Scott Powers

Orlando Sentinel

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After  Newt Gingrich 's big win in  South Carolina , polls showed him neck and neck with  Mitt Romney  in Florida.

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After Newt Gingrich 's big win in South Carolina , polls showed him neck and neck with Mitt Romney in Florida.

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Just before 11:30 today East Coast Time, the voices of NASA were heard describing the launch of a  Space Shuttle  for the last time.

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Just before 11:30 today East Coast Time, the voices of NASA were heard describing the launch of a Space Shuttle for the last time.

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Commander Mark Kelly and his crew were on their way to the launch pad this morning, when NASA  scrubbed  the much-awaited last launch of space shuttle Endeavour.

Endeavour Launch Scrubbed

Commander Mark Kelly and his crew were on their way to the launch pad this morning, when NASA scrubbed the much-awaited last launch of space shuttle Endeavour.

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