Aug 25 2016 Jeff Williams Breaks US Space Record

American astronaut Jeff Williams has set a new record for most cumulative time in space for a U.S. astronaut.
On Wednesday, Williams surpassed 520 days living in space, breaking Scott Kelly’s record set during his nearly year-long mission aboard the International Space Station.
Williams will be heading back to Earth on September 6, which will extend his [...]

 

Aug 25 2016 Jeff Williams Breaks US Space Record

American astronaut Jeff Williams has set a new record for most cumulative time in space for a U.S. astronaut.
On Wednesday, Williams surpassed 520 days living in space, breaking Scott Kelly’s record set during his nearly year-long mission aboard the International Space Station.
Williams will be heading back to Earth on September 6, which will extend his [...]

 

Aug 25 2016 Montenegro Priest: Pokemons Are Demons

For a priest in Montenegro, Pokemons are no game.
Father Rafailo of the Serbian Orthodox Church in Montenegro has denounced the fictional figures in the “Pokemon Go” reality game as demons hailing an upcoming evil.
 
Rafailo said in a service earlier this month that “Pokemons, or demons, are a quite serious appearance of demonic forces.” He adds [...]

 

Aug 25 2016 Montenegro Priest: Pokemons Are Demons

For a priest in Montenegro, Pokemons are no game.
Father Rafailo of the Serbian Orthodox Church in Montenegro has denounced the fictional figures in the “Pokemon Go” reality game as demons hailing an upcoming evil.
 
Rafailo said in a service earlier this month that “Pokemons, or demons, are a quite serious appearance of demonic forces.” He adds [...]

 

Aug 25 2016 For 10 Years, Possibly Biggest Pearl Was Hidden Under Bed

A Filipino fisherman in western Palawan island has found possibly the world’s biggest pearl, but he didn’t know it.
For 10 years, the 34-kilogram (75-pound) pearl was hidden in a bag under a bed. The fisherman’s family would rub it with their hands before going out to sea in the belief it would bring them luck, [...]

 

Aug 25 2016 For 10 Years, Possibly Biggest Pearl Was Hidden Under Bed

A Filipino fisherman in western Palawan island has found possibly the world’s biggest pearl, but he didn’t know it.
For 10 years, the 34-kilogram (75-pound) pearl was hidden in a bag under a bed. The fisherman’s family would rub it with their hands before going out to sea in the belief it would bring them luck, [...]

 

Aug 25 2016 US National Park Service Celebrates Centennial

Exactly 100 years ago, U.S. President Woodrow Wilson created the National Park Service. The goal was “to conserve the scenery and the natural and historic objects and the wild life therein and to provide for the enjoyment of the same.”
Today, the National Park system maintains 412 places all over the country, covering more than 34 [...]

 

Aug 25 2016 US National Park Service Celebrates Centennial

Exactly 100 years ago, U.S. President Woodrow Wilson created the National Park Service. The goal was “to conserve the scenery and the natural and historic objects and the wild life therein and to provide for the enjoyment of the same.”
Today, the National Park system maintains 412 places all over the country, covering more than 34 [...]

 

Aug 25 2016 Ledecky Hands Medals to Harper, Throws out First Pitch

One by one, swimmer Katie Ledecky handed her Olympic medals to Bryce Harper. Four gold medals and one silver from the Rio Olympics sat in the hands of the reigning National League MVP.
As the Nationals star outfielder admired the medals of the Olympic champion and held her hat, Ledecky threw the ceremonial first pitch to [...]

 

Aug 25 2016 Ledecky Hands Medals to Harper, Throws out First Pitch

One by one, swimmer Katie Ledecky handed her Olympic medals to Bryce Harper. Four gold medals and one silver from the Rio Olympics sat in the hands of the reigning National League MVP.
As the Nationals star outfielder admired the medals of the Olympic champion and held her hat, Ledecky threw the ceremonial first pitch to [...]

 
 
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