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Breakthrough: Scientists detect Einstein-predicted ripples
WASHINGTON — In an announcement that electrified the world of astronomy, scientists said Thursday that they have finally detected gravitational waves, the ripples in the fabric of space-time that Einstein predicted a century ago. Scientists likened the breakthrough to the moment Galileo took up...
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Pentagon chief predicting 'tangible gains' in Iraq, Syria
BRUSSELS — U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter predicted on Thursday that recent U.S.-led efforts to accelerate the fight against the Islamic State group would produce "tangible gains" in Iraq and Syria by March, even as he urged coalition partners to expand and deepen their military contributions...
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Congress likely to give final OK to local Internet tax ban
WASHINGTON — State and local governments would be permanently barred from taxing access to the Internet under a bipartisan compromise the Senate began pushing toward final congressional approval. The Senate was expected to vote Thursday to send the measure to President Barack Obama as part of a...
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Breakthrough: Scientists detect Einstein-predicted ripples
WASHINGTON — In an announcement that electrified the world of astronomy, scientists said Thursday ..
Pentagon chief predicting 'tangible gains' in Iraq, Syria
BRUSSELS — U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter predicted on Thursday that recent U.S.-led efforts to..
Congress likely to give final OK to local Internet tax ban
WASHINGTON — State and local governments would be permanently barred from taxing access to the Int..
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