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This out-of-this-world diamond-studded rock just got even weirder

File photo: A photo taken by Expedition 46 flight engineer Tim Peake of the European Space Agency (ESA) aboard the International Space Station shows Italy, the Alps, and the Mediterranean on January, 25, 2016. (REUTERS/NASA/Tim Peake/Handout) A tiny chunk of stone that looks like nothing else ever seen in the solar system might be even weirder than scientists thought. The ...

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Newlyweds receive surprise congratulations from Trump, first lady

Brianna and Timothy Dargert pose with their letter from the president and first lady.  (Brianna and Timothy Dargert via Fox 32 Chicago) ORLAND PARK, Ill. –  A suburban Chicago couple was not surprised that President Trump and First Lady Melania Trump were not able to attend their 2017 wedding. However, Brianna and Timothy Dargert of Orland Park decided to mail ...

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Missing California woman, whose sister was killed in wrong-way crash, found dead in car; ex-boyfriend sought

Karen Garcia, left, was found dead in her car in a parking lot. Police are searching for her ex-boyfriend Salvador Garcia Jr.  (Facebook/Colusa PD) The body of a missing California woman — whose sister was killed in an unrelated wrong-way crash a week before — was found in a car, authorities said on Sunday, as they hunted for her ex-boyfriend ...

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How John Young smuggled a corned-beef sandwich into space

John Young (left) and Gus Grissom flew on the first crewed Gemini flight, Gemini 3, on March 23, 1965. Here, they’re shown in the spacecraft simulator at the McDonnell plant in St. Louis. One additional “passenger” on the real flight was a corned-beef sandwich that Young smuggled aboard in his pocket.  (NASA/MSFC Archives) While John Young, who died on Jan. ...

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Minnesota Vikings shock New Orleans Saints with final-play TD

Stefon Diggs runs into the end zone for the winning touchdown with no time left on the clock.  (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson) If you believe in omens, if you believe in redemption, if you believe in destiny, then you might just believe in the Minnesota Vikings. Case Keenum hit Stefon Diggs on the game’s final play and Diggs — with the ...

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UK politician's model girlfriend suspended after reported 'vile' Meghan Markle remarks

UKIP leader Henry Bolton’s girlfriend apologized after making “racist” Meghan Markle remarks commenting on the duchess-to-be’s biracial background.  (Twitter/Reuters) The model girlfriend of a United Kingdom Independent Party leader was suspended from the political party after she reportedly made “racist” remarks about Meghan Markle, saying the duchess-to-be has a “tiny brain” and will “taint” the Royal family with “her seed.” ...

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Hawaii false alarm prompts plans for FCC investigation

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai has announced plans for major improvements to the nation’s wireless emergency alert system.  (Associated Press) Saturday’s errant ballistic-missile alert to cellphones, televisions and radio stations in Hawaii has officials in Washington planning to find out what went wrong. Federal Communication Commission Chairman Ajit Pai announced plans for a probe via Twitter. “The @FCC is launching a ...

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Liam Neeson sees 'a bit of a witch hunt' in Hollywood's sexual misconduct scandals

Liam Neesonhas called the #MeToo movement in Hollywood healthy, but also sees “a bit of a witch hunt” in the sexual misconduct scandals confronting Hollywood and other industries.  (REUTERS/Kevork Djansezian) Liam Neeson said in an interview published Friday that while the burgeoning #MeToo movement is healthy, the sexual misconduct allegations currently plaguing Hollywood and other industries have turned into “a ...

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