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Solar Eclipse: Vancouver ramping up for glimpse of celestial phenomenan

Solar Eclipse: Vancouver ramping up for glimpse of celestial phenomenan

Those living in one of the 14 states the spectacle will pass over are in for a treat: the moon will come between the sun and the earth, leaving a ring of light around its surface. The last time an eclipse travelled across the U.S. was in 1918 and the last time anyone in the United States witnessed a total solar eclipse was nearly 40 years ago, on February 26, 1979.


12 in preseason AP Top 25 poll

12 in preseason AP Top 25 poll

Alabama opens the season September 2 against third-ranked Florida State in Atlanta. No need to overthink it: Alabama is No. 1 in the AP preseason Top 25. 2, edging No. 3 Florida State and preventing the first 1 vs. 2 opening game since the preseason poll began in 1950. Alabama is the only Southeastern Conference team in the top 10, but the SEC still leads the way with six teams in the Top 25.


Boomers crowned Asian basketball champions

Boomers crowned Asian basketball champions

Australia kept pressure up then and claimed the quarter 18-14. Australia shrugged off the absence of their National Basketball Association stars to claim the Asian Cup for the first time in their maiden participation on Sunday, sweeping past three-time champions Iran 79-56 in the final.


John Oliver warns of 'catastrophic' risks from nuclear waste

John Oliver warns of 'catastrophic' risks from nuclear waste

As Oliver noted, however, only "around 54" out of 292 Republican members of Congress called out the president by name. Last Wednesday, Francis sat on the Outnumbered couch and defended Trump to her co-hosts , insisting that he never said there were "very good people" among neo-Nazi protestors.


What weather conditions will be like during the solar eclipse

What weather conditions will be like during the solar eclipse

One of the busiest locations in the region could be Spring Park in Tuscumbia, where officials anticipate more than 1,300 students from area schools, along with hundreds of other residents, will descend for an event they have dupped "Total Eclipse of the Park".