The main control room the European Space Operation Center (ESOC) in Darmstadt, Germany, is pictured on Friday during the controlled descent of the European Space Agency (ESA) space probe Rosetta onto the surface of Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko. Daniel Roland/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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The Two-Way - News Blog

Rosetta Crashes Into Comet, Bringing Historic Mission To End

The Rosetta spacecraft has been orbiting the 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko comet for two years, sending a stream of images and data back to Earth. Now scientists have ended the mission, and the spacecraft has lost contact with Earth forever.

Mimi Morales recovers in Children's Hospital of Orange Country in late September after surgery for a dental infection she contracted at Children's Dental Group in Anaheim, Calif. She had three permanent teeth, one baby tooth and part of her jawbone removed. Mindy Schauer/Courtesy of The Orange County Register hide caption

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Shots - Health News

Infection Outbreak Shines Light On Water Risks At Dentists Offices

Sometimes going to the dentist can make you sick. It's rare, but nearly two dozen children near Los Angeles have been hospitalized after developing infections traced to contaminated water.

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StoryCorps

A Decade After Amish School Shooting, Gunman's Mother Talks Of Forgiveness

When Charles Roberts shot and killed five Amish girls in Lancaster, Pa., 10 years ago, his parents were devastated. But the Amish community forgave their son and has since embraced the Robertses.

A Decade After Amish School Shooting, Gunman's Mother Talks Of Forgiveness

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Parallels - World News

A Storied Hong Kong Newspaper Feels The Heat From China

Recently purchased by Chinese tech tycoon Jack Ma, the South China Morning Post, one of Hong Kong's premier newspapers, seems to be under pressure from mainland China, just like the city it serves.

A Storied Hong Kong Newspaper Feels The Heat From China

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Politics

Decades-Old Housing Discrimination Case Plagues Donald Trump

In the 1970s, the U.S. Department of Justice sued Donald Trump, his father and Trump Managment alleging the Trumps engaged in racial discrimination at their properties.

Decades-Old Housing Discrimination Case Plagues Donald Trump

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