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By Maureen Ryan, Chicago Tribune Jul. 10--Last summer, two new cable dramas went head to head at 9 p.m. Thursdays. One was AMC's low-rated but critically adored "Mad Men," which won rave reviews and is seemingly everywhere in the media as its July 27 Season 2 premiere approaches.
By SANDY COHEN, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS The shoe phone on TV's "Get Smart" wasn't just a sneaky spy gadget; it was a technological marvel: a wireless, portable telephone that could be used anywhere though it did require a dime to make a call.
This story was updated at 3:34 p.m. EST. The planned Friday launch of a new U.S. spy satellite has been delayed by space debris from last week's destruction of its disabled predecessor, the mission's launch provider said Wednesday. Initially slated for a Feb.
The unprecedented downing of an errant spy satellite by a Navy missile makes clear that the Pentagon now has a new weapon in its arsenal: an anti-satellite missile adapted from the nation's missile defense program.
This story was updated at 10:09 a.m. EST. CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla.
The U.S. military has issued aircraft advisories for a large area of the Pacific Ocean for the evenings of Feb. 20 and Feb. 21, setting off speculation that it will attempt to shoot down a wayward U.S. spy satellite on one or both of those nights.
This story was updated at 11:59 p.m. EST. HOUSTON — NASA will call up a backup landing strip for the space shuttle Atlantis next week to give the U.S. military more leeway to shoot down an ailing spy satellite, mission managers said Friday.
An amateur astronomer in Wirral has captured the first image of a top-secret US spy satellite which is expected to crash to Earth in the next few weeks.
A large U.S. spy satellite has lost power and could hit the Earth in late February or March, government officials said Saturday.
U.S. launches secret spy satellites WASHINGTON, June 15 (Xinhua) -- The United States launched a pair of intelligence-gathering satellites on Friday from Cape Canaveral, Florida, U.S. media reported.
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