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Elderly Couple Found Dead Inside East Harlem Apartment

Elderly Couple Found Dead Inside East Harlem Apartment

Police sources told CBS2 their deaths appear to be accidental and appears to have been caused by carbon monoxide poisoning. "When she could try to help somebody, that's the way she was", she said. "They were very active, both of them positive in the community, let alone involved in this church", said Rev. Sean Gardner. "I know my father couldn't live without my mother, and my mother couldn't live without my father".


Eight Karnataka students drown in sea off Maharashtra coast

Eight Karnataka students drown in sea off Maharashtra coast

The students were from the Maratha Engineering College in Belgaum and they had come to the beach on a picnic. A few days back also a similar incident happened when a picnic turned into a tragedy as five school students were drowned at a beach in Andhra Pradesh's Kakinada town.



Saturn's moon Enceladus has flawless conditions for life

The research is published a paper in the journal Science and it is noted that hydrogen gas is a potential "chemical energy source for life" and has been found present in the plumes. Using a spectrometer, the spacecraft determined that the plumes are 98 percent water and one percent hydrogen, with traces of molecules including ammonia, carbon dioxide and methane.



North Korea promises to 'pulverise' US bases

North Korea has often celebrated major anniversaries with weapons tests . Amid rising regional tensions, Pyongyang residents have been preparing for North Korea's most important. The US sent the USS Carl Vinson along with a Naval strike force to the peninsula which arrived Thursday to conduct military exercises with South Korea.


School holiday truancy case: Court rules against dad Jon Platt

School holiday truancy case: Court rules against dad Jon Platt

However, Isle of Wight then asked Supreme Court justices to overturn the decision, arguing it was unclear what "regular attendance" at school meant. According to the Education Act 1966, the only statutory exemptions that override a headteacher's discretion are sickness, the failure to provide transport to children registered to receive it to and from school, and religious observance reasons.


NewsFix in Space: NASA announces possible life on another planet

NewsFix in Space: NASA announces possible life on another planet

They described their findings in the journal Science . "This is the closest we've come, so far, to identifying a place with some of the ingredients needed for a habitable environment", said NASA administrator Thomas Zurbuchen. "Now, Enceladus is high on the list in the solar system for showing habitable conditions", said Hunter Waite, one of the study's leading researchers.