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These Jaw-Dropping Photos Of The Great Lakes Night Sky Seem Too Beautiful To Be Real

There's nothing like a night sky full of bright stars to remind you of the vastness of the universe -- and the breathtaking beauty of Mother Nature.<p>There's nothing like a sky full of bright stars to remind you of the vastness of the universe and the breathtaking beauty of Mother Nature.<p><i>Photo of</i> …

Paul George recovering from surgery for fracture

LAS VEGAS — Paul George's long road back from a gruesome injury has officially begun.<p>Hours after suffering an open tibia-fibula fracture in his right leg in Friday night's Team USA showcase at UNLV's Thomas & Mack Center, the 24-year-old Indiana Pacers small forward underwent successful surgery at …

Petrovic, Putnam share Canadian Open lead

MONTREAL (AP) — Tim Petrovic and Michael Putnam shared the first-round lead in the Canadian Open on Thursday, shooting 6-under 64 in sunny, breezy …

McIlroy takes 1st round lead at British Open

<b>Hoylake, England</b> -- Rory McIlroy had everything go his way Thursday in the British Open.<p>A lovely summer day in England with abundant sunshine and minimal wind allowed him to attack Royal Liverpool. He made half his six birdies on the par 5s and kept bogeys off his card. And on the day Tiger Woods …

Facebook Tests Android L-Style Lock Screen Notifications

A new update for the test group of Facebook for Android users briefly enabled lockscreen notifications, at least for new message activity, before a later update today seems to have disabled the feature. The notifications looked very similar to the lock screen notifications Google showed off at I/O …

Ukraine plane crash: recorded phone calls 'prove separatists shot down Malaysian jet' - govt

Plane Crash

15 Great Fourth of July Deals You Absolutely Must Check Out

This year, July 4 falls on a Friday. And given the sales we're seeing (entire stores at 40% or 50% off!), it's looking a lot like an early Black …

America's best vacation rental values | CNN Travel

World's tallest water slide finally open | CNN Travel

Ranked: The 10 Best Island Beaches Around the World

Beach season is officially here, and though there are many amazing shorelines to explore, our readers are partial to island beaches.<p>By David Jefferys, CNTraveler.com<p>Beach season is officially here, and though there are many amazing shorelines to explore, our readers are partial to island beaches. …

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NASA's deep-space craft readying for launch

The U.S. space shuttle program retired in 2011, leaving American astronauts to hitchhike into orbit. But after three long years, NASA's successor is almost ready to make an entrance.<p>Orion, the agency's newest manned spaceship, is being prepared for its first mission in December. In future missions, …

Kings Win 3-0 To Go Up 3-0: Photo Gallery