Every NASA Apollo mission in history, explained – Business Insider
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Every NASA Apollo mission in history, explained – Business Insider

A photo of Earth taken during the Apollo 8 mission in 1968. NASA NASA’s Apollo missions in the late 1960s and early 1970s succeeded in putting the first humans on the moon. Apollo 8, the first mission to orbit the moon, launched almost exactly 50 years ago — on December 21, 1968. Humans have not…

Gun safety advocates plan new blue state push | TheHill – The Hill
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Gun safety advocates plan new blue state push | TheHill – The Hill

Supporters of stricter controls on firearms are preparing to mount a multistate push to close loopholes and restrict access for those who pose a risk to themselves and others, reflecting a new focus for a movement long pilloried as nothing more than gun-grabbers.Legislators in several states said they plan to introduce bills this year to…

Giuliani on whether Trump will sit down with Mueller: “Good luck — over my dead body’ – Fox News
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Giuliani on whether Trump will sit down with Mueller: “Good luck — over my dead body’ – Fox News

Trump attorney Rudy Giuliani told “Fox News Sunday” that President Trump will sit down one-on-one with Special Counsel Robert Mueller “over my dead body” amid bombshell new revelations in the false statements case against ex-National Security Adviser Michael Flynn, whom Giuliani said was “railroaded” and “framed.”In a spirited back-and-forth with host Chris Wallace, Giuliani also reiterated his…

Why You Should Move Your 401(k) Into An IRA – Forbes
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Why You Should Move Your 401(k) Into An IRA – Forbes

Credit: Getty Royalty FreeGetty The 401(k) is a blessing for many people, as it allows them to build wealth over time using dollar-cost averaging. Still, sometimes it makes more sense to channel some of that money from the employer-based account into your own individual retirement account. The ever-astute Rick Kahler, the founder of Kahler Financial Group,…

Apple Stock Could Double Over 3 Years – Motley Fool
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Apple Stock Could Double Over 3 Years – Motley Fool

A longtime Apple bull says the company could add another $1 trillion to its market cap. Despite a strong start to the year, Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) is ending 2018 on something of a sour note. The company hit a $1 trillion market cap in August, becoming the first U.S. company in history to achieve that benchmark.…

How Earth’s Future Could Soon Recreate a Lost World of 50 Million Years Ago – ScienceAlert
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How Earth’s Future Could Soon Recreate a Lost World of 50 Million Years Ago – ScienceAlert

CARLY CASSELLA 15 DEC 2018 Humans have pulled too hard on our planet’s strings, and now we’re at a point where the global climate itself is unravelling.A new study suggests that if nothing is done to reduce our carbon emissions, we could essentially reverse 50 million years of long-term cooling in just a few generations.…

Los Angeles Lakers get triple-doubles from LeBron James, Lonzo Ball – ESPN
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Los Angeles Lakers get triple-doubles from LeBron James, Lonzo Ball – ESPN

12:24 AM ETDave McMenaminESPN Staff Writer CloseLakers and NBA reporter for ESPN. Covered the Lakers and NBA for ESPNLosAngeles.com from 2009-14, the Cavaliers from 2014-18 for ESPN.com and the NBA for NBA.com from 2005-09.CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A season ago, LeBron James congratulated Lonzo Ball on becoming the youngest player in league history to record a…

Animal attacks cost us more than $1 billion a year, and they’re becoming more common – CNN
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Animal attacks cost us more than $1 billion a year, and they’re becoming more common – CNN

(CNN)Animal-related injuries lead to health care costs of more than $1 billion a year in the United States, according to a new study — and they’re happening more often.The rate of all animal attack injuries has increased over the past 10 years, according to Dr. Joseph Forrester, one of the authors of the study published…

Executive’s arrest, security worries stymie Huawei’s reach – Associated Press
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Executive’s arrest, security worries stymie Huawei’s reach – Associated Press

BEIJING (AP) — While a Huawei executive faces possible U.S. charges over trade with Iran, the Chinese tech giant’s ambition to be a leader in next-generation telecoms is colliding with security worries abroad. Australia and New Zealand have barred Huawei Technologies Ltd. as a supplier for fifth-generation networks. They joined the United States and Taiwan,…

This week’s top stories: Google Discover dark, Chrome OS 71, Android meets Fuchsia, more – 9to5Google
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This week’s top stories: Google Discover dark, Chrome OS 71, Android meets Fuchsia, more – 9to5Google

In this week’s top stories: We soothe our eyes with the new, darker look for Google Discover, enjoy the benefits of Android and Chrome OS being ‘Better Together’, and uncover part of Google’s plans for the future of Android and Fuchsia. Our top story this week is the availability of dark theme for Google Discover,…