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Gene Cernan, Last Man To Walk On The Moon, Dies At 82

Cernan flew in space three times, took the second American spacewalk, and was just as thrilled to walk on the moon as if he had been the first to do it.

Community organizers Jerry Anderson and his wife Paula McCoy Anderson opened The Village, a food market and community gathering place in Winston-Salem, N.C. Ari Shapiro/NPR hide caption

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Inauguration Road Trip

Some North Carolinians Expect A Struggle Under Trump Administration

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Some North Carolinians Expect A Struggle Under Trump Administration

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A suspended parking sign that was posted in London in 2015. Joshua Browder, a 20-year-old from London, who's now attending Stanford, has come up with a bot that can write letters appealing parking tickets. He claims a 60 percent success rate in cities where it is being used, including London, New York and Seattle. Matt Dunham/AP hide caption

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Technology

'Robot Lawyer' Makes The Case Against Parking Tickets

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'Robot Lawyer' Makes The Case Against Parking Tickets

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Gene Cernan, Last Man To Walk On The Moon, Dies At 82

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Gene Cernan, Last Man To Walk On The Moon, Dies At 82

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Democratic members of Congress address the worshipers at the Dar al-Hijrah Islamic Center after Friday prayers on Dec. 4 in Falls Church, Va. Bill Clark/CQ Roll Calll hide caption

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Muslim-Americans Remain Anxious About Trump Administration

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