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India’s space agency successfully sent a spacecraft into Mars’ orbit on Wednesday. India’s low cost spacecraft mission to Mars entered the Red Planet’s orbit Wednesday, following a 414 million mile journey that lasted over 10 months. It...
Soaring deer populations are proving dangerous to airports and plane pilots. Photo by Flickr user Larry Smith WASHINGTON — Long the bane of gardeners and unwary motorists, soaring deer populations are also nuisances for airports and threats to...
A new report says that U.S. government agencies are not helping women in the military with services as much as their male counterparts. Photo by U.S. Air Force /Senior Airman Roy Lynch WASHINGTON — A new report says the Veterans Affairs Department...
Abu Qatada, pictured here in 2013 with an escort during his deportation from Britain, was acquitted of terrorism charges Wednesday in Jordan. Photo by UK Home Office A Jordanian court today found radical cleric Abu Qatada not guilty of conspiring to...
In this clip, from the documentary “The Genius of Marian,” Pam and Ed are with her doctor who is checking in on the disease’s progress. Filmmaker Banker White is the couple’s son: “I love that moment,” he said. “It reminds me that despite everything...
An FBI report says that the number of “active shooter incidents,” such as the 2012 shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut, have increased in recent years. Image by Wikimedia user FutureTrillionaire WASHINGTON — The FBI...