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Corning donates $1.8M in parts for space telescope
Corning Inc. has donated $1.8 million in high-tech components for a telescope a private group wants to launch into space.
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Opponents, supporters to discuss clean air rules
Hundreds of people will tell the Environmental Protection Agency what they think of proposed rules to cut pollution from power plants during public hearings Tuesday and Wednesday in Denver.
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Georgia News Roundup
Today's headlines are: Georgia health officials seek public input on spending - Sheriff, pastors to discuss church burglaries - Georgia woman to make court appearance in hot car case - Train collid...
July 29, 2014 10:35 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Israel hits symbols of Hamas rule; scores killed
Israel escalated its military campaign against Hamas on Tuesday, striking symbols of the militant group's control in Gaza and firing tank shells that Palestinian officials said shut down the strip'...
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Report: More acidic seawater poses risks in Alaska
The release of carbon dioxide into the air from power plant smokestacks to the tailpipe on your car could pose a risk to red king crab and other lucrative fisheries in Alaska, a new report says.
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Gains made on California fire that burned 19 homes
Some firefighters battling a Northern California wildfire that destroyed nearly 20 homes and prompted evacuation orders for 1,200 people were being dispatched to other fires after making more gains...
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Abuse suspect dead; 2 marshals, New York policeman hurt
A California man who skipped town after being accused of molesting a boy was killed and three law enforcement officers trying to arrest him were wounded in a daytime shootout inside a small smoke s...
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Doctor who contracted Ebola in grave condition
Kent Brantly always wanted to be a medical missionary, and he took the work seriously, spending months treating a steady stream of patients with Ebola in Liberia.
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Georgia girl struck by plane on Florida beach dies
A 9-year-old girl who was struck by a plane that crash-landed on a beach while she vacationed with her family has died from her injuries, law enforcement officials in Florida said Tuesday.
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Mars rover holds off-Earth distance record
The odometer of NASA's Mars rover Opportunity has hit 25.01 miles, breaking the record for off-Earth distance travelled.
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