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Camera captures night sky spiral after SpaceX rocket launch

Jan. 27, 2023 19:01 PM EST

HONOLULU (AP) — A camera atop Hawaii’s tallest mountain has captured what looks like a spiral swirling through the night sky. Researchers believe it was from the launch of a military GPS satellite that lifted off earlier on a SpaceX rocket in Florida. The images...

Editorial Roundup: Georgia

Jan. 05, 2023 07:14 AM EST

Valdosta Daily Times. January 3, 2023. Editorial: Know what you can and cannot do while driving in Georgia Georgia has some of the most strict distracted driving laws in the nation. Yet people are still dying on Georgia roadways. In fact, Georgia has...

Climate reshapes life for tenacious gannets on Quebec isle

Nov. 13, 2022 14:13 PM EST

PERCE, Quebec (AP) — On Quebec’s Bonaventure Island, the ghosts of human habitation from years past and the birds that breed there now in extraordinary numbers tell the same story: of lives lived hard in a place of fairy-tale beauty. You see this from the tender ages on the...

Teen who killed rapist may face prison after leaving shelter

Nov. 07, 2022 16:13 PM EST

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — An 18-year-old sex trafficking victim who killed her rapist could be sent to prison after she walked away from an Iowa women’s shelter where she was serving probation following her conviction for manslaughter. An arrest warrant was issued for Pieper Lewis,...