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Elon Musk: Launch pad explosion is 'most difficult and complex' failure in SpaceX's 14 years
SpaceX’s launch pad explosion last week that destroyed a Falcon 9 rocket and a communications satellite is turning out to be the “most difficult and complex failure” the company has had in its 14 years, Chief Executive Elon Musk tweeted early Friday morning. In a series of tweets, Musk shared some...
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Musk's SpaceX explosion most vexing failure in 14 years
SpaceX's billionaire founder Elon Musk called the Falcon 9 explosion its most perplexing failure in 14 years, deepening the mystery surrounding the loss of the satellite-bearing rocket on its launchpad last week. U.S. investigators are looking into why the Falcon 9 rocket, developed by Musk's Space...
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NASA probe blasts off on quest to collect asteroid samples
An Atlas 5 rocket blasted off from Florida on Thursday carrying a robot space probe on NASA’s first quest to collect samples from an asteroid and return them to Earth in hopes of learning more about the origins of life. The 19-story rocket, built and flown for NASA by United Launch Alliance, lifted off at...
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NASA spacecraft on way to asteroid to bring back samples
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — The first NASA explorer of its kind took off on a seven-year quest Thursday, chasing after a big, black, unexplored asteroid to gather a few handfuls of gravel for return to Earth.
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NASA spacecraft heads off to asteroid to bring back samples
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A NASA spacecraft is on its way to the space rock Bennu (BEHN'oo).
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5 things to know about NASA's asteroid mission
OSIRIS-REx is expected to return to Earth in 2023 with a sample of asteroid Bennu.       
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New elephant study shows catastrophic decline in Africa
An ambitious project to count all of Africa's elephants from the air has revealed a catastrophic decline. CNN's David McKenzie has the exclusive report.
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France divided on burkini ban
With a recent poll suggesting that 64% are opposed to women wearing burkinis in France, the country's beaches have become the ground zero for the battle over its ban.
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Every bird on this island eats plastic
CNN gained rare access to Midway Atoll to see the shocking amounts of plastic that makes its way across the Pacific Ocean and into our food chain.
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Never before seen photos of Jupiter
NASA's spacecraft Juno sent back the first-ever images of Jupiter's north pole -- photographs that reveal activity unlike anything scientists have ever seen before, the space agency said.
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New video of WWII shipwrecks off North Carolina coast
WWII came closer to home than many Americans realize. NOAA is conducting an expedition to better understand the battlefields off our coast.
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NASA's asteroid-sampling spacecraft to launch Thursday evening
Brooks HaysCAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., Sept. 8 (UPI) -- NASA's Security-Regolith Explorer spacecraft, the OSIRIS-REx, is ready and waiting to be carried into space by a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket.
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Elite unit fighting human trafficking
A group of undercover officers in Winnipeg, Canada, is leading a new way to fight human trafficking -- firmly focused on helping victims.
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Mission to asteroid a 'go' for Thursday launch
The spacecraft aims to rendezvous with the asteroid and return to Earth with a sample.        
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NASA set to launch probe on asteroid mission
The probe will suck up at least two ounces of loose gravel and dust from the space rock’s surface, then store it in a small capsule slated to drop back down to the Utah desert in 2023.        
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The child victims of barrel bombs
Aleppo's children continue to become victims of the bloody Syrian conflict.
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On the front lines of Asia's Zika fight
Singapore's government is taking active measures to kill the Zika virus in the small nation. CNN's Manisha Tank examines what is being done.
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SpaceX rocket successfully launches from historic NASA launchpad
Rocket was carrying more han 5,000 pounds of cargo to the International Space Station.       
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SpaceX rocket successfully launches carrying supplies to the International Space Station
Rocket was carrying more han 5,000 pounds of cargo to the International Space Station.       
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SpaceX completes historic launch

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SpaceX launches rocket from NASA’s historic moon pad
This is SpaceX’s first launch from Florida since a rocket explosion last summer        
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SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket blasts off, lands at Cape Canaveral
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launched from Kennedy Space Center's historic pad 39A on Sunday, taking with it more than 5,000 pounds of cargo to the International Space Station.         
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SpaceX trying to launch rocket from historic moon pad — again
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla.— SpaceX is taking another shot at launching a rocket from NASA’s historic moon pad. As dawn broke Sunday over Florida’s Kennedy Space Center, the unmanned Falcon rocket stood at Launch Complex 39A, poised to deliver supplies to the International Space Station. Liftoff is scheduled for 9:39 a.m. This is the same pad...
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SpaceX launches rocket from NASA's historic moon pad
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — NASA's historic moonshot pad is back in business.A SpaceX Falcon rocket blasted off Sunday morning from Kennedy Space Center's Launch Complex 39A. It was visible for just seconds before ducking into clouds on its way to the International Space Station, with a load of supplies.Astronauts flew to the moon from this very spot nearly a half-century ago. The pad was last used for NASA's final shuttle mission nearly six years ago.
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Updates: SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket blasts off from historic KSC pad, lands at Cape
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launched from Kennedy Space Center's historic pad 39A on Sunday, taking with it more than 5,000 pounds of cargo to the ISS.         
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SpaceX successfully launches rocket on second attempt - NASA
SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket blasted off on Sunday, on the second attempt this weekend, recovering from technical issues which thwarted the planned launch a day earlier. Read Full Article at RT.com
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SpaceX aims for Sunday morning launch after scrub on Saturday
SpaceX is set to launch almost 5,500 pounds of supplies Sunday morning to the International Space Station after scrubbing its previous attempt Saturday because of a potential issue with its Falcon 9 rocket. The launch is scheduled for 6:38 a.m. Pacific time from Kennedy Space Center in Florida....
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SpaceX trying again to launch rocket from historic moon pad
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - SpaceX is taking another shot at launching a rocket from NASA's historic moon pad. As dawn broke Sunday over Florida's Kennedy Space Center, the unmanned Falcon rocket stood at Launch Complex 39A, poised to deliver supplies to the International Space Station. Liftoff is scheduled for ...
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SpaceX scrubs launch, will try again Sunday morning
SpaceX scrubbed its launch of a space station supply mission seconds before liftoff Saturday morning, citing a possible problem with the second stage of its Falcon 9 rocket. The Hawthorne space company said it would try to launch again Sunday at 6:38 a.m. Pacific time from Launch Complex 39A at...
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SpaceX aborts flight due to rocket issues

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SpaceX rocket launch aborted due to technical difficulties, rescheduled for Sunday- NASA (VIDEO)
Saturday’s scheduled launch of SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket has been delayed due to technical issues. NASA said in a tweet that it was due “to a second stage thrust vector control issue.” The launch has been rescheduled for Sunday morning. Read Full Article at RT.com
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NASA, Kennedy Space Center await direction from Trump
Robert Cabana calls space center a multi-user spaceport as home to NASA, commercial operators.       
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SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket vertical at Florida's Kennedy Space Center
Daniel UriaFeb. 11 (UPI) -- SpaceX lifted it's Falcon 9 rocket at Florida's Kennedy Space Center to undergo testing in preparation for a potential launch.
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Satellite set for launch will revolutionize U.S. weather forecasting
GOES-R expected to improving quality, speed of images taken of our planet.         
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Video shows Clinton stumble before illness revealed
Hillary Clinton has pneumonia, her doctor said, hours after the Democratic nominee stumbled as she exited a 9/11 commemoration ceremony early.
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Why people snorkel in muddy water
Armed with flippers, snorkels and wetsuits, intrepid swimmers from around the world come to compete in the World Bog Snorkelling Championships in Wales.
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Beauty queen's looks attacked
Arianna Quan was crowned Miss Michigan 2016 but has received criticism on social media, including comments calling her ugly and that she's ruining the reputation of Chinese people.
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Hope Solo breaks down on camera
Video from Fullscreen's "Keeping Score" series shows soccer goalie Hope Solo's reaction after learning she was suspended from the US national team.
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Clinton: 9/11 was personal
During an interview with CNN's Chris Cuomo, Hillary Clinton discussed her memories of visiting a woman in the hospital after the 9/11 attacks and how it became personal to her.
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See Clinton stumble entering van
Hillary Clinton left the 9/11 commemoration ceremony early after she felt overheated and went to her daughter's apartment, the Clinton campaign said
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Where is Melania Trump?
Where has Melania Trump been since her speech at the Republican National Convention? CNN's Randi Kaye reports.
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Why are pianos popping up around city?
As CNN's Jonathan Mann reports, pianos are popping up on the streets of Atlanta and they are for everyone to play.
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Ship weathers 10,000-pound explosives

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N. Korea nuke test: More to come?
North Korea has performed its fifth and potentially most powerful nuclear test yet. What do you need to know about it? CNN's Will Ripley has the answers.
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Why is this small UK town making news?
As CNN's Isa Soares reports, residents of a small village are changing their daily habits to help save energy.
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North Korea's nuclear tests: A timeline
Ten years, five nuclear tests, and they appear to be getting stronger. Tests over the years reflect the North's desire to increase its military capabilities.
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$3B stealth warship sets sail
The $3 billion USS Zumwalt destroyer has left port in Maine and is on its way to an upcoming commissioning ceremony in Maryland.
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Cotton candy freak out goes viral
Beatrix Hart went viral after she tried cotton candy for the first time at a Seattle Mariners game.
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Pacquiao: Duterte realizes what he said
Philippine Senator Manny Pacquiao talks to CNN about Rodrigo Duterte's comments towards President Obama.
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