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admin 22nd July 2018

On July 29, 1958 president Dwight D Eisenhower signed the National Aeronautics and Space Act, creating NASA, and the agency began operating two months later on October 1 just shy of a year after the Soviet Union launched Sputnik, the first satellite. That was just one of the space age firsts claimed by the communist […]

admin 22nd July 2018

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admin 22nd July 2018

IT IS becoming a commonplace that in matters of belief and religion, Western societies are disintegrating into micro-communities that struggle to understand each other. A Babel-like array of introverted faith groups and a secular majority struggle to co-exist, without knowing or even wanting to know much about one another. Awareness of that danger underlies a […]

admin 22nd July 2018

LA LIBERTAD, Honduras –  Baby Johan spent his first day home chasing his family’s kitten, bouncing to music and playing like any 15-month-old boy. But his mom said Saturday he also seemed lost in his own home — not recognizing his favorite aunt and only able to sleep with the lights on after spending five […]

admin 22nd July 2018

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admin 22nd July 2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Trump administration has launched an offensive of speeches and online communications meant to foment unrest and help pressure Iran to end its nuclear program and its support of militant groups, U.S. officials familiar with the matter said. A staff member removes the Iranian flag from the stage after a group picture […]

admin 21st July 2018

French investigators on Saturday raided the house of one of French President Emmanuel Macron’s former top security aides, a man who was caught on camera beating a young protester in May. Alexandre Benalla’s involvement in the beating and questions about the government’s handling of the affair is turning into Macron’s biggest political crisis since he […]

admin 21st July 2018

MOSCOW (AP) — Olympic figure skating medalist Denis Ten was killed Thursday, and prosecutors in Kazakhstan said they were treating the case as murder. Ten was stabbed after a dispute with people who allegedly tried to steal a mirror from his car in his home city of Almaty, Kazakh news agencies reported. Doctors in Almaty […]