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Astronomers spot most Earth-like planet yet

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Astronomers have discovered what they say is the most Earth-like planet yet detected - a distant, rocky world that's similar in size to our own and exists in the Goldilocks zone where it's not too hot and not too cold for life....
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SpaceX will try again Fri. to launch station cargo

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) -- SpaceX is shooting for another launch attempt Friday to deliver supplies to the International Space Station....
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Full lunar eclipse delights Americas, 1st of year

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) -- Sky-gazers in North and South America were treated to a full lunar eclipse - at least those fortunate enough to have clear skies....
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Study: Snack might help avoid fight with spouse

WASHINGTON (AP) -- A quick candy bar may stave off more than hunger. It could prevent major fights between husbands and wives, at least if a new study that used voodoo dolls is right....
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Cost of fighting warming 'modest,' says UN panel

BERLIN (AP) -- The cost of keeping global warming in check is "relatively modest," but only if the world acts quickly to reverse the buildup of heat-trapping gases in the atmosphere, the head of the U.N.'s expert panel on climate change said Sunday....
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UN climate report balances science and politics

BERLIN (AP) -- After racing against the clock in an all-night session, the U.N.'s expert panel on climate change was putting the final touches Saturday on a scientific guide to help governments, industries and regular people take action to stop global warming from reaching dangerous levels....
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Serbia experts use heavy machinery to move mammoth

KOSTOLAC, Serbia (AP) -- Serbian archaeologists on Friday used heavy machinery to move a female mammoth skeleton - believed to be one million years old - from an open mine pit where it was unearthed nearly five years ago....
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Paul Weller's children win lawsuit over pictures

LONDON (AP) -- The children of musician Paul Weller won a privacy lawsuit Wednesday over paparazzi pictures published on a newspaper website....
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Artificial cooling tricky topic for climate panel

BERLIN (AP) -- It's Plan B in the fight against climate change: cooling the planet by sucking heat-trapping CO2 from the air or reflecting sunlight back into space....
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Kouzmanoff, Rangers beat Mariners 8-6

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) -- Kevin Kouzmanoff delivered again, doubling twice and scoring two runs as the Texas Rangers beat Seattle Mariners 8-6 Thursday....
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Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Do you think the tormentors in the case of a South Fayette teenager who recorded an alleged bullying incident at school should be charged? <More Info>

Yes:
No:
Yes:
88%
No:
13%
Total Votes: 8

Yesterday's Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Do you think the Supreme Court should rule that It is a crime for politicians to lie or issue false statements in the midst of an election?

Yes:
77%
No:
23%
Total Votes: 5,062