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Blake has performed for more than 60 years. He was in Johnny Cash's band and played on Bob Dylan's Nashville Skyline album. Now 77, his new album is called Wood, Wire and Words.
Staghorn coral planted by scientists in the Florida Keys. Researchers hope t...
It's all in the timing. Biologists haven't been able to breed embryos of the rare, pillar coral in the lab because it's been tough to catch the creatures in the act.
Mardi Gras Indian tribes gather in New Orleans' Central City to march, pose,...
The Mardi Gras Indians have become a central part of the city's celebrations, but there was a time when residents found them mysterious and outsiders even considered them dangerous.
Health insurer Premera Blue Cross says hackers may have compromised 11 million of its customer accounts. Such attacks are worrying companies, and they're increasingly turning to cyber insurance.
Tunisia is reeling after a deadly attack on the Bardo National Museum that left at least 19 people dead, including 17 foreign tourists. Militants stormed the Museum, shooting to kill, and took hostages before police shot two of the gunmen, apprehended at least one and are looking for others.
One of California's largest health insurers, Blue Shield of California, could be on the hook for a massive tax bill after the state revoked its tax-exempt status. The company is appealing the decision which could cost the health insurer tens of millions of dollars a year. The dispute comes as the nonprofit is facing mounting criticism for operating like a for-profit company.