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John Glenn, the 1st American to orbit Earth, dies at age 95

John Glenn, whose 1962 flight as the first U.S. astronaut to orbit the Earth made him an all-American hero and propelled him to a long career in the U.S. Senate, died Thursday. The last survivor of the original Mercury 7 astronauts was 95.

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Asian shares meander as ECB-inspired rally fades

Asian shares meandered Friday as an overnight rally in U.S. markets helped by the European Central Bank's decision to extend its bond-buying economic stimulus program faded. South Korea's benchmark slipped as lawmakers prepared to vote on whether or not to impeach President Park Geun-hye.

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Port Authority split on 10-year plan, New York bus terminal

Another board meeting of the region's major transportation agency on Thursday produced few answers and continuing uncertainty over how the agency will spend its money over the next decade, particularly on a replacement for the nation's busiest bus terminal, a battleground pitting New York and New Jersey factions.

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Pearl Harbor survivor serves as U.S. Navy Band's honorary bandmaster

Pearl Harbor survivor Ira "Ike" Schab, who served aboard USS Dobbin as a musician's mate during the attacks on Pearl Harbor and Oahu, gets to be an honorary bandmaster for the U.S. Navy Band during an event marking the 75th anniversary of the attacks. (Petty Officer 2nd Class Somers Steelman/U.S. Navy)
Pearl Harbor survivor serves as U.S. Navy Band's honorary bandmaster 3:13

Pearl Harbor survivor serves as U.S. Navy Band's honorary bandmaster

Pearl Harbor survivor Earl Wanbaugh remembers Dec. 7, 1941 2:53

Pearl Harbor survivor Earl Wanbaugh remembers Dec. 7, 1941

Trump wants to cancel order for new Air Force One: 'It's ridiculous' 0:27

Trump wants to cancel order for new Air Force One: 'It's ridiculous'

Dakota Access pipeline protesters give their reasons for joining Standing Rock 2:58

Dakota Access pipeline protesters give their reasons for joining Standing Rock

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