Evan Baach

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Nasa plans asteroid rodeo to lasso 25ft space rock for research

Nasa is going on an asteroid rodeo. In plans that sound like science fiction but that are aimed at becoming science fact, the US space agency has …

Syrian President Assad: There Will Be Contagion

"The whole world knows that if Syria is partitioned, or if terrorist forces take control of the country, there will be direct contagion of the surrounding countries," Assad said in an interview with two Turkish media outlets, video of which was posted on his Facebook page Friday.<p>"Then there would …

Middle East

What We Didn't Know About the Start of America's Drone War Killed Thousands

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>The details of the bloody back-room deal between Pakistani and American officials that led to the …

The Rutgers Scandal Now Has an F.B.I. Extortion Investigation

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>If you had an extortion investigation in your "what twists the Rutgers basketball scandal will take …

As Walgreen Plays Doctor, Family Physicians Bristle

Walgreen’s latest push into primary care has one major doctor group taking issue with the retailer’s expansion into “management for chronic conditions” such as high cholesterol, diabetes and hypertension.<p>The nation’s largest drugstore chain earlier this week announced that its more than 330 Take …

Legal aid curb for foreign migrants

Foreign migrants are to be banned from obtaining legal aid for civil claims until they have lived in Britain for at least a year.<p>The crackdown on immigrants’ rights is among the changes to be announced by ministers this week to cut the £1.7 billion legal aid bill by approximately £300 million.<p>It …

North Korea: UK's Hague calls for calm amid tensions

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/968000/968099_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524700319_3df0348c7d3d89eec6d80e3fc34e2dc7<p><b>British Foreign Secretary William Hague has called for calm over the North Korean crisis.</b><p>Despite the "paranoid rhetoric" from Pyongyang, it was …

New Radioactive Leak Found At Fukushima Plant

A new radioactive leak has been found at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Japan, a day after the Tokyo Electric Power Company admitted up to 120 tons of contaminated water may have seeped into the ground out of a holding tank.<p>On April 5th, a system that helped to keep nuclear fuel rods …