Cambridge, Massachusetts - At the center of the Perseus galaxy cluster - a swarm of thousands of galaxies that spans 2 million light years across and is one of the most massive known objects in the universe - a black hole is attempting to stir things up, blowing giant bubbles and jets and ripples of gas out into the galactic plasma.

Washington, DC - We are deeply saddened and concerned by reports of the tragic killing of prominent Cambodian political commentator Dr. Kem Ley. We offer our sincere and profound condolences to his family, friends, and colleagues.

Notre Dame, Indiana - Calling recent insults to Mexico and its people “churlish, insulting political theater,” the president of the University of Notre Dame, Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C., said Friday that he is dedicated to strengthening the University’s presence in that nation’s academic, government, corporate and Church sectors.

Detroit, Michigan - Gas mileage of new vehicles sold in the U.S. during June dipped slightly, say researchers at the University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute.

Provo, Utah - "Strengthening the ties that bind families together forever" is the theme of the 48th annual Conference on Family History and Genealogy, to be held July 26-29, at the BYU Conference Center. More than 160 classes of all skill levels will be offered at the conference.