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5,000 'teeth' in desert puzzle Baker
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5,000 ‘teeth’ in desert puzzle Baker

Posted On: 12:53 a.m. | November 8, 2015

The old prospector claimed a UFO blew up, leaving thousands of pieces - all standing upright - in the middle of Silver Dry Lake. Residents of Baker, California, didn't buy that explanation – but who or what left 5,000 foot tall objects standing in the dry lake? View Post»

Pictures in the News | Nov. 2, 2015

Pictures in the News | Nov. 2, 2015

Posted On: 11:58 a.m. | November 2, 2015

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Three buildings destroyed by 1938 explosion
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Three buildings destroyed by 1938 explosion

Posted On: 12:37 a.m. | November 2, 2015

Explosion at Slauson and Boyle Avenues destroyed a cafe, garage and service station. View Post»

Pictures in the News | October 28, 2015
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Pictures in the News | October 28, 2015

Posted On: 9:39 a.m. | October 28, 2015

Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in Chicago, where former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert pleaded guilty to a felony count of illegally structuring cash withdrawals to evade bank currency-reporting requirements. View Post»


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