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Man who beat Atlantic Ocean poised to become 1st person to swim across the Pacific

Fri, 25 May 2018 14:48:03 -0400

A historic expedition is scheduled for next week when long-distance swimmer Ben Lecomte begins a roughly 5,500-mile swim across the Pacific Ocean. Lecomte will start in Japan Tuesday and swim to San ....
2 Women Seriously Injured After Hit-And-Run Driver Plows Into Portland Sidewalk

Fri, 25 May 2018 17:27:41 -0400

A suspect is in custody....
Democrats and Republicans Get Separate Classified Russia Probe Briefings

Thu, 24 May 2018 18:59:13 -0400

The highly unusual series of meetings were prompted by partisan allegations that the FBI spied on the Trump campaign....
Indian child dies from mother's 'snake bite' breast milk

Fri, 25 May 2018 04:27:48 -0400

The 35-year-old woman from Uttar Pradesh state did not realise she had been bitten when she woke and breastfed her daughter. The three-year-old girl and the mother fell ill on Thursday and both died ....
Lava from Hawaii volcano enters ocean from 3 flows

Fri, 25 May 2018 02:08:23 -0400

HONOLULU (AP) — Lava entered the ocean from a third flow, marking the third week of a Hawaii volcano eruption that has opened up nearly two dozen vents in rural communities, destroyed dozens of buildi....
'20/20' says farewell to Elizabeth Vargas

Fri, 25 May 2018 11:09:31 -0400

ABC News' David Muir looks back on the career of his co-anchor Elizabeth Vargas at ABC News.....
'Everything Was Destroyed.' A Bombing at a Restaurant in Ontario Injures 15 People

Fri, 25 May 2018 03:06:01 -0400

15 people were hurt, three sustaining "critical blast injuries," paramedics said....
This Sugar 3D Printer Could Enable Scientists to Print Human Organs

Sat, 26 May 2018 11:59:06 -0400

Researchers from the University of Illinois, have created a new kind of 3D printer capable of producing complex shapes from sugar that can be used to grow biological tissues. The printer uses a proce....
Armed Citizen Kills a Shooter Who Opened Fire in an Oklahoma Restaurant

Thu, 24 May 2018 23:42:27 -0400

A woman and a young girl were injured but expected to survive, police said....
President Trump Told Naval Academy Grads He Got Them a 'Big Pay Increase' for the First Time in 10 Years. That's Wrong

Fri, 25 May 2018 16:24:59 -0400

Donald Trump misrepresented what he's doing for members of the armed forces when he spoke to graduates of the United States Naval Academy.....
In Moroccan desert, meteorite hunters seek to strike it rich

Fri, 25 May 2018 01:16:32 -0400

Equipped with a "very strong" magnet and magnifying glass, retired physical education teacher Mohamed Bouzgarine says that discoveries "can be more valuable than gold". "Rocks coming from Mars are ve....
Court: Montana minimizes impact of mining near Yellowstone

Fri, 25 May 2018 19:14:00 -0400

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A gold exploration proposal near Yellowstone National Park faced a significant setback as a judge blamed Montana officials for understating the potential for mining to harm land....
Alan Bean: Fourth man to walk on Moon dies aged 86, Nasa announces

Sat, 26 May 2018 14:35:00 -0400

Alan Bean passed away at Houston Methodist Hospital on Saturday after a short illness. Alan Bean flew twice into space, first as the lunar module pilot on Apollo 12, the second moon landing mission, ....
GDPR: ground zero for a more trusted, secure internet

Fri, 25 May 2018 12:56:55 -0400

Will GDPR usher in a fresh start for the internet? A look at the four main foundation elements and how they affect you.....
How a Former Guerrilla Leader’s U.S. Extradition Threatens Colombia’s Fragile Peace

Fri, 25 May 2018 10:41:57 -0400

Colombia’s presidential elections on Sunday are the first since the end of the war....
Peruvian scientists use DNA to trace origins of Inca emperors

Sat, 26 May 2018 11:18:50 -0400

Researchers in Peru believe they have traced the origins of the Incas -- the largest pre-Hispanic civilization in the Americas -- through the DNA of the modern-day descendants of their emperors. Fro....
Boy Fired 16 Times at Indiana Middle School, Wounding a Teacher and a Student

Fri, 25 May 2018 11:01:38 -0400

The attack comes a week after a shooting in Texas that left 8 dead....
Billionaire entrepreneur Richard Branson says he's 'neck and neck' with Bezos in the space race

Sat, 26 May 2018 05:04:00 -0400

"I think we're both neck and neck as to who will put people into space first," Branson told the British broadcaster in an interview to be aired Monday. Richard Branson , the 67-year-old British entre....
A Prominent Conservative Scholar Is Arguing the Mueller Probe Is Unconstitutional

Fri, 25 May 2018 15:13:28 -0400

One of the founders of the Federalist Society is advancing a controversial legal theory that Robert Mueller’s probe is unconstitutional.....
125-Million-Year-Old Dinosaur Found With a Bad Case of Dandruff

Sat, 26 May 2018 08:04:45 -0400

Researchers have discovered the oldest known case of dandruff—in feathered dinosaurs and early birds which lived around 125-million-years-ago, according to a new study published in the journal Nature ....
Niall Horan Calls for Ireland to 'Do Right by the Great Women of Our Nation' in Abortion Referendum

Fri, 25 May 2018 07:09:45 -0400

Ireland is headed to the polls today for a landmark abortion decision....
Lots of Places Claim to Be the Birthplace of Memorial Day. Here's the Truth, According to an Expert

Fri, 25 May 2018 12:42:26 -0400

Experts dug up 19th century newspaper clips revealing the real birthplace....
Weekend Recipe: A Matcha Breakfast Bowl With Kiwi

Fri, 25 May 2018 08:00:16 -0400

'If you’ve only used matcha in tea, smoothies or ice cream, I strongly suggest trying it in a bowl'....
Can DNA Sampling Unveil the Loch Ness Monster?

Sat, 26 May 2018 14:15:00 -0400

A team of researchers are combing through the waters of the Loch Ness for DNA evidence of the mythical beast.....
Only a Handful of Birds Survived the Dinosaur Killing Asteroid—Now Scientists Have Worked Out Why

Fri, 25 May 2018 10:31:23 -0400

The impact and its after-effects ushered in a great extinction event that wiped out nearly three quarters of all plant and animal life. This is because the impact and its after-effects decimated the ....
Here’s What Every Detail in Meghan Markle’s New Coat of Arms Means

Fri, 25 May 2018 15:16:16 -0400

It's filled with symbolism....
The GDPR Is Just the Latest Example of Europe's Caution on Privacy Rights. That Outlook Has a Disturbing History

Thu, 24 May 2018 19:12:03 -0400

The GDPR represents an approach to privacy shaped by both the Holocaust and Stasi surveillance in East Germany....
British government sparks new green revolution with £100m investment in 'super-crops'

Fri, 25 May 2018 12:51:23 -0400

Britain is helping breed a new generation of “super-crops” not only resistant to climate change, pests and disease but also fortified with vital vitamins and minerals. The initiative could save the li....
'We Got You.' Rose McGowan Speaks Out After Harvey Weinstein's Arrest

Fri, 25 May 2018 11:20:26 -0400

"I have a visceral need for him to have handcuffs on"....
Texas Governor Greg Abbott Meets With Students and Shooting Survivors

Thu, 24 May 2018 21:46:42 -0400

Most of the ideas centered on monitoring student mental health and security measures....
Who Was James Wong Howe? Oscar-Winning Cinematographer Honored With Google Doodle

Fri, 25 May 2018 08:31:03 -0400

Howe was known for his 'constant efforts to achieve realism' in film....
Kurtz: Why Tesla, Space X visionary Is fighting mad

Fri, 25 May 2018 15:49:15 -0400

'MediaBuzz' host Howard Kurtz weighs in on Elon Musk turning against the media after recent negative press.....
This Is How Long It Takes a Hot Car to Reach Dangerous Temperatures

Fri, 25 May 2018 12:44:57 -0400

According to a new study....
Why Child Soldiers Rarely Stay Free for Long in the Central African Republic

Fri, 25 May 2018 07:16:21 -0400

Eighteen years since the ratification of OPAC, the international child soldier treaty, the world still struggles to protect children.....
'I’m Getting Darn Good at Uphill Battles.' Lupe Valdez Could Be Texas’ First Openly Gay, Latina Governor

Fri, 25 May 2018 11:06:05 -0400

The Democratic former sheriff talks about how she plans to turn Texas blue....
The World War II Auto Mechanic in This Photo Is Queen Elizabeth II. Here's the Story Behind the Picture

Fri, 25 May 2018 10:00:09 -0400

Queen Elizabeth II was the first woman in the royal family to serve full-time in Britain's women's military during WWII....