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If at first you don't succeed, try until you make history. For the first time, SpaceX has successfully landed part of its Falcon 9 rocket on a drone ship. That occurred in the Atlantic Ocean on Friday afternoon. SpaceX launched the rocket from the Cape Canaveral Air Force...
Joint Base San Antonio (Wikipedia photo) Two people are dead after a shooting Friday morning at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland -- an incident that involved an airman shooting his squadron commander, a Pentagon official told CNN on condition of anonymity. James Keith, spokesman...
Country music legend Merle Haggard, best known for such patriotic hits as "Okie From Muskogee" and "The Fightin' Side of Me," died Wednesday, his birthday, at his home in Northern California. He was 79. Haggard died of complications from pneumonia, his agent Lance Roberts told...
Ted Cruz's win over Donald Trump in Wisconsin means a contested GOP convention is not only possible, but may be probable. And Bernie Sanders reminded Hillary Clinton that the Democratic race isn't over yet. Wisconsin was a must-win for both Cruz and Sanders as the 2016 race...
Ford announced plans Tuesday to build a new plant in Mexico, investing $1.6 billion in the facility that will employ 2,800 workers. Ford insists that there will not be a loss to U.S. jobs. Still, the move is sure to stir up criticism. Donald Trump has repeatedly criticized Ford...
When the Alabama Legislature convenes Tuesday afternoon, lawmakers may begin their day by trying to kick out their governor. In a nutshell, here's why: Audio recordings surfaced last month of a sexually explicit conversation between Gov. Robert Bentley and one of his aides,...
Twitter will be live-streaming ten Thursday Night Football games this fall. Not just short video clips -- entire games. The surprise news came Tuesday at the conclusion of a bidding war between several digital video heavyweights. "People watch NFL games with Twitter today. Now...
Two people died in an Amtrak train collision near Philadelphia on Sunday morning, Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency spokeswoman Ruth Miller said. Amtrak said 31 people are being treated at hospitals for non-life-threatening injuries. The Amtrak passenger train derailed...
Donald Trump's campaign is accusing Tennessee Republican Party leaders of trying to unfairly appoint delegates to the Republican convention that do not support the Republican front-runner. "I can't believe I'm writing this but the Tennessee Republican Party wants to STEAL your...