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Early peak forecast for DC cherry blossoms

( The 2017 National Cherry Blossom Festival run from March 15 through April 16 in Washington

Why there’s a statue of a fearless girl facing Wall Street’s ‘Charging Bull’

( Wall Street visitors and tourists will notice a new addition if they're walking down Broadway in New York this week. About 20 feet across from the famous Charging Bull statue — a symbol of Wall Street's strength and might that has loomed over the street since 1989 — a bronze statue of a girl stands facing it, hands on hips, a defiant expression on her face.

White House Sets 139th Easter Egg Roll for April 17

( The annual White House Easter Egg Roll will take place on April 17.

Mars astronaut radiation shield set for moon mission trial: Developer

( A vest designed to shield astronauts from deadly solar particles in deep space is set for trials on a lunar mission ready for deployment on any manned mission to Mars, its Israeli developers said.

Why critics are calling ‘Logan’ the ‘best superhero movie ever’

( "Logan" is finally out in theaters this weekend, and the R-rated film is already getting high praise from critics and audiences alike. Critics are impressed with the script: It's gritty, violent, and balances the intense action sequences expected from a superhero movie with the quiet drama expected from a completely different one.

United Airlines CEO explains why the Boeing 747 jumbo jet will soon go away

( In January, United Airlines announced that it will expedite the retirement of its fleet of Boeing 747-400 jumbo jets.

Academy Awards 2017: Complete list of Oscar winners and nominees

( The 89th Academy Awards have come to an end, where “Moonlight” was awarded the best picture Oscar after it was erroneously awarded to “La La Land” in a moment of onstage confusion.

Euro lawmakers press EU to impose visas on U.S. citizens

(UsKings.Us) The European Parliament called on the EU executive on Thursday to force Americans to apply for visas before visiting Europe this summer, stepping up pressure to resolve a long-running transatlantic dispute on the issue.

Snap’s shares pop after year’s biggest IPO

( Snap Inc's (SNAP.N) shares ended up 44 percent on their first day of trading as investors flocked to buy into the hottest technology stock offering in three years, overcoming doubts about the loss-making messaging app company's slowing user growth.

NASA Mars satellite shifts course to avoid hitting planet’s moon

( A NASA science satellite orbiting Mars was forced to make a rare evasive maneuver to avoid a collision next week with one of the planet's two small moons, the U.S. space agency said on Thursday.

Microsoft is launching a Netflix for video games this year

( Is Game Pass the future of video games?

Trump gave one of the longest first speeches to Congress

President Trump delivered his first speech to Congress Tuesday in a wide-ranging address that lasted a little over an hour, making it the second-longest such speech among modern presidents.

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