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Sep 30, 2016

Rosetta headed for suicide crash on comet

Europe’s pioneering spacecraft Rosetta headed for a suicide crash Friday with the comet it has stalked for two years, nearing the end of an audacious quest to unravel the solar system’s mysteries. Sent by ground controllers on a leisurely, 14-hour freefall, Rosetta launched into ...

FCC bolsters emergency cellphone alerts after NYC bombing

Sep 30, 2016

FCC bolsters emergency cellphone alerts after NYC bombing

The federal government is beefing up emergency cellphone alerts like the one used in New York to advertise a search for a bombing suspect earlier in September. The Federal Communications Commission approved a measure Thursday that will let messages be up to four times ...

Commuter train crashes into New Jersey station; more than 100 injured

Sep 30, 2016

Commuter train crashes into New Jersey station; more than 100 injured

A commuter train from New York barreled into a New Jersey rail station without stopping and crashed during the Thursday morning rush hour, injuring more than 100 people, some of them critically, authorities said. Witnesses reported seeing one woman trapped under concrete and many ...

Sep 29, 2016

Dutch take 'Pokemon Go' makers to court as gamers flood beaches

Dutch authorities are taking the U.S. makers of “Pokemon Go” to court, after the company failed to meet pleas to stop hordes of fans flocking to protected beaches. Since the game was launched in The Netherlands, thousands of fans have been crowding the vast, ...