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US would consider no-fly zone in Syria if Russia agrees

Joseph Eid | AFP | Getty Images Displaced Syrians who fled with their families IS-controlled areas gather at Aleppo’s bus station of Ramussa on July 4, 2017. The United States is prepared to discuss with Russia joint efforts to stabilize war-torn Syria, including no-fly zones, U.S. Secretary of State Rex …

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SpaceX launches communication satellite on third try

Joe Raedle | Getty Images SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launches from pad 39A on May 1, 2017 in Cape Canaveral, Florida. SpaceX has launched a communication satellite on the third try. The unmanned Falcon rocket blasted off Wednesday evening from Florida’s Kennedy Space Center. It successfully hoisted an Intelsat satellite …

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Cornelia Street Café Celebrates 40 Years, With Some Concerns

From its inception, the Cornelia Street Café has claimed a liberated identity, equally linked to the worlds of folk music, literature, Off Off Broadway and jazz. The club opened on the Fourth of July weekend in 1977, in what had been a broken-down storefront. Three artists — an Italian-Canadian visual …

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