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Google, Fidelity Fuel Elon Musk’s SpaceX With $1B Investment

SpaceX has raised $1 billion from Google and Fidelity in a deal that values the spaceship manufacturer at about $10 billion.

01/20/2015

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Hawthorne-Based SpaceX Calls Off Launch To Space Station At Last Minute

Hawthorne-based SpaceX called off its planned flight to the International Space Station on Tuesday because of rocket trouble.

01/06/2015

Elon Musk, co-founder and chief executive officer of Tesla Motors Inc., right, and Talulah Musk. (credit: Andrew Harrer-Pool/Getty Images)

Elon Musk, Actress Wife Split Again

Elon Musk and his wife are divorcing for a second time.

12/31/2014

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SpaceX Capsule Splashes Down In Pacific

The unmanned Dragon capsule parachuted into the Pacific, west of Mexico’s Baja Peninsula, on Saturday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/25/2014

Tesla Motors Chairman and CEO Elon Musk (credit: Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images)

Billionaire Shows Off New Spacecraft Designed To Ferry Astronauts To International Space Station

SpaceX is one of several private companies competing to build “space taxis” for NASA to replace the retired space shuttle fleet.

05/29/2014

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Easter Morning Delivery For Space Station

Space station astronauts got a special Easter treat: a cargo ship full of supplies.

04/20/2014

SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket with the Dragon space craft are readied on October 7, 2012 for an evening launch from Cape Canaveral, Florida, to the International Space Station. (credit: BRUCE WEAVER/AFP/GettyImages)

SpaceX Wins Contract For Japanese Telecom Launch

Space Exploration Technologies says it has been awarded a contract with Japan’s SKY Perfect JSAT Corp. to launch a telecommunications satellite aboard a Falcon 9 rocket in 2015.

01/10/2014

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Hawthorne-Based SpaceX Scrubs Satellite Launch

A Hawthorne-based space transport company was forced to scrub a privately-financed satellite launch for the second time this week over technical glitches.

11/29/2013

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SpaceX Launches Canadian Satellite From California

A SpaceX rocket carrying a Canadian satellite intended to track space weather launched from the California coast Sunday in what was billed as a test flight.

09/29/2013

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Hyperloop Wins Fans, But Doesn’t Spark Investor Interest

Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk urged the public to polish sketch plans he released last week for a “Hyperloop” that would shoot capsules full of people at the speed of sound through elevated tubes connecting Los Angeles and San Francisco.

08/23/2013

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SpaceX Dragon Cargo Ship Returns To Los Angeles

The SpaceX Dragon capsule was in Los Angeles Thursday after returning to Earth on Tuesday with a full science load from the International Space Station.

03/28/2013

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KNX On Your Corner: SpaceX

When NASA got out of the Space Shuttle business, it left an opening for aerospace start-up SpaceX to fill the gap.

03/08/2013

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket attached to the cargo-only capsule called Dragon lifts off from the launch pad on October 7, 2012 in Cape Canaveral, Florida. The rocket is bringing cargo to the International Space Station that consists of clothing, equipment and science experiments. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Dragon Ship Back On Earth After Space Station Trip

An unmanned space capsule carrying medical samples from the International Space Station has splashed down in the Pacific Ocean, completing the first official private interstellar shipment under a billion-dollar contract with NASA.

10/28/2012

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NASA To Examine Dragon Capsule At SpaceX’s Hawthorne Headquarters

NASA will visit SpaceX Thursday to take an up-close look at one of the company’s private dragon capsules.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/14/2012

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SpaceX Dragon Returns To Earth, Ends Historic Flight

The SpaceX Dragon spacecraft is back on Earth.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/31/2012

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