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An illustration of the LightSail 2 spacecraft disintegrating in Earth

LightSail 2 spacecraft ends its solar-sailing mission in a blaze of glory

The LightSail 2 spacecraft will ride on sunshine no more. The Planetary Society’s crowdfunded solar sailing craft re-entered Earth’s atmosphere on Thursday morning (Nov.17) after nearly 3.5 years in orbit — more than three times longer than its designed mission life. The LightSail 2 team has received no communications from the spacecraft since that date, …

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Embarrassing loss ends with white-flag moment for regressing Bengals offense

CLEVELAND — On a bad night full of bad plays for the Bengals, there was one in particular that epitomized the futility and failures of the evening. It came with 5:29 left in the game when Browns defensive end Myles Garrett and defensive tackle Taven Bryant cruised past the offensive linemen tasked with blocking them …

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Knicks get reality check in one-sided loss to Bucks as win streak ends

Knicks get reality check in one-sided loss to Bucks as win streak ends

MILWAUKEE, Wis. — Consider Friday night a sharp reminder and a series of back-to-reality moments for the Knicks. They may be improved. They may be considerably better than the 37-win outfit from last season. But they aren’t in the same stratosphere as the title-contending Bucks. Even without key players Joe Ingles, Khris Middleton and Pat …

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S&P 500, Nasdaq slide, while Dow ends higher on mixed earnings picture

S&P 500, Nasdaq slide, while Dow ends higher on mixed earnings picture

Caterpillar, McDonald’s gain on earnings beats US economic growth rebounds in Q3 Meta plunges on weak forecast Amazon slumps after the bell following a weak report Dow up 0.61%, Nasdaq down 1.63%, S&P down 0.61% NEW YORK, Oct 27 (Reuters) – The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq posted losses on Thursday, as investors contended with …

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Adidas ends massive deal with Kanye West after anti-Semitism controversy

Adidas ends massive deal with Kanye West after anti-Semitism controversy

Comment on this story Comment Adidas has cut ties with Ye, the musician and fashion designer formerly known as Kanye West, marking the end of a partnership that made the company billions but was soured by the artist’s repeated brazen anti-Semitic and offensive remarks. After weeks of silence and mounting public pressure, the German sportswear …

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Yanks' season ends in familiar heartbreak

Yanks’ season ends in familiar heartbreak

NEW YORK — The Yankees’ two most recent trips to the American League Championship Series ended with heartbreak in Houston, their pindrop-silent clubhouse filled with back slaps, hugs, tears and regrets. The opponent remained the same this time, with the Astros celebrating yet another advance to the World Series, but winter arrived earlier than expected …

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Texans firing ends ambiguous executive tenure of Jack Easterby

Texans firing ends ambiguous executive tenure of Jack Easterby

If you asked someone what Jack Easterby did in almost four seasons with the Texans, chances are they still wouldn’t fully know. Never in Houston football history had there been such an enigmatic executive whose influence reached so far beyond his qualifications, whose cryptic job title afforded him a wide enough range to lay claim …

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