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Russia Crisis Raises Space Station Questions, But NASA Has Options

HOUSTON — Thanks to its reliance on Russia, NASA is once again confronted with the nightmare of a diplomatic roadblock in a project originally made possible by diplomacy: the U.S.-Russian partnership in space exploration.<p>And if Russia's confrontation with Ukraine and the West turns into the worst …

Space Exploration

Ukraine crisis deepens: commentary and analysis on Russia in Crimea

Last week’s intimation of war turned into a slow-motion invasion by Putin’s forces. Where do we stand – and what does it mean?<p>As Russian forces continued to seep into Ukraine this weekend, covertly, overtly and with the authorization of president Vladimir Putin and the Russian parliament, last …

Senate Budget Battle May Hit Undocumented Kids Hardest

For several of the years that she’s lived and worked in the U.S., Laura has counted on tax refunds for each of her two children, even though no one in the family is legally here.<p>Laura, 45, works part-time as a waitress and her husband works sporadically at a factory. She has two children, ages 14 …

Social Security

Sochi Games Expose Indian Corruption And Redemption

It's one of the most dangerous sports at the Olympic Games. And when Indian slider Shiva Keshavan crashed from his sled during a training run at the luge track Friday, his miraculous recovery went viral.<p>Flying through icy curves feet first, Keshavan thundered down the frozen tunnel, the scraping …

Budweiser's Story Of A Puppy, A Clydesdale, And The Humans Who Don't Understand Dog-Horse Love Won The Super Bowl

The commercial tells the implausible story of the unbreakable bond between a 10-month-old Labrador Retriever, a Clydesdale horse, and the humans who just don't understand dog-horse platonic love.<p>Get ready to get misty-eyed all over again:<p>The ad agency Anomaly produced the ad, as well as "A Hero's …

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