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Donald Trump to announce Mike Pence as vice-presidential running mate

Donald Trump has postponed an event in which he was expected to unveil Mike Pence as his vice-presidential candidate after the tragedy in Nice, France, in which more than 60 people were killed.<p>A Republican source had told the Guardian that the Republican frontrunner had chosen Pence, the governor …

David Cameron to resign as prime minister in October as Britain votes Brexit

LONDON — David Cameron has announced that he will resign as prime minister in October as British people have voted to leave the European …

Curiosity rover begins months-long trek to mountain on Mars

LOS ANGELES — Martian mountain, here Curiosity comes.<p>The NASA rover has officially kicked off its long-delayed road trip to Mount Sharp, a trek that involves rolling over rocky landscapes.<p>Since the Fourth of July, the six-wheel rover has driven 190 feet (58 meters) to the southwest, leaving behind …

Mars Rover

NSA collecting phone records of millions of Verizon customers daily

US national security,US politics,Privacy,Telecommunications industry,Telecoms,Verizon Communications,Data protection,Technology,Business,World news,US news,NSA,The NSA files<p><b>Exclusive:</b> Top secret court order requiring Verizon to hand over all call data shows scale of domestic surveillance under Obama

Atty. Gen. Eric Holder testifies

Atty Gen. Eric H. Holder Jr. testifies during a combative hearing of the House Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill.

House Judiciary Committee

Kentucky Derby results 2013: Orb wins the Run for the Roses

Orb wears the garland of roses after winning the 2013 Kentucky Derby.<p><b>Orb</b> won the 139th Kentucky Derby on Saturday in Louisville. <b>Golden Soul</b> finished second and <b>Revolutionary</b> third.<p><b>Palace Malice</b> held the lead at the first turn and set a :45 split at the half-mile mark but fell out of the lead by the …

Most Distant Supernova May Shed Light on Dark Energy

UDS10Wil is ten billion light-years from Earth.<p><b>NASA's Hubble Space Telescope has spied a supernova ten billion light-years from Earth—the most distant stellar explosion of its kind ever detected, a new study says. (See "Biggest Star Explosion Seen; Was Rare, 'Clean' Death.")</b><p>The faint, near-infrared …

Boston Marathon Bombing in Pictures

US doctors cure child born with HIV

Doctors in the US have made medical history by effectively curing a child born with HIV, the first time such a case has been documented.<p>The infant, who is now two and a half, needs no medication for HIV, has a normal life expectancy and is highly unlikely to be infectious to others, doctors believe.<p>…

Judge Invalidates NYC Large Sugary Drink Ban

Freedom for the fizz.<p>The Mayor Bloomberg-backed regulations that would ban the sale of sugary drinks larger than 16 ounces were invalidated Monday after they were found to be "fraught with arbitrary and capricious consequences," New York Supreme Court Judge Milton Tingling wrote, according to the</i> …

Senate approves Democratic budget after marathon 'vote-a-rama'

An exhausted Senate approved its first budget in four years early Saturday, calling for almost $1 trillion in tax increases over the coming decade while sheltering safety net programs targeted by House Republicans.<p>Despite the fanfare -- and the spectacle of senators lingering for hours into the …

Surprisingly Close Star System Discovered

Changing Planet<p>Looks like astronomers may have new hunting grounds to search for exoplanets , and it’s close– in fact it’s just in our local interstellar neighborhood. A new-found star system at only 6.5 light years away now ranks as the third nearest to our solar system and the closest to be …

Pope Benedict XVI resigns owing to age and declining health

Pope Benedict XVI stunned the world and left the Catholic church reeling when he said on Monday that he would resign – the first pope to do so since the middle ages.<p>The move, announced without warning, will take place on 28 February and leave the papacy vacant until a successor is chosen.<p>A Vatican …

Meteorite crash in Russia: Video of meteor explosion that stirred panic in Urals region