Expert: Italy Setting Up ‘Diplomatic Showdown’ With US If Italian Court Upholds Amanda Knox’s Conviction
Italy’s high court took up the appeal of Amanda Knox’s murder conviction Wednesday.
About 100 people gathered Wednesday night on the Seattle waterfront near the French consulate’s office to express their concern and condolences after 12 people were killed in a Paris terrorist attack on a newspaper office.
President Barack Obama announced the re-establishment of diplomatic relations as well as an easing in economic and travel restrictions on Cuba Wednesday, declaring an end to America’s “outdated approach” to the communist island in a historic shift that aims to bring an end to a half-century of Cold War enmity.
U.S. tribes told Canadian regulators on Wednesday they’re opposed to a proposed pipeline expansion project in Canada that could dramatically increase the number of oil tankers plying West Coast waters.
The sister of a Washington state man held for nearly two years in North Korea says she believes the release of another American “could be a sign of hope”for her brother, Kenneth Bae.
The space agency announced Thursday that the rover has reached the base of Mount Sharp, its destination since landing two years ago. Officials say drilling could begin as early as next week at an outcrop of rocks called Pahrump Hills.
Picture the fearsome creatures of “Jurassic Park” crossed with the shark from “Jaws.” Then super-size to the biggest predator ever to roam Earth. Now add a crocodile snout as big as a person and feet like a duck’s.
Fixing problems encountered by missile interceptors in space required bringing space conditions to the lab.
But since 1991, about 69 percent of the rapidly increasing melt was man-made, said Ben Marzeion, a climate scientist at the University of Innsbruck in Austria
Geothermal activity can be generated by the gravitational pull of a planetary companion.