Friday, April 16, 2021

SpaceX launches Falcon Heavy for the third time

PAUL HENNESSY/NURPHOTO/ZUMA PRESS/TNS A SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket carrying satellites for the U.S. Air Force successfully launches from pad 39A on...

Another Katrina-like disaster?

Lawmakers warn Trump that Puerto Rico and Virgin Islands aftermath could become like that after 2005 hurricane BY WILLIAM DOUGLAS AND ALEX DAUGHERTY MCCLATCHY WASHINGTON BUREAU/TNS WASHINGTON –...

AFTER THE STORM

Here’s an initial report on Haiti as well as what Floridians need to know as recovery gets underway in the aftermath of Hurricane Matthew. COMPILED...

A long road to recovery for the Bahamas

HEADKNOWLES FOUNDATION VIA GETTY IMAGES/TNS In this handout aerial photo provided by the HeadKnowles Foundation, damage is seen from Hurricane Dorian...

The year of the ‘Door of Return’ to Africa

This year, 2019 marks the 400th year since the Dutch ship White...
coronavirus

Some facts vs. myth on the coronavirus

Researchers try to clear up information on the origin and cause of the virus. BY DYLAN BOUSCHER AND LISA M. KRIEGER THE MERCURY NEWS/TNS MYTH: The coronavirus is...

Millennials aren’t that interested in antiques and brown furniture

DREAMSTIME/TNS What your millennial kids don’t want: Heavy antiques, brown wood, your old Steinway. BY ERIN ARVEDLUNDPHILADELPHIA...

At Democratic debate, candidates vow to fight racism

JUSTIN SULLIVAN/GETTY IMAGES/TNS Ten Democratic presidential hopefuls were chosen from the larger field of candidates to participate in the debate Thursday...

Controversial ‘Green Book’ wins best picture at Oscars

BY PETER SBLENDORIO NEW YORK DAILY NEWS/TNS STAR TRIBUNE/TNS Viggo Mortensen, from left, Linda Cardellini, Dimiter Marinov and...

ISLAM’S CIVIL WAR

A year after the so-called Islamic State captured territory in Iraq, experts say that a war is almost inevitable, with Saudi Arabia and the...