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Space Shuttle Discovery Launches

Kennedy Space Center, Florida
2007-10-23
STS-120 is the current Space Shuttle mission to the International Space Station (ISS), that launched on October 23, 2007. It will deliver the Harmony module, and will reconfigure a portion of the station in preparation for future assembly missions. STS-120 is being flown by Space Shuttle Discovery, and will be the 23rd space shuttle mission to the ISS. The completion of the mission will leave eleven flights remaining in the Space Shuttle program until its end in 2010, excluding two as-yet-unconfirmed Contingency Logistic Flights. on of the station in preparation for future assembly missions.
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Jaycee Lee Dugard is Found after 18 Year Abduction - 1554 Walnut Ave. Antioch, California
Ryan Jenkins - Found Dead in Motel - Thunderbird Motel - Hope, British Columbia Canada
Jasmine Fiore Found Stuffed in Suitcase - 7400 Block of Franklin Street, Buena Park, California
Parachute Discovered by Children Could Be D.B. Cooper's - Clark County Washington (near Amboy)
Wendy's Shooting - Cherry Road and Military Trail, West Palm Beach, Florida
Fidel Castro Retires as President - Casa de Fidel - Castro's Home in Havana, Cuba
Northern Illinois University Shooting - Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, Illinois
Monte Carlo Resort and Casino Fire - Las Vegas, Nevada
Actor Heath Ledger Found Dead - 421 Broome Street, New York NY
Passenger Jet Lands Short of Runway - Heathrow Airport, London, England
Sir Edmund Hillary Dies at the Age of 88 - Auckland, New Zealand
Body of Pregnant Marine Maria Lauterbach Located - 103 Meadow Trail, Jacksonville, NC
Body of Meredith Emerson Located - Freeman Trail, Blood Mountain, Georgia
Assasination of Benazir Bhutto - Liaquat Bagh, Rawalpindi, Pakistan
Tiger Attack Kills One - San Francisco Zoo, San Francisco, California
Carnation Murders / Massacre 2007 - 346th Avenue NE Carnation, Washington
Oil Spill in South Korea - Mallipo Beach
Westroads Mall Shooting - Omaha, Nebraska
Hillary Clinton Presidential Campaign Office Hostage Crisis - 28 N. Main Street, Rochester, NH
The Peninsula Hotel Mutiny - Manila, Phillipines
Civil Unrest in France - Villiers-le-Bel, France
95th Annual Grey Cup - 2007 - Rogers Center, Toronto Ontario Canada
Cyclone Sidr - Bangladesh, Asia
Jokela School Shooting - Jokela, Tuusula, Finland
Boston Red Sox Win the 2007 World Series - Coors Field, Denver Colorado
Hurricane Noel Causes at Least 129 Deaths - Hispaniola
Space Shuttle Discovery Launches - Kennedy Space Center, Florida