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NASA astronauts returning to Houston from space after Harvey flooding

Jack Fischer hovered 200 miles above Earth while his family, friends and coworkers were tormented by a gruesome storm.<p>Fischer was one of six astronauts on the International Space Station. He looked down on his hometown of Houston -- headquarters for NASA's human spaceflight operations -- as …

Space Exploration

Utah nurse's arrest raises questions on evidence collection

The videotaped arrest of a Utah nurse who refused to allow blood to be drawn from an unconscious patient has raised questions about how far officers …

Salt Lake City

Russian military jet buzzes Washington, surveilling rather than threatening the capital

WASHINGTON — A Russian military jet flew low over the capital on Wednesday, but it wasn’t a war sortie or even a sequel to <i>Top Gun</i>.<p>The flight as low as 3,800 feet above the Capitol and the Pentagon was permitted under a 2002 agreement called an Open Skies Treaty between the U.S. and Russia. The …

Russian Military

‘South Park’ Has a Donald Trump Problem

Co-creator Trey Parker says he doesn’t want ‘South Park’ to become CNN. But what is the show’s responsibility in the age of Trump?<p>The President Trump …

'Real Time': Counter-Terrorism Expert Says Russia Committed 'Psychological Warfare' in 2016 Election

“This is the 21st century equivalent of having the Russians landing Marines on the New Jersey shore,” Richard A. Clarke told Bill Maher<p>“Real Time” …

Experts warn a large asteroid will definitely hit Earth soon causing a catastrophe - IBTimes India

The destruction caused by the impending asteroid strike is inevitable and can be compared to that following the Tunguska event of 1908, according to …

Space tourism could help boost science and health research – here's how

The announcement of the draft Spaceflight Bill in the Queen’s Speech will allow the development of spaceports in the UK. This could see members of …

Qualcomm Says Apple Misleads, Distorts In Order to Distract

By<p>June 20, 2017 7:51 p.m. ET<p><b>Qualcomm</b> (QCOM) this afternoon responded to the latest legal filing against it by <b>Apple</b> (AAPL), reported this</b> …

Grilled Vegetable Salad with Feta and Mint

Recipe courtesy of<p>Show:<p>Episode:<p>Total:40 minPrep:30 minCook:10 min<p>Yield:4 servings, serving size: 1 1/2 cups<p>Level:Easy<p>Nutritional AnalysisPer …

This Gene-Editing Breakthrough Could Change Life on Earth

The discovery of the gene-editing technology CRISPR came, in part, from Jennifer Doudna, a biochemist at the University of California, Berkeley. “It’s very profound," she told NBC News. "It means that we can control human evolution now."<p>With collaborator Emmanuelle Charpentier, Doudna was able to …

Police release photos of London attackers' fake bomb belts

LONDON (AP) — The London Bridge attackers wore fake suicide belts to create "maximum fear" as they carried out their rampage, police said Sunday.<p>The …

Extremism

Pakistan's alarming social media death sentence

In a first verdict of its kind, a Pakistani court sentenced a man to death for committing blasphemy on Facebook. But rights groups say the government …