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  • Bird-like dinosaur is oldest unearthed in North America

    A team of palaeontologists from the UK and US have identified a one of a kind 150 million year old dinosaur skeleton. The specimen has been classified as a new species to science with the discovery also raising questions about the evolution of avian flight.
  • Harlem’s oldest resident is also America’s oldest — Alelia Murphy feted on her 114th birthday

    At age 114, Alelia Murphy has living yet to do. Wearing a tiara, yellow suit and a smile, Murphy celebrated her birthday in Harlem on Friday. She’s believed to be the oldest person in the United States. The crowd applauded as she was wheeled into the party room and sang along to a recording of
  • Oldest Person in America Celebrates 114th Birthday

    Alelia Murphy of Harlem is celebrating her 114th birthday this week, making her the oldest person in America.

  • Know This: North Korea Isn't Desperate for a Nuclear Deal with America

    David Axe Security, Asia There is evidence that Pyongyang already has shrugged off the threat of unending U.S. sanctions. Even as Trump and Kim met for the third time, activity continued at the uranium-enrichment plant at North Korea’s Yongbyon Nuclear Scientific Research Center, according to 38 North. North Korea hardly is desperate to negotiate an agreement with the United States ending or even merely limiting North Korea’s nuclear-weapons program. “Pyongyang would certainly appreciate the...

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  • Researchers in China find some of the oldest examples of cranial modification

    A team with members from China, Singapore and the U.S. has found some of the oldest examples of cranial modification in a northeastern part of China. In their paper published in the American Journal of Physical Anthropology, the group describes the skeletons they studied and what they found.
  • NYC Woman Turns 114, Believed to Be Oldest in America

    Born in 1905, Alelia Murphy will celebrate her 114th birthday Saturday in Harlem. Family, friends and state officials are expected to honor Murphy Friday at the Harlem State Office Building, ahead of her birthday on July 6, according to 1199SEIU, a healthcare union where Murphy's daughter Rose Green is a retired member.  Coal Tycoon Among 7 Killed in Helicopter Crash in Bahamas The Harlem resident became the oldest living American after a 114-year-old Ohio woman, Lessie Brown, died in...
  • Experian's quarterly revenue rises 4% on North America boost

    Experian, the world's biggest credit data company, reported a 4% rise in revenue on Tuesday, benefiting from higher business across automotive, health, business credit and decision analytics segments in North America, its largest market.