Service resuming after 7 New York City subway lines stopped
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Service resuming after 7 New York City subway lines stopped

About a third of New York City's subway lines were suspended for more than an hour during a hot evening commute, stranding some passengers underground and sending others searching for alternate ways home

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PHOTO GALLERY: A selection of pictures from the past week
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PHOTO GALLERY: A selection of pictures from the past week

PHOTO GALLERY: Health workers tending to an Ebola patient in the Democratic Republic of Congo, thick storm clouds over Illinois, and a Saturn V rocket projected onto the Washington Monument to commemorate the Apollo 11 moon landing anniversary

Hawaii officials want a peaceful end to telescope protests
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Hawaii officials want a peaceful end to telescope protests

Officials in Hawaii said Friday that they will not call up additional National Guard troops or use force on peaceful telescope protesters blocking access to the state's highest peak

Following Trump's orders, Herman takes Barbasol lead
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Following Trump's orders, Herman takes Barbasol lead

Following President Donald Trump's putting advice, Jim Herman shot his second straight 7-under 65 to take the second-round lead in the PGA Tour's Barbasol Championship

Events fall as mercury rises; moon commemoration called off
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Events fall as mercury rises; moon commemoration called off

As temperatures rise across US, events fall, including several New York City plans

Giant Hawaii telescope to focus on big unknowns of universe
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Giant Hawaii telescope to focus on big unknowns of universe

Scientists are expected to explore fundamental questions about the universe when they use a giant new telescope planned for the summit of Hawaii's tallest mountain

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Work on old oil well may have caused California spill

Chevron says an 800,000-gallon oil spill in Central California may have started when crews tried to recap an abandoned well

The Latest: Subway suspension caused by computer failure
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The Latest: Subway suspension caused by computer failure

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority says a failure in the computer system that powers the signals on seven New York City subway lines caused a suspension of more than an hour on those lines

Pocket-sized shark squirts glowing clouds from pockets
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Pocket-sized shark squirts glowing clouds from pockets

A pocket-sized pocket shark found in the Gulf of Mexico turns out to be a new species

Florida sheriff to investigate Epstein's work release
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Florida sheriff to investigate Epstein's work release

A Florida sheriff has launched an internal investigation into wealthy financer Jeffrey Epstein's time spent out of jail under a work release program after he was convicted of sexually abusing underage girls