Donald Trump speaks with the media during "An Evening with the Celebrity Apprentice" presented by the Academy of Television Arts and Science at the Florence Gould Hall on April 26, 2011 in New York City.
This is Endeavour's twenty fifth and final mission, and is set to deliver the Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer and a pallet called the Express Logistics Carrier #3, which will contain spare parts to equip the outpost after the shuttle program ends later this year. Mark Kelly, husband of U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, will serve as mission commander.
The National Weather Service says a EF-4 tornado passed through the northern St. Louis County area on April 25, damaging or destroying over 750 homes. The tornado, the strongest here since 1967, also hit the airport causing a two day shutdown. No one was killed or seriously injured.
Even after the ongoing tragedy at the Fukushima reactor in Japan, the explosion and subsequent fire at the Chernobyl plant still ranks as the worst in history. The plant was in Pripyat, a now abandoned city in the modern Ukraine and the former Soviet Union. The death toll from the accident and radiation varies from a 4,000 individual estimate from the World Health Organization to about 200,000 from Greenpeace.
The Oklahoma City Thunder and the Denver Nuggets in the Western Conference playoffs-First Round game three at the Pepsi Center in Denver on April 23, 2011. The Thunder take a 3-0 series lead over the Nuggets with a 97-94 win.
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