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Map of SpacecraftTwo crash

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1 pilot dead in Virgin's spaceship failure

The first sign there was a problem Friday with Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo came at about 45,000 feet, just two minutes after the spaceplane separated from the jet-powered aircraft that carried it aloft, officials said.

It wasn't something overt wi...

FAMU campus

CNN

Former band member guilty in hazing death

The alleged ringleader of a group of Florida A&M University marching band students who beat drum major Robert Champion Jr. in a 2011 hazing incident was convicted Friday of multiple charges related to Champion's death, according to CNN affiliate CFN13.

Andrew Tahmooressi

Jill Tahmooressi

Mexico orders release of US Marine

A Mexico court has ordered the release of U.S. Marine reservist Andrew Paul Tahmooressi, held in a Mexican prison since March on a weapons charge, a Mexican federal government press release said Friday.

Ferguson Chief Thomas Jackson

REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Ferguson chief may be rethinking future

The police chief of Ferguson, Missouri, may be considering whether to step down after months of protests following the death of unarmed black teenager Michael Brown by a white police officer.

Sturm Ruger and Company guns

REUTERS/Eric Thayer

America's gun stores are overstocked

There's a glut of guns for sale in America. Gun dealers have overstocked, and now they're just selling off the inventory that they have, without ordering much from manufacturers.

Dome of the Rock, Western Wall, Jerusalem, Israel

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Israel partially reopens access to holy site

Israel partially reopened access to the Temple Mount for Muslim prayers Friday, a day after taking a rare step of closing it amid Israeli-Palestinian tensions following the shooting of a controversial rabbi and subsequent killing of a suspect.

Virgin Galactic SpaceShipTwo

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NBC is developing a reality show with Virgin Galactic

NBC is developing a reality TV series called "Space Race" with Virgin Galactic, whose SpaceShipTwo exploded on Friday.

Virgin Galactic SpaceShipTwo

Virgin Galactic

Virgin Galactic loses $500 million spaceship

The Virgin Galactic spaceship that exploded Friday, claiming at least one life, cost nearly $500 million to develop.

Virgin has sold more than 700 tickets, each costing more than $250,000, for future flights. Several celebrities have already signed up...

Eric Frein booking photo

Pike County Jail

Frein search ends, life resumes

Whew.

After 48 days of living with helicopters, heavily armed police officers, the rumors and constant questions -- where is he? -- the people of northeast Pennsylvania can finally relax.

The manhunt for Eric Matthew Frein, accused of killing a Pennsyl...

Kaci Hickox

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Judge rejects Ebola quarantine for Maine nurse

A Maine judge on Friday ruled in favor of a nurse who defied a quarantine in a tense standoff with state authorities, saying local health officials failed to prove the need for a stricter order enforcing an Ebola quarantine.

District Court Chief Judg...

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