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NASA Announces New Horizons Pluto Probe Will Be Okay for Flyby

NASA Announces New Horizons Pluto Probe Will Be Okay for Flyby

NASA announced late Sunday night that its New Horizons Pluto probe will be okay in time for its scheduled flyby of Pluto, in about a week, despite having temporarily lost contact with the probe. After a time span of more than an hour and twenty minutes during which NASA lost contact with the New Horizons […]

Jurassic World and Inside Out Top Terminator: Genisys and Magic Mike XXL

Jurassic World and Inside Out Top Terminator: Genisys and Magic Mike XXL

This July 4th holiday weekend, the blockbuster dino movie Jurassic World and the animated flick about feelings, Inside Out, topped Terminator: Genisys and Magic Mike XXL at the box office, though Terminator: Genisys had a strong international showing. Counting just the three-day-long July 4th holiday weekend, Jurassic World roared in at first place at the […]

Jumping Sturgeon in Florida Kills Girl Boating With Her Family

Jumping Sturgeon in Florida Kills Girl Boating With Her Family

A jumping sturgeon tragically killed a 5-year-old girl who was boating with her family in Florida on the Suwannee River. The incident happened this past Thursday, July 2, while the girl, Jaylon Rippy, was boating with her family near Fanning Springs. The large fish leaped out of the water and struck Rippy, also injuring her […]

Type 2 Diabetes: Weight Loss Surgery Better Than Lifestyle Changes?

Type 2 Diabetes: Weight Loss Surgery Better Than Lifestyle Changes?

A new study strongly suggests that weight loss surgery might be better than even lifestyle changes in combating type 2 diabetes. The study, which was published in the JAMA Surgery journal, is small, but many of the people involved in it who had weight loss surgery showed significant improvements in their diabetes symptoms in comparison […]

Ben Affleck and Garner Remain Together for Their Kids Despite Divorce

Ben Affleck and Garner Remain Together for Their Kids Despite Divorce

Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner are remaining together, at least for now, despite their impending divorce, with one source citing that they wanted to act like “mature adults for their children’s sake,” and do what is best for their kids. The source indicated that the pair wanted to handle their divorce much like Gwyneth Paltrow […]

Dolphin Crashes Wedding Anniversary by Breaking Woman’s Ankles

Dolphin Crashes Wedding Anniversary by Breaking Woman’s Ankles

A dolphin leaped onto a boat off the coast of San Diego during the 18th wedding anniversary of a couple and broke both of a woman’s ankles as it thrashed around. Chrissie Frickman, her husband and their two children were boating and celebrating the couples’ 18th wedding anniversary on Father’s Day, June 21, when they […]

Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs Has Assault With Deadly Weapon Charge Dropped

Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs Has Assault With Deadly Weapon Charge Dropped

Hip-hop mogul Sean “Diddy” Combs had assault with a deadly weapon charge that had been filed against him dropped in connection with his having allegedly threatened his son’s football conditioning coach, Sal Alosi, at UCLA with a kettlebell. Combs, 45, was arrested on June 22 in regards to the incident during a visit to the […]

Two Full Moons in July Second One a Blue Moon First Time Since 2012

Two Full Moons in July Second One a Blue Moon First Time Since 2012

There will be two full moons in July and the second one will be a so-called blue moon, the first time that there have been two full moons in one month since 2012. The term “blue” does not refer to the color of the second moon, but to the rarity of having one month with […]

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