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by | January 07, 2018 | 06:43

He was 87 years old. "We will stand on his shoulders as we look toward the next human frontier", NASA Administrator Robert Lightfoot said in a statement. Three years later he was selected as a NASA astronaut. Young was reassigned in 1987 as special assistant for engineering, operations and safety at the Johnson Space Centre in Houston, a move he viewed as punishment for his outspokenness.

by | January 06, 2018 | 02:14

At the end of October of past year, the lottery upped the minimum payout from $15 million to $40 million. He collects data from every state lottery commission for a lottery app he runs, and his data shows there were $2.89 billion in unclaimed lottery prizes in the 12 months ending June 2017.

by | January 06, 2018 | 01:58

The Bangor Daily News reports Sears Holdings announced Thursday it's closing its location in the Bangor Mall in April. Sears Holdings, which is Kmart's parent company, has announced yet another round of store closings. 12. The struggling chain said they aim to transform their business model so the physical store footprint and our digital capabilities "match the needs and preferences of our members".

by | January 06, 2018 | 01:24

One official said, "The ongoing investigation does not lead us to believe that the fire is in any way related to Roy Moore or allegations made against him". "We have just the clothes on our backs", she told the website. No charges or warrants had been filed as of late Friday afternoon. On Tuesday morning, Johnson's home in Gadsen, Alabama went up in flames and the blaze is now being investigated for arson.

by | January 05, 2018 | 13:14

However according to the report, it crashed in the city of Tokchon, a city of population of around 2 lakh people and lead to damage to buildings situated there. Tokchon, North Korea, is where a test-fired missile landed, the report claims. Apart from Hwasong-12, North Korea also developed intercontinental ballistic missile Hwasong-14 and the Hwasong-15 a year ago.

by | January 05, 2018 | 13:12

Upon waking up, the woman alerted a flight attendant. Two flight attendants told investigators that the victim was crying and that her shirt was untied and trousers were unbuttoned when she reported the incident, 40 minutes before the plane's landing, Jawad said.

by | January 03, 2018 | 01:12

The people are crying out for freedom. "All freedom-loving people must stand with their cause". Haley said the USA will call for an emergency session of the U.N.in NY, as well as at the Human Rights Council in Geneva. "It is entirely connected to Pakistan's harboring of terrorists", she said. A reporter later asked Haley why the USA stood by moving the embassy to Jerusalem when so many other nations opposed it.

by | January 03, 2018 | 01:10

Firefighters broke windows to get residents out of the building as the fire continued to rage in the upper floors. WABC-TV reports there are twelve apartments in the building, but the blaze appears to have started in a furniture store on the first floor.

by | January 03, 2018 | 01:12

According to Opposition sources, BJP seems to be "isolated" on this bill except its allies SAD and Shiv Sena likely to come up its support, in the Upper House. The Congress had moved amendments to certain provisions of the bill in the Lok Sabha , but did not press for a vote. It also wants some other changes in the bill, stating today that it would prefer a review of the proposed legislation by a parliamentary panel.

by | January 03, 2018 | 01:08

Virgin Islands. On Wednesday night, players of the Powerball game will seek a $440 million annuity prize, or a $278.3 million cash prize. Math still suggests buying a lottery ticket is a losing bet . That makes it more likely for the grand total to roll into the next drawing. Players who purchase the multiplier can have their winning non-jackpot prizes multiplied by the random multiplier number drawn that evening.

by | January 02, 2018 | 11:21

President Hassan Rouhani has played down the protests which began last Thursday, initially against price rises and corruption but which have taken on a wider anti-government sentiment. visas. The protests began on Thursday in Mashhad over economic issues and have since expanded to several cities. Authorities have yet to launch a wide-ranging crackdown, as they did eight years ago, preferring instead to contain the protests locally.

by | January 02, 2018 | 11:21

A Wind Chill Advisory is in effect through noon Tuesday with a Wind Chill Warning for the southern half of Michiana tonight . Wet winter weather will not impact travel or road conditions through the holiday. The cold air sticks around on Tuesday as many head back to school. Thursday and through the weekend, high pressure in the upper-levels will take over and a warming trend will take over.

by | January 02, 2018 | 11:19

The Prime Minister has been regularly dwelling on his concept of New India, which he had outlined in 2016. It should also provide equal opportunities for all. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said the "discriminatory" practice of Muslim women being barred from observing Haj without a "Mehram" or male guardian has been abolished.

by | January 01, 2018 | 01:43

Jones, whom most experts rated as a first-round prospect before his injury, earned praise from coaches and teammates this season for his study habits during a long rehab process. The Cowboys bowed out of playoff contention with a loss to the Seattle Seahawks and will look to take their frustrations out on an Eagles side that has clinched top spot in the NFC and could very well be resting most of their important names in this one.

by | January 01, 2018 | 01:41

It is the second known vessel under probe by South Korea on suspicions of ship-to-ship supplies of petroleum products to North Korea, banned under the global sanctions over its nuclear and missile programs. On Friday, South Korea said that in late November it seized the Hong Kong-flagged Lighthouse Winmore, which is suspected of transferring as much as 600 tons of oil to the North Korea-flagged Sam Jong 2.

by | January 01, 2018 | 01:38

Except for the one deputy killed, none of the other victims have life-threatening injuries, Douglas County Sheriff Tony Spurlock said at a press conference Sunday afternoon. According to Linda Watson, a spokesperson for Sky Ridge Medical Center, the hospital received three patients involved in the incident who are all in non-critical condition.

by | December 31, 2017 | 02:11

The banner was hung either Wednesday or Thursday from a stone pillar outside Aspen, according to The Aspen Times . In an email to the Aspen Times , Shannon Slade said she is a girlfriend of one of the daughters of the couple living in the house and that they posted the banner.

by | December 31, 2017 | 02:06

The suspects' names were not released when Troy police made the announcement at 2 a.m. Saturday. Tedesco said Saturday that the victims were killed in the late evening on December 21, but would not describe how they were killed. A pastor says a woman and her two children among four people killed in an upstate NY basement apartment were much loved and respected in the neighborhood.

by | December 31, 2017 | 02:04

Al Sharpton said in announcing the death of Garner , 27, at a NY hospital. During his weekly telecast, Sharpton said "the media will say Erica died of a heart attack but that's only partially true because her heart was already broken when she couldn't get justice for her father", per Buzzfeed News .

by | December 31, 2017 | 01:23

The MLA later apologised, saying "the lady constable misbehaved, abused me and nearly beat me, but I should not have lost my calm". At one moment, Kumari, who can be seen arguing, slaps a woman constable to her right, sparking off the series of slaps described above.