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Beyonce slays at MTV VMAs, Britney Spears does not

Beyonce owned the MTV Video Music Awards — like she did in 2014 — with a 16-minute performance featuring her recent hits from "Lemonade," working various stages with strong, layered vocals, skilled dance moves and even an outfit change — all as the audience watched in awe and cheered her on.

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Scientists emerge after a year of life ‘on Mars’

A six-member team of scientists lived in a dome on top of Mauna Loa for a year, which might sound good until you consider that they could only leave their dome while wearing spacesuits because they were simulating a mission to Mars. They have concluded that a manned Mars mission is feasible, at least from a “technological and psychological” perspective. But they can’t wait to swim and eat fresh food.

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Don't let a text wreck your life

April is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month. This new spot from NHTSA examines the impact a simple text can have on you and those you love. Drivers are encouraged to join the conversation by using the hashtag #justdrive. "If you're texting, you're not driving."
US Department of Transportation's National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
Don't let a text wreck your life 1:01

Don't let a text wreck your life

Dance helps D'Iberville boy overcome ADHD 2:17

Dance helps D'Iberville boy overcome ADHD

Watch baby polar bear Nora grow up fast 2:12

Watch baby polar bear Nora grow up fast

NASA animates the powerful winter storm headed for the Mid-Atlantic 0:22

NASA animates the powerful winter storm headed for the Mid-Atlantic