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Musk’s SpaceX sues US Air Force over rocket-building contracts

A SpaceX spokesperson said the company sued to 'ensure a level playing field for competition.'

Four killed as thousands protest at border, but Gaza-Israel truce holds

The rocket attack and Israeli response did not cause any casualties, according to the Israeli army and witnesses in Gaza.

Rockets clinch playoff spot, Warriors reach 50 wins

NBA scoring leader Harden had an average night but it was enough to help the Rockets book a postseason berth.

Harden completes set as Rockets trounce Hawks

Harden stared against the Hawks on his way to NBA record.

Seoul closely monitoring N.Korea for ‘missile launch’

South Korea's military begins monitoring N.Korea after satellite images of a missile launch in Pyongyang cause an international alarm.

Heat bring Rockets back to earth, Paul injured

James Harden led the Rockets with 35 points, 12 assists and six rebounds.

Harden’s 50-point triple-double propels Rockets, Nowitzki returns

Harden added 11 assists and 10 rebounds for his second triple-double of the season and his second 50-point game.

Rockets blast Blazers, Spurs eclipse Suns

Rockets point guard Chris Paul produced a triple double with 11 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists as Houston improved to 12-14.

Russian space agency sees Musk on horizon as monopoly set to...

Roscosmos’s press service declined to comment on the potential loss of revenue from NASA.

Rocket launch in New Zealand brings quick, cheap space access

Rocket Lab represents a dramatic shift in the launch industry toward smaller, cheaper rockets that fly almost every day.

Israel accuses Syria, Iran of ordering Gaza rocket fire

The barrage of rockets triggered extensive retaliatory strikes by Israeli aircraft against Gaza that risked escalating into a wider conflict.

Rockets fired towards airport in Libya’s capital

It was not immediately clear who fired the rockets, one of which could be seen hitting the nearby Mediterranean Sea without causing casualties.

Israel, Hamas agree truce to end Gaza flare-up

A surge in cross-border rockets and air strikes in recent weeks have prompted the United Nations and Egypt to try to broker a truce to prevent another all-out conflict.

Casualties after several rockets fired into Kabul

The rocket attacks came two days after a suicide bomber blew himself up near Kabul international airport, killing at least 23 people, including AFP driver Mohammad Akhtar.

Israel fired “David’s Sling” interceptors at rockets launched in Syria

Israeli leaders worried Assad may try to defy a 1974 demilitarisation deal on the Golan.

Hamas rocket fire from Gaza hits Israel

The projectiles, which Israeli media said included rockets, caused no casualties or damage.

James brings Cavs back from brink, Rockets romp in NBA playoffs

LeBron James scored 45 points in another magnificent game seven performance Sunday, leading the Cleveland Cavaliers to a 105-101 victory over the Indiana Pacers and into the second round of the NBA playoffs.

Militants in UN disguise explode car bombs, rockets at Mali bases

The UN mission had confirmed that the complex attack had killed a UN peacekeeper.

Heat scorch Cavs as NBA leading Rockets romp

The Miami Heat continued their NBA playoff push on Tuesday with a 98-79 victory over LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers.

Walker’s 46 leads record Charlotte rout, Rockets soar

Kemba Walker scored 46 points Thursday in leading the Charlotte Hornets to a record-shattering 140-79 romp over visiting Memphis, one of the most lopsided routs in NBA history.

NBA: Harden helps Rockets hold off Clippers, Cavs lose

The Houston Rockets continued to steam toward the NBA playoffs on Thursday with a 101-96 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers while LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers' run of disappointment in Portland continued.

Rockets roll on as Spurs problems deepen

James Harden scored 28 points as the Houston Rockets tightened their grip on first place in the Western Conference on Monday with a 109-93 victory over the San Antonio Spurs.

NBA roundup: Rockets keep rolling, top Bucks for 17th straight

Houston Rockets continues to roll through teams for their 17th straight victory on the shoulders of the brilliance of Harden and Paul.

Israeli jets bombard Hamas positions in Gaza

Israel responds to rocket fire from the Palestinian enclave.