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Planets and crescent moon worth waking a bit earlier this week.

Planets and crescent moon worth waking a bit earlier this week.

Crescent moon has company in early morning sky.

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New Horizons, and ways to celebrate Pluto

New Horizons, and ways to celebrate Pluto

Venus is at it's brightest as the evening "star" next week.

July 08, 2015 4:29 pmLoading…

Trio of bright planets stands out despite nearly full moon

Venus is moving away from Jupiter.

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Celebrate Summer Solstice and Father's Day on Sunday

Celebrate Summer Solstice and Father's Day on Sunday

Summer starts Sunday, on Father's Day.

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Sky Spy: Venus is the current 'evening star'

Sky Spy: Venus is the current 'evening star'

Venus is our current “evening star.” 

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Sky Spy: 2 efforts to limit light pollution

Sky Spy: 2 efforts to limit light pollution

Now's your chance to help measure the night sky brightness.

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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. 

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Look for Venus, Jupiter in pre-dawn sky

Look for Venus, Jupiter in pre-dawn sky

Venus and Jupiter heading for a planetary conjunction.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Sky Spy: Venus returns to the night sky

Moon Watch

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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