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MLB umpires wear wristbands to protest 'abusive' treatment

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Wreckage of USS Indianapolis, Lost for 72 Years, Is Found in the Pacific

New York Times - 7 hours ago
The cruiser Indianapolis off...

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Spain hunts for suspected driver, two others in connection with Barcelona attack

Washington Post - 4 hours ago
BARCELONA — Spanish authorities on Sunday continued their hunt for a 22-year-old suspect and two others in the brutal vehicle attacks in Barcelona and a nearby coastal city late last week. A police...

Democrats see an opening with Trump but are worried about messaging

CNN - 3 hours ago
Washington (CNN) President Trump will hit the road to talk tax reform. The White House may see a ripple effect from Steve Bannon's departure. And Democrats are energized but still worried about...

Polls: Majority in 3 key states 'embarrassed' by Trump

CNN - 1 hour ago
Washington (CNN) A suite of new NBC News/Marist polls has found that majorities in three key states that helped tip the election for President Donald Trump now say they feel "embarrassed"...

Jerry Lewis, Mercurial Comedian and Filmmaker, Dies at 91

New York Times - 1 hour ago
Jerry Lewis, the iconic comedian, died Sunday at age 91. Credit John Springer Collection/Corbis, via Getty Images. Jerry Lewis, the comedian and filmmaker who was adored by many, disdained by others,...

North Korea warns of 'merciless strike' ahead of US-South Korea drills

CNN - 13 hours ago
(CNN) North Korea warned Sunday that the upcoming US-South Korea military exercises are "reckless behavior driving the situation into the uncontrollable phase of a nuclear war." Pyongyang...

Solar Eclipse 2017: These Scientists Are So Psyched That They Won't Get To See The Eclipse

Forbes - 1 hour ago
I write about the ingredients for modern life. Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. The sun's outermost atmosphere, the corona, pops into view during a total solar eclipse....

Wreckage of USS Indianapolis, Lost for 72 Years, Is Found in the Pacific

New York Times - 7 hours ago
The cruiser Indianapolis off Mare Island, Calif., on July 10, 1945, weeks before it was sunk by a Japanese torpedo. Researchers have found its wreckage. Credit United States Navy. In the 72 years...

Some Liberty University Grads Are Returning Their Diplomas To Protest Trump

NPR - 8 hours ago
A group of alumni from one of the country's most influential evangelical Christian universities is condemning their school's president for his continued alignment with President Trump. A...

Powerball jackpot soars to whopping $650M — the third largest prize in US history

New York Daily News - 3 hours ago
The Powerball jackpot has soared to an estimated $650 million, making it the third-largest bonanza in U.S. history. The payoff, fueled by intense sales after nobody matched the numbers in the...

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Spain hunts for suspected driver, two others in connection with Barcelona attack

Washington Post - 4 hours ago
BARCELONA — Spanish authorities on Sunday continued their hunt for a 22-year-old suspect and two others in the brutal vehicle attacks in Barcelona and a nearby coastal city late last week. A police...

North Korea warns of 'merciless strike' ahead of US-South Korea drills

CNN - 13 hours ago
(CNN) North Korea warned Sunday that the upcoming US-South Korea military exercises are "reckless behavior driving the situation into the uncontrollable phase of a nuclear war." Pyongyang...

Wreckage of USS Indianapolis, Lost for 72 Years, Is Found in the Pacific

New York Times - 7 hours ago
The cruiser Indianapolis off Mare Island, Calif., on July 10, 1945, weeks before it was sunk by a Japanese torpedo. Researchers have found its wreckage. Credit United States Navy. In the 72 years...

Polls: Majority in 3 key states 'embarrassed' by Trump

CNN - 1 hour ago
Washington (CNN) A suite of new NBC News/Marist polls has found that majorities in three key states that helped tip the election for President Donald Trump now say they feel "embarrassed"...

Some Liberty University Grads Are Returning Their Diplomas To Protest Trump

NPR - 8 hours ago
A group of alumni from one of the country's most influential evangelical Christian universities is condemning their school's president for his continued alignment with President Trump. A...

Sierra Leone mudslide survivors remember day the mountain moved

CNN - 7 hours ago
Freetown, Sierra Leone (CNN) "It happened as if it was a dream," says Gabriel Fattah Manga, recalling the day his world came tumbling down around him, and his life changed forever. Early...

Philippines drug campaign condemned by senior Catholics

BBC News - 5 hours ago
The head of the Philippines Catholic Church has criticised the government's bloody campaign against drugs. Manila Cardinal Luis Tagle condemned "those who kill even the helpless"....

Syria's Assad says Western plots against him foiled but war not yet won

Reuters - 5 hours ago
FILE PHOTO: Syria's President Bashar al-Assad speaks during an interview with AFP news agency in Damascus, Syria in this handout picture provided by SANA on April 13, 2017. SANA/Handout viaFile...

Grace Mugabe Is Back in Zimbabwe, Trailed by Assault Accusations

New York Times - 5 hours ago
President Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe and his wife, Grace, at a youth rally in Marondera in June. Credit Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi/Associated Press. HARARE, Zimbabwe — The wife of Zimbabwe's...

A Passionate John Kasich Implores Americans To 'Take a Deep Breath' and 'Think About Our Country'

Mediaite - 5 hours ago
Appearing on CNN's State of the Union this morning, Ohio Governor John Kasich launched into an impassioned soliloquy centered on the need for Americans to come together in the wake of increased...

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VW's adorable ID Buzz hits dealerships in 2022, but we drove it today

CNET - 23 hours ago
At this year's North American International Auto Show, we saw gorgeous concept and production cars from companies around the world, but there was only one concept that was an almost-universal...

The Tesla Model 3 reminds me of all the times the electronics failed in my first car

The Verge - 1 hour ago
Tesla recently unveiled its car for the masses, the Model 3. Priced at $35,000, it's an impressive vehicle that looks to update the automotive experience by turning the car into a gadget. But...

Bankruptcy fight over Oncor to test Warren Buffett's discipline

Reuters - 14 hours ago
(Reuters) - Warren Buffett takes pride in naming his price to buy a company, and not paying a nickel more. But the largest U.S. natural gas distribution utility, an unyielding hedge fund, and a...

Why Wall Street is so fixated on Gary Cohn's position in the White House

Business Insider - 1 day ago
Markets tumbled on Thursday after rumors swirled that Gary Cohn, President Donald Trump's top economic adviser and formerly Goldman Sach's number two, was resigning. The S&P 500 slumped...

Nestle's Poland Spring is common groundwater, new suit alleges

The Mercury News - 22 hours ago
(Tom Starkweather/Bloomberg News Archives) Poland Springs says its water bottles contain “100 percent natural spring water” from a source deep in Maine's woods, but a new lawsuit disputes...

Watch the North American Power Grids Respond to the 2017 Eclipse, Live!

PR Newswire (press release) - 2 days ago
ALAMEDA, Calif., Aug. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- On Monday, Aug. 21, North American power grids will be the subject of a celestial experiment: Now that there's lots of grid-connected solar power,...

5 Reasons to Add Royal Caribbean (RCL) to Your Portfolio

Zacks.com - 2 days ago
With nearly 26 million passengers expected to sail this year and 26 new ships announced to debut, per Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA), 2017 might just prove to be the year for the...

National parks put a ban on bottled water to ease pollution. Trump just sided with the lobby that fought it.

Washington Post - 2 days ago
The Trump administration has ended a six-year-old ban on selling bottled water at some national parks that was aimed at easing plastic pollution and the huge amount of waste being recycled. In a...

No gambling, sex please: China widens crackdown on overseas deals

Reuters - 1 day ago
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - A recent crackdown by China on overseas investments has been assumed to be mainly focused on high-profile acquisitions of things like hotels and football teams around the world....

JD Gets Sold Off, As Market Perception Shifts In Alibaba's Favor

Seeking Alpha - 6 hours ago
Alibaba's net sales trumped that of JD; profits were also higher, but JD's free cash flow accelerated more strongly. The market is valuing net sales growth more than earnings and free cash...

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Jerry Lewis, Mercurial Comedian and Filmmaker, Dies at 91

New York Times - 1 hour ago
Jerry Lewis, the iconic comedian, died Sunday at age 91. Credit John Springer Collection/Corbis, via Getty Images. Jerry Lewis, the comedian and filmmaker who was adored by many, disdained by others,...

Box Office: 'Hitman's Bodyguard' Nabs No. 1, 'Logan Lucky' Misfires

Variety - 5 hours ago
Without a superhero movie or new studio sequel in play, this weekend provided an opening for two smaller films to shine. But as the weekend draws to a close, one is beaming brighter than the other....

Dick Gregory, 84, Dies; Found Humor in the Civil Rights Struggle

New York Times - 16 hours ago
Dick Gregory in 2016. He believed that within a well-delivered joke lies power. Credit Brent N. Clarke/FilmMagic, via Getty Images. Dick Gregory, the pioneering black satirist who transformed cool...

This season of Game of Thrones feels like fan fiction

The Verge - 2 hours ago
Game of Thrones fills a specific need in our pop culture psyche, holding a similar appeal as shows like Breaking Bad and The Walking Dead. These are TV series that are so dark, filled with characters...

WWE NXT Results: Biggest Winners, Losers, Moments from TakeOver: Brooklyn III

Bleacher Report - 7 hours ago
A united and potentially unstoppable force invaded NXT Saturday night at TakeOver: Brooklyn III en route to recognition as the biggest set of winners from the event. Adam Cole, Bobby Fish and Kyle...

'The Defenders': Here's How the Marvel Series Plays Out

Hollywood Reporter - 1 day ago
The Netflix series dropped in its entirety this weekend, and here's how it resolves for the main players. [Warning: This story contains major spoilers for all eight episodes of Marvel's The...

Taylor Swift goes blank on social media, sending fans into frenzy

New York Daily News - 21 hours ago
FILE PHOTO: Singer Taylor Swift arrives at the Vanity Fair Oscar Party in Beverly Hills, California February 28, 2016. REUTERS/Danny Moloshok/File Photo. (Reuters). Reuters. REUTERS. Friday, August...

WWE SummerSlam 2017 Spoilers: Latest Rumors, Odds and Buzz Before Mega PPV

Bleacher Report - 4 hours ago
The company's summer spectacle is one of the biggest nights of the year. Next to WrestleMania and the Royal Rumble, there is arguably no bigger event in WWE. This year the card is stacked deep...

Elisabeth Moss Responds to Handmaid's Tale Fan with Rare Defense of Scientology

PEOPLE.com - 2 days ago
In recent years, Elisabeth Moss has remained largely silent about her involvement with the Church of Scientology — but earlier this week, the actress touched on the subject. On Monday, Moss, 35,...

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Tips for Safe Eclipse Viewing…from Someone Who Learned the Hard Way

Space.com - 8 hours ago
Rod Pyle is a space historian who has worked with NASA at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory and the Johnson Space Center. He has written 10 books on the history and technology of space exploration and...

What Is a Partial Solar Eclipse?

TIME - 7 hours ago
A total solar eclipse will stretch across the U.S. on Aug. 21, giving people in parts of 14 states the chance to see one of the great celestial events we can witness on Earth. But outside the path of...

Turn Your Smartphone into an Eclipse Tool Kit with Essential Apps

Space.com - 1 day ago
Your mobile device makes the perfect eclipse tool kit. Apps for weather forecasting and traffic congestion can guide you to the right place to enjoy the spectacle. And the Solar Eclipse Timer app...

What will happen if you look at the solar eclipse without glasses

Quartz - 1 day ago
In 1962, a teenager in Oregon named Lou Tomososki and a friend both made the mistake of looking directly at a partial solar eclipse without any protective eyewear. Tomososki saw bursts of light, like...

Solar eclipse 2017: Make your own solar eclipse viewer

AL.com - 19 hours ago
You can use a pizza box to make your own solar eclipse viewer. (Contributed photo/Pizza Hut). You can use a pizza box to make your own solar eclipse viewer. (Contributed photo/Pizza Hut). 0 shares....

A gallery of Voyagers greatest hits—and they are truly great

Ars Technica - 4 hours ago
Jupiter's great red spot is larger than Earth. This gallery highlights some of the Voyagers' best images. NASA. A close-up of the great red spot. NASA. This image of the crescent moon of...

Homemade pinhole camera can be used for viewing solar eclipse

WKRG - 1 day ago
PASADENA, California (KETK) – You don't need fancy glasses or equipment to watch one of the sky's most awesome shows: a solar eclipse. With just a few simple supplies, you can make a...

Good luck getting your hands on special solar eclipse glasses at this point

New York Daily News - 1 day ago
A Utah teen tries out his new eclipse glasses he just bought in Salt Lake City in preparation for the eclipse. The Associated Press. THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. Updated: Saturday, August 19, 2017, 2:24 PM....

Local viewing parties planned for solar eclipse

Mount Vernon News (press release) (subscription) (blog) - 1 day ago
MOUNT VERNON — Viewing parties for Monday's solar eclipse are planned throughout Knox County. Activities are planned for the following times and locations: Wolf Run Regional Park. The Knox...

How to make an eclipse box

KENS 5 TV - 1 day ago
Don't have eclipse glasses? No worries – you can still view the eclipse with a do-it-yourself eclipse box. You shouldn't ever look directly at the sun without eclipse glasses or some other...

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Spain hunts for suspected driver, two others in connection with Barcelona attack

Washington Post - 4 hours ago
BARCELONA — Spanish authorities on Sunday continued their hunt for a 22-year-old suspect and two others in the brutal vehicle attacks in Barcelona and a nearby coastal city late last week. A police...

Democrats see an opening with Trump but are worried about messaging

CNN - 3 hours ago
Washington (CNN) President Trump will hit the road to talk tax reform. The White House may see a ripple effect from Steve Bannon's departure. And Democrats are energized but still worried about...

Polls: Majority in 3 key states 'embarrassed' by Trump

CNN - 1 hour ago
Washington (CNN) A suite of new NBC News/Marist polls has found that majorities in three key states that helped tip the election for President Donald Trump now say they feel "embarrassed"...

Jerry Lewis, Mercurial Comedian and Filmmaker, Dies at 91

New York Times - 1 hour ago
Jerry Lewis, the iconic comedian, died Sunday at age 91. Credit John Springer Collection/Corbis, via Getty Images. Jerry Lewis, the comedian and filmmaker who was adored by many, disdained by others,...

North Korea warns of 'merciless strike' ahead of US-South Korea drills

CNN - 13 hours ago
(CNN) North Korea warned Sunday that the upcoming US-South Korea military exercises are "reckless behavior driving the situation into the uncontrollable phase of a nuclear war." Pyongyang...

Solar Eclipse 2017: These Scientists Are So Psyched That They Won't Get To See The Eclipse

Forbes - 1 hour ago
I write about the ingredients for modern life. Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. The sun's outermost atmosphere, the corona, pops into view during a total solar eclipse....

Wreckage of USS Indianapolis, Lost for 72 Years, Is Found in the Pacific

New York Times - 7 hours ago
The cruiser Indianapolis off Mare Island, Calif., on July 10, 1945, weeks before it was sunk by a Japanese torpedo. Researchers have found its wreckage. Credit United States Navy. In the 72 years...

Some Liberty University Grads Are Returning Their Diplomas To Protest Trump

NPR - 8 hours ago
A group of alumni from one of the country's most influential evangelical Christian universities is condemning their school's president for his continued alignment with President Trump. A...

Powerball jackpot soars to whopping $650M — the third largest prize in US history

New York Daily News - 3 hours ago
The Powerball jackpot has soared to an estimated $650 million, making it the third-largest bonanza in U.S. history. The payoff, fueled by intense sales after nobody matched the numbers in the...

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World
Spain hunts for suspected driver, two others in connection with Barcelona attack

Washington Post - 4 hours ago
BARCELONA — Spanish authorities on Sunday continued their hunt for a 22-year-old suspect and two others in the brutal vehicle attacks in Barcelona and a nearby coastal city late last week. A police...

North Korea warns of 'merciless strike' ahead of US-South Korea drills

CNN - 13 hours ago
(CNN) North Korea warned Sunday that the upcoming US-South Korea military exercises are "reckless behavior driving the situation into the uncontrollable phase of a nuclear war." Pyongyang...

Wreckage of USS Indianapolis, Lost for 72 Years, Is Found in the Pacific

New York Times - 7 hours ago
The cruiser Indianapolis off Mare Island, Calif., on July 10, 1945, weeks before it was sunk by a Japanese torpedo. Researchers have found its wreckage. Credit United States Navy. In the 72 years...

Polls: Majority in 3 key states 'embarrassed' by Trump

CNN - 1 hour ago
Washington (CNN) A suite of new NBC News/Marist polls has found that majorities in three key states that helped tip the election for President Donald Trump now say they feel "embarrassed"...

Some Liberty University Grads Are Returning Their Diplomas To Protest Trump

NPR - 8 hours ago
A group of alumni from one of the country's most influential evangelical Christian universities is condemning their school's president for his continued alignment with President Trump. A...

Sierra Leone mudslide survivors remember day the mountain moved

CNN - 7 hours ago
Freetown, Sierra Leone (CNN) "It happened as if it was a dream," says Gabriel Fattah Manga, recalling the day his world came tumbling down around him, and his life changed forever. Early...

Philippines drug campaign condemned by senior Catholics

BBC News - 5 hours ago
The head of the Philippines Catholic Church has criticised the government's bloody campaign against drugs. Manila Cardinal Luis Tagle condemned "those who kill even the helpless"....

Syria's Assad says Western plots against him foiled but war not yet won

Reuters - 5 hours ago
FILE PHOTO: Syria's President Bashar al-Assad speaks during an interview with AFP news agency in Damascus, Syria in this handout picture provided by SANA on April 13, 2017. SANA/Handout viaFile...

Grace Mugabe Is Back in Zimbabwe, Trailed by Assault Accusations

New York Times - 5 hours ago
President Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe and his wife, Grace, at a youth rally in Marondera in June. Credit Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi/Associated Press. HARARE, Zimbabwe — The wife of Zimbabwe's...

A Passionate John Kasich Implores Americans To 'Take a Deep Breath' and 'Think About Our Country'

Mediaite - 5 hours ago
Appearing on CNN's State of the Union this morning, Ohio Governor John Kasich launched into an impassioned soliloquy centered on the need for Americans to come together in the wake of increased...

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Business
VW's adorable ID Buzz hits dealerships in 2022, but we drove it today

CNET - 23 hours ago
At this year's North American International Auto Show, we saw gorgeous concept and production cars from companies around the world, but there was only one concept that was an almost-universal...

The Tesla Model 3 reminds me of all the times the electronics failed in my first car

The Verge - 1 hour ago
Tesla recently unveiled its car for the masses, the Model 3. Priced at $35,000, it's an impressive vehicle that looks to update the automotive experience by turning the car into a gadget. But...

Bankruptcy fight over Oncor to test Warren Buffett's discipline

Reuters - 14 hours ago
(Reuters) - Warren Buffett takes pride in naming his price to buy a company, and not paying a nickel more. But the largest U.S. natural gas distribution utility, an unyielding hedge fund, and a...

Why Wall Street is so fixated on Gary Cohn's position in the White House

Business Insider - 1 day ago
Markets tumbled on Thursday after rumors swirled that Gary Cohn, President Donald Trump's top economic adviser and formerly Goldman Sach's number two, was resigning. The S&P 500 slumped...

Nestle's Poland Spring is common groundwater, new suit alleges

The Mercury News - 22 hours ago
(Tom Starkweather/Bloomberg News Archives) Poland Springs says its water bottles contain “100 percent natural spring water” from a source deep in Maine's woods, but a new lawsuit disputes...

Watch the North American Power Grids Respond to the 2017 Eclipse, Live!

PR Newswire (press release) - 2 days ago
ALAMEDA, Calif., Aug. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- On Monday, Aug. 21, North American power grids will be the subject of a celestial experiment: Now that there's lots of grid-connected solar power,...

5 Reasons to Add Royal Caribbean (RCL) to Your Portfolio

Zacks.com - 2 days ago
With nearly 26 million passengers expected to sail this year and 26 new ships announced to debut, per Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA), 2017 might just prove to be the year for the...

National parks put a ban on bottled water to ease pollution. Trump just sided with the lobby that fought it.

Washington Post - 2 days ago
The Trump administration has ended a six-year-old ban on selling bottled water at some national parks that was aimed at easing plastic pollution and the huge amount of waste being recycled. In a...

No gambling, sex please: China widens crackdown on overseas deals

Reuters - 1 day ago
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - A recent crackdown by China on overseas investments has been assumed to be mainly focused on high-profile acquisitions of things like hotels and football teams around the world....

JD Gets Sold Off, As Market Perception Shifts In Alibaba's Favor

Seeking Alpha - 6 hours ago
Alibaba's net sales trumped that of JD; profits were also higher, but JD's free cash flow accelerated more strongly. The market is valuing net sales growth more than earnings and free cash...

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Entertainment
Jerry Lewis, Mercurial Comedian and Filmmaker, Dies at 91

New York Times - 1 hour ago
Jerry Lewis, the iconic comedian, died Sunday at age 91. Credit John Springer Collection/Corbis, via Getty Images. Jerry Lewis, the comedian and filmmaker who was adored by many, disdained by others,...

Box Office: 'Hitman's Bodyguard' Nabs No. 1, 'Logan Lucky' Misfires

Variety - 5 hours ago
Without a superhero movie or new studio sequel in play, this weekend provided an opening for two smaller films to shine. But as the weekend draws to a close, one is beaming brighter than the other....

Dick Gregory, 84, Dies; Found Humor in the Civil Rights Struggle

New York Times - 16 hours ago
Dick Gregory in 2016. He believed that within a well-delivered joke lies power. Credit Brent N. Clarke/FilmMagic, via Getty Images. Dick Gregory, the pioneering black satirist who transformed cool...

This season of Game of Thrones feels like fan fiction

The Verge - 2 hours ago
Game of Thrones fills a specific need in our pop culture psyche, holding a similar appeal as shows like Breaking Bad and The Walking Dead. These are TV series that are so dark, filled with characters...

WWE NXT Results: Biggest Winners, Losers, Moments from TakeOver: Brooklyn III

Bleacher Report - 7 hours ago
A united and potentially unstoppable force invaded NXT Saturday night at TakeOver: Brooklyn III en route to recognition as the biggest set of winners from the event. Adam Cole, Bobby Fish and Kyle...

'The Defenders': Here's How the Marvel Series Plays Out

Hollywood Reporter - 1 day ago
The Netflix series dropped in its entirety this weekend, and here's how it resolves for the main players. [Warning: This story contains major spoilers for all eight episodes of Marvel's The...

Taylor Swift goes blank on social media, sending fans into frenzy

New York Daily News - 21 hours ago
FILE PHOTO: Singer Taylor Swift arrives at the Vanity Fair Oscar Party in Beverly Hills, California February 28, 2016. REUTERS/Danny Moloshok/File Photo. (Reuters). Reuters. REUTERS. Friday, August...

WWE SummerSlam 2017 Spoilers: Latest Rumors, Odds and Buzz Before Mega PPV

Bleacher Report - 4 hours ago
The company's summer spectacle is one of the biggest nights of the year. Next to WrestleMania and the Royal Rumble, there is arguably no bigger event in WWE. This year the card is stacked deep...

Elisabeth Moss Responds to Handmaid's Tale Fan with Rare Defense of Scientology

PEOPLE.com - 2 days ago
In recent years, Elisabeth Moss has remained largely silent about her involvement with the Church of Scientology — but earlier this week, the actress touched on the subject. On Monday, Moss, 35,...

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Science
Tips for Safe Eclipse Viewing…from Someone Who Learned the Hard Way

Space.com - 8 hours ago
Rod Pyle is a space historian who has worked with NASA at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory and the Johnson Space Center. He has written 10 books on the history and technology of space exploration and...

What Is a Partial Solar Eclipse?

TIME - 7 hours ago
A total solar eclipse will stretch across the U.S. on Aug. 21, giving people in parts of 14 states the chance to see one of the great celestial events we can witness on Earth. But outside the path of...

Turn Your Smartphone into an Eclipse Tool Kit with Essential Apps

Space.com - 1 day ago
Your mobile device makes the perfect eclipse tool kit. Apps for weather forecasting and traffic congestion can guide you to the right place to enjoy the spectacle. And the Solar Eclipse Timer app...

What will happen if you look at the solar eclipse without glasses

Quartz - 1 day ago
In 1962, a teenager in Oregon named Lou Tomososki and a friend both made the mistake of looking directly at a partial solar eclipse without any protective eyewear. Tomososki saw bursts of light, like...

Solar eclipse 2017: Make your own solar eclipse viewer

AL.com - 19 hours ago
You can use a pizza box to make your own solar eclipse viewer. (Contributed photo/Pizza Hut). You can use a pizza box to make your own solar eclipse viewer. (Contributed photo/Pizza Hut). 0 shares....

A gallery of Voyagers greatest hits—and they are truly great

Ars Technica - 4 hours ago
Jupiter's great red spot is larger than Earth. This gallery highlights some of the Voyagers' best images. NASA. A close-up of the great red spot. NASA. This image of the crescent moon of...

Homemade pinhole camera can be used for viewing solar eclipse

WKRG - 1 day ago
PASADENA, California (KETK) – You don't need fancy glasses or equipment to watch one of the sky's most awesome shows: a solar eclipse. With just a few simple supplies, you can make a...

Good luck getting your hands on special solar eclipse glasses at this point

New York Daily News - 1 day ago
A Utah teen tries out his new eclipse glasses he just bought in Salt Lake City in preparation for the eclipse. The Associated Press. THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. Updated: Saturday, August 19, 2017, 2:24 PM....

Local viewing parties planned for solar eclipse

Mount Vernon News (press release) (subscription) (blog) - 1 day ago
MOUNT VERNON — Viewing parties for Monday's solar eclipse are planned throughout Knox County. Activities are planned for the following times and locations: Wolf Run Regional Park. The Knox...

How to make an eclipse box

KENS 5 TV - 1 day ago
Don't have eclipse glasses? No worries – you can still view the eclipse with a do-it-yourself eclipse box. You shouldn't ever look directly at the sun without eclipse glasses or some other...

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Business

Bankruptcy fight over Oncor to test Warren Buffett's discipline

Reuters - 14 hours ago
(Reuters) - Warren Buffett...

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Entertainment

Jerry Lewis, Mercurial Comedian and Filmmaker, Dies at 91

New York Times - 1 hour ago
Jerry Lewis, the iconic...

Box Office: 'Hitman's Bodyguard' Nabs No. 1, 'Logan Lucky' Misfires

Variety - 5 hours ago
Without a superhero movie or...

Dick Gregory, 84, Dies; Found Humor in the Civil Rights Struggle

New York Times - 16 hours ago
Dick Gregory in 2016. He...

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Technology

Google's stance on neo-Nazis 'dangerous', says EFF

BBC News - 2 days ago
Decisions by Google, GoDaddy...

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