Gen. Wayne Monteith, 45th Space Wing Commander, demolished the almost 200-foot-tall towers at 7 a.m. July 12 at Space Launch Complex 17, Cape Canaveral Air Force Station.
The plot, originally designated Launch Complex 17 was built to support testing of the first operational ballistic missile of the United States "Thor".
After half a century of activity and 300 rocket launches, the two towers at LC-17 were retired today with a round of explosives.
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State police detectives and prosecutors from the Norfolk District Attorney's Office say a shooting suspect is in custody. Sunday at a local hospital where authorities say the suspect Emanuel Lopes, 20, was allegedly driving recklessly.
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Conor McGregor was a guest of Russian Federation president Vladimir Putin for Sunday's World Cup final between France and Croatia. He wrote: 'Today I was invited to the World Cup final as a guest of Russian President Vladimir Putin .
However, all good things must come to an end.
The last launch from the towers came on September 10, 2011, when United Launch Alliances Delta II program sent gravity mapping probes to the moon for NASA. The Delta program itself is ending soon so it's unlikely these towers would ever see action again. Although the first launches were unsuccessful, later in this place there have been several breakthroughs in space exploration. "It gives me a great feeling to remember all of the wonderful missions that I've been able to be a part of. It's a bittersweet day as we say goodbye to these iconic towers, but their demolition paves the way for innovation as Moon Express comes to work on the same hallowed ground as the LC-17 crews".
Many gathered to watch the implosion of Launch Complex 17.
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Trump's comments will plunge the transatlantic "special relationship" to new lows, making for extremely awkward talks with May. Prime Minister Theresa May will host Mr Trump and his wife Melania at a dinner at Blenheim Palace this evening.
In 2016, the city adopted a policy to release video and audio recordings within 60 days of a use-of-force incident. Police released the video earlier than normal "to dispel inaccurate information", Guglielmi said on Twitter .
There, a John was offering $1,200 for "sex acts with the child", according to Montgomery County District Attorney Brett Ligon. They said she forwarded photos of young girls and asked if there was anyone who wanted " to have fun " with her daughter.
Mr Unsworth was part of an global team of cave-diving experts who rescued the group of 12 teenage boys and their coach last week. He hit back at his critics this week, saying the dive team had instructed him to keep working on the submarine.
Prince William and Kate Middleton have opted for friends, rather than immediate family members, as is custom for royal children. Then only eleven weeks old, Louis was dressed in a white lace, satin-lined christening gown.
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Here, we are all united. "We've had lots of problems in France these past years", he said, recalling deadly terror attacks. Typically, celebrations in France end up with some broken shop windows and other destruction, and Sunday was no exception.
In the runup to the summit, Tusk delivered a blunt message to Trump to stop criticising European allies . Speaking on the BBC , she said: "He told me I should sue the European Union - not go into negotiations".
Chief Waller told reporters that the crowd became combative, throwing bottles and jumping on top of a squad vehicle . A weapon was recovered at the scene , he said , but did not say whether the man was armed when he was shot.
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He was born in Hawaii, where he spent most of his childhood raised by his mother, a white American from Kansas. Obama is also expected to meet Raila Odinga , the opposition leader now working with Kenyatta's government.
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Obama's arrival is a stark contrast to his Friday July 24, 2015 visit when there was complete shutdown of the country. Former US President Barack Obama's stopped off in Kenya ahead of his visit to South Africa for Madiba's centenary.