Massive clouds of black smoke were spotted by several Twitter users at Kennedy Space Center.
There's been an explosion on SpaceX'sCape Canaveral launch complex.
Multiple explosions were felt several miles away and witnesses uploaded photos to social media of the dark smoke billowing from the launch pad. In June previous year, a rocket carrying Nasa cargo to the International Space Station fell apart in-flight when a strut holding a helium bottle snapped, setting off a cascade of events that destroyed the rocket moments later.
"My initial thought was the building had been struck by lightning but the sound was a lot deeper and the windows kept rattling for a lot longer than a typical lightning strike", said an engineer working close by to the Observer. "Kennedy Space Center Emergency Operations Center personnel are monitoring the situation and are standing by to assist if required", said spokesperson Stephanie Martin in the statement.
This is the second major issue SpaceX has had with its signature launch vehicle, the Falcon 9 rocket.
This is illegal under European Union state aid rules as it allowed Apple to pay substantially less tax than other businesses. It said this was because Apple recorded all its sales in Ireland rather than in the countries where the products were sold.
USA soccer star Clint Dempsey is being evaluated at a Seattle-area hospital on Friday after experiencing an irregular heartbeat. Vincent and the Grenadines for a match in a week's time and then will play Trinidad and Tobago the Tuesday after that.
Price increases have scared off some buyers, especially in pricier markets, and led to a slowdown in the pace of sales. The index measures prices compared with those in January 2000 and creates a three-month moving average.
Mercedes' Nico Rosberg went largely unchallenged for the entire race out in front, cruising home to an easy victory. The F1 website reports that he was able to climb from the cockpit and has been taken to hospital for checks.
Turkish troops and allied Syrian rebels have been fighting Kurdish-led forces following an August 24 Turkish incursion into Syria. Syrian opposition activists have said at least 35 civilians were killed in northern Syria in the Turkish-led operation so far.
Paul LePage (R) told a radio station that he is considering resigning from his position before the conclusion of his second term. But yesterday, he went further, saying it's a "fact" they came from the two MA cities, as well as NY and CT .
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Trump backer tweets cartoon of Clinton in blackface
He then made the same points that Trump has been making about urban centers, but he admitted not talking to Trump about the tweet. Several hours later, Burns had changed his tune. sort of. "Was that racist or not?" "But the message is the same", Burns said.
Italy relents, will hold funeral in quake town
Nearly 30 people died in earthquakes in northern Italy in 2012 and more than 300 in the city of L'Aquila in 2009. Another 50 people were killed in neighboring Le Marche region where a state funeral was held over the weekend.
Justin Bieber accidentally returns to Instagram
There are some days, we wondered if, seeing Justin Bieber partying with a mystery blonde, he was not separated from Sofia Richie. When Bieber got into hot water with "Jelena" loyalists for posting photos of his alleged new paramour, Gomez called him out.
Michigan firefighters killed in crash identified
Johnson, a member of a wildland firefighting crew from MI , was driving one of three trucks traveling from MI to Utah for a fire. Two firefighters traveling to fight a fire in Utah were killed and several were injured in a crash Saturday in Minnesota.
Lightning strike kills more than 300 reindeer in Norway
Most were now in good condition, except one man who had to be resuscitated at the scene and remained in hospital, he said. A hunting warden first found the herd Friday, during an inspection of the area, which is in the country's central region.
Trump tones it down on immigration, or does he?
Trump denied in an interview Monday morning on Fox News that he was "flip-flopping" on the issue of illegal immigration. He said he will have a "really fair but firm answer" to the immigration issue, but didn't elaborate.
Tropical Storm Gaston is moving northwest in the Atlantic
Hurricane Gaston in the mid-Atlantic should weaken into a tropical storm Thursdayas it continues into open water, far from land. CDT, Tropical Storm Gaston was located about 820 miles east-southeast of Bermuda and was moving northwest at 15 mph.