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Apr 25 2017

Cassini Makes Last Close Titan Flyby, Captures Canyon On Tethys

The spacecraft, which has been studying the Saturn system since 2004, will start its Grand Finale mission Wednesday and end it by plunging into the planet's atmosphere Se...

Apr 25 2017

Amidst Controversy, Arkansas AG Rutledge Pleased with Drug Maker's Recent Request

The former warden of Florida State Prison says his own mental health had begun to deteriorate by the time he left his position in 1998 after taking part in eight executio...

Apr 25 2017

Saints, RB Adrian Peterson Nearing Deal

Peterson's 2016 season was marred by a torn meniscus in his right knee. The running back did play 16 games in 2015, carrying the ball 327 times for 1,485 yards. His arr...

Apr 25 2017

Angela Merkel had to explain how European Union trade works to Donald Trump

Though her father did not deign to shake German chancellor Angela Merkel's hand when the two met in March and the Internet observed Merkel potentially throwing serious s...

Apr 24 2017

Saudi King Salman restores benefits to state employees

King Salman received him at the King Salman Airbase. But it immediately provoked outrage in Egypt, and was subsequently blocked by a court ruling, signed during a visit b...

Apr 24 2017

2000 homes evacuated as brush fires threaten Collier county

The Trump administration approved a Fire Management Assistance Grant to the state of Florida, allowing the use of federal funds to reimburse response costs to fight the b...

Apr 24 2017

Egypt president in Saudi Arabia to reaffirm ties

But it immediately provoked outrage in Egypt, and was subsequently blocked by a court ruling, signed during a visit by Salman to Cairo a year ago. Prince Khaled is a fo...

Apr 23 2017

India to attend Belt and Road Forum in Beijing, says China

Attending the summit would mean that India is softening its stance on the China Pakistan Economic Corridor ( CPEC ), which is part of the One Belt, One Road programme. Wo...

Apr 23 2017

Number of asylum seekers illegally crossing border continues to rise

People who are self-selecting by walking into Canada may have an impact on the total number of refugees accepted from outside the country, he said. A Saskatchewan woman...

Apr 23 2017

Lyrid meteor shower will be visible on Friday night

The shower is expected to be at its most intense late Friday and early Saturday, with prime viewing between 2 a.m. and dawn. Meteor activity could still be good enough ...

Apr 22 2017

Hyderabad: One arrested for sending hoax mail of hijacking

Police traced it to an internet cafe and, using surveillance footage from the area, were able to identify the accused. Following the hijack alert, security officials sa...

Apr 22 2017

Bucks overwhelm Raptors 104-77, take 2-1 series lead

The Memphis Grizzlies struck back for their first win in the series against Patty Mills' San Antonio Spurs. Short of the guys coming off the bench in garbage time, find...

Apr 22 2017

Over 200 to join 'March for Science' in India

These promises based on false facts lead to policies based on false science that become detrimental to the long-term vitality of our country. Michelle Hooper, 62, a p...

Apr 22 2017

Trump greets Egyptian-American freed from Egyptian detention

The couple is expected to visit Trump at the White House Friday. Lawyers for Hijazi said in a statement that they had "worked closely with the Trump administration to e...

Apr 21 2017

Aaron Hernandez found with a Bible verse written on his forehead

The district attorney's office said investigators found cardboard jammed into the door tracks of Hernandez's cell to impede entry inside. He was pronounced dead an hour l...

Apr 21 2017

Leadership challenger suspended from union

Mr McCluskey's chief rival Gerard Coyne was seen as the anti-Corbyn candidate and Unite is the party's biggest donor. Mr McCluskey won 59,067 votes while Mr Coyne 53,54...

Apr 20 2017

ACC brings championship sites back to NC, Greensboro after HB 2 repeal

Along with the March Madness dates returning to N.C., the NCAA also approved several dates in Cary, including the D-II World Series from 2019-22, men's soccer College Cup...

Apr 20 2017

Funeral for Facebook shooting victim scheduled in Ohio

Frederick tells Cleveland .com he recalls Stephens as nice and jovial, not negative. It took the social network almost two hours to remove the content, which was soon ...

Apr 20 2017

Breathtaking photos show massive icebergs floating by a seaside town

Ferryland Mayor Adrian Kavanagh told The Canadian Press on Monday that the iceberg looked grounded and could stick around. He added that it was the biggest one he had se...

Apr 20 2017

Pence to visit mosque in Indonesian capital

On Wednesday, Pence is scheduled to visit the U.S. Navy's Yokosuka base and give a lecture in Tokyo. The American vice president is on a 10-day trip to Asia that has be...