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Searching for ET: Hawking to look for extraterrestrial life

 

LONDON (AP) — Renowned physicist Stephen Hawking has joined a Russian billionaire to launch a major new effort to listen for aliens in the search for extraterrestrial life.

Last Updated on Monday, 20 July 2015

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Scientists say comet lander may have shifted position

BERLIN (AP) — Scientists say the Philae spacecraft that landed on a comet last year may have shifted its position, making it harder to communicate with the probe.

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Ain't misbehavin'? Broadway audience faux pas get spotlight

NEW YORK (AP) — Come on along and listen to the lullaby of Broadway: Marimba ringtones! Rat-a-tat texting! The shaming "shhhhh!"

Last Updated on Monday, 20 July 2015

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Families affected by early Alzheimer's seek better treatment

WASHINGTON (AP) — Alzheimer's has ravaged generations of Dean DeMoe's family — his grandmother, father, siblings — all in their 40s and 50s.

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Family spokesman: Depression may have led to Tenn. killings

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — A Kuwait-born man who shot and killed five service members in Tennessee was first treated by a child psychiatrist for depression when he was 12 or 13 years old, a family representative said.

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Congress' to-do list grows; misstep could mean govt shutdown

WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress' midsummer to-do list may take until Christmas to clear.

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California I-10 bridge collapse: Travel woes that could last

LOS ANGELES (AP) — All traffic along a major freeway connecting California and Arizona was blocked indefinitely when a bridge over a desert wash collapsed during heavy rain, and the roadway in the opposite direction suffered severe damage, authorities said.

Last Updated on Monday, 20 July 2015

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Greek banks reopen but cash limits remain and taxes soar

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek banks opened their doors Monday for the first time in over three weeks, a move the government hopes will help the economy get back to normal following a period dominated by fears over the country's future in the euro.

Last Updated on Monday, 20 July 2015

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