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Singer Vera Lynn dead at 103

Vera Lynn, who sang the songs that touched the hearts and lifted the spirits of the British from the bombing streets of London and Coventry in the sand of North Africa and the jungles of Burma during the Second World War, died on Thursday at her home in Sussex, England. She was 103 years old. Her death was confirmed by …

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Vera Rubin: The astronomer who brought dark matter to light

Astronomer Vera Rubin changed the way we look at the universe by showing that galaxies are mostly dark matter. On a dry and clear night at the Kitt Peak Observatory in the mountains of southern Arizona, Rubin observed the spectra of stars in the Andromeda Galaxy to determine their velocities. The conditions for the observation were perfect, if not the …

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Curiosity Rover leaves Vera Rubin Ridge

This panorama of the mast camera of NASA's Curiosity Mars Rover was shot on 19 December (Sol 2265). The rover's last hole on the Vera Rubin Ridge is visible, as well as the sound region he will explore next year. Credit: NASA / JPL-Caltech / MSSS After exploring Mars' Vera Rubin Ridge for more than a year, the NASA Rover …

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Vera Farmiga by N.J. among the actors in "The Many Saints of Newark", the prequel movie "Sopranos"

The recent confirmed additions to the cast of the Sopranos Prequel movie "The Many Saints of Newark" include New Farmers' own Vera Farmiga. Variety first reported that Farmiga and Jon Bernthal would join the cast on Monday Deadline reported that the actors are in final negotiations for the project. "The Many Saints of Newark" is played in the 1960s during …

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The Story Behind Former First Daughter Barbara Bush's Vera Wang Wedding Dress

Every aspect of Barbara Bush's wedding to screenwriter and Jarhead actor Craig Coyne was intentionally personal. The President of the Global Health Corps and the First Daughter Planned Heralding at the Family Home in Kennebunkport, Maine. Rather, "Vera Wang told Vogue afterwards. Gianvito Rossi heels and Larkspur & Hawk earrings that were "something blue," gifted her twin sister Jenna Bush …

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What we know about the shooting of Officer Michael Chesna and Vera Adams

Weymouth's police officer Michael Chesna on Sunday was almost over when he was killed Working at midnight at 8 am he responded with his comrades after the Weymouth Police Department began the area South Shore Hospital for a suspect uncovered at 7:30 am by a car accident Authorities say during a confrontation following Emanuel "Manny" Lopes took Chesna's gun and …

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