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Author: 0 NASA offers advice on safe viewing of the Great American Eclipse

Another interesting fact about solar eclipses that wasn't much of a concern several decades ago is the electrical generation from solar panels. Businesses have stocked up on eclipse-viewing glasses and commemorative T-shirts, and museums have scheduled special programs for eclipse tourists.

People National Basketball Association responds to Greece's accusations regarding Giannis Antetokounmpo
Author: 0 National Basketball Association responds to Greece's accusations regarding Giannis Antetokounmpo

The ongoing back-and-forth originally began when Antetokounmpo posted on both Facebook and Instagram that he was unable to suit up due to a lingering knee injury. "We have taken X-rays of Giannis that shows that his leg is OK and we have sent it to FIBA (International Basketball Federation)", Tsagronis said. "I must deal with the problem", Antetokounmpo said in the Facebook post (written in Greek).

People Spanish royals to attend Mass for attack victims
Author: 0 Spanish royals to attend Mass for attack victims

Queen Letizia spoke to two children and their father who were recovering from their injuries. Among those present were King Felipe and Queen Letizia. Catalonia's emergency services have said that as of today 54 people remain in the hospital, 12 of them in critical condition, from both attacks.

People Spain attacks: Missing 7-year-old boy Julian Cadman confirmed dead
Author: 0 Spain attacks: Missing 7-year-old boy Julian Cadman confirmed dead

They became separated and although the mother was soon located in a nearby hospital in a serious but stable condition, no one had seen or heard from Julian in the aftermath. At least 13 people were killed and 130 wounded. Australian and British consular officials are assisting Andrew and Jom Cadman, and several family members have arrived in Barcelona to support them.

People Jerry Falwell Jr.: Trump 'Says What's in His Heart, What He Believes'
Author: 0 Jerry Falwell Jr.: Trump 'Says What's in His Heart, What He Believes'

On Sunday, Senator Tim Kaine called President Trumps remarks "outrageous", noting that Trump was quick to call recent global incidents acts of terror, but not in the death of counter-protester Heather Heyer. Department of Education reforms task force. President Trump speaking at Liberty University in May. . Chris Gaumer, a former Student Government Association president, told NPR , "I'm sending my diploma back because the president of the United States is defending Nazis and white ...

People Duke University takes down Robert E. Lee statue after defacement
Author: 0 Duke University takes down Robert E. Lee statue after defacement

Lee from Emancipation Park . We moved from the end of the war into a brief and failed reconstruction and straight into decades of legalized oppression of African Americans via Jim Crow across the entire country. Henry Kidd, a historical artist and member of Sons of Confederate Veterans, argues that the statues should remain. "While we had hoped to use this process to educate Virginians about the history behind these monuments, the events of the last week may have fundamentally changed ...

People Man arrested after three girls found dead in Maryland home
Author: 0 Man arrested after three girls found dead in Maryland home

Officers were called to the home on Brooke Jane Drive by a family member around 7:30 a.m. Friday. According to police Williams confessed at the scene and he remains in custody. Police said all three of them were pronounced dead at the scene. Ariana and Ajayah were sisters from Newark, N.J., who were visiting Nadiara for the summer.

People Legendary comedian Jerry Lewis dies at age 91
Author: 0 Legendary comedian Jerry Lewis dies at age 91

The pair fell out in 1956, when Dean reportedly became exhausted of Jerry becoming the bigger star, and Jerry later went on to be one of the biggest draws in Hollywood thanks to classics such as 1960's The Bellboy and 1963's The Nutty Professor .

People US, China reach deal to reduce miscalculation
Author: 0 US, China reach deal to reduce miscalculation

He said US President Donald Trump had assured South Korea he would consult with them before making any military decisions on North Korea . Fan, who is second in command of the country's highest military body, also criticised the USA for its "wrongful acts" regarding Taiwan and its deployment of an anti-ballistic missile defence system in South Korea.

People Pilot killed after small plane crashes in Willow Creek Canyon
Author: 0 Pilot killed after small plane crashes in Willow Creek Canyon

An airplane has crashed near the Madras airport, possibly sparking a brush fire. The Federal Aviation Administration and the National Transportation Safety Board have been notified of the crash. Emergency personnel responded to the crash site on the south side of the Willow Creek Canyon and found the plane fully engulfed in flames. Many private aircraft are flying into OR this weekend for Monday's solar eclipse.

Author: 0 Leading Republican senator joins criticism of Trump

Republican Senator Lindsey Graham said Wednesday that Trump had suggested a "moral equivalency" between white hate groups and counter-protesters in Charlottesville . She said she has been receiving a number of calls from the White House. Lindsey Graham , right, of telling a "disgusting lie" about Trump's Charlottesville comments.

People Marist Poll: Three Key States 'Embarrassed,' Turn on Trump
Author: 0 Marist Poll: Three Key States 'Embarrassed,' Turn on Trump

In Pennsylvania , 35 percent give the president's job a thumbs up (17 percent strongly), versus 54 percent who disapprove (41 percent strongly). Meanwhile, 64% of voters in MI and Wisconsin and 63% of Pennsylvania voters said Trump's conduct as President made them embarrassed.

People Hurricane center says 'ghost' of Tropical Storm Harvey could regenerate
Author: 0 Hurricane center says 'ghost' of Tropical Storm Harvey could regenerate

It has a 60 percent chance of becoming a tropical depression or storm again in the next five days. The remnants of former Tropical Storm Harvey will continue to track westward through the Caribbean Sea and possibly into the Bay of Campeche where a regeneration of the system could occur this week.

Author: 0 Suspected van driver in Barcelona attack was killed by cops

Police said they killed five "suspected terrorists" during the night in the seaside town of Cambrils, 120 kilometers south of Barcelona where by-standers and police were injured in a second auto attack. All men are said to be of Moroccan origin and from the Spanish city of Ripoll near the border to France. So far, four people between the ages of 21 and 34 have been arrested in both Alcanar and Ripoli.

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Author: 0 "Sometimes you need protest in order to heal" - Donald Trump

Boston's events were mostly peaceful, although late Saturday, the police tweeted that some protesters were throwing bottles, urine and rocks at them. Police are looking tough and smart! He praised the effort of law enforcement officers and Boston Mayor Marty Walsh . "Sometimes you need protest in order to heal, & we will heal, & be stronger than ever before!" the president said in a pair of tweets.

People NAB summons Nawaz, family in Lahore today
Author: 0 NAB summons Nawaz, family in Lahore today

Pakistan's top anti-corruption body has sought the details of bank accounts of ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif and his family from the State Bank of Pakistan, according to a media report today. The NAB team, under the supervision of director general Saleem Shahzad, proceeded with its enquiry into the Avenfiled flats on Sunday morning despite the absence of the Sharif family members at the Lahore offices.

People Solar eclipse glasses available Monday at some Bay Area libraries
Author: 0 Solar eclipse glasses available Monday at some Bay Area libraries

An alternative method for safe viewing of the partially eclipsed sun is pinhole projection. Total solar eclipses typically occur once a year, and are visible in different parts of the world each time . After looking at the sun, turn away and remove your filter - do not remove it while looking at the sun. Aiming to demonstrate this second theory at home tends to involve a small spotlight, a globe, and some kind of ball on a stick- not exactly sound stand-ins for our massive sun and the ...

Author: 0 Israel police kill Palestinian in West Bank

MDA reported that the injured IDF soldier was evacuated to Beilinson Hospital and apparently suffered from a bullet fragment wound in his leg. The soldier, who was mildly wounded by so-called "friendly fire", was treated immediately by medics from the Magen David Adom medical service.

People Trump, Graham feud over President's Charlottesville response
Author: 0 Trump, Graham feud over President's Charlottesville response

Trump received widespread criticism for failing to specifically mention white supremacists in his initial remarks following the incident last Saturday. A CBS News survey said 55 percent disapproved of Trump's response with 34 percent approving. "I don't think that the president has appropriately spoken to the nation on this issue", Corker said.

Author: 0 Charlottesville Victim's Mom 'Will Not' Speak to President Trump

As Trump navigates this latest controversy, the White House on Wednesday said his longtime aide Hope Hicks would temporarily step into the role of communications director. "Our thoughts and prayers are with the family". Out of sight, but still online, Trump tweeted his defense of monuments to Confederate icons - bemoaning rising efforts to remove them as an attack on America's "history and culture".

People Bodies of 2 missing fishermen recovered in waters off CT
Author: 0 Bodies of 2 missing fishermen recovered in waters off CT

Four fishermen were rescued shortly after 8 a.m., but two fishermen are still missing, the Coast Guard said. "They were the ones that recovered the bodies". He said he was initially unconscious when he was pulled from the water but he was revived and regained consciousness. One person resurfaced, but the other two remain missing.

People Trump Abandons Infrastructure Council Amid Fallout From C'Ville Response
Author: 0 Trump Abandons Infrastructure Council Amid Fallout From C'Ville Response

The president on Saturday declined to condemn the far-right groups at the center of the violence, instead going after actions on " many sides ". When he's being attacked from the left and center (and even by some in his own party), he retreats to the warm embrace of his most avid supporters, showing them that he's their guy and always will be.

Author: 0 Virginia victim's mother: I won't talk to Trump now

He said the press had treated those marching alongside the Nazis "very unfairly" and that he alone was ready to point out that the anti-Nazi "alt-left" was also "very, very violent". But maybe I'm looking at this the wrong way. What nonsense. Trump's grasp on reality is questionable to say the least. The tons of Confederate iconography installed long ago were put there as part of an ideological campaign whose goals were to glorify men and women who betrayed the United States in the cause ...

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