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‘One giant leap’ toward a NASA Armstrong center?

June 8, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

This undated image provided by NASA shows President Dwight Eisenhower, center, commissioning Dr. T. Keith Glennan, right, as the first administrator for NASA and Dr. Hugh L. Dryden as deputy administrator, in Washington, D.C. A bill in Congress wants to rename the NASA Dryden Flight Research Center in Southern California after Neil Armstrong, the Apollo...

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Swedish Princess Madeleine weds New York banker

June 8, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

From left: Danish Crown Prince Frederik and his wife Crown princess Mary, Princess Marta Louise of Norway, Crown Princess Mette Marit and Crown Prince Haakon of Norway after the wedding ceremony in the Royal Chapel of Princess Madeleine of Sweden and...

San Onofre nuke plant to close after bitter fight

June 8, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

Area activists gather for a news conference outside the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station in San Clemente, Calif., Friday morning, June 7, 2013, after it was announced that the nuclear plant will be closing permanently. (AP Photo/The Orange County...

Since 9/11, life _ and surveillance _ made easier

June 8, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE- In this Monday, Feb. 25, 2013, file photo, New York Police Department security cameras are in place at the National September 11 Memorial and Museum, in New York. Since Sept. 11, 2001, Americans’ expectations of privacy have diminished remarkably....

Denials in surveillance program require decoding

June 7, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

A man walks past a Google sign in Mountain View, Calif., Friday, June 7, 2013. Google CEO Larry Page is denying reports linking the Internet search company to a secret government program that has provided the National Security Agency access to email and other...

Obama raises cybersecurity, economy in summit

June 7, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

President Barack Obama walks with Chinese President Xi Jinping at the Annenberg Retreat at Sunnylands as they meet for talks Friday, June 7, 2013, in Rancho Mirage, Calif. Seeking a fresh start to a complex relationship, the two leaders are retreating to the...

Global netizens worried over US spying

June 7, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

This undated photo made available by Google shows colorful pipes sending and receiving water for cooling Google’s data center in The Dalles, Ore. The blue pipes supply cold water and the red pipes return the warm water back to be cooled. (AP...

Nicaragua fast-tracks huge project

June 7, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

A boater navigates over Cocibolca Lake, also known as Nicaragua Lake, near Granada, Nicaragua, Friday, June 7, 2013. A concession to build a canal across Nicaragua linking the Pacific Ocean and Caribbean Sea, which would go through the waters of Lake...

Doctor who OK’d ‘Cuckoo’s Nest’ hospital use dies

June 7, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

In this Oct. 16, 2012 file photo, former Oregon State Hospital superintendent Dr. Dean Brooks, center participates in a ribbon cutting ceremony for a museum about the hospital. Brooks, 96, died May 30, 2013 in Salem, Ore., his family said. Brooks opened the...

Obama proposes lifting Lower 48 wolf protections

June 7, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

This April 18, 2008 photo released by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service shows a gray wolf. The Obama administration on Friday, June 7, 2013 proposed lifting most of the remaining federal protections for gray wolves across the mainland states, a move that...