The price of sunshine is torturously dumb, and these 3 straightforward animations by a scientist at NASA level to it – Business Insider

A series of new animations by a NASA scientist show just how zippy — and also how torturously slow — the speed of light can be. Light speed is the fastest that any material object can travel through space. That is, of course, barring the existence of theoretical shortcuts in the fabric of space called…

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Republican Rep. Tom Marino publicizes resignation; says he’s taken job in non-public sector – Fox News

FILE–In this file photo from Dec. 15, 2016 Rep. Tom Marino, R-Pa., stands with other elected officials as then President-elect Donald Trump departs a rally in Hershey, Pa. Marino, a five-term Republican congressman who co-chaired Donald Trump’s successful presidential campaign in Pennsylvania, said in a statement Thursday that his last day will be Jan. 23…

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UK’s Prince Philip, ninety seven, escapes unharmed after avenue shatter approach royal estate – Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) – Queen Elizabeth’s 97-year-old husband Prince Philip escaped uninjured from a car crash while driving on Thursday near the Sandringham estate in eastern England. Police said two people in a car that collided with that of the prince, also known as the Duke of Edinburgh, were both taken to hospital for minor injuries…

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2019 NFL Playoff Bracket Projection: Chiefs high Saints in Dapper Bowl to give Andy Reid his first title – CBS Sports actions

There are just three games left in the 2018 NFL season. All three should be great — this coming weekend’s games are fantastic and it’s hard to imagine the incredible group of four teams left in the NFL playoff bracket producing a bad Super Bowl matchup — and there are some pretty wide ranging implications…

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Pelosi discovering out the exhausting capacity that chances are you’ll now no longer out-troll Trump – Washington Examiner

President Trump just grounded House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif. The White House published a letter Thursday afternoon announcing the president had canceled the congresswoman’s scheduled seven-day tour of Brussels, Egypt, and Afghanistan. Pelosi’s congressional delegation was slated to depart at around 3:00 p.m. Thursday, meaning they learned of the cancellation roughly 30 minutes prior to…

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Model who claimed U.S.-Russian collusion tape held in Moscow on prostitution charges – The Washington Put up

MOSCOW — A model from Belarus who claimed to have recordings shedding light on the Trump campaign’s ties to Russia was detained at a Moscow airport Thursday on prostitution allegations, the police said. The model, Anastasia Vashukevich, had been deported from Thailand earlier in the day after spending nine months in prison on charges of…

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Ex-CBS CEO Les Moonves to venture severance denial – ABC Data

Former CBS CEO Les Moonves is fighting the company’s decision to deny his $120 million severance package following his firing over sexual misconduct allegations. Moonves is demanding binding arbitration proceedings to challenge the decision, CBS announced in a filing Thursday with the Security Exchange Commission. The company’s board of directors denied Moonves his severance last…

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