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Drone strike kills four militants in Yemen: residents

DUBAI (Reuters) - Rockets fired from unmanned aircraft killed at least four suspected Islamist militants in southern Yemen late on Saturday, residents said. Full story

PBT: Report: Bulls, Rockets now front-runners for Camby (Heat not so much)

Marcus Camby is an unrestricted free agent, thank you very much Raptors. And big men who can protect the rim have real value around the league, so it is no shock the guy traded to then set free by Toronto has other suitors. Nothing has come together yet, but the Bulls and Rockets are the… Full story

Healing the wounds of war

   Abeed Sabha, 11, lost his leg in a rocket explosion outside his home in Syria. Helping him recover is his older brother and a small charity that helps wounded children from around the world get medical treatment in the U.S. NBC's Stephanie Gosk reports. 

3D-Printed Rocket Parts Excel in NASA Tests

Key rocket parts built using 3D-printing technology have passed another round of NASA firing tests, inspiring further confidence among space agency officials in this emerging manufacturing technique. Full story

Region Nine Blasts Off To Motivate Learning

Wichita Falls, TX. - Learning about science was hands on at Region Nine Friday.Teachers from across Texoma have been participating in a summer institute focusing on force, motion and matter.And too finish off the week they put what they learned in action. Rockets burst through the air, as an example Full story

Raytheon CFO: Too soon to mull financial consequences for failed missile test

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Raytheon Co's chief financial officer said on Thursday that it was too soon to discuss whether the company would have to take any charges for a failed U.S. missile-defense test this month, when its interceptor failed to separate from the rest of the rocket. Full story

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  Failed launch sends Russian rocket plummeting

A rocket carrying three navigation satellites crashed into Kazakhstan shortly after liftoff, one of several failed satellite launches in recent years. NBC’s Brian Williams reports.

  Dud! Russian rocket crashes into a fireball

An unmanned Russian rocket was seen veering off course and catching fire after an engine shutdown, destroying $200 million in satellites.

  China launches Shenzhou 10 space mission

A Chinese Long March rocket sends three spacefliers, including the country's second female astronaut, into orbit for a 15-day mission.

  Syrian civil war spilling into Lebanon

There are new fears on Sunday that the conflict in Syria could be spilling over into Lebanon after two rockets exploded in Beirut. NBC’s Richard Engel reports.

  Vega rocket launches from French Guiana

A successful launch for the European Space Agency's Vega VV02 rocket from French Guiana that is headed for space with three satellites. NBCNews.com's Dara Brown reports.

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