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Anxiety in Alaska as endless aftershocks rattle residents

14 hours ago   |   National Post

ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Seven weeks after a massive earthquake rocked Alaska, aftershocks are still shattering 7-year-old Connor Cartwright's sense of safety. They shake the earth...
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Ben Shapiro says abortion opponents wouldn't have killed baby Hitler, loses sponsors

Ben Shapiro says abortion opponents wouldn't have killed baby Hitler, loses sponsors

15 hours ago   |   Think Progress

Right-wing provocateur Ben Shapiro thought a speech at the March for Life was the right time to address a philosophical question about Hitler. Hours later, multiple advertisers...
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How to Watch the 2019 Total Lunar Eclipse and ‘Super Blood Wolf Moon'

17 hours ago   |   Fortune

Total lunar eclipses on average come about once a year; however, from Sunday night, Jan. 20, through Monday morning, Jan. 21, both the North and South American continents will...
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Watch the moon get pounded by 1 billion years' worth of big asteroids in a 1-minute animation

Watch the moon get pounded by 1 billion years' worth of big asteroids in a 1-minute animation

17 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Asteroid impacts on Earth are hidden by erosion, but the moon keeps a pristine record of them. Researchers dated 111 larger craters on the moon to reconstruct Earth's impact...
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Lunar Craters Show Spike in Earth-Pummeling Space Rocks

18 hours ago   |   Scientific American

A new analysis suggests the last few hundred million years of life on Earth has seen above-average asteroid impact rates
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What Happened to Earth's Ancient Craters? Scientists Seek Clues on the Moon's Pocked Surface

21 hours ago   |   NY Times

The pace of space rocks pummeling Earth and the moon was relatively infrequent, but then doubled or tripled for unknown reasons, a new study finds.
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Paulie Malignaggi goes scorched earth on how 'dirtbag' Dana White treats UFC fighters

1 day ago   |   MMAjunkie

When it comes to UFC President Dana White, Paulie Malignaggi does not mince words. “He's such a dirtbag,” Malignaggi said Friday night on MMAjunkie Radio. “I don't know how...
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In the wettest place in the world, people grow 'living' bridges out of tree roots that can stand strong for centuries

In the wettest place in the world, people grow 'living' bridges out of tree roots that can stand strong for centuries

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

The state of Meghalaya in northeastern India is home to the two towns with the highest annual rainfall on Earth. Historically, India's monsoon season brought heavy storms and...
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Russia warns US against arms race on Earth & space after missile defense plans revealed

1 day ago   |   RT   |   2 articles

US rejection of any limitations on missile defense programs and readiness to weaponize space has drawn a blunt reaction from Moscow, with the Russian Foreign Ministry warning...
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Sunday night's 'Super Blood Wolf Moon' will be first total lunar eclipse in three years

1 day ago   |   Chicago Tribune   |   2 articles

Chicago sky-watchers could be treated to a dazzling celestial display Sunday night as the sun, moon and Earth align for the first total lunar eclipse in more than three years...
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Kentucky high school investigates students' alleged mockery of Native...

Kentucky high school investigates students' alleged mockery of Native American at rally

A Catholic high school in northern Kentucky is facing severe backlash after videos went viral showing students allegedly mocking Native Americans at a rally in Washington. Read more ...

Trump offers a 'Dreamers' deal for border-money proposal

Trump offers a 'Dreamers' deal for border-money proposal

Speaking from the White House, Trump said he was offering a "commonsense compromise both parties should embrace." Read more ...

Henry Cejudo needed just 32 seconds to KO T.J. Dillashaw

Henry Cejudo needed just 32 seconds to KO T.J. Dillashaw

Henry Cejudo's best chance to beat T.J. Dillashaw was supposed to be to outwrestle him. Instead, the 125-pound champion dominated Dillashaw with his fists. It took just 32... Read more ...

Women's March returns amid shutdown and controversy

Women's March returns amid shutdown and controversy

It's the third year women from around the nation have participated. Read more ...

NBA wrap: James Harden scores 48 points as Rockets come back to beat Lakers...

NBA wrap: James Harden scores 48 points as Rockets come back to beat Lakers in OT

Houston is 26-19 and has overcome the injury bug so far this season to stay in the playoff hunt. Read more ...

Cejudo defends 125-pound belt with record win over Dillashaw

Cejudo defends 125-pound belt with record win over Dillashaw

NEW YORK - Henry Cejudo needed only a record 32 seconds to defend his 125-pound title in New York. Cejudo's next defense was a passionate one for the flyweights - and the hope... Read more ...

Kvitova outs Anisimova; Barty beats Sharapova in Australia

Kvitova outs Anisimova; Barty beats Sharapova in Australia

MELBOURNE, Australia - It took two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova took under an hour to beat American teenager Amanda Anisimova and return to the Australian Open... Read more ...

Twitter reacts to Greg Hardy getting disqualified for illegal knee at UFC on...

Twitter reacts to Greg Hardy getting disqualified for illegal knee at UFC on ESPN+ 1

Allen Crowder delivered on his promise to upset controversial debuting heavyweight Greg Hardy - however it didn't go down the way he wanted - in the UFC on ESPN+ 1... Read more ...

The Latest: VanZant wins first UFC fight in 2½ years

The Latest: VanZant wins first UFC fight in 2½ years

NEW YORK - The Latest on the UFC card in New York with T.J. Dillashaw and Henry Cejudo fighting for the 125-pound title : Read more ...

Twitter reacts to Paige VanZant's arm-popping submission of Rachael Ostovich...

Twitter reacts to Paige VanZant's arm-popping submission of Rachael Ostovich at UFC on ESPN+ 1

Paige VanZant successfully returned from her injury layoff on Saturday when she defeated Rachael Ostovich at UFC on ESPN+ 1. VanZant defeated Ostovich and returned to the win... Read more ...