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A new American space era: NASA launches Orion spacecraft — NASA will attempt to launch its Orion spacecraft for a second time on Friday after the agency was forced to scrub Thursday's launch due to weather and a technical glitch. Orion is scheduled to lift off at 7:05 a.m. ET for a historic test flight that is NASA's first step into a new era in human spaceflight.

NASA's Orion spacecraft will get humans one step closer to Mars

Ferguson shooting eyewitness accounts: 5 questions they answered — After poring over evidence, hearing eyewitness testimonies for months, 12 jurors deliberated for two days before voting to not indict Ferguson officer Darren Wilson for shooting Michael Brown. Prosecutor Robert McCulloch released the evidence that was presented to the grand jury, including more than 20 eyewitness accounts of the shooting.

What Ferguson really lost last night? Hope. — Jeniece Andrews and her husband Eddie own an antiques shop called Hidden Treasures just a few blocks from the Ferguson Police Department on South Florissant Avenue. Last month, Andrews, who is black, said someone came into her shop and told her that people were getting ready to boycott her store.

Ferguson across America: The front pages after no indictment — Officer Darren Wilson will not be charged for the shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown after a grand jury voted against indictment on Monday. Anger in Ferguson spilled over into neighboring suburbs and even echoed in cities throughout America. These are the major front pages the morning after.

No indictment for Ferguson cop who shot Michael Brown

Ferguson timeline: How we got here — What happened in Ferguson? A timeline of the Michael Brown shooting case that highlights the major news events through mid-November.

10 Republicans who want to sue Obama over his immigration plan — In a primetime address on Thursday evening, President Obama laid out his plan to overhaul the immigration system with a series of executive actions to protect millions of undocumented workers from deportation. Just moments after the president stepped away from his podium, Republicans lashed out against the action.

Bill Cosby asked AP to 'scuttle' this interview footage — The Associated Press on Thursday released a previously unaired portion of a Bill Cosby interview in which the comedian was asked about sexual abuse allegations. "No, no, we don't answer that," Cosby told the AP's reporter, during a Nov. 6 interview that was primarily about Cosby and his wife loaning art for a museum exhibit.

14 of his iconic films and plays — Award-winning director Mike Nichols passed away suddenly on Wednesday evening at age 83. During his career, which spanned more than 50 years, Nichols gave us films that became cultural icons. He was among the very few to take home all four major awards: Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony.
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Dec 19, 2014

RT @JulieATate: Ok. This is officially a thing. Obama is only taking questions from women. It appears!

Dec 19, 2014

"We cannot have a society in which some dictator someplace can start imposing censorship in the United States."…

Dec 19, 2014

Obama on Sony: YES they made a mistake not releasing the movie. WHOA.…

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