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August 17, 2017 2:30 PM Cassini Saturn probe preps for last hurrah

After orbiting Saturn for more than 13 years, NASA's Cassini spacecraft is getting ready to say goodbye. On Monday (Aug. 14), Cassini made the first of five passes through Saturn's upper atmosphere, kicking off the last phase of the mission's "Grand Finale." After completing those five dives, Cassini will come back around again one last time, plunging 25

August 16, 2017 7:50 PM Matt Cullen going to Wild on one-year contract

Matt Cullen has decided to play a 20th year in the league, but he's going to do it for the Minnesota Wild after winning back-to-back Stanley Cups with the Pittsburgh Penguins. Cullen has agreed to a one-year, $1 million contract with $700,000 in potential bonuses. Cullen, 40, had 13 points and 18 assists during the regular season and added two goals 5

August 14, 2017 2:43 AM Australian deputy prime minister under citizenship cloud

CANBERRA, Australia – Australia's deputy prime minister has become the latest lawmaker to reveal he might have breached a constitutional prohibition on dual citizens becoming lawmakers, after he was advised by the New Zealand government that he might be a kiwi. Barnaby Joyce told Parliament on Monday he would become the fifth lawmaker to be referred 21

August 11, 2017 4:24 PM In 1925, Observers Lined Manhattan to Measure the Total Solar Eclipse

During a 1925 total solar eclipse over New York City, the streetlights turned on, three women fainted, vendors sold smoked glass while exhorting passersby to "save your eyes for 10 cents" and seagulls landed in the water, assuming it was night. Twenty-five planes took airborne measurements, an airship sailed 8,000 feet (2,400 meters) above Long Island 38

August 6, 2017 10:59 PM Las Vegas Golden Knights sign defenseman Nate Schmidt to two-year contract

The Vegas Golden Knights signed defenseman Nate Schmidt to a two-year, $4.45 million deal following an arbitration decision. The team announced the arbitrator's decision on the contract Saturday night that is worth an average annual value of $2.225 million. Schmidt, 26, was selected by the Golden Knights in the expansion draft on June 21, claiming him from the Washington 26

August 6, 2017 8:26 AM Australia sends navy ships, divers after aircraft crash, three U.S. Marines missing

MELBOURNE (Reuters) - The Australian government said on Sunday it would deploy its armed forces to assist in recovery efforts after the U.S. Marine Corps suspended a search for three Marines missing since their aircraft crashed off Australia's northeast coast a day earlier. The Marine Corps said earlier they had shifted from a search-and-rescue effort 26

August 6, 2017 4:07 AM Search for missing U.S. Marines becomes recovery effort after crash off Australia

SYDNEY/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Navy and Marine Corps suspended their search and rescue efforts on Sunday for three U.S. Marines missing after their aircraft crashed into the sea off Australia's northeast coast a day earlier, the U.S. Marine Corps said. The Marine Corps said they had shifted to recovery efforts in coordination with the Australian 23

August 3, 2017 2:53 AM Death Valley's Average Temperature In July Was 107.4 — A New Record

The month's low was still a sweltering 89 degrees. The highest: 127. Temperature records tumbled last month in California’s Death Valley, already famous for its blistering heat. In July, the average monthly temperature in this swath of below-sea-level desert reached 107.4 degrees, breaking the record of 107.2 set in 1917, according to the National Weather 22

August 2, 2017 9:33 PM Explosion in breakaway Georgia republic injures dozens

MOSCOW – Dozens of people were injured by explosions that ripped through a munitions depot in Georgia's breakaway province of Abkhazia on Wednesday, officials said. The Russian embassy in Abkhazia said the explosions shook a military arsenal in the village of Primorskoye. About 50 people were injured, 27 of whom were hospitalized. The embassy said in a Facebook 21

August 2, 2017 8:46 PM Triple-digit heat forecasted for Pacific Northwest, where many don't have air conditioning

Forecasts for triple-digit heat have caused a minor panic across the Pacific Northwest, a region famous for cool weather where many people do not have air conditioning to help them endure the rare furnace-like blast. In normally temperate Oregon and Washington, families generally get by on warm days by simply drawing shades and running fans. But a searing 10