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“Let the people of America vote”: Sen. Manchin says he doesn’t support D.C. statehood

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Texas Freeze Exacted Even Worse Toll Than Estimated on U.S. Oil

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Rodgers left ‘disappointed’ as Leicester fail to beat Saints

Brendan Rodgers says he is ‘disappointed’ by Leicester’s 1-1 draw with 10-man Southampton. The Foxes had a great chance to strengthen their grip on a Champions League place when Jannik Vestergaard was sent off in the 10th-minute. But they failed to make their man advantage count and ended up dropping points at St Mary’s. OPINION:…

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Science & Nature
Ingenuity shifts from technology to operations demo after successful fourth flight

by Jeff Foust — April 30, 2021 A hazard camera on the Perseverance Mars rover captured an image of the Ingenuity helicopter during its fourth flight April 30. Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech WASHINGTON — With four flights now complete, NASA’s Ingenuity Mars helicopter will transition from being strictly a technology demonstration to a test of its ability…

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Canon appoints new leader for Brazil operations

Japanese imaging firm Canon has appointed a new leader for its Brazilian subsidiary. Masahiro Sato is the company’s new president and chief executive, starting next month. According to Canon, Sato has “high expectations of development” for the Brazil operations, which he will be leading alongside the company’s business in Chile. The new chief executive will…

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Witness The Confusion Caused By This American Town’s First Roundabout

Although the roundabout is still a thing in the USA, they’re not at all common. There are around 7000 across the whole country, which is nothing for a road network of that size – on our tiny British Isles, there are 25,000. They’re a part of daily driving life here, but in the US, many…

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Science & Nature
Radio Astronomers Measure Fundamental Properties of Venus

Astronomers using Earth-based radar observations have measured some of the fundamental properties of the planet Venus: the precise length of a day, the tilt of its axis, and the size of its core. This composite image, taken by JAXA’s Akatsuki spacecraft, shows Venus. Image credit: JAXA / ISAS / DARTS / Damia Bouic. “Venus is…

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Forsberg sends Leipzig into German final

RB Leipzig reached the German Cup final as substitute Emil Forsberg netted a last-gasp goal to give them a 2-1 win at Werder Bremen after extra time in a pulsating clash on Friday.The match finished goalless in regular time before Hee-Chan Hwang fired Leipzig ahead in the 93rd minute with a clinical finish from eight…

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“Lucifer” Season 5B Trailer & First Photos

Netflix has released the new trailer and some new photos from the upcoming eight remaining episodes of the fifth season of their hit supernatural series “Lucifer”. The trailer deals with the arrival of Michael’s all-knowing father, God (Dennis Haysbert), as he tries to mend his relationship with his devil son while also announcing his impending…