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Virgin Galactic loses $500 million spaceship

The Virgin Galactic spaceship that crashed Friday cost nearly $500 million to develop.

Virgin Galactic crash

KABC

Police: 1 dead in space plane crash

One person died and another was injured Friday when Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo test flight failed following what the company described as a "serious anomaly."

Burkina Faso embassy

David Jenkins/CNN

Burkina Faso President resigns

Burkina Faso's military chief is now the head of state of the West African nation, after unrest that led to the resignation of President Blaise Compaore.

Gen. Honore Nabere Traore said Friday that he has taken over presidential duties and that he will...

Kaci Hickox

WMTW

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...

Ax attack on cop car

CNN

Ax attack on D.C. cop prompts warnings

An officer with Washington's Metropolitan Police Department came under an unprovoked attack Friday from a man wielding an ax, police said.

Iraq map

CNN

US readying plan for advisers to Anbar

Pentagon officials are readying a plan that would deploy U.S. military advisers to the volatile Iraqi province of Anbar to advise and assist Iraqi security forces in a region currently dominated by ISIS militants.

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...

Jesse Matthew

Albemarle Charlottesville Regional Police

Sanity test sought for Hannah Graham suspect

An attorney for a man charged in the abduction of University of Virginia student Hannah Graham and assault of a different woman indicated Friday that he wants his client to undergo a sanity evaluation.

That development came as Jesse Matthew was arraig...

House of Representatives, Capitol

Burke Buckhorn/CNN

Senate control hinges on turnout

Democrats are heading into next week's election facing tough odds and their chances depend almost entirely on whether they're successful in encouraging women and African-Americans to vote.

Antares rocket explodes, NASA rocket explodes

NASA

Rocket operator deliberately destroyed it

The unmanned Antares rocket that exploded off the coast of Virginia was deliberately destroyed after it became apparent there was a problem, a spokesman for Orbital Sciences Corporation said Thursday.

The flight termination system was engaged, Barron ...

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Disasters in spaceflight

The Challenger

The crash of Virgin Galactic's SpaceshipTwo is just one example of space disasters through the years.

Famous manhunts in U.S. history

Eric Frein brought to court

CNN

The successful hunt for accused cop killer Eric Frein joins the ranks of other high-profile manhunts in U.S. history.

Daylight saving time explained

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istock

Daylight saving time ends this weekend. What's behind the tradition of turning our clocks back each fall?

Preserving your Halloween candy

SXC

Keep your Halloween candy alive long after the ghouls and goblins have been laid to rest.

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