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Did You See It? If Not, Here’s The ‘Blood Moon’

Did You See It? If Not, Here’s The ‘Blood Moon’

There were “whistles, cheers and howls” early Tuesday on the grounds of the Griffith Observatory in Los Angeles as the moon turned red during a total lunar eclipse.

Ukrainian Military Says It Is Moving Against Pro-Russia Protesters

Ukrainian Military Says It Is Moving Against Pro-Russia Protesters

Ukraine’s acting president says his nation’s military has begun “an anti-terrorist operation” aimed at pushing armed pro-Russia demonstrators out of the government buildings in eastern Ukraine that they have occupied for several days.

Boston Stronger: City Marks One Year Since Marathon Bombings

Boston Stronger: City Marks One Year Since Marathon Bombings

On this April 15, Americans are thinking about the Boston Marathon bombings that occurred one year ago; in and around Boston, people are also looking back on a year of healing.

Climate Change Adjustments Must Be Fast And Major, U.N. Panel Says

Climate Change Adjustments Must Be Fast And Major, U.N. Panel Says

A new report from the United Nations’ panel on climate change says major action is needed, and fast, if policymakers want to limit global warming to acceptable levels.

U.S. Agency Backs Down In Standoff With Cattle Rancher

U.S. Agency Backs Down In Standoff With Cattle Rancher

Cliven Bundy, a Nevada rancher who refuses to pay grazing fees for the use of federally protected land, seems to have won at least a reprieve in his fight against the Bureau of Land Management.

Bus Crash Tragedy: Investigators Work As Communities Mourn

Bus Crash Tragedy: Investigators Work As Communities Mourn

Investigators don’t know what caused a deadly highway crash that killed 10 people Thursday after a FedEx truck hit a bus that was taking teenagers to tour a college campus in Northern California.

In Ukraine: Pro-Russia Occupiers Defy Deadline, War Fears Grow

In Ukraine: Pro-Russia Occupiers Defy Deadline, War Fears Grow

“A deadline set by the Ukrainian government for pro-Russian gunmen to leave government buildings in eastern Ukraine and surrender weapons passed early Monday,” The Associated Press writes, “with no immediate sign of any action to force the insurgents out.”

There’s A ‘Blood Moon’ Eclipse Tonight, But Will You Be Able To See It?

There’s A ‘Blood Moon’ Eclipse Tonight, But Will You Be Able To See It?

It’s looking like clouds will obscure Monday night’s lunar eclipse for nearly all of the U.S. East Coast, but much of the West and Midwest should be able to see it.

What’s A Breath Of Fresh Air Worth? In China, About $860

What’s A Breath Of Fresh Air Worth? In China, About $860

It’s a classic example of supply and demand: How much would you pay for a bottle of fresh air in one of the world’s most polluted cities?

Obama: ‘The Story Of America Is The Story Of Progress’

Obama: ‘The Story Of America Is The Story Of Progress’

Things have changed. That was the message delivered during a ceremony commemorating the 50th anniversary of the passage of the Civil Rights Act on Wednesday.