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Astronaut Alan Bean, fourth man on the moon, dies at 86

May 26 (UPI) — Apollo and Skylab astronaut Alan Bean, the fourth man to walk on the moon and an accomplished artist, died Saturday at a hospital in Houston, Texas. Bean, 86, suddenly fell ill while traveling in Fort Wayne, Indiana a few weeks ago, according to a family statement …

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Lava destroys 82 structures as eruptions continue in Hawaii

May 26 (UPI) — The number of structures destroyed by Kilauea’s volcanic lava climbed to 82 on Friday, up from 50 earlier this week, as firefighters go door-to-door in Leilani Estates urging residents who remain to leave. Authorities expect that number to increase as eruptions continue on Kilauea’s lower east …

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Trump signs executive orders on federal work regulations

May 26 (UPI) — President Donald Trump signed executive orders addressing the role of unions in the federal workforce. Trump signed the executive orders on Friday. They make it easier to fire workers by cutting back on what the White House called “taxpayer-funded union time” to prepare and pursue grievances. …

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Subtropical Storm Alberto moving north into Gulf of Mexico

May 26 (UPI) — Forecasters kept tropical storm watches for parts of the United States and Cuba on Saturday as Subtropical Storm Alberto, the first named storm of the season, moves north. The center of the storm was located about 120 miles east-northeast of Cozumel, Mexico, and 70 miles south …

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Commander of USS John S McCain pleads guilty, retires

May 25 (UPI) — The former commanding officer of the USS John S. McCain pleaded guilty Friday to dereliction of duty for a crash in 2017 that killed 10 sailors. Under the plea deal, Navy Cmdr. Alfredo Sanchez was issued a punitive letter of reprimand and was ordered to forfeit …

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