Daily Archives: September 25, 2019

Cracks emerge among Senate Republicans over Trump urging Ukrainian leader to investigate Biden

Several Republicans were stunned by the revelations in the rough transcript the White House released Wednesday and questioned the decision to make it public. PowerPost

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Search resumes for recent medical school grad missing in US Virgin Islands

Rescuers are looking through “some of the most remote and rugged areas of” the Virgin Islands National Park, officials said. Breaking News Emails. Get breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings. Google Alert – breaking news

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‘The speaker speaks for us now’: How reluctant freshman Democrats endorsed impeachment of Trump

Moderate lawmakers with national security credentials argued that Trump’s actions were a clear violation of norms. PowerPost

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Three years ago he could barely walk. Now Atlas the humanoid robot is doing gymnastics.

Three years ago it was barely walking. Now, Atlas, the humanoid robot from Boston Dynamics is performing gymnastic routines that mimic professional athletes. Innovations

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Apple Watch Series 5 review: A better, more independent timepiece

Enlarge (credit: Valentina Palladino) At this point, we all know what an Apple Watch is and what it does well. Apple knows that, too. So with the $ 399 Apple Watch Series 5, the company homed in on small features that could make a big difference when using the Watch on a daily basis. You won’t find a radically different ...

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The Smoke From a (Not-so) Distant Fire

Flying directly through thick plumes of smoke may seem more harrowing than exciting. But for members of the CAMP2Ex science team, the chance to fly a P-3 Orion straight through clouds of smoke… NASA

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House’s move toward impeachment leaves gaping questions about the road ahead

Unanswered in the speaker’s announcement: How sweeping will the investigation be? How long will it last? Will it help Congress battle the president in the courts? PowerPost

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