September 23, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page


Detroit can rise again


If geography alone were destiny, Detroit would be a thriving metropolis. It has a fine waterfront on the Detroit River and Lake St. More...

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Hurricane season on Titan

Travel 890 million miles through our solar system and you’ll arrive at Saturn’s moon Titan. You might feel strangely at home. It has large lakes, flowing rivers, and sandy dunes just like Earth. More...


Still fair season in Maine

UNITY (AP) — As one popular fair was closing Sunday, another was gearing up.  The Common Ground Country Fair, which celebrates farming, rural living and sustainability, wrapped up Sunday afternoon in Unity following three days of events.&n More...


5 family members found dead at Texas home

RICE, Texas (AP) — Investigators say no suspects are being sought after two adults and three children were found dead in a North Texas home.  Navarro County Sheriff Elmer Tanner says a Spanishspeaking male called 911 Sunday night to report More...