Charlottesville riddled with barriers, security and flowers on ‘Unite the Right’ anniversary

Charlottesville riddled with barriers, security and flowers on ‘Unite the Right’ anniversary

Kim Ganczak writes on the street with chalk near a makeshift memorial for Heather Heyer, who was killed one year ago tomorrow during a deadly clash, August 11, 2018 in Charlottesville, Virginia. (Photo: Getty Images) CHARLOTTSVILLE, Va. – A year after a violent white nationalist rally “Unite The Right” left three dead and dozens injured, the city is taking extra safety…

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Three of California’s Biggest Fires Ever Are Burning Right Now

Three of California’s Biggest Fires Ever Are Burning Right Now

The Footprints of the Largest California Fires Since 2000 1. Mendocino (active)305,489 acres 1. Mendocino(active) 2. Cedar, 2003288,369 acres 2. Cedar2003 3. Thomas, 2017281,894 acres 3. Thomas2017 4. Rush, 2012271,911 acres 4. Rush2012 5. Rim, 2013257,135 acres 5. Rim2013 6. Witch, 2007245,582 acres 6. Witch2007 7. Zaca, 2007244,448 acres 7. Zaca2007 8. Klamath Theater, 2008183,134…

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‘We denounce hate’: Washington, DC, braces for ‘Unite the Right’ rally

‘We denounce hate’: Washington, DC, braces for ‘Unite the Right’ rally

CLOSE In 2017, an assortment of alt-right and far-right affiliated groups gathered in Charlottesville, Virginia to protest the removal of Confederate monuments and names from a city square. It ended in the death of a Charlottesville woman. USA TODAY In Charlottesville, Virginia, on Aug. 11, 2017. (Photo: Mykal McEldowney/IndyStar via USA TODAY Network) The mayor…

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Buzz Aldrin: Space Force is ‘one giant leap in the right direction’

Buzz Aldrin: Space Force is ‘one giant leap in the right direction’

JUST WATCHEDPence unveils plans for ‘Space Force’ReplayMore Videos …MUST WATCHPence unveils plans for ‘Space Force’ 02:08 (CNN)He was there when man first landed on the moon in 1969 and on Friday, Buzz Aldrin endorsed a new galactic effort — the Trump administration’s Space Force.”One giant leap in the right direction. #SpaceForce,” the retired astronaut tweeted,…

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Nintendo’s new ’90s-inspired 3DS can play a library of over 4000 games — and it’s $50 cheaper than usual right now

Nintendo’s new ’90s-inspired 3DS can play a library of over 4000 games — and it’s $50 cheaper than usual right now

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. The Nintendo Switch may get the lion’s share of the gaming world’s attention — for good reason, it’s a runaway success, with over 20 million sold to date…

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‘It came right up and opened its mouth right at my feet’: Shark breaches below researcher trying to tag it off Cape

‘It came right up and opened its mouth right at my feet’: Shark breaches below researcher trying to tag it off Cape

It’s not just Cape Cod beachgoers that have to be on the lookout for sharks. The state’s leading shark expert, Greg Skomal, got taken by surprise on a recent research trip off the coast of Wellfleet when a shark leaped out of the water below him. A camera on the shark research vessel captured the…

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