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Space send-off for deceased pets

Space send-off for deceased pets

HOUSTON — A Texas company is offering a unique send off for beloved pets by placing a portion of their cremated remains in a capsule and blasting them off into space.

Hero cat saves boy from dog attack

Hero cat video goes viral

LONDON — A cat has been hailed as a hero after saving a four-year-old boy from a dog attack in California.

Flight instructor who appeared on CNN fired

TORONTO — A flight simulator instructor who wore casual clothes when he figured prominently in CNN’s coverage of the missing Malaysia airliner was fired after his boss accused...