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WWII Vet honored in Great Bend

It’s been 73 years since Lonnie Wright served at Pearl Harbor. During the years afterwards in combat, Lonnie earned a Silver Star.

Celebrating scientists in the main control room appear on a video screen at the European Space Agency after the first unmanned spacecraft Philae landed on a comet called 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko, in  Darmstadt, Germany, Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014. Europe's Rosetta space probe was launched in 2004 with the aim of studying the comet and learning more about the origins of the universe. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)

Photos: Spacecraft lands on comet

The European Space Agency celebrated a cosmic touchdown Wednesday by successfully landing a spacecraft on a comet.