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Mars Society founder blasts NASA for ‘worst plan yet’

Robert Zubrin started the Mars Society nearly two decades ago with the dream of creating a human settlement on the Red Planet.<p>“The time has come for humanity to journey to Mars!” he announced one night in the summer of 1998, at the group's founding convention in Boulder, Colo. He then read the …

Archdiocese speaks ahead of Netflix series on murdered nun

Baltimore, Md., May 17, 2017 / 04:32 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- No one knows who killed Sister Catherine Ann Cesnik.<p>A young nun who was on a year’s leave …

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College Student Creates A Mobile Directory Of 600 Books That Prioritize Diversity

Looking for books about people of color, written by people of color? So was Kaya Thomas.<p>As a kid, Kaya Thomas enjoyed reading. “No matter how old I was, what I was going through, how I felt in any moment, a book was always a means of escape” she wrote in a blog post in 2015. “A way to dive into a …

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Sessions orders Justice Department to review all police reform agreements

By Sari Horwitz<p>, Reporter<p>Mark Berman<p>, Reporter<p>Wesley Lowery<p>, Reporter<p>Attorney General Jeff Sessions ordered Justice Department officials to review reform agreements with troubled police forces nationwide, saying it was necessary to ensure that these pacts do not work against the Trump …

Syria chemical weapons attack toll rises to 70 as Russian narrative is dismissed

Weapons expert says Russian claim that airstrike hit ‘terrorist warehouse’ in Idlib province is fanciful<p>WARNING: Some readers may find the images in this article distressing<p>At least 70 people have been killed in northern Syria after being exposed to a toxic gas that survivors said was dropped from …

Intel chiefs presented Trump with claims of Russian efforts to compromise him

<b>(CNN) —</b> Classified documents presented last week to President Obama and President-elect Trump included allegations that Russian operatives claim to have compromising personal and financial information about Mr. Trump, multiple US officials with direct knowledge of the briefings tell CNN.<p>The …

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