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U.S. Army, Pfc. Chelsea ManningKansas judge grants Bradley Edward Manning's request to become Chelsea Elizabeth Manning.


2014-04-23 10:01:22 -0600

In this Wednesday, April 23, 2014 image made from video provided by NASA, astronauts Steven Swanson, left, and Rick Mastracchio perform a spacewalk outside the International Space Station to replace a dead computer. The device is a critical backup outside the station that failed nearly two weeks ago. The prime computer has been working fine, but NASA wanted to install a fresh spare as soon as possible. (AP Photo/NASA)CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Spacewalking astronauts easily replaced a dead computer outside the International Space Station on Wednesday and got their orbiting home back up to full strength.


2014-04-23 09:58:25 -0600
A hoaxster who triggered a massive police response after falsely reporting he had killed his mother and was threatening to shoot more people was engaged in prank called "swatting," authorities there say.
2014-04-23 07:11:01 -0600