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Thousands to attend American space legend John Glenn's memorial

Dec 17, 2016 - 3:48 PM

The public memorial will be in the Ohio State University campus

AMERICAN LEGEND. United States Marines stand next the casket of former astronaut and US Senator John Glenn, as he lays in state at the Ohio Statehouse. Photo by  Joshua Lott / AFP

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Dec 09, 2016 - 1:15 PM

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American space legend John Glenn dead at 95

Dec 09, 2016 - 6:54 AM

UPDATED The US space agency NASA is among the first to pay tribute to the legendary astronaut who went on to serve as a lawmaker for more than two decades calling him a true American hero

JOHN GLENN. This file photo taken on October 9, 1998 shows  US astronaut and Senator John Glenn getting a hand from white room technicians moments before boarding the US space shuttle Discovery. File photo by NASA / AFP

Laptop used for first US presidential email finds a buyer

Apr 18, 2014 - 9:52 PM

The Toshiba Satellite laptop that belonged to White House physician Robert Darling sells for 61 000 in a Boston auction

EMAIL SENT. A file picture taken on November 7, 1998, released by the White House, shows US President Bill Clinton preparing to send the first-ever US presidential email. The Toshiba Satellite that Clinton borrowed sold for $60,667 in an online auction. Agence France-Presse photo/The White House

Bob Dylan, Toni Morrison lead US honors

Apr 27, 2012 - 7:17 AM

Bob Dylan Toni Morrison and Madeleine Albright lead US honors