Hawaii or Spain? Experts say it may not matter where telescope is built

When starlight from billions of years ago zips across the universe and finally comes into focus on Earth, astronomers want their telescopes to be in the best locations possible to see what’s out there. Despite years of legal battles and months of protests by Native Hawaiian opponents, the international coalition …

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Legal questions loom as Harvey Weinstein case nears trial

Can someone as notorious in the #MeToo era as Harvey Weinstein get a fair trial in the world’s media capital? That’s one of the legal questions looming over the sexual assault case against the movie mogul with jury selection scheduled for early next month. Weinstein’s lawyers want the trial moved …

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Morning mail: Ashes agony, Trump's G7 row, Centrelink shame

Good morning, this is Helen Sullivan bringing you the main stories and must-reads on Monday 26 August. Top stories England have squared the Ashes series at 1-1 after one of the most astonishing matches in Test history, crowned by an unforgettable match-winning innings of 135 not out from Ben Stokes. …

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Disney World's Guardians Of The Galaxy Ride: Name And Details Revealed At D23

Disney World in Orlando is getting its very own Guardians of the Galaxy ride as an answer to Disneyland’s Guardians Of The Galaxy: Mission Breakout in Disney’s California Adventure–and it won’t be a re-skin of an already existing attraction. During the presentation at Disney’s D23 Expo, the first details were …

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Bell backs Leavine's confidence with Road America win

Team owner Bob Leavine made an unpopular decision when he decided to remove driver Matt DiBenedetto from his Cup Series lineup for next season. The man likely to replace DiBenedetto — Christopher Bell — gave Leavine strong backing on the track Saturday. The 24-year-old Bell won the Xfinity Series race …

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This beautiful cast iron cookware set is on sale for over 60% off

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. Like all cast iron, each piece heats evenly to seal in moisture while resisting staining and dulling. Image: Inspired home By STACKCOMMERCEMashable Deals2019-08-25 09:00:00 UTC TL;DR: Snag the gorgeous Inspired Home Bel Fer cast …

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Former GOP congressman Joe Walsh announces he's running for president

Former Rep. Joe Walsh, R-Ill., announced on Sunday that he is running for president, giving President Donald Trump another primary challenger as several other Republicans weigh jumping into the race. “I’m going to run for president and I’m happy to be on your show announcing my candidacy,” Walsh told ABC’s …

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