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Russian rocket engines suspected in launch blast

Russian rocket engines suspected in launch blast

Several outside experts cast suspicion on the 1960s-era Russian-built engines.

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Russian rocket engines suspected in launch blast

Russian rocket engines suspected in launch blast

This image provided by NASA shows the Orbital Sciences Corporation Antares rocket, with the Cygnus spacecraft onboard, as it suffers a catastrophic anomaly moments after launch from the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport Pad OA, Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, at NASA's Wallops Flight Facility in Virgi…

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Russian rocket engines suspected in launch blast

Russian rocket engines suspected in launch blast

An unmanned Orbital Sciences Corp.'s Antares rocket headed for the International Space Station lifts off from the Wallops Flight Facility on Wallops Island, Va. on Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014 shortly before exploding. No injuries were reported following the first catastrophic launch in NASA's com…

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Russian rocket engines suspected in launch blast

Russian rocket engines suspected in launch blast

This image taken from video provided by NASA TV shows Orbital Sciences Corp.'s unmanned rocket blowing up over the launch complex at Wallops Island, Va., just six seconds after liftoff. The company says no one was believed to be hurt and the damage appeared to be limited to the facilities. (…

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Russian rocket engines suspected in launch blast

Russian rocket engines suspected in launch blast

An unmanned Orbital Sciences Corp.'s Antares rocket headed for the International Space Station lifts off from the Wallops Flight Facility on Wallops Island, Va. on Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014 shortly before exploding. No injuries were reported following the first catastrophic launch in NASA's com…

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Russian rocket engines suspected in launch blast

Russian rocket engines suspected in launch blast

Dave Uhrich, an Ocean City High School physics teacher, center, holds a computer tablet as a gathering of people who were on the Ocean City Boardwalk, in Ocean City, NJ, to view a rocket launched from Virginia crashes after takeoff Tuesday, Oct., 27, 2014. The rocket was carrying supplies to…

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Russian rocket engines suspected in launch blast

Russian rocket engines suspected in launch blast

This image taken from video provided by NASA TV shows Orbital Sciences Corp.'s unmanned rocket blowing up over the launch complex at Wallops Island, Va., just six seconds after liftoff. The company says no one was believed to be hurt and the damage appeared to be limited to the facilities. (…

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Russian rocket engines suspected in launch blast

Russian rocket engines suspected in launch blast

An unmanned Orbital Sciences Corp. Antares rocket headed for the International Space Station explodes shortly after liftoff from the Wallops Flight Facility on Wallops Island, Va. on Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014. No injuries were reported following the first catastrophic launch in NASA's commercia…

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Russian rocket engines suspected in launch blast

Russian rocket engines suspected in launch blast

Spectators in Chincoteague, Va. watch the fireball from the explosion of the unmanned Orbital Sciences Corp.'s Antares rocket and Cygnus cargo capsule seconds after liftoff from Wallops Island, Va. on Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014. No injuries were reported following the first catastrophic launch i…

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Russian rocket engines suspected in launch blast

Russian rocket engines suspected in launch blast

Dave Uhrich, an Ocean City High School physics teacher, center, holds a computer tablet on the Ocean City Boardwalk in Ocean City, N.J. to show people the launch and explosion of a rocket launched from Wallops Island, Va. on Tuesday, Oct., 27, 2014. The rocket was carrying supplies to the In…

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Russian rocket engines suspected in launch blast

Russian rocket engines suspected in launch blast

An unmanned Orbital Sciences Corp.'s Antares rocket explodes shortly after takeoff at Wallops Flight Facility on Wallops Island, Va. on Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014. No injuries were reported following the first catastrophic launch in NASA's commercial spaceflight effort. (AP Photo/Eastern Shore N…

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Slithering lava sends Hawaii residents from homes

Slithering lava sends Hawaii residents from homes

Denise Lagrimas, right, and her brother Beatle Rodriguez pack dishes at their home in Pahoa, Hawaii on Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014 as they prepare to move to another town away from the threat of lava. The family's single-story home is just across the street from properties where lava from Kilauea…

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Lava flow sends Hawaii residents from homes

Lava flow sends Hawaii residents from homes

Lava is moving at 5.5 yards per hour toward homes and businesses.

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Slithering lava sends Hawaii residents from homes

Slithering lava sends Hawaii residents from homes

As of Tuesday, a river of asphalt-black lava was less than the length of a football field from homes in the Big Island community of Pahoa. The flow is advancing at a rate of 5.5 yards per hour, according to the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory. 

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AP investigation: US health system unprepared for Ebola

The U.S. health-care apparatus is so unprepared and short on resources to deal with the deadly Ebola virus that even small clusters of cases could overwhelm parts of the system, according to an Associated Press review of readiness at hospitals and other components of the emergency medical network.

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Lava burns shed as it creeps toward Hawaii homes

Lava burns shed as it creeps toward Hawaii homes

This Oct. 26, 2014 photo provided by the U.S. Geological Survey a Hawaii Volcano Observatory geologist mapping the margin of the June 27 lava flow in the open field below Cemetery Road near the town of Pahoa on the Big Island of Hawaii. Dozens of residents in this rural area of Hawaii were p…

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Lava burns shed as it creeps toward Hawaii homes

Lava burns shed as it creeps toward Hawaii homes

This Oct. 27, 2014 photo provided by the U.S. Geological Survey shows the lava flow from Kilauea Volcano that began on June 27 with Apa?a St., pictured at bottom, and Pahoa Village Road at upper left near the town of Pahoa on the Big Island of Hawaii. Residents of the small town have had wee…

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Lava burns shed as it creeps toward Hawaii homes

Lava burns shed as it creeps toward Hawaii homes

This Oct. 25, 2014 photo provided by the U.S. Geological Survey shows a Hawaii Volcano Observatory geologist standing on a partly cooled section of lava flow near the town of Pahoa on the Big Island of Hawaii. Note the thin red horizontal line of molten lava visible along the bottom third of…

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Lava burns shed as it creeps toward Hawaii homes

Lava burns shed as it creeps toward Hawaii homes

In this Oct. 27, 2014 photo provided by the U.S. Geological Survey, the lava flow from Kilauea Volcano that began on June 27 nears the town of Pahoa on the Big Island of Hawaii. Residents of the small town have had weeks to prepare for what's been described as a slow-motion disaster. County …

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Lava burns shed as it creeps toward Hawaii homes

Lava burns shed as it creeps toward Hawaii homes

In this Oct. 27, 2014 photo provided by the U.S. Geological Survey, lava flow from Kilauea Volcano that began on June 27 burns through thick vegetation below the pasture downslope of the Pahoa cemetery near the town of Pahoa on the Big Island of Hawaii. Residents of the small town have had w…

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