital.

3 dead, 7 rescued after boat capsizes off southern Florida

At least three people died and seven others were rescued Thursday after their boat capsized off the coast of southeastern Florida, the U.S. Coast Guard said.

Wisconsin one week old baby reported missing

 The bassinet where newborn Kayden Powell slept is empty.

Air Force readies gunships for retirement

After more than four decades with the reputation by many as the Air Force’s “deadliest conventional weapon,” maintainers at the 27th Special Operations Wing are preparing the AC-130H Spectre for retirement.

Updated FDA requirements for infant formula

Thursday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration published an interim final rule to further safeguard the health of infants fed infant formula in the United States.

Taylor Swift on new album, dating and keeping her clothes on

You want to see Taylor Swift bare it all? Listen to her music.