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  1. VA extends veterans benefits to same-sex couples; Pentagon says...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The Washington Post

    At left, Space X's Falcon 9 rocket as it lifts off with a Dragon CRS7 spacecraft at Cape Canaveral, Fla., on Sunday. But the unmanned rocket exploded minutes after liftoff, following what was meant to be a routine cargo mission to the International Space Station.

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  2. Failed SpaceX rocket launch another setback for industry eager for the futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | The Washington Post

    Space X's Falcon 9 lifts off from Cape Canaveral, Fla., on June 28, 2015. It was a beautiful day on the cape, sunny and hot with patchy clouds - good weather for rocketry.

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  3. Elon Muska s SpaceX to attempt historic landingRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 28 | The Washington Post

    Elon Musk's space company is to attempt to land the first stage of a rocket onto a platform floating in the Atlantic Ocean on Sunday morning. If it succeeds, the feat will mark a historic breakthrough that could help dramatically lower the cost of spaceflight.

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  4. Jack King, voice of Apollo 11 moon shot, dies at 84Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | The Washington Post

    Jack King, a NASA public affairs official who became the voice of the Apollo moon shots, died June 11 at a hospice center near Kennedy Space Center in Florida. He was 84 and lived in Cocoa Beach, Fla.

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  5. Watch SpaceX passenger capsule pass a critical testRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | The Washington Post

    SpaceX's Dragon capsule sits on the launch pad at Cape Canaveral ahead of the "launch abort" test on May 6, 2015. As test flights go, it was quick and apparently easy, over in a few short minutes.

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  6. Watch SpaceX passenger capsule pass a critical testRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | The Washington Post

    SpaceX's Dragon capsule sits on the launch pad at Cape Canaveral ahead of the "launch abort" test on May 6, 2015. Photo courtesy SpaceX.

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  7. SpaceX rocket hits barge, Elon Musk says, but a too hard for survivalaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | The Washington Post

    SpaceX is trying to land a rocket booster on what it calls an autonomous spacesport droneship, essentially a floating barge at sea. Elon Musk's SpaceX successfully launched a spacecraft from Cape Canaveral, Fla.

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  8. NASA launches four spacecraft to study a phenomenon called magnetic reconnectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | The Washington Post

    The United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket with NASA's Magnetospheric Multiscale spacecraft onboard launches from Cape Canaveral on Thursday in Florida. At 10:44 p.m. ET on Thursday, NASA launched four identical spacecraft into orbit from Cape Canaveral in Florida.

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  9. A new space race emerges as NASA prepares to award contract to ferry supplies to space stationRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Clockwise from top left: SpaceX's Dragon V2 capsule , Sierra Nevada Corporation's DreamChaser , Oribtal ATK's Cygnus cargo ship and Boeing's CST-100 capsule . Lugging groceries and supplies to the astronauts on the International Space Station may not be as cool as ferrying the astronauts themselves into orbit.

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  10. SpaceX wona t try to land on a platform in the ocean because of rough seasRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | The Washington Post

    The unmanned Falcon 9 rocket launched by SpaceX on a cargo resupply service mission to the International Space Station , lifts off from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral, Fla., Jan. 10, 2015. Elon Musk's SpaceX called off a dramatic attempt to land the first stage of an unmanned rocket on a platform floating in the Atlantic Ocean on Wednesday because of extreme weather that is causing massive waves.

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  11. New satellite a " DISCOVR a " to monitor potentially damaging solar windsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | The Washington Post

    A new satellite tasked with monitoring the solar wind in Earth's neighborhood is scheduled for launch on Tuesday evening from Cape Canaveral, Florida, weather permitting. The launch of NOAA's Deep Space Climate Observatory mission marks a key point in ensuring continuous warnings of potentially-damaging solar eruptions.

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  12. As Elon Musk tries for another incredible rocket landing, a glimpse of the futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | The Washington Post

    The unmanned Falcon 9 rocket launched by SpaceX on a cargo resupply service mission to the International Space Station , lifts off from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral, Florida January 10, 2015. An unmanned Space Exploration Technologies mission blasted off on Saturday carrying cargo for the ISS, but efforts to reland the rocket on a sea platform failed, the firm said.

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  13. SpaceX resupply ship reaches space stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | The Washington Post

    About 5,000 pounds of much-needed supplies, from groceries to scientific experiments, reached the International Space Station early Monday, after months of delays, including a failed launch in October that exploded shortly after taking off. SpaceX's Dragon capsule docked at the space station, where it will remain for about a month before returning to Earth, two days after blasting off from Cape Canaveral, Fla.

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  14. Prominent lawyer Alan Dershowitz denies underage sex claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Prominent American lawyer Alan Dershowitz has filed a detailed denial of a woman's claims he had sexual contact with her when she was underage in a case also involving Britain's Prince Andrew - and now her two attorneys have sued him for alleged defamation. The court document filed late Monday says Dershowitz has multiple witnesses to refute the allegations made by the woman, identified only as Jane Doe No.

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  15. 5SpaceX shoots for launch to station, rocket landing on bargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | The Washington Post

    SpaceX is making another supply run to the International Space Station for NASA. But it's the rocket's return - not its takeoff - that has space fans talking.

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  16. Obama tells workforce to keep spirits up in a tough environmenta for federal governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | The Washington Post

    During remarks Tuesday to more than 2,800 senior federal employees, the president, rumored to be exploring options for a post-White House home base , joked that he might "hitch a ride" to Mars with NASA after his term ends. A NASA Orion capsule on top of a Delta IV rocket lifts off on its first unmanned orbital test flight from Complex 37 B at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station on Dec. 5, in Cape Canaveral, Fla.

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  17. NASAa s Orion wona t fly again until 2018 at the earliestRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | The Washington Post

    The Delta IV Heavy rocket with the Orion spacecraft lifts off from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral, Florida December 5, 2014. REUTERS/Steve Nesius NASA successfully launched a test flight of its new Orion spacecraft this morning, the first step in a program that could send humans to Mars in the 2030s.

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  18. Orion spacecraft captures a picture of Earth during its historic test flightRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | The Washington Post

    NASA's Orion spacecraft -- theoretically capable of carrying humans to Mars -- is now almost finished with its historic test flight. After three failed launch attempts on Thursday, the craft took off from Cape Canaveral, Fla.

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  19. Orion rocket lifts off in historic test flightRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | The Washington Post

    NASA's Orion spacecraft, atop a United Launch Alliance Delta 4-Heavy rocket, sits on the launch pad before its first scheduled unmanned orbital test flight from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014, in Cape Canaveral, Fla. The towering rocket carrying NASA's new Orion spacecraft blasted off just after sunrise Friday in a historic test flight designed to ultimately bring humans to Mars.

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  20. NASA to launch Orion test flight Thursday morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | The Washington Post

    At 7:05 a.m., NASA is expected to launch a new unmanned spacecraft called "Orion." The test flight is intended to move NASA closer to sending astronauts into deep space.

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