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 1 yr | SpaceX lands Falcon 9 rocket on ocean platform for 1st time

              Private spaceflight company SpaceX has successfully landed its first-stage booster rocket on an ocean platform in the Atlantic Ocean, marking just the second time that a reusable rocket has been safely brought back to Earth. (more)   

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 2 yrs | Hurricane Joaquin strengthens near the Bahamas, may threaten U.S. East Coast

              Hurricane Joaquin is continuing to strengthen as it moves towards the central Bahamas, and preliminary forecasts indicate that the storm could possibly pose a threat to the U.S. East Coast, according to the U.S. National Hurricane Center. (more)

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 2 yrs | Danny weakens to a category 2 hurricane, expected to weaken further before reaching Caribbean islands - NHC

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 2 yrs | Hurricane Danny strengthens to category 2 storm

              Hurricane Danny has strengthened into a category two storm with maximum sustained winds near 105 miles (165 kilometers) per hour, and higher gusts, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) reports. The hurricane, located 930 miles (1,495 kilometers) east of the Leeward Islands, is continuing on a path towards the northern Lesser Antilles islands of the Caribbean. Forecasts expect Danny to weaken back to a tropical storm before it reaches France's Guadeloupe and other nearby islands on early Monday. The storm is then tentatively forecast to move over Puerto Rico on Tuesday and maintain tropical storm-strength as it hits the Dominican Republic and Haiti on Wednesday.   

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 2 yrs | Danny becomes a hurricane as it takes aim at Caribbean countries

              Tropical Storm Danny has strengthened into a category one hurricane in the east-central tropical Atlantic with maximum sustained winds near 75 miles (120 kilometers) per hour, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) reports. The storm, which is currently about 1,090 miles (1,755 kilometers) east of the Windward Islands, is expected to maintain hurricane-strength as it moves towards Caribbean countries.   

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Florida Amber Alert: Juliet Odierna abducted from Cape Coral

Santa Clarita Valley International Charter School on lockdown

Mary Rose Keadjuk: Missing woman found dead after 27 years

Suicide bomber attacks U.S. embassy in Montenegro

Cardiff University lecturer Malcolm Anderson dead at 48



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