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Worcester County district attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Shayanna Jenkins-Hernandez, the mother of Hernandez's daughter, could take legal action in the wake of the ex-New England Patriots star hanging himself at Souza-Baranowski Correctional Center.
  • Tens of Thousands March for Science in Manhattan

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    Nancy Roman, former U.S. Chief Technology Officer Megan Smith and Bill Nye, host of Netflix's Bill Nye Saves the World are expected to appear. "It's a family-friendly, nonpartisan event with the goal of raising awareness of the contributions of science to society and the importance of supportive public policy".
  • President Trump to talk with US Astronauts on Space Station Monday

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    Astronaut Kate Rubins and Trump's daughter, Ivanka Trump , whose White House portfolio involves women's empowerment, will also take part in the call. "The 20-minute call will air live on NASA Television and stream on the agency's website and Facebook page at 10 a.m. EDT", the space agency announced , "and will be made available to schools, museums, and other organizations across the nation and globally".
  • March for Science: Worldwide protests begin to support 'evidence'

    March for Science: Worldwide protests begin to support 'evidence'

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    Nor did it mention the many thousands of people who participated in the March for Science in Washington, D.C. and around the world on Saturday , many in direct response to the Trump administration's anti-science stances. "Staying silent is a luxury that we can no longer afford". "Damn right I'm in this march", said Eddy Fischer, 97, professor emeritus of biochemistry at the University of Washington and Nobel Prize co-winner in 1992 for physiology or medicine.
  • Marchers Worldwide Demand Respect For Science

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    That theme was echoed by many who showed up in Washington for teach-ins, which organizers said were a centerpiece of the initial Earth Day held in 1970 to call attention to the environment."Science isn't respected and it needs to be", said Sarah Binkow, 22, a civil engineer who traveled from Pontiac, Michigan, to attend the Washington rally."Being here definitely gives me hope that there's this overwhelming population that supports science and supports scientific theory", she said.
  • Hundreds in Kansas City join worldwide effort to 'March for Science'

    Hundreds in Kansas City join worldwide effort to 'March for Science'

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    Given Parliament is now in the middle of a two-week break, it's not clear how many MPs will be taking part in the Ottawa rally. Scientists involved in the march said they were anxious about political and public rejection of established science such as climate change and the safety of vaccine immunizations.
  • Science May Not Be Political, But The March For Science Sure Was

    Science May Not Be Political, But The March For Science Sure Was

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    The marches will be anchored in Washington and will be joined by dozens of nonpartisan scientific professional societies. Despite proposing more than $1.5 billion in cuts to the Department of Interior, Trump donated his salary from his first quarter in the Oval Office to the National Park Service.
  • Hundreds rally in name of science in downtown Grand Rapids

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    March for Science is being coined by its organizers as political but nonpartisan. Dan Weaver, one of the organizers of the march on a chilly Earth Day, said participants were motivated to "celebrate Canadian science and the role that science plays in our society...
  • Mark Zuckerberg Outlines Changes To Deal With Facebook Killing

    Mark Zuckerberg Outlines Changes To Deal With Facebook Killing

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    Facebook issued a public statement Monday, saying it received a report about the video containing the shooting almost two hours after it was posted. In an interview with CNN , several of Godwin's children said they held no animosity toward Stephens, either. Almost 48 hours after the Cleveland murder, Stephens' white Ford Fusion was spotted in a McDonald's parking lot in Erie, Pa.
  • Thousands March For Science in Washington, Houston, Other Cities

    Thousands March For Science in Washington, Houston, Other Cities

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    Thousands around the world rally in the name of science on Earth DayMillions of people around the world are marking Earth Day, aimed at expanding awareness about the environment. While hundreds of people were lining up to join the march , dozens of volunteers were handing out signs with the official slogan of the protest: "Science, not Silence".
  • Thousands join global rallies for science on Earth Day

    Thousands join global rallies for science on Earth Day

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    Today is Earth Day, and scientists, environmentalists and concerned citizens in Windsor are using the occasion to unite at the city's waterfront in a " March for Science". "The environment is way too important". "The majority of USA marches will be in smaller cities, with populations of fewer than 100,000 people - in fact, many are in towns of smaller than 50,000 people", organizers said in a statement .