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  • The universe's past, in close-up

    The universe's past, in close-up
    If there were a Guinness world record for making telescope mirrors, Dean Ketelsen would likely win it. Colleagues boast that the onetime Iowa farm boy has ground and polished more square footage of optics than any human being alive. "It used to be a...
  • Large Hadron Collider roars to life

    Large Hadron Collider roars to life
    The much-delayed, problem-plagued European Large Hadron Collider, the world's largest particle accelerator, is finally beginning to show off the technological muscle that is expected to produce some of the greatest scientific discoveries of the 21st...
  • The dark side of space about to be illuminated

    The dark side of space about to be illuminated
    One might think that after centuries of scanning the night skies, mankind would have a pretty clear idea of who our galactic neighbors are, and whether they mean us harm. That's not the case. Vast landscapes of the cosmos remain hidden to us because most...
  • Lafourche Sheriff's Office Announces DWI Roundup Results

    Lafourche Sheriff's Office Announces DWI Roundup Results
    Sheriff Craig Webre announced the first of its kind event in Lafourche Parish this Thursday morning. At 5:00 AM, officers from the Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office, Louisiana State Police, Thibodaux, Golden Meadow and Lockport Police Departments along...
  • NASA launches new mapping spacecraft

    NASA's newest mapping mission, designed to sniff out the dimmest residents of our neighborhood in space, launched successfully this morning from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. The Delta II rocket carrying the Wide-Field Infrared Survey Explorer...
  • Man Charged In Murder-For-Hire Scheme

    (WGN-AM)- A Chicago man already in the DuPage County Jail has been charged with trying to hire an undercover sheriff's deputy as a hit man to murder his ex-wife for $3,000. John Johnson, 41, of the 5800 block of West Adams Street in the South Austin...
  • Man Charged With Soliciting Hit Man Denied Bail

    (WGN-AM)- A Chicago man wanted his ex-wife killed with "two slugs to the head" and doubled the initial asking price to have the job done by an undercover DuPage County sheriff's deputy posing as a hit man, according to a recording played in court...
  • Marooned

    A near-gale screams the loneliness of this remote outpost, an overgrown boulder that's a whipping post for weather sweeping across the Pacific. It's spring, sunny — and about 45 degrees with wind chill. Winter jackets are zipped to the neck. Gloves...
  • 2001 All-Southern football team: POETRY IN MOTION

    TALLAHASSEE -- It happened almost by accident. Gavin Dickey, just entering his teenage years, sat idle in his home and started to write. The words flowed onto the piece of paper. "I don't really know how I got interested in writing poetry," Dickey said....