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WALLOPS ISLAND, Va. (AP) — NASA is reviewing data from a rocket launch that tested a new sub-payload deployment method for suborbital rockets.NASA says a Black Brant IX suborbital rocket was launched at 5 a.m. Thursday from the agency's Wallops ...more

AP News - 26 mins ago

DEERFIELD, Va. (AP) — A Virginia State Police spokeswoman says ground rescuers will resume searching for a pilot who went missing after an F-15 fighter jet crashed in a remote, heavily wooded area of western Virginia.Spokeswoman Corinne Geller s ...more

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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:1. OBAMA CONTEMPLATES CONGRESS' ROLE IN SYRIAN CRISISThe big question facing the president is whether or not to seek lawmakers' approva ...more

AP News - 2 hours ago

MADRID (AP) — Spain's telecommunications company Telefonica has raised its offer to buy Brazilian operator Global Village Telecom, or GVT, from French media conglomerate Vivendi to 7.45 billion euros ($9.82 billion) from 6.7 billion euros previously. ...more

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MIAMI (AP) — Hurricane Cristobal is expected to move rapidly toward the north Atlantic, staying away from Bermuda and passing south of Nova Scotia.The hurricane's maximum sustained winds early Thursday are near 75 mph (120 kph) with no significa ...more

AP News - 3 hours ago

The tail end of the NFL preseason signals something much more festive for tens of millions of fantasy football players around the world: the nearing of draft day.It's the main event — why you pore over niche websites, check trusted experts on Tw ...more

AP News - 3 hours ago

The tail end of the NFL preseason signals something much more festive for tens of millions of fantasy football players around the world: the nearing of draft day.It's the main event — why you pore over niche websites, check trusted experts on Tw ...more

AP News - 3 hours ago

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The jury is set to hear from the final witness in the public corruption trial of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen.U.S. District Judge James Spencer says at least one more rebuttal witness will testify ...more

AP News - 3 hours ago

The Associated Press-GfK poll on children's sports and injuries was conducted by GfK Public Affairs and Corporate Communications July 24-28. It is based on online interviews of 1,044 adults who are members of GfK's nationally representative KnowledgePa ...more

AP News - 3 hours ago

Parents are worried about their children playing football, but most haven't decided to keep their kids from putting on a helmet and stepping onto the field.According to an Associated Press-GfK poll, nearly half of parents said they're not comfor ...more