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Ancient Graves, Pyramid Ruins Found in Mexico

Construction work in eastern Mexico exposed an ancient settlement, including 30 skeletons and the ruins of a pyramid, believed to be up to 2,000 years old, archaeology officials announced. Full story

Officials say developers destroyed Peru pyramid

Real estate developers using heavy machinery tore down a 20-foot (6-meter) tall pyramid at the oldest archaeological site near Peru's country's capital, cultural officials said Wednesday. Full story

2,300-year old pyramids bulldozed by builders

   A builder says he had been given permission to tear apart ancient Mayan pyramids in Belize. The incident sparked worldwide outrage, and work at the site has stopped.

Mayan pyramid torn down by bulldozers

   A construction crew seeking crush rock for a road project destroyed an ancient pyramid that had stood for 2,300 years in Belize. NBC’s Brian Williams reports.

Stunning Astronomical Alignment Found at Peru Pyramid

An ancient astronomical alignment in southern Peru has been discovered by researchers between a pyramid, two stone lines and the setting sun during the winter solstice. During the solstice, hundreds of years ago, the three would have lined up to frame the pyramid in light. Full story

Giza Secret Revealed: How 10,000 Pyramid Builders Got Fed

The builders of the famous Giza pyramids in Egypt feasted on food from a massive catering-type operation, the remains of which scientists have discovered at a workers' town near the pyramids. Full story

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  Herb on the Street: Herbalife Getting Clobbered

CNBC's Herb Greenberg explains why the operations of Fortune Hi-Tech Marketing have been suspended after the FTC and several states alleged the marketer is one of the most elaborate pyramid schemes in North America.

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