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August 13, 2018

To judge in Manafort trial, courtroom is ‘Rome’ and he is ‘Caesar’

Alex Wong/Getty Images(ALEXANDRIA, Virginia) -- When you walk into Courtroom 900 in the federal court house in Alexandria, Virginia, you step into another domain, a territory ruled not by a mayor or a governor or even a president, but by a self-proclaimed emperor. "I'm a Caesar in my own Rome,"..
August 12, 2018

Unite the Right rally supporters dwarfed by counter-protesters in DC on Charlottesville anniversary

ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Thousands of people descended upon Washington, D.C., today for protests on the anniversary of the violent Charlottesville rally, but only a few dozen appeared to be in support of the Unite the Right protest. The build up ahead of the planned protest appears to have led to the..
August 12, 2018

Toxic red tide blooms are creeping up Florida’s west coast, killing marine life and irritating humans

ABC News(TALLAHASSEE, Fla.) -- A toxic algae bloom is creeping up the west coast of the Sunshine State, killing wildlife and keeping residents and tourists away from the acclaimed beaches along the Gulf of Mexico. Higher than normal concentrations of Karenia brevis -- also known as red tide or harmf..
August 12, 2018

NASA’s Parker Solar Probe to give closest look ever at the sun

iStock/Thinkstock(LAUREL, Md.) -- NASA has launched a mission to get closer than its ever gotten before to the sun, its corona and solar wind. After a 24-hour delay, the mission, called Parker Solar Probe, launched early Sunday. Here is what you need to know about the Parker Solar Probe. What is Pa..