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NASA names building for moonwalker Neil Armstrong

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NASA honored one of its most famous astronauts Monday by renaming a historic building at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida....

World breaks monthly heat record 2 times in a row
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The globe is on a hot streak, setting a heat record in June. That's after the world broke a record in May....

Shark sightings off Cape Cod a boon for tourism

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CHATHAM, Mass. (AP) -- Great white sharks are having an unusual effect on Cape Cod this summer, and many a merchant is going to need a bigger wallet....




Northwest wildlife refuges to phase out pesticide
GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) -- Federal wildlife refuges in the Northwest and Hawaii will phase out a class of pesticides that are chemically similar to nicotine because they pose a threat to bees and other pollinators key to crop growth....

As numbers of gray seals rise, so do conflicts
ROCKLAND, Maine (AP) -- Decades after gray seals were all but wiped out in New England waters, the population has rebounded so much that some frustrated residents are calling for a controlled hunt....

Celebrate 45 years since man's first steps on moon
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) -- Now's the time to get moonstruck....

Joely Richardson to play poet Emily Dickinson
NEW YORK (AP) -- Joely Richardson is coming back to a New York stage in something she never thought she'd do - a one-woman show....

After hybrid success, Toyota gambles on fuel cell
TOKYO (AP) -- Rocket science long dismissed as too impractical and expensive for everyday cars is getting a push into the mainstream by Toyota, the world's top-selling automaker....

Archaeologists excavate NY Colonial battleground
LAKE GEORGE, N.Y. (AP) -- Archaeologists are excavating an 18th-century battleground that was the site of a desperate stand by Colonial American troops, the flashpoint of a massacre and the location of the era's largest smallpox hospital....

66-yard crater appears in far northern Siberia
MOSCOW (AP) -- Russian scientists say they believe a 60-meter (66-yard) wide crater discovered recently in far northern Siberia could be the result of changing temperatures in the region....

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