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NASA launches new Mars rover to look for signs of ancient life

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — The biggest, most sophisticated Mars rover ever built — a car-size vehicle bristling with cameras, microphones, drills and lasers — blasted off Thursday as part of an ambitious, long-range project to bring the first Martian…

Oregon governor says US agents will begin leaving Portland

This story will be updated. PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Oregon's governor says federal agents who have clashed with protesters in Portland, Oregon, will begin what she called a "phased withdrawal" from Oregon's largest city. Gov. Kate Brown said Wednesday that…

Recipe roundup: 5 ideas for what to eat this week

Wondering what to make for dinner this week? Here's a variety of recipes to try whether you want to grill, keep things light, or recreate stadium recipes at home (plus a dessert, just because).