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NASA to Make Mission To The Sun

NASA plans to launch a probe to ‘touch the Sun’.  Scientists will investigate how the corona reaches blistering temperatures, how the solar wind gets its speed and how space weather affects Earth. NASA’s first mission to the


Three Mile Island Nuclear Plant To Close in 2019

The site of the infamous partial nuclear meltdown will close nearly 40 years later, the Pennsylvania plant announced it will shut down the Three Mile Island Nuclear Plant in September of 2019.  Three Mile Island to close


US Conducts Successful Test To Blow ICBM Out of the Sky

The United States successfully shot down an intercontinental ballistic missile target using its upgraded long-range interceptor missile in a missile test on Tuesday. This coincides with aggressive missile testing by North Korea. US conducts successful missile intercept


US Navy Skydiver Killed In Parachuting Accident

The Navy said Monday the weekend death of a member of its skydiving team was because of “an equipment malfunction, though the specific nature and cause is currently unknown.” The team, known as the Leap Frogs were


Tiger Woods Arrested For DUI In Florida

Woods, the 14-time major champion who had back surgery five weeks ago, was arrested on suspicion of DUI at about 3 a.m. Monday and taken to Palm Beach County jail. He was released on his own recognizance.


General Motors Accused of Emissions Cheating

General Motors is facing a lawsuit over alleged programming of some of its heavy-duty pickup trucks to cheat on diesel emission tests. The class-action suit has been filed by a Seattle law firm that specializes in suing


Pregnant Teen Not Allowed At Graduation Ceremony

Maddi Runkles, 18, has been banned from attending her graduation from Heritage Academy in Hagerstown, Maryland, because she is pregnant.  Maddi says she has already been punished by being removed from leadership positions like student council —


Massive Landslide Buries Pacific Coast Highway

A massive landslide dropped a mountainside of dirt and rocks on the Pacific Coast Highway 1 in rural southern Monterey County, California this past weekend. The highway is buried under 40 feet of debris for 1/4 to