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Space Florida Welcomes Vice President Mike Pence to Shuttle Landing Facility

Space Florida Welcomes Vice President Mike Pence to Shuttle Landing Facility

Boeing, Lockheed Martin, SpaceX, United Space Alliance, Orbital ATK, Blue Origin and other companies have leased space at or near Kennedy and are either operating private space endeavors from there or planning to there. John Logsdon, a noted space historian, author and space policy analyst, said the National Space Council has had a checkered on-again, off-again history.


Spokesman: Man arrested for making threat at senator's Tucson office

Spokesman: Man arrested for making threat at senator's Tucson office

He was arrested for Criminal Trespass in the 3rd Degree and Threats and Intimidation, according to Pima County Sheriff's Dept. spokesman Dep. Cody Gress . Scalise, 51, suffered a near-fatal gunshot wound in a mass shooting during a Congressional baseball practice on June 14. James Hodgkinson was killed by police after he fired up to 100 rounds.


Mexico: clashes between drug traffickers and police, 15 killed

Mexico: clashes between drug traffickers and police, 15 killed

Investigators believe the groups involved in the shootout were "La Linea" - the armed wing of the Juarez cartel - and hitmen from the powerful Sinaloa cartel, Esparza told AFP. Several cartels of drug operate along the border area with the United States, the primary destination for cocaine traffickers from South America. The incident is the latest in a series of deadly clashes between rival drug gangs and also with the police across Mexico.


Jennifer Lopez Releases New Song 'Ni Tu Ni Yo'

Jennifer Lopez Releases New Song 'Ni Tu Ni Yo'

She was joined by Gente de Zona who brought an extra energy to proceedings. That's what it's about, it's one of those things that when love comes, it just comes, it doesn't announce itself, and then it just takes over - ha! - you know what I mean? Lopez's vocals stand out over the song's intricate guitars and horns.


Governor vetoes IL budget bill

Governor vetoes IL budget bill

Rauner, a Republican , implored the General Assembly on Wednesday to sustain his vetoes of a $36 billion spending plan financed with a $5 billion income tax increase. He's confident there will be enough votes to override the veto. The House session was supposed to start at 1:30 p.m. More details will be posted as this story develops.


Manchester terrorist Salman Abedi did not act alone, say police

Manchester terrorist Salman Abedi did not act alone, say police

Abedi was not part of a larger network, the head of the North West Counter Terrorism unit has said. "We do however suspect others were either aware or complicit in the knowledge of this attack". British police are now hoping to speak to the terrorist's brother, Hashem Abedi, who was arrested in Tripoli with his father, Ramadan, following the attack and remains in custody in Libya.