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By Irene Klotz CAPE CANAVERAL Fla. (Reuters) - Boeing Co's <BA.N> proposal to develop a so-called space taxi for NASA astronauts includes a seat for paying tourists to fly to the International Space Station, the company's program manage ...more

AP News - 7 mins ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama praised a House vote Wednesday granting him authority for the U.S. military to train and arm moderate Syrian rebels, calling it an important step toward confronting the Islamic State group.The Republican- ...more

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HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — A Texas woman convicted of the starvation and torture death of her girlfriend's 9-year-old son a decade ago was executed Wednesday evening.Lisa Coleman, 38, received a lethal injection after the U.S. Supreme Court reject ...more

Reuters News - 10 mins ago

By Carey Gillam (Reuters) - The U.S. Department of Agriculture on Wednesday gave final approval to new genetically modified corn and soybeans developed by Dow AgroSciences that, while heavily criticized by environmentalists and some farmers, ...more

AP News - 11 mins ago

Schools closed, kids stayed inside and authorities chased down several false sightings Wednesday in their hunt for the suspect in a fatal ambush outside a rural Pennsylvania State Police barracks.Police released new details about the background ...more

AP News - 17 mins ago

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia lawyer Thomas R. Kline has amassed a fortune during a long career representing people harmed in unusual, and unusually tragic, ways.His clients include the family of a kindergartener killed by a falling cafeteria ...more

AP News - 19 mins ago

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — It's a highly anticipated day of the year in Alaska, when residents learn how much money they'll receive from the state's oil wealth savings account — a payout people receive just for living in The Last Frontier.This yea ...more

AP News - 19 mins ago

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's new prime minister ruled out stationing U.S. ground troops in his country, chiding the international community Wednesday for inaction in Syria and lamenting the "puzzling" exclusion of neighboring Iran from the coalition being ass ...more

AP News - 21 mins ago

Here's a look at some of the defining moments, exciting scenes, triumphs and defeats from the world of sports.Images from this week include an unintentionally acrobatic chase for a foul ball during a baseball game in Kansas City, Missouri; Phoen ...more

AP News - 23 mins ago

CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — A skit at a Wyoming high school in which new staff members were hazed with sexually suggestive words and actions has resulted in disciplinary action against some employees and the resignation of the principal.The incident on ...more