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SpaceX's First Private Passenger is Japanese Fashion Magnate Maezawa

HAWTHORNE, CALIFORNIA - SpaceX, Elon Musk's space transportation company, on Monday named its first private passenger as Japanese businessman Yusaku ...


Past NASA Chiefs Gather for Space Agency's 60th Anniversary

ORLANDO, FLORIDA - NASA chiefs going back 30 years have come together to mark the space agency's 60th anniversary. Five ...


Kissimmee motorcyclist killed in Osceola County crash

.The crash happened about 4:10 p.m. at Old Tampa Highway and Broad Street, FHP Lt. Kim Montes said. A 2006 ...


Lake County Boy Scouts build outdoor food pantries in 'neighbors helping neighbors' spirit

Boy Scout troop, providing free food to anyone in need.Life Scout Rafe Reynolds, 16, was inspired by the 'Little Free ...


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North Korean leader vows to shut main missile testing site

PYONGYANG, North Korea - Hailing the progress made in inter-Korean relations at the end of the third summit held between ...

Russia blames 'tragic chance events' for Syria plane downing

MOSCOW, Russia - After accusing Israel of indirectly causing the downing of a Russian military plane near Syria, the Russian ...

China responds to Trump's new tariffs with its own duties

BEIJING, China - Worries among businesses in the U.S. and China intensified further this week, after both the countries exchanged ...

Russia, Turkey enforce demilitarized zone in Syria's Idlib

MOSCOW, Russia - Supporting the Syrian President Bashar al Assad in his fight against rebels, Russia, along with the Government ...

Trump suggested Sahara wall to stem migrants: Madrid

Spain's foreign minister revealed that US President Donald Trump suggested building a wall along the Sahara desert to stem the ...

Critics Blast Lviv's Ban On Russian-Language Culture

KYIV -- It's a measure some Ukrainians claim is necessary to fight Russia's potent 'hybrid warfare.' But critics, including Western ...

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Japanese crypto exchange suffers massive attack

TOKYO, Japan - The Japanese cryptocurrency exchange Zaif revealed a massive hacking attack on Thursday, in which the exchange is believed ...

U.K. regulator slaps fine of 500,000 pounds on Equifax

LONDON, U.K. - Equifax's U.K. arm was slapped with a fine worth 500,000 pounds by the U.K. regulator, over the ...

EU calls on Facebook, Twitter to comply with consumer rules

BRUSSELS, Belgium - As regulators in the European Union continue to crackdown on U.S. social media giants over privacy and ...

Sky set to go into rare auction this weekend

LONDON, U.K. - In a bid to resolve a bidding war that started in December 2016, now, the Takeover Panel ...

Amazon hopes to launch 3,000 cashierless food stores

SEATTLE, U.S. - Amazon, which launched its first cashierless food store in Seattle in December 2016 and has since unveiled ...

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Bye Bye Bugs Scientists Fear Non-Pest Insects Are Declining

OXFORD, PENNSYLVANIA - A staple of summer - swarms of bugs - seems to be a thing of the past. ...


Struggling Florida State looks to fix offensive line

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- So many parts of Florida State's football team were criticized following a 30-7 rout by Syracuse last ...


Dual quarterbacks working for Clemson

Two quarterbacks may indeed be better than one, particularly if they're posting similar numbers. That certainly has proven to be ...


Water interruptions continue to plague Joburg

Northern Johannesburg residents' water woes appear to be far from over as Johannesburg Water struggles to restore supply to several ...


As fans get last chance to see Angels Ohtani this year

OAKLAND, Calif. -- Oakland Athletics fans will get to see Shohei Ohtani one last time in 2018 at the same ...


Braves, Freeman ready for a fight from Phillies

ATLANTA -- The Phillies get the Braves in Philadelphia for three games to end the regular season, but it may ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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