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WASHINGTON | NASA’s Voyager 2 becomes 2nd craft in interstellar space

WASHINGTON — NASA’s Voyager 2 is now the second human-made object to zip away from the sun into the space between the stars. Voyager 2 last month exited “this bubble that the sun creates around itself,” longtime NASA mission scientist Ed Stone said Monday. The spacecraft is now beyond the outer boundary of the heliosphere, … Continue reading WASHINGTON | NASA’s Voyager 2 becomes 2nd craft in interstellar space

SAN DIEGO | November border arrests jump to highest in Trump presidency

SAN DIEGO — Border Patrol arrests in November jumped 78 percent from a year earlier to the highest level in Donald Trump’s presidency, with families and children accounting for a majority for a third straight month. The numbers are the latest sign that people who cross the border illegally are increasingly families and children traveling … Continue reading SAN DIEGO | November border arrests jump to highest in Trump presidency

ANTANANARIVO, Madagascar | Madagascar to vote for familiar faces in presidential polls

ANTANANARIVO, Madagascar — Voters in Madagascar will go to the polls Wednesday to elect a president with hopes that a new leader will take this Indian Ocean island nation out of chronic poverty and corruption. The 36 candidates have all promised to improve the country’s economy and end graft but political analysts say the three … Continue reading ANTANANARIVO, Madagascar | Madagascar to vote for familiar faces in presidential polls