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  • Alturas tribal slayings: 3 victims were suspect's relatives

    Three of the four people killed Thursday by a woman at a Northern California Indian tribe headquarters were her relatives, law enforcement said Friday. Modoc County Sheriff Mike Poindexter said Cherie Lash Rhoades, a former chairwoman of the...
  • Texas man free on bond after murder conviction is overturned

    Texas man free on bond after murder conviction is overturned
    HOUSTON — A Texas man was released on $50,000 bond  Tuesday in El Paso, nearly 20 years after he was imprisoned for a pair of fatal drive-by shootings he insists he did not commit. Prosecutors were deciding whether to retry Daniel Villegas, 36,...
  • Zero methane on Mars: Findings a setback in search for life

    Zero methane on Mars: Findings a setback in search for life
    The most high-fidelity search for methane on Mars has turned up none, a result that significantly reduces the chances of finding microbial life on the Red Planet. The highly awaited results of tests conducted by NASA’s Curiosity rover do not...
  • Jenni Rivera crash puts scrutiny on record of plane owner

     
    So far, only this awful truth is clear: Jenni Rivera, one of the most celebrated artists in the Latin world, died when her private jet effectively stopped in midair. The plane plummeted nose-first, 28,000 feet in 30 seconds, leaving its......
  • Dead whale makes stink near Streisand’s Malibu home

     
    It was a magnificent beast when it washed ashore under the bluffs in Malibu: A 40-foot fin whale, a male, dark gray on top, a rich cream below that glistened in the surf and sun. “It was sad to see......
  • GRAIL mission delivers a hi-fi map of the moon

    GRAIL mission delivers a hi-fi map of the moon
    A pair of NASA orbiters has given scientists their highest-fidelity look at the moon, a leap that could help explain the evolution of the solar system's rocky planets, including Earth. Scientists announced the first results Wednesday from the $496-...
  • JPL's Curiosity mission comes down to this: the Martian surface

    JPL's Curiosity mission comes down to this: the Martian surface
    Three weeks from tonight, an amiable, whip-smart engineer named Ray Baker will be staring into his computer screen at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, hopeful and helpless — or, as he puts it, "sweating blood." The night will have been 10 years and...
  • Mars dust storm, minor wobble give Curiosity scientists pause

    Mars dust storm, minor wobble give Curiosity scientists pause
    A dust storm on Mars and a minor wobble in the spacecraft's trajectory have given scientists something to think about, but leaders of NASA'sCuriosity mission said Thursday that they are on track for a Sunday landing — the delivery of the largest and...
  • NASA rover Curiosity readies itself for Sunday night landing

    NASA rover Curiosity readies itself for Sunday night landing
    Curiosity has begun a series of steps to ready itself to land on Mars, engineers said Saturday afternoon. The NASA rover, which has been cruising toward Mars for eight months, starting a sequence of automated steps about 3 p.m. PDT in anticipation of its...
  • NASA rover Curiosity on course for Sunday night landing on Mars

    NASA rover Curiosity on course for Sunday night landing on Mars
    With Curiosity still on a near-perfect course for a Sunday night landing on Mars, scientists at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in La Cañada Flintridge said Sunday morning that they had passed up a final opportunity to correct the spacecraft’s...
  • Curiosity flight team sticks to traditions

    Curiosity flight team sticks to traditions
    For a group of people who claim that their job requires them to be the opposite of superstitious, there were a lot of traditions flying around Sunday among the engineers who were attempting to deposit the Curiosity rover on Mars. For years, mission...
  • Mars exploration to go on even if mission fails, space officials say

    Mars exploration to go on even if mission fails, space officials say
    Two top space officials pledged Sunday afternoon to continue the exploration of Mars in years to come – regardless of whether NASA’s Curiosity rover survives its dramatic landing later tonight. “We are committed to a Mars exploration...