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Jul 28, 2016

Obamas pick presidential library site in Chicago: source

U.S. President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama have reached a long-awaited decision on where exactly in Chicago to build their presidential library. The location is the city’s historic Jackson Park, near the University of Chicago where the president taught law before being ...

Scientists find new antibiotic right under our noses

Jul 28, 2016

Scientists find new antibiotic right under our noses

Scientists hunting for ways to treat hard-to-beat bacterial infections have found a new antibiotic hiding right under our noses. In the past, most new antibiotics have been discovered by sifting through soil samples. But researchers in Germany chose to look at the germs that ...

Jul 28, 2016

Circus pair dismount, take to tightrope to tie the knot

Two circus acrobats tied the knot on a tightrope during a performance in Houston. Mustafa Danguir (moo-STAH’-fuh dan-GWEER’) and Anna Lebedeva (AHN’-yuh leb-uh-DAY’-vuh) got married 30 feet off the ground Tuesday during a Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey show at NRG Stadium. The ...