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  • Besides lava and ash, Hawaii volcano is pumping out 'vog'

    Besides lava and ash, Hawaii volcano is pumping out 'vog'

    Sunday, May 27 2018 12:34 PM EDT2018-05-27 16:34:11 GMT
    Sunday, May 27 2018 1:27 PM EDT2018-05-27 17:27:25 GMT
    (Chris Stewart via AP). In this May 23, 2018, photo provided by Chris Stewart the sun sets through “vog,” or volcanic smog, in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii. Kilauea volcano on Hawaii’s Big Island has had it all over the past three weeks: molten rock shooting to...(Chris Stewart via AP). In this May 23, 2018, photo provided by Chris Stewart the sun sets through “vog,” or volcanic smog, in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii. Kilauea volcano on Hawaii’s Big Island has had it all over the past three weeks: molten rock shooting to...
    A volcano on Hawaii's Big Island is creating "vog," or volcanic smog.More >>
    A volcano on Hawaii's Big Island is creating "vog," or volcanic smog.More >>
  • Volcanic ash swamps Hawaii school, turning tennis court gray

    Volcanic ash swamps Hawaii school, turning tennis court gray

    Friday, May 25 2018 2:07 PM EDT2018-05-25 18:07:27 GMT
    Sunday, May 27 2018 12:35 PM EDT2018-05-27 16:35:54 GMT
    (George F. Lee/Honolulu Star-Advertiser via AP). In this May 23, 2018 photo, lava erupts in the air in Leilani Estates area near Pahoa, Hawaii. The Kilauea volcano has opened more than 20 vents in the ground that have released lava, sulfur dioxide and ...(George F. Lee/Honolulu Star-Advertiser via AP). In this May 23, 2018 photo, lava erupts in the air in Leilani Estates area near Pahoa, Hawaii. The Kilauea volcano has opened more than 20 vents in the ground that have released lava, sulfur dioxide and ...
    Authorities say an eruption at the summit of a volcano on Hawaii's Big Island has sent an ash cloud about 10,000 feet into the air.More >>
    Authorities say an eruption at the summit of a volcano on Hawaii's Big Island has sent an ash cloud about 10,000 feet into the air.More >>
  • New US weather satellite can't keep cool, could hurt photos

    New US weather satellite can't keep cool, could hurt photos

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 1:34 PM EDT2018-05-23 17:34:05 GMT
    Sunday, May 27 2018 12:35 PM EDT2018-05-27 16:35:43 GMT
    The nation's newest weather satellite, launched less than three months ago, has a serious cooling problem.More >>
    The nation's newest weather satellite, launched less than three months ago, has a serious cooling problem.More >>
  • Wolf-like animal shot in central Montana, DNA tests underway

    Wolf-like animal shot in central Montana, DNA tests underway

    Friday, May 25 2018 1:23 PM EDT2018-05-25 17:23:12 GMT
    Sunday, May 27 2018 12:35 PM EDT2018-05-27 16:35:40 GMT
    A central Montana rancher shot a wolf-like animal after it was spotted in a pasture with livestock, but a closer look prompted state wildlife officials to take DNA samples to determine what type of animal it was.More >>
    A central Montana rancher shot a wolf-like animal after it was spotted in a pasture with livestock, but a closer look prompted state wildlife officials to take DNA samples to determine what type of animal it was.More >>
  • Baby panda born in Malaysia zoo makes public debut

    Baby panda born in Malaysia zoo makes public debut

    Saturday, May 26 2018 1:33 AM EDT2018-05-26 05:33:11 GMT
    Sunday, May 27 2018 12:35 PM EDT2018-05-27 16:35:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Vincent Thian). A new baby panda sits on the ground at Malaysia Zoo in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on Saturday, May 26, 2018. A baby panda born in a Malaysian zoo five months ago has made her first media appearance. The female panda, which has not...(AP Photo/Vincent Thian). A new baby panda sits on the ground at Malaysia Zoo in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on Saturday, May 26, 2018. A baby panda born in a Malaysian zoo five months ago has made her first media appearance. The female panda, which has not...
    A baby panda born in a Malaysian zoo five months ago has made her first media appearance.More >>
    A baby panda born in a Malaysian zoo five months ago has made her first media appearance.More >>
  • Problem with container spurs evacuation at nuke waste dump

    Problem with container spurs evacuation at nuke waste dump

    Friday, May 25 2018 6:53 PM EDT2018-05-25 22:53:49 GMT
    Sunday, May 27 2018 12:35 PM EDT2018-05-27 16:35:33 GMT
    The U.S. government's only underground nuclear waste repository was evacuated after a drum of waste was found to be misaligned inside its packaging.More >>
    The U.S. government's only underground nuclear waste repository was evacuated after a drum of waste was found to be misaligned inside its packaging.More >>
  • Officials: Efforts failing to save US West sagebrush land

    Officials: Efforts failing to save US West sagebrush land

    Thursday, May 24 2018 2:22 PM EDT2018-05-24 18:22:19 GMT
    Sunday, May 27 2018 12:35 PM EDT2018-05-27 16:35:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Don Ryan, File). FILE - In this Aug. 5, 2015 file photo, fire engulfs sagebrush near Roosevelt, Wash. Federal officials say they're losing the battle against a devastating combination of invasive plant species and wildfires in the vast sagebr...(AP Photo/Don Ryan, File). FILE - In this Aug. 5, 2015 file photo, fire engulfs sagebrush near Roosevelt, Wash. Federal officials say they're losing the battle against a devastating combination of invasive plant species and wildfires in the vast sagebr...
    Officials say they're losing the battle against a devastating combination of invasive plant species and wildfires in the vast sagebrush habitats in the U.S. West that support cattle ranching and recreation and are...More >>
    Officials say they're losing the battle against a devastating combination of invasive plant species and wildfires in the vast sagebrush habitats in the U.S. West that support cattle ranching and recreation and are home to an imperiled bird.More >>
  • Court: Montana minimizes impact of mining near Yellowstone

    Court: Montana minimizes impact of mining near Yellowstone

    Friday, May 25 2018 4:22 PM EDT2018-05-25 20:22:56 GMT
    Sunday, May 27 2018 12:35 PM EDT2018-05-27 16:35:28 GMT
    A gold exploration proposal just north of Yellowstone National Park has suffered a major setback with a court ruling that says Montana officials understated mining's potential harm to land, water and wildlife.More >>
    A gold exploration proposal just north of Yellowstone National Park has suffered a major setback with a court ruling that says Montana officials understated mining's potential harm to land, water and wildlife.More >>
  • Trump aims to make it easier for companies to get to space

    Trump aims to make it easier for companies to get to space

    Thursday, May 24 2018 5:52 PM EDT2018-05-24 21:52:17 GMT
    Sunday, May 27 2018 12:35 PM EDT2018-05-27 16:35:26 GMT
    President Donald Trump is asking the government to make it easier for companies to get to and from space.More >>
    President Donald Trump is asking the government to make it easier for companies to get to and from space.More >>
  • Space station accepts special delivery from Virginia

    Space station accepts special delivery from Virginia

    Thursday, May 24 2018 5:41 AM EDT2018-05-24 09:41:57 GMT
    Sunday, May 27 2018 12:35 PM EDT2018-05-27 16:35:25 GMT
    The International Space Station has accepted delivery of more than 7,000 pounds of supplies from Virginia.More >>
    The International Space Station has accepted delivery of more than 7,000 pounds of supplies from Virginia.More >>
  • Legend of Loch Ness Monster will be tested with DNA samples

    Legend of Loch Ness Monster will be tested with DNA samples

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 11:13 PM EDT2018-05-23 03:13:14 GMT
    Sunday, May 27 2018 9:46 AM EDT2018-05-27 13:46:10 GMT
    A New Zealand scientist is leading an international team to Loch Ness next month, where they will take samples of the murky waters and conduct DNA tests to determine what species live there. (Source: cezzie901/Flickr)A New Zealand scientist is leading an international team to Loch Ness next month, where they will take samples of the murky waters and conduct DNA tests to determine what species live there. (Source: cezzie901/Flickr)

    A New Zealand scientist is leading an international team to Loch Ness next month, where they will take samples of the murky waters and conduct DNA tests to determine what species live there.

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    A New Zealand scientist is leading an international team to Loch Ness next month, where they will take samples of the murky waters and conduct DNA tests to determine what species live there.

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  • Forecasters predict Central Pacific could see 6 hurricanes

    Forecasters predict Central Pacific could see 6 hurricanes

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 7:53 PM EDT2018-05-23 23:53:21 GMT
    Saturday, May 26 2018 2:04 AM EDT2018-05-26 06:04:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/P. Solomon Banda, File). File - In this Oct. 19, 2014, file photo, Maryanne Fisher, of League City, Texas, stands in the rain on Waikiki Beach with Diamond Head in the background in Honolulu as Hurricane Ana brought a steady rain to the Hawai...(AP Photo/P. Solomon Banda, File). File - In this Oct. 19, 2014, file photo, Maryanne Fisher, of League City, Texas, stands in the rain on Waikiki Beach with Diamond Head in the background in Honolulu as Hurricane Ana brought a steady rain to the Hawai...
    Forecasters say the Central Pacific stands could see anywhere from three to five hurricanes this year.More >>
    Forecasters say the Central Pacific stands could see anywhere from three to five hurricanes this year.More >>
  • Study offers new look at why our brains evolved to be so big

    Study offers new look at why our brains evolved to be so big

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 1:13 PM EDT2018-05-23 17:13:47 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 9:56 PM EDT2018-05-26 01:56:21 GMT
    (Oscar G. Mason/J.C. Dalton/Philadelphia, Lea Brothers & Co. via AP). This 1885 photo shows a side view of a human brain. In relation to body size, our brains are huge, about six times larger than one would expect from other mammals. And this three...(Oscar G. Mason/J.C. Dalton/Philadelphia, Lea Brothers & Co. via AP). This 1885 photo shows a side view of a human brain. In relation to body size, our brains are huge, about six times larger than one would expect from other mammals. And this three...
    A new study suggests our brains evolved to be so big largely to cope with the environmental demands our ancestors faced.More >>
    A new study suggests our brains evolved to be so big largely to cope with the environmental demands our ancestors faced.More >>
  • The Latest: US Southwest victim of dryness, rising temps

    The Latest: US Southwest victim of dryness, rising temps

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 5:13 PM EDT2018-05-23 21:13:44 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 7:07 PM EDT2018-05-25 23:07:54 GMT
    (AP photo/Dan Elliott, File). FILE - In this July 25, 2017, file photo, rafters float down the Colorado River near Moab, Utah. Rivers are drying up, popular mountain recreation spots are closing and water restrictions are in full swing as a persistent ...(AP photo/Dan Elliott, File). FILE - In this July 25, 2017, file photo, rafters float down the Colorado River near Moab, Utah. Rivers are drying up, popular mountain recreation spots are closing and water restrictions are in full swing as a persistent ...
    Rivers are drying up, popular mountain recreation spots are closing and water restrictions are in full swing as a persistent drought is intensifying its grip on pockets of the American Southwest.More >>
    Rivers are drying up, popular mountain recreation spots are closing and water restrictions are in full swing as a persistent drought is intensifying its grip on pockets of the American Southwest.More >>
  • Arizona educators consider altering evolution references

    Arizona educators consider altering evolution references

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 4:54 PM EDT2018-05-23 20:54:23 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 6:07 PM EDT2018-05-25 22:07:55 GMT
    The Arizona Department of Education is considering changes to school science standards, including instances when it may remove or alter references to evolution.More >>
    The Arizona Department of Education is considering changes to school science standards, including instances when it may remove or alter references to evolution.More >>
  • Lava from Hawaii volcano enters ocean from 3 flows

    Lava from Hawaii volcano enters ocean from 3 flows

    Thursday, May 24 2018 2:02 AM EDT2018-05-24 06:02:01 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 1:29 PM EDT2018-05-25 17:29:09 GMT
    (U.S. Geological Survey via AP). This photo from video from the U.S. Geological Survey shows blue burning flames of methane gas erupting through cracks on Kahukai Street in the Leilani Estates neighborhood of Pahoa on the island of Hawaii during the ov...(U.S. Geological Survey via AP). This photo from video from the U.S. Geological Survey shows blue burning flames of methane gas erupting through cracks on Kahukai Street in the Leilani Estates neighborhood of Pahoa on the island of Hawaii during the ov...
    Scientists in Hawaii have captured rare images of blue methane flames burning from cracks in the pavement as Kilauea volcano gushes lava in the background.More >>
    Scientists in Hawaii have captured rare images of blue methane flames burning from cracks in the pavement as Kilauea volcano gushes lava in the background.More >>
  • Science and commercial satellites launched from California

    Science and commercial satellites launched from California

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 4:02 PM EDT2018-05-22 20:02:49 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 2:27 AM EDT2018-05-25 06:27:55 GMT
    (Bill Ingalls/NASA via AP). In this photo provided by NASA, The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket is seen with the NASA/German Research Centre for Geosciences GRACE Follow-On spacecraft and onboard, Monday, May 21, 2018, at Space Launch Complex 4E at Vandenberg A...(Bill Ingalls/NASA via AP). In this photo provided by NASA, The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket is seen with the NASA/German Research Centre for Geosciences GRACE Follow-On spacecraft and onboard, Monday, May 21, 2018, at Space Launch Complex 4E at Vandenberg A...
    A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carrying two U.S.-German science satellites and five commercial communications satellites has blasted off from the central California coast.More >>
    A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carrying two U.S.-German science satellites and five commercial communications satellites has blasted off from the central California coast.More >>
  • Hunter accused of giving bribes for African elephant kill

    Hunter accused of giving bribes for African elephant kill

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 4:22 PM EDT2018-05-22 20:22:45 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 2:37 PM EDT2018-05-24 18:37:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi, File). FILE - In this Oct. 1, 2015, file photo, an elephant crosses a road at a national park in Hwange, Zimbabwe. Federal prosecutors in Colorado have indicted the owner of a South African hunting company, accusing the ...(AP Photo/Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi, File). FILE - In this Oct. 1, 2015, file photo, an elephant crosses a road at a national park in Hwange, Zimbabwe. Federal prosecutors in Colorado have indicted the owner of a South African hunting company, accusing the ...
    The owner of South African hunting company has been indicted in the United States on charges of bribing Zimbabwe officials to let a hunting party shoot elephants inside a national park.More >>
    The owner of South African hunting company has been indicted in the United States on charges of bribing Zimbabwe officials to let a hunting party shoot elephants inside a national park.More >>
  • Experts: China far side lunar mission potentially historic

    Experts: China far side lunar mission potentially historic

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 1:14 AM EDT2018-05-22 05:14:13 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 5:05 AM EDT2018-05-24 09:05:22 GMT
    (Cai Yang/Xinhua via AP). In this photo provided by China's official Xinhua News Agency, a Long March-4C rocket carrying a relay satellite, named Queqiao (Magpie Bridge), is launched from southwest China's Xichang Satellite Launch Center, Monday, May 2...(Cai Yang/Xinhua via AP). In this photo provided by China's official Xinhua News Agency, a Long March-4C rocket carrying a relay satellite, named Queqiao (Magpie Bridge), is launched from southwest China's Xichang Satellite Launch Center, Monday, May 2...
    Experts say China's ambition to soft-land a spacecraft on the far side of the moon later this year faces considerable challenges but if successful, would put its space program in the forefront of one of the most...More >>
    Experts say China's ambition to soft-land a spacecraft on the far side of the moon later this year faces considerable challenges but if successful, would put its space program in the forefront of one of the most important areas of lunar exploration.More >>
  • Hawaii volcano generates blue flames from burning methane

    Hawaii volcano generates blue flames from burning methane

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 2:03 AM EDT2018-05-23 06:03:11 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 1:54 AM EDT2018-05-24 05:54:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). A a geothermal plant is seen from the Leilani Estates subdivision near Pahoa, Hawaii, Tuesday, May 22, 2018. Authorities were racing Tuesday to close off production wells at the plant threatened by a lava flow from Kilauea volca...(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). A a geothermal plant is seen from the Leilani Estates subdivision near Pahoa, Hawaii, Tuesday, May 22, 2018. Authorities were racing Tuesday to close off production wells at the plant threatened by a lava flow from Kilauea volca...
    Production wells at a geothermal plant under threat by lava flowing from Hawaii's volcano have been plugged to prevent toxic gases from seeping out.More >>
    Production wells at a geothermal plant under threat by lava flowing from Hawaii's volcano have been plugged to prevent toxic gases from seeping out.More >>
  • Humans account for little next to plants, worms, bugs

    Humans account for little next to plants, worms, bugs

    Monday, May 21 2018 3:22 PM EDT2018-05-21 19:22:18 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:03 PM EDT2018-05-23 22:03:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Probst, File). FILE - In this April 11, 2018, file photo, two boys push their scooters through a park with green blossoming trees in Frankfurt, Germany. When you weigh all life on Earth, billions of humans don’t amount to much compare...(AP Photo/Michael Probst, File). FILE - In this April 11, 2018, file photo, two boys push their scooters through a park with green blossoming trees in Frankfurt, Germany. When you weigh all life on Earth, billions of humans don’t amount to much compare...
    Scientists now can estimate how much the different types of life on Earth weigh and humans don't nearly measure up to plants, bacteria or even earthworms.More >>
    Scientists now can estimate how much the different types of life on Earth weigh and humans don't nearly measure up to plants, bacteria or even earthworms.More >>
  • Jupiter's backward-flying asteroid from another star system

    Jupiter's backward-flying asteroid from another star system

    Monday, May 21 2018 8:12 AM EDT2018-05-21 12:12:00 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 5:25 PM EDT2018-05-23 21:25:25 GMT
    (GSFC) via AP, File). FILE - This April 3, 2017 file image made available by NASA shows the planet Jupiter when it was at a distance of about 668 million kilometers (415 million miles) from Earth. On Monday, May 21, 2018, scientists reported that an as...(GSFC) via AP, File). FILE - This April 3, 2017 file image made available by NASA shows the planet Jupiter when it was at a distance of about 668 million kilometers (415 million miles) from Earth. On Monday, May 21, 2018, scientists reported that an as...
    An asteroid orbiting backward out near Jupiter actually hails from another star system.More >>
    An asteroid orbiting backward out near Jupiter actually hails from another star system.More >>
  • Indonesia raises alert for Merapi volcano, sets no-go zone

    Indonesia raises alert for Merapi volcano, sets no-go zone

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 12:52 AM EDT2018-05-22 04:52:24 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 3:45 PM EDT2018-05-23 19:45:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Slamet Riyadi). A man watches as Mount Merapi spews volcanic smoke in Yogyakarta, Indonesia, Tuesday, May 22, 2018. Indonesian authorities raised the alert for the country's most volatile volcano, located on the densely populated island of Ja...(AP Photo/Slamet Riyadi). A man watches as Mount Merapi spews volcanic smoke in Yogyakarta, Indonesia, Tuesday, May 22, 2018. Indonesian authorities raised the alert for the country's most volatile volcano, located on the densely populated island of Ja...
    Indonesian authorities raised the alert for the country's volatile Mount Merapi volcano, located on the densely populated island of Java, and ordered people within 3 kilometers to evacuate.More >>
    Indonesian authorities raised the alert for the country's volatile Mount Merapi volcano, located on the densely populated island of Java, and ordered people within 3 kilometers to evacuate.More >>
  • NASA shipper Orbital ATK launches space station supplies

    NASA shipper Orbital ATK launches space station supplies

    Monday, May 21 2018 4:51 AM EDT2018-05-21 08:51:52 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 1:27 PM EDT2018-05-23 17:27:04 GMT
    The Antares rocket blasted off from Wallops Island before dawn, treating early risers along the East Coast to a cosmic light show, at least where skies were clear. (Source: NASA TV/CNN)The Antares rocket blasted off from Wallops Island before dawn, treating early risers along the East Coast to a cosmic light show, at least where skies were clear. (Source: NASA TV/CNN)

    One of NASA's prime shippers, Orbital ATK, has launched a fresh load of supplies to the International Space Station.

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    One of NASA's prime shippers, Orbital ATK, has launched a fresh load of supplies to the International Space Station.

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  • Correction: Science Says-Green-Blooded Lizard story

    Correction: Science Says-Green-Blooded Lizard story

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 2:09 PM EDT2018-05-16 18:09:55 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 10:56 AM EDT2018-05-23 14:56:29 GMT
    (Christopher Austin via AP). This undated photo provided by Christopher Austin in May 2018 shows a prehensile tailed skink (Prasinohaema prehensicauda) from the highlands of New Papua New Guinea. The high concentrations of the green bile pigment bilive...(Christopher Austin via AP). This undated photo provided by Christopher Austin in May 2018 shows a prehensile tailed skink (Prasinohaema prehensicauda) from the highlands of New Papua New Guinea. The high concentrations of the green bile pigment bilive...
    Scientists are gaining evolutionary insights into why a group of lizards in New Guinea have green blood.More >>
    Scientists are gaining evolutionary insights into why a group of lizards in New Guinea have green blood.More >>
  • Australian state government proposes protecting wild horses

    Australian state government proposes protecting wild horses

    Monday, May 21 2018 7:11 AM EDT2018-05-21 11:11:59 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 9:56 AM EDT2018-05-23 13:56:16 GMT
    An Australian state government has decided to legally protect rather than kill thousands of wild horses, infuriating scientists who argue the feral species is doing severe environmental damage to the country's...More >>
    An Australian state government has decided to legally protect rather than kill thousands of wild horses, infuriating scientists who argue the feral species is doing severe environmental damage to the country's iconic Snowy Mountains alpine region.More >>
  • Workers plugging energy wells as lava flows nearby

    Workers plugging energy wells as lava flows nearby

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 2:12 AM EDT2018-05-22 06:12:44 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 1:57 AM EDT2018-05-23 05:57:32 GMT
    (U.S. Geological Survey via AP). This image provided by the U.S. Geological Survey shows lava as it continues to enter the sea at two locations near Pahoa, Hawaii, Monday, May 21, 2018. Lava from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano is pouring into the sea and set...(U.S. Geological Survey via AP). This image provided by the U.S. Geological Survey shows lava as it continues to enter the sea at two locations near Pahoa, Hawaii, Monday, May 21, 2018. Lava from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano is pouring into the sea and set...
    The eruption of Kilauea volcano in Hawaii sparked new safety warnings about toxic gas on the Big Island's southern coastline after lava began flowing into the ocean and setting off a chemical reaction.More >>
    The eruption of Kilauea volcano in Hawaii sparked new safety warnings about toxic gas on the Big Island's southern coastline after lava began flowing into the ocean and setting off a chemical reaction.More >>
  • The Latest: Lava almost cut Hawaii man's leg in half

    The Latest: Lava almost cut Hawaii man's leg in half

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 6:53 PM EDT2018-05-22 22:53:25 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 1:26 AM EDT2018-05-23 05:26:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). Plumes of steam rise as lava enters the ocean near Pahoa, Hawaii Sunday, May 20, 2018. Kilauea volcano that is oozing, spewing and exploding on Hawaii's Big Island has gotten more hazardous in recent days, with rivers of molten ...(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). Plumes of steam rise as lava enters the ocean near Pahoa, Hawaii Sunday, May 20, 2018. Kilauea volcano that is oozing, spewing and exploding on Hawaii's Big Island has gotten more hazardous in recent days, with rivers of molten ...
    There have been two new small explosive eruptions at the summit of Kilauea volcano on Hawaii's Big Island.More >>
    There have been two new small explosive eruptions at the summit of Kilauea volcano on Hawaii's Big Island.More >>
  • Hawaii lava evacuees grow weary as uncertainty drags on

    Hawaii lava evacuees grow weary as uncertainty drags on

    Sunday, May 20 2018 2:33 PM EDT2018-05-20 18:33:51 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 5:45 PM EDT2018-05-22 21:45:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). Lava flows toward the ocean near Pahoa, Hawaii Saturday, May 19, 2018. Two fissures that opened up in a rural Hawaii community have merged to produce faster and more fluid lava. Scientists say the characteristics of lava oozing ...(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). Lava flows toward the ocean near Pahoa, Hawaii Saturday, May 19, 2018. Two fissures that opened up in a rural Hawaii community have merged to produce faster and more fluid lava. Scientists say the characteristics of lava oozing ...
    Hawaii residents forced to evacuate their homes because of lava oozing from cracks in their neighborhoods are growing weary.More >>
    Hawaii residents forced to evacuate their homes because of lava oozing from cracks in their neighborhoods are growing weary.More >>
  • What is lava haze? A look at Hawaii's latest volcanic hazard

    What is lava haze? A look at Hawaii's latest volcanic hazard

    Monday, May 21 2018 1:22 AM EDT2018-05-21 05:22:13 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 3:45 PM EDT2018-05-22 19:45:48 GMT
    (U.S. Geological Survey via AP). In this image provided by the U.S. Geological Survey, lava from fissure 20 enters the ocean near Pahoa, Hawaii on Sunday, May 20, 2018. The volcano that is oozing, spewing and exploding on Hawaii's Big Island has gotten...(U.S. Geological Survey via AP). In this image provided by the U.S. Geological Survey, lava from fissure 20 enters the ocean near Pahoa, Hawaii on Sunday, May 20, 2018. The volcano that is oozing, spewing and exploding on Hawaii's Big Island has gotten...
    White plumes of acid and extremely fine shards of glass are billowing into the sky over Hawaii as molten rock from Kilauea volcano pours down a hillside and into the ocean.More >>
    White plumes of acid and extremely fine shards of glass are billowing into the sky over Hawaii as molten rock from Kilauea volcano pours down a hillside and into the ocean.More >>
  • 'Jurassic Park' dinosaur expert's next big thing: holograms

    'Jurassic Park' dinosaur expert's next big thing: holograms

    Sunday, May 20 2018 12:11 PM EDT2018-05-20 16:11:40 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 2:16 PM EDT2018-05-22 18:16:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Volz, File). FILE - In this May 21, 2016, file photo, Jack Horner sits under Montana's T-Rex in the Museum of the Rockies in Bozeman, Mont. The Montana paleontologist, Horner, who consulted with director Steven Spielberg on the “Jurassic...(AP Photo/Matt Volz, File). FILE - In this May 21, 2016, file photo, Jack Horner sits under Montana's T-Rex in the Museum of the Rockies in Bozeman, Mont. The Montana paleontologist, Horner, who consulted with director Steven Spielberg on the “Jurassic...
    'Jurassic Park' dino expert Jack Horner sees hologram exhibit as the next big thing to display his colorful, bird-like dinosaurs.More >>
    'Jurassic Park' dino expert Jack Horner sees hologram exhibit as the next big thing to display his colorful, bird-like dinosaurs.More >>
  • China launches relay satellite for far side moon landing

    China launches relay satellite for far side moon landing

    Monday, May 21 2018 12:51 AM EDT2018-05-21 04:51:45 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 1:26 AM EDT2018-05-22 05:26:09 GMT
    China has launched a relay satellite as part of a groundbreaking program to land a probe on the far side of the moon this year.More >>
    China has launched a relay satellite as part of a groundbreaking program to land a probe on the far side of the moon this year.More >>
  • Cyclists tried to scare cougar but it attacked, killing 1

    Cyclists tried to scare cougar but it attacked, killing 1

    Sunday, May 20 2018 1:31 AM EDT2018-05-20 05:31:13 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 11:46 PM EDT2018-05-22 03:46:41 GMT
    (Alan Berner /The Seattle Times via AP). Washington State Fish and Wildlife Police confer with an individual from the King County Medical Examiner's and a King County Sheriff's deputy on a remote gravel road above Snoqualmie, WA., following a fatal cou...(Alan Berner /The Seattle Times via AP). Washington State Fish and Wildlife Police confer with an individual from the King County Medical Examiner's and a King County Sheriff's deputy on a remote gravel road above Snoqualmie, WA., following a fatal cou...

    Authorities say the cougar believed responsible for the attack has been euthanized.

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    Authorities say the cougar believed responsible for the attack has been euthanized.

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  • The Latest: More dead whales found in San Francisco Bay Area

    The Latest: More dead whales found in San Francisco Bay Area

    Friday, May 18 2018 8:06 PM EDT2018-05-19 00:06:20 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 2:25 PM EDT2018-05-21 18:25:13 GMT
    A second dead whale has been found in the San Francisco Bay Area, and experts will try to determine what killed the animals discovered Friday.More >>
    A second dead whale has been found in the San Francisco Bay Area, and experts will try to determine what killed the animals discovered Friday.More >>
  • Hawaii volcano explosions could go for weeks, experts say

    Hawaii volcano explosions could go for weeks, experts say

    Thursday, May 17 2018 9:10 PM EDT2018-05-18 01:10:27 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 7:26 AM EDT2018-05-21 11:26:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Caleb Jones). Clouds, ash and volcanic gases hang over Hawaii's Big Island, Thursday, May 17, 2018, after Kilauea volcano erupted from the summit crater earlier in the day.(AP Photo/Caleb Jones). Clouds, ash and volcanic gases hang over Hawaii's Big Island, Thursday, May 17, 2018, after Kilauea volcano erupted from the summit crater earlier in the day.
    Scientist predictions from eight days ago of powerful steam-driven explosions at Hawaii's Kilauea volcano have come true.More >>
    Scientist predictions from eight days ago of powerful steam-driven explosions at Hawaii's Kilauea volcano have come true.More >>
  • Sea otters rebound but struggle to regain historic range

    Sea otters rebound but struggle to regain historic range

    Thursday, May 17 2018 12:39 AM EDT2018-05-17 04:39:29 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 6:33 AM EDT2018-05-21 10:33:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Risberg). In this photo taken Monday, March 26, 2018, sea otters are seen together along the Elkhorn Slough in Moss Landing, Calif. Along 300 miles of California coastline, including Elkhorn Slough, a wildlife-friendly pocket of tidal sa...(AP Photo/Eric Risberg). In this photo taken Monday, March 26, 2018, sea otters are seen together along the Elkhorn Slough in Moss Landing, Calif. Along 300 miles of California coastline, including Elkhorn Slough, a wildlife-friendly pocket of tidal sa...
    Despite decades of government protection, southern sea otters on West Coast still only occupy about a fraction of their historic range.More >>
    Despite decades of government protection, southern sea otters on West Coast still only occupy about a fraction of their historic range.More >>
  • Rhino in San Diego pregnant, could help save subspecies

    Rhino in San Diego pregnant, could help save subspecies

    Thursday, May 17 2018 12:50 PM EDT2018-05-17 16:50:13 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 4:02 AM EDT2018-05-21 08:02:16 GMT
    A southern white rhino named Victoria has become pregnant through artificial insemination at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park.More >>
    A southern white rhino named Victoria has become pregnant through artificial insemination at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park.More >>
  • Faster-moving Hawaii lava gushes into sea, spews new danger

    Faster-moving Hawaii lava gushes into sea, spews new danger

    Sunday, May 20 2018 1:01 AM EDT2018-05-20 05:01:32 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 1:14 AM EDT2018-05-21 05:14:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). A resident photographs toxic gases emitting from cracks in the Leilani Estates subdivision near Pahoa, Hawaii Saturday, May 19, 2018. Two fissures that opened up in a rural Hawaii community have merged to produce faster and more...(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). A resident photographs toxic gases emitting from cracks in the Leilani Estates subdivision near Pahoa, Hawaii Saturday, May 19, 2018. Two fissures that opened up in a rural Hawaii community have merged to produce faster and more...
    Lava has destroyed four homes and left dozens of others in the shadow of Hawaii's Kilauea volcano isolated, forcing more residents to plan for a possible evacuation.More >>
    Lava has destroyed four homes and left dozens of others in the shadow of Hawaii's Kilauea volcano isolated, forcing more residents to plan for a possible evacuation.More >>
  • Alaska fishermen: Sea otter comeback is eating into profits

    Alaska fishermen: Sea otter comeback is eating into profits

    Thursday, May 17 2018 12:39 AM EDT2018-05-17 04:39:56 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 7:55 PM EDT2018-05-20 23:55:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Dan Joling, File). In this May 21, 2016 file photo, a northern sea otter floats on its back while crushing a clam shell with its teeth in the small boat harbor at Seward, Alaska. Sea otters, once wiped out by hunting along Alaska's Panhandle,...(AP Photo/Dan Joling, File). In this May 21, 2016 file photo, a northern sea otter floats on its back while crushing a clam shell with its teeth in the small boat harbor at Seward, Alaska. Sea otters, once wiped out by hunting along Alaska's Panhandle,...
    Sea otters have come back from the brink of extinction along Alaska's Panhandle but fishermen who target shellfish are seeking relief from their voracious appetites.More >>
    Sea otters have come back from the brink of extinction along Alaska's Panhandle but fishermen who target shellfish are seeking relief from their voracious appetites.More >>
  • Archaeologists find street of balconies in Italy's Pompeii

    Archaeologists find street of balconies in Italy's Pompeii

    Thursday, May 17 2018 3:19 PM EDT2018-05-17 19:19:45 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 5:36 PM EDT2018-05-20 21:36:16 GMT
    Archaeologists excavating an unexplored part of Italy's volcanic ash-covered city of Pompeii have discovered a street of houses with intact balconies that were buried when Mount Vesuvius erupted in 79 AD.More >>
    Archaeologists excavating an unexplored part of Italy's volcanic ash-covered city of Pompeii have discovered a street of houses with intact balconies that were buried when Mount Vesuvius erupted in 79 AD.More >>
  • Clocks may go a little cuckoo with power grid change

    Clocks may go a little cuckoo with power grid change

    Thursday, May 17 2018 1:32 PM EDT2018-05-17 17:32:21 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 3:43 PM EDT2018-05-20 19:43:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Patrick Sison). FILE - This Tuesday, June 30, 2015 file photo shows a wall clock in New York. Plugged-in clocks may be losing or gaining as much as seven and a half minutes between May and November 2018 because of U.S. government energy dereg...(AP Photo/Patrick Sison). FILE - This Tuesday, June 30, 2015 file photo shows a wall clock in New York. Plugged-in clocks may be losing or gaining as much as seven and a half minutes between May and November 2018 because of U.S. government energy dereg...
    Some clocks in U.S. may be running too slow or too fast because of a change to a power grid rule.More >>
    Some clocks in U.S. may be running too slow or too fast because of a change to a power grid rule.More >>
  • Emissions of banned ozone-eating chemical somehow are rising

    Emissions of banned ozone-eating chemical somehow are rising

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 1:18 PM EDT2018-05-16 17:18:44 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 1:15 AM EDT2018-05-20 05:15:50 GMT
    (Patrick Cullis/NOAA via AP). This undated photo provided by NOAA in May 2018 shows aurora australis near the South Pole Atmospheric Research Observatory in Antarctica. When a hole in the ozone formed over Antarctica, countries around the world in 1987...(Patrick Cullis/NOAA via AP). This undated photo provided by NOAA in May 2018 shows aurora australis near the South Pole Atmospheric Research Observatory in Antarctica. When a hole in the ozone formed over Antarctica, countries around the world in 1987...
    Emissions are somehow rising of a banned chemical that eats away at Earth's protective ozone layer, surprising scientists.More >>
    Emissions are somehow rising of a banned chemical that eats away at Earth's protective ozone layer, surprising scientists.More >>
  • Hawaii lava flow ramps up as new magma mixes with old

    Hawaii lava flow ramps up as new magma mixes with old

    Saturday, May 19 2018 1:30 AM EDT2018-05-19 05:30:53 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 12:41 AM EDT2018-05-20 04:41:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marco Garcia). Lava crosses the road near Pohoiki Road, Friday, May 18, 2018, near Pahoa, Hawaii. Several open fissure vents are still producing lava splatter and flow in evacuated areas. Gas is also pouring from the vents, cloaking homes and...(AP Photo/Marco Garcia). Lava crosses the road near Pohoiki Road, Friday, May 18, 2018, near Pahoa, Hawaii. Several open fissure vents are still producing lava splatter and flow in evacuated areas. Gas is also pouring from the vents, cloaking homes and...
    Hawaii officials warned residents that fast-moving lava was approaching an area near homes that were previously destroyed by eruptions from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano.More >>
    Hawaii officials warned residents that fast-moving lava was approaching an area near homes that were previously destroyed by eruptions from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano.More >>
  • Hawaii officials warn residents about latest lava flow

    Hawaii officials warn residents about latest lava flow

    Friday, May 18 2018 2:20 AM EDT2018-05-18 06:20:27 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 1:20 AM EDT2018-05-19 05:20:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Caleb Jones). Lindsey Magnani, center, her finance Elroy Rodrigues, left, and their children, Kahele, right, and Kayden, not shown, pick up respirators to help protect against ash from Kilauea volcano, Thursday, May 17, 2018, in Volcano, Hawa...(AP Photo/Caleb Jones). Lindsey Magnani, center, her finance Elroy Rodrigues, left, and their children, Kahele, right, and Kayden, not shown, pick up respirators to help protect against ash from Kilauea volcano, Thursday, May 17, 2018, in Volcano, Hawa...
    A volcano on Hawaii's Big Island has spewed a steely gray plume of ash into the sky that began raining down on a nearby town.More >>
    A volcano on Hawaii's Big Island has spewed a steely gray plume of ash into the sky that began raining down on a nearby town.More >>
  • Study says China-backed dam in Cambodia would destroy Mekong

    Study says China-backed dam in Cambodia would destroy Mekong

    Thursday, May 17 2018 3:49 AM EDT2018-05-17 07:49:27 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 7:53 PM EDT2018-05-18 23:53:33 GMT
    A study says a Chinese-backed plan for Cambodia to build the Mekong River's biggest dam would destroy fisheries that feed millions and worsen tensions with Vietnam, the downstream country with most to lose from...More >>
    A study says a Chinese-backed plan for Cambodia to build the Mekong River's biggest dam would destroy fisheries that feed millions and worsen tensions with Vietnam, the downstream country with most to lose from dams on the waterway.More >>
  • 'Excited and scared': Hawaii volcano spews huge cloud of ash

    'Excited and scared': Hawaii volcano spews huge cloud of ash

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 2:09 PM EDT2018-05-16 18:09:23 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 1:33 AM EDT2018-05-18 05:33:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Caleb Jones). Lava shoots into the night sky from active fissures on the lower east rift of the Kilauea volcano, Tuesday, May 15, 2018, near Pahoa, Hawaii.(AP Photo/Caleb Jones). Lava shoots into the night sky from active fissures on the lower east rift of the Kilauea volcano, Tuesday, May 15, 2018, near Pahoa, Hawaii.
    A geophysicist says a plume that's rising from the Kilauea volcano summit on Hawaii's Big Island does not contain as much ash as it did Tuesday.More >>
    A geophysicist says a plume that's rising from the Kilauea volcano summit on Hawaii's Big Island does not contain as much ash as it did Tuesday.More >>
  • Spacewalking astronauts perform pump swap at space station

    Spacewalking astronauts perform pump swap at space station

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 8:19 AM EDT2018-05-16 12:19:53 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 9:22 PM EDT2018-05-18 01:22:31 GMT
    NASA astronauts are taking a spacewalk to shuffle around a couple of space station pumps.More >>
    NASA astronauts are taking a spacewalk to shuffle around a couple of space station pumps.More >>
  • EU takes 6 member states to court over air quality

    EU takes 6 member states to court over air quality

    Thursday, May 17 2018 12:39 PM EDT2018-05-17 16:39:58 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 7:22 PM EDT2018-05-17 23:22:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Martin Meissner, File). FILE - In this Dec. 16, 2009 file photo, steam and smoke rise from a coal burning power plant in Gelsenkirchen, Germany. The European Union is taking six member states to court for exposing their citizens to too much a...(AP Photo/Martin Meissner, File). FILE - In this Dec. 16, 2009 file photo, steam and smoke rise from a coal burning power plant in Gelsenkirchen, Germany. The European Union is taking six member states to court for exposing their citizens to too much a...
    The European Union is taking six member states to court for exposing their citizens to too much air pollution.More >>
    The European Union is taking six member states to court for exposing their citizens to too much air pollution.More >>
  • Church with $2K in gas driller's stock wins methane vote

    Church with $2K in gas driller's stock wins methane vote

    Thursday, May 17 2018 6:00 PM EDT2018-05-17 22:00:15 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 6:20 PM EDT2018-05-17 22:20:06 GMT
    A church with a minuscule stake in Range Resources has won shareholder approval of a resolution to force Pennsylvania's largest natural gas driller to produce a report on its effort to scale back methane emissions.More >>
    A church with a minuscule stake in Range Resources has won shareholder approval of a resolution to force Pennsylvania's largest natural gas driller to produce a report on its effort to scale back methane emissions.More >>
  • Greenpeace: Paper giant cut forests during conservation pact

    Greenpeace: Paper giant cut forests during conservation pact

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 9:48 PM EDT2018-05-16 01:48:45 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 1:26 PM EDT2018-05-17 17:26:50 GMT
    Greenpeace has ended a five-year truce with one of the world's largest pulp and paper companies, accusing it of cutting down tropical forests in Indonesia during the entire time the two were cooperating on...More >>
    Greenpeace has ended a five-year truce with one of the world's largest pulp and paper companies, accusing it of cutting down tropical forests in Indonesia during the entire time the two were cooperating on conservation.More >>
  • Popular science center that featured sharks, Titanic closing

    Popular science center that featured sharks, Titanic closing

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 6:26 PM EDT2018-05-15 22:26:57 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 1:05 PM EDT2018-05-17 17:05:51 GMT
    A popular science center that has attracted traveling exhibits to Maine's largest city is closing its doors.More >>
    A popular science center that has attracted traveling exhibits to Maine's largest city is closing its doors.More >>
  • Homeowners scramble as Hawaii volcano spews ash, lava

    Homeowners scramble as Hawaii volcano spews ash, lava

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 2:54 AM EDT2018-05-15 06:54:23 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 1:05 PM EDT2018-05-17 17:05:49 GMT
    (Heather E. Hedenschau/Big Island Brokers via AP). This October 2017 photo shows the home of Patricia Deter in Leilani Estates near the town of Pahoa on the island of Hawaii. Deter owned her Hawaii home for about a month before lava from a volcano erup...(Heather E. Hedenschau/Big Island Brokers via AP). This October 2017 photo shows the home of Patricia Deter in Leilani Estates near the town of Pahoa on the island of Hawaii. Deter owned her Hawaii home for about a month before lava from a volcano erup...
    Destructive lava prompts worried Hawaii homeowners to ask: Am I covered for volcanos?.More >>
    Destructive lava prompts worried Hawaii homeowners to ask: Am I covered for volcanos?.More >>
  • The Latest: National Guard ready to evacuate people

    The Latest: National Guard ready to evacuate people

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 6:40 PM EDT2018-05-16 22:40:09 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 1:31 AM EDT2018-05-17 05:31:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Caleb Jones). Lava shoots into the night sky from active fissures on the lower east rift of the Kilauea volcano, Tuesday, May 15, 2018, near Pahoa, Hawaii.(AP Photo/Caleb Jones). Lava shoots into the night sky from active fissures on the lower east rift of the Kilauea volcano, Tuesday, May 15, 2018, near Pahoa, Hawaii.
    Hawaii Gov. David Ige says the state is forming a joint task force that could handle mass evacuations of the Big Island's Puna district if lava from Kilauea volcano covers major roads and isolates the area.More >>
    Hawaii Gov. David Ige says the state is forming a joint task force that could handle mass evacuations of the Big Island's Puna district if lava from Kilauea volcano covers major roads and isolates the area.More >>
  • Poland ready to end extensive logging in pristine old forest

    Poland ready to end extensive logging in pristine old forest

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 12:46 PM EDT2018-05-15 16:46:47 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 1:03 AM EDT2018-05-17 05:03:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski, File). In a Sunday, Aug. 13, 2017 file photo, people take part in a protest against large-scale government logging in the Bialowieza Forest, Poland. Poland’s environment authorities say that a decision has been taken to off...(AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski, File). In a Sunday, Aug. 13, 2017 file photo, people take part in a protest against large-scale government logging in the Bialowieza Forest, Poland. Poland’s environment authorities say that a decision has been taken to off...
    Poland's environment authorities say that a decision has been taken to officially stop the extensive logging in one of Europe's oldest forests that has been declared illegal by a top European Union court.More >>
    Poland's environment authorities say that a decision has been taken to officially stop the extensive logging in one of Europe's oldest forests that has been declared illegal by a top European Union court.More >>
  • Brexit in space: EU, Britain fight over Galileo navigation

    Brexit in space: EU, Britain fight over Galileo navigation

    Monday, May 14 2018 8:14 AM EDT2018-05-14 12:14:05 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 12:03 AM EDT2018-05-17 04:03:03 GMT
    (Stefan Rousseau/PA via AP). From left, Liberal Democrat former deputy PM Nick Clegg, Tory ex-education secretary Nicky Morgan and Labour former foreign secretary David Miliband speaking at a cross-party intervention Brexit negotiation at Tilda Rice Mi...(Stefan Rousseau/PA via AP). From left, Liberal Democrat former deputy PM Nick Clegg, Tory ex-education secretary Nicky Morgan and Labour former foreign secretary David Miliband speaking at a cross-party intervention Brexit negotiation at Tilda Rice Mi...
    Former British Foreign Secretary David Miliband has joined with politicians from rival parties to call for Britain to retain the closest possible ties with the European Union after Brexit.More >>
    Former British Foreign Secretary David Miliband has joined with politicians from rival parties to call for Britain to retain the closest possible ties with the European Union after Brexit.More >>
  • Colorado mom scares off bear attacking 5-year-old daughter

    Colorado mom scares off bear attacking 5-year-old daughter

    Monday, May 14 2018 5:14 PM EDT2018-05-14 21:14:30 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 5:26 PM EDT2018-05-16 21:26:44 GMT
    The unidentified girl was in good condition at a hospital. (Source: Pixabay)The unidentified girl was in good condition at a hospital. (Source: Pixabay)

    Officials say a 5-year-old Colorado girl who was attacked by a black bear outside her home is expected to recover thanks to the quick thinking of her mother.

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    Officials say a 5-year-old Colorado girl who was attacked by a black bear outside her home is expected to recover thanks to the quick thinking of her mother.

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  • Awe and fear: Lava in Hawaii sloshes, oozes, crackles, roars

    Awe and fear: Lava in Hawaii sloshes, oozes, crackles, roars

    Sunday, May 13 2018 12:33 PM EDT2018-05-13 16:33:44 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 2:25 PM EDT2018-05-16 18:25:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Caleb Jones, File). File - In this May 5, 2018, file photo, lava burns across a road in the Leilani Estates subdivision near Pahoa, Hawaii. The lava hisses, crackles and pops. It roars like an engine as it sloshes and bubbles. It shoots into ...(AP Photo/Caleb Jones, File). File - In this May 5, 2018, file photo, lava burns across a road in the Leilani Estates subdivision near Pahoa, Hawaii. The lava hisses, crackles and pops. It roars like an engine as it sloshes and bubbles. It shoots into ...
    For the past week, Hawaii's Kilauea volcano has spewed lava into the air, destroyed homes, forced residents into shelters and agitated an otherwise cheerful, small community where everyone is a neighbor.More >>
    For the past week, Hawaii's Kilauea volcano has spewed lava into the air, destroyed homes, forced residents into shelters and agitated an otherwise cheerful, small community where everyone is a neighbor.More >>
  • Hawaii volcano eruption costs tourism industry millions

    Hawaii volcano eruption costs tourism industry millions

    Monday, May 14 2018 2:34 AM EDT2018-05-14 06:34:04 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 1:53 PM EDT2018-05-16 17:53:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Caleb Jones). Gases rise from lava fissure 17 after it erupted early Sunday, May 13 2018 near Pahoa, Hawaii. The new fissure emitting steam and lava spatter spurred Hawaii officials to call for more evacuations on Sunday as residents braced f...(AP Photo/Caleb Jones). Gases rise from lava fissure 17 after it erupted early Sunday, May 13 2018 near Pahoa, Hawaii. The new fissure emitting steam and lava spatter spurred Hawaii officials to call for more evacuations on Sunday as residents braced f...
    A new fissure in Hawaii's Puna District sent gases and lava exploding into the air on Sunday, spurring officials to call for more evacuations as residents waited for a possible major eruption at Kilauea volcano's...More >>
    A new fissure in Hawaii's Puna District sent gases and lava exploding into the air on Sunday, spurring officials to call for more evacuations as residents waited for a possible major eruption at Kilauea volcano's summit.More >>
  • SpaceX's upgraded rocket soars with satellite for Bangladesh

    SpaceX's upgraded rocket soars with satellite for Bangladesh

    Friday, May 11 2018 4:31 PM EDT2018-05-11 20:31:57 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 12:03 PM EDT2018-05-16 16:03:30 GMT
    SpaceX launches a satellite for Bangladesh using an upgraded rocket designed for dozens of repeat flights.More >>
    SpaceX launches a satellite for Bangladesh using an upgraded rocket designed for dozens of repeat flights.More >>
  • Smithsonian museum to install Henrietta Lacks portrait

    Smithsonian museum to install Henrietta Lacks portrait

    Thursday, May 10 2018 10:31 PM EDT2018-05-11 02:31:30 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 5:24 AM EDT2018-05-16 09:24:06 GMT
    A portrait of Henrietta Lacks, whose cells were taken without her consent and widely used in groundbreaking research, will be installed at the Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery.More >>
    A portrait of Henrietta Lacks, whose cells were taken without her consent and widely used in groundbreaking research, will be installed at the Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery.More >>
  • Say goodbye to La Nina, maybe hello to a more normal summer

    Say goodbye to La Nina, maybe hello to a more normal summer

    Thursday, May 10 2018 3:11 PM EDT2018-05-10 19:11:21 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 9:25 PM EDT2018-05-16 01:25:28 GMT
    U.S. meteorologists say this winter's La Nina is gone.More >>
    U.S. meteorologists say this winter's La Nina is gone.More >>
  • Correction: West Coast Volcanoes-Q&A story

    Correction: West Coast Volcanoes-Q&A story

    Saturday, May 12 2018 11:42 AM EDT2018-05-12 15:42:52 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 4:22 PM EDT2018-05-15 20:22:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). In this May 7, 2018 photo, Mount Rainier is seen at dusk and framed by the Murray Morgan Bridge in downtown Tacoma, Wash. The eruption of the Kilauea volcano in Hawaii has geologic experts along the West Coast warily eyeing th...(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). In this May 7, 2018 photo, Mount Rainier is seen at dusk and framed by the Murray Morgan Bridge in downtown Tacoma, Wash. The eruption of the Kilauea volcano in Hawaii has geologic experts along the West Coast warily eyeing th...
    The eruption of a Hawaii volcano in the Pacific "Ring of Fire" has experts warily eyeing volcanic peaks on America's West Coast that are also part of the geologically active region.More >>
    The eruption of a Hawaii volcano in the Pacific "Ring of Fire" has experts warily eyeing volcanic peaks on America's West Coast that are also part of the geologically active region.More >>
  • Indonesia's most active volcano erupts, spews ash into sky

    Indonesia's most active volcano erupts, spews ash into sky

    Friday, May 11 2018 2:01 AM EDT2018-05-11 06:01:24 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 10:12 AM EDT2018-05-15 14:12:34 GMT
    Indonesia's most active volcano, Mount Merapi, has erupted with a column of volcanic materials rising in the sky.More >>
    Indonesia's most active volcano, Mount Merapi, has erupted with a column of volcanic materials rising in the sky.More >>
  • Sick pelicans mysteriously showing up in Southern California

    Sick pelicans mysteriously showing up in Southern California

    Thursday, May 10 2018 5:54 PM EDT2018-05-10 21:54:23 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 12:27 AM EDT2018-05-15 04:27:15 GMT
    (Grant Dillion/Pepperdine University via AP, file). FILE--In this April 28, 2018, file photo, made from video provided by Pepperdine University, shows one of a pair of pelicans crashing a graduation ceremony at Pepperdine University in Malibu, Calif. T...(Grant Dillion/Pepperdine University via AP, file). FILE--In this April 28, 2018, file photo, made from video provided by Pepperdine University, shows one of a pair of pelicans crashing a graduation ceremony at Pepperdine University in Malibu, Calif. T...
    A wildlife organization says there's been a surge in the number of sick and dying brown pelicans along the Southern California coast in the past week.More >>
    A wildlife organization says there's been a surge in the number of sick and dying brown pelicans along the Southern California coast in the past week.More >>
  • California, Florida stem cell clinics target of US lawsuit

    California, Florida stem cell clinics target of US lawsuit

    Wednesday, May 9 2018 8:11 PM EDT2018-05-10 00:11:21 GMT
    Monday, May 14 2018 4:38 PM EDT2018-05-14 20:38:12 GMT
    Prosecutors in California and Florida have sued to stop two companies from providing stem cell treatments, alleging the clinics marketed their procedures as remedies for ailments including cancer and heart disease...More >>
    Prosecutors in California and Florida have sued to stop two companies from providing stem cell treatments, alleging the clinics marketed their procedures as remedies for ailments including cancer and heart disease without proof of safety and efficacy.More >>
  • Red tide causing surf to glow in parts of California

    Red tide causing surf to glow in parts of California

    Wednesday, May 9 2018 7:17 AM EDT2018-05-09 11:17:22 GMT
    Monday, May 14 2018 1:19 PM EDT2018-05-14 17:19:17 GMT
    A red tide is causing the surf to glow in parts of California.More >>
    A red tide is causing the surf to glow in parts of California.More >>
  • Noisy Hawaiian volcano lava fissure prompts more evacuations

    Noisy Hawaiian volcano lava fissure prompts more evacuations

    Sunday, May 13 2018 11:53 AM EDT2018-05-13 15:53:32 GMT
    Monday, May 14 2018 2:04 AM EDT2018-05-14 06:04:49 GMT
    (Hawi'i County Fire Department via AP). This Saturday, May 12, 2018, aerial image released by the Hawi'i County Fire Department, show a view of fissure 16, bottom right, that erupted this morning beginning just before 7:00 a.m. HST in the Big Island of...(Hawi'i County Fire Department via AP). This Saturday, May 12, 2018, aerial image released by the Hawi'i County Fire Department, show a view of fissure 16, bottom right, that erupted this morning beginning just before 7:00 a.m. HST in the Big Island of...

    New lava fissures, ground deformation and abundant volcanic gases means eruptions on the eastern flank of Kilauea volcano are likely to continue.

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    New lava fissures, ground deformation and abundant volcanic gases means eruptions on the eastern flank of Kilauea volcano are likely to continue.

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  • Hawaii volcano spawns new fissure near geothermal plant

    Hawaii volcano spawns new fissure near geothermal plant

    Saturday, May 12 2018 1:32 AM EDT2018-05-12 05:32:38 GMT
    Sunday, May 13 2018 2:18 PM EDT2018-05-13 18:18:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). Ken Gadd, a first-time visitor from Dayton, Ohio, takes pictures of the entrance to Volcanoes National Park, Hawaii, Friday, May 11, 2018. The park is closed due to the threat of an explosive volcanic eruption. Warnings that Haw...(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). Ken Gadd, a first-time visitor from Dayton, Ohio, takes pictures of the entrance to Volcanoes National Park, Hawaii, Friday, May 11, 2018. The park is closed due to the threat of an explosive volcanic eruption. Warnings that Haw...
    Warnings that Hawaii's Kilauea volcano could shoot boulders and ash out of its summit crater are prompting some to cancel their plans to visit the Big Island.More >>
    Warnings that Hawaii's Kilauea volcano could shoot boulders and ash out of its summit crater are prompting some to cancel their plans to visit the Big Island.More >>
  • APNewsBreak: Pennsylvania funds clean air with VW settlement

    APNewsBreak: Pennsylvania funds clean air with VW settlement

    Thursday, May 10 2018 1:11 AM EDT2018-05-10 05:11:25 GMT
    Sunday, May 13 2018 12:04 PM EDT2018-05-13 16:04:40 GMT
    Pennsylvania plans to use a $118 million settlement with Volkswagen over the company's cheating on emissions tests to cut air pollution.More >>
    Pennsylvania plans to use a $118 million settlement with Volkswagen over the company's cheating on emissions tests to cut air pollution.More >>
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  • More LGBT issues loom as justices near wedding cake decision

    More LGBT issues loom as justices near wedding cake decision

    Saturday, May 26 2018 9:33 AM EDT2018-05-26 13:33:35 GMT
    Sunday, May 27 2018 1:46 PM EDT2018-05-27 17:46:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this Oct. 10, 2017, file photo, the Supreme Court in Washington is seen at sunset. A flood of lawsuits over LGBT rights is making its way through the courts and will continue, no matter the outcome in the...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this Oct. 10, 2017, file photo, the Supreme Court in Washington is seen at sunset. A flood of lawsuits over LGBT rights is making its way through the courts and will continue, no matter the outcome in the...

    A flood of lawsuits over LGBT rights is making its way through courts and that'll continue, no matter what the Supreme Court decides in the case of a baker who wouldn't create a wedding cake for a same-sex couple.

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    A flood of lawsuits over LGBT rights is making its way through courts and that'll continue, no matter what the Supreme Court decides in the case of a baker who wouldn't create a wedding cake for a same-sex couple.

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  • 'Solo' sputters in takeoff at box office with $83.3M

    'Solo' sputters in takeoff at box office with $83.3M

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    (Jonathan Olley/Lucasfilm via AP). In this image released by Lucasfilm, Alden Ehrenreich, right, and Joonas Suotamo appear in a scene from "Solo: A Star Wars Story."(Jonathan Olley/Lucasfilm via AP). In this image released by Lucasfilm, Alden Ehrenreich, right, and Joonas Suotamo appear in a scene from "Solo: A Star Wars Story."
    The Han Solo spinoff "Solo: A Star Wars Story" came in well below expectations with an $83.3 million opening weekend at the North American box office.More >>
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  • 75 years later, 'forgotten' WWII battle haunts soldiers

    75 years later, 'forgotten' WWII battle haunts soldiers

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    (AP Photo/Mark Thiessen). In this May 19, 2018, photo World War II veterans Allan Seroll, left, of Massachusetts, and William Roy Dover, right, of Alabama, right, attend a 75th anniversary celebration of the Battle of Attu in Anchorage, Alaska. Dover w...(AP Photo/Mark Thiessen). In this May 19, 2018, photo World War II veterans Allan Seroll, left, of Massachusetts, and William Roy Dover, right, of Alabama, right, attend a 75th anniversary celebration of the Battle of Attu in Anchorage, Alaska. Dover w...

    One of the bloodiest World War II battles in the Pacific was waged 75 years ago this month on Attu Island in Alaska's Aleutian Islands.

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    One of the bloodiest World War II battles in the Pacific was waged 75 years ago this month on Attu Island in Alaska's Aleutian Islands.

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