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NASA Astronauts Make History With First All-Female Spacewalk

The world's first all-female spacewalking team made history high above Earth on Friday, replacing a broken part of the International Space Station's power grid. As NASA astronauts Christina Koch and Jessica Meir completed the job with wrenches, screwdrivers and power-grip tools, it marked the first time in a half-century of spacewalking that men weren't part of the action. They insisted they were just doing their job after years of training. America's first female spacewalker from 35 years ago, Kathy Sullivan, was delighted. She said it's good to finally have enough women in the astronaut corps and trained for spacewalking for this to happen. Read »
42 minutes ago

Syria Cease-Fire Off to Rocky Start Amid Reports of Fighting

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Failed Raid Against El Chapo's Son Leaves 8 Dead in Mexico

38 minutes ago

Jurors Reach a Verdict in the 'Hollywood Ripper' Killings

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Google Affiliate Begins Drone Deliveries in Virginia Town

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Twin Panda Cubs Open Their Eyes

Twin Panda Cubs Open Their Eyes

Zoo Berlin announced their twin panda cubs have opened their eyes for the first time. Watch »

2 hours ago

Sallie Mae Execs Tan at Maui Retreat While Student Debt Crisis Tops $1.6 Trillion

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Activists Angry Police Who Shoot Get Cooling-Off Period Before Questioning

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Officials: Blast at Afghan Mosque Kills 62 During Prayers

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Pauly D Concert Ticket Helps ID Suspected Illegal Dumper

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Johnson & Johnson Recalls 33,000 Bottles of Baby Powder

Johnson & Johnson Recalls 33,000 Bottles of Baby Powder

Johnson & Johnson has voluntarily recalled about 33,000 bottles of Johnson's baby powder after trace amounts of asbestos were discovered. The recall affects one lot shipped in the United States in 2018. Watch »

4 hours ago
Astronauts Make History With NASA's First All-Female Spacewalk

Astronauts Make History With NASA's First All-Female Spacewalk

American astronauts Jessica Meir and Christina Koch made history Friday with NASA's first all-female spacewalk. The astronauts walked outside the International Space Station to replace a faulty battery. Watch »

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Florida Nanny Gets 20 Years for Sexually Abusing 11-Year-Old, Having His Baby

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No School Friday as Chicago Teachers Strike Enters 2nd Day

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