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Sky Spy: Enjoy Venus in a.m., Sagittarius in evening

Sky Spy: Enjoy Venus in a.m., Sagittarius in evening

Sagittarius is supposed to look like a centaur, but that's not really accurate. 

August 21, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Look for Venus, Jupiter in pre-dawn sky

Look for Venus, Jupiter in pre-dawn sky

Venus and Jupiter heading for a planetary conjunction.

August 14, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
French Open: Williams sisters eliminated in second round

French Open: Williams sisters eliminated in second round

PARIS — Instead of looking forward to playing each other this week at the French Open, Serena and Venus Williams will both be heading home early.

May 28, 2014 11:45 pm Video Loading…

Sky Spy: Venus, Mercury glow in western sky

There is plenty to see in the western sky tonight after sunset.

June 13, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Sky Spy: Gemini, Lyre, Hercules all visible

Sunset tonight is 7:28. If you look toward the west at 8 as the twilight is darkening, you will find ever brilliant Venus nine degrees above the horizon.

June 06, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Sky Spy: Venus, Mercury, Jupiter still together

The spectacular grouping of Venus, Mercury, and Jupiter in the evening sky after sunset will continue to delight us.

May 30, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Sky Spy: Venus returns to the night sky

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May 16, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Sky spy: Early evening, pre-dawn eastern views delight

If you wait a couple of hours after sunset for the sky to darken and the moon to rise, you will be rewarded with beautiful views in the eastern sky around 8:30 p.m.

November 29, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Roddick not ready to retire just yet

Roddick not ready to retire just yet

Andy Roddick, who said Thursday this would be the final tourney of his career, beat Bernard Tomic in straight sets.

September 01, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Roddick not ready to retire just yet

Roddick not ready to retire just yet

NEW YORK - Andy Roddick said no to retirement Friday night at the U.S. Open.

September 01, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

Sky spy: Venus a handy pointer to other objects

Moon watch: The moon is in a waning (growing smaller) gibbous (more than half lit) phase going toward last quarter next Tuesday, when it will be half lit.

July 05, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

Sky spy: Keep an eye peeled on the Ides of March

Today is the Ides of March. Julius Caesar was told to "beware the Ides of March" in Shakespeare's play "Julius Caesar" - the Roman emperor was assassinated on the Ides of March, 44 BC.

March 15, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

Sky spy: Moon is full tonight, a grand sight indeed

Tonight is full moon, which means the moon is 180 degrees away from the sun - thereby rising as the sun is setting and setting as the sun is rising.

March 08, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

Williams sisters could meet in final of championships in Doha

DOHA, Qatar — The Williams sisters could be headed for a final matchup at the Sony Ericsson Championships after Venus Williams advanced to the semifinals along with Jelena Jankovic and Caroline Wozniacki on Friday.

October 31, 2009 12:00 amLoading…

Michael's 'This Is It' opened in how many countries?

It's only been four months since Michael Jackson died at the age of 50 just as he was preparing for a comeback series of 50 concerts in Londen.

October 29, 2009 12:00 amLoading…

Sky Spy : View moon, planets early Friday morning

Friday morning there's a beautiful gathering of the very thin crescent moon, Venus, Saturn and Mercury.

October 15, 2009 12:00 amLoading…

Sky Spy : Planet buffs: Set your alarms early to look at Venus, Mercury, Saturn

Try to watch the continuing lineup of morning planets during the next few weeks. This is a good time to see Venus, Mercury and Saturn.

October 08, 2009 12:00 amLoading…

Suns' Lopez will miss up to two months after surgery today

PHOENIX — The Phoenix Suns announced Monday that center Robin Lopez will undergo surgery to repair a broken fifth metatarsal in his left foot and is expected to miss between six and eight weeks.

October 06, 2009 12:00 amLoading…

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