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Space archaeologist unlocks secrets of ancient civilizations

In Egypt's northern Delta, Sarah Parcak is on the hunt to unearth ancient settlements, pyramids and tombs lost in the sands of time.

Jennifer Lopez and Harry Connick Jr. are the new 'Idol' judges

"American Idol" now has its panel of judges for next season. Fox has announced that singers Jennifer Lopez and Harry Connick Jr. will join last season's judge, country star Keith Urban, at the judges table for Season 13.

House leaders back Obama on Syria

The leaders of both parties in the House of Representatives emerged from a White House meeting Tuesday to support President Barack Obama's call for American strikes against government forces in Syria's civil war. House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio

House leaders back Obama on Syria

The leaders of both parties in the House of Representatives emerged from a White House meeting Tuesday to support President Barack Obama's call for American strikes against government forces in Syria's civil war. House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio

Neighbors react to new homeless camps in Seattle

Seattle, WA (KCPQ) -- One day after the city's deadline to close Nickelsville, all of the homeless residents of that tent city have moved to three new locations throughout Seattle. Most neighbors are taking a wait-and-see attitude.

After Cuba-Florida feat, Diana Nyad to swim 48 hours in New York

With her decades-long dream of swimming from Cuba to Florida achieved, Diana Nyad is setting her sights on her next challenge. "I am through with the ocean," she told CNN's "New Day" Tuesday. "Never going to be seasick again!

What makes an image unforgettable?

"Lee Harvey Oswald shot" "Man vs. tanks in Tiananmen Square" "VJ Day in Times Square"

Wal-Mart slashes iPhone 5 and iPad prices

IPhone discounts are typical this time of year, but Wal-Mart's will be tough to beat.

Fantasy football is big business

You may think fantasy football is good for sparking trash talk with co-workers, but for a growing number of companies, it's also good business. Really good business. Fantasy has become reality for millions of sports fans.

Members of Congress split over Syria decision

Lawmakers were divided Sunday on whether to support President Barack Obama's call for military action in Syria.