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NASA mulls buying new rides to space from Russia amid program delays

NASA mulls buying new rides to space from Russia amid program delaysThe U.S. space agency has since had to rely on Russia’s Roscosmos program to ferry astronauts to the orbital space station at a cost of roughly $ 80 million per seat, NASA has said. After 2019 there are no seats available on the spacecraft for U.S. crew, and a NASA advisory panel recommended on Friday that the U.S. space program develop a contingency plan to guarantee access to the station in case technical problems delay Boeing and SpaceX any further. A NASA spokesman on Friday characterized a solicitation request NASA filed on Wednesday as a contingency plan.



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Tom Brady Fans: This Meal Delivery Program Lets You Eat Just Like Your Favorite QB

Tom Brady Fans: This Meal Delivery Program Lets You Eat Just Like Your Favorite QBGOAT quarterback skills not included.



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The Latest: Trump calls for expanded missile defense program

The Latest: Trump calls for expanded missile defense programWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the Trump administration's missile defense strategy (all times local):



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Brazil take first step in program to join nuclear-powered sub club

Brazil take first step in program to join nuclear-powered sub clubPresident Michel Temer and his right-wing successor, President-elect Jair Bolsonaro, both pressed the button that lowered into the sea the 1,700-ton submarine named Riachuelo at a Rio de Janeiro naval base. Temer’s wife, Marcela, had christened the vessel, by smashing a champagne bottle against its hull. The submarines being built by the Brazilian Navy in partnership with France’s defense company Naval Group, formerly known as DCNS, are a modified version of the Scorpene class diesel-powered submarine.



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Mexican president says he and Trump discussed joint program on migration

Mexican president says he and Trump discussed joint program on migrationMexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador spoke by telephone with U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday and discussed the issue of migration, he said in a tweet. The two leaders discussed the possibility of creating a joint program for development and job creation in Central America and Mexico, Lopez Obrador said. The White House did not immediately respond to a request for comment.



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FedEx announces it is cutting its NRA discount program citing decline in business

FedEx announces it is cutting its NRA discount program citing decline in businessFedEx confirmed to Reuters' Breakingviews on Tuesday that it is ending a



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FedEx Ends NRA Discount Program, Citing Low Shipping Volume

FedEx Ends NRA Discount Program, Citing Low Shipping VolumeFedEx has used the slogan "The World on Time" in varying capacities since



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Self-driving cars may hit U.S. roads in pilot program – NHTSA

Self-driving cars may hit U.S. roads in pilot program - NHTSAFully self-driving cars may be on the fast lane to U.S. roads under a pilot program the Trump administration said on Tuesday it was considering, which would allow real-world road testing for a limited number of the vehicles. Self-driving cars used in the program would potentially need to have technology disabling the vehicle if a sensor fails or barring vehicles from traveling above safe speeds, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) said in a document made public Tuesday. NHTSA said it was considering whether it would have to be notified of any accident within 24 hours and was seeking public input on what other data should be disclosed including near misses.



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Federal judge rules against Texas request to end 'Dreamers' program

Federal judge rules against Texas request to end 'Dreamers' programJudge Andrew Hanen declined to order the U.S. government halt a program that shields young immigrants from deportation.



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Netanyahu and Bolton discussions focus on Iran nuclear program

Netanyahu and Bolton discussions focus on Iran nuclear programWhite House national security adviser John Bolton arrived in Israel on Sunday on the first leg of an overseas trip, and met Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, with Iran the focus of talks. Bolton is one of the U.S. administration’s leading hawks in dealing with Iran’s nuclear program. “We’ve got great challenges for Israel, for the United States, for the whole world – the Iran nuclear weapons program and ballistic missile programs are right at the top of the list,” Bolton said.



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