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Steve Gorman

NASA begins process of bringing new space telescope into focus

Jan 20 2022

(This Jan 12 story corrects the location of mission operations center in paragraph 2 to Space Telescope Science Institute in Baltimore, instead of Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland) | Video

Two U.S. Marines killed, 17 injured in transport truck rollover

Jan 19 2022

(Reuters) -A military truck overturned near Camp Lejeune in North Carolina on Wednesday, killing two U.S. Marines and injuring 17 others, the State Highway Patrol and Marine Corps reported. The driver was cited for excessive speed in the crash.

Baltimore prosecutor asserts innocence after perjury indictment

Jan 18 2022

Baltimore's top prosecutor, Marilyn Mosby, said on Friday she was innocent of wrongdoing, a day after she was indicted on federal charges of perjury and filing false loan applications related to the purchase of two Florida vacation homes.

Robert F. Kennedy's assassin Sirhan denied parole by California governor

Jan 14 2022

California Governor Gavin Newsom said on Thursday he has denied parole to Sirhan Sirhan, the Palestinian refugee serving a life prison sentence for assassinating U.S. presidential candidate Robert F. Kennedy in 1968.

Baltimore state's attorney indicted on federal charges

Jan 13 2022

Baltimore State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby, the city's top prosecutor, was indicted on Thursday on federal charges of perjury and filing false mortgage applications related to her purchase of two Florida vacation homes.

Arctic chill prompts school closures across U.S. Northeast

Jan 11 2022

An Arctic blast gripped much of the Northeastern United States on Tuesday with bitter cold and sub-zero wind chill factors, prompting numerous school districts across the region, including Boston, to cancel classes for the day.

Arctic blast brings wind-chill alerts to northern U.S

Jan 10 2022

Arctic air blasting across the northern tier of the United States gripped parts of the High Plains, the Upper Midwest and New England on Monday, with wind-chill alerts posted from Montana to Maine, the National Weather Service (NWS) said.

Chicago public schools cancel classes again in COVID-19 teacher walkout

Jan 06 2022

(Reuters) -Chicago Public Schools, the third-largest U.S. education district, canceled classes for a second day on Thursday amid a walkout by teachers demanding tougher COVID-19 protection measures, although city officials insisted schools are safe.

Chicago public schools cancel classes again in COVID-19 teacher walkout

Jan 06 2022

Jan 6 Chicago Public Schools, the third-largest U.S. education district, canceled classes for a second day on Thursday amid a walkout by teachers demanding tougher COVID-19 protection measures, although city officials insisted schools are safe.

Parents of girl shot dead in dressing room by Los Angeles police call for justice

Dec 29 2021

LOS ANGELES The parents of a girl killed in a clothing store dressing room by a Los Angeles police officer's stray bullet last week called for justice on Tuesday, the day after police released video showing the chaotic moments leading to the fatal shooting.

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