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  • CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., Sept 1- An explosion destroyed a Falcon 9 rocket belonging to Elon Musk's SpaceX and its cargo during preparations for a routine test firing at Cape Canaveral in Florida on Thursday, two days before it had been due to blast off and place a satellite in orbit. SpaceX said there were no injuries and that an "anomaly" during the static fire test...

  • CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., Sept 1- Two U.S. astronauts sailed through a seven-hour spacewalk outside the International Space Station on Thursday to pack up a spare cooling radiator and tackle other maintenance, a NASA TV broadcast showed. In their second spacewalk in two weeks, Commander Jeffrey Williams and Flight Engineer Kate Rubins left the station's airlock...

  • CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., Sept 1- An explosion destroyed a Falcon 9 rocket belonging to Elon Musk's SpaceX and its cargo during preparations for a routine test firing at Cape Canaveral in Florida on Thursday, two days before it had been due to blast off and place a satellite in orbit. SpaceX said there were no injuries and that an "anomaly" during the static fire test...

  • CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., Sept 1- An explosion destroyed a Falcon 9 rocket belonging to Elon Musk's SpaceX and its cargo during preparations for a routine test firing at Cape Canaveral in Florida on Thursday, two days before it had been due to blast off and place a satellite in orbit. SpaceX said there were no injuries and that an "anomaly" during the static fire test...

  • New video of SpaceX explosion

    New video of this morning's SpaceX explosion on the launch pad at Cape Canaveral.

  • CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., Sept 1- An explosion destroyed a Falcon 9 rocket belonging to Elon Musk's SpaceX and its satellite cargo during routine test firing at Cape Canaveral in Florida on Thursday, two days before it had been due to blast off and place the satellite in orbit. The large blast shook the launch pad leased by SpaceX at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station just...

  • Elon Musk

    CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports on Elon Musk's response to this morning's explosion.

  • SpaceX rocket explodes on launch pad

    CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports on what went wrong during a SpaceX launch that caused a rocket to explode, live from Cape Canaveral, Florida.

  • CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., Sept 1- Two U.S. astronauts went for a spacewalk outside the International Space Station on Thursday to pack up a spare cooling radiator and install a high-definition television camera outside the orbiting laboratory, a NASA TV broadcast showed. Commander Jeffrey Williams and Flight Engineer Kate Rubins left the station's airlock around...

  • CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., Sept 1- An explosion destroyed a Falcon 9 rocket belonging to Elon Musk's SpaceX during routine test firing at Cape Canaveral in Florida on Thursday, shaking buildings miles away and sending a thick plume of black smoke pouring into the air. The large blast shook the launch pad leased by SpaceX at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station just after 9...

  • SpaceX Falcon 9 caused by anomaly

    Discussing the latest details of the SpaceX Falcon 9 explosion at launch.

  • CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., Sept 1- An explosion destroyed a Falcon 9 rocket belonging to Elon Musk's SpaceX during routine test firing at Cape Canaveral in Florida on Thursday, shaking buildings miles away and sending a thick plume of black smoke pouring into the air. A spokesman for Cape Canaveral Air Force Station said there was a "significant" explosion just after 9...

  • Sept 1- An explosion rocked the launch site for Elon Musk's SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket at Cape Canaveral in Florida on Thursday and black smoke could be seen rising into the air from the facility, multiple U.S. media reports said. It was not clear if anyone was hurt by the blast, and a spokesman for SpaceX did not immediately return a call for comment.

  • SPACEX ROCKET EXPLODES ON FLORIDA LAUNCH PAD DURING PRELAUNCH TEST- NEWSPAPER.

  • Sept 1- An explosion rocked the launch site for Elon Musk's SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket at Cape Canaveral in Florida on Thursday and black smoke could be seen rising into the air from the facility, multiple U.S. media reports said. It was not clear if anyone was hurt by the blast, and a spokesman for SpaceX did not immediately return a call for comment.

  • EXPLOSION AT SPACEX FALCON 9 ROCKET LAUNCH SITE AT CAPE CANAVERAL IN FLORIDA- U.S.

  • It also includes four members who were born and raised in Puerto Rico. Biggs, who served in the administration of former Republican President George W. Bush, is a resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute, where he focuses on retirement issues. Biggs has written extensively about Social Security and the weak state of public and private pension...

  • The electric carmaker plans to raise money through an equity or debt offering, it said in a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. U.S. regulators are probing a May 7 fatality in Florida in which a driver using Tesla's Autopilot system crashed into a truck. The timing of the SEC filing on Tesla's fundraising plans "reinforces the need for...

  • SANTA CLARA, Cuba, Aug 31- The first scheduled commercial passenger flight from the United States to Cuba in more than half a century landed on Wednesday, opening another chapter in the Obama administration's efforts to improve ties and increase trade and travel with the former Cold War foe. While opening travel to cities like Santa Clara is seen as a foot in the...

  • Aug 31- The U.S. government on Wednesday granted eight U.S. airlines permission to begin scheduled commercial flights to Havana starting as early as this fall, with American Airlines Group Inc being awarded 35 direct flights a week. The U.S. Transportation Department granted 20 daily Havana flights now after previously assigning routes to several Cuban...