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Spacewalking astronauts tackle hoses, other station odd jobs

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — A pair of NASA astronauts floated out on a spacewalk Saturday to rearrange space station plumbing, careful to avoid toxic...

Former NASA astronaut eyes US Senate, advocacy group says

RALEIGH, N.C. — A nonprofit group encouraging STEM professionals to run for public office is pushing a former NASA astronaut to enter North Carolina's...

Next stop Mars: 3 spacecraft arriving in quick succession

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — After hurtling hundreds of millions of miles through space since last summer, three robotic explorers are ready to hit the...

Millie Hughes-Fulford, trailblazing astronaut, dies at 75

SAN FRANCISCO — Millie Hughes-Fulford, a trailblazing astronaut and scientist who became the first female payload specialist to fly in space for NASA, died...