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Horse dies at Pimlico day before Preakness race

Horse dies at Pimlico day before Preakness race

Published 17/05/2019

(Reuters) - A three-year-old filly collapsed and died after racing at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore on Friday, a day before the Preakness Stakes. Congrats [more…]

Quakes show that moon, gradually shrinking, is tectonically active

Quakes show that moon, gradually shrinking, is tectonically active

Published 14/05/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The moon may be dynamic and tectonically active like Earth - not the inert world some scientists had believed it to be [more…]

On Saturn’s moon Titan, plentiful lakeside views, but with liquid…

On Saturn’s moon Titan, plentiful lakeside views, but with liquid…

Published 16/04/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Scientists on Monday provided the most comprehensive look to date at one of the solar system’s most exotic features: prime lakeside property [more…]

Supreme Court turns away Pennsylvania electoral map dispute

Supreme Court turns away Pennsylvania electoral map dispute

Published 29/10/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rebuffed a bid by Republican legislators in Pennsylvania to reinstate a congressional district map struck down [more…]

Washington insider Kavanaugh boasts conservative credentials

Washington insider Kavanaugh boasts conservative credentials

Published 10/07/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Brett Kavanaugh, the consummate Washington insider picked by President Donald Trump on Monday for a lifetime seat on the U.S. Supreme Court, [more…]

Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore evacuated due to possible TB…

Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore evacuated due to possible TB…

Published 05/07/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Two buildings at the Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland, were evacuated on Thursday because people may have been exposed to tuberculosis, [more…]

Molinari ends Italian PGA Tour drought with runaway win

Molinari ends Italian PGA Tour drought with runaway win

Published 02/07/2018

(Reuters) - Sweet-swinging Francesco Molinari “executed the plan perfectly” to clinch a first PGA Tour title in style by taking control on the back nine [more…]

NASA rover data shows Mars had the ingredients needed for life

NASA rover data shows Mars had the ingredients needed for life

Published 08/06/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A NASA rover has detected a bonanza of organic compounds on the surface of Mars and seasonal fluctuations of atmospheric methane in [more…]

After Cosby’s conviction, his alma mater rescinds honorary degree

After Cosby’s conviction, his alma mater rescinds honorary degree

Published 27/04/2018

(Reuters) - Temple University on Friday rescinded an honorary doctorate it had awarded to Bill Cosby, a longtime fundraiser and graduate of the Philadelphia school, [more…]

Baltimore hospital probes release of thinly clad patient in cold

Baltimore hospital probes release of thinly clad patient in cold

Published 11/01/2018

(Reuters) - A Baltimore hospital has opened an investigation into why a patient was discharged on a freezing night this week and left outside wearing [more…]