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NASA wants the best ‘moon’ songs

To mark the 50th anniversary of the historic Apollo 11 moon landing, NASA wants to build a soundtrack of great songs to mark the occasion and to go with the people flying to the moon by 2024.

“I’m done with you people, I really am. This is pathetic”

“I’m sick and tired of people complaining about this. Our job here is to keep people safe, and that is what we’re going to do. Some of you complain that this is all about my ego … stop. Okay, just stop right now. It’s not ... I’m done with you people. I really am. This is pathetic.”

These birds just crashed the UK singles chart

"If we do not start talking about the threats facing nature the inspiration behind so much of our music, poetry and literature may go silent," the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds said.

New developments in the opioid epidemic

The US opioid epidemic has been acknowledged by President Trump as a public health emergency. “As Americans, we cannot allow this to continue,” he said. “It is time to liberate our communities from this scourge of drug addiction.”