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NASA astronauts launch from America in historic test flight of SpaceX Crew Dragon

5 seconds ago   |   Science Daily   |   4 articles

For the first time in history, NASA astronauts have launched from American soil in a commercially built and operated American crew spacecraft on its way to the International...
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Greece Opens Borders to All Continents From June 15 With Rules

2 minutes ago   |   Bloomberg

Greece will allow visitors from more nations to visit the country from June 15 with rules varying according to the airport of origin.International flights will be allowed to...
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`Back in the game': SpaceX ship blasts off with 2 astronauts

8 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald   |   3 articles

By MARCIA DUNN CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - A rocket ship built by Elon Musk's SpaceX company thundered away from Earth with two Americans on Saturday, ushering in a new era in...
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Greece clarifies policy, to allow tourists from all nations

22 minutes ago   |   ABC News

Greek officials say the country won't limit arriving airline passengers next month to people coming from 29 countries
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SpaceX Lifts NASA Astronauts to Orbit, Launching New Era of Spaceflight

44 minutes ago   |   NY Times   |   2 articles

The trip to the space station was the first from American soil since 2011 when the space shuttles were retired.
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Bus Drivers in Minneapolis and New York City Have Refused to Transport Arrested Protesters for Police

56 minutes ago   |   Time

Union bus drivers in multiple cities are refusing to help police transport protesters to jail, issuing statements of solidarity and demanding justice in George Floyd 's...
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Dragon-riding astronauts join exclusive inner circle at NASA

1 hour ago   |   My Sanantonio

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - Astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken join NASA's exclusive inner circle by catching a ride on a SpaceX rocket and capsule. It's only the fifth time...
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Matt Gurney: With successful SpaceX launch, America roars back into the space race

1 hour ago   |   National Post

Despite an originally marginal weather forecast, history was made at the NASA complex in Cape Canaveral, Florida on Saturday afternoon. Two American astronauts were launched...
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Sudan summons Ethiopia's envoy over cross-border attack

1 hour ago   |   ABC News   |   2 articles

Sudan's Foreign Ministry says it has summoned Ethiopia's diplomat to the country over a cross-border attack allegedly conducted by a militia backed by Ethiopia's military
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SpaceX rocket ship blasts off into orbit with 2 Americans

2 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   3 articles

By MARCIA DUNN CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - A rocket ship built by Elon Musk's SpaceX company thundered away from Earth with two Americans on Saturday, ushering in a new era of...
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Supreme Court rules against church fighting social distancing restrictions

Supreme Court rules against church fighting social distancing restrictions

The Supreme Court has ruled that state officials can limit in-person church gatherings during the pandemic. The 5-4 decision saw Chief Justice John Roberts joining forces with... Read more ...

Elon Musk's historic SpaceX mission makes successful launch

Elon Musk's historic SpaceX mission makes successful launch

Elon Musk, with an assist from NASA, opened up space for private business Saturday when two veteran astronauts shot off in orbit on the first-ever manned commercial space... Read more ...

Military Police Ordered To Prepare To Deploy To Minnesota

Military Police Ordered To Prepare To Deploy To Minnesota

The order follows a night of angry protests in Minneapolis and nationwide. As many as 800 personnel could move within four hours at the governor's request, a U.S. official told... Read more ...

Supreme Court sides with California's religious gathering limit, rejects...

Supreme Court sides with California's religious gathering limit, rejects church's claim

In a 5-4 decision Friday, the Supreme Court ruled in favor of California Gov. Gavin Newsom's guidance to restrict religious gatherings. Read more ...

Barr threatens to bust 'far-left extremist groups' in Floyd unrest

Barr threatens to bust 'far-left extremist groups' in Floyd unrest

Attorney General William Barr announced on Saturday that he won't wince at prosecuting protesters who cross state lines to participate in violent rioting as protests and unrest... Read more ...

Get tougher with protesters, or federal government sends military - Trump...

Get tougher with protesters, or federal government sends military - Trump warns ‘Liberal governors & mayors'

President Donald Trump has warned states and cities if they don't get “much tougher” on protesters then the federal government will get involved using the military, who... Read more ...

Trump warned protestors would've faced 'vicious dogs' and 'ominous weapons'...

Trump warned protestors would've faced 'vicious dogs' and 'ominous weapons' if crowd breached White House fence during George Floyd rally

President Donald Trump spoke out on the protest over George Floyd's death that gathered demonstrators in Washington DC, specifically across from the White House. Trump posted a... Read more ...

Weston McKennie wears 'Justice for George' armband during Bundesliga match

Weston McKennie wears 'Justice for George' armband during Bundesliga match

The 21-year-old midfielder brought the Justice for George campaign overseas during his team's match on Saturday. Read more ...

Allegheny County's COVID-19 cases increase by 27, but no new deaths

Allegheny County's COVID-19 cases increase by 27, but no new deaths

Allegheny County reports 27 new COVID-19 cases on Saturday, but no new deaths, which continues a trend of fewer and fewer cases and deaths Read more ...

Protests over death of George Floyd happening in downtown Pittsburgh

Protests over death of George Floyd happening in downtown Pittsburgh

A group of protesters is gathering in downtown Pittsburgh Saturday afternoon in response to the death of George Floyd. Read more ...