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New, long-extinct ape species found in ancient Chinese tomb

Fri, 22 Jun 2018 12:43:03 -0400

An entirely new but long-extinct ape species has been discovered in an ancient tomb in central China. The skull and jaw of the never-before-seen gibbon were found in Shaanxi province inside a royal b....
'They Are Coming With Little to Nothing.' How New York City Doctors Are Treating Migrant Children

Fri, 22 Jun 2018 12:32:03 -0400

The children are often sad, confused and lack medical records....
Giant telescope project before Hawaii Supreme Court again

Thu, 21 Jun 2018 22:06:51 -0400

HONOLULU (AP) — The Hawaii Supreme Court heard arguments Thursday in an appeal that could determine whether an embattled multi-nation telescope project can be built on a mountain Native Hawaiians cons....
Charles Krauthammer, Conservative Political Commentator, Dies at 68

Thu, 21 Jun 2018 19:04:40 -0400

He wrote in early June that he had terminal cancer....
Five Charity Workers Were Kidnapped and Gang-Raped in East India

Fri, 22 Jun 2018 04:18:02 -0400

The women were abducted while performing a play about human trafficking....
Lawsuits challenge efforts to push abstinence-only on teens

Fri, 22 Jun 2018 21:29:29 -0400

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Several affiliates of Planned Parenthood sued the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services on Friday over its efforts to impose an abstinence-only focus on its Teen Pregnancy....
A Woman Was Detained for 2 Weeks After Accidentally Crossing the Canadian Border While Jogging

Sat, 23 Jun 2018 10:59:44 -0400

She says she didn't see any signs....
Cambridge University discovers how to stop irritating ‘plink plink’ of dripping tap

Fri, 22 Jun 2018 10:00:12 -0400

The irritating "plink, plink" sounds of a dripping tap has caused many a sleepless night. But now Cambridge University has discovered what causes it, and how to stop it. Using ultra-high-spe....
The Radical Cleric Behind Indonesia Starbucks Bombing Has Been Sentenced to Death

Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:53:50 -0400

Aman Abdurrahman is the key ideologue for IS militants in the world’s largest Muslim nation....
Daughter files a wrongful death suit against stepdad in mom's death: Part 2

Fri, 22 Jun 2018 19:54:31 -0400

Kim Pack, April Kauffman's daughter, wanted to prevent Jim Kauffman from claiming her mother's life insurance policy.....
Dozens of last blue macaws to be reintroduced to Brazil

Sat, 23 Jun 2018 16:45:25 -0400

Brasília (AFP) - About 50 of the last Spix's macaws, the blue parrot made famous in the hit animation movie "Rio," will be reintroduced to the wild in Brazil from captivity in Europe, officials said S....
Bear researcher attacked by grizzly to stay on career path

Thu, 21 Jun 2018 19:29:28 -0400

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — A grizzly bear researcher who was attacked by a grizzly bear last month said Thursday that her recovery has been slow, but the encounter has done nothing to change her mind about ....
North and South Korea Are Preparing to Reunite Families Divided by War

Thu, 21 Jun 2018 23:12:21 -0400

The families were were driven apart during the turmoil of the Korean War....
About 500 Children Separated at the Border Have Been Reunited With Families, Official Says

Thu, 21 Jun 2018 23:07:40 -0400

They were separated from their families by Trump's "zero tolerance" immigration policy....
Three Men Face Hate Crimes Charges in Minnesota Mosque Bombing

Thu, 21 Jun 2018 21:40:48 -0400

The explosion damaged the imam's office but nobody was hurt....
Photo captures green fireball shooting past Venus

Sat, 23 Jun 2018 05:00:00 -0400

This is what's happening in the photo.......
Secretive Samara's space stories thrill visitors

Fri, 22 Jun 2018 08:03:06 -0400

By Jack Tarrant SAMARA, Russia (Reuters) - Samara, once the secretive heart of the Soviet Union's space program, is opening up as a World Cup host venue. The city, known as Kuybyshev until 1991, was....
California officials call for endangered listing for marten

Fri, 22 Jun 2018 14:09:31 -0400

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A cat-sized, weasel-like animal whose habitat in forests along California's northern coast is under threat from marijuana cultivation should receive endangered species st....
Another U.S. Embassy Worker Was Confirmed as Affected by Mysterious Health Incident in Cuba

Fri, 22 Jun 2018 05:23:44 -0400

A total of 25 people suffered a range of symptoms and diagnoses....
The International Space Station is about to create the coldest spot in the entire universe

Fri, 22 Jun 2018 10:56:52 -0400

Space is a chilly place, but scientists aboard the International Space Station are about to make it just a little bit colder — temporarily, at least. The crew is about to power up a small device calle....
This Guatemalan Mother Sued the U.S. for Separating Her From Her Son at the Border. Now, They Are Reunited

Fri, 22 Jun 2018 07:57:28 -0400

She sued the federal government and won....
British Police Have Arrested a Man in Connection With London Railway 'Bomb Hoax'

Fri, 22 Jun 2018 04:56:55 -0400

The 38-year-old man is being held under the Mental Health Act....
The West Should Not Underestimate the Strength of Turkey's Democratic Spirit

Fri, 22 Jun 2018 09:25:06 -0400

The elections might not be fair, but they are free. That means Turkey's opposition could stand a chance....
Google Street View cars will help to map out the air quality in London

Fri, 22 Jun 2018 12:59:15 -0400

Google Street View will be taking stock of more than streets, neighborhoods, and houses in the next month or so. Beginning in July, two Google Street View cars will be tasked with monitoring the air q....
Melania Trump's 'I Really Don't Care' Jacket Did Not Go Over Well

Thu, 21 Jun 2018 19:53:22 -0400

The First Lady's communications director said there was no "hidden message"....
Discarded napkin helps US police crack 32-year-old murder mystery

Sat, 23 Jun 2018 14:53:25 -0400

The mystery of the sexual assault and murder of a US teenager in Washington state has been resolved 32 years after the crime thanks to a discarded napkin, DNA tests and genetic genealogy. Gary Hartma....
Kit Harington and Rose Leslie Pulled Off the First Happy Game of Thrones Wedding

Sat, 23 Jun 2018 13:03:26 -0400

And all their castmates were there to support them....
Hawaiians Blame Misunderstanding of Volcano and 'Doomsday' Headlines for Big Drop in Tourism

Thu, 21 Jun 2018 18:52:13 -0400

Kilauea's lava flow encompasses only 9.5 square miles on an island the size of Rhode Island and Delaware combined....
Fox Firepower: Tank-killing robot revealed

Fri, 22 Jun 2018 17:14:28 -0400

Allison Barrie has the first look at the new Milrem Robotics THeMIS, a smart robot that can stealthily approach an enemy tank, and destroy it. The ground drone will be adapted with a special turret fr....
Exclusive: Thailand PM Prayuth Chan-ocha on Turning to China Over the U.S.

Thu, 21 Jun 2018 19:00:46 -0400

It's just over four years since Prayuth, 64, launched a coup d’etat after six months of street protests....
No more needles? Diabetics could one day treat themselves with a cup of coffee

Fri, 22 Jun 2018 14:38:45 -0400

For diabetics, keeping their illness under control by regulating their blood sugar level is a 24/7 job. But, thanks to Swiss researchers, one day it could be as simple as having a cup of coffee.....
President Trump Struck the First Blow on Trade. The World Is Starting to Hit Back

Fri, 22 Jun 2018 03:42:41 -0400

The U.S. attacked first, imposing tariffs on steel and aluminum from around the globe. Now, the world is punching back....